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PUBG Mobile (finally!) hits the Play Store in the US

PUBG Mobile (from TenCent games) is finally available on Android! It may be region locked at the moment, but roll-out is expected to be quick. Download today!

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Nokia 6 hits UK shelves SIM free for £200

If you’re British and you’ve a hankering for a SIM free Nokia 6 then you’ll want to stop by Carphone Warehouse where you’ll now find one for sale for £200.

Besides that legendary logo you’re getting a solid phone that’s built like a tank, a fairly vanilla Android 7.1 experience and of course, that attractive price. If you go on pay-as-you-go terms you’ll pay even less, £189.99 to be precise for the privilege of taking a carrier SIM  [Read More…]

Essential Phone makes a pitstop at the FCC before it hits the US

Back in May, Andy Rubin’s new company, Essential, decided to shock the Android world by announcing a brand new phone named ‘Essential Phone‘. However, ever since that announcement, things have been fairly quiet with various details coming out here and there, but many of us still wondering when the device would launch. While we don’t […]

LeEco hits another snag in building its global empire, won’t acquire Vizio

This time, regulations have stopped it from acquiring the US’s biggest TV maker.

LeEco hasn’t had an easy time lately and things don’t seem to be perking up. Both LeEco and Vizio have announced that the merger agreement for the former to acquire the latter will not proceed.

Both companies sent out a tandem email with the following statement:

LeEco Global Group Ltd. and VIZIO Inc. announced today that the merger agreement to acquire VIZIO will not proceed due  [Read More…]

Facer app hits 1 million active smartwatch user milestone

One of the easiest ways to customize your smartwatch is to try out some new watch faces. One way to do that is to download the Facer app which offers access to up to 15,000 different watch faces. This week Facer announced it hit a major milestone in its existence – the app has been […]

Spotify is testing a lossless Hi-Fi option as it hits 50 million paid subscribers

Spotify is about to launch the ‘ultimate music experience.’

Spotify announced back in September that it crossed 40 million paying customers, and it took the world’s largest streaming service just five and a half months to pick up an additional 10 million subscribers. In a tweet, Spotify revealed that it crossed 50 million paid subscribers. 2016 was a great year for streaming services in general, and Spotify is now looking to continue its momentum by testing a  [Read More…]

Motorola shows concept Mods at Mod the Future hackathon, new LED notification Mod hits Indiegogo

The Moto Z supports a number of attachable accessories called Moto Mods. Rather than releasing its own mods and leaving it at that, Motorola opened up the platform to third-party developers and released a development kit for others to build their own Mods.

To foster this development, the company has been holding hackathons and encouraging people to make unique Mods. The latest was Mod the Future in San Francisco, which resulted in some interesting hardware being developed.

Another new Mod comes  [Read More…]

Go play John Wick in VR before Chapter 2 hits theaters!

You’re going to want to keep your finger on the trigger for this one.

The original John Wick film surprised a lot of people by how deeply entertaining it turned out to be. It’s the perfect action film for this generation, and if the trailers are any indication the sequel is going to follow in its footsteps. As much fun as it will be to sit in the theater and watch John Wick do his thing, the  [Read More…]

Alphabet’s Q3 2016 earnings show massive growth, income hits $5 billion

Other Bets continues to lose money as Google climbs higher.

Google’s parent company Alphabet released its Q3 2016 earnings, showing massive growth for a company of this size. Revenues for the quarter were $ 22.4 billion, which is up a staggering 20% from the year prior, and net income hit new highs surpassing the $ 5 billion mark for the quarter.

As expected, the main Google business provided all of the income and profit for  [Read More…]

ZTE ZMax Pro hits Metro PCS for just $99

ZTE today in New York City unveiled the ZMax Pro, which will land on Metro PCS in August. The 6-inch, 1080p phone sports a fingerprint scanner and comes in at a mere $ 99.

The first 5,000 people to pre-register will receive a free leather case along with the phone.

This one’s powered by a Snapdragon 617 processor and has a mere 2GB of RAM. The battery perhaps is the standout feature, weighing in at 3400 mAh.  [Read More…]