Corning officially announces Gorilla Glass 2, keeps phones protected while becoming 20% thinner

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We saw it coming earlier this month, and now it’s official. Corning made their official announcement for Gorilla Glass 2. The new iteration uses a new and different material that not only continues to protect our devices from scratches, cracks, and the like; it does it while reducing the ...

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Corning to announce Gorilla Glass 2 at CES

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As if Gorilla Glass weren’t already tough enough, Corning has announced plans to introduce Gorilla Glass 2, the latest in their line of ridiculously durable screens. It’s so tough and awesome, it’s on 575 products made by over 30 manufacturers around the world. According to ...

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Motorola reported to feature laminated aluminum, Moto Magic Glass

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How about some fresh Motorola rumors to get the week started off? According to Taylor Wimberly (formerly of AndroidAndMe), the upcoming Moto X smartphone will feature a “laminated aluminum structure for a light weight and high strength design” as well as a new glass design called ...

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LG announces glasses-free Optimus Max 3D

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LG either doesn’t know how to keep a secret or they are just far too excited over their new smartphones for 2012.  Following closely on the heels of the Optimus L-Style models, Optimus Vu, and Optimus LTE Tag, LG has unveiled their Optimus Max 3D.  As a successor to last year’s ...

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Have a Galaxy S? Then You Got the Gorilla!

You read the title right!  Corning has announced that they indeed were the providers of the glass that is on all Galaxy S devices!  It is good to know that our precious devices are protected by this virtually indestructible glass product! A quote from the slashgear.com article covering this ...

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Google Nexus 6 vs LG G3

Smartphones | FindTheBest   Motorola Nexus 6 LG G3 OS: Android 5.0 (Lollipop) Android 4.4.2 (KitKat) Dimensions: Weight: 159.3 x 83 x 10.1 mm (6.27 x 3.27 x 0.40 in.) 184 grams 146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm (5.76 x 2.94 x 0.35 in.) 149 grams Display: 5.96”; 1440 x 2560; ~493 ppi pixel density;... ...

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New images, specs seemingly confirmed for Droid Turbo

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For those that have Verizon and are dying for some juicy new Droid Turbo details, we have them for you. An anonymous source has given AndroidCentral some leaked marketing materials for the Droid Turbo, giving us a couple new photos, and confirming many specs that have been rumored. Red (like ...

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OnePlus One Review: Still worth a pre-order? (Video)

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What does OnePlus mean? 1 represents a user+ represents sharing   1 represents the status quo+ represents improvement                     -OnePlus   Created just last year, the small company called OnePlus set out to create the perfect smartphone under the motto “Never ...

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Moto 360 review: The watch you’ve been waiting for

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From the time Motorola first announced they were working on a smartwatch, they had everybody watching them. Unlike the LG G Watch or the Samsung Gear Live, the Moto 360 was different, and everyone could see that. It took smartwatch design to a whole new level – not only with the circular ...

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Republic Wireless to carry $99 Moto E in October

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Republic Wireless has a special connection with Motorola – They officially released the Moto X in March and then the Moto G in April, and now they have decided to add the Moto E as well. Republic Wireless is planning to offer the Moto E for $99, and you can choose any plan the carrier ...

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First look at the Blu VIVO IV

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The VIVO IV from Blu Products arrived on my porch on Friday, the same day the device was announced with thee first look on their YouTube channel. At only 5.5 mm thick, the VIVO IV is truly pushing the boundaries of phone design. The device has a gorgeous 1080 x 1920 5 inch super AMOLED display, ...

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS add entry-level ZTE Concord II

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS on Wednesday announced the availability of their next budget smartphone, the ZTE Concord II. Powered by Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, the phone features a 4-inch (800×480 pixels) display, 5-megapixel rear camera (720p video recording), and 4GB internal storage. Under the ...

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Huawei pulls curtain back on flagship Ascend P7

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Huawei on Wednesday pulled back the curtain for its latest flagship smartphone, the Ascend P7. Making its debut at an event in Paris, France, the handset is sleek, thin, sexy, and sophisticated. Huawei was quiet on much of the hardware details but we do know it runs Android under the latest ...

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HTC One (M8) Review: The best just got better

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Today we have gotten our hands on the all new HTC One M8, T-Mobile variant.  The phone is based upon it’s predecessor, the One M7, which was voted “Best Smartphone” by GSMA at Mobile World Congress back in February, talk about a lot of shoes to fill.  However, HTC’s new ...

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The week’s best Android rumors: Nexus 8.9, Moto 360, Amazon smartphone, and more

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Moto 360 Motorola’s first foray into the smartwatch space could employ wireless charging and a Sapphire glass face, says G for Games. Whereas everyone else seems to go the route of Gorilla Glass, this one would would separate itself from the pack. As far as the wireless charging is ...

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