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Microsoft’s Your Phone service goes down, throwing up connection errors

Connection errors are currently plaguing the Your Phone service.

What you need to know Microsoft’s Your Phone app and service are down right now. Users may experience connection errors between their phone and the Your Phone app. Microsoft has acknowledged the issue and is working on a fix.

Updated August 26, 2019: The service issues seem have been resolved. Your Phone should be working as normal now.

If you’ve noticed the Your Phone app on your  [Read More…]

Throwing some fish around the market [#acpodcast]

Andrew Martonik and Alex Dobie ditch the rest of the crew and recover after a busy week of fish mongering and phone testing in Seattle. They talk all about the Samsung Galaxy S9, and the hot features coming in Android P. They also have the scoop on OnePlus 6, which includes a now familiar notch and glass back.

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Samsung Galaxy A8+ review: Throwing down the gauntlet

The Galaxy A8+ is Samsung’s most ambitious showing in the mid-range segment, but that may not be enough.

Samsung is in a tough spot in India. The South Korean manufacturer was virtually unchallenged in the country for the last five years, allowing it to build a commanding lead in the handset segment. The Note 7 was the only blip in an otherwise smooth-sailing ship, but with the device never actually making its debut in the country, Samsung  [Read More…]

OnePlus is throwing in a free rosewood case when you buy a OnePlus X

OnePlus is feeling a little generous with Valentine’s Day coming up, and to show it the company is offering a free rosewood case with all OnePlus X purchases. When purchasing the OnePlus X, all you have to do is add the rosewood case to your order and use coupon code XOXO to get the discount. OnePlus notes that this is a limited time offer while supplies last, so if you are interested in getting the free case  [Read More…]

Verizon and Motorola throwing Droid-focused event on October 27

Verizon and Motorola have just sent out invites to a press event where they will unveil the latest in its Droid lineup. The invite tagline reads, “Everything you expect from a phone will change”.

The event is scheduled for October 27 in New York City, and while there aren’t many hints on the invite itself it does say “Droids” in plural — multiple phones? Another shot at a Droid Tablet? Who knows, but we’ll find out for  [Read More…]

ASUS throwing a ‘Zensation’ event at Computex 2015

Computex 2015 is right around the corner and ASUS has begun inviting members of the press to its now traditional showcase event in its native Taiwan. Previous years have seen large numbers of product announcements covering both Android and Windows, phones, tablets, laptops, and combinations of the previous three.

LG’s throwing in a spare battery and cradle with a new G3

LG is trying to win over some G3 sales by offering a free back-up battery pack for anyone in the U.S. who picks up the handset at a major carrier or retail outlet. Just have your IMEI and proof of purchase handy (so long as your purchase was not before today), then head over to www.LGG3promo.com to redeem.

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Verizon throwing 4 day Galaxy Nexus giveaway starting today

Verizon throwing 4 day Galaxy Nexus giveaway starting today

The Samsung Galaxy Nexus is one of the most popular smartphones right now and is also one of the first to run Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. That being said, probably most of you have already  [Read More…]