Headlines

6 days ago

Samsung's Galaxy Tab A to be available in the US starting May 1

41

Samsung has announced that both sizes of its Galaxy Tab A can be pre-ordered starting today, and will be available in US stores starting May 1.

Starting today you can pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Tab A from Samsung's site, and it will be making its way into several retailers on May 1. Running Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box, the Galaxy Tab A features 16GB of on-board memory along with a front and rear facing camera.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

Will the Sony Xperia Z4 be released in the UK, Europe or US?

24
Xperia Z4

After a Japan-only announcement, Sony's keeping quiet on the possibility of a global launch for the Z4.

Sony this morning made the Xperia Z4 official, in what was its lowest-profile announcement for a flagship-level product in years. It's a somewhat confusing half-upgrade from last year's Xperia Z3 that sees Sony slimming down its high-end offering, cutting back on battery capacity, while packing in a more powerful Snapdragon 810 CPU. Much of the rest of the hardware, including the 20.7-megapixel rear camera, appears almost identical to the Z3.

Even more confusing are Sony's rollout plans for the Z4.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

AT&T to begin selling ZTE Spro 2 Smart Projector on April 24

16

AT&T and ZTE team up to bring the Spro 2 Smart Projector to consumers around the US.

ZTE's 2-in-1 Smart Projector and mobile hotspot, the Spro 2, will be making its way to AT&T on April 24. AT&T will be the first to make this product commercially available. They have announced that the device will be available from their website, as well as in select retail stores nationwide. The ZTE Spro 2 features a 5-inch touch screen that allows you web access right, browse Google Play, check your emails and more right from the device.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

Cyanogen OS 12 update for OnePlus One temporarily pulled to add 'OK OnePlus' feature

51

The Cyanogen OS 12 software update for the OnePlus One has been halted temporarily due to the company wanting to add a new "OK OnePlus" feature for its owners.

The over-the-air rollout for Cyanogen's version on Android 5.0 Lollipop for the OnePlus One actually started a week ago.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

How to take better photos with the HTC One M9

28
HTC One M9

A few simple tips and tricks to help you to take great shots on your M9

The HTC One M9 marks a change in course for the Taiwanese manufacturer, as it relocates its Ultrapixel camera around the front, and settles on a traditional high-megapixel shooter for the main camera. The M9's 20-megapixel shooter has been one of the main points of contention among HTC fans and critics since the phone's arrival. It's not a bad camera, but it does require a little tweaking in order to get the best results.

We'll take a look at some basic tips for getting the most out of your M9's camera after the break.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

Twitter will now allow users to receive direct messages from anyone

13

Twitter is making a big change in its direct messaging feature, allowing users the option to receive direct messages from any other Twitter user.

Previously, Twitter only allowed for direct messages to be sent to people who followed each other on the service. Now users can make a change in their settings to allow anyone to message them. This option is opt-in only, so you don't have to do anything if you want to keep things the way they are.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

Latest LG Watch Urbane teaser is a beautiful look at Barcelona

14

The LG Watch Urbane was one of the hotter wearables we got our hands on at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona earlier this year. And while we're still waiting on the Android Wear device to become available — and it sounds like that's going to be sooner rather than later, because it'll be the first to have the latest Android Wear updates — LG's given us a new teaser.

If you've ever wondered about the city we visit each year for the latest in mobile tech, yes, it does look this cool.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

Get an unlocked, refurbished Samsung Galaxy S5 from eBay today only for $299

12

You can purchase an unlocked Samsung Galaxy S5 from eBay for $299, which is a 50 percent savings on the device.

If last year's technology doesn't bother you, eBay has quite the deal on the Samsung Galaxy S5, but the offer is good for today only. Priced at $299, a 50 percent savings, the Galaxy S5 features a 5.1-inch 1080p display, and has already received its Lollipop update.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

EE battery charger offer gets over 1 million requests in first four days

17

UK mobile operator EE's offer to give its customers a free portable smartphone battery charger has proven to be a popular one, with over 1 million requests from customers in just the first four days.

EE launched the offer to give its customers a free 2,600mAh Power Bar battery charger on Thursday, April 16.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

LG G Flex 2 makes its way to AT&T starting April 24 for $299

14

AT&T will begin selling the LG G Flex 2 both in-store and online on April 24 for $299 on a new two-year contract.

On April 24, AT&T will begin selling the platinum silver version of the LG G Flex 2 both in-store and online. The second-generation curved smartphone features a 5.5-inch Full HD P-OLED display powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Octa-core processor and 3GB of RAM.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

Android Wear gets support for Wifi, hands-free flicks and drawable emoji in new update

74

Google will launch a software update for Android Wear smartwatches soon that will add many new features, including some that won't require the use of a phone.

Google will also add some hands-free features to Android Wear devices in the next update, such as flicking a wrist to move to a new card, along with support for always-on apps on the smartwatch.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

Get the Fire HD 7 for $79 from Amazon today only

16

Amazon is selling the Fire HD 7 for $79.99 as part of a one-day only sale.

Today only, Amazon is offering the Fire HD 7 tablet for a $60 discount, bringing the price down to only $79.99. Today's deal is good for the 8GB variant of the 7-inch tablet, which is powered by a 1.5 GHz processor as well as a front and rear facing camera.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

How to block calls on the Samsung Galaxy S6

10

Every now and then you're going to need to block a call. Here's how to do it on the Samsung Galaxy S6.

More and more of us are getting rid of our landlines and turning to our smartphones as our only connection. But that means the spammers and scammers and robo-calls follow. (And just wait until election season.) So there are any number of reasons why you might want to not just reject a caller, but block that number outright. And it's pretty easy. Samsung refers to its call blocking as "rejection," so we'll be using that term interchangeably with "block."

And there are a few ways to block calls on the Samsung Galaxy S6. Let's rap.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

Nokia reportedly plans a return to smartphones in 2016

52

Nokia is planning to make a comeback and return to making phones in 2016. That's according to personnel familiar with company plans, who reveal that releasing Android tablets under the brand simply isn't enough.

Read more and comment

 
6 days ago

Huawei now accepting Android 4.4.2 trial sign-ups for the Honor 3C

8

Should you happen to own the Honor 3C smartphone, you'll be able to sign-up for a trial of Android 4.4.2. This next update for the Android-powered device will include Huawei's Honor Android skin EMUI 3.0.

Read more and comment

 
Show More Headlines

Pages