Samsung exec confirms Galaxy Gear to debut Sept 4

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Samsung will introduce the Galaxy Gear smartwatch at the September 4 Unpacked event, according to a high-level executive within the company. Lee Young-hee, executive vice president of the South Korean company’s mobile business, tells The Korean Times that the “wearable concept ...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 to feature 16-megapixel camera with optical image stabilization — report

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The next generation of Galaxy S smartphone could boast a 16-megapixel camera with optical image stabilization (OIS) technology, according to new reports. Once rumored for the Galaxy Note 3, the OIS stuff likely won’t be ready until until the following round of devices. As of today, the ...

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Registration now open for first annual Samsung Developers Conference

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Registration has officially opened up for Samsung’s first annual Developer Conference (DevCon) which takes place in late October. Spread over three days (October 27-29), the event will feature more than 40 technical and industry sessions and touches on multiple industries. Samsung expects ...

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LG acknowledges G Pad 8.3 in new YouTube video

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LG just doesn’t know how to sit quietly on their products. Case in point, the rumored 8.3-inch G Pad tablet. Word of the device has slowly started gaining some steam over the last few weeks and it has become pretty not a matter of if, but when. A new YouTube video which went live in... ...

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PowerA intros a pair of new MOGA gaming controllers for Android

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PowerA announced on Monday that a pair of new MOGA gaming controllers will be available starting in October. The Moga Hero Power and Moga Pro Power controller both feature a new MOGA Boost technology which will provide players with some power to juice up their smartphones while playing games. ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Kids leaks

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Samsung may go after that burgeoning kid-friendly tablet demographic with a revised version of the Galaxy Tab 3, according to new reports. Called the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Kids, the internal hardware looks to be the same as the standard model with 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 1GB, 7-inch ...

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Wood back plates for Moto X may cost $50 extra

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The fancy wooden back covers for the Moto X may cost an extra $50 per smartphone, according to new details found tucked inside Motorola’s website. The guys at Droid Life noticed that the back side of the Moto X could be offered in four colors (Teak, Bamboo, Ebony, and Rosewood) and could ...

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New photos suggest QWERTY-packin’ Droid 5 on horizon

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New photos of a Motorola smartphone with Verizon branding have surfaced this weekend, promptly bring about talks of a Droid 5. Shown with a 5-row QWERTY keyboard, the phone looks every bit like the first few generations of Droid. It’s not clear how large the display is for this device ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to be offered in black, white, and pink — report

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will be offered in three different colors when it goes on sale later this year, reports SamMobile. The tech blog, who is often quite accurate, says the Note 3 will be available in black, white, and pink flavors in later October. For what it’s worth, the pink ...

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Google Now adds a host of new cards

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Newest updates adds cards for car rentals, concert tickets, commute sharing, NCAA football and additional reminders. Also, public transit and TV cards are improved as well.

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Verizon dials up LG Enact as next entry level Android

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Verizon today began offering its latest entry-level smartphone, the LG Enact. Priced at $19 with a two-year service agreement, the phone features a QWERTY keyboard, 4-inch 800×480 display, 5-megapixel rear camera (1080p video), and LTE support. Powered by a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, the ...

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Virgin Mobile now offering waterproof Reef

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Virgin Mobile announced on Thursday that the immediate availability of a waterproof Android smartphone in the Reef. Manufactured by ZTE, the phone is Virgin Mobile’s first certified IPX7 waterproof device and comes with an attractive $149.99 price. The Reef is powered by Android 4.1 Jelly ...

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NVIDIA Shield review: The gaming has changed

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I am not a mobile gamer – at least not in the sense that some of you guys and gals might be. I tend to prefer my Android gaming in a casual, pick-it-up-put-it-down manner and rarely find myself playing a first person shooter or something with high-end graphics. Not because I don’t ...

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Google Keep updated to include reminders and Google Now integration

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Google announced on Wednesday that a moderate update has arrived for Google Keep, adding in a number of noteworthy enhancements. Details include the ability to set reminders for certain times or locations as well as the ability to snooze or adjust them in the notification bar. For example, Keep ...

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FCC outs LG ‘V500′ 9.8-inch tablet

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With a new Quad HD display, a G Pad, and a sliding QWERTY on the horizon, LG has plenty in the pipeline as it pertains to Android products. Based on a newly discovered FCC document, a 9.8-inch V500 is set to join the fray. The early specs are light but Engadget points to dual-band Wi-Fi... Read More