Tag Archive: fight


Bluboo taking fight to Samsung Galaxy S9 with its own S9 in 2018 (Promoted)

If you look back at the top phone brands of the year over the last decade, you’ll no doubt find Samsung’s name high on the list. It seems that in the world of Android, and phones in general, Samsung is the pacesetter for the rest of the industry. For all that Apple brings about in […]

Google is working on an Android AI System to fight against malware

Android has been a primary target for malware in the recent days. This is not surprising when you consider the fact that there are over 2 billion monthly Android devices that are active across the world. Google, the parent company of Android is taking these kind of Malware attacks on Android devices very seriously and it […]

T-Mobile and Verizon fight for top U.S. mobile speed results

These days, the U.S. carrier conversation appears to dominated by Verizon and T-Mobile — for good reason.

America’s networks are all getting faster, according to a report by Ookla-owned Speedtest released this week.

But T-Mobile is the fastest network, and Verizon, despite prevailing in large cities like San Diego and New York City, is nipping at its heels. AT&T is slightly behind, and beleaguered Sprint brings up the rear, despite making large strides in the last year.

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Fight Darth Vader in your living room with Lenovo’s new Star Was AR system

On top of launching its own Windows 10 mixed reality headset at IFA 2017, Lenovo also announced it has entered a partnership with animation giant Disney for the new Star Wars: Jedi Challenge system. The system is powered by Lenovo Mirage AR headset and also includes a tracking beacon and a lightsaber controller. Of course, […]

HTC is learning a tough lesson in mobilizing a fan community to fight U11 reviews

This may not be as bad as first thought, but HTC should know better than this.

HTC is at the center of a disappointing kerfuffle today surrounding its use of the private “Elevate” enthusiast community to dispel misconceptions about the just-launched HTC U11. But as is so often the case, there’s far more to the story than a single slice of a screenshot and lots of jumping to conclusions.

For a company like HTC, its dedicated community  [Read More…]

Essential’s uphill battle, and its mixed message on how to fight it

You can do everything ‘right’ in launching a new phone company … and still not make it work.

Andy Rubin’s new consumer electronics brand, Essential, had a pretty well-executed launch last week. There was a little bit of hype ahead of time, but also no real leaks or expectations. So when everyone saw the Essential Phone and Essential Home, and listened to CEO Rubin talk about his plans, people felt generally positively.

But of course, we’ve seen  [Read More…]

The FCC’s plan to end net neutrality is here, and the fight is going to get ugly

America’s telecom regulator has made public its intention to roll back net neutrality laws. Here’s what you need to know.

This week, the FCC, America’s telecom regulator, announced its intention to bring about the end of net neutrality in an official sense, removing the Title II classification that has been bestowed upon the Internet and its service providers since the decision was made in 2015 to do so.

In a speech, Ajit Pai, a former FCC Commissioner under Chairman  [Read More…]

Marvel Future Fight adds an all-new Captain America

To celebrate the 75th anniversary of Captain America, Marvel Future Fight has added a brand new version of the Captain, Sharon Rogers, with its latest update. The update also adds the character Sin, daughter of Captain America’s nemesis, the Red Skull, along with new uniforms and advancements for certain characters.

Here’s what you’ll find in the Marvel Future Fight update:

To celebrate Captain America’s 75th anniversary, new original character Captain America (Sharon Rogers)  [Read More…]

Final Fantasy VII brings the fight against Sephiroth to Google Play

Classic role playing game Final Fantasy VII has made its way to Android and the Google Play Store. You’ll be able to take up Cloud’s giant buster sword once again as he does battle with Sephiroth, but this time, you’ll be able to enter the fight wherever you go.

Final Fantasy VII for Android contains all of the features of the original game, including the deep story, the massive cast of characters, and the turn-based combat.  [Read More…]

The Honor 5C and MoDaCo show that responsible modding doesn’t have to be a fight

A safe and secure phone often means one that makes things hard on the folks who like to tinker with their toys. But it’s not always a cat-and-mouse sort of game.

Our Android phones are more secure than ever. We’ve got things like SELinux and Samsung’s KNOX and all sorts of behind-the-scenes things that keep our data safe and sound, out of the hands of, well, anyone who’s not us.

But that sort of safety net  [Read More…]