Latest News

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 hands-on leak

Samsung Galaxy Note 5, S6 edge+ rumored to include 3000mAh batteries

Many of the Galaxy Note 5’s spec details have already leaked out, tipping us to the next Note’s screen, processor, cameras, and more. But there’s one detail that eluded us in the previous Note 5 spec...
Moto Hint close

New Moto Hint with better audio and battery life now available from Motorola

After refreshing the Moto X and Moto G last month, Motorola is now selling an updated version of its Moto Hint Bluetooth earpiece. The new Moto Hint is now available from Motorola for $129.99. And...
Facebook logo

Facebook may be prepping new app that can push breaking news alerts to your phone

Facebook’s got all kinds of applications outside of its core social networking app. For example, there’s Messenger, Rooms, Stickered, Riff, and more. Lots more. And pretty soon there will apparently...
Google logo

Google's Creative Lab launches three strange Android apps

Google today launched three new Android apps into the Play Store, but they’re a bit different than apps like Google Maps, Chrome, Google Drive, and others. The three new apps launched today actually...
ZUK Z1 title

Z1 from Lenovo-backed ZUK has USB 3.0 Type-C, 4100mAh, 5.5-inch display

The Android device maker that’s commonly associated with Lenovo is Motorola, but that’s not the only manufacturer that Lenovo is involved with. Chinese startup ZUK, a company that’s backed by Lenovo...
Apple Pay

Apple Pay, Google Wallet will be accepted at Rite Aid stores starting August 15

Shortly following the launch of Apple Pay, some major retailers decided to disable the NFC payment terminals in their stores that’d previously been active as part of an effort to promote competing...
Nextbit logo

Nextbit, led by former Google and HTC workers, will unveil new Android phone Sept. 1

Remember Nextbit? The company with former employees of Google’s Android team and HTC was previously behind a service that aimed to help you sync your apps and data across Android devices, but now...
BQ Aquaris 5 Ubuntu Edition

Ubuntu phones available globally thanks to new online store

Ubuntu for phones was first introduced way back at the start of 2013, but it wasn’t until February 2015 that the first Ubuntu phone was released to the public. The problem is that that original phone...
Sprint logo

Sprint Open World is the latest international add-on from a US carrier

It seems that the major US carriers are becoming interested in countries outside the US. AT&T has been snapping up Mexican carriers, T-Mobile recently launched Mobile Without Borders, and now...
iPhone 6 touch screen

New report details how iPhone 6s Force Touch may work

Many rumors have suggested that the iPhone 6s will include Force Touch, a feature currently in the Apple Watch and new MacBook models that allows the user to bring up additional features or menus....
Alphabet Google logo

Google restructure results in new company called Alphabet

As of yesterday, most of us knew Google has one company comprised of a lot of things, such as Android, Chrome, and YouTube. That’s changing today, though. Google CEO Larry Page has announced that the...
iPhone 6s rear shell iPhone 6 comparison

Latest iPhone 6s leak purportedly shows updated frame to prevent another #Bendgate

A recent rumor suggested that the iPhone 6s might make its debut on September 9. Before then, though, the rumor mill is going to do its best to show off all of the new features of Apple’s new...
HTC One M8 hands on

HTC One M8 will get Sense 7 with Android M update

When the HTC One M9 launched earlier this year, it brought with it Sense 7, the latest version of HTC’s custom Android user interface. So far the One M9 is the only device to have Sense 7, and it...
OnePlus 2

OnePlus 2 shipments to US and Canada delayed two to three weeks

The OnePlus 2 is officially slated to launch tomorrow, August 11, but it looks like North American buyers will have to wait a bit longer for their phones than their European counterparts. OnePlus...
Qualcomm Snapdragon chip

Qualcomm intros Snapdragon 212, 412, and 616 processors

Qualcomm’s 800-series Snapdragon processors are usually the ones that get all of the attention, but the 200, 400, and 600-series chips are just as important for Qualcomm since they power many more...
Google Hangouts logo

Hangouts 4.0 for Android rolling out today with material design, faster performance [UPDATED]

UPDATE: The Hangouts 4.0 APK is now available from APK Mirror, so you can sideload it that way if you don't feel like waiting for the update to hit your device on its own.   Two months after we first...
Sprint Direct 2 You

Sprint Direct 2 You setup service expands to four more major cities

Sprint’s Direct 2 You phone setup service is launching in some more majors cities today. Sprint says that Direct 2 You is now available in the Houston, Atlanta, Philadelphia, and Boston metro areas....
Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 4.7

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 4.7 launching this week with smaller screen and price than Idol 3 5.5

When Alcatel OneTouch first introduced the Idol 3 back in March, it said that the phone would be available in two screen sizes: 5.5 inches and 4.7 inches. So far, though, we’ve only seen the 5.5-inch...
Android One introduction

Android One to get a reboot in the coming weeks

Google recently said that it’s committed to Android One despite the program not totally catching on early in its life, and now a company executive has reiterated that commitment and hinted at a...
BlackBerry Venice Android leak

More BlackBerry Venice images leak as the Android slider is rumored for T-Mobile

The BlackBerry Venice is an interesting device. Not only is the slider form factor basically nonexistent in today’s mobile market, but the Venice will reportedly come to market running Android,...