Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date: What Not to Expect

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With a Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop release date all but confirmed for early November, we want to take a look at what we do not expect from the Nexus 10, Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and Nexus 7 Android 5.0 Lollipop release date from Google. Google’s Android L update was first announced as Android 4.4 KitKat’s […]

HP U160 Mobile Monitor Makes Dual Screen Mobile Computing Affordable

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HP announced a new mobile monitor at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show. A 15.6″ monitor that connects to a user’s laptop over USB, the U160 is only 1.02″ thin, impressive for a mobile monitor. It brings a new option for those looking to get some serious work done while mobile. For a lot of business users, traveling with […]

Tablets at CES 2013 Roundup

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A lot of new tablets were introduced at this year’s CES. While there a lot of tablets to choose from already, many of the tablets we saw at CES were trying to compete with more popular tablets, such as the iPad and the Nexus 7. While tablets provide different functions, the user should approach purchasing […]

Riding a Giant Mechanical Spider at CES 2013

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A giant mechanical spider made an appearance at CES 2013 and the guys who built it were kind enough to let us take it for a test drive. The Mondo Spider is part work of art, part engineering testbed and all kinds of awesome. The Mondo Spider was built by a team of Vancouver-based artists […]

Samsung ATIV Tab: No One Knows What Windows RT in the U.S.

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Samsung made some news at the Consumer Electronics Show by announcing it won’t be releasing one of its previously announced products, at least in the U.S. market. According to the South Korean tech giant, the Windows RT-powered ATIV Tab won’t be headed to the U.S. market because it’s confusing and the average consumer doesn’t understand […]

BodyGuardz Pure Glass Joins Glass Screen Protector Trend

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Glass iPhone 5 screen protectors are one of the most popular iPhone 5 accessories we saw at CES 2013. Unlike traditional screen protectors, a glass screen protector is one that comes with some questions and confusion. Due to the fact that the idea of cases and other protectors is to protect the already existing glass […]

ZTE Confirms Flagship Grand S Smartphone Coming to U.S.

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At the Consumer Electronics Show this year, Chinese smartphone-maker ZTE had been busy hawking its wares, and the company has found success as it has announced that its flagship Grand S smartphone will be headed to North American carriers. ZTE says that it has received strong interest from U.S. carriers, and despite optimism on the […]

Huawei to Challenge Galaxy S4 With Its Own 8-Core CPU

While Samsung’s rumored Exynos 5 Octa processor with an 8-core design based on ARM’s Cortex A15 CPU is rumored for the Galaxy S4 smartphone, emerging Chinese smartphone-maker Huawei has said it will match Samsung with its own 8-core chipset. In an interview with Engadget, Huawei’s head of the consumer business group confirmed that an 8-core chipset […]

AT&T Adds Lenovo IdeaTab A2107 Tablet to Lineup

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AT&T Mobility has announced that it is now carrying the Lenovo IdeaTab A2107 Android tablet to its product portfolio. The IdeaTab A2107 will be a more budget 7-inch tablet with a resolution of 1024 X 600–not quite the 1280 X 800 resolution display on the Nexus 7. The device will come with 1 GB RAM, […]

Mophie iPhone 5 Battery Case Spotted on Plane Post-CES

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On my plane home from the Consumer Electronics Show, I was fortunate enough to sit next to a distributer who is a partner of Mophie, maker of the popular iPhone battery case. Since the iPhone 5 was released, Mophie had been relatively quiet and coy about when its iPhone 5 battery case would be released […]

Best of CES 2013

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The GottaBeMobile team presents our top picks from CES 2013. There are hundreds of quality devices and accessories here in Las Vegas, but there are only a handful that stand above the rest and earned one of our Best of CES awards. Our editors examined hundreds of products and services at CES 2013 before compiling […]

Sony Xperia Z vs. Samsung Galaxy S4 (Rumored)

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At CES 2013 in Las Vegas, Sony took down the curtain on its first big smartphone of the year in the form of the Sony Xperia Z. The Xperia Z is the company’s biggest smartphone launch thus far in 2013 and the device represents Sony’s flagship for the beginning half of the new year. That […]

Polaroid’s Android Interchangeable Lens Camera Offers Flexibility

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At the Consumer Electronics Show, Polaroid introduced the world’s first Android-powered smart camera with support for interchangeable lenses, giving it capabilities like a DSLR where you can change between fast lenses, wide angles, and zooms and telephotos. However, Polaroid’s iM1836 camera isn’t aimed at the prosumer market and is aimed at the beginning camera users who […]

ZTE to Launch Firefox Phone in Europe This Year

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Even though ZTE was showing some new Android smartphones and phablets at the Consumer Electronics Show this year, company U.S. head Cheng Lixin says that ZTE is already working with a few European carriers to deliver a Firefox phone later this year. And despite finding growth in the Android segment, ZTE isn’t the only one with […]

Galaxy S4 Cases Planned for June Launch

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With the Samsung Galaxy S4 release date still up in the air, at least one case maker is planning to launch its Galaxy S4 case during the month of June, the same month that the device arrived last year in the United States. Read: Samsung Galaxy S4 Feature Possibly Announced. At CES 2013, case-maker Pelican […]

6 Exciting Smartphones for First Half of 2013

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The first big event of 2013, CES 2013, has almost come to a close in Las Vegas and it has been extremely fruitful for smartphone enthusiasts. We saw one extremely intriguing device launch and we also saw some powerful hardware for upcoming high-end smartphones debut. And with Mobile World Congress on the way, it’s an […]

LarkLife Band Rivals Fuelband

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At CES 2013 there has been a huge focus on health and personal fitness technology. One of the devices that allows users to better monitor their health and fitness is the LarkLife band. LarkLife is similar to the Nike Fuelband, another band that tracks data such as steps taken or calories burned. For those who are on […]

UltraHD Panasonic 20-Inch Windows 8 Tablet Hands-On

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UltraHD, more colloquially referred to as 4K, displays are the meme of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show much like how 3D displays were a large theme a few years ago. And It’s good to see that UltraHD will be migrating from both large HDTVs to smaller monitors and tablets, and Panasonic was on hand to […]

Panasonic Windows 8 Toughpad Offers Enterprise-Grade Security

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At the Consumer Electronics Show, Panasonic introduced a ruggedized enterprise class Windows Phone 8 Touchpad FZ-A1 tablet. With the power of Windows 8 under its belt, the Touchpad would be a great fit for enterprises that require security and the rugged form factor of the Toughpad. According to Panasonic, the Toughpad family is designed to meet […]

Sharp Shows Off Possible iPhone 6 Feature

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At CES 2013, Sharp not only showed off flexible displays like Samsung, but maybe more importantly, the company showed off its IGZO display technology, the same technology that has been rumored to be coming with the next iPhone model, presumably called the iPhone 5S or the iPhone 6. Read: iPhone 6 Release Date Again Pegged […]