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Rumor: Sony to unveil an Xperia Z5 Premium in addition to the Z5 and Z5 Compact?

One of the prematurely posted press shots Sony accidentally posted of the Z5.

In the past few weeks, the Xperia Z5 flagship has been the subject of …

Sony

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ review

Samsung’s first venture into the curved edge display game began with the Galaxy Note Edge, but it wasn’t until earlier this year that Samsung would …

Samsung

August 30, 2015

This late summer is hotter than anticipated, and we couldn’t be happier. The week before IFA brought us sneak peeks at smartwatches coming from …

Huawei

OPPO R7 Plus (& Selfie Stick) International Giveaway!

Welcome to the Sunday Giveaway, the place where we giveaway a new Android phone or tablet each and every Sunday.

A big congratulations to last week’s …

America's Next Top Model

Dendroid malware developer pleads guilty in court

It has been over a month since purported Dendroid malware developer Morgan Culbertson was arrested in a world-wide operation that put 70 involved …

Carnegie Mellon University

Motorola updates Camera and Gallery apps: move albums to SD, scan QR codes and more

Are you rocking an older Motorola phone? You may have notice some significant improvements hitting your device. Said manufacturer has just pushed out …

Motorola

Google Search now connects you with plumbers, electricians, house cleaners and locksmiths

Google is at hand’s reach whenever you need help for anything, but so far looking for home services has involved multiple steps. The Search Giant is …

Google

Google Play Services 8.1 update comes with Android Pay, but you can’t use it yet

Rumors recently suggested that Android Pay was to launch this past Wednesday. Obviously, this turned out to be a false alarm, but at the very least …

Google

HTC CEO Peter Chou joins digital production firm to strengthen VR endeavors

Every manufacturer worth its salt is entering the VR market one way or another, but very few have managed to impress us like HTC did with the Vive VR …

Virtual Reality

Deal: 128 GB PNY High Performance microSD card only $49.59!

Still rocking a smartphone or tablet with a microSD card slot? Fortune is definitely on your side. Not only due to microSD card readers becoming an …

MicroSD

(Update: from September 1) Chrome will pause Flash plugins to improve laptop battery life

Update, August 29: Google announced that the Flash-pausing feature will begin to roll out from September 1 via an update to Chrome. Prepare to see …

Google Chrome

Google Maps as art: a splattering of color changes the world we live in

It’s said that there is beauty in the world around us: all we need is but to open our eyes and see it. Google is interested in helping us see that …

Maps

Exposed: The BlackBerry Venice caught from all angles

In days long past, arguably two companies commanded high court among the grand arena of phones: Nokia and BlackBerry. Whereas the former took a path …

BlackBerry

Report: A major change in YouTube is about to arrive, with paywall in-tow

YouTube is firmly embedded in the internet culture as a type of defacto new television network. With over a billion subscribers, the Google-owned …

YouTube

LG announces new partnership with Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s HitRECord production company

LG has just announced a new partnership with Joseph Gordon-Levitt and his production company, HitRECord, to help develop new creative content over …

Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Vine is making it easier to loop and add music to your 6-second video clips

Vine has just introduced a notable update to its Android and iOS applications that lets you both discover and add music to your video clips. The …

Google Play

Latest Opera Beta update brings pull to refresh, synced typed history and more

If you’re not a fan of Google’s Chrome browser on your Android device, there’s a pretty good chance you’ve given Opera a try. Opera has been around …

Opera (Browser)

Back to school: the essential Android apps for students

As we prepare to bid a fond farewell to summer, classrooms and lecture halls are starting to fill up with eager and not so eager students returning …

Android Apps

Mirrativ is a cross between Twitch and Periscope, isn’t limited to just game streams

What happens when you mash up Periscope with Twitch? That’s essentially what you get with Mirrativ, a new app from Japan-based DeNA.

The new …

Periscope

Samsung Gear S2 hits the FCC suggesting two models, a standard and classic

While Samsung might not have a Note-worthy announcement at IFA this year, the company still has a few tricks up its corporate sleeve. Not only is …

Samsung

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zp0G5sAdsQA
Welcome back to the Android Apps Weekly show! Let’s jump right into the headlines for this week:

Microsoft …

Android Apps

Pengate blues? Video shows how to safely get the Note 5 S Pen out

The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 has quickly become the subject of its own “gate”, pengate as some are calling it. If you haven’t already heard, inserting …

Huawei Watch up for pre-order: pricey, coming soon, potentially with iOS support

Huawei is gearing up to re-launch its long-delayed Watch (or the “Huatch,” as anxious fans have come to call it). First announced at MWC in March, …

Huawei

Deal: Pick up a pair of MMOVE Bluetooth Stereo Earbuds for just $31.99 (34% off)

Going for a run? Commuting to work? Don’t let troublesome headphone cables slow you down. If you’d like to listen to your music worry-free while …

Bluetooth

Review: Pac-Man 256 is a thrilling throw-back with the original Maze Runner

Endless runner games are a dime a dozen these days. With respect to some of them, the graphical approach or design aesthetics are so nice that it’s a …

Pac-Man

Research finds falling consumer interest in wearables

The wearables market hasn’t quite taken off in quite the way that many manufacturers were likely hoping for and research from Argus Insights suggests …

Research

The traditional flagship is sinking, but don’t count it out just yet

Perhaps the game isn’t over yet, but the $800 flagship is running out of health points.

Smartphones are getting cheaper all the time. Sales of …

Samsung

Google polishes app search results with a new UI

If you have been looking for an app using Google’s mobile search lately then you may have spotted a new, colourful results layout, showcasing the …

Google

MIUI 7 already ported to 69 smartphones

Xiaomi may only have released its MIUI 7 operating system a couple of weeks ago, but eager developers have already ported the ROM to a number of …

Nexus

LG’s Nexus 5 (2015) could be available from September 29, claims Korean website

Fans of LG’s work on previous Nexus phones are anxiously looking forward to the so-called Nexus 5 (2015), a device that has leaked extensively over …

Nexus