The best alternative photo gallery apps

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Your phone comes equipped with a gallery app to view your pictures, but that doesn’t mean you have to stick with it. The Play Store is filled with either visually better alternatives or ones with more features. Let’s check out some of our favorites. QuickPic Used by many, and with ...

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MetroPCS promotion offers unlimited 4G LTE for $50 (Update)

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MetroPCS on Wednesday introduced a new, limited time rate plan promotion which offers unlimited talk, text, and 4G LTE data for $50 per month. The deal, which begins immediately, runs through April 5 and stays put for an indefinite period. Customers must purchase a MetroPCS-branded LTE ...

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Boost Mobile now offering Samsung Galaxy Prevail LTE

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Boost Mobile on Monday began offering its latest Android smartphone, the $130 Samsung Galaxy Prevail LTE. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the handset features a 4.5-inch display, 5-megapixel rear camera, and 2-megapixel front-facing camera. Under the hood you’ll find 8GB storage, a 1.2GHz ...

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Samsung refreshes Galaxy Note 4 with Tri-Band LTE Advanced support

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Samsung on Monday debuted a modified version of its plus-sized Galaxy Note 4 which amps up the overall capabilities. The refreshed Note 4 features LTE Advanced (LTE-A) Tri-Band Carrier Aggregation (CA), which means peak download speeds of 300Mbps. That is, of course, once those sort of networks ...

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Instagram adds five new filters and enhanced options

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Instagram on Tuesday announced the release of five new filters for its mobile applications. Available in the latest update are the new, and very subtle, Slumber, Crema, Ludwig, Perpetua, and Aden. In addition to the new filters, Instagram is improving the overall filtering experience. Now, ...

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HTC Nexus 9 LTE now available in Play Store

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People who are not with T-Mobile now have the option to purchase Google and HTC’s latest tablet with LTE connectivity, with the price of $599 in the Google Play Store. Right now the LTE Nexus 9 is only available in an Indigo Black 32GB varient, but that may or may not change in the ...

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Amazon slices 50% OFF select Kindle Fire HDX 4G LTE tablets (TODAY ONLY)

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Amazon, as part of its Gold Box Deal of the Day, is taking 50% off select Kindle Fire HDX 4G LTE Tablets. Indeed, there are three models to choose from, all of which are half their normal costs. No, these aren’t the latest releases from Amazon, but these are still third generation units. ...

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T-Mobile’s launch of the Nexus 9 LTE is postponed

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T-Mobile’s launch of the Nexus 9 LTE was supposed to happen yesterday (December 3rd), but that day has come and gone with no word on the HTC built tablet. Today, Tmo News obtained an internal memo that was sent out at T-Mobile revealing that the launch of the tablet has been postponed. ...

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Lollipop update now rolling out to NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet LTE

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Android 5.0, also known as Lollipop, is rolling out to owners of the NVIDIA SHIELD tablet LTE variant in the U.S.  The Wifi version of the SHIELD tablet has already received the update.  The SHIELD tablet LTE is the first US LTE tablet to run Android 5.0 Lollipop according to NVIDIA. If you ...

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Verizon offers up LG G Pad 7.0 LTE and G Pad 10.1 LTE

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Verizon on Thursday announced the immediate availability of the LG G Pad 7.0 LTE and G Pad 10.1 LTE. The two tablets share a number of specifications including storage, cameras, and processors. Specifically, the pair have 16GB internal storage (with microSD expansion), a 5.0-megapixel ...

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Verizon XLTE-Ready Ellipsis 8 now available

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Last year during the same time, Verizon introduced the Verizon Ellipsis 7 and now, they introduced its successor – Verizon Ellipsis 8. It is not a high-end Android tablet, but it is XLTE ready which means you will be able to enjoy Verizon’s super fast internet. There are some other ...

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U.S. Cellular now offering $100 LG G Pad 7.0 LTE

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U.S. Cellular, in winding down the work week, announced the immediate availability of the LG G Pad 7.0 LTE. Sold for $99 with a two-year service agreement, the tablet runs Android 4.4 KitKat and features a 7-inch WXGA display. Internally you’ll find a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon ...

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Microsoft Garage brings new Android app alternatives

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Microsoft seemingly cannot decide whether it is for Google or against Google. Nevertheless, for those wanting some Microsoft love on their Android devices can get it through Microsoft Garage. Microsoft Garage is a project by Microsoft looking to bring projects to reality from hackers, interns, ...

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AT&T to offer Moto G LTE on October 10

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AT&T kicked off the week by announcing that the Moto G LTE will be here on Friday, October 10. Priced $179 with no long-term commitment, the new Motorola handset can be paired with a contract for $79.99. Additionally, it’s possible to spread payments out via a Next plan: $7.50 per ...

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Google now rolling out Android 4.4.4 OTA to Nexus 7 LTE (2013)

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Nexus 7 LTE (2013) owners everywhere can rejoice as Google has begun rolling out Android 4.4.4 to devices across the land via an OTA update, bringing the build to KTU84P. What Android 4.4.4 brings is somewhat of a mystery a present, although there are some carrier enhancements for the LTE radio ...

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