Brock Weaver

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With AT&T And T-Mobile Going To War, Customers Are The Clear Winners

AT&T wants you to drop T-Mobile and take their wireless service so badly, they’ll give you up to $450 to do it. In a first-of-its-kind promotion, one carrier is specifically targeting another’s customers. And this is no case of the underdog picking on the market leader to puff itself up. Instead, …

Man convicted of urinating on hotel carpet while shouting racist abuse, while masturbating with a fire-extinguisher hose up his ass

Sometimes the headlines just write themselves: "Premier Inn guest hurled racist abuse with fire extinguisher hose up his bottom" being a case in …

NSA Has 50,000 ‘Digital Sleeper Agents’ Via Computer Malware, Says Latest Snowden Leak

Sleeper agents are among the most sinister spy assets: they lie in wait, wolves in sheep’s clothing, and then deliver a critical blow when activated. The NSA has 50,000 of those waiting for the literal push of a button, according to the latest batch of leaked Snowden documents, as seen by Dutch …

BBM - Free Calls & Messages

Discover the new BBM and everything it has to offer! We started with the best messaging features on the planet, introduced privacy features to keep …

Xiaomi has beat Apple in China, but can it win over the rest of the world?

<i>Quartz begins a series today profiling companies around the world experiencing explosive growth.</i><p>Lei Jun walks on to the stage like a young Steve Jobs. It’s September in Beijing and the founder of one of China’s scrappiest smartphone brands, Xiaomi, is about to unveil its flagship Mi-3 phone. This …

Mobile

Games And Appz Pack 60 Ultimate Collection

<b>Games And Appz Pack 60 Ultimate Collection-DeBTPDA | 1.24 GB</b><p><b>Genres: Games, Apps | Platform: Android</b><p><b>Containes:</b><br>Bloons TD 5 v2 1 Android-DeBTPDA<br>White …

Behold Samsung's Shoddy Crooked Galaxy Note 3 Home Button - Did Anyone QC This Thing?

Yesterday, I picked up my new baby - a brand spanking new Galaxy Note 3 that replaced my aging Note 2. (<b>Update</b>: I'd like to clarify this since a lot …

FBI seizes online black market Silk Road, arrests owner

<b>The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has seized Deep Web Bitcoin-based black market Silk Road, an anonymous online marketplace, and arrested</b> …

Galaxy S 4 / Note 3 Lock Screen on Any ICS+ Device

Envy is a very interesting driver for innovation. Ironically, wanting to have something that others enjoy tends to have a somewhat interesting effect …

Android Basics 101: Understanding Wakelocks – XDA Developer TV

The number one issue most people have with their smartphone is battery life—unless of course, it’s the Motorola Droid Maxx or the LG G2. There are …

15 best root apps for Android

It’s true that rooting your device is far less popular than the good old days. Stock Android grew up quite a bit and root is simply less appealing than it once was. Also, apps like Netflix, Pokemon Go, and Google Pay don’t work on rooted devices without some fun hacks for some dumb reason. However, …

Apps

[New App] Dynamic Keyboard Alters Key Sizes As You Type, Now Available In Free And Pro Versions

Dynamic Keyboard made quite a splash when the demo video went online last week. This is a new Android keyboard that uses word prediction to change …

AT&T LG G2 hands-on

Behold, the AT&T version of the LG G2. This one is a little more faithful to the Euro version we've had for a couple weeks now — save for the …

[New Game] Hexage Releases Reaper, A Beautiful Hack-And-Slash RPG

You probably know Hexage. This developer has been a part of the Android gaming landscape since the beginning with titles like Radiant, EVAC, and …

LG G2 versus the Samsung Galaxy Note 3

HTC One Max to launch with Android 4.3 and Sense 5.5

We’ve seen a number of rumors surrounding the HTC One Max, and this latest rumor that came our way via <i>RB Men</i> indicates that the new device will run Android 4.3 and Sense 5.5 upon its launch.<p>What’s really interesting about this is the allegedly new version of Sense. When HTC launched Sense 5 …

Are Moto X Wood Backs Going to Cost an Extra $50?

Don’t worry, you aren’t alone in drooling over the picture above. We <i>too</i> want phones with beautiful, 1-of-a-kind wood backs. The <b>Moto X</b> will eventually …

Leaked court documents reveal NSA is collecting bulk call logs from Verizon

A court document published today by <i>The Guardian</i> reveals the NSA is currently collecting call records in bulk from Verizon. The request, granted by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court on April 25th, extends until July 19th and mandates Verizon produce all call detail records on a daily basis …

Meet The Dread Pirate Roberts, The Man Behind Booming Black Market Drug Website Silk Road

An entrepreneur as professionally careful as the Dread Pirate Roberts doesn’t trust instant messaging services. Forget phones or Skype. At one point during our eight-month preinterview courtship, I offer to meet him at an undisclosed location outside the United States. “Meeting in person is out of …

Moto X lust: developers rush to copy Motorola's exclusive features on other phones

Get Motorola's Active Notifications and Quick Capture on your phone before the Moto X even hits shelves<p>Thanks to some intrepid Android developers, two of the Motorola Moto X's highlight features — Active Notifications and Quick Capture — can now be had on devices not actually made by Motorola. …

Apps of the Week: GyroSpace 3D, Flashify, Rymdkapsel and more!

It's a new month, but we're going to keep moving along with our Apps of the Week column just like nothing changed. As we do each Saturday, we've …

The Daily Roundup for 08.02.2013

<i>You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, hopefully draws to a close at some point. This is the Daily Roundup on Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines for the past 24 hours -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. Click on</i> …

LG G2 release date for North America, Europe, and rest of world named

In less than two weeks, we’re going to see LG officially unveil the G2 to the world as its official successor to the LG Optimus G. The Korea-based company has already sent out the invites to the media. And some of us have even seen the phone itself already, courtesy of a leaked set of pictures and …

Samsung Galaxy S4 - How to improve battery life!

Official MEGA Cloud Storage App for Android

15 Best (And 2 WTF) New Android Apps From The Last 2 Weeks (6/4/13 - 6/17/13)

Article Contents<p>Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications, games, and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were …