Topic: Mobile

Microsoft Announces Lumia 535

Microsoft Announces Lumia 535

Yesterday, Microsoft lifted the veil on its latest smartphone effort, the Lumia 535 – the first handset from the company to ship without the Nokia brand stamped on it. Don’t get too excited, though: it’s modestly … [Read more...]

HTC Selling 500 One M8 Android Phones at Deep Discounts

HTC Selling 500 One M8 Android Phones at Deep Discounts

When HTC announced its weekly “Hot Deals” promotion last Tuesday, it started off with a bang by selling the brand new Nexus 9 tablet at a 50 percent discount. Today, their deal is similarly huge, though slightly less … [Read more...]

Polish LG G3s Getting Lollipop, Moto X Soon

Polish LG G3s Getting Lollipop, Moto X Soon

Despite announcing that its newest version of Android – Android 5.0, aka Android L, aka Android Lollipop – would begin hitting compatible devices starting last Monday, so far almost zero handsets have received the … [Read more...]

Microsoft Teases Nov. 11 Debut of New Lumia

Microsoft Teases Nov. 11 Debut of New Lumia

All this talk of fancy new iPhone 6 handsets and hard-to-find Nexus 6 Android smartphones must be making Windows Phone users pretty jealous. It seems, however, that Microsoft has a solution in mind, as the company is … [Read more...]

Word Up: Office on Android Tablets, Goes Mobile Freemium

Word Up: Office on Android Tablets, Goes Mobile Freemium

This past March, we got a glimpse at the new Microsoft: a company that finally released the long-awaited Office apps for Apple’s iPad – apps that worked well and showed that Microsoft can work well with others. … [Read more...]

That’s a Wrap: Video-Sharing App Viddy is Shutting Down December 15

That’s a Wrap: Video-Sharing App Viddy is Shutting Down December 15

When Instagram made photo filters popular, it was only a matter of time before a company tried to bring a similar concept to video. That brought us Viddy, an app for both iOS and Android that enabled users to share … [Read more...]

It’s Nexus Day: Nexus 9 and Nexus Player Now Selling on Play Store; Nexus 9 Also Selling at Best Buy

It’s Nexus Day: Nexus 9 and Nexus Player Now Selling on Play Store; Nexus 9 Also Selling at Best Buy

Have your heart set on the next generation of Google devices? In the case of the Nexus 9 tablet and the Nexus Player set-top box, you can purchase both starting today; each has gone up for sale on the Google Play Store, … [Read more...]

Samsung Announces Galaxy A3 & A5 amid Disappointing Q3

Samsung Announces Galaxy A3 & A5 amid Disappointing Q3

Samsung’s business strategy of making literally every possible gadget the company can think of isn’t going so well lately. On Wednesday, the company announced that its Q3 mobile division’s profits had dropped from … [Read more...]

Amazon VP States the Obvious: Company ‘Didn’t Get the Price Right’ for Fire Phone

Amazon VP States the Obvious: Company ‘Didn’t Get the Price Right’ for Fire Phone

Amazon isn't a company that is used to failing in spectacular fashion. It's the largest retailer in the world. It has a healthy digital marketplace for music and videos. It sells a best-in-class e-reading device. And … [Read more...]

According to U.S. Court, Fingerprints Are Not Protected by the 5th Amendment, Can Be Used to Unlock Phones

According to U.S. Court, Fingerprints Are Not Protected by the 5th Amendment, Can Be Used to Unlock Phones

Here's the scenario: the police bust down a suspected criminal's door, take the individual into custody and confiscate that person's iPhone. The police believe there is evidence on the iPhone; however, the phone is … [Read more...]