Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. Galaxy S3: Early Look at What to Expect

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While most consumers are going to be comparing the Samsung Galaxy S5 to devices like the iPhone 5s, Galaxy S4, and Nexus 5, others will be comparing it to older and cheaper devices, devices like last year’s Samsung Galaxy S3. As we head into the new year, the Galaxy S3 remains a visible option for […]

PS4 Takes Top Spot in War with the Xbox One

Should I buy an Xbox One or a PS4? The answer is complex, but price shouldn't be the only factor.

This generation of console gaming only kicked off a month ago, but industry insiders are already looking for early signs of which company will come out on top. Fortunately for Sony, early sales numbers seem to favor its PS4 as the early leader. This afternoon Sony took to its PlayStation Blog announce that numbers compiled […]

LG Gx Leak Points to Galaxy Note 3 Competitor

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It looks like the LG G2 isn’t all the Korean company has planned for powerhouse smartphones, as we’re seeing a leak today that points at a new device to rival Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3. The LG Gx leaked this week in a Korean ad, and it could be what’s next for the company. Earlier this […]

5 Best Verizon Smartphones [December, 2013]


The year is almost over which means that carriers have now put forth the devices that will be taking them into the new year and beyond. Fortunately, carriers like Verizon are chock full of smartphone options and fantastic options at that, the only issue is trying to narrow down the best of the best. Here, […]

US Carriers Relent and Agree to Cell Phone Unlocking

AT&T to Start Unlocking Off-Contract iPhones on April 8th

It took the threat of government regulation from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to bring this about but the major US carriers have relented and have agreed to six principals that will make it easier for customers to unlock their phones and be informed about how they can go about doing so. The five US […]

Nexus 7 (2013) Android 4.4.2 First Impressions Video

Check out what's new and a potential Nexus 7 Android 4.4.2 issue.

The Nexus 7 Android 4.4.2 update is rolling out to users and we spent the last day or so using this new version of Android on the Nexus 7 (2013) model to see how it performs. The Nexus 7 (2013) Android 4.4.2 update is available over the air and for manual installation, but the rollout […]

LG Optimus G Android 4.4 KitKat Update Begins for Some (Update)


We’ve already seen Android 4.4 KitKat arrive for multiple devices this month, and apparently LG wants to join the fun. As you all know, the LG G2 isn’t set to get Android 4.4 KitKat until sometime next year, possibly around the end of December, but for those with the older Optimus G the update could […]

What Not to Expect After Android 4.4.2 KitKat: Nexus 4, Nexus 7, More


This week, after Android 4.4 KitKat and Android 4.4.1 KitKat updates, Google started rolling out Android 4.4.2 KitKat, its latest update for Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7, and Nexus 10 device around the globe. While the roll out is still ongoing, we felt it important to set some expectations for the future and take […]

iPad mini with Retina Display: Thoughts After One Month


In my initial review of the iPad mini with Retina Display I stated that it was an almost perfect mobile device. That still holds. If you like a smaller Tablet form factor the iPad mini with Retina Display is a great choice. It is small enough to tote anywhere and powerful enough to handle just about any […]

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Wait for the Samsung Galaxy S5


With Samsung Galaxy S5 rumors starting to surface at an increasing rate, consumers likely have turned their attention toward the company’s rumored “Next Big Thing”. With a Galaxy S5 release date approaching, prospective buyers are likely trying to decide whether or not to wait for the device to arrive. Here, we take a look at […]

Google+ Turns Your Smartphone Into a Snow Globe

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Google added a fun little holiday gift and Easter Egg to the Google+ Android app rolling out today, one which will remind everyone of their childhood playing with a snow globe. Google+ Auto Awesome has received some neat features as of late, and this week Google introduced one more. Google+ will turn any smartphone into […]

Moto X Android 4.4 Update Continues to Sprint

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After almost every major carrier in the US updated the popular Motorola Moto X smartphone to the latest Android 4.4 KitKat over the past few weeks, and a few smaller carriers like US Cellular, Sprint users were feeling a bit left out. Not anymore because starting today the same update is finally rolling out. Motorola […]

What Not to Expect After iOS 7.0.4: iPad & iPad mini

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With iOS 7.0.4 problems swirling, an iOS 7.1 beta out for developers and the end of the year within range, iPad owners of all shapes and sizes are likely wondering what’s next, what comes after the iOS 7.0.4 update. Ahead of that future, we want to help set some software expectations for owners of the […]

GameFly Gets PC Gamers Into the Holiday Spirit With Custom Bundles

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GameFly, the world’s leading service for users looking to rent disc-based video games, isn’t leaving gaming-related deals to Sony, Microsoft and Steam. Instead, the service is taking on those vendors with special Build Your Own Bundles that feature titles from Ubisoft, Rockstar, Square Enix, Valve and more. Here’s how it works, any PC user can […]

Galaxy S3 Android 4.3 Update Nearly Complete

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The update to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean for Samsung Galaxy S3 users hasn’t been extremely smooth, but by now almost all users have received the update. After countless delays and multiple issues the new software is almost finally done rolling out for everyone. With the last major US carrier Verizon pushing it out this week, […]

PS4 vs Xbox One: 7 Things Buyers Need to Know

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The PS4 and Xbox One are just getting started in a battle to be the game console of choice for the next five to ten years, and many shoppers are considering buying a PS4 or an Xbox One for the first time. While the Xbox 360 arguably won the last console competition, there are now […]

Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.3 Update Release Still Coming

Galaxy Nexus owners are complaining about Wi-Fi issues after Android 4.3.

It has been several months since Google announced and released Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. In fact, the company has already replaced the software with a brand new Android update in Android 4.4 KitKat. One device that is still without either is the Verizon Galaxy Nexus, though, according to Verizon, the Verizon Galaxy Nexus Android 4.3 […]

GTA: San Andreas Arrives on iOS

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Now iPhone and iPad users can rob, kill and cause mayhem without ever having to pick up a console video controller. Starting today, users can purchase an updated version of Rockstar’s GTA: San Andreas. Instead of just being a port of the original game, which debuted in 2004, GTA: San Andreas for iOS is all […]

Google Maps Now Integrates Gmail for Reservations and More


Up in Mountain View the app teams for Google have been busy. With updates this week for Google Search, Hangouts, Newsstand, Gmail, and even Google Drive, and this morning we’re seeing one more. Some neat little changes are coming to Google Maps. Google Maps version 7.5 is rolling out as of last night for Android […]