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Latest Pokémon Go update lets trainers catch ’em all on the Android Nougat preview

Those who have been enjoying the Android Nougat preview have felt left out in the Pokémon Go launch aftermath. This is due to the super-popular title failing to work as intended on the beta program. Thankfully, an update has now been released to address this issue. You’ll no longer have to downgrade your smartphone to Android 6.x to head out the front door and catch ’em all.

This latest release bumped Pokémon Go up to version  [Read More…]

Clarito headphones: Another great set of headphones from Rock Jaw (Review)

Last month my colleague, Josh Noreiga, reviewed a set of headphones from a British company called Rock Jaw. Based on his review, I was eager to try out another set of in-ear headphones the company offers called Clarito. This set runs about $ 20 cheaper than the Alfa Genus pair that Josh reviewed. But does it live up

You can now pre-order the ZTE Axon 7 in the U.S. for $399

The ZTE Axon 7 is now available for pre-order in the U.S., with deliveries going out from July 27. The phone retails for $ 399, and is available from Amazon, Best Buy, B&H, Newegg, and on ZTE’s website.

Designed in collaboration with BMW’s Designworks studio, the Axon 7 is one of the first handsets to support Google’s Daydream VR platform. While there is a variant of the Axon 7 with 6GB of RAM, that particular model  [Read More…]

Get a fully reversible micro USB cable on sale for just $14 (free shipping included)

One of the most annoying things about micro USB is the inability to plug it into your smartphone, speaker or tablet without looking at the tip to determine which direction is up. Apple has a fully reversible plug for its phones, and some of the latest Android devices have USB Type-C which is fully reversible too.

Grab the Honor 5X for only £139 at Amazon now!

The Honor 5X is currently on sale over at Amazon. As spotted by folk over on Hot UK Deals, you can pick up the smartphone for just £139.99. Sporting a 5.5-inch display, Snapdragon 616 processor, fingerprint sensor, 2GB of RAM and more, it’s an enticing price for what’s available.

The price covers three variants — silver, grey, and gold. All three are SIM-free too so you can use them on any compatible network. We’re not sure  [Read More…]

Save $13 while adding a kickstand to your LG G5 today!

Want a protective case for your LG G5 that is easy to remove in case you want to swap one of the modules? If so, Seidio’s Surface case is a great choice as it features a two-piece slide-in design, and also comes with a metal kickstand on the back. Today you can grab one for $ 16.95, a savings of $ 13.

Xiaomi’s gargantuan Mi Max now up for general sale in India

After offering the first flash sale for the 6.44-inch Mi Max last week, Xiaomi is now making the phablet available for general sale in India. The phone is available from Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal, and Paytm, with the base model offering 3GB of RAM and 32GB storage along with the Snapdragon 650 for ₹14,999.

There’s a variant offering 4GB of RAM, 128GB flash storage and Snapdragon 652 SoC that will retail for ₹19,999. However, it looks like  [Read More…]

House of Marley Get Together portable audio system is worthy of your One Love (review)

One love, one heart Let’s get together and feel all right Hear the children cryin’ (one love) Hear the children cryin’ (one heart) Sayin’ give thanks and praise to the Lord and I will feel all right Sayin’ let’s get together and feel all right (opening lyrics from Bob Marley’s One Love) Bob Marley was

Nokia and Samsung announce patent licensing deal expansion

Nokia and Samsung have agreed to expand the cross license agreement covering patents, extending said coverage over additional patent portfolios of both parties. This newly acquired access on both fronts will enable Samsung and Nokia to further develop, launch and support more advanced technology.

While the exact list of patents already covered by the license, as well as the new specific listings, are rather vague Nokia did note in its press release the company expects revenue  [Read More…]

Google’s latest update for Hangouts lets you record and send video messages

Google has begun rolling out an update on the Play Store for the company’s Hangouts app, which is said to add support for recording and firing off video messages. According to Phandroid, the update will bump the app up to version 11, adding the ability for up to a minute of video to be recorded in a conversation.

With the update installed, you’ll be able to fire out video files to contacts, ideal if you wish  [Read More…]