Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 801 is no minor update from Snapdragon 800

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Despite its nearly identical model number, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 801 processor does not all that closely resemble the Snapdragon 800 chipset. And, given that it was announced after the Snapdragon 805, the average consumer may be confused as to what’s happening at the top of ...

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MLB.com At Bat updated for 2014 season

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Arriving just in time for the first pitches of preseason and spring training, the official Major League Baseball app has been updated. Indeed, the MLB At Bat app has been given a tweak for the 2014 baseball season. Two key changes in the Android app this time around include the ability to ...

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AT&T offering free global texting, drastic calling discounts

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AT&T on Tuesday announced new additions to its Mobile Share and Mobile Share Value plans. Effective Friday, February 28, customers on either of these plans will be able to send unlimited text, picture, and video messages to nearly 200 countries around the world. AT&T will also offer ...

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U.S. Cellular confirms upcoming availability of Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear devices

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U.S. Cellular on Monday confirmed the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy S 5, the Gear 2, the Gear 2 Neo and the Gear Fit. While the carrier did not offer any hard details (price, time frame) it did promise more information as soon as possible. Like the other carriers, U.S. Cellular ...

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS taking registrations for Samsung Galaxy S5

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T-Mobile USA and MetroPCS have announced that registration is now available for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S5. Neither carrier announced pricing or exact release dates however both have circled April on the calendar. If interested in learning more about the Galaxy S5 at T-Mobile, head to ...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 gallery

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Pretty much every angle imaginable, in a variety of colors. Here’s a gallery of nearly 100 photos of the brand new Samsung Galaxy S5! See more details | FindTheBest Have you seen today's Deal of the Day? It's insane!

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Sprint begins pre-registration for Samsung Galaxy S5

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Sprint was the first carrier to hit our inbox with a press announcement detailing the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy S5. While they stopped short of an exact date or even price, Sprint does confirm the April time frame. Effective immediately, consumers are invited to sign up for ...

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Samsung rolls out Galaxy S5 at Mobile World Congress

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After what seems like more than a year’s worth of rumors and leaks, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is a reality. Arriving in April, the handset is more than a minor step up from its predecessor. The Samsung Galaxy S5 is powered by Android 4.4.2 KitKat with Samsung’s custom UI. Hardware ...

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Sprint gets into high end audio game with Harman Kardon

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Realizing that smartphone users would rather listen to music on a better set of speakers or audio setup, Sprint has thrown its hat in the premium audio ring. Effective tomorrow, February 25, Sprint will offer a new Bluetooth speaker system from Harman Kardon. The Harman Kardon Onyx Studio ...

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ZTE shows off 6-inch Grand Memo II LTE

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ZTE on Monday formally showed off its latest big Android smartphone, the 6-inch Grand Memo II LTE. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, this behemoth of a device features a Snapdragon 400 processor with 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, and a 13-megapixel/5-megapixel camera duo. Other specifications ...

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HTC Desire 816 announced with spring release

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HTC on Monday announced the Desire 816, a mid-range Android that provides much of the HTC One experience in a lower price point. Made from polycarbonate materials, the Desire 816 features a 5.5-inch 720p display, 13-megapixel rear camera, and 5-megapixel front-facing camera. Powered by a 1.2GHz ...

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French handset maker Wiko calls up first Tegra 4i LTE smartphone

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French handset maker Wiko Mobile has created Europe’s first smartphone with an integrated Tegra 4i LTE processor. Featuring a 4.7-inch 720p display, the Wiki WAX also provides users with an 8-megapixel rear camera, and LTE and HSPA+ support. The Tegra 4i processor is a quad-core CPU with ...

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YotaPhone debuts next-gen smartphone at MWC

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Yota Devices, the company behind the dual-display smartphone experience, has announced a second-generation device at Mobile World Congress. Key among the differences from the first model is that both the e-paper display and 5-inch AMOLED panel are touch. The phone itself is more curvy and ...

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Qualcomm rolls out 8-core Snapdragon 615 CPU

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Qualcomm on Monday kicked off Mobile World Congress with a pair of new mobile processors. Today sees the chipmaker adding the Snapdragon 615 and 610 to its lineup. The Snapdragon 615 is the company’s first commercial octa-core CPU solution with integrated LTE and 64-bit capabilities. ...

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Samsung announces Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo ahead of MWC

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Samsung on Saturday announced its next-gen smartwatch, the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo. Dropping the “Galaxy” moniker this time around, the pair of watches run Samsung’s own Tizen OS and not Android. Expected to arrive in April, the two devices share similar specifications. The key ...

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