T-Mobile wants its phones, tablets, and devices to work better in your homes and buildings, and to do so it is petitioning the FCC to make that happen. The Un-carrier wants to be able to buy more low-band spectrum to improve in-building coverage in the next FCC auction, and T-Mobile wants the FCC to alter a few rules to help it succeed.
Google on Thursday announced an update to the Android Wear platform which adds in two noteworthy features. Smartwatches powered by Android Wear will now be able work more independently of smartphones thanks to internal GPS reporting capabilities. Apps such as MyTracks can now track runs and activities without requiring a connected device. Whether you’re training for… Read more »
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Ever since the announcement of the Nexus 6, we’ve been dying to know how it will stack up against other devices. While we won’t know for sure until we have our hands on one, we can at least look at the various specs. Lets take a look at the Nexus 6 vs the Nexus 5!
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Most of us here in the U.S. have had to look at our European neighbors in envy when it comes to high-end Sony devices. For whatever reason, the Japanese company just hasn’t seemed to break in to the U.S. market. That ends today, with the availability of the Xperia Z3 on Verizon.
Actually, it’s the Z3v were talking about here today. We’ve already reviewed the proper Z3 and Z3 Compact, and it turns out that little [Read More...]
LG has announced that their G Watch R will be available in several European countries at the beginning of November. France, Italy, Spain, and the UK will all be included in the initial rollout. The G Watch R will come to North America, Asia, and the Commonwealth of Independent States shortly thereafter. Purchase of the G Watch R through the Google Play Store will come to some terretories in the coming weeks.
Looking to pick up some new games or apps for your Android? Be sure to check out Amazon’s current promotion which sees the retailer shaving up to 80% off of select titles. Be it in the form of up-front discounts or in-app purchases, there are 47 apps listed under the Appstore Halloween Deals.
Key among the apps and games are titles such as FarmVille 2, [Read More...]
There are a great many articles out there that offer advice on how to recover a lost or stolen device. Unfortunately, many of them focus on what you can do after you’ve lost your device. Generally at that point, it’s too late, because you didn’t have the right apps or tracking systems set up, didn’t copy down important information, or just weren’t aware of the [Read More...]
A dystopian thriller with powerful story and great graphics
Republique is a fantastic stealth adventure game that was borne of a Kickstarter campaign back in 2012. The Android port was officially released this week, and there’s a lot to say about it.
The core gameplay of avoiding guards, gathering clues, and employing an array of hacking abilities is paired up wonderfully with a strong storyline, original voice acting, and graphics with cinema-quality motion capture. That’s a [Read More...]
I’ve started to see more and more people using mobile breathalyzers when out for a night on the town. When I got the chance to review the Alcohoot personal breathalyzer, I jumped at the chance. Personal breathalyzers have been around for awhile, but they have really been more for entertainment than safety purposes. I was eager to see how far the devices have come and [Read More...]
Preorders ship by Oct. 30, watch costs $ 249
It’s been more than a month since we got our first look at the Sony Smartwatch 3 — the company’s first try at Android Wear — and today the wearable is available for preorder, but perhaps not from the place you’d expect. Verizon’s got first dibs on this smartwatch, which will cost you $ 249 up front (plus tax and shipping and stuff). It’ll ship by Oct. 30, Verizon [Read More...]