AT&T offers $50 OFF Fitbit products with HTC One M8

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HTC, Fitbit and AT&T on Friday announced a special promotion which sees discounts on a couple of wearable health trackers. Available immediately, anyone who purchases an HTC One M8 can also score $50 OFF a Fitbit One or Fitbit Flex. Fitbit Flex is a stylish activity and sleep-tracking ...

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Samsung kills of Music Hub and ebook service

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Samsung on Friday confirmed that its Music Hub and ebook service will be closed effective July 1. Designed as a place to sell music, videos, games, books, and other media, the apps were pre-loaded on a number of Samsung devices. If it sounds like a replication of the Google Play Store ...

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LG G3 will feature laser-based autofocus and new selfie feature, report says

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The upcoming LG G3 will feature laser autofocus capabilities for the rear camera, reports The Verge. Allegedly, the laser will be able to determine the depth of the subject and more quickly adjust the focus, leading to quicker snapping of images. Around front, the selfie game figures to improve ...

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WSJ: Google has Project Tango tablets in the works ahead of I/O

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Don’t be surprised if Google drops a Project Tango-based tablet on developers next month at the annual Google I/O conference. According to the Wall Street Journal, Google is readying a tablet version of its latest mobile initiative. Capable of recording 3D maps of indoor locations, these ...

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Front and back of HTC One M8 spied

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The picture gets clearer for the HTC M8 Ace as new photos surface of the upcoming device. Pictures of the front and back of the handset made their way online this week, giving us a glimpse at what HTC has in store for the phone. As you can see for yourself the speaker system is different from ...

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FreedomPop calls up trio of LTE-equipped Samsung smartphones

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FreedomPop on Thursday announced that it has added three new Samsung smartphones with 4G LTE capabilities. Available today, customers can now also choose from the Samsung Galaxy Victory, Galaxy S4, and Galaxy S III to pull down LTE speeds. Pricing breaks down as so: Samsung Galaxy Victory ...

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T-Mobile kicks off its VoLTE service in Seattle

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T-Mobile, not to be outdone by some of the bigger carriers, has announced its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service. Chief Technology Officer, Neville Ray, advised in a blog post today that T-Mobile has started offering the LTE Advanced-capable VoLTE in Seattle for select models. Specifically, those ...

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LG G3 specs all but official thanks to new leak

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With but a few days to go before its debut nearly every specification imaginable has been spilled for the LG G3. This week we get more confirmation of previously rumored hardware details via leaked presentation slides. As you can make out from the accompanying image, the G3 figures to include a ...

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Amazon giving away five free apps and $10 worth of credits

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We’re fast approaching Memorial Day weekend here in the United States which often means barbecues, swimming, time off work, and sales! Amazon, getting things started a few days early, has put together a little package of five free apps with Amazon Coin deals. More specifically, instead of ...

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Telenav’s Scout app switches on OpenStreetMap

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Telenav on Monday announced its mobile apps will begin using OpenStreeMap. More specifically, the iOS app will begin integrating the crowd-sourced maps later this week. The Android version, for its part, will see the feature roll out by June. One of the key differences in using OpenStreetMap ...

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T-Mobile connected tablets now available at Walmart

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T-Mobile on Monday announced that Walmart locations across the country are now selling connected tablets. The Trio AXS 3G Quad Core tablet went on sale last Saturday for $179; features include a 7.85-inch display, 16GB internal storage, a quad-core 1.2GHz processor with 1GB RAM. Looking ahead ...

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HOW TO: Score $22 worth of Amazon Coins for free

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Simple method earns you free credits plus 10 apps in the process So you like free stuff, eh? How would you like to earn $22 worth of Amazon Coins? What if we threw in 9 premium photo apps and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, too? It’s easy, doesn’t long at all, and works like a... Read More

Shutterbug Delight! Amazon giving away 9 paid photo apps for free today

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Each app comes with $1 worth of credit towards other apps, too In what is becoming an almost weekly occurrence, Amazon is giving away a number of applications for free on Friday. As part of its Free App of the Day program, Amazon is offering up 9 apps centered around a common theme: ...

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Amazon Fire TV, Kindle Fire get GTA trilogy, Twitch, and more

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Amazon and Rockstar Games today announced that the Grand Theft Auto trilogy is now available on Amazon Fire TV and Kindle Fire. Customers can now download and play Grand Theft Auto III, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas on both the set-top box or the tablet. As if ...

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Samsung: 11 million Galaxy S5 sales in first month

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As if you might have expected anything else, Samsung has confirmed that the Galaxy S5 is off to a strong start. According to Co-CEO JK Shin, the new flagship smartphone is selling better than any of its predecessors. How well is it doing? In the first month since it was released the Samsung ...

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