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Samsung to offer the Gear VR at Best Buy retail stores from February 8

After making its way to Best Buy’s website, the Gear VR is headed to the retailer’s brick and mortar stores. That’s according to SamMobile, which states that Samsung will be making the VR headset available across 100 Best Buy locations in the U.S.

Submit your best watch face designs in the Asus ZenWatch giveaway contest

Asus is holding a contest for designers to create new watch faces for the ZenWatch. But fear not if you’re not handy with the paintbrush (or mouse/pen), as Asus will also be rewarding those who actively participate in the voting rounds with the chance to win some prizes too. What’s at stake? Well, the Asus ZenWatch of course!

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Samsung Gear VR is now available for purchase at Best Buy

Samsung’s Gear VR headset is readily available at both AT&T and Samsung, but if you’d rather pick up the accessory from Best Buy, now you’re more than able. It’s a purchase we’d recommend to those who are fans of Samsung hardware (since you’ll need the Galaxy Note 4) and virtual reality. The Gear VR can be yours for $ 199.

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Hotel Tonight introduces Bonus Rate and Rate Drop to get you the best possible last-minute deals

Hotel Tonight, the app and service that offer up last-minute hotel deals near you at steep discounts, is announcing two new features today called Bonus Rate and Rate Drop. The two new offerings give Hotel Tonight hotel partners the opportunity to target users in specific locations to offer even steeper discounts — up to 40 percent off the normal rate — for booking close to the date you’ll be staying.

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The Best Virgin Mobile Phones of 2015

If you’re a prepaid phone user in the U.S. and looking for the best Virgin Mobile phone — we’ve got you covered. Virgin Mobile is perhaps one of the biggest names for prepaid service, and they’ve come a long way since inception.

No longer are you limited to low-cost, low-power phones — now you can get in on the prepaid action with newer devices like the Samsung Galaxy S5 or iPhone 5s.

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The best alternative photo gallery apps

Your phone comes equipped with a gallery app to view your pictures, but that doesn’t mean you have to stick with it. The Play Store is filled with either visually better alternatives or ones with more features. Let’s check out some of our favorites.

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Used by many, and with good reason, QuickPic is lightweight and has a sleek interface full of  [Read More…]

Google seeking the best of Sprint and T-Mobile

For some time now, it has been announced Google is looking to launch their own mobile service through a mobile virtual network (MVNO). An MVNO that will be running on Sprint’s and T-Mobile’s networks although Google would be offering its own voice and mobile data plans. While an MVNO is certainly not a new concept, there are dozens of other MVNOs that already resell wireless services of AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Google will just be added  [Read More…]

Galaxy Note Edge heading to Bell and Rogers in Canada, Best Buy starts pre-orders

Canada is the latest country to receive the Galaxy Note Edge, with carriers Bell and Rogers set to carry the device. Best Buy has started taking pre-orders for the device at its retail stores and outlets located at malls throughout the country.

Nexus Player now available from Best Buy and Newegg

The Nexus Player is now available outside of the Google Play Store, notably at Best Buy, as well as online retailer Newegg. The device is available from both outlets for $ 99.99, with the game controller also available from both at a price of $ 39.99.

The six best podcast apps for Android

Get the very best podcast experience with these 6 great apps

While we usually think of our mobile devices as great for music listening of all kinds, increasingly our Android phones and tablets are being used for listening to podcasts. We produce a bunch of them here at Mobile Nations, and the popularity and scale of the podcast continues to grow. But just as is the case with music player apps,  [Read More…]