iPhone Worth More to Consumers Than Android Smartphones


In a recent survey conducted by investment company Piper Jaffray, users of the iPhone considered their devices to be worth $313 while Android smartphone owners valued their devices at $220, or approximately $100 less. The survey polled 400 consumers from major metropolitan areas in the U.S. and ASia. Interestingly, the $313 valuation that consumers attributed […]

Quad-Core Huawei MediaPad 10 to Retail Under $500


It looks like Huawei’s quad-core 10-inch MediaPad with a full 1080p HD display will be priced at under $500 when it arrives in August. The slate was initially announced earlier this year alongside Huawei’s quad-core smartphone at the Mobile World Congress trade show. The MediaPad 10 will be an ambitious effort for Huawei, which had […]

Motorola Cuts Price on MOTOACTV Smart Sports Watch

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One of my personal favorite Android accessory, the MOTOACTV sports watch, which is a smart watch made by Motorola, has just received a $100 price cut making it even more affordable. With summer here, the MOTOACTV sports watch will help you track calories burned, steps taken, miles ran, or distance pedaled. The watch comes with […]

NVIDIA Pushing for Affordable Quad-Core Smartphones This Year


With the quad-core Google Nexus 7 tablet to retail starting at just $200, chip-maker NVIDIA proves that premium hardware does not have to cost premium prices. Now, after having demonstrated that it could bring its quad-core Tegra 3 chipset to an affordable tablet market, NVIDIA is pushing into the smartphone space and is saying that […]

Microsoft Offers Windows Users $40 Upgrade Path to Windows 8 Pro


Microsoft is being aggressive with its forthcoming Windows 8 release, which will come in three flavors with Windows 8 Pro being the highest-end business class version of the touch-centric OS. The company is allowing Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7 users an opportunity to upgrade to Windows 8 Pro for just $40 using the […]

7-Inch Iconia Tab A110 With Quad-Core Tegra 3 to Launch Under $200


Beating Google’s much speculated announcement of its Nexus 7 Tablet at this year’s Google I/O developer conference, Acer has announced that its own Iconia Tab A110 will be debuting at just under $200. The Acer-made tablet will feature similar specs to the rumored Nexus Tablet that is speculated to be made by rival Asus, including […]

Nokia Lumia 900 Price Slashed at Amazon

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Amazon has dropped the price of the Nokia Lumia 900 for new customers and those wishing to upgrade to AT&T’s flagship 4G LTE Windows Phone. Originally, Amazon had been offering the Lumia 900 for a mere $19.99 for those wishing to make an upgrade. The retailer has now dropped the price for upgraders all the […]

Toshiba Announces 3 New Excite Android Slates for U.S.


Toshiba’s first foray into the Android tablet market was met with some criticism despite packing a lot of ports and power that made the Toshiba Thrive tablet a standout among competitors. The device was bulky and users wanted thin and light. Toshiba has listened and is now unveiling three new Android tablets under the new […]

Crux Drops Price on Crux 360 iPad Keyboard Case


The Crux 360 keyboard case is among my favorite iPad accessory and now CruxCase has dropped the price on this versatile keyboard add on. The accessory features a hinged clamshell case design with a flip-around hinge that allows users to close the clamshell to protect the iPad, flip the clamshell all the way open to […]

Novatel Jetpack MiFi 4620L Coming to Verizon on April 12


After unveiling two new Jetpack mobile hotspot units at the Consumer Electronics Show, Verizon Wireless has confirmed that the Novetel MiFi 4620L Jetpack 4G mobile hotspot unit will be coming to stores and retail channels starting April 12. The updated unit from last year’s MiFi unit now supports up to 10 connections so you can […]

Tegra 3-Powered Iconia Tab A510 to Land in U.S. Under $500


Acer has finally announced pricing for its updated 10.1-inch Iconia Tab tablet that will be coming to the U.S. to take on the Transformer Prime from rival Asus and the new iPad from Apple. Like the Asus tablets, the Iconia Tab A510 will be running the Android operating system–Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich to be […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Priced at 729?

While Samsung had announced the 10.1-inch version of the Galaxy Note, expanding its offering of pen-enabled tablets, at Mobile World Congress, the company did not announce what it hopes to charge for its larger Note. Now, according to one online retailer, we may expect to see the Galaxy Note 10.1 to be priced at729, or […]

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Priced at €729?


While Samsung had announced the 10.1-inch version of the Galaxy Note, expanding its offering of pen-enabled tablets, at Mobile World Congress, the company did not announce what it hopes to charge for its larger Note. Now, according to one online retailer, we may expect to see the Galaxy Note 10.1 to be priced at €729, or […]

AT&T Continues to Spin Tiered Data Plans; Offers Developers a Way to Pay for Consumer Data Charges


After having created an uproar by eliminating the unlimited data plans just days before launching the iPhone 4, AT&T is seemingly continuing its vendetta against unlimited iPhone data plan subscribers who had been grandfathered in before the carrier switched over to tiered data plans. Most recently, the ‘rethink possible’ carrier had created an outraged community […]

T-Mobile USA Announces Galaxy S Blaze 4G Pricing, Availability

This will be T-Mobile’s second announcement for the Galaxy S Blaze 4G. After having announced the device earlier this year at the Consumer Electronics Show without any details of availability. It seems now the carrier is ready to let the cat out of the bag with the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G and T-Mobile USA […]

T-Mobile USA Caps Domestic Data Roaming on ‘Unlimited Plans’


T-Mobile USA, the nation’s fourth largest wireless provider and the carrier known for unlimited data plans with throttling in lieue  of overages, is now further restricting its ‘unlimited’ plan offerings when users roam domestically. Unlike international roaming, domestic roaming occurs when a customer stays in the U.S. but enters a geographic area where T-Mobile may […]