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  • Acer Chromebook 13 review

    1 October 2014, 11:44 am by: Andrew Martonik

    A step in the right direction for ARM Chromebooks, and one we can actually recommend I've made it no secret that I'm not a fan of ARM-powered Chromebooks. With their low performance and compromised battery life, ARM Chromebooks from a variety of manufacturers…
  • Top Android device, accessory, and app deals for October 1

    1 October 2014, 10:33 am by: Simon Sage

    We've dug up some solid deals on apps, accessories, smartphones, and tablets. If there's something you've been wanting to get your hands on, check out the list below. As always, if you find any sales out out there that aren't listed, let us know in the…
  • Sony Xperia Z3 heading to Canada starting on October 31

    1 October 2014, 10:09 am by: Rich Edmonds

    Sony has today announced plans to launch the Xperia Z3 in Canada on October 31, with support from Bell, MTS, Rogers, SaskTel, TELUS and WIND Mobile. Should folk wish to purchase the new flagship smartphone without heading down to their local carrier store,…
  • Sprint doubles data on high-end plans for families and businesses

    1 October 2014, 9:52 am by: Joseph Keller

    Sprint has announced that, starting today, they are offering "double the data" on high-end data plans compared to AT&T and Verizon. Sprint's 32GB, 40GB, and 60GB Family Share Pack plans will now offer 60GB, 80GB, and 100GB at no extra cost. Customers must sign…
  • Get this reinforced skin case for your Galaxy S5 Active for 40% off today!

    1 October 2014, 9:47 am by: Brent Zaniewski

    Sport a 3 dimensional look and brushed aluminum finish with the Rise Case from Body Glove. This durable gel case features reinforced corners for excellent impact protection, a horizontal raised pattern of the back which enhances grip and leaves access to your…
  • Samsung sheds more light on when the Galaxy Note 4 is launching in your country

    1 October 2014, 9:46 am by: Harish Jonnalagadda

    After announcing its intentions to launch the Galaxy Note 4 in over 140 countries by the end of October, Samsung is offering up more details on when the device will be available in countries across the globe.
  • Pebble and Pebble Steel now available for purchase in the UK

    1 October 2014, 7:36 am by: Rich Edmonds

    The popular smartwatch has skimmed its way to UK shores. Both the Pebble and Pebble Steel are now available for purchase without having to pay out to cover import fees (thanks to stock shipping from within the EU). Consumers are able to pick up their own…
  • LG brings LTE to the budget segment with the F60

    1 October 2014, 6:30 am by: Harish Jonnalagadda

    Budget handsets are miles better from what they used to be thanks to devices like the Moto G, although one factor they can do better is in terms of connectivity. LG is looking to remedy that with the launch of the F60, an LTE-enabled smartphone for budget…
  • Moto X 2014 available in the UK, limited supply shipping from Unlocked Mobiles

    1 October 2014, 5:47 am by: Rich Edmonds

    Unlocked Mobiles has confirmed with us today that the UK retailer has the Moto X 2014 currently in stock, but supply is limited. Should you be looking to get your hands on an unlocked version of the new smartphone, this may well be your opportunity to grab one…
  • Vodafone makes the Smart 4 turbo and Smart 4 power more affordable

    1 October 2014, 5:07 am by: Rich Edmonds

    Vodafone has cut the pricing for both the Smart 4 power (pictured above) and Smart 4 turbo, placing both smartphones on more affordable plans. You can now pick up the former on plans from £18 a month (was £22.50) and the Smart 4 turbo starts from £14 (was…
  • EE upgrades a further 18 towns in the UK to blinding 4G speeds

    1 October 2014, 4:11 am by: Rich Edmonds

    EE today announced the mobile network has launched 4G in 18 new towns across the UK, including Sandhurst. This takes the total number of major towns and cities with LTE connectivity through the company to 281 – reported to be over 75 percent of the UK…
  • Hands-on with the rugged Cat S50

    30 September 2014, 10:00 pm by: Mark Guim

    Cat Phones has announced their S50 model earlier this month. It's a rugged LTE smartphone designed specifically to be used outdoors and in challenging environments. It's waterproof, scratch-resistant, dustproof and can withstand more than just a few bumps and…
  • New Google+ 'PG-13' feature allows you to restrict posts from minors or readers in foreign lands

    30 September 2014, 7:39 pm by: Chuong H Nguyen

    A new feature has just launched for Google's social networking service Google+ that allows you to restrict your posts based on your audience's age or location. This way, you can set filters for the content you create to make sure it's not viewable by children,…
  • How to 'hack' Tinder in under two minutes so you can browse for matches anywhere in the world

    30 September 2014, 6:17 pm by: Cage Michaels

    This is how you fake the GPS Location on your phone to tell Tinder you're somewhere else! Tinder should really be spelled T - R - O - U - B - L - E because one of these days that's what this popular dating app is going to get me into! I love Tinder. I can't…
  • Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8 versus iPhone 6 camera shootout!

    30 September 2014, 5:06 pm by: Richard Devine

    Increasingly the camera on a smartphone figures into a buying purchase. The iPhone 6 is the new kid on the block but here in the Android space we've got plenty of competition. Our pals at iMore have put two of the big Android devices of this year, the Samsung…
  • Path Talk will call local businesses so you don't have to

    30 September 2014, 4:00 pm by: Simon Sage

    Path Talk has launched a new feature called Places, where you can find a local business within the social networking app, and you can send an instant message to that business. That message actually goes to a Path Agent who will call on your behalf and do stuff…
  • Huawei Ascend Mate 7 review

    30 September 2014, 3:19 pm by: Richard Devine

    Huawei is back with another crack at the oversized smartphone, and it might be the Chinese manufacturer's best device yet Huawei has been stepping up its game of late, with modern Android devices that are significantly better than its earlier offerings. The…
  • Moto 360 back in stock at Motorola online store

    30 September 2014, 1:51 pm by: Simon Sage

    Anyone who missed out on getting the Moto 360 before the online store ran out of stock should check again. Motorola has tweeted out that they've got a fresh batch available, but who knows how long that will last?
  • More update goodness for the NVIDIA Shield Tablet is inbound

    30 September 2014, 1:47 pm by: Jerry Hildenbrand

    NVIDIA is sending out another update for the Shield Tablet today. This time around, you can expect some bug fixing, and some enhancements to network software and the Shield Hub software. The official changelog is below.
  • Huge Pebble update brings activity and sleep tracking, price dropped to just $99

    30 September 2014, 1:00 pm by: Adam Zeis

    The good folks at Pebble today are kicking things up a notch with a new software update that allows for full activity tracking and sleep monitoring for all Pebble watches. No longer will you need your Pebble on one wrist and a fitness band on the other —…
  • Google goes back to school with Drive for Education

    30 September 2014, 12:37 pm by: John Callaham

    Google will offer an unlimited amount of Google Drive cloud storage space for free for all of its Google Apps for Education customers as part of a new program called Drive for Education.
  • Fleksy comes to Amazon, Samsung app stores with major update

    30 September 2014, 12:02 pm by: Ara Wagoner

    Popular third-party keyboard Fleksy is rolling out a major update, and it's coming to two new store fresh off the heels of its iOS launch. The app will be coming to the Amazon Appstore and the Samsung App Store, and both the Fleksy keyboard and the Fleksy…
  • Hands-on with Alcatel OneTouch Pop Mega LTE for Straight Talk

    30 September 2014, 11:57 am by: Mark Guim

    Alcatel OneTouch will have three devices heading to Straight Talk soon. The Pop Mega LTE is one of them and we played with it for a bit last night in New York. It features a 6-inch qHD display, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, a long-lasting 3400mAh battery,…
  • LG G3 coming to U.S. Cellular in October

    30 September 2014, 11:35 am by: Simon Sage

    LG's well-loved G3 will be gracing U.S. Cellular shelves next month for as low as $0 down on an installment plan. Specifics on pricing beyond that or any set dates aren't available just yet. Those who go in on the G3 will be eligible for U.S. Cellular's…
  • Galaxy Note 4 screen gap 'a necessary manufacturing feature,' says manual

    30 September 2014, 10:33 am by: Alex Dobie

    Issue acknowledged in Note 4 manual, gap 'may expand slightly' over time As the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 launches in South Korea, reports have emerged in the Korean press of an unusual hardware issue affecting some Note 4 units. The story, first broken by local…

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