Samsung speeds up Galaxy Note 4 launch to compete with the iPhone 6

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With Apple having claimed to ship 10 million units over the iPhone 6 launch weekend, Samsung now feel the need to expedite the Galaxy Note 4 release in an attempt to compete with the device, which they see as a direct competitor. Consequently, Samsung are speeding up the Note 4 launch and will ...

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Google Play will soon list in-app purchase price ranges

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Taking effect on September 30th, Google have announced on the developer dashboard that the price ranges for the cost of the various in-app purchases in a given app will soon be listed in the description of the app itself. This is a great move by Google as it gives an idea of how much ...

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Android ‘M’ is already spied in developer bug tracking

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Given that the release of Android L is imminent, it should be of no surprise that the successor to the yet-to-be-named operating system is already in the pipeline. Although Android L has previously been linked to being known a Lemon Meringue Pie, the next version of Android follows the same ...

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Are the glory days over for Samsung? Shares hit two-year low

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Remember how good things were for Samsung two years ago? Just about everywhere you turned it seemed someone was talking about the Galaxy S3. The worm had turned and people were considering something other than the iPhone.  Fast forward to mid-2014 and we’re looking at a different ...

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LG bucks convention with Wine Smart flip smartphone

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Not afraid to try something new (or is it old?), LG has announced a flip smartphone known as the Wine Smart. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the internals include a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 1GB RAM, and 4GB internal storage with microSD expansion. Flipping open the phone we find a 3.5-inch ...

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Accessory of the Day: Aleratec game controller mount $18.99

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If you ever use your phone for gaming, you’ll know that they don’t make the most comfortable of controllers. Using an ergonomic feel, the Aleratec Universal Phone Game Controller puts the gaming into your hands without making you feel like you’re suffering from carpal tunnel. ...

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Samsung Thailand lists 6-inch Galaxy Mega 2

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Samsung Thailand has listed its latest smartphone, the 6-inch Galaxy Mega 2. Presumably rolling out to a wider release in the coming weeks and months, the device picks up where the last model leave off. Powered by a 1.5GHz quad-core processor, you’ll also find 1.5GB RAM and 16GB internal ...

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YouTube invests in new content for creators

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YouTube is easily one of the largest places, if not thee largest place, for the budding content creator to rise to stardom. It also allows a place for large corporations to display their latest works from music videos to movie trailers. But the heart of YouTube exists in the channels. And they ...

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WSJ: Google and HTC collaborating on Nexus tablet

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Rumors about a HTC made Nexus 9 tablet have originated all the way back to earlier this summer, and perhaps before. Recently, NVIDIA accidentally leaked/confirmed its existence through legal documents; last week we heard that tell of an October 16 release date. It seems that the rumor mill is ...

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AT&T to carry LG G3 Vigor on September 23

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AT&T on Monday announced that it, too, will soon offer the LG G3 Vigor. As a lower-cost and lesser-powered take on the flagship G3, this one features a 5-inch display, an 8-megapixel rear camera (with Auto Laser focus), front-facing 1.3-megapixel snapper. Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the ...

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Popular podcast app Pocket Casts is headed to the browser

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Shifty Jelly, the developer of the Podcast app Pocket Casts, had a surprise on Twitter last night. The company is finally bringing the app to desktop browsers. We will soon have access to all of our favorite podcasts on all of our devices. This app was recently featured on our sister site, ...

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Get 30GB free OneDrive storage in limited time promotion

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Recently, we have seen cloud storage costs dropping significantly, and it has become extremely affordable. However, companies are still increasing the amount of free storage they are offering, and Microsoft has joined in. A post on the OneDrive blog explains that Microsoft is giving away 30GB ...

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Google employees are running Android L on the Nexus 4

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When Google released a developer preview for Android L at its I/O event this summer, owners of Nexus devices were excited. However, this excitement was short lived for owners of the Nexus 4. Google only released the preview for the Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 (2013). Many believed that this meant the ...

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Spotlight Watch Face ['Watch' This App]

If you want a simple analog watch face, but sometimes have trouble reading one with small numbers, then the Spotlight Watch Face may just be the app to solve that problem for you. All it is is a watch face that is a huge close up of the hour hand with a red line going…... Read More

AT&T rings up Samsung Galaxy Alpha for September 26

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AT&T on Monday kicked off the week with a new smartphone announcement. Arriving later this week, the Galaxy Alpha brings Samsung’s new design language to the United States. Pricing for the smartphone is listed at $612.99 outright or $199.99 with a two-year service agreement. Those who ...

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