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Verizon dials up ‘Just Kids’ smartphone plan

In 2019 it’s no longer unusual for kids to have phones – even smartphones with Android or iOS. We’re well beyond the discussion of whether or not they should have them; now, it’s a matter of which models to buy.

Many parents can attest that having a child or two on your family plan can be risky. Will they run away with the allotted data, chewing through Snapchat, YouTube, and endless re-watching of The Office on Netflix? How much data  [Read More…]

Sprint dials up rugged Cat S48c phone for $20 per month

Sprint and Cat today announced the S48c, a smartphone with military-grade toughness. Designed to handle shock, moisture, drops, dust, altitude, and extreme temperatures, it features a programmable push-to-talk (PTT) button and is compatible with Sprint’s Direct Connect service.

Cat says its phone is intrinsically safe, meaning it can be used in hazardous conditions and environments with flammable vapors. This is a first for the handset maker, and puts the device in a market space of its own.

Cat S48c Specifications  [Read More…]

Fossil’s Q smartwatches get special digital watch dials designed by Mandy Moore, KJ Apa

Back in August, Fossil unveiled its latest smartwatch efforts, the Q Venture HR and Q Explorist HR. These new wearables combine both fashion and technology into a chic, attractive package.

Now company unveiled a new collection of digital watch dials for the two models designed by Fossil’s new ambassadors that are bound to make them even more fashionable. Actress Mandy Moore, actor KJ Apa and artist Darryl Westly all joined forces with the fashion tech company to  [Read More…]

ZTE dials up mid-range Blade V9 and Blade V9 Vita

ZTE adds two new members to its Blade family of smartphones at Mobile World Congress 2018. The Blade V9 and Blade V9 are mid-range phones in a sexier and more modern design.

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Blu dials up $200 Vivo 5R for the mid-range

Blu on Monday revealed the Vivo 5R as yet another smartphone in it’s quickly growing Android-powered portfolio. Priced at a mere $ 200, the unlocked handset can be paired with AT&T, T-Mobile, and other GSM networks. Whereas its last model, the Pure XR was aimed at the upper end, the Vivo 5R has the middle range in

T-Mobile dials up the $100 Coolpad Catalyst for budget-minded buyers

Coolpad today announced it will offer its Catalyst smartphone as part of T-Mobile’s postpaid roster. A first for Coolpad in the US, the handset carries an affordable $ 100 price tag. Powered by Android 5.1 Lollipop, the Catalyst features a 5-inch display at 854 x 480 pixels, a 5-megapixel rear camera, and front-facing 2-megapixel shooter. The phone supports T-Mobile’s

Cricket dials up 6-inch ZTE Grand X Max 2 for $200

Cricket Wireless, a prepaid brand that utilizes AT&T’s network, today picked up a plus-sized and budget friendly phone from ZTE. Available immediately, the Grand X Max 2 features a 6-inch display yet only costs $ 200. Powered by Android 6.0 Marshmallow, the phone features more than enough hardware for the average consumer. Specs include an octa-core Qualcomm

Sprint dials up LG Tribute 2 and LG Tribute Duo for prepaid brands

lg-tribute-duoSprint on Monday announced a pair of LG smartphones for its Sprint Prepaid and Virgin Mobile brands. The LG Tribute 2 and the LG Tribute Duo share a number of hardware and software features. In essence, these are the same overall designs just named differently for the two prepaid arms.

The two handsets are powered by Android 5.1 Lollipop and include custom LG apps Quick Memo, Gesture Shot, and Knock Code. The twosome also  [Read More…]

Cricket dials up plus-sized ZTE Grand X Max+



Cricket and ZTE on Monday kicked off their respective CES efforts by announcing the upcoming availability of the 6-inch Grand X Max+. Set to arrive on Friday, January 9, the ZTE Grand X Max+ refreshes the plus-sized model. Chief among the changes are 4G LTE connectivity, better battery, and a wide-angle camera lens.

Priced only $  [Read More…]

Sprint dials up LG G3 Vigor for September 19


Sprint on Monday announced the forthcoming arrival of the LG G3 Vigor, an affordable 5-inch take on the flagship experience. Due on Friday, September 19, the handset will carry as full retail price of $ 299; Easy Pay breaks out to 24 payments of $ 12.50 per month.

Powered by Android 4.4.2 KitKat, the LG G3 Vigor packs a quad-core 1.2GHz Snapdragon 400 processor, 8-megapixel rear  [Read More…]