QuickPic goes down, Focus swoops in to save the day

QuickPic was a popular gallery app replacement. It seemed that everyone was using it. Heck, I was using it! Everybody was living together in harmony. Then, everything changed when the Fire Nation...

UPDATE: Samsung finally patches Galaxy Note Pro 12.2; users rejoice

You may have recalled my article three weeks ago about Samsung's update for the Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 that broke all competitor's Bluetooth keyboard functionality with the niche tablet. Finally, as...

Xperia Z5 promo images appear ahead of IFA 2015

With IFA 2015 just around the corner, we've already seen several leaks regarding phones and hardware. Now it's the Sony Xperia's Z4 turn at that, with what appears to be several...

ARCHOS announces the Diamond Tab ahead of IFA

ARCHOS recently announced the high-end Diamond S smartphone ahead of IFA, and didn't stop there. The French manufacturer just announced their new flagship Diamond Tab, running Android Lollipop with 4G/LTE connectivity....

Samsung Ultimate Test Drive offers iPhone switchers up to $200 in freebies

Apple iPhone owners who are considering the Samsung Ultimate Test Drive may be interested in learning more about Samsung's current offering. Should an iPhone user decide to test drive the Samsung...

LG Nexus 5 (2015) to launch September 29, report says

For all of the leaks and rumors surrounding the upcoming LG Nexus 5 (2015), one detail has proved to be rather elusive. Namely, when the device is expected to make its public...

LifeCable enables direct charging from an Android or iPhone

We've all been in that situation when we're running out of battery, and there's nothing you can do but run in circles flailing your arms (or simply plug it in the...

US Cellular offering the Moto G (3rd Gen) for $130

US Cellular is the latest wireless provider to carry the third generation Motorola Moto G smartphone. Available immediately, customers can pick the device up for a mere $130 without contract. Alternatively,...

Google introduces new mobile search results for better app discovery

Some Android users are finding that the Google search widget is bringing up a better set of results for apps. Specifically, searching for terms such as "camera apps" yields a clean...

Here’s the list of Samsung devices that will be upgraded to Marshmallow

With the announcement of every new software version, us Android users are always wondering if our device will be supported. Normally, there is some type of waiting period to find out...

HTC Vive won’t ship until Q1 2016

The HTC Vive is the lovechild of phone maker HTC and gaming giant Valve that aims to bring Virtual Reality into the home in an affordable and easy to use way....

Amazon to lay off engineers involved in Fire Phone development

Apparently, Amazon has finally come to the conclusion that although the website remains very popular, and their products are in demand, the Fire Phone wasn't really that great an idea. The once...

8 Material Design apps to unify your experience

When Google unveiled Android Lollipop last year, what came with it was the largest design overhaul Android has ever seen. It was dubbed it "Material Design" and was meant to become the design...

Verizon now offering HTC Desire 626

Verizon is now selling the entry-level HTC Desire 626 smartphone as part of its Android portfolio. Running Android 5.1 Lollipop, the smartphone features a 5-inch display with an 8-megapixel rear camera....

Download and install the Android Wear 1.3 OTA updates

Android Wear version 1.3 that adds a few new watchfaces that are interactive has started rolling out. It keeps Android at version 5.1.1 but the Android Wear part of the OS...

Full Sony Xperia X family of phones coming to US

Sony has confirmed that all of its recently introduced Xperia X smartphones will be available in the United States. Indeed, this is quite the...