AH Primetime: Can Cher Wang Help HTC Get Back To The Right Path

AH Primetime: Can Cher Wang Help HTC Get Back To The Right Path

When I hear the words “HTC” and “finances” I immediately think of HTC’s struggles as far as turning a profit goes. This Taiwanese giant is dealing with serious issues lately and is unable to stabilize its business. They managed to turn a profit (barely) in Q2 this year mainly due to HTC One M8 sales, […]

Dumb Pipes and The O2 Amazon Fire Phone Exclusive

Dumb Pipes and The O2 Amazon Fire Phone Exclusive

O2, owned by Spanish parent Telefonica, have today quietly launched the Amazon Fire Phone in the UK. You can pick the 32 GB model on an O2 Refresh plan at £33 a month (approximately $54), which comes with 2 GB of data. Monthly subscriptions run to £48 ($78) if you want 20 GB of data. […]

O2 UK To Sell Pebble and Pebble Steel Smartwatches In October

O2 UK To Sell Pebble and Pebble Steel Smartwatches In October

UK network operator O2 announced earlier today that they will be selling the successful Pebble and Pebble Steel smartwatches “in October,” but we don’t yet know the exact date. The Pebble Steel will join the other smartwatches that O2 currently or are about to sell, most notable the Motorola Moto 360, Samsung Galaxy Gear and […]

Matchstick Is The New Streaming Media Dongle That Runs FireFox OS

Matchstick Is The New Streaming Media Dongle That Runs FireFox OS

Streaming media content to the big screen using one’s mobile devices has become quite popular, and we can’t help but think that Google’s Chromecast had a big part to play here. They didn’t necessarily pioneer the capability to do such a thing, but Chromecast surely put the use of a small HDMI dongle to stream […]

Google Allegedly Planning Changes To Play Music All Access In The Coming Weeks

Google Allegedly Planning Changes To Play Music All Access In The Coming Weeks

Google’s reported changes to the streaming music services that it offers are nearly upon us according to Reuters, who states that a source familiar with plans on Google’s change to All Access as well as their goal of bringing the much anticipated YouTube subscription based services are only weeks away. We’ve heard plenty of rumors […]

Rumor: HTC To Keep The Launch Of The Upcoming M8 Eye To India And China Only

Rumor: HTC To Keep The Launch Of The Upcoming M8 Eye To India And China Only

HTC’s most recent ventures happen to center around devices that appear to be more focused on the camera, a feature that has become increasingly important to users with their smartphones. While the camera on the HTC One M8 is no slouch and it takes a decent picture, the 4MP Ultrapixel sensor just leaves a little […]

Pebble Gets Permanent Price Drop And Activity And Sleep Tracking

Pebble Gets Permanent Price Drop And Activity And Sleep Tracking

Yesterday Best Buy offered the Pebble smartwatch for a discounted price of $99.99. Now this morning, Pebble has said that $99.99 will be the new permanent price of the Pebble smartwatch. But the folks over at Pebble didn’t stop there. Not only is the Pebble now available at a lower cost, Pebble will also be […]

Google Includes Full Screen Image Mode In Gmail For Embedded Images

Google Includes Full Screen Image Mode In Gmail For Embedded Images

Google has been making a lot of changes both aesthetically and practically to its ecosystem recently. By now everyone probably knows about (and is highly awaiting) the new Android operating system, Android ‘L’. However, the smaller components like Google’s services and products (i.e. Play Store and Gmail) have also recently been receiving a number of […]

Edinburgh Airport Trialling Google Glass

Edinburgh Airport Trialling Google Glass

Landing at Edinburgh always makes me tearful. That’s partially because most of the approach is over the ocean, and you’re on the ground barely a minute after calling “feet dry” (over land). I still don’t like flying over water at low level. Partially because I hope to be hearing bagpipes and partially because I am closer […]