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Moto C and C Plus bring Motorola simplicity to under-€120 crowd

New phones for growing markets.

Motorola has announced two new budget phones for Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific, the Moto C and Moto C Plus.

While both phones share design similarities with the Moto Gs announced earlier in the year, they expense with the metal pleasantries in order to keep the corners down. Instead, they focus on software experience and battery life.

The Moto C offers a “micro-textured back cover”, 5-inch 854×480 pixel display, a quad-core  [Read More…]

Kyocera’s Hydro Shore is a waterproof phone for the budget crowd

Kyocera has announced the Hydro Shore, a budget-friendly waterproof phone available for AT&T’s GoPhone pre-paid service. With IPX5 and IPX7 certifications, Kyocera says that the Hydro Shore can survive contact with water, as well as immersion in up to 1 meter of water for up to 30 minutes. The screen is also designed to allow you to operate the touchscreen while wet.

Aside from its waterproofing features, the Hydro Shore comes running Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box,  [Read More…]

For HTC in 2016, the problem is standing out in a very big crowd

With a new flagship on the horizon, it’s time for HTC to figure out what makes its phones special in 2016.

As we approach the new smartphone silly season of 2016, we’re almost two years removed from the last great HTC phone, the One M8. The M8, announced and simultaneously released for sale on March 25, 2014, wasn’t perfect. But it was a spectacular phone for the time, with clearly identifiable tentpole features and a unique,  [Read More…]

Flow Home Launcher aims for the social media crowd

Everyone approaches their home screen differently. Some like to set it and forget it, sometime not even deviating from the default layout that their phone came with. Some are constantly redoing their entire layout, belonging to theming communities where custom skins and elements are shared frequently and freely. Others have a basic layout that they’ll tweak occasionally with new widgets and new themes. I am one such user.

And I am not quite who Flow Home  [Read More…]

Com1 seeks crowd funding for Android Wear smartwatch

You like Android Wear operating system but you simply dislike every smartwatch that has been launched so far? Well, maybe you can help a new one reach the market. Com1 is currently accepting donations in order to reach $ 75,000 goal and make this smartwatch a reality. The company has currently managed to collect around $ 22,000 and… Read more »

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