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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Samsung Hennessy tipped to feature dual 3.3-inch displays

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  A dual-screen Samsung Hennessy may soon find its way into the world, reports Chinese website Blog of Mobile. Said to be running Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, the phone is alleged to feature a quad-core 1.2GHz processor, 1GB RAM, and a mere 1GB internal space. As far as the pair of displays ...

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Newly discovered Samsung patent hints at metal future for Galaxy devices

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One of the most common complaints or knocks against the Samsung Galaxy S4 is the decision to use a plastic case and battery cover. When compared to the HTC One and other devices from LG and Sony, the Galaxy series of smartphones feel “cheap” or “generic”. That problem ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini will be offered in additional colors

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The Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini will ultimately be offered in blue, brown, and red versions, reports Hi-Tech.Mail.ru. More specifically, the smaller S4 variant will be released in Blue Iceberg, Bronze Autumn, and Scarlet Dawn colors. Of course this is in addition to the standard black and white (err ...

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Usain Bolt is now a playable character in Temple Run 2

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Yes, the headline is correct. You can now play as the world’s fastest runner, Usain Bolt, in Imangi Studios’ game Temple Run 2. As you would expect, Bolt is lightning fast and even has unique abilities which let him boost head at “record-breaking” speeds and activate the ...

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UNUS SMART-X memory stick review

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Today we’re looking at a recently released piece of hardware that provides additional external storage for your Android smartphone or tablet. It’s called the UNUS SMART-X and it comes in a variety of storage capacity options and colors. In a nutshell, the SMART-X functions like a ...

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Google reportedly testing hyper-local cards for Google Now

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Google is currently testing new ways to deliver localized news reports, some of which could become part of the Google Now experience. Reportedly, Google is working to bring even more relevant information to users which pulls from personal interests, time of day, and location. The beta project ...

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Google finally releases official AdSense app for Android

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Google has finally gotten around to releasing an official app for AdSense, having just dropped it into the Google Play Store. Details, as you might expect, include “key earnings information, top custom and URL channels, ad units and sites reports, payment alerts”. Of course this is ...

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Google Play Store app downloads surpass iTunes for first time — report

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The Google Play Store has surpassed iTunes in terms of quarterly app downloads for the first time, reports AppAnnie. According to the new finding, Google’s storefront outpaced Apple’s by a margin of 10 percent in the second quarter. As of Q2 2013, app downloads in Google Play were ...

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HTC One not expected at Verizon until August 15

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The flagship smartphone should arrive two weeks later than the previously reported August 1 date.

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Samsung debuts dual-mode LTE Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini

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Samsung has introduced new dual-mode LTE versions of the Galaxy S4 and its smaller sibling, the Galaxy S4 Mini. Samsung claims that these two are the first commercially available devices to offer dual-mode (TDD-LTE and FDD-LTE) support however ZTE has already a Grand Era (2012) which features ...

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T-Mobile taps LG Optimus F3 with August 7 availability

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T-Mobile announced on Wednesday that the LG Optimus F3 will arrive on August 7 with a limited-time promotion price of $0 down. Simply sign up for one of the Simple Choice Plans and pay the handset off over 24 equal monthly device payments of $10 and it’s all yours. Of course, the up-front ...

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Google to bring faster, free WiFi connections to Starbucks

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Once in place, speeds will be 10x faster than the current connections.

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HP announces Tegra 4-powered SlateBook x2 for August

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It's called a "PC" but it certainly doesn't run any Windows...only Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

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