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Samsung, Apple, and LG Lose Smartphone Marketshare in Q2 2014

Samsung, Apple, and LG Lose Smartphone Marketshare in Q2 2014

As usual, IDC has just released their smartphone marketshare numbers for Q2 2014, which ended on June 30th. We’ve already seen the tablet marketshare numbers, and they were right where we expected them to be. Now we’re looking at smartphone numbers. Now remember that this isn’t just the US, but the entire world. It’s interesting […]

Featured Review: Official LG Quick Circle Case

Featured Review: Official LG Quick Circle Case

We’ve got our hands on the official LG Quick Circle case here. This actually a really nice case. One thing that I liked about it over the likes of Samsung’s S View Cover, is the fact that the window doesn’t have a piece of plastic over it. Why is that a big deal? Well when […]

Home Screens for Google Docs, Sheets and Slides Get Material Redesign

Home Screens for Google Docs, Sheets and Slides Get Material Redesign

Today, Google Drive announced on Google+ that the home screens for Google Docs, Sheets and Slides on the web have been updated to use material design. Now we can all jump for joy and hashtag it #materialyolo. According to Google’s post on Google+: “Home screens for Docs, Sheets, and Slides are officially here! Now when […]

Huawei Sales Up 62 Percent Year-Over-Year, 34 Million Phones Shipped in 2014 So Far

Huawei Sales Up 62 Percent Year-Over-Year, 34 Million Phones Shipped in 2014 So Far

Huawei has never been the biggest Android manufacturer around, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t do big business.  Quite the contrary actually, as this latest earnings report has shown.  Chinese based Huawei shipped a total of 34.27 million smartphones globally in the first half of 2014, meeting about 43 percent of their yearly sales goal.  […]

Motorola Takes 10% off Most Accessories, Just Because

Motorola Takes 10% off Most Accessories, Just Because

We all love sales on accessories right? Well Motorola seems to think so. As they’ve just started another sale for their accessories that they sell on their website. They are taking 10% off of their accessories thru the end of August. Just make sure you use the promo code JUSTBECAUSE10 when you checkout to get your […]

NVIDIA Shield Tablet Now Available for $299

NVIDIA Shield Tablet Now Available for $299

Just last week, NVIDIA announced their Shield Tablet, which had been rumored and leaked out many times ahead of its announcement. In fact, it was completely leaked out a few days ahead of the announcement. However, it is available beginning today, in the US, UK and a few other countries. It’ll be hitting more countries […]

Sprint May Be Ready To Offer VoLTE Mid-2015

Sprint May Be Ready To Offer VoLTE Mid-2015

T-Mobile and AT&T have both already launched Voice over LTE (VoLTE) services in limited areas, and while Verizon cannot say that they have done so already, they have indicated that they will launch the service later this year. Now Sprint seems to be getting in on the VoLTE game, however, their efforts are progressing in […]

Android How To: Clean up your LG G3 with Smart Cleaning

Android How To: Clean up your LG G3 with Smart Cleaning

The theme from LG for the LG G3 was “Smart”. There’s the Smart Keyboard, Smart Notice and a bunch of other things. Basically they wanted to keep everything minimal but still smart. And I think they’ve done a great job in that regard in a lot of areas. One is Smart Cleaning. Which you’ll find […]