Comparing the iPhone 5 to the Galaxy S III

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Apple’s big, annual smartphone release, the iPhone 5, is out and ready for your consideration.  But, with so many other options available from Android manufacturers, should you look to Apple?  Is the 4-inch display and 4G LTE version of what amounts to last year’s phone worth your ...

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Might LG announce U.S. details for Optimus G on September 18?

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If you’re one of those people who look to press images for clues as to potential launch dates, then you might expect LG to announce details for the Optimus G.  CNET believes that this could be the case, given the fact that LG has an event scheduled for September 18.  As to whether or ...

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Samsung Galaxy S III review (Sponsored Post)

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What we liked: The Samsung Galaxy S III is heavy on hardware, but even heavier on experience. The leading-edge specs easily put it at the top of the Android mountain, however its the personal touches that will see this phone selling like hotcakes. Room for improvement: A little slipperier than ...

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Google Wallet: Prepaid cards discontinued

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Google Wallet users are now getting a warning to spend their Google Prepaid Card balance before October 17th at which point Google will be removing all prepaid cards from the Google Wallet App. After this date passes the only way to get your money back is to put in a refund at the Google ...

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AT&T announces $50 LG Escape for September 16

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Well, that didn’t take long, did it? Less than a week after it was first leaked,  AT&T has officially announced that the LG Escape will join its Android roster on September 16.  Priced at a very affordable $50 with two-year service agreement, the Escape runs Android 4.0 and features a ...

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C Spire’s 4G LTE network begins deployment

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C Spire Wireless (formerly Cellular South) has begun its rollout of a 4G LTE network, starting with two markets.  Those of you who live in McComb, Mississippi and Greenville, Mississippi will find that you now have the option to purchase a Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE capable of data speeds that ...

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Press-ready image of LG Escape slides online

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A press-ready image of the upcoming LG Escape has found its way online roughly one week after the handset first leaked to the internet.  As you can see from the image below, the smartphone definitely has AT&T branding, and looks to match up with the initial specs.  Still no word on when the ...

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Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE review

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When Android first broke onto the main scene with the G1, QWERTY keyboards were all the rage. Device after device was released with a physical keyboard for several years, some good and some bad (cough Moto Backflip cough). We’ve seen a trend over the last year or two, in which QWERTY ...

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Comparing the Nexus 7 to the Kindle Fire HD

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Until yesterday, the argument for low-cost tablets revolved, for the most part, around the Kindle Fire and the Nexus 7.  Today, we’re swapping out the Amazon tablet for something a little more powerful.  We thought we’d put together a quick head-head list of the details so that ...

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The $99 Motorola Droid Razr M arrives next week (Sept 13)

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Motorola has a new Droid coming next week and it’s not the Droid Razr HD or Droid Razr Maxx HD.  No, this is the Droid Razr M,which is essentially a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED experience squeezed into the same body that would normally house a 3.5-inch display.  Priced at $99 with a contract, ...

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Motorola officially debuts the Droid Razr HD, Droid Razr Maxx HD

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Motorola is in New York today where they have officially announced the next generation of Droid Razr models.  Things get started with the Droid Razr HD, an Android 4.0 smartphone for Verizon. Details are pretty much what you would expect out of the two and include a 4.7-inch HD display, ...

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Verizon announces LG Intuition for Sept 6

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Verizon today announced that they will be offering the LG Intuition as part of their Android lineup starting September 6.  Known in other parts of the world as the Optimus Vu, the smartphone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features a 5-inch 650 NIT (4:3) display, a 1.5 GHz dual-core ...

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Sprint Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE leaked, launch this month

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US major carrier Sprint is planning to come out with yet another device that will be light on your wallet, just like Kyocera Rise. I am talking about Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE smartphone, a phone running on Android and featuring specifications that will hardly blow your mind. It’s ...

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Intel-powered ZTE Grand X IN announced for Europe

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ZTE today announced the first Android smartphone to run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and feature an Intel-based processor.  Called the ZTE Grand X IN, the phone touches down in Europe in early September, and offers a decent level of improvement over the previous generation. Specs include a a ...

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Sony announces Xperia J, V, and T smartphones

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Sony today announced a trio of new Android-powered smartphones, the Xperia T, Xperia V, and Xperia J.  making their debut a tthe IFA trade show, the three will be Sony’s next generation of handsets through what we expect to be Mobile World Congress.  Details are still developing at this ...

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