Topic: smartphone

Moto G Details Leak Before Tomorrow’s Motorola Event

Moto G Details Leak Before Tomorrow’s Motorola Event

I know what you’re thinking after reading this post’s headline: “Tomorrow’s big event? I thought the event was supposed to be today, September 4?” It seems that despite invitations indicating a September 4 date … [Read more...]

Did Amazon Only Sell 35,000 Fire Phones?

Did Amazon Only Sell 35,000 Fire Phones?

A new report from the Guardian today claims to have figured out sales figures for the Amazon Fire Phone, and they’re not great. According to the article, Amazon has only managed to move about 35,000 units since its … [Read more...]

BlackBerry Restructuring Ends, Hiring Begins

BlackBerry Restructuring Ends, Hiring Begins

Today, Reuters reports that BlackBerry CEO John Chen sent a memo out to his employees last week to let them know that the company’s dark period is, hopefully, coming to a close. After a three year process of … [Read more...]

US DoT May Re-Ban In-Air Cell Phone Use

US DoT May Re-Ban In-Air Cell Phone Use

Last year, the Federal Communications Commission, or FCC, made a few announcements that they were changing the rules that have kept our electronic devices and cell phones stowed and powered down while flying. Those … [Read more...]

Apple Orders Staggering 80M iPhone 6 Units

Apple Orders Staggering 80M iPhone 6 Units

The iPhone 6 is coming – that’s something we’ve known for quite a while now. A new report from the Wall Street Journal, however, offers up more concrete details about the production of the iPhone, and the fact that … [Read more...]

GoTenna Brings Radio Communication to Smartphones

GoTenna Brings Radio Communication to Smartphones

So you want to take a week long hike in the mountains, but don’t want to be stranded and then murdered by bears? Good news for you, there’s a new contraption that allows you to use your cellphone anywhere, even if … [Read more...]

Microsoft’s 3D Touch Phones Cancelled amid Layoffs

Microsoft’s 3D Touch Phones Cancelled amid Layoffs

Earlier this month, we heard some details about a couple new handsets in the works from Nokia and Microsoft that featured “3D touch” capability – essentially, you could interact with them in different ways by … [Read more...]

Project Ara Developer Boards Ship in July

Project Ara Developer Boards Ship in July

Today, Google announced that it is now accepting applications from third party developers to receive Project Ara development boards later this month. This is the first real shot developers will have to start figuring out … [Read more...]

Would You Buy a Windows Phone with “3D Touch”?

Would You Buy a Windows Phone with “3D Touch”?

It’s no secret that Microsoft has been waging a losing battle when it comes to making Windows Phone a successful mobile platform. A post on Neowin today says that the company is hoping to turn some heads with new … [Read more...]

Chumby is Brought Back to Life, Courtesy of Blue Octy

Chumby is Brought Back to Life, Courtesy of Blue Octy

A few years ago, I seriously wanted a Chumby. For those of you unfamiliar with the device, it was a sort of alarm clock-meets-tablet-meets-rugby ball that sold itself as a convenient way to access important Internet … [Read more...]