Almost one month ago, HTC officially introduced the HTC Explorer, announced as the most affordable HTC's Android smartphone. The device is finally available for purchase in UK from famous mobile retailer Clove, who is offering the device for £192 ($307) without contract. Rumor has it that Vodafone UK and ThreeUK will sell the Explorer sooner or [...
Technically, Samsung Pay has actually to officially roll out to business and users, but that's definitely not going to stop Samsung from dreaming big. While it's still busy actually preparing the system for merchants and smartphones, it is announcing that the payment service will also come to your living room. Samsung Pay on Samsung Smart TVs.
This weeks is a Windows Phone and selfie week. Just a while ago, we saw Samsung unveil the selfie-friendly mid-range Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 , both with front LED flash. Also this week, we saw the Microsoft Lumia 640 and the 640 XL appear in Cricket and AT&T, respectively.
Sometimes carriers mark smartphones up from their standard, manufacturer price. Sometimes this amount of money is negligible - like AT&T's $20 over the standard $499 HTC will charge for the HTC One A9. But Sprint's not feeling like offering the device at HTC's current price - nor the lower price of $399 the device is currently at on promo. Instead, Sprint is charging users $696 for the HTC One A9.
HTC is serious with making more money after revenue fell down by 40% a couple of months ago. The company has a number of monetization plans including building apps where ads can be injected. Another effort is adding advertisements into the BlinkFeed Android news reader which can be annoying for some users.
Now that the new HTC One A9 is out, people are saying that it looks a lot like an iPhone 6. When we first got our hands on the device , we noticed right away that it's an iPhone 6S clone. It's not a total replica but the design is very familiar to the mobile industry. We know this isn't the only iPhone look-alike out there but this one from HTC is being scrutinized harder.
At the start of 2015, Sony effectively gave up on making smartphones in the hope of recapturing former glories. Its mobile division now loses the company nearly $2 million per day even after being slimmed down to a fraction of its former size.
HTC may be busy introducing new phones left and right but truth is, the company is losing money. Revenue the past months went down by 40 percent but HTC is still hopeful that sales will improve especially after the new models are launched. Some of the new HTC phones launched the past weeks include the One ME More units are being prepped and being leaked like the HTC J Butterfly and the HTC WF5w .
If you use your PS4 for watching lots of movies, you know that the normal game controller isn’t the ideal way to do it. With the PS3 movie fans that didn't like to game that much could use the PS3 with a media remote that allowed you to control the movie and settings of the console more like a normal DVD player.
BlackBerry has officially started taking preorders for the BlackBerry Priv, the company's first Android phone. The device is being soldin the US, UK, and Canada,with pricing at $699,559, and CA$899, respectively. In the US and Canada, the device starts shipping November 6th, and in the UK the Priv will ship "starting the week of November 9.
LAS VEGAS — Amazon Web Services doesn’t just want to dominate the global business in selling computing online. It also wants to be the rarest thing of all in the technology industry: a long-lived company.
The Apple Watch now has another retail outlet to be sold at, following last month's arrival at mobile carriers like T-Mobile and Sprint . This time it's Target, as the US retailer has announced that it will start carrying the smartwatch today at select locations, with all stores to begin stocking it by October 25th. In addition, customers will be able to purchase the Apple Watch from Target.
Users have been expecting the ZenPad 8.0 and the ZenPad 8.0 S series tablets from Asus , since they have been heavily promoting it since it was announced earlier this month at Computex 2015. But the Taiwanese OEM has definitely surprised us with an under-the-radar offering that has now been unveiled via a video released earlier today. Asus introduced the ZenPad C 7.
HTC would try to remind you every chance it gets about how the One M9 was meticulously designed and crafted like a premium watch, with an attention to detail and materials like no other. Almost to the point that they may have forgotten that they're trying to make a 2015 flagship. For some, however, especially die hard HTC fans, that just isn't enough.
It may sound like a blubbering mess or a booboo, but Bluboo is trying to make a name for itself in creating really affordable, some may say cheap, Android devices that can be comparable to those devices that are 2-3 times more expensive. After introducing the market to the XTouch, and then showing off the XWatch, its first smartwatch, now they’re bringing the 2nd gen Uwatch.
We're patiently waiting for the recently leaked Redmi Note 2 phablet to be released next week but Xiaomi surprised us today by announcing the Redmi 2 Prime. This model was introduced in India where the mobile device was actually made, specifically in Xiaomi's Sri City manufacturing facility.
Google has just announced the first ever update to its developer preview of Android M , which still has to be christened with a name. Continuing the new tradition it set last year. Google is rolling out limited updates in order to let developers prepare their apps in advance as well as report bugs.
Earlier this year it became apparent that HTC was releasing ads disguised as notifications to users - now Samsung may be on the same path. What we're seeing here is a set of notifications that'll pop up in the pull-down notifications and settings menu on an Android device - newer Samsung devices, in this case - that'll link to a Samsung webpage where the items advertised are for sale.