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  • Come talk about Motorola's latest phones in the Android Central Forums!

    2 August 2015, 9:56 pm by: Andrew Martonik

    We've all had a handful of days to digest the big announcements from Motorola, and as we're all waiting for the Moto X Style and Moto X Play to hit stores — and maybe play with a Moto G 2015 while we wait — there's a lot to talk about. We've already given…
  • Weekly poll results: Motorola did it better

    2 August 2015, 8:26 pm by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    Last week we asked what people thought about the two "big" events in the Android world of the week — the OnePlus 2 announcement, and Motorola showing us the Moto X Style (or Pure, or something) and the Moto X Play. Most of us paid close attention to both,…
  • Best Android gadgets of the week: Moto Surround, Amazon Dash Button, and more!

    2 August 2015, 7:34 pm by: Simon Sage

    This weekend we're rounding up the best new Android accessories to hit the market again. Amazon pulled the trigger on the public launch of their incredibly convenient shopping button, while Motorola offered up two new pairs of headphones. There's plenty more,…
  • From the New Guy's Desk: inside baseball and the OnePlus Two

    2 August 2015, 7:01 pm by: Russell Holly

    There's no shortage of opinion to be found right now on OnePlus as a company, or the viability of its recently announced and entirely overhyped smartphone, but I'm going to steal a moment of your time to talk about something the company did really well. In…
  • AC editors' apps of the week: Angry Birds 2, Amtrak, Ticketmaster and more

    2 August 2015, 5:42 pm by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    Our weekly app picks 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…
  • The ZTE Axon Pro is now on sale at Amazon, NewEgg and others for $449

    2 August 2015, 4:06 pm by: John Callaham

    ZTE began taking pre-orders on its own for its latest smartphone, the ZTE Axon Pro, in mid-July. Now the phone is available from other online retailers, including Amazon, NewEgg and eBay. All three are selling the smartphone unlocked for $449.98.
  • Audiobooks.com brings its disappointing app to Android Auto

    2 August 2015, 2:44 pm by: Phil Nickinson

    We're not quite sure how Android Auto launched without an app for audiobooks, but such is the case. That's changed now that Audiobooks.com has added support. But the experience ... is not great.
  • In pictures: Two generations of Moto G

    2 August 2015, 12:07 pm by: Phil Nickinson

    In addition to some updated specs, the 2015 Moto G has a bit of a new look to it. If you were a bit bored by last year's matte black finish (and ignored the fact that there were other shells you could purchase), well, things are looking up this time around.…
  • Grab a skin case for HTC One M9 today — only $3.95

    2 August 2015, 10:06 am by: ShopAndroid.com

    Sport simple protection against impacts without the unnecessary bulk with this Amzer TPU Case for the HTC One M9. The smooth matte finish is surrounded by a glossy edging that enhances overall grip. Grab one today and save 60% off the normal price!
  • From the Editor's Desk: The best $200 you'll spend ...

    2 August 2015, 9:59 am by: Phil Nickinson

    In hindsight, it's not all that surprising that the new Moto G is as good at it is. Motorola's gotten really good at the mid-range phone. Better than anyone else, I'd argue. And it's not surprising because Motorola told us a long time ago what its game plan…
  • Weekend fun: 10 sounds from old versions of Android

    1 August 2015, 6:28 pm by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    I was fooling around in my Google Drive the other night, and came across a really cool find. I have a folder with a bunch of old ringtones and notification sounds from Froyo and Gingerbread just sitting there, waiting for me to get all nostalgic and use them.…
  • Mobile Nations Weekly: Moto X, Windows 10, Teslas, and more!

    1 August 2015, 5:29 pm by: Derek Kessler

    Welcome to Mobile Nations Weekly: your window into the week in mobile tech and life. You can expect this to hit every week: the latest and greatest from the past week in technology and mobile life from across Android Central, Connectedly, CrackBerry, iMore,…
  • CHOETECH 15600mAh Dual-USB Quick Charge power bank

    1 August 2015, 4:25 pm by: Brent Zaniewski

    Feed the need for Quick Charge speeds. Weighing in at 12.5oz, this power bank is solid in design, featuring a glossy black finish that's a real stickler for fingerprints. You'll find the power button on the top, along with a series of LED lights that provide…
  • Windows 10 and the Android SDK tools: No big changes

    1 August 2015, 3:08 pm by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    If you're one of the people who rushed to upgrade to Windows 10, you'll be happy to know that the Android tools in the SDK work just as they did before.
  • What are you looking for from a 'smart' thermostat?

    1 August 2015, 1:51 pm by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    The Internet of Living Rooms is a thing. We point to the very popular, very pricey and potentially cool smart thermostat market to see how it's beginning. Environmental control is a natural place for smart and connected devices to be. Ever since the middle of…
  • These Galaxy S6 kickstand cases are only $4.95 today

    1 August 2015, 10:00 am by: ShopAndroid.com

    Featuring a completely textured shell that's easy to grip, the Amzer Snap On Case keeps your Galaxy S6 safe against minor impacts while sporting a fold-out kickstand for convenient viewing. Get yours in black or white today and save over 60%
  • Possible Samsung Galaxy Note 5 specs leak out

    1 August 2015, 9:37 am by: Joseph Keller

    To go along with the recent leak of possible Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 edge+ press renders, it seems that we now might have an idea what's inside one of those devices. The specifications for the Galaxy Note 5 have reportedly appeared, courtesy of notable…
  • In pictures: The Moto X Style (aka Pure Edition)

    1 August 2015, 8:57 am by: Phil Nickinson

    It doesn't matter what you call it — Moto X Style, Moto X Pure Edition ... whatever — this is the new hotness for 2015 from Motorola. You've read our preview. You've watched the video. On this fine Saturday morning, let's just enjoy this upcoming phone…
  • Possible Galaxy Note 5 and S6 edge+ press renders leak ahead of announcement

    31 July 2015, 9:56 pm by: Dan Thorp-Lancaster

    We've had not shortage of leaked pictures of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+ to ogle at over the past several weeks. However, a new shot has surfaced of what looks to be an official press render of each device side-by-side.
  • Sony is shutting down its online store on August 28

    31 July 2015, 9:37 pm by: Dan Thorp-Lancaster

    If you regularly buy direct from Sony on its online store, you may want to look into another outlet to get its products. Sony announced today that it will be shutting down its online shop on August 28.

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