Sony Mobile Will Never Exit Business According To CEO

Sony Mobile has no doubt had a little bit of a rocky road this past year or more. Having had trouble keeping up with the other top-tier OEMs with high-end flagship devices. In terms of sales, Sony’s devices just can’t keep up. This had led to numerous rumors about Sony perhaps eventually selling off its […]

Microsoft Updates Bing Maps Taking Cues From Google

Google Maps has always been one of the most useful tools to get around unknown places or simply get directions while planning a route that would take less time based on traffic or public transportation. Street View is particularly useful as it lets you see the façade of a certain place and the neighborhood surrounding […]

MVNO Helio To Restart Operations On Sprint’s Network

Helio, an MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) on Sprint’s network, was operational for exactly four years from May 2006 to May 2010. The company was originally formed as a 50/50 joint venture between South Korean wireless operator SK Telecom and American Internet service provider EarthLink. However, amidst increasing losses, Earthlink stopped its funding to the […]

Opt Out Of 2016 U.S. Election News With Chrome Extension

There are a few topics that are generally considered taboo in the modern office environment. Whereas it’s okay to talk about the football, the Jurassic World movie or your favorite flavor cheesecake, straying in to politics is often one of those “no go” areas. Wouldn’t it be nice if you could specify certain news stories […]

TELUS Gives 5000 SCENE Points On New 2-Year Choice Plan

Just on the eve of TELUS’ prices going up on their unlock fee, from $35 to $50, they are also announcing another promotional outing for their SCENE points.  TELUS and Cineplex are collaborating to offer 5,000 SCENE points…worth five free movies…for those current or new subscribers who sign up for a two-year contract with TELUS.  […]

T-Mobile US Releases Info Request Transparency Report

There are four national cellular carriers in North America: AT&T and Verizon Wireless are the two larger carriers with Sprint and T-Mobile US as the two smaller carriers. Of these four, T-Mobile US is the smallest carrier by subscriber numbers and as one might expect, has an aggressive business model designed to increase market share. […]

Featured Review: Vodafone Smart ultra 6

In the UK, the wireless industry has undergone some changes in the last couple of years. There’s sadly less competition on the High Street, and each networks seems to be looking to buy another. One of the more interesting changes for the consumer however, has been the massive improvement of lower-end, mid-range devices that are […]

Oppo Mirror 5s Becomes Official With 4G LTE

For some time, Oppo was known for their high-end electronics, products that defy both quality and price points and deliver the best money can buy in many areas.  A few years ago they expanded from general electronics into the smartphone game and have made a name for themselves with their high-end phones and even their […]

Yota Deny Switching To Sailfish OS Rumors

Yota produced one of the surprise devices of the last year in the form of the YotaPhone 2. Of course, nowadays it takes a lot to surprise the smartphone public and manufacturers have taken to producing uniquer form factors like Samsung recently did with their Galaxy Note Edge and S6 Edge devices. However, Yota took […]

Slow Network Spending by Sprint Should Increase by end of Year

Sprint knows its network is not perfect, in fact, Sprint’s CEO Marcelo Claure has said that it isn’t, but he is working on it. He famously said at Re/code’s CodeCon back in May that in two years, his network will be number one or two in the top 100 markets in the country. That’s a […]

Waze Launching Pilot Carpooling Service In Isreal

About two years ago Google spent $1 billion to acquire what was arguably the most popular navigation app on Android, Waze. This was done for an obvious reason, the Waze app had some pretty amazing and useful navigation features. Ever since Google’s acquisition of the app, the search giant has been incorporating the best of […]

HTC One M9 Developer Edition Gets Android 5.1 Update

Over the years some manufacturers have developed a reputation for updating their Android-powered phones on time, while others have left customers in the dust for newer and better models.  Many things have changed over the years in regards to how Google updates Android and provides that updated code to OEMs, but the quest to always […]

Deal: Samsung 64GB EVO Micro SD Card – $28.99

If you have one of those rare breed smartphones, that still has a microSD card slot, this is a deal you won’t want to pass up. You can pick up a 64GB Samsung EVO Micro SD Card from Amazon right now for less than $30. This also includes the adapter so you are able to […]

No Lollipop Update For Galaxy Note 2 & Galaxy S3 In The UK

The race to Android 5.0 (Lollipop) has been one which has been ongoing for months now. While most of the major flagship devices have been updated and have actually begun to move on to their next incremental Lollipop upgrades, a number of devices have still not received their update. What’s more, is that as times […]

OnePlus 2 to cost less than $450 USD, Says CEO

There’s been rumors that the OnePlus 2 would cost more than the OnePlus One, which came in at $299 for the 16GB and $349 for the 64GB model. We had heard rumors that it would be around $500, but we are hearing today (straight from the horses mouth, so to speak) that the device will […]

The Cost Of Interconnected Software

The computer language Java was originally released almost twenty years old, but was originally developed by Sun Microsystems back in 1991. Java includes the programming language, virtual machine and a set of libraries for use with the language. When Google released a beta of Android back in November 2007, it was noted that it contained […]

Analysts Lower Forecasts For Samsung Despite Robust Profits

After going through a few quarters of declining market share and dwindling profits, South Korean electronics manufacturer Samsung’s fortunes have started changing for the better in recent times. Its latest flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, have outpaced sales of the last generation Galaxy S5, but according to market analysts in Seoul, the […]