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Google announces Top 20 finalists for Google Play Indie Games Contest

Shining a spotlight on some of the best indie games for Android!

Back in November, Google put out a call to indie game developers from 15 different European countries to submit their best game of 2016 for consideration in the Google Play Indie Games Contest.

After receiving nearly 1,000 entries, the field has been narrowed down to just 20 finalists. Most of these games are available to play from the Google Play Store, though a couple have  [Read More…]

HTC announces U Ultra with two displays, 12MP camera, Sense Companion

HTC teased January 12 as a big reveal date, and sure enough, today the company has just unveiled two new smartphones.

HTC has announced the U Ultra, its newest flagship. The handset features a secondary, two-inch display over the main panel which will serve up app shortcuts, event notifications, and quick access to your favorite contacts. The main display measures in at 5.7 inches and has a resolution of 2560×1440 (513 pixels per inch).

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HTC announces U Ultra and U Play: Beautiful glass back in two sizes with disparate spec sheets

HTC is waiting less than two weeks into 2017 to launch two new phones.

At an event today in Taiwan, HTC unveiled its latest phones in a new line: the HTC U Ultra and U Play. The two models follow a familiar strategy for HTC, launching one high-end device and another in the same line with lower specs to target different audiences. To that point, the U Ultra is the phone we’ll see here in the U.S.  [Read More…]

ASUS announces ZenFone 3 Zoom and ZenFone AR, the first phone with 8GB of RAM

As anticipated ASUS has taken center stage at CES 2017 during its Zennovation event. The company’s CEO Jerry Shen said 2016 has been a tremendous year for ASUS, but we should expect a lot of exciting things to come out of the company in 2017. Today ASUS has unveiled two new smartphones which bring some

Asus announces the high-end Chromebook Flip 2

Asus announced a successor to the surprisingly awesome Chromebook Flip today – and it looks every bit as great as its predecessor. Asus has made a name for itself recently by churning out high-quality products at competitive prices across the board, and the Flip 2 is no exception; with an aluminum casing, signature 360 degree,

LG announces five new phones you probably won’t care about

Get ready for the K10, K8, K4, K3, and the Stylus 3.

Ahead of CES, LG has announced four new phones in the K series — the K10, K8, K4, and K3 — that will make their debut at the trade show. LG will also showcase the Stylus 3, which offers an “improved writing experience” that mimics the “feel and feedback of an actual pen.”

The Stylus 3 is the most interesting  [Read More…]

RCA is making a comeback, announces new TVs, phones, and more

Remember when your living room had a 150lb 24″ television? It almost seemed like a right of passage to carry that thing to the curb when you bought your first flat screen TV. For many of us, that bulky, outdated TV was made by RCA. It was one of the most popular electronics companies in

Motorola’s announces Moto Mods hackathon winners

Motorola’s Moto Z lineup is a pretty special crop. These smartphones are known for their Moto Mods, accessories that that can be snapped onto the device via magnets and add extra functionalities. It seems like Motorola is really counting on Mods to attract more customers towards the Moto Z family, as the company pledged to

Incipio announces a (fairly standard) vent-mounted Moto Mod car-dock

Incipio’s new auto-dock mod for the Moto Z seems kinda interesting at first glance; it utilizes the magnetic connection integrated into the back of the Moto Z, rather than other similar docks that make you stick a magnetic pad to the back of your phone (or inside your case), and it touts the fact that

Telltale announces Guardians of the Galaxy series for 2017

Guardians of the Galaxy the latest franchise to get the Telltale treatment.

2017 is shaping up to be a banner year for fans of Star-Lord, Rocket and the rest of the Guardians of the Galaxy. Telltale has announced Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series, a five-part episodic series of games to be released on Android, as well as PC, console, and iOS in early 2017. Check out the preview trailer:

As with previous Telltale series, episodes  [Read More…]