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  • Samsung announces Galaxy A5 and A3 with metal unibody design, 5MP front facing cameras [VIDEO]

    31 October 2014, 1:04 am by: Chris Chavez

    Samsung is going all metal with the newly announced Galaxy A5 and A3. Their new smartphone line is aimed at a younger demographic and feature 5MP front facing cameras and their thinnest profile yet.
  • The SNES classic Secret of Mana is now available for Android, but you probably wont like the price

    30 October 2014, 9:28 pm by: Chris Chavez

    After launching for iOS back in 2010, Square Enix was kind enough to finally bring the 1993 classic Secret of Mana to Android devices via Google Play.
  • Android founder Andy Rubin is no longer working at Google

    30 October 2014, 8:29 pm by: Chris Chavez

    After leaving Android last year to pursue robotics inside Google's X Labs, today Android co-founder Andy Rubin is reportedly leaving Google entirely to create a new startup aimed at helping up and coming hardware-based companies.
  • Angry Birds Transformers run-and-gun shooter is now finally available for Android

    30 October 2014, 6:57 pm by: Chris Chavez

    After an iOS exclusive held things up, Angry Birds Transformers is now officially available for Android and holy crap -- it's actually quite good. Download for free on Google Play.
  • Inbox by Gmail invites are going out to existing Inboxers

    30 October 2014, 5:06 pm by: Chris Chavez

    Inbox by Gmail invites are going out to existing accounts. Check your Inbox app by pressing the "+" compose button and you'll see the option to send invites to friends/family/acquaintances.
  • You can barely see the bezel on LG’s latest display

    30 October 2014, 3:09 pm by: Quentyn Kennemer

    LG Display has announced a remarkable achievement for folks who can't stand those annoying black bars bordering their screens. The company has developed a 5.3-inch full HD LCD panel that has a bezel width of 0.7mm, which is said to be thinner than the width of…
  • Google Glass is now formally and officially banned in 56,000 movie theaters worldwide

    30 October 2014, 1:19 pm by: Quentyn Kennemer

    Can't say we didn't see this coming, but Google Glass is now banned in a wide range of movie theaters worldwide. The Motion Picture Association of America and the National Association of Theatre Owners have announced a new policy to protect their copyright…
  • Samsung Gear S trots over to the United States starting next week

    30 October 2014, 11:50 am by: Quentyn Kennemer

    Samsung has announced that sales of their standalone Gear S smart watch will begin in the United States starting in November. The earliest known availability is from AT&T, who will have the smart watch on November 7th.
  • Devs: “OK Google” search command works with any app with 6 quick lines of code

    30 October 2014, 11:30 am by: Quentyn Kennemer

    Google has just publicized an awesome feature for developers who want their apps to be searchable using the "OK Google" voice command. Putting 6 simple lines of code in your manifest file will enable Google Search to allow voice searches that originate from…
  • Motorola and Lenovo are officially an item

    30 October 2014, 9:47 am by: Quentyn Kennemer

    Motorola and Lenovo today announced that they have completed a deal for the latter to acquire the former. Motorola is now a Lenovo company, and what that means for the future is still very unclear at this point.
  • 2.0 update brings cloud-driven collaboration to the superstar to-do list app

    30 October 2014, 9:01 am by: Quentyn Kennemer is one of the best to-do managers we've used in a long time. The company stresses simplicity over complexity, and feels that less is more when it comes to trying to organize a busy life or work schedule. Today's update makes the experience even better…
  • Motorola DROID Turbo now available from Verizon, watch it save James Franco’s life [VIDEO]

    30 October 2014, 12:43 am by: Chris Chavez

    After a series of teaser videos starring movie star James Franco, tonight, as the clock struck midnight, the full ad has finally been revealed and the Motorola DROID Turbo is now officially available for purchase from Verizon. Have at it!
  • A champagne gold colored Moto 360 just popped up on Amazon

    29 October 2014, 10:29 pm by: Chris Chavez

    A champagne gold Moto 360 just quietly appeared on Amazon. Comes in two different strap sizes for men or women: 23mm or 16mm. Once this becomes official -- who's buying?
  • Another place Google Wallet works alongside Apple Pay? Try the Apple Store

    29 October 2014, 9:54 pm by: Chris Chavez

    We tried to tell you guys, anywhere you can use Apple Pay you can also use Google Wallet (which is why we were so excited that Apple was finally making tap-to-pay mobile payments mainstream). Still don't believe us? Check out this screen shot.
  • Google Drive, Docs, Slides, and Sheets all updated with Material Design

    29 October 2014, 7:10 pm by: Chris Chavez

    Today, a smorgasbord of Google app updates are hitting the Play Store. For a quick look (and download) at Google Drive, Docs, Slides, and Sheets -- check out our post.

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