Choose Your Own Android Giveaway (Updated): Win a free, top of the line, phone of your choice [Deal of the Day]

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UPDATE: The Nexus 6 has been added to the choices of handsets available to the winner! Ready for a new handset but aren’t prepared to shell out the clams for an upgrade? Today just might be your day. We’re giving away a top-tier handset of your choice to ONE lucky winner in the ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop Upgrade Watch

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Wednesday was a big day in the Android world, as Google announced the biggest update to Android ever: Android 5.0 Lollipop. While this is great news for Android enthusiasts, the bad news is this update still has to go through all the phone manufacturers, and even then the carriers before it ...

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HTC Nexus 9 announced for November 3

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The new Nexus family is out, and the HTC Nexus 9 brings the latest iteration of Android 5.0 Lollipop, to a beautiful tablet. The Nexus 9 comes with the typical Nexus matte back finishing, and a metal frame, which seems to be the trend with Android devices nowadays. It has a 8.9 inch IPS LCD... ...

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Smartphones in one year: Project Ara (Opinion)

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Smartphones have come a long way since their inception; though the idea of a portable device with internet connectivity and calling features has been around since the 1980s, it was not well received until 2006, with Blackberry’s new devices such as the Curve and Pearl. It revolutionised ...

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Choose Your Own Android Giveaway: Win a free, top of the line, phone of your choice [Deal of the Day]

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Ready for a new handset but aren’t prepared to shell out the clams for an upgrade? Today just might be your day. We’re giving away a top-tier handset of your choice to ONE lucky winner in the Choose Your Own Android Giveaway! The winner will choose between a Samsung Galaxy Note 4, ...

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HTC streches beyond smartphones with $200 RE Camera

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New camera signals a wider move to embrace the Android and iOS platforms As part of yesterday’s announcement of the Desire EYE, HTC also introduced its portable camera, the RE Camera. Sporting a form factor that closely resembles an asthma inhaler and periscope hybrid, the device features ...

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HTC announces high-end, waterproof selfie-centered Desire EYE

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HTC on Thursday announced its latest Android, the selfie-centric Desire EYE. Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, the device features a 5.2-inch HD display, and a two-tone plastic unibody shell. The standout selling point, however, is the pair of 13-megapixel cameras and its suite of ...

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Accessory of the Day: HTC One M8 rechargeable power case $17.99

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The HTC One M8 is a powerful device and one of the better handsets we’ve tried as of late. With its popularity on the rise, some One M8 power-users have begun seeking out additional battery support. If you, like them, are looking for a solution that doesn’t tether you to a cord and ...

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HTC all but officially announces Nexus 9

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The Nexus 9 has been in the rumor mill for months now, nevertheless we’ve been able to gather that it’s coming, from a leaked photo, to a FCC filing, and a NVIDIA legal document leak. Today however, we have some news that all but officially confirms the arrival of the Nexus 9. Jeff ...

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Verizon announces HTC Desire 612 for tomorrow, October 9

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Verizon on Tuesday announced its next Android smartphone, the HTC Desire 612, will arrive tomorrow, October 9. Sold free with a two-year service agreement, the phone is an entry-level and plastic take on HTC’s One M8 experience. Sold as the Desire 610 by other wireless providers, the ...

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HTC tweets teaser for October 8 event

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We might not have to wait to see HTC’s GoPro competitor as the company have just tweeted a teaser for an event on October 8th. Quite possibly focused on the Desire Eye, HTC tweeted out the following: Don’t adjust your screen. Just focus on the date. #HTCLive http://t.co/vQJrWCrjKG — HTC ...

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Nexus 9 gets more real as device gets FCC approval

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Everything is falling into place for the Nexus 9 ahead of it’s October 16th release, as the Nexus 9 has received the FCC approval. Whilst the documentation doesn’t reveal too much about the device, it does confirm that the device doesn’t support the usual 16:9 aspect ratio as ...

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HTC Desire Eye will tout a 13-megapixel front-facing camera, report says

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An upcoming HTC Desire Eye smartphone will soon be introduced with a pair of 13-megapixel cameras, says Twitter source @uplinks. Reportedly, the phone will boast a wide angle f2.0 13-megapixel camera for the selfie-minded user. Additional specs figure to include a 2.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon ...

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HTC RECamera images leak ahead of October 8 event

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HTC’s GoPro competitor has leaked ahead of their upcoming October 8th event, in which we’re also likely to see HTC’s smartwatch (which has been killed and resurrected numerous times already). The images show a device that has, what is rumoured to be, a 16-Megapixel camera, a ...

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile call dibs on HTC Desire 510

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile on Tuesday confirmed the arrival of the $99 no-contract HTC Desire 510. Powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor, the smartphone features a 4.7-inch display and a 5-megapixel rear camera. Additionally, the Desire 510 offers users 4G LTE connectivity, ...

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