Tag Archive: Smartphone


Caterpillar’s rugged CAT 31 smartphone is up for grabs in the US for $329.99

Announced back at IFA 2017 in Berlin, the rugged CAT 31 smartphone by Caterpillar is now available for purchase in the US. Interested parties can grab the sturdy device from the company’s official webshop for $ 329.99 a pop. The Cat S31 might not be pretty to look at, but it’s a robust device which can […]

Get free shipping on Amazon stocking stuffers under $10, including smartphone cases, watches, and more

Fill up those stockings.

Amazon has a huge selection of potential stocking stuffers on sale. All of these items are $ 10 or less and come with free shipping for all.

Here’s a few of the ones we liked:

Dunder Mifflin T-Shirt from The Office for $ 8.49 Classic Ghostbusters T-Shirt for $ 10 Sock Shop Men’s Santa’s Elf Socks for $ 6.25 Forum Novelties Women’s Adult Christmas Socks for $ 8.49 Christmas Tree Coil spring hat  [Read More…]

Synaptics announces world’s first in-display fingerprint sensor, launching with ‘top 5’ smartphone OEM

Bezels are about to get smaller, and buttons are about to start going away.

One of the leading biometrics technology companies, Synaptics, has announced a big breakthrough in phone authentication: in-display fingerprint sensors. The new “Clear ID FS9500” (catchy name) fingerprint sensor is designed for smartphones with near-bezel-free displays, and provides fingerprint authentication on demand completely within the display panel itself.

The Clear ID FS9500 sensor offers the same type of one-touch authentication we know today, but  [Read More…]

Soon you’ll be able to watch NFL games on your smartphone regardless of carrier

Verizon on Monday announced a game-changing partnership with the NFL which will bring football games on smartphones regardless of carrier. So far, Big Red has held the exclusive rights to mobile streaming of live NFL events, but all that will change starting January. Come next month, anyone with a smartphone will be able to watch […]

“Ultra Pixel” could be the third Google Pixel smartphone in store for October 4

We’ve seen that Google has the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL in store for the company’s October 4th unveiling, and these phone monikers match their first-gen. counterparts from last Fall. Rumors about a third smartphone swirled earlier this year, particularly about a device codenamed “Taimen” that would sport a larger display than either the […]

ZTE’s upcoming Axon Multy foldable smartphone smiles for the camera

Remember we told you ZTE was gearing up to introduce a foldable smartphone? Well, the handset in question leaked this week giving us a glimpse of what to expect in the near future. With rumors of Samsung’s foldable smartphone nearing launch, it now appears that ZTE will beat the Korean tech giant to the punch […]

This is our first look at the ZTE Axon M foldable smartphone

ZTE will be releasing a dual-display phone in the coming months.

Since the launch of the first iPhone, smartphones have looked mostly the same. Sure, we have smaller bezels and modular attachments, but phones themselves still use the same touchscreen slate form factor. It looks like ZTE will be trying to mix that up soon.

Android Authority shared images of the upcoming phone, which will use a foldable form factor not seen since the days of  [Read More…]

This $12 universal dash smartphone clip mount keeps you safe and legal (Deal of the Day)

Keep your eyes on the road without having to sacrifice your navigation with this universal smartphone clip. This holder clips onto your dashboard and allows you to adjust your phone’s angle for your best view.

OnePlus 5 vs Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact (Smartphone Showdown)

On the market for an affordable flagship device? Well, the OnePlus 5 or “flagship killer” would be the obvious choice here, but Sony recently unveiled a pretty interesting handset too. The Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact bring some pretty worthy specs to the table, but cuts some corners in order to remain affordable. Below we compare […]

ZTE could beat Samsung to the foldable smartphone

We recently reported that Samsung was working on a foldable smartphone. The Galaxy X just went through certification in South Korea that signals the device could be ready to launch, but Samsung may not be the first to launch a foldable smartphone. According to VentureBeat, ZTE is working on a dual-screen phone with AT&T that would […]