Verizon LTE Advanced rolling out in 461 cities with faster peak download speeds
Verizon Wireless has officially announced that it is rolling out LTE Advanced to 461 cities across the United States.
With LTE Advanced, customer peak download speeds will see a sharp increase. Specifically, peak download speeds can be up to 50 percent faster thanks to carrier aggregation. To make it work, Verizon is combining its 700MHz, AWS ... Read More »Read more
Top 5 most popular Android apps from last week: LOST MAZE, Notion
Every week we cover new Android apps with Fresh Meat on Wednesday, followed by Android Gaming on Thursday and Top 10 App Updates on Friday. When Monday rolls around, we look back to see which apps were the most appealing to our audience. Read on for the five most popular Android apps from last week. These apps are ... Read More »Read more
HTC rumored to announce One A9s at IFA 2016
HTC made the One A9 official in October of last year, and while the company made waves recently when it confirmed the One A9 wouldn’t be updated to the newest version of Android within 15 days of Nexus handsets, that’s not stopping HTC from prepping a successor.
According to VentureBeat, HTC plans on ... Read More »Read more
BLU Pure XR now official with 16MP camera, 5.5-inch HD display, and more
The BLU Pure XR is now official and it offers quite a few noteworthy features but also keeps the ... Read More »Read more
T-Mobile unveils One Plus add-on with unlimited HD video and high-speed mobile hotspot
Earlier this month, T-Mobile officially announced its T-Mobile One plan, which offers unlimited high-speed data, text, and minutes, but with a few caveats. The plan didn’t go over well with the general populace, though, so the Un-carrier is making some changes.
T-Mobile is shaking up its standard One plan and introducing a One Plus add-on as well. ... Read More »Read more
Huawei partners with Truecaller, will pre-install caller ID app on Honor 8 and more
Truecaller is growing more and more popular, revealing recently that it’s passed 90 million monthly active users and over 250 million downloads. And, of course, it partnered with Cyanogen last year.
Now Truecaller has another partnership, and it’s even bigger. Huawei has partnered with Truecaller and ... Read More »Read more
Samsung Rewards cards in Samsung Pay being rejected
If you received a Samsung Rewards card for signing up for Samsung Pay, it seems like it is having problems for the past couple of days. People are reporting that the card is getting declined when trying to pay for things.
The Samsung Rewards card is managed by Citibank, and the ... Read More »Read more
Google Wallet updated to automatically transfer incoming money to your bank
Google Wallet may have been separated from Android Pay for NFC mobile payments, but it’s still a useful app for easily transferring money to others.
A new update to the Google Wallet app will now automatically transfer incoming funds to your debit card or bank account rather than leaving them in your account to be manually transfer. ... Read More »Read more
Google adds Tic-Tac-Toe and Solitaire to Google Search
If you’re in the mood for a quick and simple game, rather than hitting up the Play Store give Google Search a try. The company has added both Solitaire and Tic-Tac-Toe to search, both on desktop and in the mobile Google Search app.
If you want to play either, just search “solitaire” or “tic tac toe” and ... Read More »Read more
Top 10 Android app updates this week: TED, Nike+ Run Club
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the ... Read More »Read more