Mobile

OnePlus One Now Available Without Invite

About this time last year, OnePlus announced the One, its first (and at that point, only) Android handset that had really great specs and a super affordable price tag. The catch, of course, was that you could only buy one via invite. Fortunately, the company announced Monday that anyone can buy a One if they … [Read more...]

Cyanogen Formally Partners with Microsoft

Cyanogen announced a new, formal partnership with Microsoft on Thursday, only months after the Windows maker provided a sizable investment in the Android competitor. The agreement will mean that future versions of Cyanogen will come with Microsoft’s suite of apps pre-loaded. The partnership will see … [Read more...]

Jawbone UP4 Has AmEx NFC Payments

Jumping on the bandwagon for payments through near field communications, or NFC, Jawbone announced the new UP4 fitness tracker on Wednesday. The device will be capable of letting wearers pay for junk through a partnership with American Express. The only downside: you won’t burn as many calories, since you … [Read more...]

Demand for Galaxy S6 Higher Than Predicted

If you’ve had the chance to glimpse a Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge in person, you might not be surprised to learn that demand for the thing is much higher than anyone expected. In fact, both versions of the device are in much higher demand than Samsung had planned for, meaning that if you had the money to shell out … [Read more...]

HTC and LG Might Be Working on New Windows Phones

If you were hoping to get a high-end Windows 10 handset when the revamped mobile OS from Microsoft launches later this year, it seems that HTC and LG will have you covered…probably…maybe. HTC says “We’ll See” The company’s CFO Chia-Lin Chang said that HTC is working closely with Microsoft on a Windows 10 … [Read more...]

Lots of LG G4 Details Leaked Early

Late last week, a promotional site owned by LG for the upcoming G4 leaked online, bringing tons of images and details about the company’s forthcoming flagship handset with it. LG yanked the site shortly after it made the rounds, but not before a post on 9to5Google posted the relevant details. We already … [Read more...]

Windows 10 Phone Preview Now Available

Windows Insiders who want to see what their phones of the future might be like can give the Windows 10 Phone Preview a whirl starting right now. You can download it right here if you’re feeling CRAZY, and, well, if you already have a compatible Windows Phone and don’t mind using an unfinished operating system … [Read more...]

LG G4 Will Have an F1.8 Camera

LG will unveil its latest flagship smartphone, the G4, on April 28, and from what we’ve seen so far, it’ll be a doozy. On Tuesday, LG released a new video that definitively reveals one definite feature we’ll see in the new handset: an f/1.8 camera, which means it’ll be capable of some high quality … [Read more...]

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