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10 of the best unlocked Android smartphone and Android Wear deals from Amazon (June 24th)

The days where we walk into a carrier store to purchase a subsidized smartphone are fading. This trend, bundled with the aggressive prices that we’re beginning to see in unlocked phones, makes purchasing a phone full price a more viable option. Carriers will tell you that you are getting a discount when you sign up

How to share a picture from your Android phone to Facebook

How do I share pictures from my Android phone to Facebook?

Maybe you took a trip somewhere exotic, or maybe the kids were doing something extra cute. Whatever your reason, uploading pictures to Facebook is a very popular sharing method. Android and Facebook provide several methods to share your photos — use the Facebook app, use your phone’s photo gallery, or use Facebook from a mobile web page — and we’re here to walk you through  [Read More…]

How to print from your Android phone or tablet

How do I print straight from my Android phone or tablet?

As Android technology progresses, so does your ability to get everything done right from your Android phone or tablet. Google has designed a cloud printing app that works with your printer connected either to your wireless network or to your computer via USB. Here’s how to set up Google Cloud Print within Chrome on your computer and how to start printing directly from your Android  [Read More…]

Enter to win a Moto G4 Plus from Motorola Canada and Android Central!

Do you live in Canada? Want to win a Moto G4 Plus? You’re in the right place!

We’ve teamed up with the awesome folks at Motorola Canada to give away an awesome Moto G4 Plus to one lucky Canadian. As we’ve talked about already, the Moto G4 Plus is a great phone for its price, or any price, and is a big improvement over the company’s previous Moto G line. With a fingerprint sensor, a huge  [Read More…]

The Oneplus 3 is far from a flagship killer

The news about the OnePlus 3 has been all the rage the past couple of weeks. It’s true that OnePlus has generated compelling phones over the past couple of years, but is its latest OnePlus 3 truly a flagship killer priced at $ 399? The original Oneplus One was without question a phone that got our attention with

The best-selling unlocked Android phones from B&H (June 22, 2016)

Unlocked smartphones are definitely gaining popularity and for good reason – they free you up from financing plans and two-year contracts. If you’re looking for a new smartphone B&H has you covered. Why unlocked? Whereas a lot of today’s flagship models tend to run in the $ 500-$ 600 range, or higher, there’s an awful lot of

Here’s how to check if you have Amazon credit from Apple’s ebook settlement

If you’re expecting any credit coming your way from Kindle purchases as a result of Apple’s ebook antitrust case, Amazon now has a convenient way to check. The retailer is now alerting Kindle users to the settlement payments on its Kindle site, along with a look at how much credit you can expect to receive.

Says Amazon:

In November 2014, a federal court approved a Settlement of antitrust lawsuits brought against Apple, Inc. (“Apple”) by State Attorneys  [Read More…]

You can now save $100 on the Robin directly from Nextbit

Nextbit has announced that the company will be dropping the price of the cloud-based Robin phone down to just $ 299 on its own site. This follows some Amazon promotions at the same price, and allows for a wider audience to take advantage of the pricing. Since not everywhere could take part in the savings, Nextbit wanted to make things better for its fans.

From Nextbit’s announcement:

We didn’t think it was fair that only fans  [Read More…]

AT&T and Samsung are the slowest to bring Android 6.0 Marshmallow to its flagships from 2014 and 2015 (US)

Software updates are vital to fixing bugs, improving performance, keeping up to date with security flaws and so on. When Google releases an update to Android, manufacturers have to update their modified versions of Android too, adding time to the software update for users. This is where Apple kicks Google’s butt in terms of software updates,