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Save $6 on this USB-C cable with nylon braiding today!

Have you recently made the move to a phone with a USB-C connector and now you find yourself in need of more cables? Seidio’s USB-C cable offers a nylon braiding that makes it more durable to withstand your use and abuse. Right now you can pick one up for just $ 10.95, a savings of $ 6.

Sony records $205 million profit in Q2 2016, mobile unit finally in the black

Sony has posted its financial results for the quarter ending in June, announcing a modest $ 205 million (¥21.2 billion) operating profit. That’s down from the $ 780 million (¥84.2 billion) recorded during the same period last year. One of the company’s image sensor factories was affected by an earthquake earlier this year, leading to an overall revenue decline of 11% to $ 15.6 billion (¥1.61 trillion).

Sony’s mobile unit saw a 33% decrease in sales,  [Read More…]

LG V20: Imagining a next-gen, ‘phablet-class’ LG phone

After the flop of the G5, LG could do just about anything with the anticipated follow-up to the V10. Let’s look into our crystal ball and imagine how a larger, beefier LG smartphone might materialize.

The LG V10 was one of the more underrated phones of 2015 — in many ways, the logical conclusion of the plastic Android smartphone. The hardware was a weird mishmash of metal and plastic. Performance was fast. The screen was pretty  [Read More…]

MrMobile reviews the smartwatch on steroids — Casio’s WSD-F10

There’s something about summer. The fresh air. The hot sun. And the ability to dive up to 50 meters with your MIL-STD-810G smartwatch.

In his latest video, MrMobile reviews the Casio Smart Outdoor Watch — also known as the WSD-F10 — an Android Wear smartwatch that can go pretty much anywhere, and withstand pretty much anything. While it lacks some key fitness features, like heart rate and GPS, it has everything a hiker — or diver — could want,  [Read More…]

Total Chromecast sales have now exceeded 30 million units

Google revealed as part of its latest quarterly financial conference call that the company has now sold over 30 million units of its Chromecast media casting devices.

The new milestone was announced by Google CEO Sundar Pichai during the Alphabet conference call with financial analysts (via Recode). In May, the company revealed at Google I/O that it had sold 25 million Chromecasts, which means 5 million more were sold just in the last two months.

The  [Read More…]

Moto G4 review: Balanced on a budget

How does the Moto G4 stack up to other budget phones?

The Quick Take

The Moto G4 is a 5.5-inch Android phone that lacks any kind of definition to help it stand out. With a single top speaker grill, and its rounded corners, it blends in. It delivers a great display that is easy to see both inside and outdoors, along with a battery that will keep you going all day — and then some. It’s  [Read More…]

Telus adds even more destinations to its Easy Roam offering

Telus is looking to make it easier for customers to use their cell service while traveling abroad by adding even more countries to its Easy Roam options. In addition to the U.S., Telus says that customers traveling to England, China and more can now take advantage of its cheaper and less-confusing Easy Roam international roaming option.

From Telus:

Canadian travellers visiting our American neighbours already have access to Easy Roam for just $ 7 a day. Now,  [Read More…]

Best clear cases for Samsung Galaxy Note 5

What are the best clear cases for the Galaxy Note 5?

Sometimes having a unique, flashy or busy-looking case can be a stylish accessory for your phone, but there’s nothing better than a minimalist, clear case that shows off the sleek beauty of your Samsung Galaxy Note 5.

While there are dozens of options for you to pick from, here are a few great ones to check out if you’re looking for a durable and reliable  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S8 edge: What does a curvy Note 7 mean for next year’s flagships?

Will the Galaxy S8 have a flat display, or is Samsung going all-in on the edge?

Unless the past several weeks of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 leakage have been part of some elaborate trolling campaign, it’s looking like the next member of Samsung’s popular Galaxy Note family will feature a curved “edge screen,” like the Galaxy S7 edge.

If that happens, it raises an interesting question about the future of the Galaxy S line: Is Samsung going all-in on  [Read More…]