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Featured Review: ZTE ZMAX (T-Mobile USA)

Featured Review: ZTE ZMAX (T-Mobile USA)

Back in Mid-September, you may remember that we went to New York to check out what ZTE had to offer. That was the ZTE ZMAX which is for T-Mobile. It’s a $250 5.7-inch mid-range phablet here. And it’s a damn good one, if I say so myself. We got some hands on with it at […]

New Lollipop Feature ‘Screen Pinning’ Locks An App On Your Screen

New Lollipop Feature ‘Screen Pinning’ Locks An App On Your Screen

Android 5.0 Lollipop is chock full of new features. New apps, a new Google Now Launcher, and tons of other awesome things are in store for us when Lollipop is released to the world. One of those features is something new called Screen Pinning. This new feature is built out of something called Task Locking […]

Why Did Rogers Discontinue Their Next Program?

Why Did Rogers Discontinue Their Next Program?

It looks like Rogers’ Next program – allowing for early upgrades – made it about 7 months before they shut it down yesterday…as seen in the screenshot from our source.  These early upgrade plans seemed like a dream come true for a techie that wanted to purchase a new device more than every two years […]

Featured: ASUS ZenFone 4 Review

Featured: ASUS ZenFone 4 Review

ASUS’s ZenFone line is designed to offer something for everyone, and with sizes going from small to questionably-large-for-a-phone it seems that ASUS has achieved just that. The ZenFone 4 is the baby of the bunch at just 4-inches and while it’s a chubby little thing, it shares much of the DNA from its bigger brothers […]

Google Faces Challenges Growing Mobile Ads In Developing Countries

Google Faces Challenges Growing Mobile Ads In Developing Countries

Google is making money hand over fist, but there are problems they are facing in the mobile ad space. Revenues are still growing and probably won’t stop anytime soon. Last quarter, Google reported revenues of $16.52 billion, which is a 20 percent increase year-over-year. This was actually just under analysts’ projection, but no one is […]

Swiss Jeweler Savelli To Release Line Of Luxury Android Phones

Swiss Jeweler Savelli To Release Line Of Luxury Android Phones

Smartphones have undoubtedly become prestige items in today’s world. This is understandable considering people take their devices with them everywhere and are seen using them constantly. When it’s such an important part of your daily routine and, indeed, your identity it’s no wonder a person would want to be carrying a phone that not only […]

Budget Friendly Acer Iconia One Tablets Get Bay Trail Processors

Budget Friendly Acer Iconia One Tablets Get Bay Trail Processors

The Taiwanese computer company Acer has a line of low-cost tablets with 7 inch displays. Within the line of tablets, the company has different models but they are all sold under the same name which is Iconia One. Now if that isn’t confusing I don’t know what is, but the confusing line of tablets have […]

Google to Announce New Wear Device Soon?

Google to Announce New Wear Device Soon?

Google had a rather big week this week. It not only announced the brand new upcoming Nexus 6, a rather large smartphone that blurs the line between smartphones and tablets, but they also unveiled the biggest update to Android that’s ever been; Android 5.0 Lollipop. But what about their smallest platform, Android Wear? We saw […]

Rumour: Motorola To End Partnership with Sol Republic, Headphone & Speaker Maker

Rumour: Motorola To End Partnership with Sol Republic, Headphone & Speaker Maker

  Motorola has been in the news lately due to manufacturing Google’s Nexus 6, and now they are also in headlines for the apparent parting of the ways with the headphones and speakers manufacturer, Sol Republic. According to 9to5Google’s sources that include ‘people familiar with the arrangement’, the partnership that began in August 2013 will […]