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Apple is working on a waterproof iPhone, but with a huge twist

Apple has been lagging behind when it comes to creating a waterproof smartphone like Samsung and Sony have done in the past. <i>9to5Mac</i> has flagged a new …

Learn everything you need to know about the Galaxy S6 with these two manuals

The worst part of any product announcement is a few days afterwards when it begins to sink in that you’ve still got over a month to wait until you …

The best smartphones from MWC

The 2015 edition of Mobile World Congress is coming to a close today and, as much as we'd like to stay longer in lovely Barcelona, it's time to say goodbye. While this year's event may have seemed a little underwhelming, we did see major announcements from HTC and Samsung -- two companies battling …

18 smartphones announced at Mobile World Congress 2015

It’s quite a show here in Barcelona. Many companies announced new devices, including HTC and Samsung which — rather than hosting their own events — …

Mobile Technology

Galaxy S6 vs. iPhone 6: Samsung is a clear winner in low-light camera comparison

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but two pictures can be worth even more. Samsung finally took the wraps off of its next-generation …

Phones

Galaxy S6 vs. HTC One M9: The complete specs comparison

What a week it’s been for smartphone fans around the world. After a slow couple of months to start the year, March roared in like a lion with the …

New report may reveal launch timing for Apple’s next-gen iPhone 6s

When many enthusiastic iPhone fans learned last year that the iPhone 6 would still feature 1GB of RAM instead of 2GB or even 3GB like many rival …

5 intriguing apps for Windows 8.1: March 6, 2015

With the ever-growing number of apps and games in the Windows Store, it is becoming increasingly difficult to keep up with what's out there.<p>For that …

Samsung’s Galaxy S6 may have a serious hardware problem that’s unfixable

Is the honeymoon over already? Samsung unveiled its new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge flagship smartphones less than a week ago, and eager Android …

Huge leak: Unreleased ‘HTC One M9 Plus’ pictured for the first time

HTC just announced its sleek new HTC One M9 flagship smartphone earlier this week, but the rumor mill has already moved on to bigger and better …

US carries prep for Galaxy S6, with Verizon announcing pre-orders

We know that global availability of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge begins on April 10; Samsung made that much very clear at its announcement. And …

Video: This is Samsung’s $30,000 luxury doghouse

Everyone loves their pets… but do they love them enough to buy them a house that costs more than $30,000? If you do then Samsung has what looks like …

Microsoft Band back in stock online, but only if you signed up for the promo emails

If you signed up to be alerted when the Microsoft Band was back in stock online, you may be in luck. The company has now fired off those emails …

Apple Watch battery life and low-power mode details leak out

With only a few days to go until Apple's next big press event, where it's expected to reveal final pricing and availability details for the Apple Watch, we're hearing even more about how its first smartwatch will function. Sources tell 9to5Mac (which is typically accurate about early info like …

Banks respond to fraud with improved verification for Apple Pay

Reports of thieves using stolen payment info with Apple Pay surfaced earlier this week, and banks are already stepping up security measures. In fact, the culprits used the software to employ credit card details stolen during Target's massive breach in 2013. <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reports that those …

Your Apple Watch’s battery life could get a huge boost with this awesome charging strap

According to the latest reports, the Apple Watch will be able to last all day with moderate usage, but the chances of squeezing more than a day out …

Control your Philips Hue Lights with Huetro 2.0 now for Windows and Windows Phone

Philips Hue Lights (MeetHue.com) are certainly not cheap, but they are very awesome. The system allows you replace your current lights with a LED …

New leaks reveal what it’s like to live with the Apple Watch

With Apple’s next major Apple Watch event just days away, <i>TechCrunch</i> has talked with multiple people who have been using the device extensively and …

Apple may have resolved the Apple Watch’s battery life woes

When it comes to the Apple Watch, we’ve got three big outstanding questions: when will we get a chance to buy it? What will it cost? And what can we …

Samsung Galaxy S6 touchscreen problems: mountain or molehill?

When a new flagship smartphone from a major manufacturer finally makes its official debut after months and months of waiting, we want that handset to …

I have no idea what is happening in this trailer for Furious 7… but I can’t take my eyes off it

I’ll be honest: I’ve never a seen a single movie in the <i>Fast & Furious</i> franchise. Not the first one, not the one where they’re in Tokyo, not the one …

A lot of recent Sony Xperia hardware is never going to get Lollipop

Sony’s bringing Android 5.0 Lollipop to a bunch of its phones. The company confirmed its update intentions for a number of specific models all the …

Mobile recap: iOS Android Wear; Pebble Time Steel; Huawei Nexus

Image copyright Kevin Tofel/Gigaom.In the final run up before the Apple Watch launches, an interesting rumor made the rounds: Google is allegedly …

Android News

You actually can remove the Galaxy S6’s battery… it just takes some work

One thing that some people found disappointing about the Galaxy S6 was that its stylish unibody design seemed to have come at the expense of having a …

Watch out, Apple: Microsoft Band is coming to 765 Best Buy stores this month

Microsoft may or may not have intended their first foray into health and fitness to be a hit, but the Microsoft Band always appears to be selling …