New Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 Available for Pre-Order

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Amazon’s new Fire HDX 8.9 offers faster specs, better sound and an improved display. Starting at $379, the Fire HDX 8.9 is available for pre-order today at Amazon.com for $379. Amazon is attempting to position the Fire HDX 8.9 against the iPad Air, Apple’s uber-popular tablet and what’s essentially the default tablet for consumers and […]

iPhone 6 Plus Pre-Orders Start Shipping 2 Weeks Early

Make sure you check to see if your iPhone 6 Plus pre-order is coming early.

iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders are shipping very early, in a sign that Apple is able to meet the demand for the larger iPhone for users who waited up until midnight last week. AT&T iPhone 6 Plus pre-orders frustrated many buyers, including those at Gotta Be Mobile, who ordered the larger iPhone 6 Plus as soon as […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Release Date Could Be Close

The Galaxy Note 4 release date will beat the iPhone 6 plus to many shoppers as iPhone 6 Plus shipments slip to November.

Multiple reports indicate that the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 release date could arrive sooner than expected with a date in late September emerging as a possible Galaxy Note 4 release date for a couple of key battlegrounds. Earlier this month, just before IFA 2014 in Berlin, Germany, Samsung took the stage and announced a slew […]

Galaxy Note Edge Release Details Trickling Out

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Alleged Samsung Galaxy Note Edge release details continue to trickle out ahead of the Galaxy Note Edge release date that’s set to take place sometime later this year. Back on September 3rd, Samsung took the stage at its Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 launch event and introduced several new products including an Apple Watch competitor called […]

How to Use the iOS 8 Emoji Keyboard

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The iOS 8 Emoji keyboard offers fast access to Emoji on the iPhone and iPad, right alongside the new iOS 8 keyboard and any third-party iOS 8 keyboards. There is no need to buy a new iOS 8 Emoji keyboard, but you do need to turn this keyboard option on and if you use any […]

iPhone 6 Release Date (U.S.): What Buyers Can Expect Now

Expect to pay more for the iPhone 6 than the Galaxy S5, for quite some time.

Apple’s iPhone 6 pre-order date has come and gone which means that both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are now on sale ahead of Friday’s iPhone 6 release date. With the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus releases in sight, we take a look at what buyers in the United States can expect […]

How to Disable Galaxy S5 Automatic App Updates

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When it comes to using a smartphone like the Samsung Galaxy S5 there are tons of features, options, advanced controls and more, and sometimes it can get a bit confusing. For those new to Android, something as simple as enabling (or disabling) apps from updating automatically can be a challenge. For those with a new […]

iOS 8 on iPad Air: First Impressions and Performance

The iPad Air 2014 release could come ahead of Apple's previous timing.

Back in June at WWDC, Apple announced that it would be delivering a new iOS 8 update to iPhone and iPad owners this fall. Earlier this month, Apple confirmed the iOS 8 release date and today, the company rolled out its successor to iOS 7. With the release date now upon us, it’s time to […]

Verizon iPhone 6 Pre-Order Still Available for Release Day Delivery

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This week the brand new iPhone 6 went up for pre-order, and supplies didn’t last long. However, if you’re still looking for a Verizon iPhone 6 pre-order that will arrive on release day, the gold option is readily available. Those who were able to successfully order the brand new iPhone 6 from Verizon Wireless (or […]

Last Chance for iOS 8 Downgrade to iOS 7

You can downgrade from IOS 8 to iOS 7 for a limited time.

If you want to downgrade from iOS 8 to iOS 7 you can still take action for a small amount of time and switch back to iOS 7.1.2 on the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Apple normally does not allow users to downgrade from iOS 8 to iOS 7, but for a very small period […]

iOS 8 on iPhone 5: First Impressions and Performance

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In June, Apple announced that it would be delivering a new iOS 8 update to iPhone and iPad owners this fall. Earlier this month, Apple confirmed the iOS 8 release date and today, the company rolled out its successor to iOS 7. With the release date now upon us, it’s time to take an initial […]

iOS 8 on iPhone 5s: Impressions and Performance

Here's a closer look at the iOS 8 performance on the iPhone 5s.

The iOS 8 update is here and iPhone 5s owners are already installing the latest update so that they can gain access to many new features that fix complaints about group messaging, add in support for third-party iOS 8 keyboards and much more. After spending a week using the final version of iOS 8 on […]

Nexus 6 & Nexus 8 Rumors Swirl as Android Silver Dies

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Way back in April reports surfaced that Google was working on a brand new program to replace its popular Nexus lineup, and it was called Android Silver. Rather than release a new Nexus 6 or Nexus 8 tablet, Android Silver would be premium flagship smartphones from many partners, sold with stock Android on carrier shelves. […]

HTC One M9 Concept Images Emerge

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The HTC One M8 was announced and released back in March, and now that the phone has been available for more than half of a year, consumers are starting to look forward to the next release. At this point we don’t know what to expect from the next HTC One smartphone, but some new HTC […]

iOS 8 Problems: Failed Updates, Cannot Restore

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Apple iOS 8 update problems continue to mount as the smoke clears around today’s release. In addition to storage issues and server errors, it appears that some users are dealing with failed updates and the inability to restore their iPhone or iPad with iTunes. Earlier today, Apple released its new iOS 8 for iPhone, iPad […]

The Secret to Skipping Long iOS 8 Downloads and Problems

Use this trick to manually install iOS 8 and skip long downloads.

There’s a secret to skipping the long iOS 8 download lines and waiting with Update Requested on your screen. We’ll show you how to download iOS 8 without waiting hours and what you need to do to avoid deleting your files, apps and photos for the iOS 8 storage problems that are frustrating many iPhone […]

How to Update to iOS 8 Without Deleting Your Files

The 5.5-inch iPhone 6 is much bigger than the iPhone 5s.

iPhone and iPad users installing the iOS 8 update Over-the-Air will need more than 4GB of free space to initial the download process. While Apple suggests deleting files to install the iOS 8 update, that’s not necessary. Here, we tell you how to update to iOS 8 without deleting your music, apps, photos, messages and […]

Android L Release Making Progress

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Android 4.4.4 KitKat is the current and latest version of Android released by Google, but the company’s next major release is coming up quick. At Google I/O 2014, Google announced a brand new version of Android dubbed Android L. The update, which delivers a number of major upgrades and will replace Android 4.4 KitKat this […]

iOS 8 Software Update Errors Plague Users

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iPhone and iPad users trying to upgrade to the new iOS 8 update have encountered issues during the installation process with iPhone and iPad owners reporting software update servers errors when trying to upgrade to iOS 8 with iTunes. Just a short time ago, Apple released iOS 8 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, pushing […]

iOS 8 Download Times Hit 6 Hours

iOS 8 download times hit six hours.

The iOS 8 release is here, but if you want to update to iOS 8 today you’re in for a very long wait. After starting the iOS 8 download right at 1 PM Eastern, there is still a three to six-hour estimated iOS 8 download time on our iPad mini Retina and we are seeing […]