Are the glory days over for Samsung? Shares hit two-year low

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Remember how good things were for Samsung two years ago? Just about everywhere you turned it seemed someone was talking about the Galaxy S3. The worm had turned and people were considering something other than the iPhone.  Fast forward to mid-2014 and we’re looking at a different ...

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LG bucks convention with Wine Smart flip smartphone

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Not afraid to try something new (or is it old?), LG has announced a flip smartphone known as the Wine Smart. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the internals include a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, and 4GB internal storage with microSD expansion. Flipping open the phone we find a 3.5-inch ...

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Samsung Thailand lists 6-inch Galaxy Mega 2

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Samsung Thailand has listed its latest smartphone, the 6-inch Galaxy Mega 2. Presumably rolling out to a wider release in the coming weeks and months, the device picks up where the last model leave off. Powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor, you’ll also find 1.5GB RAM and 16GB internal ...

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AT&T to carry LG G3 Vigor on September 23

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AT&T on Monday announced that it, too, will soon offer the LG G3 Vigor. As a lower-cost and lesser-powered take on the flagship G3, this one features a 5-inch display, an 8-megapixel rear camera (with Auto Laser focus), front-facing 1.3-megapixel snapper. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the ...

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AT&T rings up Samsung Galaxy Alpha for September 26

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AT&T on Monday kicked off the week with a new smartphone announcement. Arriving later this week, the Galaxy Alpha brings Samsung’s new design language to the United States. Pricing for the smartphone is listed at $612.99 outright or $199.99 with a two-year service agreement. Those who ...

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Sprint taking Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders September 26

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Looking to pre-order your Samsung Galaxy Note 4 through Sprint? You’ll have to wait just a week longer; the carrier on Thursday announced the device will be offered in pre-orders effective September 26. Tapped with a $720 suggested retail price, qualified Easy Pay customers can spread the ...

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Verizon Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders start September 19

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Verizon on Thursday confirmed its version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will be available for pre-order effective September 19. It’s not clear what day the carrier expects the smartphone to actually go on sale; however, we’re thinking the same (October 17) as the others. ...

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AT&T outlines pricing options for Galaxy Note 4

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AT&T has officially announced the pricing and availability options for its version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Pre-orders for the device begin Friday, September 19 with shipments to commence on October 14. The full retail details are expected to come at a later date. AT&T will offer ...

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T-Mobile: pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on September 24

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T-Mobile was among the first wireless providers to announce specific details as it pertains to the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Pre-orders for the device begin at the Un-carrier on Wednesday, September 24 at 9AM PDT. Pricing is listed at $0 down and $31.24 monthly for 24 ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on sale October 17; pre-orders begin September 19

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Samsung on Thursday confirmed the upcoming arrival date for its Galaxy Note 4 smartphone. Touching down on October 17, the device will be offered across AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon and U.S. Cellular. The Note 4 will be sold in Charcoal Black and Frost White options though it’s not ...

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Amazon refreshes Kindle Fire line with four new tablets

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As has been the case with the last few fall seasons, Amazon has refreshed its Kindle Fire tablet lineup. For 2014 we find the online giant introducing no less than four models including its first designed specifically for children. All four are the first to run Amazon’s latest UI, the ...

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Moto Exit: Punit Soni announces his departure from Motorola

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Vice President of Product Management at Motorola, Punit Soni, today announced his departure from the company. A post on his Google+ account tells us he’s leaving Motorola “after a couple of amazing years in the best job I ever had”.  The news, which comes rather abruptly, ...

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NVIDIA Shield Tablet doubles down on storage, adds 4G LTE

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NVIDIA has boosted the specs for its recently released Shield Tablet and is today announcing two key improvements. A new version of the tablet will be made available later this month which includes more storage and enhanced connectivity. Specifically, the storage doubles from 16GB to 32GB and ...

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Sprint dials up LG G3 Vigor for September 19

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Sprint on Monday announced the forthcoming arrival of the LG G3 Vigor, an affordable 5-inch take on the flagship experience. Due on Friday, September 19, the handset will carry as full retail price of $312; Easy Pay breaks out to 24 payments of $13.00 per month. Powered by Android 4.4.2 KitKat, ...

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Sprint adds HTC Desire 510; Virgin and Boost to carry handset, too

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Sprint on Tuesday announced the upcoming arrival of the entry-level HTC Desire 510. Priced $199 outright, qualified Easy Pay can spread the cost out over 24 equal payments of $8.34 each. Key specifications include Android 4.4 KitKat, HTC Sense, a 4.7-inch display, a 5-megapixel rear camera, ...

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