Lepow announces new Poki portable chargers

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Lepow International, a mobile device accessories company focused on creative designs and ideas, will introduce its newest portable charger, Poki, at 2014 International CES. The name (pronounced pock-e) comes from the unit’s small pocket shape, which is constructed in one piece. Its ...

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Pebble teases “something special” coming Monday at CES

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Along with all the news coming out before the doors even open at CES 2014 in Las Vegas next week, Pebble just teased that it will be announcing something special at 11 a.m. PST Monday. The smartwatch project, which saw much success on Kickstarter when it raised $10,266,845 in May 2012, became ...

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Spotify announces free mobile services and full Led Zeppelin catalog

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It’s a big day for Spotify as the streaming music service on Wednesday announced a new free mobile experience. Available immediately, both smartphones and tablets can take advantage of a new streaming service that includes on-demand music. The new mobile Spotify app experience allows ...

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LG snags $2.75B in mobile revenue despite less profitable devices

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LG’s recent posting of their Q3 financial results are in, and they’re proving to be positive. As a whole, LG has pulled in $12.51 billion in revenues, which brings their money train to a total of $196.35 million in operating profit – a number that’s up 27% year-over-year ...

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Samsung eyeing new acquisitions to help bolster services

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Samsung is looking to scoop up a company or two to help bolster its portfolio of services and features, reports the Wall Street Journal. After losing out on Waze to Google, Samsung has shifted its focus to other platforms and technologies to help keep them ahead of the competition. Among the ...

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ASUS officially announces PadFone Infinity

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Last year in February, ASUS officially announced the mysterious looking ASUS PadFone- a tablet/smartphone hybrid, and then in October came the PadFone 2, a new model with a better look and specs. Now ASUS has officially revealed the ASUS PadFone Infinity, a successor with a better successor and ...

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NVIDIA announces Tegra Note for October

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NVIDIA has officially introduced its Tegra 4-powered reference tablet platform, pulling back the curtain on the Tegra Note. Priced as low as $199, the reference design will lead to new devices from partners such as ASUS, Toshiba, HP, Kobo, and Xiaomi. Remember that Tegra 3 Kai reference for the ...

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Lookout, Samsung strike partnership to secure business devices

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Lookout, the popular mobile security app, has partnered with Samsung to add an extra layer of security to business devices. The partnership will find Lookout incorporated with Samsung’s Knox service, both of which are targeting businesses with BYOD policies. For those who don’t ...

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Newly discovered Samsung patent hints at metal future for Galaxy devices

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One of the most common complaints or knocks against the Samsung Galaxy S4 is the decision to use a plastic case and battery cover. When compared to the HTC One and other devices from LG and Sony, the Galaxy series of smartphones feel “cheap” or “generic”. That problem ...

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HTC One selling better than last year’s hero devices, HTC says

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The handset maker looks to build momentum in the second half of the year with new "innovative and competitive mid-tier products".

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Amazon announces $99 Samsung Galaxy S4 for Sprint

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We just received word from Amazon on a new, limited-time promotion for the Samsung Galaxy S4. Starting on Sunday, July 28 and running through Thursday, August 1, Amazon will offer the 16GB Samsung Galaxy S4 for $99. The deal is specifically for new Sprint customers; however, they’re also ...

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Samsung, Google will release Nexus 10 successor in “near future”, report indicates

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Samsung and Google will soon release a successor to the 2012 Nexus 10, reports Wall Street Journal’s Amir Efrati. According to a recent tweet, Google’s own Sundar Pichai told him we should look for a follow-up 10-inch tablet in the “near future”. Expect to see new ...

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SONOS update lets users stream music store on Android devices

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Listen up Sonos lovers, there’s a great new update out there that’s gonna change things up quite nicely. Available now, the 4.1.1 release gives users the ability to stream music that is loaded on your Android smartphone or tablet. Indeed, all of those podcasts and songs you have ...

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Rovio announces Angry Birds Star Wars II for September 19

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Rovio announced on Monday that another chapter in the Angry Birds Star Wars Saga will make its debut on September 19. The sequel is actually more of a prequel and it deals with Episodes I-II-III of the Star Wars universe. Indeed, Jar Jar Binks, Darth Maul, Yoda, and 27 others are slated to make ...

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HP introduces Slate 21 all-in-one Android desktop

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The last time we saw something ‘Android’ from HP, it was back in May when they officially unveiled the HP SlateBook x2, a dual-OS device running on Windows 8 and Android. Now HP is back again, and this time, it is just Android. HP introduces their first ever Android powered ...

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