Microsoft eyeing Sundar Pichai as next CEO

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A new rumor states that Sundar Pichai could be in the running to be the next Microsoft CEO. It seems as though Microsoft hasn’t really been hunting for a new CEO as actively as they should be. But according to SiliconANGLE, they have their eyes on someone who would really do well in the ...

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Red Nexus 5 leaked again, now a little more official than before

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If you’ve been keeping tabs on mobile news lately, you’d know that there are more than enough rumors regarding the Nexus 5 in a bright red color. Courtesy of popular leaker, evleaks, the Nexus 5 in red shows up in a pretty believable press render. Though it isn’t official yet, ...

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Amazon offering 6-pack ‘Getaway Essentials’ bundle for free

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Looking to get away this weekend, this summer, or somewhere down the road? Check out the free apps that Amazon is offering today as part of a “Getaway Essentials” bundle. Worth upwards of $30, you’ll find six titles which could prove helpful the next time you head out of town. ...

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OUYA refreshes gaming console

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Dressed in all black, the new console features double the storage capacity OUYA has released a new version of its Android-powered gaming console which can be immediately ordered. Priced at $129, it’s an all black experience thanks to the new controller and device design. Internally, this ...

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Telenav Acquires skobbler, the Leader in OpenStreetMap-based GPS Navigation

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Crowd-sourced mapping and navigation gives Telenav big boost Telenav announced on Thursday that it has acquired skobbler for $23.8 million in a combination of cash and stock. Based in Germany, skobbler heads up a crowd-sourced OpenStreetMaps application which employs data supplied by the ...

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U.S. Cellular debuts $50 ‘unlimited’ no-contract plan

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U.S. Cellular on Friday introduced a new no-contract plan which offers unlimited voice, messaging, and 500MB of 3G/4G data for $50 per month. Yes, it’s billed as “unlimited” but that’s because you can go over the allotted data. Doing so, however, sees your speeds ...

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Red Nexus 5 reportedly due February 4

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Rumors of a red version of the Nexus 5 have been gaining steam these last few days and, thanks to a leaked document, it seems to be close at hand. An alleged Sprint memo surfacing yesterday indicates that we could see the red variant within days. Currently available in black or white, this new ...

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Watch: Tim Tebow stars in T-Mobile’s new commercials

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Watching the big game on Sunday? Keep your eyes peeled for one or both of the following ads. Starring Tim Tebow, who happens to be without an NFL contract, the two clips show what the former player has been up to these past few month. What’s more, he reminds us that contracts can be ...

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Samsung Poland intros two Galaxy Note 3 Neo models

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After months of rumors, Samsung (Poland) has announced two new versions of the Galaxy Note 3. Known as the Galaxy Note 3 Neo 3G and the Galaxy Note 3 Neo LTE+, the two feature slightly smaller (5.5-inch) and lower resolution (1280×720) displays than the standard model. Internally, the two ...

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Samsung intros Black Edition Galaxy S4, S4 Mini for Russia

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Samsung on Friday introduced new versions of the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini for the Russian market. Dubbed the “Black Edition”, these are gorgeous black on black designs with faux leather stitched backs. Launching, for now, in Russia, the Black Edition feature the exact same ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 12.2 now available for pre-order in UK

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Last year in June, we heard that Samsung is working on a 12.2 Galaxy Note, and for a moment we were like ‘that’s a big Samsung Note’, but later down the road we saw the 10.1 version of the Note as well. Then we heard about its model number, then finally a render image in... ...

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SenseGiz seeking funding for Star, a multi-functional safety and activity tracker

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There are many fitness trackers and smartwatches on the market, but how about a device that alerts your loved ones when you are injured? SenseGiz, a company that you may not have heard of, is seeking funding on Indiegogo for Star, what it calls “the world’s first emergency ...

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Waze seeks beta testers

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Waze is in need of beta testers!  Go to the link here to become an official beta tester for Waze. The following requirements below are needed in order to become a beta tester. Requirements: - Android OS 2.2 and up - Device resolution 320X480 and up - Ongoing participation and responsiveness - ...

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HTC: “We’ll miss our self-imposed Android 4.4 target”

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HTC president (U.S.) Jason Mackenzie has penned a post on the company’s website advising that the hardware maker will miss its self-imposed target for Android 4.4 KitKat. Initially expected to arrive for the HTC One this week, it appears that the process could take another week or two ...

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Motorola’s Project Ara team being integrated with Google’s Android team

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The Internet is buzzing about Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility and you may be wondering what is going to happen to Motorola’s Project Ara. We have great news for you…. the Googlely project will remain with Google. It seems that the about $3 billion purchase of ...

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