Tag Archive: Week


Recharge your devices with BauBax’s wireless charging apparel (Kickstarter campaign of the week)

BauBax is a Seattle based startup that gained fame with the World’s Best Travel Jacket. The World’s Best Travel Jacket was a crowdfunding project that raised over $ 9M with almost 50k backers, and it was one of Kickstarter’s most succesful projects ever. We typically don’t cover crowdfunding projects, but with BauBax’s past success, we have another project for you

India’s $4 smartphone will start shipping later this week

Earlier this year, India’s Ringing Bells caused quite a stir when it announced that it would be coming out with a smartphone for the equivalent of $ 4 (₹251). After allegations of fraud, which led to an investigation by the government, the company is finally ready to ship the handset. Ringing Bells founder and CEO Mohit Goel has announced that over 200,000 units of the Freedom 251 will start going out to pre-ordered customers from June 30.

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AC editors’ apps of the week: WiFiMapper, Atomas, OneBusAway and more

It’s Appday Sunday and that means we’re back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can give them a  [Read More…]

AC editors’ apps of the week: Storm, Within, Infinity Loop and more

It’s Appday Sunday and that means we’re back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can give them a  [Read More…]

AC editors’ apps of the week: Yummly, NappingPolar, Zumper and more

It’s Appday Sunday and that means we’re back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can give them a  [Read More…]

AC editors’ apps of the week: Giphy, Toolwiz Photos, Sky Force Reloaded, Flipp and more

It’s Appday Sunday and that means we’re back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can give them a  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Quick hits for a super-busy week

It’s a working weekend, and we’ve got a busy week ahead. So I’ll keep things short this week with some more quick hits. Here are a few things worth talking about:

On Thursday we’ll be in San Francisco for Lenovo’s TechWorld event. Look for loads of live coverage of, probably, this. And maybe some other things. We’ve got a new dedicated home for all things virtual reality! And Russell’s the perfect person to run it. We’ll  [Read More…]

AC editors’ apps of the week: MLB Ballpark, My Disney Experience, Lumi News and more

It’s Appday Sunday and that means we’re back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can give them a  [Read More…]

Follow us this week at Google I/O!

Where to follow your favorite Mobile Nations personalities on social media during Google I/O.

And so it begins. Google I/O, the annual developer conference that showcases the best of what’s to come (and what’s currently being used) from the world of Google. That means Android. That means Chrome. That means apps and services and devices and products and cars and — well, that’s a ton of stuff going on. This is, first and foremost, a developer  [Read More…]

[Rumor] Note 6 scheduled for the week of August 15

Samsung may be releasing its next flagship during the week of August 15 according to Evan Blass, better known as @evleaks on Twitter. As with all rumors, take this with a grain of salt, but this is actually quite possible. Last year’s Note 5 joined us on August 21st, 2015. This was quite surprising considering