News and Rumors

News and Rumors

Canadian pre-orders for Nexus 6 to begin on October 29th

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

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Question of the Week: How important are benchmarks to you?

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

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Amazon sees Fire TV content tripling since launch

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

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

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

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

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

Accessories

Accessory of the Day: Pebble Smartwatch $99.99

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

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Android 5.0 Lollipop: Coming to a phone near you

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

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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

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Google Earth for Android receive its biggest update

Google has decided to update the famous Google Earth for Android. The app has been around for a long time, and it is one of the most famous applications on

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Android Wear update adds local music playback, standalone GPS

Google on Thursday announced an update to the Android Wear platform which adds in two noteworthy features. Smartwatches powered by Android Wear will now be able work more independently of smartphones

Deals & Steals

Amazon offering up to 80% off select apps and games

Looking to pick up some new games or apps for your Android? Be sure to check out Amazon’s current promotion which sees the retailer shaving up to 80% off of

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5 tips on preventing mobile phone loss and theft

There are a great many articles out there that offer advice on how to recover a lost or stolen device. Unfortunately, many of them focus on what you can do

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Sprint now offering 1GB data in $20 shared plan

Sprint on Thursday doubled down on its data allotment for the $20 Family Share Pack plan. Effective immediately, customers receive 1GB of data, up from the previous bucket of 500MB. Add

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Accessory of the Day: Plantronics M165 Ultralight Bluetooth headset $38.82

Time to cut the cord for good? Grab one of these ultralight Bluetooth earpieces and say goodbye to tangled cords and distraction-filled driving. Dual microphones make for clearer calls and

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Yahoo Mail update adds travel and event notifications

Although Google made an announcement today with its currently beta Inbox app, that hasn’t stopped Yahoo from releasing a Yahoo Mail update for its Android and iOS apps that brings travel