The gorgeous Huawei Honor 8 is now available at retailers nationwide

If you haven't heard of Huawei or its sub-brand Honor, you ought to check them out. Huawei has been manufacturing smartphones in China for several years now, but made its first...

Motorola’s $150 Moto G4 Play works on all major US carriers

Motorola today revealed its latest smartphone, the Moto G4 Play, putting it on the calendar with a September 15 launch. As the least expensive version of the G4 line thus far, it...

Android Wear home automation: How to get started

There are many options for home automation and smart home control, but few are as cool and “futuristic” as controlling everything from your wrist. Android Wear home automation is a less...

Out with the Nexus, and in with the Pixel and Pixel XL

Earlier this week, we gave you our take on what we thought would happen with the Nexus lineup. Now we have confirmation that the Nexus lineup is indeed "dead". Android Police...
Project Ara, the modular handset

Sayonara Project Ara: Google reportedly shelves modular phones

Google has hung up on the notion of modular smartphones, at least for now. Indeed, Project Ara has been halted, according to sources cited by Reuters. Project Ara, which has been kicking around...

Catch Fire and Halt: Samsung offering Galaxy Note 7 replacements

Samsung says it will exchange your Galaxy Note 7 smartphone for free as part of a recall. A statement posted to its website today says that because customer safety is the top priority...

Rumour Roundup: Google Pixel pricing, Samsung Veyron, and Moto M

How about a nice triple dose of rumors as we head into the weekend? We've gathered up three of the more interesting unconfirmed reports floating around the internet this week as it...

Rumors point to Samsung issuing a complete recall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7

According to a report from The Verge and The Korea Herald, Samsung is in discussions now to possibly recall the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. There have been reports of the Note...

Sony’s brings first Xperia X series flagships to IFA Berlin

Sony has just announced the first two flagship phones to its Xperia X lineup at IFA Berlin. These new flagships, dubbed the Xperia XZ and Xperia X compact, will have a...

Underdog flagship deal: Buy an HTC 10 and get the UA Band free

HTC is one of those companies that most of us love for the things it has done in the past. One phone that really excited Android fans was the HTC M7...

Huawei announces Nova series at IFA 2016

Huawei announced today a new series of phones called Nova. There are 2 phones in the series, The Nova which is 5-inches with the larger Nova Plus (I would have gone...

HTC refreshes the mid-range with One A9S

HTC on Thursday offered up a refreshed approach to its acclaimed mid-range Android smartphone, the One A9. Indeed, the new One A9S looks and feels like last year's model, but features...

ZTE Axon 7 Mini is modest mid-range approach to flagship

ZTE today introduced its next smartphone, the Axon 7 Mini, which is a smaller and lesser powered take on the flagship Axon 7. What's the difference between the two? For starters, the screen...

Asus unveils the ZenWatch 3

Following the success of the ZenWatch 2, a great Android Wear device from last year, Asus has announced the ZenWatch 3 today in Germany.The new wearable sports a round design, and...

Smartphone Showdown: Moto Z Play vs. Moto Z Droid

In a special event in June, Motorola announced the new Moto Z Play to the world. Today, we finally get to see this new addition to the Android market. In this and...