C Spire intros competitive shared plans

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C Spire Wireless on Monday announced new shared plans that offer competitive pricing as compared to its larger competitors. Available immediately, customers who bring four lines of service can take advantage of the new, $160 plan which breaks down to $40 per line. What do you get for the money? ...

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Sprint and Virgin Mobile announce waterproof Kyocera Hydro Vibe

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Sprint and its prepaid arm, Virgin Mobile, will soon add the waterproof and impact resistant Kyocera Hydro Vibe to their respective rosters. Powered by Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, the phone features a 4.5-inch qHD display, 8-megapixel rear camera, and 2,000mAh battery. Internally, you’ll find ...

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Amazon discounts Kindle Fire HD tablets by up to $40

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Amazon is once again offering discounts on its Kindle Fire HD and Fire HDX line of tablets, this time for Mother’s Day. You do love the woman who brought you into the world, don’t you? Show that beautiful lady how much she means by scooping up a tablet. Well, we won’t say ...

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WSJ: HTC begins outsourcing production

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HTC has started calling on other companies to help build some of its products, reports the Wall Street Journal. Alleged, HTC has turned to Compal (Taiwan) and Wingtech (China) to manufacture its Desire family of phones. Designed to help cut costs, the move is likely a result of HTC’s ...

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May the Fourth Be With You: Google Play and Amazon Appstore offering Star Wars deals

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Both the Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore are hosting some Star Wars-related deals this weekend. Why? Because this Sunday is May 4th. You know… May the Fourth (Force) Be With You. Head to the two app destinations and you’ll find a number of great savings and limited-time ...

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Sony offering $350 in goodies for Z1, Z1S, and Z2

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Sony on Thursday announced a limited-time promotion for the Z1, Z1S, and Z2 smartphones. Worth up to $350, the devices will be able to download and install a number of applications, six movies, and access a host of services. What’s more, users can download the forthcoming Michael Jackson ...

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Amazon’s smartphone finally revealed in leaked render

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Been wondering what Amazon’s smartphone might look like when it finally debuts later this year? Wonder no more. The gang over at BGR have received a press render of the device which reveals both the front and backside of the handset. What do we know? It looks like a standard touch-only ...

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T-Mobile boasts 2.4 million new subscribers in its best quarter ever

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T-Mobile’s aggressive tactics and Un-carrier initiative is paying off…well, kinda. The second quarter figures are in for the fourth largest U.S. wireless provider and it shows T-Mobile as having gained nearly 2.5 million customers over the three-month period. It’s the best ...

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Samsung debuts LeBron app with ‘unprecedented access’ to athlete

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Samsung on Thursday announced a brand new Android app designed specifically for Galaxy owners. Called ‘LeBron’, it gives users a look into the athlete’s life as he works his way through the NBA Playoffs. Details include photos and videos of workouts, his clothes and style, ...

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Yahoo Screen now playing MLB, SNL, Buzzfeed, and more on Android

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Yahoo on Wednesday announced the immediate availability of the Android version of Yahoo Screen. Available as a free app, Yahoo Screen offers video clips from a variety of content providers, including The Onion, Comedy Central, Buzzfeed, Saturday Night Live (SNL), and College Humor. The Android ...

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Facebook Messenger for Android updated with host of features

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Facebook recently updated its Messenger application for Android devices with the same feature set and UI dished to the iPhone earlier in the week. Details include the ability to send videos from the camera roll as well as instant video playback in conversation threads. Additionally, the new 5.0 ...

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Sprint expands 4G LTE and Spark networks

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Sprint on Tuesday confirmed the expansion of its 4G LTE and Sprint Spark networks, with new cities around the country.  The 4G LTE network reaches another 41 markets today, bringing the total to 443 cities and 225 million people across the United States. As for the tri-band Spark coverage, it ...

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Samsung introduces 20.7-megapixel Galaxy K Zoom

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Samsung on Tuesday announced its latest member of the Galaxy family of devices, introducing the 20.7-megapixel Galaxy K zoom. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the camera-centric unit features a hexa-core processor, 4.8-inch 720p display, 2GB RAM, and 8GB internal storage. Indeed, all of the ...

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Alleged first look at LG G3 backside

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LG will once again employ the rear volume and power button configuration for the successor to the G2 smartphone. That is, of course, provided these recently leaked photos prove to be legitimate. In one image we see what appears to be the back side of the device while the other alleges to be a ...

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CREDO Mobile to carry $149 Galaxy S5 on May 1

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Sprint mobile virtual network operator CREDO Mobile on Monday announced the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy S5. Starting from May 1, the flagship handset will be offered for $149.99, some $50 lower than some of the bigger players. The deal, as you might expect, does require a ...

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