HTC One Max: latest leak points to Android 4.3

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The 5.9-inch smartphone could also run a brand new version of HTC Sense as well.

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Android VP Hugo Barra jumps ship for Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi

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Google’s VP of Project Management, Hugo Barra, is reportedly leaving the company for Chinese smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi.  This type of news isn’t normally expected, especially after having a successful Nexus 7 launch and the unforgettable Chromecast which is still in high ...

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BLU Products intros three ultra-affordable Dash devices

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BLU Products announced on Wednesday that three new devices in the DASH series will soon be available for first-time smartphone buyers and budget-minded consumers. Set to launch in six color options are the DASH JR., DASH MUSIC 4.0, and DASH 5.0. As one might expect, the hardware is at least a ...

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Veho M4 ‘Ice’ White Bluetooth Speaker review

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Looking for an affordable and portable way to get louder music playback for your Android handset? Take a look at the recently released Veho 360° ‘Ice’ White Bluetooth Speaker, which offers 5 hours of playback from a single charge. Diminutive in stature, the speaker also ...

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Firefox for Android gets new look and features

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Just a quick reminder for those of you who might have missed it last week – the latest and greatest from Mozilla’s Firefox for Android recently underwent some huge UI (User Interface) improvements, which I must say is pretty sweet.  The “Official” Firefox app has not ...

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GreatCall dials up Android-powered Jitterbug Touch 2 for senior crowd

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GreatCall announced on Wednesday that the Android-based Jitterbug Touch 2 is now available for the senior citizen crowd. Priced at only $139, the phone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features the same simple and intuitive interface found on previous Jitterbug models. In terms of ...

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Get This Look: Sewaar

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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Kobo debuts three affordable Android tablets for October release

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The Kobo Arc 10HD, Kobo Arc 7HD and Kobo Arc 7 tablets are expected to arrive on September 16.

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Google+ 4.1.1 update brings Auto Awesome notifications

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A new update rolling out to Google+ for Android, iOS, and desktops adds a fun, key feature to the new release. Available in the 4.1.1.update is the implementation of Auto Awesome notifications. Now you’ll know whenever it is that Google puts together something awesome with your existing ...

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Cruzerlite shaves 25% off Nexus 4 cases

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So you’ve heard about the new, lower price for the LG Nexus 4 and now you’re ready to jump on the no-contract handset. Good for you – you’ll love the phone! The Cruzerlite team has quickly followed the price drop with one of their own. Starting immediately and running ...

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LG Nexus 4 price slashed by $100

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With the price drop and looming anniversary of the Nexus 4, one might be correct to assume a successor is inbound.

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Verizon calls upon waterproof Hydro ELITE

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Verizon announced on Tuesday that the next smartphone to join its roster will be the waterproof Hydro ELITE. Packing a 4.3-inch HD display, an 8-megapixel rear camera, 1.3-megapixel front-facing camera, and 2100mAh battery, the waterproof handset arrives on August 29 with a $99.99 (after ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note to offer 4K video capture?

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 could feature a cutting edge camera technology when it arrives on September 4, reports Korea Economic Daily. Citing an “industry official”, the news source claims that the forthcoming smartphone might allow for Ultra High Definition (3840 x 2160 pixels, or, ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Kids announced for September

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Samsung announced on Tuesday that the Galaxy Tab 3 Kids will be offered starting in September. Powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the tablet features a 7-inch 1024×600 display, 1GB RAM, a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 8GB internal storage, and microSD expansion. Flanked by a 3-megapixel rear ...

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Samsung exec confirms Galaxy Gear to debut Sept 4

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Samsung will introduce the Galaxy Gear smartwatch at the September 4 Unpacked event, according to a high-level executive within the company. Lee Young-hee, executive vice president of the South Korean company’s mobile business, tells The Korean Times that the “wearable concept ...

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