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  • Yahoo Aviate app updated with new search features and more

    22 December 2014, 1:33 pm by: John Callaham

    The Yahoo Aviate launcher for Android got updated today in the Google Play Store with a number of new features, chief among theme some new search fuctions that should make it easy to search for things directly on a smartphone homescreen.
  • ASUS ZenWatch now available in UK through Currys PC World for £199

    22 December 2014, 1:12 pm by: Joseph Keller

    The ASUS ZenWatch is now on sale in the UK through Currys PC World. The Android Wear device is available for £199.99.
  • Several games have deep holiday price cuts in the Google Play Store

    22 December 2014, 12:34 pm by: John Callaham

    It's not unusual to see price cuts on apps and games in the Google Play Store, but it looks like a bunch of popular games have some deeper than normal reductions from now until the end of the current holiday season:
  • Google shows off first 'complete prototype' for its self-driving car project

    22 December 2014, 12:21 pm by: John Callaham

    Google has been working on its self-driving car project for some time but today the company revealed the first image of what it calls its "first complete prototype for fully autonomous driving."
  • HP quietly begins selling new 14-inch touchscreen Chromebook for $439

    22 December 2014, 11:33 am by: John Callaham

    A few months after HP announced plans to sell an 11-inch and a 14-inch Chromebook in October, the PC maker has quietly begun selling a higher-end version of the HP Chromebook 14 with a touchscreen for $439.99.
  • 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

    22 December 2014, 10:59 am by: Derek Kessler

    Holiday shopping can be tough, we know. Finding the best gift for your loved ones can be a pain, but we're here to help. This is the Mobile Nations 2014 Holiday Gift Guide so we can help you find the perfect gift for every name on your list. And this doesn't…
  • Get this protective Samsung Galaxy Note 4 hard case with kickstand on sale today for just $8.95!

    22 December 2014, 9:36 am by: Brent Zaniewski

    Made from a smooth and durable polycarbonate, this Galaxy Note 4 Snap On Case provides excellent drop protection thanks to the thick edging and impact resistant shell. The back features a custom patterned texture that gives you an enhanced grip around your…
  • Amazon announces festive holiday discounts on a variety of apps and media

    22 December 2014, 9:34 am by: Joseph Keller

    Amazon has announced a number of holiday discounts on apps, music, movies, and more. Many of the sales run through the end of December, with some content available at steep discounts.
  • All of Amazon's Fire HDX 8.9 tablets are 30 percent off for today only

    22 December 2014, 8:24 am by: John Callaham

    Amazon apparently wants to sell a bunch of its Fire HDX 8.9 tablets a few days before Christmas. The retailer has cut the price of all of the models for the 8.9-inch Android tablet down by 30% for today only.
  • Qualcomm completes LTE Category 9 Carrier Aggregation testing with EE

    22 December 2014, 7:30 am by: Rich Edmonds

    Qualcomm today announced the company has completed inter-company interoperability testing of LTE Category 9 with Huawei and UK mobile network EE. Using the Snapdragon 810 processor, Qualcomm utilized Huawei's commercial infrastructure solution to connect…
  • Walt Disney World starts accepting Google Wallet

    22 December 2014, 4:53 am by: Harish Jonnalagadda

    Disney announced that it would bring contactless payments to its resorts before Christmas, and is now rolling out the feature this week. Visitors heading to Walt Disney World will now be able to pay using Google Wallet.
  • Google expands Android One to Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka

    22 December 2014, 3:19 am by: Harish Jonnalagadda

    After launching the Android One initiative earlier this year in India, Google has announced that the program is being expanded to cover Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka. The Android One devices are expected to go on sale in these countries over the coming…
  • LG launches LTE variant of G Pad 8.0 in South Korea

    21 December 2014, 10:14 pm by: Dan Thorp-Lancaster

    LG may have launched the LTE version of its G Pad 8.0 tablet earlier this year, but it looks like it's taken the Korean giant until now to roll it out in its domestic market. LG has announced today that the G Pad 8.0 LTE is now available for purchase in South…
  • Asus ZenFone teaser shows off dual camera setup

    21 December 2014, 9:27 pm by: Dan Thorp-Lancaster

    CES is right around the corner, folks, and that means we're sure to see some fancy new offerings from our favorite brands relatively soon. Jumping ahead of the action today was Asus, which ran a teaser on its Facebook page for a new ZenFone that appears to be…
  • AC editors' apps of the week: Parkopedia, Bluetooth Auto Connect, Aftership and more

    21 December 2014, 4:07 pm by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    See the apps we recommend this week Sunday is app day here at AC. We look back at the apps we found ourselves using this week, and each of us pick out one that we want to recommend. Sometimes, the apps are boring utilities that work really well, sometimes they…
  • Leaked screenshots show Lollipop + Sense on HTC One M8

    21 December 2014, 2:28 pm by: Joseph Keller

    New details have surfaced of what Android 5.0 Lollipop and Sense 6.0 will look like together. Screenshots revealed by persistent HTC leaker LlabTooFeR have revealed Android 5.0.1 and HTC Sense 6.0 running on the HTC One M8. The software still looks like HTC…
  • From the Editor's Desk: Galaxy Notes everywhere

    21 December 2014, 9:00 am by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    The Galaxy Note has moved out of its niche Phil is spending some much-deserved holiday time away from his desk this weekend, so you're stuck with me. He'll be back with more weekly punditry next Sunday. In the meantime ... I had a very interesting day this…
  • Nexus 9 case roundup

    20 December 2014, 5:50 pm by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    Keep that Nexus 9 covered When a new Android tablet like the Nexus 9 arrives, third-party cases soon follow. The folks at our store are working out exactly what we're going to carry for the Nexus 9, but we know two things about early adopters who already have…
  • T-Mobile rolls out a software update for its HTC One M7

    20 December 2014, 3:36 pm by: John Callaham

    T-Mobile owners of the HTC One M7 smartphone could start seeing a small software update for their device over the next few days or weeks. The download will bring the version number up to 6.10.531.10.
  • Verizon's LG G Pad 8.3 tablet gets a minor software update

    20 December 2014, 1:43 pm by: John Callaham

    Verizon Wireless is currently rolling out a small software update for its version of the LG G Pad 8.3 tablet. It won't update the device to Android 5.0 Lollipop but it does address a few minor issues with the tablet.

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