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LG Posts Healthy Q2 2014 Profit; Buoyed by Smartphone Success

LG Posts Healthy Q2 2014 Profit; Buoyed by Smartphone Success

It wasn’t long ago that Samsung was the proverbial king-of-the-hill when it came to selling Android phones, with Sony, HTC and LG losing money while fighting over the scraps from Samsung’s table. It would appear that the old adage of “What goes up must come down” applies to Samsung who has recently announced a substantial […]

YouTube Loses LaRosa and Even More Ground on its Music Service

YouTube Loses LaRosa and Even More Ground on its Music Service

YouTube and Google have been working for over a year to actually release their supposed music app, allowing users to listen to the music of YouTube, from various artists, for a price.  But today we were greeted with more setbacks and problems for the idea to face.  Primarily, the issue is the head of the […]

LG Ships 14.5 Million Smartphones in Q2; Praises the G3′s Success

LG Ships 14.5 Million Smartphones in Q2; Praises the G3′s Success

Over the last couple of years, there’s been a new name to watch in the Android space, and that’s Samsung’s arch-rival, LG. With the release of the Optimus G, and the Nexus 4 of course, LG proved they had something more than wonky software and good hardware to offer customers. They perfected this with the […]

Google Voice adds Web-based Calls using Hangouts, Without a Google+ Profile

Google Voice adds Web-based Calls using Hangouts, Without a Google+ Profile

Google Voice has always been a service which is admired by most, but only available to a select lucky few. In its current avatar Google Voice provides PC to Phone free calling facility to US and Canada users. Google Voice also allows users to make cheap or low cost international calls – either PC-to-Phone or […]

Top 10 Best Android Games: July 2014 Edition

Top 10 Best Android Games: July 2014 Edition

Lost Toys Lost Toys is just one of those games that you have to see to believe. This visually stunning puzzler tasks you with piecing back together bits of long forgotten and used toys to make them fit into their original shape. It’s exciting and equal parts mind boggling at times but you’ll feel a […]

Smartwatch Comparisons: LG G Watch vs Sony SmartWatch 2

Smartwatch Comparisons: LG G Watch vs Sony SmartWatch 2

Introduction Here is another comparison of the new Android Wear device by LG, their first take at the smartwatch field with their LG G Watch, up against Sony’s second attempt, their SmartWatch 2 (SW2), which came out in the fall and was reviewed by our own editor, Tom, who liked it, but thought it was a […]