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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Good news LG G3 and G2 owners, you will get Android 5.0!!!

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It was touch and go for awhile, but the newest reports seem to indicate that the newest LG flagship phones should receive Android 5.0.  A rep for LG in the Netherlands and Belgium confirmed that the G2 and G3 should see Lollipop before the end of the year.  There wasn’t anything more ...

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Amazon goes after Chromecast with new $39 Fire TV Stick

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Amazon on Monday got the week started off by introducing a device which puts the Chromecast squarely in its sights. Called the Fire TV Stick, it’s a $39 unit that plugs into your TV and provides for playing of music, video,games, and more. Rather powerful for such a small device, the Fire ...

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Accessory of the Day: Charge 3 devices at once with this compact car charger, $9.99

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Find yourself with too many devices that need powered in the car? When the family piles in for the that weekend trip to Grandma’s, does everyone instantly begin jockeying for car charger position? The EasyAcc 3 Compact USB Car Charger solves all of your problems with its ability to charge ...

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New Samsung Galaxy A7 details come to light

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Samsung’s next smartphone offering goes by the name of the Galaxy A7, but what wasn’t as certain was the stated screen resolution of the yet-to-be announced device. Whilst some rumours were circulating suggesting the Galaxy A7 may feature a 720p screen, others were contradicting ...

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10 of the hottest new Android apps of the week (October 26)

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Looking to pick up a new Android app or game to try out this week? Why not start with some of the freshest titles around? What you’ll find below is a collection of ten of the hottest new Android apps from around the last week or so. We’ve gone through and picked out a nice selection ...

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Nexus 9 delivery delayed in the UK until December by Amazon

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We recently reported that sources were speculating that the Nexus 6 wouldn’t be hitting the UK until at least December, and now it seems that the Nexus 9 is getting the same delay. It seems that some users are reporting that Amazon UK are sending out emails stating their Nexus 9 orders ...

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FireTube app released – listen to YouTube like a music player

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A while ago, you may remember rumours surfacing of an all new YouTube subscription service that would turn the video site into a more music focused orientation, allowing for offline and audio-only listening. Whilst such a service is still just a rumour, there is an interesting new app in the ...

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LG announces ‘NUCLUN’, its first mobile processor

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LG announced its own mobile chipset, dubbed the ‘NUCLUN’ which employs a quad-core 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A15 for heavy processing and a quadcore 1.2 GHz ARM Cortex-A7 for lighter processing. LG termed this unique octa-core architecture ‘big.LITTLE’ . It supports LTE-A ...

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How to invite friends to Inbox by Gmail!

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Inbox by Gmail has gathered a lot of attention, and for good reason. I am a lucky person to have it, and it is a great tool, clearing my inbox within minutes, along with adding all sorts of new functions. Well Google is not being shy about adding people, as now anyone with Inbox can... Read More

Samsung Galaxy S5 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop in December, report says

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Samsung’s 2014 flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, could be among the first handsets to see an Android 5.0 Lollipop update. At least that’s what a new SamMobile report tells us. According to a source close to the blog, the Galaxy S5 will get its update in December. The level of ...

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Canadian pre-orders for Nexus 6 to begin on October 29th

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For those north of the border, don’t think Google has forgotten about you when it comes to the Nexus 6. The device will be available for pre-order in Canada on October 29th and will cost $749 for 32GB and $799 for 64GB. Unfortunately that’s a $100 markup on what the US will be ...

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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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Amazon sees Fire TV content tripling since launch

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If you’ve been considering an Amazon Fire TV then you might now give extra consideration toward pulling the trigger. According to Amazon, the content available for the device has tripled since its launch six months ago. Thanks to partnerships from the likes of Spotify, PBS, NFL, A&R, ...

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