NVIDIA debuts Tegra X1, world’s most advanced mobile processor

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NVIDIA kicked off its new year by announcing its latest mobile processor, the Tegra X1. Built upon the Maxwell GPU, this one features a 256-core GPU, 8-core 64-bit CPU, and so much more. As the first mobile processor to hit more than 1 teraflops of processing prowess, the Tegra X1 is no joke. ...

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Alcatel Pixi 3 series runs Android, Windows or FireFox OS

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Alcatel’s latest line of smartphones, the Pixi 3, can do something that no other handset can: run Android, Windows or FireFox OS. Indeed, the new series of devices is available in a variety of display sizes ranging from 3.5-inches to 5-inches. (3.5″, 4″, 4.5″, 5″). ...

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Samsung refreshes Galaxy Note 4 with Tri-Band LTE Advanced support

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Samsung on Monday debuted a modified version of its plus-sized Galaxy Note 4 which amps up the overall capabilities. The refreshed Note 4 features LTE Advanced (LTE-A) Tri-Band Carrier Aggregation (CA), which means peak download speeds of 300Mbps. That is, of course, once those sort of networks ...

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Samsung to shelve Galaxy Alpha and move to lower-cost models, report says

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Samsung will stop selling the Galaxy Alpha once current inventory is depleted, according to a recent ET News report. Allegedly, Samsung will discontinue the higher-priced, more premium experience, in favor of lower-cost alternatives such as the Galaxy A5. Whereas the Galaxy A5 features some of ...

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Get $220 in paid Android apps and games for free from Amazon!

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A limited time promotion sees Amazon giving away dozens of top apps and games for free Amazon is now offering a gigantic bundle of Android apps and games worth some $220 in total. Starting today and running though December 26, it’s Amazon’s largest giveway yet, and features a number ...

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Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 is 30% OFF today only

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In the hunt for a last-minute tablet gift for yourself or someone you love? Amazon’s tablet, the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9, is discounted by 30% today only, knocking the costs down by some $130 or more. Depending on which particular model you grab (storage, with offers, connectivity), you can ...

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One year on OnePlus One available to all

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Can you believe it has been a year since we first learned of the OnePlus One smartphone? That’s right, the little upstart flagship killer that has been the source of so much turmoil, backlash, and adulation is a year old. Today sees a few headlines coming out of the OnePlus neck of the ...

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Fiverr update brings seller-based features to Android app

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  Fiverr, the service that lets users buy and sell creative and professional services, is rolling out an update to its Android app. Based around sellers, the new release delivers a handful of features to make it easier to manage Gigs. Given that more than 30% of the Fiverr Android user ...

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Google Drive app for Android gains ‘OK Google’ hotword feature

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A forthcoming update to the Google Drive app for Android is set to add a nifty new feature. Set to arrive over the next week, the app sees the integration of “OK Google” voice search. Instead of opening up Google Drive and typing in your keyword or file name you’ll be able to ...

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PowerSkin kicks off Buy One Get One deal for PowerStand [48 hours only]

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Need to pick up something cool for a holiday gift but don’t wanna spend money on someone else? Well, you’re in luck, Scrooge. PowerSkin is offering a Buy One Get One deal on its PowerStand which means you can grab one for you and a friend. For only $40 you can have not one, but two ...

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Instagram adds five new filters and enhanced options

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Instagram on Tuesday announced the release of five new filters for its mobile applications. Available in the latest update are the new, and very subtle, Slumber, Crema, Ludwig, Perpetua, and Aden. In addition to the new filters, Instagram is improving the overall filtering experience. Now, ...

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T-Mobile announces Data Stash rollover data plan for January

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T-Mobile, as part of its Un-carrier 8.0 initiative, today announced its latest feature, Data Stash. In essence, it’s a rollover account that lets users collect any unused data into a bucket that can be used within a year. “Can you imagine your gas station siphoning unused gas from your ...

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Amazon offering all sorts of wonderful savings on Kindle and Fire products

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We’re less than two weeks away from Santa coming down the chimney. In other words, Santa better make sure he’s ready to roll with all sorts of goodies. Amazon, wanting to help the jolly fat man out, is offering up some terrific deals on its Kindle and Fire line of products. Check ...

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T-Mobile set to announce something Un-carrier-like tomorrow

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T-Mobile, not taking the end of year as a time to relax, is set to announce… well, something, tomorrow. According to the Un-carrier, we will get the eighth installment of the ongoing initiative as part of a fireside chat with  David Pogue of Yahoo! News. It’s true. Un-carrier 8.0 is ready ...

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Amazon introduces Surprise! e-card and gift card app

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Amazon on Wednesday introduced a new free mobile app designed to deliver e-cards and digital gift cards to friends, family, and contacts. Called Surprise!, it’s the kind of app that lets users create and send custom cards for birthdays, graduation, and holidays. Whether you’re the ...

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