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Samsung is looking to bring new features to midrange phones first

Samsung makes a big splash every year with their top two phones from the S and Note series. However, these are generally expensive and not in everyone’s price range. Many consumers turn to midrange phones looking for a good compromise on specs and price.

While Samsung offers a variety of midrange phones they are feeling the pressure from Chinese brands as they increase their sales each year. Companies such as Huawei, Oppo, Vivo, and Xiaomi often offer better bargains in  [Read More…]

Verizon will launch 5G in Houston this year, looking to Google as live TV provider

5G is getting really real. The spec is complete, the phones are coming, and Verizon, the largest mobile provider in the U.S., has announced that in addition to Los Angeles and Sacramento, it will launch 5G residential broadband service in Houston by the end of 2018.

Verizon made the announcement as part of its second-quarter earnings, where it said it amassed 531,000 new subscribers, including 199,000 mobile phone users, and said that growth, profitability, and revenue were all solid and  [Read More…]

Honor 7S review: good looking, but so very slow

We’ve noticed an interesting trend in smartphones over the last few years. The gap between the best and the worst has gotten increasingly smaller. So in today’s market, the advantages of a more expensive phone are less distinct than ever.

So even if you appreciate high-end builds and having the latest features, you’d be advised to think twice before spending an arm and a leg on the latest and greatest.

Should you mind the new wave of budget handsets?

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Google looking at massive EU fine, possible changes to Android

Google is facing possible record-breaking fines from European regulators over its Android policies. This stems from the practice of Google requiring their search engine and apps to be bundled with Android phones. Without bundling these apps and using Google as the default search option your phone would lose access to the coveted Play Store.

It is because of this policy, that the European Union (EU) competition chief Margrethe Vestager is expected to impose a fine on Google that could reach into  [Read More…]

Looking for a new game to play? Check out these new Indie game highlights

Looking for the latest mobile gaming addiction? Have you considered trying out an indie game? Independent game studios develop some of the most unique and fun games you can hope to find out there. So we’ve put together a list of new indie games that are worth checking out when you have the time.

From casual puzzlers to startlingly deep storytelling games, you’ll surely be able to find something to munch on.

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Keep that yard looking sharp with Amazon’s one-day sale on string trimmers

Get the right tools for the right job.

This Amazon Gold Box sale features a variety of Greenworks and Powerworks string trimmers, trimmer line, and attachments. All of these products are going for low prices, and you’ve got a variety of things to choose from.

Start with one of the trimmers. The Greenworks 14-inch cordless string trimmer is down to $ 70.05 for this sale. This is a match for its lowest price ever, one it has  [Read More…]

Google looking to rebrand Android Wear into Wear OS?

Not so long ago, Google rebranded its Android Pay service to Google Pay in an attempt to homogenize its mobile payment solutions. Well, it seems that the search giant might be looking to give its wearable operating system, Android Wear a makeover too. According to the evidence made available by a user on Reddit, Android […]

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Motorola reportedly cancels the Moto X5, looking to scale down Moto Mods efforts

Were you looking forward to the successor of last year’s Moto X4? Unfortunately, we have some bad news to share with you. There’s probably not going to be an Moto X5 this year. A source talking to the Android Police revealed that on top of laying off part of its Chicago team, Motorola also canceled […]

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Join our team! We’re looking for app and game reviewers

We’re looking to expand our team with a few staff members dedicated to app and game reviews. If you’re interested in some part-time blogging in the Android space, read on to learn how to apply.

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Charge up your phone with a sophisticated looking marble wireless Qi charger

Toss out the cable and get rid of your old, ugly, black charger. The Takieso marble charger works with all Qi-ready phones, including the Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note 8, and many others. Wireless charging for the win!

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