LG Optimus G Pro announced for Japan

Just a few short days after hitting our collective radars, the LG Optimus G Pro has been officially announced. As expected NTT DoCoMo is the first carrier to offer the smartphone,...

Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini with NFC to launch this month

If you've been looking at your options for a new phone, and have been considering a Galaxy S3 Mini, chances are you noticed the lack of NFC support in the current...

Sony Xperia Tablet Z now official, also shows off for the camera [video]

Sony has officially announced the Sony Xperia Tablet Z, and it looks pretty slick. As far as specs, we're looking at: 10.1-inch Android 4.1 1920 x 1200 display quad-core 1.5GHz processor 8-megapixel camera Backside illuminated sensor The tablet...

Samsung pokes fun at BlackBerry in latest ad campaign

"This is business" A new ad campaign for Samsung landed on YouTube this past weekend so you might see an abridged version on television in the near term. You'll see in the...

Sliding Messaging review: A simple take on messaging

My name is Justin, and I'm a messaging app junkie. I constantly change messaging apps, test new ones for fun, and I'm never completely satisfied. I've somewhat settled on Handcent SMS...

T-Mobile holding a Valentine’s Day promo, rumor suggests (BRIEF)

They say: ...T-Mobile is planning a Valentine’s Day sale... Unfortunately, we don’t have any details to go on — but smart money would have us believe any sale would likely be focused...

Google Handwrite updated with improved recognition, multi-character input, and more

Google has updated their Handwrite feature within Google search. The update adds more functionality for defining similar characters, overlapping characters, and multi-character input for Chinese. These updates should help the user...

Samsung Xcover 2 leaked, to be announced at MWC 2013?

Samsung introduced a rugged Android powered phone last year that they dubbed the Galaxy Xcover. It was a decent Android phone with a good set of specs, and now it seems that...

Samsung confirms Jelly Bean updates for Galaxy Note 10.1, Galaxy Tab 2 series

Samsung today confirmed that the Android 4.1 update is being deployed for the Galaxy Note 10.1 and Galaxy Tab 2. Both will benefit from the core improvements of Android 4.1 such as...

LG Optimus G crosses 1 million sold threshold

The LG Optimus G flagship handset has crossed the 1 million sold mark, according to the smartphone maker. Available in a number of markets around the globe since September, the phone...

Kogan debuts 5-inch phone for under $150

Is your iPhone too small? You may want to pick up something a bit larger, say, the new Kogan Agora. This device sports a 5-inch screen, dual core processor, dual cameras,...

Redbox Instant app review (w/ video)

We go hands-on with the new streaming service application from Redbox.

Coming Soon: Temple Run 2 for Android

Today, the ever so popular game Temple Run, launched its first successor, Temple Run 2 for (ahem) other platforms. Featuring new locations, characters, and obstacles, Temple Run 2 is sure to...

Sony offering six weeks of free PlayStation Mobile games for certified devices

Sony Mobile is offering six weeks of free PlayStation Mobile games for certified devices, beginning with Samurai Beatdown. The freebies will change every seven days, essentially amounting to a half dozen...

Thumb Keyboard review: The keyboard your tablet always needed – 50% off for a...

Your tablet is a great asset. Bigger than your run-of-the-mill phone, it gives you the opportunity to use your favorite mobile OS on a slightly grander, much more efficient scale. One...

My Mount Rushmore of Smartphones (Volume 2)

Smartphones. The first thing we check in the morning and the last thing we look at before going to bed at night. They're quickly...