AT&T brings Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S to its tablet lineup

Tab S

Starting today, AT&T will be taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Tab S in both the 10.5 and 8.4 inch sizes.  Shipping is expected to take place on Sept. 23, or if you want to wait to buy them in store you just have to wait 3 days longer. Both tablets qualify for AT&T’s Next... Read More

Amazon Prime Instant Video finally arrives for Android phones

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If you’re like me and have an Amazon Prime account in addition to an Android phone, you can finally take advantage of the Prime Instant Video app available in the Amazon.com app store. The app is free, but the caveat is you must side load the Amazon app store to your device. You can follow... ...

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Samsung improves functionality of the S Pen on the Galaxy Note 4

Samsung Galaxy Note 4

I love my Samsung Galaxy Note 3, not just for its stunning Super AMOLED display, or best in class hardware (2013), but I truly am in love with it because of its functionality.  I truly love the S Pen, and no I don’t need it all of the time but when I need the stylus... Read More

Amazon Fire Phone now 99 cents with two-year contract

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Amazon has just dropped the price of its Fire phone to 99 cents from $199.99 on a two-year contract through AT&T, or to $450 dollars through the NEXT 18 program by paying $18.75 per month (for 24 months) with $0 down and 0% interest.  According to Amazon Vice President Ian Freed, customers ...

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Montblanc and Samsung partner to offer premium accessories

Special Montblanc Ink unlock screen wallpaper

If Samsung’s stylus just isn’t good enough for you, you’re in luck. Montblanc has partnered with Samsung to bring “fine writing” to the Galaxy Note 4. The first stylus from Montblanc is the E-Starwalker which is similar in design to the Starwalker pen. This stylus will be priced at ...

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Dropbox announces 50GB of free cloud storage for new purchases of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

50GB free for 2 years

Amongst all of the announcements today at the IFA event, Dropbox announced that it will offer free 50GB of storage space in the cloud to purchasers of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Since 2011, Dropbox and Samsung have partnered to give free storage, but now Dropbox is going to be further ...

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Samsung explains rationale behind new Galaxy Alpha design language

Galaxy Alpha Sketch

Samsung recently explained their design language for the Samsung Galaxy Alpha in a blog post on their website.  Over the last few years Samsung has taken more criticism than most manufacturers for their use of plastic in their flagship models.  Many expect metal in their flagship phones like ...

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Sharp announces the Aquos Crystal and Crystal X

Aquos Crystal and Crystal X

Sharp released two incredibly impressive designed smartphones today named the Aquos Crystal and the Crystal.  The first thing you notice when looking at the images is that the bezels on the phone are virtually non-existent.  We’ve seen small bezels before on the LG G3 and LG G2, but nothing ...

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HTC Zoe (beta) released for Android devices running 4.4

HTC Zoe

HTC released its, no longer proprietary app, called Zoe in the Google Play store, in beta mode, for Android users who run 4.4.  This app is no longer only available just for HTC devices and can be installed on devices like the Samsung Galaxy S5 and LG G3.  When I owned a HTC One, a favorite... ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 specs leaked with 4GB RAM, QHD display

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 listed at Erafone

As many of you know, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is expected to be announced at the upcoming IFA event on September 3rd in Berlin. Apparently Indonesian company Erafone thought it would generate news by posting what appears to be the upcoming spec sheet of the new Note 4 on its website earlier ...

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Dropbox for Android Update includes new search tool and file previews

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Dropbox just released an update for Android, version 2.4.3 which adds document previews and a new way to search within the app.  Dropbox continues to be one of the better options for cloud storage by continually adding new features. Users can now preview Word, PowerPoint, or .pdf within Dropbox ...

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LG unveils the LG G3 A for release in Korea

LG G3 A set to be released in Korea.

LG expands its G3 cell phone line with the G3 A, a lesser version of the 5.5 inch G3. The G3 A is expected to launch in Korea with a 5.2 inch 1080P HD display, rather than the 5.5 QHD display in the G3. It is also slated to arrive with last year’s powerhouse 2.3GHz... Read More

Beta testers wanted for AutoCAD 360

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If you’re a user of AutoCAD and want a portable version of the software, Autodesk offers AutoCAD 360 for free at the Google Play store (with in-app purchases). AutoCAD 360 is a tool that allows you to edit, view, and share AutoCAD drawings. If the current app isn’t good enough for you and you ...

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Google adds ‘call me back’ feature to Android Device Manager

Android Device Manager

Google just rolled out another update to its Android Device Manager application which main function is to help you when your device is either lost or stolen. In the latest build, version 1.3.8, Google adds the ability to set a ‘call me back’ phone number to recover a lost device. Any future ...

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LG G3 Stylus ‘officially’ leaked in LG G3 Beat video

This image contains the trio of G3 smart phones including the unreleased G3 Stylus.

In a newly released advertisement for the G3 Beat LG shows a trio of smart phones which make up the G3 family at the end of the video. The surprising news is the appearance of a G3 Stylus which has yet to be announced by LG.  The 5.5 inch G3 has already been available to users for... Read More