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Facebook Begins Forcing Users to use Standalone Messaging App

Facebook Begins Forcing Users to use Standalone Messaging App

We had heard a few months ago that this would happen, and well it’s finally happening. Facebook is completely removing messaging from it’s main app and pushing everyone to download and use their messaging app. Which I’ve actually been using for quite a while as it means I can still talk to my friends that […]

Best Android Smartphone, Tablet and Accessory Deals for July 29th, 2014

Best Android Smartphone, Tablet and Accessory Deals for July 29th, 2014

LG G3, Samsung Galaxy S5, and lots of cases on sale already this week. What could be in store for a Tuesday deals post? Let’s find out. Smartphones Samsung Galaxy S5 on AT&T (Black, White, Gold) – $0.00 on Contract LG G3 Unlocked 16GB (Available in Black, Gold and White) - $499 Verizon HTC One M8 32GB – $599 […]

Qualcomm EVP Leaves the Company for Microsoft, Reportedly

Qualcomm EVP Leaves the Company for Microsoft, Reportedly

Here’s some interesting news to start off your Tuesday morning. It appears that Qualcomm’s Executive Vice President of their Global Market Development team, Peggy Johnson, has reportedly left Qualcomm for a position at Microsoft. Peggy has been with Qualcomm for 24 years, so she’s definitely a veteran. Johnson is Qualcomm’s highest ranking female in the […]

LG G3 in Moon Violet and Burgundy Red Colors is Coming in August

LG G3 in Moon Violet and Burgundy Red Colors is Coming in August

LG G3 is arguably LG’s best smartphone to date. It has basically everything a great smartphone should have, beautiful design with attention to details, differentiates from the rest, great display and camera, rather solid software and so on. For those of you who are not familiar with the specs, here’s the rundown: Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor, […]

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX With Snapdragon 805 Inside?

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX With Snapdragon 805 Inside?

This year has been an incredible year for Amazon. The company shook the tech world when they released their first ever smartphone called the Fire Phone. Since the Fire Phone has taken stage, Amazon has been relishing the moment. Although it may look like Amazon is walking on new territory with their first smartphone, the […]

The White Xiaomi Mi4 16GB becomes available to Purchase Exclusively in China

The White Xiaomi Mi4 16GB becomes available to Purchase Exclusively in China

  The Xiaomi Mi4 was officially announced just last week, and today it has become available to pre-order here, if you live in China that is. If you haven’t heard of Xiaomi and its Millet series of handsets, they are generally flagship type phones that run a fork of Android called Miui. Version 6 is based on […]

The Inventor Of Yo Has Simplified Snapchat With Its New Camera App Mirage

The Inventor Of Yo Has Simplified Snapchat With Its New Camera App Mirage

I believe many of you will recall the app that was all over the news about a month ago by the name of “Yo”. That “groundbreaking” app got so much publicity it was insane actually. The app itself is rather useless though, the only thing you can do with it is send a word “Yo” to anyone […]

Verizon Responds to Poor 911 Location Accuracy Allegations

Verizon Responds to Poor 911 Location Accuracy Allegations

In a July 25, 2014 filing with the FCC, Nneka Ezenwa Chiazor, Verizon’s Executive Director, Federal Regulatory Affairs, pushed back against dismal reports about Verizon’s 911 call location accuracy. On July 10 of this year, the Washington Post and FindME911, a coalition of private groups and individuals advocating for the availability of accurate emergency location […]

Smartwatch Comparisons: Samsung Gear 2 vs Samsung Gear 2 Neo

Smartwatch Comparisons: Samsung Gear 2 vs Samsung Gear 2 Neo

Introduction For this comparison we have two smartwatches made by Samsung – the more expensive Gear 2 and the cheaper model, the Gear 2 Neo.  We thought it would be interesting comparing these two and to see if the Gear 2 is really worth the extra $100.  If you scan down through the specifications listed below, […]