Erin Hire

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LG G4 vs Apple iPhone 6 Plus Quick Look

Yesterday at an event held in London and New York, LG unveiled its new LG G4 flagship smartphone. After months of speculation and rumours, LG’s new smartphone is a combination of last year’s flagship, the LG G3 and the G Flex 2 in a new body that boasts impressive design and specs.<p>We’ve already …

Phones

28 Best New Android Games From The Last 2 Weeks (6/11/14 - 6/23/14)

Article Contents<p>1 Featured App<p>1.1 Wonder Wood<p>2 Games<p>2.1 Castle of Illusion<br>• 2.2 VVVVVV<br>• 2.3 Qvadriga<br>• 2.4 Topia World Builder<br>• 2.5 Angry Birds Epic<br>• 2.6 Fluid …

Why the Amazon Fire phone will fail

The rumors about an Amazon smartphone have been doing the rounds for many years, and now it has finally arrived. What could the world’s biggest online retailer bring to the already crowded smartphone party? How does Amazon expect to tempt people away from the mighty offerings of Google and Apple? …

Mobile Technology

Flight MH370 co-pilot tried to make mid-flight phonecall, report claims

Malaysian paper says co-pilot's mobile phone was switched on as plane vanished from radar screens near Penang island<p>The co-pilot of the missing Malaysian airliner MH370 tried to make a mid-flight call from his mobile phone just before the plane vanished from radar screens, according to Malaysian …

Samsung Galaxy S5 “best smartphone display ever tested” by specialist test company DisplayMate

DisplayMate Technologies, which makes display test kit for every major screen manufacturer in the world, has declared that the new Samsung Galaxy S5 has “the best performing smartphone display that we have ever tested” with “a long list of new records.”<p>While OLED screens have long been considered …

The best Android smartphones you can buy for 2018

If you are searching for a new smartphone you will ultimately have to make a choice between an iPhone or an Android phone. fortunately, there has probably never been a better time to join team Android.<p>There are only a handful of choices when buying from Apple, but devices running on Google's …

iPhone 5S gets glitzy? Sapphire home button, gold option

Call it the iPhone 5S rumor roundup, bling edition: The champagne gold option seems a bit farfetched, but a Japanese Apple site reiterates the speculation.<p>Gold and sapphire. No, we're not talking about Rolex wristwatches but the iPhone 5S. All rumors of course.<p>The iPhone 5 already has a sapphire …

Mobile Technology

Microsoft prices Xbox One acessories

The Xbox One will ship with a single controller, with an additional controller costing US$60 and a new headset US$25.<p><b>Microsoft has priced a number of</b> …

'Halo: Spartan Assault' now available exclusively on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 for $6.99

Microsoft's premiere gaming franchise goes touchscreen, and it's a little awkward<p>Vanguard Games and 343 Industries are launching a Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 version of <i>Halo</i> on Thursday. The top-down arcade shooter, <i>Halo: Spartan Assault</i>, is available in the Windows Store and Windows Phone Store …

Samsung Nears Deals With Two U.S. Agencies

Samsung Electronics Co. is close to signing deals for its devices with two U.S. government agencies, according to people familiar with the matter, …

DOJ Put A Hold On Trial Evidence, So Zimmerman Won't Get His Gun Back Yet

The hold is standard procedure and does not reveal whether the Justice Department plans to pursue a new prosecution of Zimmerman, 29, said the official, who would speak only on condition of anonymity.<p>A jury in Sanford, Florida, found Zimmerman not guilty of second-degree murder on …

Corruption

Sandy victims say Red Cross leaves them in the lurch

Their complaint says the agency changed the criteria for who was eligible for assistance and applied the program unevenly.<p>STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The New York attorney general is investigating a complaint by dozens of families displaced by Superstorm Sandy who say the American Red Cross promised them …

Facebook Slowly Making Home More Livable With Customizable Launcher Dock And Now Folders

When Facebook Home launched, its launcher was awful. No dock, no folders, no widgets — basically none of the personalization Androiders know and love. Even if they wanted their friends to come first, few were willing to sacrifice their customized home screen. But with last month’s new favorites …

Will The Xbox One Rule The Living Room? Price Will Determine The Size Of Its Kingdom

The Xbox One is more or less a known quantity now, but its price has yet to be revealed by Microsoft. Price and ship date are always the biggest concerns when new gadgets or hardware hits the market, but in the case of the Xbox One, it’s likely to help determine whether the “home entertainment …