Smartphones, and Android phones in particular, are seeing a resurgence in innovation. Just a year ago, manufacturers seemed to be doing little to differentiate their handsets, with specs reaching a satisfying ceiling.
This year, things are different. We’re seeing interesting new trends in hardware, software and accessories. And we want to hear from you.
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With rumors flying about a new Nexus device, it’s time again to test the waters. Who really should create the next Nexus device? Signs are pointing to Motorola creating a whale of a phone, aptly named Shamu, that’s set to be branded as a Nexus device. If that’s the next Nexus device, then what’s happening ... Read More »
Now that the first wave of Nexus 5 devices have been delivered, we thought it would be a good time to find out how many of you actually purchased the Nexus 5. As we saw with yesterday’s Nexus 5 spec showdown, there are a few competing Android devices which outclass Google’s latest device, but ... Read More »
Both companies have made their pitch. Which phone are you most likely to buy next? Vote in our poll and make your voice heard.
Today is Nexus day for some of those who ordered their devices from Google Play. The lucky ones have their devices already shipped and on vehicle for delivery today, while others have been moved to backorder and could have to wait three weeks. We have received thousands of comments about Nexus orders over the ... Read More »
What are the most addicting games on Android? Tower defense games are easy to pick up and play, and the endless waves of enemies make you want to keep coming back for more. We’ve been playing tower defense games since the early days of Android, so we rounded up our Top 10 picks. Read on ... Read More »
If millions of people are buying 7-inch tablets for $199, how many 10-inch tablets would they buy for the same $199 price? We might find out soon because Engadget editor Tim Stevens is reporting that an “inside source” told him Microsoft will launch their 10-inch Surface tablet for $199 on October ... Read More »
Rumors have been swirling lately about a pair of Android-powered glasses and this week Nick Bilton of the NY Times reports that Google will put them on sale to the public by the end of the year. The glasses are expected “to cost around the price of current smartphones” according to several Google employees ... Read More »
Now that Motorola has killed the MOTOBLUR name, we need to find a new one. Since it won’t be fun to call it “Motorola’s Android experience” every time we talk about it, we asked you–our readers–to come up with some new and creative names. And you guys didn’t disappoint. With more than two dozen good ... Read More »
Though some of these devices have been available online for a few days, there is nothing like walking into a store and having some intimate time with a handset before making a commitment. Today, May 26, Verizon has 3 new devices available in-store, and chances are many of you will be running over to get ... Read More »