Tag Archive: Beginning


7-Day Android Pie Bootcamp: The perfect tools for beginning developers is just $12

As an aspiring developer, you might have no clue how to create an Android app. You’ve got ideas, but don’t know how to go about implementation. Now that Android Pie is out things are easier than ever — but you’re still nervous about getting started. We’ve got a great deal in our Deals Store to help you get everything you need.

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Called the 7-Day Android Pie App Bootcamp with Kotlin, this training kit provides more than 40  [Read More…]

BlackBerry KEYone Black Edition coming to Canada beginning as soon as next week

A new KEYone color is coming to Canada soon.

If you live in Canada and have been holding on waiting for the BlackBerry KEYone Black Edition to be available, your wait is almost over. Amazon.ca, Walmart.ca, Staples.ca and more will begin offering the Black Edition beginning as soon as next week.

“This has been an exciting year as we’ve introduced our reimagined BlackBerry smartphone to fans and customers here in North America, with overall market demand exceeding  [Read More…]

The beginning of augmented reality [#acpodcast]

This week, Daniel Bader and Jerry Hildenbrand are joined by VR expert Russell Holly to talk about Moto Z2 Force reviews and several other newly announced Moto phones. Thanks to some recent leaks, we know even more about the Galaxy Note 8 and upcoming LG V30.

A major topic this week is the ASUS ZenFone AR. Russell guides us through the device and where Asus along with Tango fit into the Augmented Reality world. Also discussed is Apple’s ARKit, and  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi 6 review: A new beginning

If you’re willing to look past the lack of a 3.5mm jack, the Mi 6 is a fantastic phone.

Quick take:

The Mi 6 gets a lot of things right — powerful hardware in the form of a Snapdragon 835, dual rear cameras with 2x optical zoom, and a gorgeous metal-and-glass design, all at a price that’s nearly half that of the Galaxy S8. The phone isn’t without its drawbacks: availability is limited to China, and there’s  [Read More…]

HTC’s vibrantly colored Solar Red U11 will be on sale beginning tonight

The company is kicking off its summer sale with a new color for the U11 and deals on a bunch of other stuff, too.

As if almost perfectly timed with the rampant heat waves rolling through the greater part of North America, HTC has announced that the extremely attractive (the author’s own opinion) Solar Red U11 will be on sale starting tonight.

HTC has been slowly teasing the sale of the highly coveted, almost fire-like variant of the U11  [Read More…]

Oppo R7s on sale in Europe beginning December 1

Oppo’s recently announced R7s Android smartphone will be on sale in Europe from December 1. Interested buyers will be able to pick one up from the official OppoStyle online store and in the UK, Germany and France through Amazon.

BlackBerry finally beginning Priv shipments, offers free case and car charger as a thank you

BlackBerry has sent out an email to those who pre-ordered the Priv from its site notifying customers that the shipments are just now beginning. Normally, pre-orders arrive on the same day as the phone becomes available, but that isn’t the case here.

You can begin ordering your Moto Pure tomorrow beginning @ 2PM CT, shipping 13th Sep

Motorola today finally announced an official release day for the new 2015 Moto X Pure Edition, which is also called the Moto X Style outside the United States for reasons unknown.

Motorola were suspiciously quiet on the release date of the Moto X Pure when it was announced a few months back but they’ve now confirmed that pre-orders will begin for the device starting on September 2nd.

My embargo is over: you can begin ordering/customizing your Moto Pure  [Read More…]

HTC One M9 on Verizon to receive Android 5.1 update beginning August 20

Verizon will finally begin pushing the Android 5.1 update out for the HTC One M9 beginning on August 20. According to HTC’s Mo Versi, HTC has received approval from Verizon to push the update, which will bring several other fixes in addition to Android 5.1.

Droid Turbo soak test beginning soon — Lollipop incoming?

Don’t want to get anyone’s hopes up too high just yet (because bad intel and such), but invites are going out for a software soak test for the Motorola Droid Turbo on Verizon, a phone for which folks have been patiently waiting for Android 5.x Lollipop.