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Samsung Galaxy Note Pro up for pre-order in the UK
The Samsung Galaxy Note 12.2 Pro hasn't hit US shores yet, but it will soon be available in the UK. The massive Galaxy Note 12.2 Pro is up for pre-order in the UK. The price on the Note Pro is £649, about $1,076 US. For that price you get a WiFi version, in black or white. You also get a Gamepad worth £80....more
01/29/2014
Samsung is failing says CNNMoney
Samsung had the most popular phones on the market. Their latest Galaxy S4 was the fastest selling Android phone of all time, but apparently that is not enough to keep their stock price up. Analysts were expecting Samsung to sell more than the 40 million S4's they sold in six months. The company released un....more
01/22/2014
Samsung adds merlot red and rose gold to Note 3
Samsung is following other companies in offering new colors for its popular smartphones. The Galaxy Note 3 is going to be offered in two new colors, rose gold, and merlot red. The rose gold version actually only has gold on the edge of a white phone, and on the Samsung emblem on the back. The two colors go....more
12/02/2013
iPhone 5S and 5C fail accuracy test
A recent report seems to prove the iPhone 5S and 5C displays are not the most accurate displays on the market. OptoFidelity built a special machine to test the display and the results are very interesting. The robot featured a precision-calibrated arm and finger, and it was set to continuously touch smartphon....more
10/25/2013
Apple iPhone 5S is top selling phone in US on all carriers
To say that Apple's iPhone 5S is popular is an understatement. Apple's latest iPhone is now the leading smartphone on all US carriers for the month of September. According to CNET, Canaccord Genuity’s latest report shows the iPhone 5S has taken over the top spot from Samsung's Galaxy S4, despite being relea....more
10/06/2013
Sprint offers HTC One in glamor red
Sprint is on a roll lately with exclusive colors for their phones. They just launched a purple Galaxy S4, and now they have an exclusive on the HTC One. Starting tomorrow, August 16, Sprint will launch an exclusive "glamor red" version of the HTC One. The new red phone will cost $199 on the standard 2-year....more
08/15/2013
Sprint offers purple Galaxy S4
If the standard Samsung Galaxy S4 colors are not enough for you, Sprint has a new solution. Sprint is currently offering a purple Galaxy S4. The Purple Mirage Samsung Galaxy S4 is now exclusively available at your local Sprint store, and available August 16th online. The purple is a Sprint-only c....more
08/13/2013
HTC One is third in US smartphone sales
HTC has a hit on their hands with the HTC One. The company bet its future on the HTC One, and so far things are going quite well. According to R.W. Baird’s William Power, the HTC One is the third best selling smartphone in the US behind the iPhone 5 and Samsung's Galaxy S4. Is it enough to save the company....more
06/18/2013
Five million HTC One phones sold so far
HTC has been in a world of hurt in recent years, and the company has banked its future on its flagship HTC One Android phone. The company has shuffled its executives around and is desperately trying to get back to the days when HTC was a dominant player in the smartphone space. It is not all bad n....more
05/23/2013
Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Edition will be US only
Samsung phones are very popular these days, but a lot of users can do without their proprietary TouchWiz UI. Many users want a stock Google version of Android and their wish is coming true. A Google Edition of the Samsung Galaxy S4 is launching in the US next month. For $650, you can purchase one from the ....more
05/21/2013
Android and iOS to get Department of Defense security approval
BlackBerry has enjoyed security approvals from the Department of Defense for some time now. According to The Wall Street Journal, the DoD will be announcing security approvals for Samsung Galaxy handsets as well as iPhones and iPads in the next couple weeks. This is obviously great news for Apple and Samsun....more
05/01/2013
Samsung Galaxy S4 pre-orders go live in Canada
Telus is now taking pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S4. Users can no sign up to get the new Galaxy S4 for $199 from Telus. To get the $199 price users will choose the 16GB version, and will have to agree to a 3-year agreement. The S4 is scheduled to start shipping on April 27, and be in stores on....more
04/15/2013
Facebook Home now in the Google Play Store
Facebook Home is launching in the Google Play Store today for users of certain Android phones. AT&T's HTC First had the launch exclusive, but now if you are a proud owner of a Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note II or HTC One X+, you can head over to Google Play or Facebook's website to download Facebook Home.....more
04/12/2013
Sprint offers Galaxy S3 in purple
Sprint is now offering the Samsung Galaxy S3 in Amethyst Purple. The color option is exlusive to Sprint. This is an interesting move considering the Galaxy S4 will soon be out. The purple S3 includes 16GB and sells for $99. Of course you will have to sign a new two-year contract to get the $99 price, and ....more
04/12/2013
Samsung launches Mega smartphones with ridiculously large displays
Samsung today announced the Samsung GALAXY Mega. The new device is supposedly a smartphone, but is more like a tablet with a phone app. Samsung says it combines the portability and convenience of a smartphone with the power, multitasking capabilities and extensive viewing experience of a tablet. T....more
04/11/2013
Samsung releases Galaxy S4 commercials
Samsung is starting the advertising blitz for its Galaxy S4 phones. The S4 isn't out yet, but that doesn't mean the commercials can't be. These short commercials show off various features of the phones that Samsung feel are unique. Sound Shot, Group Play, and S Translator, are each featured in a commercial.....more
04/10/2013
Samsung announces Galaxy Win
Samsung has officially announced the Samsung Galaxy Win. The Galaxy Win will be a mid range phone, but will have one important new feature. It will come in a Dual-SIM variant. The US is so far behind the times with our single SIM phones so we probably won't see the Dual-SIM version. Oh well. more
04/08/2013
Is the HTC One the best smartphone ever made?
Apple has always been a cut above others in build quality of their devices. The attention to detail along with unibody design makes everyone else's devices seem to play second fiddle to Apple. Not anymore. The HTC One has taken a page from Apple and is quite impressive. Some of tech's biggest names are pra....more
04/08/2013
Facebook Home for Android unveiled
Facebook unveiled its Home for Android at an event in California Thursday. Instead of announcing a Facebook phone, the company unveiled Home, a new software that takes over the core functions of your phone and makes it effectively a Facebook phone. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said, “you’re going to....more
04/04/2013
Best Buy to get serious about Samsung
You know you have made it as a brand when Best Buy hosts a special store area in their store for you. Have you seen the Apple section in your local Best Buy store? Samsung has apparently reached this special status because several rumors suggest that Best Buy is about to host a Samsung Shop in their stores.....more
03/30/2013
Pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S4 and get a free tablet
UK retailer Carphone Warehouse is running a special promotion for the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S4. Starting tomorrow you can pre-order the S4. Carphone Warehouse will give a free 7-inch Galaxy Tab to the first 2000 people who pre-order the Galaxy S4. In addition, all users who pre-order tomorrow will g....more
03/27/2013
T-Mobile confirms Samsung Galaxy S4 availability on or before May 1
T-Mobile has confirmed the company will offer the Samsung Galaxy S4 on or before May 1, 2013. Mike Sievert, Chief Marketing Officer gave the news to CNET today at an event in New York. There is no word on pricing as T-Mobile is now moving to an unsubsidized pricing structure. I'm assuming it wil be ....more
03/26/2013
HTC says One will not come to Verizon
HTC has confirmed that bad news that the HTC One will not be available at Verizon. The company confirmed the news on its Twitter account. Their tweet read: "@cizzlen The HTC One will not be available on the Verizon network, but have you seen the awesome, #DROIDDNA? http://s.htc.com/12Tl1kj " <....more
03/16/2013
Samsung officially launches Galaxy S4, yawn
Samsung officially took the wraps off the Galaxy S4 last night in New York. If you watched the presentation you would have to agree that it was underwhelming and weird. It was part broadway show and part tech launch. The phone looks great, nice specks, but not enough of a bump to get that excited....more
03/15/2013
Android architect Andy Rubin steps down at Google
Andy Rubin, the architect of the world's best selling mobile operating system has stepped down. Just as Google is combining mobile software divisions under one roof Mr. Rubin has decided to move on. Google announced that Sundar Pichai, the executive over the Chrome devision will take over Rubin's responsibi....more
03/14/2013
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