Smartphones News


Grab A Slurpee and Hang With Deadpool With 7-Eleven's New AR Experience

By Brittany Vincent, May 07, 2018 9:45am PDT

A new augmented reality app lets you chill out with the Merc with a Mouth while at 7-Eleven. 


Uber Now Lets You Dial 911 Directly From The App

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 12, 2018 3:50pm PDT

If you find yourself in danger during an Uber ride, the app has your back. 


Samsung Unveils Galaxy S9 and S9+ Smartphones at MWC 2018, Highlighting New Camera Tech

By Asif Khan, Feb 25, 2018 11:00am PST

The latest Samsung phones were just announced at Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona. Check out the details and specs!


"That was my experience with both samsung flagships I owned. Never again. I’m not paying ..."

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RIP Windows Phone: 2010-2017

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 09, 2017 10:05am PDT

The boys at Redmond are taking the mobile platform out behind the shed.


"agreed, it is the best UI still... just couldn't get the app support it needed :( "

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Animal Crossing Mobile Game Delayed

By Asif Khan, Jan 31, 2017 3:15am PST

Nintendo announced the smartphone game's delay in their fiscal third quarter earnings release.


"This is my concern too, especially since that's kinda what we're getting with Mario Kart, and ..."

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Sony reportedly planning to develop smartphone games for March 2018 release

By Daniel Perez, Oct 14, 2016 9:16am PDT

A new contender has emerged as Sony reportedly plans to enter the smartphone market with a number of new games.


"Remember PlayStation Mobile ( https://www.playstation.com/en-us/explore/playstation-mobile/ )? ..."

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Google Is Gearing Up To Announce Its Own Smartphone

By Brittany Vincent, Sep 20, 2016 10:03am PDT

You may want to hold off on purchasing that iPhone 7 if you're a Google fan. 


BlackBerry Classic will no longer be in production

By Daniel Perez, Jul 06, 2016 6:28am PDT

BlackBerry traditionalists should hold onto their Classic for as long as they can considering no new devices will be produced.


"It's not all that strange given that their claim to fame was strapping ancient tech onto a small ..."

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Nintendo hiring programmers for smartphone games

By David Craddock, Jul 05, 2016 1:20pm PDT

New job ads point to Nintendo gearing up for its planned mobile entries to Animal Crossing and Fire Emblem, and likely more games in the future.


HTC 10 releasing in US in early May; pre-orders begin today

By Daniel Perez, Apr 12, 2016 6:53am PDT

HTC has announced its latest flagship phone, the HTC 10, and looks to improve on a number of issues users have had with previous models.


"They added OIS on both cams (like you have, but the m8 and m9 did not), but jacked around with ..."

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Review: Bringing Sexy Back

By Daniel Perez, Apr 28, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Samsung has made some big improvements to not only its Galaxy S6's internal specs, but the phone finally has the premium look fans have been begging for. Is it just another pretty face or is this the droid you were looking for? Our review.


"My counterpoint would be that buying an S6 (what this thread is currently complaining about) ..."

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LG G4 offers premium leather to match premium specs

By Daniel Perez, Apr 28, 2015 9:30am PDT

LG has unveiled its G4 today will have a leather rear along with some top-notch internal specs, which includes a faster processor, improved camera, and more.


Nintendo enters the smartphone games business with DeNA

By Daniel Perez, Mar 17, 2015 6:34am PDT

Get ready to play games based on your favorite Nintendo IPs on your smartphone and tablet thanks to this new partnership.


"I kind of wonder if they'll use mobile as an old/new idea/ip testing ground, see what gets ..."

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Snail Games USA launching Android-based gaming devices at CES 2015

By Daniel Perez, Dec 12, 2014 8:30am PST

CES 2015 is right around the corner, and Snail Games USA is preparing to launch Android-based gaming smartphones and a console at this year's show.


SingStar warbling its way to PlayStation 4 with smartphone app

By Robert Workman, May 21, 2014 1:15pm PDT

Sony's SingStar is coming to PlayStation 4, with a new method that circumvents the need for plastic peripherals.