Lifeproof Samsung Galaxy S3 case review

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Are you the type of mobile user who needs protection against drops and water? You’ll have a hard time finding something better than Lifeproof’s Galaxy S3 case. Designed to withstand drops, dirt, dust, water, and life, these cases are an all-in-one protection solution. We’ve ...

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TracFone sets record straight on data throttling for Straight Talk, Net10

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With consumers asking questions about throttling policies has become a normal conversation topic, TracFone has decided to come in and set the record straight on their own policies for data. Speculation has had those with “unlimited data” wondering why rumors of 1.5GB throttling ...

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MetroPCS now offering LG Optimus F6 for $199

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MetroPCS announced on Monday that the no-contract carrier is now offering the LG Optimus F6. Priced at $199, the smartphone runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a 4.5-inch display, 5-megapixel rear camera, and dual-core 1.2GHz processor. With support for T-Mobile’s LTE and HSPA+ ...

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Android 4.4 rumored to require nano-SIM card, starting with Nexus 5

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If you’re keeping up on all the latest and greatest on the Nexus 5, then check this out. According to Ukranian carrier, “Life : )“, the Nexus 5 should be coming with a nano SIM slot, much like what we’re seeing in current iPhones. On the disclaimer page of the carrier, ...

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ai.type 2.0 includes contextual grammar checking, crowdsourced prediction

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A new 2.0 (beta) release of ai.type is available to download and install, bringing about contextual grammar checking and crowdsourced prediction. Smarter than ever, the keyboard app also features dynamic colors, effects, and menus. Do you like that flat look that Google has been opting for as ...

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RadioShack to carry Samsung Galaxy Note 3

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RadioShack confirmed on Monday that the retailer will stock the AT&T and Sprint  version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Starting on Friday, October 4, customers will be able to purchase the device in stores and online at RadioShack.com. Buyers can take advantage of the Trade & Save ...

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Samsung ChatON reaches 100 Million users

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Samsung Electronics is proud to announce that ChatON now has a global subscriber base of over 100 million users. The service was launched in October 2011, hitting the 50 million subscriber mark in May 2013 and doubling that number to 100 million only four months later. via Samsung Electronics’ ...

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HTC readying 5.2-inch waterproof Butterfly 2, leaks suggest

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HTC is reportedly working on a successor to last year’s Butterfly smartphone which could feature a 5.2-inch 1080p HD display and offer protection against water. Details are rumored to include a Snapdragon 800 processor, UltraPixel camera, BoomSound front-facing speakers, and current ...

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Gmail app update opens door to potential inbox advertising

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The recently announced update to the official Gmail application for Android may soon allow for inbox advertisement. After digging through the APK code of the new mail client, AndroidPolice spotted references to potential advertisements within the inbox. Presumably, this will be in line with the ...

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Google Japan launches Android vending machines in Tokyo

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Google Japan has rolled out three Google Play vending machines in Tokyo, each designed to help sell 18 different games. Those who have smartphones running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with NFC connectivity can install one of the free or paid titles. Don’t have one of those? Feel free to ...

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Motorola DVX hits FCC, expected to offer four back cover color options

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The rumored cheaper version of Motorola’s Moto X, the DVX, looks as if it will be offered with multiple back cover color options.  According to pictures appearing on China’s version of Twitter, Weibo, the DVX has at least four backplate colors in the works.  For those in emerging ...

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The top 10 highest rated Android phones

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Are you in the market for a new Android smartphone? That’s terrific news! Thanks to so many device options and some truly great manufacturers you’ll be hard-pressed to make a bad decision. The flip side of that coin is that you could get locked up with decision paralysis. Which is ...

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T-Mobile’s next big changes may include refurbished devices in-store

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T-Mobile’s Uncarrier strategy seems to be paying off for the carrier but that doesn’t mean they’re going to rest on their laurels. New rumors suggest a third phase of the Uncarrier initiative may include the stocking of refurbished devices in store. We’re not exactly ...

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SteelSeries Flux In-Ear Pro Headphone review

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So maybe you like to workout, maybe you like to playing video games, or maybe you walk to work. Maybe you’re like me and do a combination of the three.  What is something all three of these things have in common? Music!  Who doesn’t workout with their favorite tunes playing, want to ...

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LG G2 camera inspired by Lizzy, the chicken

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So you want to see what optical image stabilization does to your videos, eh? Check out LG’s new YouTube clip which shows where the inspiration came from and how it works. It’s quite an interesting watch if we do say so. All kidding aside, it’s pretty cool to see how videos can ...

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