Motorola extends online promotion through February 17

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Motorola last not shot out emails advising that its Valentine’s Day weekend promotion will be extended a few more days. Indeed, you can now save a sizable chunk of money on products through Monday, February 17. This sale has been extended! You now have until 11:00 a.m. CT on Tuesday, ...

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Griffin iTrip AUX Bluetooth review

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As someone who doesn’t own a car with built-in Bluetooth, I am somewhat jealous of those who can get in and connect quickly and painlessly. But, with that said, I’ve been able to work around the problem with the last few cars I’ve owned. Be it a Bluetooth speakerphone with an ...

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Amazon giving away $140 in apps and games

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We’re heading into a holiday weekend here in the United States so you know what that typically means. That’s right, Amazon is giving away a bunch of free apps and games. For the next couple of days (Feb 12-14) you can grab up to $140 worth of stuff.  Among the titles being offered ...

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Sprint signs co-branded store-within-store deal with Radio Shack

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Sprint and Radio Shack on Thursday announced a deal which will see the nation’s third largest wireless provider picking up approximately 1,750 stores. Sprint currently has more than 1,100 company-owned retail stores, which would more than double if the transaction is approved. As part of ...

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Motorola ships record 10M units over last quarter

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Things are definitely looking up for Motorola as the company today announces a new record in shipments. Over the three month period ending on December 31, 2014, Motorola moved 10 million units. That’s up 118 percent year over year and the first time ever eclipsing the mark. Now, to be ...

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Microsoft Picturesque offers Bing images, news, weather and more on your lock screen

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Microsoft Garage, the developmental lab behind a number of Android apps, released another title this week. Called Picturesque, it’s a way for Microsoft to deliver Bing homepage images to your lock screen. Available at no cost, it supports notifications and includes news and weather update ...

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Samsung Unpacked event slated for March 1; invitation hints at Galaxy S6 Edge

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Samsung is expected to announce its next-gen flagship Android experience on March 1, according to Unpacked invitations being sent out over the last few hours. Touting only “What’s Next” we get teasing glimpse of what figures to be an Edge variant of the presumed Samsung Galaxy ...

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Cricket bulks up data allotments

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Following closely on the heels of last week’s carrier changes, Cricket Wireless on Friday adjusted its own prepaid rate plans. Now, as part of the Basic Plan, customers will receive up to 2.5GB of high speed data, up from the normal allotment of 1 GB per month. Cricket will also provide ...

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Expansys offers up big savings on unlocked Android devices in Winter Sale

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Looking for a new Android smartphone? Before you head off to your local carrier or start searching online you may want to swing by Expansys today. The online retailer is offering up some serious discounts on a range of devices, many of which are Android-powered and unlocked. In addition to that ...

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Sprint to “apologize” to Verizon and AT&T in Super Bowl commercial

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Sprint wants to apologize to the two largest wireless providers, Verizon and AT&T. For what, we have no idea. We’re guessing, however, it’s not gonna be as straightforward as the headline sounds. Come the third quarter of this Sunday’s Super Bowl, Sprint plans to make ...

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ZTE debuts Blade S6 with $250 off-contract price

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ZTE this morning unveiled its latest Android smartphone, the mid-range Blade S6. Carrying a $250 price tag, it’s a 5-inch handset with Android 5.0 Lollipop running the show. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor, specs include a 13-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front-facing ...

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Sprint offers guranteed $200 device trade-in for T-Mobile defectors

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Sprint on Friday announced a new promotion which puts T-Mobile squarely in its sights. Starting today, and running through April 9, Sprint will guarantee a minimum of $200 instant trade-in value to T-Mobile customers who port their phone number. The $200 device credit, when attached to the (up ...

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Boost Mobile rewards auto paying customers with extra data

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Boost Mobile wants to reward its Auto Re-Boost customers for signing up for automatic monthly payments. Starting February 3, Sprint’s prepaid brand will offer a Data Boost plan that allows for 2.5GB of 4G LTE data for $35 per month. Indeed, this is more than twice the normal data ...

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Verizon sweetens prepaid pot with more flexible data options

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Verizon today announced improved rate plans for its prepaid subscribers which include extra data and more flexible data pools. The $45 rate plan now comes with 1GB of data, up from the 500MB from before. Those who take advantage of the carrier’s Auto Pay service will receive an additional ...

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T-Mobile’s Smartphone Equality levels playing for field for all credit scores

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T-Mobile on Thursday introduced a new program that aims to give everyone the same chance at best available device prices. You know that credit score that’s been haunting you for the last few years? T-Mobile doesn’t care about that. All they wanna know is that you’ve been good ...

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