BenQ announces two affordable smartphones – BenQ F3 and A3

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Last time we heard from BenQ, it was back in 2009 and now it seems they are planning to make a come back with a pair of smartphones. BenQ has officially launched the BenQ F3 and A3 – both are budget-friendly Android powered smartphones, and luckily their specs are not that bad for a ...

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Amazon announces second annual 12 Days of Deals for books

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You bought yourself a new Kindle Fire HD or Android tablet, eh? You do plan to use that for educational and informational reasons, right? Amazon has introduced its second annual 12 Days of Deals for books. Note that it is not required that you own an Amazon tablet or something with ...

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Motorola apologizes for Cyber Monday snags, announces two more days of discounted Moto X

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Motorola will sell the unlocked smartphone for $349 over two additional days Motorola is sorry that you had to miss out on the $150 discount for the Moto X on Cyber Monday. So sorry, in fact, that CEO Dennis Woodside penned a statement acknowledging issues and promising to make things right. If ...

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Bulkypix cuts prices for 70+ games for Black Friday

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BulkyPix, an Android game developer highlighted on a number of APPTEASERS posts, has slashed prices on tons of games. Okay, not a literal ton, but quite a few. What’s more, they’ve also cut prices for in-app purchases by half for a number of games as well. If you’ve got some ...

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Gameloft’s Modern Combat 5 optimized for MediaTek’s octa-core processor

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Wanna see what Gameloft’s upcoming Modern Combat 5 looks like when optimized for the MediaTek octa-core processor. Of course you do! Modern Combat 5 is a fast-moving, visually exciting action game played across various terrains and conditions. MT6592 allows for continuous scrolling in ...

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Sony investigating Android 4.4 KitKat upgrades for multiple devices

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Sony may expand its Android 4.4 KitKat plans to include a number of additional devices. Head over to the company’s support page for devices such as the Xperia ZR, Xperia T, Xperia TX and Xperia V and you’ll find that it lists the devices as being “Under Investigation”. Check out ...

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Mojang announces Android beta program for Minecraft PE

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Mojang has become the latest Android developer to jump on the beta bandwagon. Today sees them introducing a beta program for Minecraft PE for Android. To join, you simply need to apply to the Minecraft PE Test Group (Google+) and follow the instructions. While it’s open to anyone, Mojang ...

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Verizon introduces $5 daily prepaid plan for tablets

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The carrier introduces a daily plan for those who need 4G LTE in a pinch Knowing that there will be an increase in tablet sales this holiday season, Verizon Wireless is doing something proactive about it. Up until now, prepaid plans for tablets have included a one-month time frame. You pay the ...

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Google introduces physical Wallet cards; shipping in 10-12 days

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Google on Wednesday announced that a physical Google Wallet Card is now available to order. Offered free to residents of the United States, the card takes about 10-12 days to arrive. The Google Wallet card can be used as a debit card wherever you might use a standard MasterCard. In addition to ...

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Sprint announces holiday promotions

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Sprint has become the first U.S. wireless provider to come out with a formal announcement of sales and promotions for the holiday season. Among the savings and discounts this year are a free Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini and the LG G2 for $50. These do, of course require two-year service agreements, ...

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Qualcomm debuts Snapdragon 805 ‘Ultra HD’ processor for mobile

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Qualcomm on Wednesday introduced its next generation of mobile CPU, the Snapdragon 805 “Ultra HD processor. Sampling in devices now and expected in the first half of 2014, the CPU is a quad-core monster with speeds up to 2.5GHz per core. Additional details include a new Adreno 420 CPU, ...

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Gameloft will optimize Modern Combat 5 for MediaTek processors

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Gameloft this week announced that their upcoming Modern Combat 5 game will be optimized for MediaTek’s MT6592 processors. As the “first true octa-core processor in the world”, this SoC will deliver “enhanced definition and stunning graphics” in games and other ...

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Sprint blacklisting devices for MVNOs on November 15 – Report

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Sprint MVO PrepaYd Wireless sent out a notification to it’s customers that they will no longer be able to activate: HTC One and 8XT Kyocera Hydro Edge Motorola Moto X Samsung Galaxy Note 3 ATIV S Neo Galaxy S4 Galaxy Tab 3 L520 S4 Mini and Galaxy Mega ZTE Vital and N800 Awe Google ...

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11 key differences between the Moto G and the Nexus 5

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Now that the Moto G and the Nexus 5 are both official, we thought we’d take a look at some of the key differences between the two devices. At first blush, they share a few things in common. Sure, they’re both offered (or will be) direct to consumer in unlocked, contract-free ...

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T-Mobile announces the Nexus 5 for November 14

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T-Mobile on Friday confirmed that the Nexus 5 will arrive at T-Mobile.com starting on November 14. Priced at $41.99 down with 24 monthly payments of $17, the phone hits the carriers retail stores and select dealers on November 20. It appears that the only color option available will be black; ...

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