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Amazon Appstore Giving Away Paid Apps for FREE – 30 in US and 20 in UK

Amazon Appstore Giving Away Paid Apps for FREE – 30 in US and 20 in UK

Everybody likes FREE stuff.  Amazon knows this and if you go to their Appstore, they have selected 30 paid Apps on the U.S. Amazon site to give to you absolutely FREE with no strings attached.  The U.K. Amazon site is giving you up to 20 Paid Apps for FREE – worth up to £100.  A pretty good […]

French Telecom Company Iliad Rumored to Make a Bid for T-Mobile USA

French Telecom Company Iliad Rumored to Make a Bid for T-Mobile USA

Lately it seems that everyone is looking to buy T-Mobile USA if the Sprint deal doesn’t get approved by the FCC. We’ve heard rumors of Dish, and a few others looking to buy the magenta carrier now. And now a new rumor coming out of The Wall Street Journal is point towards a French telecom named […]

Lock Screen Club Lets You Customize and Share Lock Screens

Lock Screen Club Lets You Customize and Share Lock Screens

The number one reason why many people enjoy the Android ecosystem is due to the freedom. Android gives users the ability to customize the look and feel of their device, and the best part of it all, you don’t have to hack into it. The freedoms of Android do not specifically come from Google themselves, […]

HTC Posts $76.5 million in Operating Profit for Q2 2014

HTC Posts $76.5 million in Operating Profit for Q2 2014

HTC had a decent quarter last quarter. They’ve been bleeding money left and right each quarter for about the last two years. But they just posted their numbers for Q2 of the year and it was pretty decent, including $2.2 billion in revenue and $76.5 million in operating profit. Although revenue is down from Q2 2013, […]

Sony’s Pre-IFA Conference’s Date is Set

Sony’s Pre-IFA Conference’s Date is Set

Hey, do you like Sony?  Did you plan on paying attention to IFA, the international trade show held annually, in Berlin this year?  Was it for Samsung?  Or was it for Sony?  Because regardless, we got wind that the Sony press conference will be held on September 3rd this year.  What is so important about […]

Legere: We Don’t Need to merge with Sprint to Succeed

Legere: We Don’t Need to merge with Sprint to Succeed

This morning we posted T-Mobile’s Q2 earnings, which were quite good. They brought in around $391 million in operating profit, and added 1.5 million new connections in April, May and June. Which marks the fifth consecutive quarter that T-Mobile has added over a million new connections. And brought them past the 50 million subscriber mark. […]

Senate Study Claims Cellphone Users are Victims of ‘Cramming’ Costs

Senate Study Claims Cellphone Users are Victims of ‘Cramming’ Costs

According to the FCC, “Cramming” is the practice of placing unauthorized, misleading or deceptive charges on your telephone bill.  Crammers rely on confusing telephone bills in an attempt to trick consumers into paying for services they did not authorize or receive, or that cost more than the consumer was led to believe…and the recent Senate […]

Samsung Says That A Non-Plastic Phone Is Coming Soon, Presumably Galaxy Alpha

Samsung Says That A Non-Plastic Phone Is Coming Soon, Presumably Galaxy Alpha

Samsung has been making Android phones made out of plastic since it’s first Android-powered Samsung Galaxy offering back in April 2009. I don’t know if you’ll remember, but the phone I’m talking about is Samsung i7500 Galaxy. That device ran Android 1.5 Cupcake out of the box, that should give you an idea how long […]