This is How Facebook Home Looks on a Samsung Galaxy Note 2 (Video)

Mark Zuckerberg introducing Facebook Home; photo credit: Instagram.com/chuongvision

We saw Facebook Home being showcased as an out-of-box experience on the HTC First, but Facebook also promised that on April 12th, users will be able to download the free Facebook Home launcher onto select devices, so how does it look and work? We had a chance to sit down with a Facebook designer and […]

Samsung Galaxy S3 Premium Suite Update Breakdown

The Verizon Galaxy S3 got treated to Android 4.1.2. Without Premium Suite.

Last month, a flurry of Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean updates arrived in the United States. Unlike Android 4.1.2 updates in other parts of the world though, they arrived without Samsung’s Premium Suite of features including Multi-Window View. And now, even as Samsung has promised Galaxy S4 features for the Galaxy S3 in […]

HTC First Hands-On With Facebook Home UI (Video)

Facebook app launcher; you can also access an app launcher with all the installed apps on your device as well by swiping to the left-most screen.

We got a chance to take the HTC First for a spin today, which is the first official ‘Facebook phone’ that comes pre-loaded with the Facebook Home user interface. Though you can download the Facebook Home UI as a replacement for your widgets and pre-loaded UI on some of the more popular Android phones starting […]

The 5 Best T-Mobile Smartphones [April, 2013]

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With a new approach to how it does business and an arsenal of upcoming devices, T-Mobile has made a big splash in a year that is only a little more than three months old. Armed with its new 4G LTE network, new data plans and devices like the iPhone and the HTC One, T-Mobile is […]

Injustice: Gods Among Us iPad App Syncs To Console Game

Injustice: Gods Among Us

On April 16 console gamers will get the chance to pit DC super heroes and villains against each other in Injustice: Gods Among Us, but iOS gamers can play a version of the game now and unlock some features in the console game. Today Warner Bros. released a version of Injustice: Gods Among Us on […]

Lifeproof iPad & iPhone Cases Offer Optional One Year Water Warranty

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Lifeproof now offers a warranty for iPhones and iPads that are water damaged while inside a Lifeproof case purchased from the case maker’s website. Users will need to pay an additional $10 to $20 fee to add the warranty to a Lifeproof case purchase. The new Total Water Protection Program will guarantee and iPhone or […]

Best iPhone 6 Concepts

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We don’t know what the iPhone 6 will look like, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of great iPhone 6 concepts that show us how Apple could design an iPhone 6. Users shouldn’t plan on learning about this device at an iPhone 6 summer release — as rumors point to an iPhone 5S arriving […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini Predictions

Samsung has confirmed the Galaxy S4 Mini for arrival.

Last month, Samsung announced the new Samsung Galaxy S4, a flagship device that will be arriving on shelves around the globe in the weeks ahead. The Galaxy S4 won’t be the only Galaxy S4 device that arrives in the coming weeks, however. In addition, the company has a device called the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini […]

HTC First: The ‘Facebook Phone’ with Facebook Home

HTC First

At the end of its press event to announce Facebook Home the social network announced the first phone to ship with Home is the new HTC First on AT&T. The HTC First looks a lot like an iPhone 4, except that it comes in more colors and it has a couple extra buttons. The phone […]

Facebook announces Facebook Home, Coming To Google Play April 12

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Today at an event in San Francisco Facebook announced Facebook Home, its new suite of apps for Android. Facebook’s goal with Home is to build a phone experience built around people, instead of apps. To do that the social network replaced the lockscreen and homescreen with what it calls the Cover Feed. That replaces widgets […]

HTC One: 5 Things to Know

The AT&T HTC One will be the only one with 64GB of storage.

Today, after a lengthy delay, HTC One pre-orders will kick off in the United States, ushering in the company’s new flagship smartphone that will be arriving to take on the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and iPhone 5. We’ve heard quite a bit about this phone in terms of features, from its high-resolution display […]

Wacom Introduces Wacom Bamboo Mini Stylus

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Wacom has launched a new pointing device called the Wacom Bamboo Mini Stylus. It plugs into a smart phone or tablet head phone jack to keep it always at hand. Wacom can’t fix the biggest problem with capacitive touch styli: the size needed to properly ink on a touch. But they hope to fix the […]

Walmart Selling iPad Minis for $299

Apple offers several iPad mini deals in the Apple refurbished store.

The iPad Mini with Wi-Fi and 16GB of internal storage is on sale for $299 for pick up at Walmart, or for order on Walmart.com. As part of its “Rollbacks” discount program Walmart offers the iPad Mini 16GB in both white and black. It can be shipped or paid for online and picked up in-store. […]

Nokia Lumia 920: Latest Firmware Update Severely Cripples Connectivity

The Nokia Lumia 920

According to reports compiled by WPCentral, users of the Lumia 920 on AT&T have reported that phones running the recent 1308 firmware update are experiencing intermittent connectivity issues, including LTE data connectivity being completely non-existent or slowing to a trickle. The 1308 firmware also allows access to a new Access Point Settings menu that, according to […]

AT&T LG Optimus G Jelly Bean Update Now Available

The LG Optimus G Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is now available.

Yesterday, the AT&T LG Optimus G Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update started to roll out. Today, AT&T, as expected, confirmed the good news saying that the long-awaited upgrade to Jelly Bean is now available for those LG Optimus G owners that wish to get it and the many features that are coming along with it. […]

Apple Makes App Store Ratings Easier To See

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Today Apple made a minor change to the iOS App Store to make age ratings more visible than before. The iPhone and iPad App Store age ratings now appear in small icons below the name and developer of apps so users can see them with minimal effort. The rating icons merely show recommended age for […]

HTC One Pre-Orders Kick Off in U.S.

The Nexus 4 is competing against the likes of the HTC One.

After a bit of a delay, the HTC One will go up for pre-order today in the United States with AT&T set to start taking pre-orders for the all-metal flagship that will be touching down on both it and Sprint later on this month. Read: HTC Explains the HTC One Ultrapixel Camera. In February, HTC […]

Samsung Experience Stores Invading Best Buy For Galaxy S4 Release

A quick look a the Samsung Experience Stores opening in time for the Samsung Galaxy S4 release.

Samsung and Best Buy are teaming up to introduce a Samsung Experience Stores within 1,400 Best Buy locations just in time for the Samsung Galaxy S4 release date in the U.S. Samsung is clearly making a move into Apple’s retail sector, offering up a controlled retail environment with staff who are educated in Samsung’s product line. The move is […]

How To Watch The ‘Facebook Phone’ Event Live

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Today at 1 p.m. ET, 10 a.m. PT Facebook will announce its new home on Android,” but you don’t have to live in the Bay Area to watch the event live. At the event Facebook will likely announce its new Facebook Home, a new Facebook app that comes with a custom Android launcher. Leaks of the […]