Tag Archive: Smartphone


Swiftkey announces world’s first smartphone keyboard powered by a neural network

Swiftkey, one of Androids most downloaded third-party keyboards, announced a major update today. After six years, the team at Swiftkey has rebuilt its language prediction engine using “neural networks.” The integration of the neural network platform means that the operation of Swiftkey’s keyboard will begin to mimic the human brain. The neural network will allow for

Unlocked smartphone owners in US should consider The People’s Operator

If you’re a US resident who owns an unlocked GSM phone, chances are good that you’ve considered multiple carriers for service. Or, perhaps you have hopped from one provider to another to save a few bucks. What with AT&T and T-Mobile and their respective MVNOs, there are plenty to choose from. I’d like to put another one

Huawei P9 Second Opinion: A well-rounded smartphone with a brilliant camera

The quick take

The latest flagship smartphone from Huawei, the P9, has a lot of things going for it in tandem to offer a great Android smartphone experience, along with arguably the best mobile photography credibility a smartphone has offered yet.

The Good Brilliant camera Excellent fingerprint sensor Good display Elegant design and build quality The Bad Not cheap EMUI is overwhelming Occasional lags Single SIM only

Huawei P9 Full Review

Huawei does a  [Read More…]

Smartphone Showdown: Moto Z Play vs. Moto Z Force Droid

In a special event in June, Motorola announced the new Moto Z Play to the world. Today, we finally get to see this new addition to the Android market. In this and another article, we’re putting the Moto Z Play head-to-head against the Moto Z Force and Moto Z Droid. Moto Z Force Droid Edition Display: 5.5-inch,

Smartphone Showdown: Moto Z Play vs. Moto Z Droid

In a special event in June, Motorola announced the new Moto Z Play to the world. Today, we finally get to see this new addition to the Android market. In this and another article, we’re putting the Moto Z Play head-to-head against the Moto Z Force and Moto Z Droid. Moto Z Droid Display: 5.5-inch AMOLED,

Buying the best smartphone power pack – MrMobile explains

Proclaiming one external battery charger to be the “best power pack” for all people is a daunting challenge – and it misses the point.

The reality is that, as with smartphones, different power banks work well for different users. But I’ve collected between twenty and thirty external battery pack accessories in my time reviewing technology, and I’ve found that the secret to making the search a little less daunting is to focus on three key areas: safety, capacity, and  [Read More…]

Cricket brings on the LG X power: A budget priced smartphone with two day battery life

Cricket Wireless, a prepaid wireless carrier in the US, will be offering its users the LG X power smartphone starting August 26th. LG is known for its flagship phones like the G5 and LG V10, but it also makes a wide variety of budget and mid-range priced devices as well. The LG X power caters

Today’s best tech bargains: Blu R1 smartphone $50, headphones, chargers, and more

Chargers, car chargers, and car mounts are all on sale now. Make sure you pick up a car mount at a very minimum to help improve your safety while you drive and to eliminate any chances of getting a ticket while driving and using a smartphone. One of my favorite third party accessories is from

Get this universal 3-in-1 lens kit for enhancing your smartphone pictures for just $12

While phone cameras have improved tremendously over the past few years, most notably the Samsung Galaxy S7, their miniature size limits the photos you can take. Traditional cameras have much larger lenses for allowing in more light and wider angles allowing for better and fuller pictures. Today’s AndroidGuys deal of the day is a 3-in-1

Today’s best tech deals: LG Android smartphone $30, $10 smartphone lens adapter for fisheye pics

Happy Friday! There are quite a few great deals to be had today and most run through the weekend as well. Amazon is running a sweet sale on the LG Destiny Android smartphone with triple minutes for just $ 29.99. This is great as an emergency or backup phone. J&L wireless headphones are an absolute bargain