Google to introduce new icons for Android apps –report

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Google will soon introduce some new icons for its Android applications, reports Android Police. Rumored to be part of what’s called Project Moonshine, the new icons will more closely align with Google’s web-based counterparts. Details appear to include flatter images with more ...

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Verizon announces More Everything deals for April 17

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Verizon Wireless on Monday announced some new changes to its More Everything plans set to take effect later this week. Effective April 17, customers on a month-to-month plan can switch over to a More Everything plan and take advantage of the savings. According to the carrier, those who move to ...

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Amazon slashes Kindle Fire HD price to $119 for limited time

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Looking to pick up an Amazon Kindle Fire HD or Kindle Fire HD X tablet? There’s no time like the present! Amazon has slashed the price of the 16GB Kindle Fire HD from $169.99 down to $129.99, a savings of $40 off the normal cost. For what it’s worth, the 8GB model is $119.99 ...

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Moto X successor tipped with 25 backplate options, including leather choices

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The recently leaked Moto X+1 is expected to be sold with more than two dozen backplate options, according to evleaks. Reportedly, the Moto X successor will have 25 different colors and designs spread across warm, neutral, cool, wood, and leather categories. Today’s model comes with 31 ...

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T-Mobile ends overage fees, calls for other carriers to do the same

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T-Mobile is calling on all wireless providers to put an end to the high fees that pain customers in the event of a data overage. T-Mobile president and CEO John Legere on Monday confirmed that effective June 2014 the carrier will no longer charge overage fees. T-Mobile customers who subscribe ...

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Best prices and availability for Samsung Galaxy S5

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Today sees the arrival of the Samsung Galaxy S5, likely the smartphone that will outsell all others this year. You’ll be able to pick one of these up from just about any carrier you want, post-paid, prepaid, and more. We’ve gathered up a list of various carriers, retailers, and ...

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Amazon wants your old phone so you can buy a new one

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Looking to pick up a new Samsung Galaxy S5 or HTC One M8 over the next few days and weeks? What are you going to do with that old device? Amazon says they’ll take it, and they’ll even pay you for it. Amazon’s Trade-In program is not necessarily new but, considering the timing, ...

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T-Mobile’s Operation Tablet Freedom: 4G LTE tablets for same price as Wi-Fi models (plus free data!)

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T-Mobile on Thursday outlined its second Un-carrier move in as many days. Starting on April 12 and running through the rest of the year, customers can add a 4G LTE version of a tablet for the same price as the Wi-Fi-only version. Yeah, for real. Saving customers hundreds of dollars on the front ...

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Google Play Music now playing in SONOS

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Well, that just about seals it for me. Google Play Music is now available in SONOS, meaning you can stream your entire library of uploaded music to your various connected speakers. As one of the only holes I could see in the SONOS experience, the inability to play the tracks in My Library has ...

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AT&T and Transit Wireless plan coverage in nearly 250 NYC subway stations

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AT&T and Transit Wireless on Thursday confirmed intentions to expand wireless service in 242 New York City subway stations. Coverage is already available in 30 stations between midtown Manhattan and parts of the Chelsea neighborhood. A second phase is underway with service coming to another ...

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T-Mobile intros $40 Simple Starter Plan

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T-Mobile on Wednesday introduced its latest service option, the $40 Simple Starter plan. Touted as part of something larger unfolding this week (Day 1 of 3), the plan provides unlimited talk, text, and 500MB data with tethering for only $40 per month. “Un-carrier is a movement, not a ...

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HTC M8 ‘Ace’ outed in photo leak

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With the HTC One M8 hitting retail stores and carriers later this week, we’ve already started focusing our gaze on what’s next. Well, not entirely, but you get the point. Much like we had in the HTC One of 2013, we are expecting variations of the flagship device of this year. As ...

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IFTTT.com readies its Android app for public consumption

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Popular web service IFTTT (If This, Then That) is just about ready deliver its Android application. After having already promised the app would soon be “coming soon”, recent rumblings suggest things are close at hand. The form “IFTTT for Android Beta” is no longer accepting ...

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U.S. Cellular intros contract-free plans, device installment option

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U.S. Cellular on Monday introduced a couple of new options which could get customers to switch wireless carriers. Available immediately, three new Simple Connect plans allow for unlimited talk, text, and data. Basic phones get unlimited data at $40/month while smartphones are throttled at ...

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Moto X successor tipped as ‘Moto X+1′

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There must be some seriously extensive research findings that says people gravitate toward products with “one” in the name. According to oft-reliable Twitter leak source evleaks, the successor to the Moto X smartphone will be known as the Moto X+1. What’s more, the device is ...

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