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Selling a phone? Do these things first

The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Google Pixel 3A are two incredible devices on the opposite end of the spectrum and each appeals to a different customer base. If you’re in the market to upgrade to one of these phones, or any of the others floating around, you might be wondering what to do with your old one.

An important factor in your decision might be how much you can get for your current device. It’s a lot easier to  [Read More…]

TomTop selling Huawei Honor Band 5 at just $32.99

We’re in the dog days of summer and that means hot weather, and hot deals. The back-to-school season is rife with buying opportunities and chances to save big. Outside of Black Friday and the holidays, it’s about the best time to pick up new gear.

Online retailer Tomtop, as it is often wont to do, has a whole host of sales with instant savings. With tons of things to choose from, we’re highlighting just two of them today: a wearable  [Read More…]

HTC stops selling its phones in the UK over patent dispute with IPCom

HTC has been accused of displaying disregard for the law by IPCom.

What you need to know HTC has stopped selling its phones in the UK due to an ongoing patent dispute with IPCom. All HTC products on the company’s online store are listed as “out of stock” currently. Amazon, however, is yet to pull HTC phones from sale in the UK.

Struggling Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC has temporarily stopped selling phones via its online store in  [Read More…]

Oculus Quest devices are selling as fast as Facebook can make them

The Oculus Quest is selling so well that Facebook has a hard time keeping them in stock.

What you need to know The Oculus Quest is selling well, according to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. The standalone headset has earned positive reviews from several outlets. Orders for the Oculus Quest are often delayed due to stock shortages.

The Oculus Quest is performing well according to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg. In the Facebook Q2 2019 Earnings call, Zuckerberg stated  [Read More…]

The Pixel 3a is the best selling unlocked phone on Amazon in the U.S.

The second most popular is the Samsung Galaxy A10.

What you need to know The Pixel 3a is the best selling unlocked phone on Amazon in America. Other brands in the top ten include Samsung, BLU, Xiaomi, and renewed Apple phones. Sales for flagships have been declining while sales for entry-level and mid-range phones have been steady.

Google appears to have a hit on its hands, that’s if the Amazon store ranking is anything to go by.  [Read More…]

Selling a phone? Here’s what you need to do [PODCAST]

The Samsung Galaxy S10 and forthcoming OnePlus 7 Pro are all beautiful new devices that beg for our attention and money. You wouldn’t be alone if you planned to pick one of these phones up this summer.

If you’re like us, you’ve already owned a number of smartphones over the last few years. What are you doing with your old devices? If you’re trading them in, that’s one thing. But, if not, you’ll probably be looking to get rid of them  [Read More…]

U.S. carriers face class action lawsuit for selling your location data

The lawsuit covers over 150 million affected individuals.

Last Thursday, lawyers from Z LAW filed lawsuits against AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and Verizon for selling the location data of its customers.

The lawsuit comes after investigations from the past year made by Motherboard and the New York Times that showed third parties were able to purchase real-time location data of customers from the big four U.S. carriers.

The lawsuit focuses on all four carriers for making your location  [Read More…]

Boost Mobile selling Moto G7 Play for as low as $50

Boost Mobile this week began selling the Motorola Moto G7 Play to customers both online and in stores around the country.

New customers who purchase the latest phone from Motorola, and who sign up for an unlimited plan of $ 50 or higher, receive the device for $ 50. Outright, the phone cost $ 150.

Powered by Android 9 Pie, the Moto G7 Play features a 5.7-inch display and 13-megapixel rear camera. Internally, the Qualcomm Snapdragon 632 processor is paired  [Read More…]

T-Mobile might start selling the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3a

Verizon’s exclusivity could be coming to an end.

Starting with the first Pixel in 2016 and continuing with the Pixel 3 series last year, Google’s smartphones have been sold exclusively on Verizon (and Google Fi if you want to count that) in the United States. Thankfully, it looks like that exclusivity may finally be coming to an end.

Per sources from 9to5Google and Android Police, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will soon be sold on  [Read More…]

Your carrier is still selling your location data to the wrong people

Nothing you can do can prevent your carrier from selling your live location data for the right price. And that price is a lot cheaper than you might think.

Your location is worth about $ 300, according to an in-depth study by Motherboard.

The website followed a tip and after a convoluted series of events and $ 300 changing hands, it was able to correctly pinpoint a phone’s location without asking for any consent, because carriers are  [Read More…]