Android OEMs, this is what we’ve been wanting in smartphones!

You know, too often it looks like Android smartphone manufacturers aren’t listening to our wants (or at very least, our top priorities). We’re the ones buying the phones after all! I guess that’s...

Android Wear nabs new gestures and phone call features

Google today introduced Android Wear 1.4, the latest version of its wearable platform. This one's not a minor update with bug fixes and patches; indeed, there's plenty of new and cool stuff...

Verizon blesses prepaid users with more data

In an attempt to keep pace with rival carriers, Verizon on Thursday added more data to its prepaid rate plans. Effective immediately, customers on the $45 and $60 plans get 3GB...

Nintendo reveals new details on its first mobile app

After months of speculation, Nintendo has unveiled its launch plans for its first ever mobile app, Miitomo. The app, which will be available on Android, will allow users to create Mii avatar characters...

Nyko Cygnus Bluetooth Controller review: A great companion for your Android gaming needs

I don't know about you, but I'm not generally a fan of gaming on a touchscreen. Like many gamers out there, my gaming roots are based on using a controller. The...

Microsoft buys popular Android keyboard Swiftkey

Microsoft has confirmed that it has agreed to buy London-based Swiftkey. Shortly after, the popular AI based Android keyboard was swift to confirm that it would be joining the Microsoft family. The deal...

My Mount Rushmore of Android smartphones

With more than seven years of Android smartphones under our belt, I thought it would be fun to take a look back at some of the more important releases. There are dozens...

T-Mobile is offering four lines of unlimited data for $150 a month

T-Mobile is in celebration mode. Recently in the "State of the Mobile Industry" report, T-Mobile got some really good news. OpenSignal, who conducts the report, concluded that T-Mobile is closing the...

Virgin Mobile debuts trio of “unlimited” rate plans

Virgin Mobile today rolled out three new "unlimited" rate plans for customers seeking service without long-term commitment. Essentially, the carrier scaled price points back five bucks each and tweaked the data...

Successor to the Alcatel Idol 3 leaks in support documents

In support documents leaked on Alcatel's own website, we may be seeing our first look at the successor to the popular budget phone, the Idol 3. The Idol 4 and 4S...

Get the XIAOMI Mi4C Android Lollipop smartphone for just $250

Do you know who the world's fifth largest smartphone manufacturer is? You would probably guess LG, Motorola, or HTC but you're very wrong. Xiaomi is the fifth largest smartphone manufacturer in...

14 sweet tech gifts for Valentine’s Day

Did you know Valentine's day is just around the corner? You better make your dinner reservations now if you haven't already. The traditional gifts to show your love are cards, chocolates...

Motorola tries to capture your heart with deals through Valentine’s Day

Motorola is no stranger to running deals for some of its inventory over holidays. Valentine's Day is still a couple weeks away, but the manufacturer isn't wasting any time. Let's check out...

HTC is doubling down on deals this week starting tomorrow

HTC normally runs a weekly deal on its website where you can get heavily discounted products on Tuesdays. In celebration of Groundhog's Day, HTC has decided to offer two specials this...

Xiaomi and Meizu gain first U.S. carrier sales via T-Mobile MNVO (UPDATED)

Reasonably priced and high quality Chinese phones are coming to the U.S. We've been telling you for a while now that cheap phones are getting better, and good phones are getting cheaper. Now,...