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Xiaomi Targets Italy for New Device Launch in Europe

Xiaomi Targets Italy for New Device Launch in Europe

Xiaomi is the small company with a huge following, hailing from Shenzhen, China.  They rocked the world with their smartphone, the Mi, a few years back, and this year, just this past week, they shot a hole in consumer’s idea of smartphones and the prices you pay to get them.  Something like the Samsung Galaxy […]

Featured Review: Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4

Featured Review: Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4

Since their very first Android tablet, the Galaxy Tab 7-inch, Samsung has been using LCD panels on their tablets. The Galaxy Tab had an AMOLED panel, and it took a little while, but Super AMOLED is finally available in a couple of their tablets. The Galaxy Tab S 8.4 and 10.5. Today we’ll be reviewing […]

Leaked LG G Vista – Available on Verizon July 31 and a Few Specs Revealed

Leaked LG G Vista – Available on Verizon July 31 and a Few Specs Revealed

At the end June we did a story about rumors of the new LG G Pro 2 exclusively headed to Verizon as the LG G Vista, carrying the model number LG-VS880.  This made sense, especially because the LG G2 was model number VS980 and Verizon’s models from LG typically start with the prefix, ‘VS.’  We […]

GE’s new LED Component Chemical PFS Could Change LCD and LED Display Technology Immensely

GE’s new LED Component Chemical PFS Could Change LCD and LED Display Technology Immensely

When a manufacturer wants their smartphone’s display to be rich, saturated, and vibrant in color but sacrifice brightness, AMOLDED, active-matrix organic light-emitting diode, technology is employed, and the phone is touted for having a vibrant and rich color reproduction.  Conversely, when a manufacturer is wants their device’s screen to be bright, so it can get […]

Bene Google, Search in Italian then Search in Polish: Coming Soon to Search

Bene Google, Search in Italian then Search in Polish: Coming Soon to Search

Google is known for its search and result capabilities.  As of late, specifically mid-2012 around the release of Android 4.1, Jelly Bean, Google Now was released to the public for their usership and enjoyment.  The idea is personal assistance, but one roadblock to searching is language.  Whether you need to know the price per stock […]

Developers At The FreakTab Community Unveil The Freakbox

Developers At The FreakTab Community Unveil The Freakbox

From the developers of the FreakTab community comes a new Android based project. If you are not familiar with FreakTab, they are a group dedicated to solving technical problems for  Android Tablets, smartphones, and mini PC’s. Some of the developers from the site even improve customs ROMS for popular device. A few of the main […]

Featured Review: T-Mobile LG G3

Featured Review: T-Mobile LG G3

Can lightening strike twice for LG with the G3? Let’s find out in the full review.  While we did review the LG G3 last month, it was the Korean version, which obviously wasn’t optimized for the US and specifically the US carriers. So there were a few snags that we ran into with the LG […]

Moto X Gets Permanent Root through TowelPieRoot

Moto X Gets Permanent Root through TowelPieRoot

The Moto X has had root for some time, but it was only a temporary solution. So that any time a user rebooted their Moto X, root was gone. And in order to get it back, you had to go ahead and connect it to your PC and gain root access again. Now Moto X […]