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OnePlus One’s Bamboo StyleSwap Covers to be Available at the End of August

OnePlus One’s Bamboo StyleSwap Covers to be Available at the End of August

  While the launch of the OnePlus One has hardly been smooth sailing, there’s no denying that it’s a great device, as we found out in our review. With some of the company’s problems with production hopefully behind them, they’re announcing their first wooden options as StyleSwap covers. The teaser was that today, July 22nd, […]

Unlimited Data Plans and The Consumers Who Still Have Them

Unlimited Data Plans and The Consumers Who Still Have Them

Carriers in the US have long known that the business is changing. Consumers have been using more data than anything else they offer, and so, carriers have changed their business models. Going from offering tiered minutes with unlimited data, to tiered data with unlimited voice and text. Though there are those consumers who have been […]

Google Looking To Replace Payphones With Wi-Fi Hotspots In NYC

Google Looking To Replace Payphones With Wi-Fi Hotspots In NYC

A project that started in 2012 under Michael Bloomberg to replace public payphones in NYC with Wi-Fi hot spots may be expanded, and Google is one of the companies thinking about taking part. There are several companies in the mix, but Google seems like a good fit to jump in and make this happen. The […]

Acer grab’s Top-Spot in Google Chromebook sales for 2nd Quarter

Acer grab’s Top-Spot in Google Chromebook sales for 2nd Quarter

  Google’s Chromebooks are fast becoming the go-to device for people wanting quick and easy access to the internet without all the bloat that a more conventional operating system carries. With schools being responsible for buying more than 1 million Chromebooks for their students to carry out research and complete their homework on, they are becoming a force […]

Xiaomi’s New Mi 4 to Start at Just 1,999 Yuan

Xiaomi’s New Mi 4 to Start at Just 1,999 Yuan

  Earlier today in Beijing, the Chinese giant Xiaomi announced their latest and greatest flagship, the Mi 4. For a company that has risen from pretty much nothing over the past 5 years or so, it’s surprising to see the company launch devices of the caliber. Still, the Mi 3 was – and still is […]

Xiaomi Rocks India: Mi3 Sells Out in Under 40 Minutes

Xiaomi Rocks India: Mi3 Sells Out in Under 40 Minutes

Xiaomi is one of those companies that we will not see come out of the news, off the front page, or down from the headlines position it has rightfully earned, and today is especially no different.  The Chinese upstart, known for aggressively pricing their powerful and decent hardware/software combination, recently opened up shop in India.  India, […]

Red Pocket Looking to Bring Device Financing and Virtual Checks to Their Customers

Red Pocket Looking to Bring Device Financing and Virtual Checks to Their Customers

The idea of financing smartphones is fast becoming the way of things in the US. Which could be part of the reason why Red Pocket Mobile-a MVNO-is considering launching their own device financing options. MVNO stands for Mobile Virtual Network Operator and they work a bit differently from other US carriers like Verizon, AT&T, Sprint […]