LG: No Nexus 5 in the pipeline

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LG Mobile VP (Europe) says that the handset maker is not working on a Nexus 5 smartphone and doesn’t plan to bring such as device to market any time soon. Specifically there is no “Nexus 5″ on the horizon, however LG is open to working with Google down the road on another ...

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LG announces LG Nexus 4 White for coming weeks

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After months of rumors and speculation, LG has finally announced the arrival of a white variant of the Nexus 4 smartphone. Aside from the color change, the details remain the same and include the 4.7-inch 1280×768 IPS display, quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro 1.5GHz processor, and 2GB RAM. LG ...

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Save 30% on all Cruzerlite accessories with Memorial Day sale

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Our friends over at Cruzerlite are throwing one heck of a sweet deal today and we’re only too please to help participate. For one day only (Memorial Day), you can score a 30% savings on any of their Android accessories through Amazon. Indeed, if you own an HTC One, Samsung Galaxy S4, or ...

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Phiaton PS 210 BTNC review

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What happens when you combine the noise-cancelling capabilities of the Phiaton PS 20 NC earphones with the Bluetooth capabilities of the Phiaton PS 20 BT? You get the delicious chocolate peanut butter cup that is Phiaton PS 210 BTNC. As someone who has “cut the cord” that comes with ...

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Android 4.3 surfaces yet again with Nexus 4 leak

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An LG Nexus 4 running Android 4.3 has been spotted a mobile conference taking place in Thailand this week. As you can see from the images here the Nexus smartphone looks to be running a brand new JWR45B build which is still considered Jelly Bean. Also of particular note is that the camera ...

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Potential bidding war looms with Google reportedly eyeing Waze

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This could get pretty interesting pretty quick. Google is reportedly considering throwing in a counter-offer to Waze and may be ready to engage Facebook in a bidding war. Waze is fielding expressions of interest from multiple parties and is seeking more than $1 billion, said one of the people, ...

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HTC One Google Edition release ‘imminent’, source claims

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Reportedly, the stock Android experience HTC One will be announced within the next few weeks.

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Developer Edition headed to Verizon, AT&T

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Verizon and AT&T are among the first two carriers lined up to offer the Samsung Galaxy S4 Developer Edition. Thus far these two are the only models that appear to be showing up on Samsung’s site with Verizon getting the SCH-I545 while AT&T will offer the SGH-I337. Are you ...

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U.S. feedback kills the U.K launch of HTC First

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We can’t say this is much of a surprise; the HTC First will not be arriving in the U.K. anytime soon. After receiving less than stellar feedback for the U.S. launch of the HTC First, the social network giant has scrapped plans to launch the device across the pond.  OK, not officially ...

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Amazon Appstore now available in nearly 200 countries

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Amazon announced on Thursday that the Appstore is now available in nearly 200 countries around the world. “We are thrilled to be expanding the reach of our global app distribution to nearly 200 countries. We think our customers will love the app selection we have to offer and also find features ...

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WSJ: 5 million HTC One sales so far

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How about a little bit of positive news for HTC today? According to the Wall Street Journal, HTC has already sold 5 million units of the HTC One flagship smartphone. While this is about half of what Samsung has done with the Galaxy S4, it’s a commendable figure nonetheless. “Orders ...

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Cricket announces Samsung Galaxy S4 for June 7

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No-contract wireless provider Cricket today announced the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy S4. Priced at $599, the 4G LTE smartphone will be offered starting from June 7. Qualified customers can purchase the device at $54.99 down with monthly payments. Cricket provides a variety of ...

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Sprint’s XFON may have passed through FCC

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A Motorola XT1056 recently passed through the FCC showing support for Sprint’s LTE bands.  Judging by the model number, we might assume this is one of the rumored XFON (X Phone) devices slated for arrival in the near future. With this model we now have three seemingly confirmed XFON devices to ...

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You have to check out the photo search feature in Google+

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You'll be seriously impressed with how well Google categorizes your images.

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HTC reportedly in “utter freefall” as execs jump ship

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We’re not here to beat a dead (or dying) horse and we hate to cover any Android player in a bad light, but that’s what we have to do from time to time. As most of you know, HTC is having a tough go at things over the last few quarters and is really, really... Read More