Category: Android News


Best Micro-USB Cables

Wherein we help you pick a great Micro-USB cable.

Whether you have a smartphone, tablet or wearable, odds are that you’ve got a Micro-USB cable (or three) laying around. They’re ubiquitous. Just in case you don’t, here are some of our favorites.

EZOPower Micro-USB cable ReTrak Premier Series Retractable Micro-USB cable Anker 10-foot Nylon Braided Micro-USB cable Anker PowerLine Micro-USB cable iXCC Micro-USB cable Rampow braided nylon Micro-USB cable

EZOPower Micro-USB cable

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BluBoo might have something unique in the works (Sponsored)

BluBoo is probably not a name you’ve heard before – it’s a Chinese smartphone manufacturer that has made a bit of a name for itself recently with its attempt to replicate the functionality and screen of the Galaxy S8 at a fraction of the cost. Thus far, it appears to have been successful with the […]

Download the Essential Phone wallpapers here!

You don’t have to spend $ 699 to get these wallpapers.

The new Essential Phone has a pretty mind-bending screen with super-tiny bezels, and it just looks even better with one of its default wallpapers loaded. Those wallpapers have picked up some attention, and that’s to be expected — so that’s why we want to offer them up for anyone to use.

Here are six different wallpapers that come pre-loaded on the Essential Phone. A couple of  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 makes a premature appearance

The U.S unlocked Galaxy Note 8 will be announced to the world next week. Purposely avoiding the word revealed since leaked renders have given a view of almost every angle of the device. Despite not officially being available until next week, Samsung have listed the device in its online store. Model UZKAXAA, consistent with the […]

Get a OnePlus 5 for $453 RIGHT NOW from TomTop

This is NOT a drill, Android Guys. Get a US version OnePlus 5 (6/64GB RAM/ROM) for $ 453 shipped when you use coupon code LSRONEPLUSA at checkout on TomTop. OnePlus may not have completely blown us away with its latest and greatest, but the OnePlus 5 is still a helluva deal, and when you can find it […]

Essential wants your attention as much as your money (for now)

Essential isn’t even trying to compete with Samsung or even LG with their first phone.

You’ve probably read at least one “first look” at the Essential Phone. They all have a few things in common, and mostly leave us with the impression that it’s an interesting first try from a new company. It’s definitely an ambitious device in some ways, especially in the looks department. What you’re probably not going to see is the Essential Phone at  [Read More…]

Get lifetime access to 2TB of cloud storage for only $49!

Our current, tech-obsessed world demands a storage solution for your multimedia data, the most convenient being cloud-based storage which you can access from anywhere. Most cloud-based storage services charge a monthly fee, which, over time, adds up to quite a fee. Those of you sick of subscription fees need a storage solution that requires a single payment for a lifetime of access. More importantly, you need cloud storage that is encrypted and can be accessed from all your devices.

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Get into some trouble in this weekend’s comments thread!

The only rule is to be cool to each other.

Another week is in the can and that means it’s time to relax, enjoy yourself and get together with friends.

It’s certainly been another week of charged emotions and stressful happenings, but it’s good for everyone to put aside the things add to the tension and drama once in a while. Here is a good place to do just that. You can talk about Android or phones in general,  [Read More…]

Best Screen Protectors for Galaxy S7

What are the best screen protectors for the GS7?

The Samsung Galaxy S7 is still of the best phones you can buy, and with the Galaxy S8 and upcoming Note 8 stealing everyone’s attention, you should be able to pick up an S7 for a pretty great deal. With its beautiful glass screen, you’ll want to try and protect it from scuffs and scratches.

We’ve included some decent options for film screen protectors — not as tough  [Read More…]

How your phone can help you walk more (and not hate it)

Take the stairs. Walk, don’t drive. Every little step adds up when you’re trying to get fit!

In the first Tech for your Health column, we discussed using apps and technology to help establish better nutrition habits. With all that extra energy that comes along with eating right, it’s time to step up your physical activity.

They say you need to learn to walk before you can run. While that idiom relates to mastering basic skills before  [Read More…]