Verizon Droid (Turbo) expected on October 28

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Verizon has set up a countdown on its Droid Does website which should result in the arrival of the Droid Turbo. Slated to expire at noon on October 28, the website reveals little about the actual device itself. That’s quite alright, however, as much of what we need to know has already ...

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T-Mobile to offer Sony Xperia Z3 on October 29

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T-Mobile on Monday kicked off the week by announcing the upcoming arrival of the Sony Xperia Z3. Well, we knew it was coming, but now we know when and for how much. Slated to arrive on October 29, the Xperia Z3 features a 5.2-inch display, 20.7-megapixel rear camera, and a 3100mAh battery. ...

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Motorola tweets and deletes image of red Droid Turbo

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Oops. Motorola’s Droid Landing twitter account on Friday jumped the gun in regards to the upcoming Droid Turbo. The picture you see here was tweeted without any accompanying text or details and then promptly deleted. Indeed, this looks to be the Verizon red take on the big, bad ...

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Verizon announces HTC Desire 612 for tomorrow, October 9

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Verizon on Tuesday announced its next Android smartphone, the HTC Desire 612, will arrive tomorrow, October 9. Sold free with a two-year service agreement, the phone is an entry-level and plastic take on HTC’s One M8 experience. Sold as the Desire 610 by other wireless providers, the ...

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Cricket calls up $200 ZTE Grand X Max for October 10

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Cricket Wireless on Tuesday announced the upcoming launch of its next smartphone, the ZTE Grand X Max. Scheduled to touch down on Friday, October 10, the handset features a massive 6-inch display and 3200mAh battery. The handset runs Android 4.4 KitKat and packs a 1.2GHz quad-core Snadpdragon ...

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AT&T to offer Moto G LTE on October 10

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AT&T kicked off the week by announcing that the Moto G LTE will be here on Friday, October 10. Priced $179 with no long-term commitment, the new Motorola handset can be paired with a contract for $79.99. Additionally, it’s possible to spread payments out via a Next plan: $7.50 per ...

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Roku adds Android mirroring as beta feature

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Roku has added a new feature to its Roku 3 and Roku Streaming Stick (HMDI) experience which allows for mirroring of Android devices. Well, there’s also the option to mirror your WIndows 8.1 devices, too, but you’re not worried about that, are you? Available in the latest beta ...

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U.S. Cellular offering Moto X (2014)

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EDITOR NOTE: Clarification of availability U.S. Cellular on Friday announced the immediate availability of the second-generation Motorola Moto X smartphone. Priced $99 with a two-year service agreement, the 16GB black version of the phone is offered online and in retail stores. The wood and ...

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HTC Desire Eye will tout a 13-megapixel front-facing camera, report says

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An upcoming HTC Desire Eye smartphone will soon be introduced with a pair of 13-megapixel cameras, says Twitter source @uplinks. Reportedly, the phone will boast a wide angle f2.0 13-megapixel camera for the selfie-minded user. Additional specs figure to include a 2.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon ...

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Google Play Newsstand gets Material Design makeover

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Add another official Google app to the list of titles getting a visual refresh ahead of Android L’s formal release. Today sees Google Play Newsstand picking up a new look as part of a software update. Designed for reading news and magazines, the app delivers articles with a clean and ...

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Verizon: We can do double data, too!

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As if we didn’t expect this to happen, Verizon on Wednesday got into the whole double data promotion, too. A post on the carrier’s newsroom tells us that effective October 2, subscribers of the MORE Everything plans will get twice the normal allotted data. It, like the deal offered ...

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LG announces F60, an entry-level G3 spinoff with LTE support

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LG on Wednesday introduced its latest 4G LTE smartphone, the affordable, entry-level F60. Slated to hit Europe, Asia, and the Americas as early as this week, the device runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat with LG’s custom UX touches. Present are familiar apps such as Gesture Shot, Touch & ...

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Sprint counters AT&T double data promo with its own deal

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Not to be outdone by its rivals, Sprint on Wednesday announced a limited time promotion for more data. Available today and through October 31, Sprint Family Share Pack plans offer double the allotted data. Those on 32GB, 40GB, and 80GB plans will receive 60GB, 80GB, and 120GB, respectively. ...

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AT&T doubles data for most shared plans in limited time deal

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AT&T users looking to share data across multiple lines of service are in for a treat. A limited time promotion sees Ma Bell giving customers double the normal amount of data for most shared plans. Subscribers with at least 15GB of data per month can now lock in twice as much monthly data at ...

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Verizon: Moto X and Moto Maker due tomorrow, September 26

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Verizon on Thursday confirmed the upcoming availability of the Moto X and the custom design tool known as Moto Maker. How soon, you ask? How about tomorrow, September 26. Indeed, you can head to a Verizon store and pick up the 16GB model in Black for $99 with a two-year service agreement. Or, ...

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