Motorola X-Phone confirmed by job listing

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The Motorola X-Phone takes one step closer to legitimacy today as details of a LinkedIn job posting seemingly confirmed the device. The listing, which has since been yanked down, was for a Senior Director of Product Management, X-Phone, and spelled out various roles. Key among the details were ...

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Verizon, AT&T consider monthly installments for devices

Verizon and A&T are both considering the switch to full-priced cell phones, according to a recent Reuters report. The two carriers are are weighing whether to follow T-Mobile into the non-subsidized smartphones territory and offer monthly installments. “That’s something we’ve looked ...

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Acer debuts 4.5-inch Liquid E1 smartphone

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Acer today introduced a new Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean smartphone, the mid-range Liquid E1. Specifications include a 4.5-inch qHD display (960×540), a 1GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal storage, and a 5-megapixel camera. Weighing in at 130 grams, the Liquid E1 also features a ...

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HTC M7 gets photographed in the wild

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The HTC M7 scene seems to be picking up steam as of late, what with two renders of the soon-to-be-announced smartphone. Just as the second one looks more legit than the first, the same could be said about this one. Really, what’s more real-looking than a photo? Oh yeah, well-crafted ...

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Now this is what the HTC M7 looks like

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An image surfaced earlier this which was alleged to be a render of the upcoming HTC M7. Reportedly the photo came from an early walkthrough video and was void of carrier branding.  At the time, it was the best, if not only, look at the device.  Not any longer. Our friends over at HTC Source... ...

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First render of HTC M7 spills online

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We have been hearing quite a bit about the upcoming HTC M7 over the last few weeks but we’ve yet to see what it looks like. That changes today, allegedly, as the first photo of the device has landed online. The image you see here is said to be from a tutorial video for installing... Read More

Last minute rumor suggests HTC M7 may show up at CES

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An 11th hour rumor hitting the internet today suggests that we’ll be seeing the rumored HTC M7 announced at CES after all. Well, that is provided an ‘indirect’ source close to XDA forum member @Football4PDA. It isn’t clear whether this would be as part of a carrier ...

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AT&T now offering $50 HTC One VX

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Just a quick note to let you all know that AT&T has indeed started offering the HTC One VX as part of its smartphone lineup. The $50 Android features a 4.5-inch qHD display, a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 8GB of internal memory, and a 5-megapixel camera. Running Android 4.0 Ice Cream ...

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Piecing together details for rumored HTC M7

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If you’re like us, then you were surprised yesterday when word of an HTC ‘M7′ smartphone leaked online. Seemingly arriving out of nowhere, the device will likely be the subject of much chatter over the next few months. What if we told you that the M7 details had started ...

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LG E940 bound for AT&T with 1080p HD display?

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AT&T could be a few weeks away from announcing its next big LG smartphone, according to rumors and benchmarks surfacing this week. Tapped with an E940 model number, the Android 4.1.2 handset looks to offer a true HD 1920×1080 pixel HD display and Qualcomm Snapdragon processor with ...

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Sony announces entry-level Xperia E for early 2013

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Sony today unwrapped its latest Android smartphone, the Xperia E, putting it on the calendar for early next year. Available in single SIM and dual-SIM (Xperia E dual), the phone is an entry-level device with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. Hardware details include a 1 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, ...

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HTC taps new marketing chief in turnaround effort

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HTC has hired a new marketing chief to help the company kick off a new phase of brand marketing in the coming year. Taking his seat in January, Benjamin Ho will replace outgoing John Wang as the company’s head of marketing decisions. Internally, HTC is referring to this new effort as ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 rumored to have 5-inch 1080p HD display

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Here’s one of those rumors that make you say, “Yeah, that sounds about right.” For those who follow Android closely, it’s possible that the next bit of news has them saying, “No duh”. Samsung next big flagship, the Galaxy S 4, will come in 2013 and will ...

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LG Optimus L9 review

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Proof that budget-friendly devices do not have to be underpowered or come from lesser-known brands.

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Droid DNA incoming! HTC and Verizon hosting November 13 event

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We’re about one week away from putting together one of the worst kept secrets in Android; HTC and Verizon have an event scheduled for November 13.  The two are sending out invitations to a private New York press conference next week where we will see their “latest ...

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