Tag Archive: Mobile


Mint Mobile Buyer’s Guide (May 2019)

Most consumers are familiar with the big-name wireless carriers like Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint. Not nearly as many, though, are as well-versed when it comes to the topic of Mobile Virtual Network Operators (MVNO).

It might surprise you to know that companies such as MetroPCS, Boost Mobile, and Cricket Wireless operate on the T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T networks, respectively. These network operators license the towers and coverage from the tier-one providers and offer their own phones, rate plans, and  [Read More…]

France-based Wiko brings first phone to US market through Boost Mobile

French phone manufacturer Wiko on Tuesday announced it has begun selling its products in the US. Up first for the OEM is the Wiko Ride, an entry-level handset for prepaid buyers.

The Wiko Ride is a wallet-friendly phone that finds its home at Boost Mobile, a prepaid carrier under the Sprint umbrella. It’s an $ 80 device that gives consumers just enough to get going in the world of smartphones.

Powered by Android 9 Pie, the Wiki Ride features a  [Read More…]

Adobe’s mobile video editor Premiere Rush makes its debut on Android

Plans for Premiere Rush start at $ 9.99 for the standalone version.

What you need to know Adobe Premiere Rush is now available for Android devices. The video editor allows you to seamlessly transition between your mobile devices and computer for editing. There is a free trial but prices start at $ 9.99 per month.

Video creators, get ready to rejoice. Adobe Premiere Rush is finally available on Android! The video editor combines elements of Premiere Pro,  [Read More…]

Microsoft’s Your Phone app can now sync over mobile data

No Wi-Fi needed.

What you need to know The Your Phone app for Windows 10 can now sync texts, photos, and notifications over mobile data. It’s no longer necessary to connect to Wi-Fi to sync the Your Phone Companion app with your PC. Your Phone Companion also has a new icon, taking design cues from Microsoft’s new Office icons.

Microsoft this week pushed out a major update to the Your Phone Companion app for Android, adding the  [Read More…]

Call of Duty Mobile: Everything you need to know

It looks to be a fully-fledged Call of Duty experience.

Activision has given us a nice big data dump about its upcoming mobile game. Based on the smash hit franchise Call of Duty (CoD), this new game is supposed to be the multiplayer game we all know and love with the added benefit of mobile play.

In case you haven’t played video games in the last two decades, Call of Duty is a first-person shooter with a  [Read More…]

‘Minecraft Earth’ revealed: A look at Microsoft’s ambitious AR mobile game

We caught a glimpse at Microsoft’s upcoming AR game “Minecraft Earth” and came away stunned.

Augmented reality (AR) in mobile gaming has nowhere near reached its peak, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some major players out there. Most notably perhaps is Niantic, creators of Pokemon Go and now, Wizards Unite, based on the Harry Potter franchise. While Microsoft already has a massive presence in mobile gaming, indeed, with Minecraft itself, Redmond is exploring what comes next  [Read More…]

New Call of Duty: Mobile details reveal maps, modes, and more

There’s a lot of variety.

What you need to know Activision just released new Call of Duty: Mobile details. New fan-favorite modes and maps were announced. You can play as iconic characters like Alex Mason. A beta will take place this summer in certain regions.

Since smartphones because incredibly all those years ago, there have been numerous Call of Duty clones that haven’t lived up to the hype. Fans of the franchise have been clamoring a proper  [Read More…]

EA plans to bring Apex Legends to mobile devices

Only the latest battle royale to capitalize on mobile audiences.

During EA’s quarterly earnings call today, CFO Blake Jorgensen revealed that the company has plans to bring Apex Legends to mobile devices and eastern markets like China and South Korea.

“We’re in advanced negotiations to China and mobile,” he said, referencing Respawn Entertainment’s battle royale hit.

This should generate a huge increase in traffic to the over 50 million people already playing Apex Legends on console and  [Read More…]

Minecraft mobile AR game teased, full reveal coming May 17

Minecraft may be getting the Pokémon Go treatment.

Minecraft is one of the biggest games out there with a presence on virtually every platform, so it was only a matter of time before we saw it get the Pokémon Go treatment. At least, that was strongly hinted at in the tail-end of Microsoft’s Build 2019 keynote.

In a short video teaser, Microsoft showed a woman picking up a stranger’s phone left on a park bench. But when  [Read More…]

Up to half of Sony’s mobile division to lose their jobs by 2020

Sony Mobile is laying off up to half of its employees by 2020 and will focus on the East Asia and European markets.

It has been yet another disappointing year for Sony’s Mobile division with worldwide shipments expected to decline for the third straight year. Not only is that bad news for Sony, but also for its employees, as Sony looks to reduce costs by laying off up to half of its 4,000 workers in the mobile  [Read More…]