Tag Archive: favorites


Voting opens for Fan Favorites of 2018 on Google Play

Google Play’s year-end awards are getting interactive this year!

Google Play has given out “Best of” awards at the end of the year for the most-streamed songs, the most-purchased movies, and the best apps from a variety of categories. This year, however, Google is adding new categories to the Best App, Best Game, and Best Movie categories: Fan Favorite.

Voting is now open on the Google Play Store, and will remain open for the next two weeks. Results of  [Read More…]

How to transfer your bookmarks and favorites to Google Chrome

New to Google Chrome? Make sure to bring your favorite sites with you!

If you’ve been a power user of the Internet as long as I have, there’s a good chance you have your favorite sites saved to your bookmarks or favorites bar. And if you’re new to Google Chrome, you can easily move all your bookmarks over.

Here’s how to move your bookmarks to Google Chrome!

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Modern Dad’s Father’s Day Favorites!

Don’t think about it too hard. Any Dad (heck, any person) would love to have any of these great gift ideas.

I gotta be completely honest here: While this is an excellent Father’s Day gift guide full of things that any dude would be thrilled to get any day of the week, the simple fact is not a single one of these products requires actually having sired any children. Consider having offspring a bonus, in that case. Or  [Read More…]

Looking for accessories for your Nexus 6P? Here are our favorites (Volume 3)

So, you have a shiny new Huawei Nexus 6P. How do you make the most of it? How do you protect it? It’s been hard sledding trying to find a wide range of accessories so far. These are by no means Samsung or Apple phones where you can find hundreds of cases, screen protectors, and cables

Looking for accessories for your Nexus 6P? Here are our favorites (Volume 2)

So you have a shiny new Huawei Nexus 6P. How do you make the most of it? How do you protect it? It’s been hard sledding trying to find a wide range of accessories so far. These are by no means Samsung or Apple phones where you can find hundreds of cases, screen protectors, and cables

Looking for accessories for your Nexus 6P or 5X? Here are our favorites

So you have a shiny new Huawei Nexus 6P or LG Nexus 5X. How do you make the most of it? How do you protect it? It’s been hard sledding trying to find a wide range of accessories so far. These are by no means Samsung or Apple phones where you can find hundreds of cases, screen protectors, and cables in a ton of designs and variations. In a previous post, I declared this USB Type-C dock my favorite Nexus accessory,  [Read More…]

CES 2015 favorites from the folks back home

CES favorites from the folks not buried in CES

You’ve probably noticed that over 9000 people from Mobile Nations — including our own Phil, Alex, Andrew, Russell and Justin — are on the ground at CES 2015 looking at all the things. Phones, tablets, TVs and almost anything else you can think of that run Android or work together with Android have invaded Las Vegas, and we need an army to see it  [Read More…]

The HTC One M7 (one of our favorites of 2013) is $400 today

If you’re looking for a quality, off-contract Android phone, Ebay is currently offering the unlocked 32GB model of the HTC One M7 for $ 399.99. That’s 38% off of the list price of $ 649.99. It’s also $ 40 less than you’ll find for the same model over at Amazon. But this deal is good for today and today only.

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Eric Schmidt confirms that Google will not play favorites with Motorola

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Ever since Google announced its intent to purchase Motorola Mobility, several Android device manufacturers have been a bit uneasy about what this move could mean for their future business. Though statements released by these manufacturers immediately after the acquisition announcement were all relatively positive, these companies are still worried about how Google entering the hardware business will impact them.

In a move to reassure these key Android partners, Google Chairman and  [Read More…]

Google still not ready to play favorites, but why?

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Whenever Google is put in the hot seat and questioned on the future of the company in a post-Motorola purchase world, they give the same answer: “We won’t play favorites in the way people are concerned about.” Every time I see this, I can’t help but wonder why Google, (or Schmidt, in this case) leaves out the qualifier “…for now.”

During an October 1 interview with Bloomberg TV, Google’s Eric Schmidt  [Read More…]