Android 4.4 KitKat update for HTC One hits U.S. carrier labs, certification expected next week

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HTC took to the Twitterverse Thursday to announce that One owners in the U.S. should be seeing the update to the latest and greatest version of Android soon. The company said that the final KitKat software has entered carrier labs for final testing and certification is expected next week. The ...

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Blendoku app review

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If you’re like me then you like to play your mobile games in short, few minute bursts a couple of times a day. Once in a while you might find yourself dropping an hour’s worth of free time, but generally speaking, it’s nothing regular. And, if you’re like me, you prefer ...

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Max Mobile Security, App review

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Max Mobile Security is another security app that claims to protect against viruses, but also boast a collection of other features that make it quite nice, however the $10/year is not appealing, but it might bring peace of mind to some. Being an Android enthusiast, I am constantly downloading ...

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Picment: Photos with sound, App Review

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Picment is a very interesting app that puts a spin on what pictures can be.  With Picment, you can actually record the sound going on in the background with the picture itself. It’s like a video without the video, so when you just need those unique moments and would like 30 seconds or ...

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pickWEB: an new way to search, App Review

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So we all know how hard it can be to search the web for a specific category of items, especially when there are thousands of fake sites trying to hustle you.  Well, you can now lay those fears to rest with the new app, pickWEB. What pickWEB allows you to do is select categories that... Read More

HTC M8 to feature a 1080p screen instead of QHD?

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It seems that HTC is planning to skip the QHD (2560×1440) display for the M8 or the upcoming successor of the HTC One, and launch it with a 1080p display instead. HTC published a UA Prof file for the HTC M8, and these files describe the model, screen size and other features of the device ...

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HTC One successor due in late March – Bloomberg

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The successor to the HTC One will arrive in late March, according to a source close to Bloomberg. Expected to feature a display of 5-inches or larger, the handset is also alleged to offer a twin-sensor rear camera which improves focus and image quality. Reportedly, the device will employ ...

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Not out yet, Panasonic rumored to return to smartphone fray

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After bowing out of the smartphone game back in September 2013, Panasonic is reportedly set to introduce a new handset in 2014. Details are light at this stage, but the phone is said to feature a 5-inch display and offer some degree of rugged protection. Likely shock resistant, it sounds like ...

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Moto X coming to UK, France and Germany on Feb. 1, lacks Moto Maker customization

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Motorola’s pride and joy, the Moto X, has been a U.S. exclusive up until today, when the company announced availability in the UK, France and Germany. Coming Feb. 1 for £380 sim-free or £25 on contract from Phones 4u, Carphone Warehouse, O2, Amazon and Techdata, the device will lack Moto ...

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UPDATE: Images of Nokia’s first Android phone leak

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An upcoming phone being made by Nokia code-named “Normandy” has pretty much only been seen as renders until today, when @seamissu leaked a photo of the device on Twitter. The device was first seen in November thanks to @evleaks, and it has been said that Nokia has the device nearly ...

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Gmail app updated to 4.7.2

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Google is pushing out its latest update to Gmail with version 4.7.2.  As many users have requested that automatic images show up, they have heard your plea! If you don’t want it, just simply go into settings and disable it! The download is not pushing out just yet, but courtesy of Android ...

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WWE NETWORK launching in February, will have Android experience

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WWE Network, the first-ever 24/7 streaming network, will launch live in the U.S. on Monday, February 24, featuring all 12 WWE live pay-per-view events – including WrestleMania – valued at more than $600 per year for $9.99 per month with a 6-month commitment. WWE Network will also include ...

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(UPDATE) @evleaks leaks more Android on Nokia, release imminent?

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This morning @evleaks posted a photo with that caption “Android on Nokia ( -virtual buttons)” that could perhaps be further suggesting a Nokia device running Android is in the works. The device pictured also appears to be a dual-sim smartphone. Rumors began in November ...

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HISENSE 65-inch curved H8s series 4K TV runs Android 4.2

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HISENSE has introduced its newest line of curved televisions at CES, pulling the curtain back on the H8s series. Set to arrive later this year (Q3), the 65-inch model offers a 3840×2160 resolution over its curved face. Things get fun when you peek under the hood and find Android 4.2 Jelly ...

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DEAL: Woot selling factory refurbished Nexus 7 2013 today only for $189 and $219

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If you missed all the recent discounts on the newest model of the Nexus 7, today Woot has the flagship 7-inch tablet at a discounted price. The devices Woot has for sale today are the black 16 and 32 GB models and are “factory refurbished for $189 and $219 respectively. These aren’t ...

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