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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U.S. Cellular now offering $100 LG G Pad 7.0 LTE

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U.S. Cellular, in winding down the work week, announced the immediate availability of the LG G Pad 7.0 LTE. Sold for $99 with a two-year service agreement, the tablet runs Android 4.4 KitKat and features a 7-inch WXGA display. Internally you’ll find a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon ...

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DJI Phantom FC40: Top-rated drone 23% off + promo code [Deal of the Day]

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Here’s a fun one! You’ve seen videos of people flying these quadcopters around, having a blast and capturing stunning footage. Now, the price is right to grab one of your own. The DJI Phantom FC40 is capable of climbing hundreds of feet in the air and transmitting HD (720p/30fps) ...

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MetroPCS launches Alcatel OneTouch Pop 7 as carrier’s first tablet

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS on Friday announced that the pre-paid brand is launching its first tablet, the $150 Alcatel OneTouch Pop 7. Available immediately, the tablet can be paired with one of three new rate plans designed for data users. Pricing begins as low as $10 per month for existing ...

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Accessory of the Day: Pebble Smartwatch $99.99

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Everybody’s making the move; don’t you think it’s time you catch up? Jump into the smartwatch game without breaking the bank with this Pebble Smartwatch for under $100. View all of your notifications with just a glance of the wrist. The Pebble is highly customizeable so you ...

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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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