AT&T announces LG G Watch R for November 5

AT&T announced today that the second generation of LG smartwatch will be here in a matter of days. Yep, the G Watch R is slated to arrive at Ma Bell’s doorstep on November 5. If interested in picking up the new Android Wear watch you’ll find it for $299 online this Wednesday, followed on ...

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AT&T to carry Moto 360 on November 7

AT&T, having a busy start to the week, announced the upcoming arrival of the Moto 360 smartwatch. Powered by Android Wear, the watch will be sold for $249.99 at Ma Bell’s stores and through its website. Although it’s the same price you’ll find through Google Play Store or other retailers, ...

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Question of the Week: Will you be buying a new Nexus device this year?

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With Google’s new Nexus devices being offered in the Google Play Store and shipping in the next few weeks we got to wondering: Will you be picking up one of these new products? Are you a faithful smartphone buyer who likes to grab the latest and greatest? Perhaps you’re wanting to ...

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Samsung Galaxy A5, A3 galleries

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Announced on the last day of October, the metal unibody smartphones are Samsung’s slimmest ever. Expected to launch in select markets in November, the two feature similar characteristics. Learn more here. Samsung Galaxy A5 [Show slideshow]   Samsung Galaxy A3 [Show slideshow]

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year

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Not long ago the Monday after Thanksgiving was just the Monday after Thanksgiving. There was no special observance associated with it, except that it was the day that millions of people returned to work. Cyber Monday is a term originally created in 2005 by marketing companies who wanted to ...

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Droid Turbo gallery

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Motorola and Verizon’s latest collaboration, the Droid Turbo arrives on October 30. Be sure to read up on the device here! [Show slideshow]

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AT&T confirms upcoming support for LG G Watch R

AT&T on Monday confirmed the upcoming availability of the LG G Watch R via a press release. Unfortunately, the carrier stopped short of announcing any price or exact release date. On a more positive note, however, AT&T does promise to be “among the first” providers to offer the Android ...

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Torque aims to unseat “OK Google” in Android Wear

Summoning the mighty G from you smart device can be frustrating at times, I mean why do we have to blurt out those two magic words “OK Google” just to ask a question. For once a company not overly known for innovating ideas seem to have found the solution, Microsoft have been working quietly ...

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5G: 10 things we know about the next generation of mobile networks

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Speculation is flying about 5G, the fifth generation of mobile networks. Will it be accessible anywhere? Will it infinitely expand bandwidth? First the 3G connection, then the 4G revolutionized how we connect on our mobile devices. So what sort of revolution will 5G bring? Amidst milling ...

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Question of the Week: How important are benchmarks to you?

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As many of you likely know, the run-up period before a smartphone announcement is often sprinkled with leaks, rumors, images, and benchmarks. With so many devices to choose from and a number of companies getting involved in the mobile processor game it can be quite confusing to figure out which ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop: Coming to a phone near you

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We’ve had iOS 8, it’s time for Android to step up right? And boy has it. Rolling out on Nexus 6 and 9 in November as the first design, Android Lollipop is finally here and with a whole host of new features, next month can’t come around quick enough. Android L for short, the operating... Read More

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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