Developers deserve the ultimate Nexus phone

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Each annual Nexus phone gives us a refreshed software experience that us Android nerds crave, but the amazing software isn’t usually backed up by the most amazing hardware. Each phone seems to bring us one or two really high-end hardware features, but then sacrifice something important. I ...

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Modern cell phone video conferencing features

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As smartphones grow in popularity, the number and variety of features they offer grow as well. Here is a guide to mobile video conferencing features. Video-telephony has been around in concept for almost a century. With the advent of the telephone, the general public has been fascinated by the ...

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T-Mobile intros new tablet data option and expanded family plans

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For the second time in this short week T-Mobile has announced changes to its rate plans. And, as you might have guessed, these are to the benefit of the consumer. Effective September 3, new and existing subscribers can add a tablet to their Simple Choice rate plan for only $10 per month. But, ...

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OnePlus launch another invite giveaway

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Because their last contest worked so well, OnePlus have launched another competition to get your hands on an invite for the OnePlus One. This one still involves uploading pictures, but is a little less personal and only involves uploading your summer pics for a chance of winning one of 10,000 ...

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HTC Tablet gets WiFi Certification

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August 15th, HTC certified a device in the category “Tablet (Wi-Fi and other) suggesting that it will also come with LTE connectivity. The interesting part is that the listed Operating System is “Android, version: L” suggesting that this would be the next Nexus tablet that is ...

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Sprint fires back with $60 Unlimited Data plan

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Sprint on Monday announced its Family Share Pack plan, an options that allows for shared plans with up to 20GB of 4G LTE data. What’s more, a limited time promotion saw the carrier discounting things to $100 and tossing in 2GB of extra data per line. Sprint today is announcing a new take ...

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T-Mobile rewards existing users with 1 year of unlimited data for bringing new customers

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T-Mobile on Thursday announced a new promotion which aims to benefit existing customers for their loyalty. As they see it, all of these recent and disruptive changes happening in the space are great if you’re a new customer but it sucks to be an existing client. Where’s the love for ...

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Unlocked ZTE Nubia 5S Mini now available for $280 at Amazon

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ZTE on Wednesday confirmed the upcoming U.S. availability of the Nubia 5S Mini with LTE.  Shipping next week, August 27, the handset features a 4.7-inch 720p HD display, a 13-megapixel rear camera, and front-facing 5-megapixel shooter. Internally, the Nubia 5S Mini packs a 1.2GHz quad-core ...

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Sony announces Xperia M2 Aqua

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Sony dove into the mid range phone market with the Xperia M2 Aqua. The M2 Aqua offers up mid range specs with premium features like Sony’s OmniBalance, waterproofing at IP65/68 and Xperia camera apps. The spec list for the M2 Aqua is not overwhelming, but this is a midrange phone. The ...

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Nyne TT Bluetooth Speaker review

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There are plenty of Bluetooth Speakers available on the market. Each is unique in its own way. Some are more portable than others, some have better sound, some are super expensive and some just plain-out suck. Nyne, a great Speaker company, has been in the market for a few years, and their ...

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Wally: Wallpaper app with Material Design [App of the Day]

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Like many of you, I’m pumped for Android L and the refreshed design language that will come with. Developers have been given a taste as to what Android’s next design principles are with the Android L Developer Preview, which mainly highlights Material Design.   Only a handful ...

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Photo editing app Afterlight comes to Android

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One of the best photo editing apps on iOS has made its way over the fence, and now Afterlight is available on Android. Boasting numerous filters and adjustable effects, together with textures, frames, and even some Instagram inspired special filters, Afterlight is packed with functionality. ...

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T-Mobile won’t throttle P2P users but will try to change their behaviors

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You know the report that said T-Mobile would be throttling those who abuse their 4G LTE network for peer-to-peer file sharing and wrongful tethering? It appears that this is not exactly the case and that T-Mobile wants to, instead, reach out to help these people change. And, as far as there ...

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T-Mobile to throttle P2P network abusers

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T-Mobile, for all of its Un-carrier ways, still has to act like a traditional carrier every once in a while. Such is the case where, next week, they will begin throttling users who engage in peer-to-peer file sharing and tethering outside of normal terms and conditions. Expected to stat August ...

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Verizon adds Push to Talk Plus feature to select smartphones

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If you think it’s been too long since you’ve used a walkie talkie, you may be in luck. Verizon Wireless, America’s most loved/hated carrier, is adding “push to talk” functionality to some of their smartphones. They’re calling it Push To Talk Plus, and it ...

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