Chevy introduces ‘Active Phone Cooling’ to keep phones cool while wirelessly charging
It tends to get pretty hot during the summer months, and for a phone charging in that type of environment, the heat can be too much to bear. As a result, Chevrolet has introduced a new feature in some of its 2016 model cars that could come in handy.
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OnePlus 2 could come in three variants, shows Bluetooth SIG entry
On July 27, OnePlus is going to take advantage of virtual reality and officially announce the OnePlus 2. They’ve been building up to the big day, but one of the biggest surprises the company had in store may have just been outed by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (Bluetooth SIG).
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Verizon Nexus 6 now getting Android 5.1.1 update
Owning a carrier-branded Nexus device has never been easy, with updates coming late and features being potentially removed. For example, if you’re the owner of a Verizon-branded Nexus 6, you’re now getting the Android 5.1.1 update that other Nexus 6 owners have been enjoying for a while now.
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Moto 360 drops down to $149.99
The Moto 360 is still a fantastic smartwatch, despite the processor being a little antiquated. It’s still quick, fairly smooth, and very sexy. No one can deny the appeal of a round smartwatch, and the simplicity and elegance of the 360 is unmatched so far (at least in my opinion).
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The mid-range LG G4 S has leaked out
Android 5.1 Lollipop is now rolling out to the DROID Turbo
After months of delays, rumors and general frustration among consumers, the Motorola DROID Turbo is finally receiving its update to Android 5.1 Lollipop. After an already long wait for an update to Android 5.0 Lollipop, Motorola and Verizon announced in March that they would skip 5.0 and go directly to 5.1. ... Read More »Read more
LG G4 performance: benchmarks vs reality
Performance is a key part of smartphones, and flagships are expected to deliver peak performance. To keep up, manufacturers continue to use more and more powerful chipsets to match the demanding hardware and software of modern devices. The LG G4 is LG’s flagship for 2015 and it’s got big shoes to fill, with last year’s G3 ... Read More »Read more
Buy an LG G4 in July and get a free leather back, second battery and charging cradle
LG isn’t being shy about the promos with the G4 this year. The earliest adopters were treated to a microSD card, second battery and a charging cradle. (Quick PSA: If you didn’t redeem that offer already and bought a G4 between May 22 and June 30, you have until the July 14 to ... Read More »Read more
Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out
New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of additions to the Google Play store, but many go unnoticed and never receive the attention they deserve. We’ve shown in the past that this community can discover great apps and propel them to new heights. Our weekly Fresh Meat column highlights new apps with ... Read More »Read more
Buy an HTC One M9 from Verizon, get $100 in Google Play credit
Verizon customers looking for a phone upgrade between now and the end of August may want to put the HTC One M9 at the top of their list.
Verizon and HTC are teaming up on a promotion that puts $100 of Google Play credit into your digital pocketbook if you buy the HTC One M9 ... Read More »Read more