Verizon Edge program official, six-month upgrade program starts August 25

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Verizon confirmed on Thursday that August 25 will be the start of the carrier’s new upgrade program, Verizon Edge. As expected, it will allow users to trade in their old phones after a mere six months, provided they have paid at least 50 percent of the retail cost of the device. There are ...

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Virgin Mobile now offering LG Optimus F3

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Virgin Moblile announced on Thursday that the LG Optimus F3 is now available for its prepaid customers. Priced at $179.99, the 4G LTE handset runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and features a 1.2GHz dual-core processor and 5-megapixel rear camera. With a 4-inch IPS display, front-facing VGA camera, ...

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AT&T now has fastest and most reliable 4G LTE network

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Get ready for some new ad campaigns with a bit of mud slinging and braggadocio. AT&T now owns the title of fastest 4G LTE network and the most reliable in the nation. That is, of course, the claims from independent third-party data hold up. So who is it that says AT&T has the best 4G... ...

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Verizon CFO confirms ‘Edge’ early upgrade program but sheds few details

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Big Red plans to join AT&T and T-Mobile in the game of early smartphone upgrades.

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HTC One Mini announced for August

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Limited availability begins next month with a global roll out slated for September.

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Next-gen Nexus 7 video and specs leak ahead of next week’s rumored debut

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The pieces are falling into place for a July 24 announcement followed quickly with retail availability.

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Battle Dragons coming to Android soon; win a copy now! UPDATED

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Spacetime Studios has another surefire hit on their hands with this one... and you can get it in your hands before it's launched!

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Cricket Wireless announces Samsung Galaxy Discover, Samsung Galaxy Admire II

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The two Android-powered smartphones are slated to arrive at the carrier's doorstep on July 21.

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5 fun things to do with your Instagram photos

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Take your pictures from the digital space to the living room...or office...or locker...or the museum!

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Google schedules Android-related event for July 24

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The "Breakfast with Sundar Pichai" could be formal announcement of Android 4.3 as well as new products. Of course, it could be Chrome-related too...

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Samsung trademark applications hint at future Galaxy stars

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Every once in a while I like to swing by the U.S. Patent and Trademarks Office (USPTO) to see what sort of hints I can stumble over. Are there any new, fun Android products on the horizon? While not always proof positive of future devices or product names, it’s often a good place to ...

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Verizon hosting event on July 23 which could spell new Droid line debut

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[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_separator][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Verizon has an event scheduled for July 23 which could prove to be the official unveiling of the 2013 Droid series. Promising “the next generation of the most popular family ...

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Early details and images of HP ‘Brave’ surface

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The first images and details for the upcoming Android-powered smartphone from HP have landed and darn it if we haven’t “seen” this design before. Called (for now) the HP “Brave”, the handset is purported to feature a 4.5-inch display (900×1600), a 2.4GHz ...

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Sony Xperia Z now available for pre-order through T-Mobile

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[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] As of today, July 16, T-Mobile customers place pre-orders for the Sony Xperia Z, the Android-powered smartphone first introduced at CES 2013 back in January. Pricing is listed at $99.99 down with 24 monthly payments of $20 for ...

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Alleged Sony Honami render reveals a very Xperia-like form factor

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Well what do ya know? The upcoming Sony Honami looks like a Sony Xperia smartphone! A render of the device found its way to ePrice who promptly passed it along for everyone else to see. Set to debut as soon as IFA 2013 in September, the Honami bears a striking resemblance to other Sony ...

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