Sprint and Boost Mobile announce Kyocera Hydro Edge availability

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Sprint and Boost Mobile announced on Thursday that the Kyocera Hydro Edge will be offered as part of their respective smartphone lineup. Sprint gets the waterproof handset on Friday, July 19 and Boost Mobile follows a few days later on Tuesday, July 23. The Kyocera Hydro Edge is an Android 4.1 ...

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LG intros world’s thinnest full HD LCD panel ahead of August 7 event

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LG makes official the display panel that will be found in the rumored G2.

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T-Mobile details its “Boldest Moves Yet”

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Customers can now upgrade their handsets whenever they want, at the price they expect. Also, the Sony Xperia Z arrives on July 17 for $99 down and $20 monthly payments.

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Instagram rolls out web embedding feature

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Instagram announced on Wednesday that users can now embed photos directly within websites and blog posts. Whenever you view the photo (or video) on the desktop browser you’ll see an icon for embedding below the comments. Simply copy and paste the code and “presto!” ...

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Motorola rumored to be making a cheaper Nexus 4-like phone

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According to the Spanish tech site ADSLZone, Motorola is making a less expensive phone in the spirit of the Nexus 4. Rumors concerning the American manufacturer’s plans say that the upcoming device will play host to high-end hardware like a quad-core processor, without the high-end price. ...

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Droid Ultra tipped to arrive on August 8

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A second leaked commercial treatment for an upcoming Droid smartphone has surfaced today, this time centered around the Droid Ultra. According to the storyboard and ad description, the handset will arrive on August 8. Presumably, the Droid Mini and Droid Maxx show up at the same time. Details ...

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Upcoming Droid series poses for family portrait

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So, how would you like to see how the upcoming Droid family of smartphones look next to one another? That’s exactly what @evleaks has for us today as the yet-announced trio of handsets are found standing shoulder to shoulder. Assuming the scale is correct, the Droid Mini is just that, a ...

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Leaked Droid Maxx commercial treatment touts “48 hours of worry-free battery life”

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A newly leaked storyboard/commercial treatment tells us that the upcoming Droid Maxx will have 48 hours of “worry-free” battery life. Yeah, that sounds crazy right? According to AndroidCentral  this will be one of Verizon’s next commercials after the device is actually ...

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Offers app and new Google Maps app for Android make it even easier to save on purchases

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Google seems to be making it easier than ever to save money. Today on their commerce blog, they mentioned that they have expanded the way users can discover offers to include browsing the web with a Google device, using their popular Offers app, or even through Google Maps. No more clipping ...

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Amazon drops HTC One to $49.99 ( Sprint and AT&T)

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Drastic discounts for those looking to sign a new service agreement.

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Updated Google Maps comes to Android phones and tablets

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New and improved features come to the app; older features are moved to Google+.

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LG G2 details and images spill online [Update]

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The team over at Engadget have just scored a handful of images of the upcoming LG G2 smartphone. Rumored (read: expected) for an August 7 debut, the handset is set to be LG’s flagship experience for the second half of the year. The photos you see here show the phone as having a rather ...

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Aio Wireless dials up ZTE Overture for latest smartphone

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Aio Wireless announced on Tuesday that the ZTE Overture is the latest smartphone to join the upstart carrier’s lineup. Powered by Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the handset features a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 5-megapixel rear camera, 4G LTE connectivity, and a 1780mAh battery. Additional ...

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Early details surface for next generation of Kindle Fire tablets

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Amazon is readying three new Kindle Fire tablets for release later this year, according to a new BGR report. Expected to launch in time for the holiday buying season, the new line will include higher resolution displays and more angular designs. On the low end of the spectrum the Kindle Fire ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 portfolio now available across U.S.

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Just a friendly reminder to let everyone know that the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 are now in stores. If you’re in the market for a new Android tablet, Samsung’s 2013 lineup is priced more competitively ($199, $299 and $399, respectively) than in ...

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