HTC has announced that chairman and co-founder Cher Wang is replacing Peter Chou as CEO, effective immediately. As HTC has faced several years of financial troubles, the company has looked to streamline, trim down and shift toward creating only devices that will guarantee sales. With a mixed response to the HTC ... Read More »
Android may dominate the smartphone market, but Apple still holds a big share. And the fact that Android Wear is exclusive to Android doesn’t help the smartwatch industry, as Google and its manufacturers are losing out on significant amounts of sales. With the Apple Watch being overly expensive, people would definitely buy a cheaper Android ... Read More »
Despite recent rumors that Huawei may have a hand in manufacturing the next Nexus smartphone, Korean outlet eToday is reporting that LG will be the next Nexus manufacturer.
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Continuing its long-standing tradition of releasing blingy fashion accessories, Samsung has announced its latest line of accessories for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge. The company’s old partner Swarovski returns, ano it’s joined by Burton, Montblanc, Rebecca Minkoff, and Romero Britto.
As you can expect from such names, the accessories aren’t really normal cases. They feature designs, ... Read More »
There’s a new highly-inexpensive smartphone manufacturer hitting the market today with a rather impressive debut entry. Starting today, you can buy the Icon Q Q5.5 directly from the Icon Q website for just $199.
Dubbed the “travel super phone,” the Icon Q Q5.5 is a completely unlocked, contract-free device with reasonable specs priced ... Read More »
Huawei announced the Ascend P7 in May of last year, and while we’re now a bit earlier in the year, it looks like the company is gearing up to announce the device’s successor. Huawei is sending out invitations to an event in central London that will take place on April 15, and it’s believed ... Read More »
Nexus 6 owners on T-Mobile, begin hammering your “Check update” button.
T-Mobile is now pushing Android 5.1 to Nexus 6 models running on its network. T-Mobile product guy Des Smith confirmed the push on Twitter, saying that the update also includes Voice over LTE (VoLTE) support. T-Mobile’s Nexus 6 support page shows ... Read More »
Thanks to Lenovo CEO Yang Yuanqing, we may have an early look at the next generation Moto 360. The image below was posted to his Weibo account and quickly removed, but not quickly enough. That would certainly give one the impression that this wasn’t a deliberate act. However, we are just a day past the ... Read More »
Android Auto was initially unveiled in 2014, but since then it’s been waiting in the wings until Google was ready to set it out into the world. While auto manufacturers have already pledged to launch some vehicles with the functionality in their own systems, the aftermarket in-car system is one area where Android Auto ... Read More »
Ever since Google launched Android Device Manager to help people find their lost device, Google says that it has helped nearly 30 million owners reconnect with a missing device. And now the company is expanding its usefulness a bit by adding support for Android Wear.
Today, via the Official Android Blog, Google announced that ... Read More »