Samsung trademark applications hint at future Galaxy stars

samsung_logo720

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 ...

Read More

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

verizon_720ag

[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 ...

Read More

Early details and images of HP ‘Brave’ surface

hp_logo720

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 ...

Read More

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

tmobile_xperia_z_720

[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 ...

Read More

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

sony_honami_render720wmk

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 ...

Read More

One Laptop per Child (OLPC) debuts child-friendly XO tablet

xo_tablet_720

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text] The team behind the One Laptop per Child (OLPC) has teamed with Vivitar to introduce a 7-inch family-friendly XO Tablet. Set to arrive in early August, the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean tablet is loaded with games, videos, apps, and other ...

Read More

AT&T intros yearly, hassle-free upgrades with “AT&T Next”

att_logo_vignette720

Ma Bell goes after the UNcarrier with sweeping new changes to upgrade options for its customers.

Read More

Verizon reported to debut VZ Edge upgrade program in August

verizon_720ag

Big Red could soon join T-Mobile with a new upgrade program for loyal (read: those buying phones outright) customers.

Read More

HTC infographic teases impending debut of HTC One Mini

htc_info_tease_mini_720

HTC has taken to their blog to provide us with another interesting, and telling infographic. This time around the handset maker is talking about all of the small things that make for big experiences. In other words, a not-so-thinly-veiled attempt to surprise us with something of their own in ...

Read More

HTC One Mini details come into light

htc_one_mini

The hardware picture around the HTC One Mini becomes a bit clearer this morning as we learn of the main specifications. Falling in line with previous rumors, German-based blog AndroidNext.de gives us an idea as to what lies ahead for the smaller take on the flagship handset. Unconfirmed details ...

Read More

HTC One Max rumored for September launch

htc_720

The rumored larger version of the HTC One is expected to arrive in September, according to new reports coming out of Mobile Geeks. Details for the handset are slated to include a 2.3GHz quad-core processor (Snapdragon 800), 2GB RAM, up to 64GB internal storage, and a 3200mAh battery.  Oh, and ...

Read More

Rovio announces Angry Birds Star Wars II for September 19

angry_birds_star_wars_ii_720

Rovio announced on Monday that another chapter in the Angry Birds Star Wars Saga will make its debut on September 19. The sequel is actually more of a prequel and it deals with Episodes I-II-III of the Star Wars universe. Indeed, Jar Jar Binks, Darth Maul, Yoda, and 27 others are slated to make ...

Read More

Moto X detailed in leaked carrier video

moto_x_videocap_720w

A few long-rumored details are confirmed in the run-up to an official debut.

Read More

Cruzerlite debuts ‘Experience Case’ design for Samsung Galaxy S4

experience_case_720

Our friends over at Cruzerlite have just rolled out a brand new design for those of you with a Samsung Galaxy S4. Dubbed the Experience Case, it’s created by Asher Simonds and looks downright redonk.  If you have a Samsung Galaxy S4 then you’ll want to hop all over this one – ...

Read More

Thoughts…in brief: Contract, no contract, or screw it all?

thoughts_in_brief

If you have read my bio, you know I am a mother, wife, writer, and low-grade tech junkie. I’m no expert when it comes to technology, but I easily learn from experiences and thoroughly enjoy listening to what others have to say.  With that in mind I was sitting in my office last week ...

Read More