Lenovo Tab S8 announced for $199

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Lenovo is going big before their event even starts at IFA Berlin. Today they announced a very nice Android tablet powered by a quad-core Intel Atom chip which clocks in at 1.86Ghz and 2GB of RAM as well as a fantastic 8 inch screen with a resolution of 1920×1200. The tablet is thin and ...

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Chrome for Android updated with Material Design

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Google Chrome, the default browser on most Android devices, is getting a pretty big UI update today. We’ve seen the updated UI in a previous version of Chrome Beta, but it’s just now making its way to the Chrome stable app. If you’ve used the Chrome Beta version, it’s ...

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Sprint to carry Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note Edge, Gear VR

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Sprint on Wednesday confirmed that it, too, will offer both the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge later this year. What’s more, Sprint plans to carry the Gear VR as well. Pricing and exact timing are unclear, of course, but it is certain that the handsets will be designed to work on the ...

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Dropbox announces 50GB of free cloud storage for new purchases of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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Amongst all of the announcements today at the IFA event, Dropbox announced that it will offer free 50GB of storage space in the cloud to purchasers of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Since 2011, Dropbox and Samsung have partnered to give free storage, but now Dropbox is going to be further ...

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HTC Offering More Drive Space

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Do you have any of these HTC phones? New HTC One M8 HTC Desire 816, HTC Desire 610 HTC One max 2013 HTC devices including :  HTC One, HTC Butterfly S, HTC One Mini and HTC Desire 601. If you do, check your emails. Google and HTC have decided to increase your free google drive... Read More

U.S. Cellular promises Galaxy Note 4 in October

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U.S. Cellular on Wednesday confirmed the upcoming availability of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Due in October, it’s unclear exactly when or for how much. There’s no mention of the Galaxy Note Edge, but we’re okay with that. It’s still nice to see U.S. Cellular picking up ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs Sony Xperia Z3

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With two fantastic devices being announced today, consumer choice as to the next device to buy just got a little bit more difficult. However, if you place your buying decision on specs alone, then we’ve got you covered as we compare the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 against the Sony Xperia Z3. ...

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T-Mobile taking pre-registration for Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge

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T-Mobile is one of the first carriers to announce the upcoming availability for both of the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge. Without giving pricing or exact timing, the Un-carrier does say that they plan to offer both later this fall. We had hoped to see U.S. carriers hop on board for the ...

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Motorola ‘Shamu’ spotted once more in Zauba import sheet

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The name of the next Nexus smartphone is still very much up for discussion, and even the tablet Nexus 9 is not 100% certain, but a recent import datasheet still shows the device as the Motorola Shamu – the suspected codename for the device. Whilst it was originally believed to be called ...

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Nexus 9 (HTC Volantis/Flounder) Keyboard and Smart Cover leak

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The upcoming Nexus 9, or HTC Volantis, or simply Flounder as it’s known internally at Google, is expected to be the next tablet offering from Google. There have been enough substantial reliable leaks to correctly assume Google has a tablet in the pipeline. However, recent information has ...

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Samsung announces Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge, and Gear VR

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Samsung, as expected, announced the latest version of the Galaxy Note 4. In addition, the hardware maker also introduced its Galaxy Note Edge and Gear VR. The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 improves upon its predecessor with a better display, camera, battery, and S Pen experience. Powered by Android 4.4 ...

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X-Mini KAI 2: Size doesn’t matter

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X-Mini’s motto is “sound beyond size” as they specialize in small speakers that are big on sound. This is the second X-Mini speaker I’ve had a chance to review. The X-Mini WE outperformed my wildest dreams. Will the KAI 2 do the same? Despite its small and relatively ...

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WhatsApp now supports Android Wear

The more apps that support Android Wear, the better. WhatsApp, the biggest name in global messaging now works on your Android Wear device. The 2.11.362 update is now on the Google Play Store so those of you who aren’t using the beta version of the app now can officially see WhatsApp ...

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Leaked images of the Xperia Z3 Compact reveal new colors

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Just a few weeks ago, we reported that Sony is working on a compact version of the Xperia Z3, known as the Xperia Z3 Compact. It will make its first appearance at the IFA show in Berlin, which is also right around the corner. Ausdroid got their hands on a few pictures of the upcoming Xperia... ...

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The Showear: Android Wear Lock app gives your smartwatch a lock screen ['Watch' This App]

One of the reasons smartwatches are great is because they have so many of the same features as Android phones. However, smartwatches don’t come with the option of having a lock on your watch. Showear: Android Wear lock corrects this problem by giving users a lock screen that not only protects ...

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