HTC announces flagship device for 2013, the HTC One

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HTC today officially announced the new flagship Android experience for 2013, unveiling the HTC One. The specs are pretty much everything we’ve seen leaked on the internet over the last few months; nary a surprise for those watching the Android space closely. Details include Android 4.1.2 ...

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Samsung announces Wi-Fi version of GALAXY Camera

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Samsung today announced a Wi-Fi version of the Samsung Galaxy Camera will be offered in the coming weeks. Stopping short of giving a price or exact launch time frame, the hardware maker indicates that the camera is the exact same as the 3G/4G model. This means the same Android 4.1 Jelly Bean ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 debut now rumored for March 14

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The Samsung Galaxy S4 is now rumored for a March 14 debut, one day earlier than previous reports.  That is, of course, if you are inclined to believe Russian blogger Eldar Murtazin. Save the date for a big announcement – March 14 And keep silence HTC will miss HTC One sales again Like it ...

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Google will have retail presence by end of year, rumor suggests

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You know that retail locator that Google recently unveiled for the Nexus 4 and Nexus 7?  That thing will become even more helpful later this year once Google gets into the retail presence game. Google expects to open its own retail stores across the U.S., according to a recent 9to5Google ...

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Black HTC One render leaks

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There are but a few days left before HTC officially announces the flagship Android device so that means there’s time for last minutes leaks and rumors. The latest, as you can tell from the headline, is that a render of the black version of the smartphone is now online. The black HTC One: ...

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Archos introduces wallet-friendly trio of ‘Platinum’ Android tablets

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Archos today introduced a threesome of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean tablet known as the Platinum series. Available in 8-inch, 9.7-inch and 11.6-inch options, each comes with high definition IPS displays, quad-core processors, and 2GB RAM. Additional details include front-HDMI, microSD ports, Google ...

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Google introduces Nexus 4 store locator

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In the market for a new Android smartphone but really need the “Pure Google” experience? Have you thought about picking up a Nexus 4 from the Google Play Store?  Oh, you want to see it in person and play with a demo first?  No problem, just check out the new Nexus 4 store locator, ...

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HTC One will cost $199.99 with contract, source indicates

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The flagship smartphone is expected to touch down on U.S. soil on March 22

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Samsung shooting for 100 million Galaxy S4 sales

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Samsung has very high expectations for the upcoming flagship device, the Galaxy S4. How high? Oh, let’s say “100 million sales” high.  In a note to clients today, Jefferies & Company analyst Peter Misek indicates that Samsung anticipates building 100 million units of the ...

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r.Pod Multifunction Portable Solar Battery Pack and USB Charger review

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The r.Pod (by Misemet) is a giant pill that cures many ails. As a backup battery supply, it offers 4100mAh worth of extra juice for your phone, tablet, or digital device. As a flashlight, the 170 Lumen LED lamp is bright enough to light your way through the darkest of corridors. As a lamp, ...

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HTC countdown to February 19 heavily suggests HTC One

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HTC has a new countdown on its website which ticks off the seconds until the February 19 press event. The timer is interesting for a number of reasons, all of which pertain to the forthcoming device announcement. Watch the countdown for a few moments and you’ll note that every 10 seconds ...

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Fitbit Android app will now sync in real time with select Samsung devices

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Fitbit has updated its Android activity tracking app for Android, adding in a major new feature for select Samsung devices.  Available immediately, the new app connects via Bluetooth 4.0 (the first for Android) and can sync real time with the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II. With additional ...

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Google Now widget coming to Android

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A Google Now widget may be coming to future versions of Android, according to a new round of rumors. Details found on a support page (since removed) show a glimpse of things to come but with no additional documentation. It appears that the cards would automatically fill in with your preferences ...

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LG Optimus L series gets refreshed for Mobile World Congress

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In typical fashion, LG has announced the new product line ahead of the annual Mobile World Congress. Normally we would see the new models in the days leading up to the conference; however, this time we get the details weeks ahead of time. LG today announced that a new range of mid-range L ...

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HTC One press render surfaces

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The first press render of the HTC One has surfaced roughly one week ahead of the formal unveiling. The source of the image, Unwired View (@evleaks) has nothing to add to the story at this time, simply giving us the photo. Perhaps this is because we pretty much know everything there is to expect ...

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