By Humberto Saabedra on February 13, 2013
After months of few alternatives to Apple’s official USB to Lightning cable, Amazon and nascent consumer electronics dealer Monoprice have begun offering their own officially licensed cables at lower prices.
By Christopher Price on November 5, 2012
A repeat of a deal we ran recently, now ten dollars cheaper than the last time.
By Christopher Price on September 17, 2012
We explain the war of words between Google’s Andy Rubin and Alibaba’s Aliyun OS team… and, in the process, dive deep into the world of Android compatibility. It’s a coming storm, headed this way, that you should know about.
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By Humberto Saabedra on September 7, 2012
Amazon announces a refreshed Kindle Fire lineup in the Kindle HD series, with added AT&T 4G LTE
By Christopher Price on March 29, 2012
New Kindle Fires take on Google source code delays and iPad, while Amazon fire sales off refurb’ed current units.
By Christopher Price on March 6, 2012
Google suddenly took the unannounced move to rebrand all of its content stores as one unified marketplace, called Google Play. The lack of any announcement of major branding changes caught most off-guard. While Google was expected in early 2012 to make changes to how it sells content, but it was not expected to do so [...]
By Humberto Saabedra on October 10, 2011
Amazon’s Android App Store is currently offering the popular IM+ app for free for today only as a part of its daily free premium Android app program. The app supports all of the major IM protocols and is usually priced at $9.99.
By Humberto Saabedra on July 8, 2011
Amazon has listed the Vizio 8-inch Android tablet up for pre-order at a $30 discount from its direct pricing on Vizioâ€™s own site at $349.99. The tablet features a 1GHz processor, 4GB of internal memory, Android Gingerbread with Vizioâ€™s own app suite, front facing camera, Wi-Fi N radio and Bluetooth. The tablet was announced along [...]
By Humberto Saabedra on June 30, 2011
Nokia has quietly shut down its longstanding online sales portal in the US after five years, following similar closures earlier this month in the UK and Spain. The portal was initially opened to offer interested customers easier access to unlocked phones and accessories, but has stated that the individual portals have become untenable thanks to [...]
By Humberto Saabedra on June 14, 2011
Amazon is currently offering the AT&T HP Veer 4G for one cent after new agreement, undercutting AT&T’s current $99.99 price after new agreement. The Veer 4G features webOS 2.1 which features Just Type universal search, HSPA+ support, a 2.6 inch capacitive touch display, Wi-Fi N/Bluetooth and GPS support, 8GB of memory, Qualcomm Scorpion processor, WebKit [...]