Samsung’s ‘Note the date’ invitations tap new Galaxy Note for September 4

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Samsung has started sending out invitations for the upcoming Galaxy Note 3 announcement. Set to kick off on September 4, the emails are tagged as “Note the date” instead of the oft-used “save the date”. The play on words could not be any more obvious; we’ve ...

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Spotify rolls out new ‘Browse’ page for moods, moments, and more

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Spotify announced on Monday that a new “Browse” page has been added to the music streaming service. Designed to further help listeners discover new music and artists as well as find the right songs for the moment, it’s a bunch of handpicked playlists. Headed out for a long ...

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Samsung Android-powered flip phone to be called Galaxy Golden, report says

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The rumored upcoming clamshell Android-powered smartphone from Samsung will most likely be called the Galaxy Golden, reports Korean site Clien.net. Details are still somewhat light for this one but do include a 3.7-inch display, Android 4.2, a 1.7GHz dual-core Snapdragon 400 processor, LTE, ...

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Google introduces Android Device Manager

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Google announced late last week that a new Android Device Manager service will make it possible to locate missing or stolen devices. Slated to roll officially out later this month, we’ve already noticed a handful of readers that are seeing the update on their handset. Details include the ...

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Verizon now offering 500MB Share Everything option for $40 per month

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Right on the heels of a new plan from AT&T, Verizon sneaks in a costly entry-level option.

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T-Mobile will not stock Moto X in stores

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While T-Mobile does plan to offer support for the Moto X smartphone, you won’t find one in the retail stores around the country. Speaking with AllThingsD, T-Mobile’s Chief Marketing Officer Mike Sievert said that the device will not be “immediately” offered in stores. ...

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Motorola to offer lower-cost Moto X in coming months

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Like the idea of Motorola’s new Moto X smartphone line but aren’t quite sold on spending $200 for one? Perhaps you’re more of a pre-paid/no-contract type user who doesn’t like to commit to long term plans.  You’re in luck; Motorola plans to release less expensive ...

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Jelly Bean moves forward, accounts for 40 percent of Android platform

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Two out of every five Android devices accessing the Google Play Store over the last two weeks were found to run Jelly Bean.

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30 more grungy and rusty wallpapers for your Android

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Looking to change up your Android home screen?  It doesn’t get much easier than swapping out the wallpaper; it’s one of the quickest ways to breath new life into the mobile experience. ABOUT THIS THEME: This collection of wallpapers is based around the common theme of Grungy & ...

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U.S. Cellular expects Moto X in August

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U.S. Cellular has started taking pre-orders for the Moto X smartphone with expectations of shipping later this month (August). Priced at $199.99 with a two-year service agreement, the handset is available in Woven Black or Woven White. To sweeten the deal a bit. U.S. Cellular is tossing in a ...

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Google Play Edition of Moto X is coming

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Even though the newly announced Moto X smartphone runs a nearly stock Android experience, it’s still not the same thing as a pure Google build of Android. Suffice it to say, even though you’ll find relatively little “Motorola” on the Moto X you are still going to run ...

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Sprint: Moto X coming “later this summer”

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Sprint is one of the first wireless carriers to announce availability of the brand new Motorola Moto X. Okay, so it’s rather vague, but Sprint says it’s coming “later this summer”. If you’re interested in learning more about the Sprint version, or want to ...

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Motorola announces Moto X for five major U.S. carriers

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Motorola announced on Thursday that the Moto X will soon arrive at five major wireless providers in the United States. Indeed, the smartphone will be offered at Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and U.S. Cellular. Pricing begins at $199.99 with a contract and provides 16GB internal storage ...

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Facebook brings Cover Feed to standard app experience

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Facebook confirmed today that the Cover Feed feature used in Facebook Home app can be used in the standard app experience. Limited to devices which can support Facebook Home, it brings the lock screen live feed to your Android phone without pulling in all of the other features. As of today, the ...

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AT&T tops in wireless customer care satisfaction — JD Power

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Look out, AT&T is making some serious headway in the mobile space. Not only do they own the fastest and most reliable 4G LTE network, but they are also tops in wireless customer care. According to the latest JD Power report, AT&T has earned the highest marks in the industry. Scoring ...

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