Verizon begins pre-orders for Sony SmartWatch 3

Verizon on Thursday began taking pre-orders for the Sony SmartWatch 3, and Android Wear-powered smartwatch. Priced $250, the device is expected to begin shipping on October 30. The watch will also soon find its way into the Google Play Store where it will be offered alongside other Android Wear ...

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Android Wear update adds local music playback, standalone GPS

Google on Thursday announced an update to the Android Wear platform which adds in two noteworthy features. Smartwatches powered by Android Wear will now be able work more independently of smartphones thanks to internal GPS reporting capabilities. Apps such as MyTracks can now track runs and ...

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Amazon offering up to 80% off select apps and games

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Looking to pick up some new games or apps for your Android? Be sure to check out Amazon’s current promotion which sees the retailer shaving up to 80% off of select titles. Be it in the form of up-front discounts or in-app purchases, there are 47 apps listed under the Appstore Halloween ...

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5 tips on preventing mobile phone loss and theft

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There are a great many articles out there that offer advice on how to recover a lost or stolen device. Unfortunately, many of them focus on what you can do after you’ve lost your device. Generally at that point, it’s too late, because you didn’t have the right apps or tracking systems set up, ...

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Full Tilt Poker app review

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Full Tilt Poker has been for many years regarded as one of the best apps in the business. From the mobile download to the desktop it sees thousands of players take to the virtual velvet every day. But it’s just got even better. The launch of Full Tilt Texas Hold’em in the app stores has... Read More

Sony SmartWatch 3 now listed in Google Play Store (as coming soon)

We’re drawing ever closer to the launch of the Sony SmartWatch 3, which is Sony’s first foray into the Android Wear space. Head to the Google Play Store now and you’ll find the device and all its specs, images, and details. What’s more, you’ll also see the watch listed as “coming soon”. Pricing ...

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New evidence supports Android L to be called ‘Lollipop’

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You know those rumors that have been circulating this week suggesting Android L could be called Licorice when it’s launched? Heck, even the guy responsible for the giant lawn decorations has been chatting up the idea of licorice all week. As it turns out, that could all be smoke screen. ...

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HTC streches beyond smartphones with $200 RE Camera

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New camera signals a wider move to embrace the Android and iOS platforms As part of yesterday’s announcement of the Desire EYE, HTC also introduced its portable camera, the RE Camera. Sporting a form factor that closely resembles an asthma inhaler and periscope hybrid, the device features ...

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HTC announces high-end, waterproof selfie-centered Desire EYE

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HTC on Thursday announced its latest Android, the selfie-centric Desire EYE. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, the device features a 5.2-inch HD display, and a two-tone plastic unibody shell. The standout selling point, however, is the pair of 13-megapixel cameras and its suite of ...

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Windows 95 on Samsung Gear Live? Why Not?

YouTube user Corbin Davenport is taking portable computing to the extreme with his Samsung Gear Live by installing Windows 95 onto it, yeah that’s right – Windows 95 ! So this may not be something that you probably ever imagined could be done or even wanted to do but Corbin has managed to get ...

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LG G Watch R due October 14

LG’s first Android Wear smartwatch to feature a circular display, the G Watch R, is expected to go on sale next week. According to the hardware maker, the G Watch R is slated to arrive Tuesday, October 14. It’s not clear what price tag we might anticipate for the smartwatch in the United ...

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Snake for SmartWatch ['Watch' This App]

Smartwatches are amazing things. They have so many amazing functions that can make our lives so much easier, but for far too long the game snake hasn’t been available for smartwatches. The app Snake for SmartWatch changes that. The name says it all it’s the classic game snake that you can play ...

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The Pure Watch Face app gives you exactly what its moniker implies: A simple watch face ['Watch' This App]

If you’re someone who is currently looking for a plain smartwatch face, then it could just be time to take a look at the Pure Watch Face app. It provides you with a watch face that can be either analogue or digital, but only displays the time and date, and only comes in a grey color…... ...

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(Unofficial) Motorola Nexus 6 gallery

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So you’ve been hearing quite a bit about the upcoming Motorola Nexus 6/Nexus X, have you? Perhaps you’d like to “see” what the fuss is all about? We’ve been gathering up some of the images that have made their way online. Note that these are obviously unofficial ...

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Always know the weather with the Beautiful Weather Watch Face app ['Watch' This App]

If you’re like me then you may be constantly checking the weather. Even if it has no bearing on your day you still need to know it, just for the sake of knowing it. If this is something you do, then it may be time to check out the Beautiful Weather Watch Face app. Beautiful… Read... Read More