Jacob Euringer

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Rumored Amazon phone: Six cameras, summer launch?

Here we go again. New reports online today suggest that the long-rumored Amazon smartphone is finally close at hand.<p>According to tech blog BGR, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicted in a note to clients that "Amazon (US) will launch its own brand smartphone in 3-6 months, using the same …

Archos' 6.4-inch smartphone puts the buttons on the back

When we talk about smartphones with buttons on the back of the case, most people's thoughts turn toward the LG G2. But now the French electronics outfit Archos has decided to follow in LG's footsteps with the 64 Xenon, a 6.4-inch phablet that puts both the volume and power buttons on the rear side. …

New Oppo Find 7 images surface

Here at Android Authority we’re eagerly awaiting the launch of Oppo’s latest handset in just over a week’s time, and to feed our addiction, some new picture of the smartphone, along with some specs, have appeared on the Red Dot Design award website. Strangely, the listing appears to have …

PlatinumGames creative producer talks Bayonetta 2 Wii U exclusivity

During a <b>presentation</b> held at UCF’s Center for Emerging Media last week, PlatinumGames creative producer JP Kellams shared a few words pertaining to …

23-year-old designer creates a way to play the Nintendo 64 over HDMI (interview)

Some of the best games ever made might look better soon thanks to this upcoming creation.<p>Marshall H, who declined to share his last name for privacy reasons, has almost completed a converter that lets the Nintendo 64 display video through HDMI, DVI, and VGA connections. He is a college graduate who …

A Smartphone That Tries To Slip You Off The Grid

Mike Janke used to be a Navy SEAL sniper. These days he's taking on the government and corporate America. He's the founder of Blackphone, an Android-based smartphone with privacy as its mainselling point.<p>It's not NSA-proof — in that everything is hackable if you try hard enough. But Janke says it's …

Yota's latest E Ink smartphone takes a great idea and makes it pretty

YotaPhone is an Android smartphone with a regular touchscreen on one side and an E Ink display on the other. It's been around for well over a year now, and in our time with previous prototypes we've been impressed with its premise, if not Yota Devices' execution. At MWC this year, the Russian …

Google's Modular Smartphone Could Start at $50

The Phonebloks dream is alive and well.<p>Last year, designer Dave Hakkens positioned the concept of a modular smartphone--or Phonebloks--as a way to …

WildStar: Get Your Closed Beta Key

Play WildStar all weekend courtesy of IGN.<p>Have you been reading about the space-faring MMO WildStar and waiting impatiently for your opportunity to …

Google’s Project Tango phone can turn any room into a game world

Google has announced Project Tango, a new phone with highly customized hardware and software designed to allow it to track its motion in full 3D, in real-time, as you hold it.<p>Project Lead at Google’s Advance Technology and Projects (ATAP) group Johnny Chung Lee said the phone’s sensors make a …

Firefox OS getting interface revamp, lots of spit and polish

Firefox OS is still very young and about to endure something of a growth spurt. In the coming months Mozilla's fledgling mobile platform will see a pretty dramatic reinvention of its UI. A core piece of that reinvention is EverythingMe, a contextual search interface that delivers results from the …

This is Nokia X: Android and Windows Phone collide

It’s official: the Nokia X Android phone is here. Microsoft might be buying Nokia’s phone business shortly, but the Finnish smartphone maker is still pushing ahead with the launch of three Android-powered handsets today. <i>The Verge</i> first revealed details about Nokia’s plans in December, and the …

Xbox One and PS4 could get open-world zombie game DayZ

Dean Hall is open to the idea of releasing his acclaimed--and still officially unreleased--open-world zombie game DayZ on consoles like the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, but he's not ready to commit just yet.<p>"We'd certainly consider release on any feasible platform with a realistic publishing model," …

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Taco Bell will start taking orders via smartphone later this year

Fourthmeal is going mobile. Later this year, Taco Bell will start accepting orders via smartphone, according to trade publication <i>Nation's Restaurant News</i><i>.</i> Rather than turn elsewhere for an existing mobile ordering solution, the fast food chain has reportedly spent more than two years perfecting its …

LG Confirms Its G Pro 2 Flagship Phablet, Yet Another Phone That’s Mostly Screen

Say hello to the G Pro 2, LG’s new flagship smartphone — leaked aplenty up to now but officially confirmed today by the mobile maker. The Android 4.4 KitKat powered 4G quad-core device packs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.26 GHz processor, 3GB of memory and a 13MP rear camera with an optical image …

Octa-core BlackBerry reportedly in the works for 2015

A new rumor of an unreleased BlackBerry smartphone is picking up steam on Monday, with BlackBerry-watcher site N4BB claiming that the struggling device-maker is working on a phone with an octa-core processor by the summer of 2015.<p>The mystery phone will apparently use Qualcomm's eight-core …

New PlayStation Vita coming to US with Borderlands 2 bundle

PlayStation users in the US are about to have the option of buying a slimmer, lighter handheld console. Sony announced Monday that its redesigned PlayStation Vita is coming to North America this spring.<p>The Wi-Fi PCH-2000 series console will come bundled with the first-person role-playing …

Kickstarter: Space Pioneer dev interested in Wii U version

Space Enigma Studios’ new project, Space Pioneer, is currently seeking funding on Kickstarter. The team has raised nearly $18,000 of the $150,000 …

LG G Pro 2 confirmed for February launch

Late this evening on Sunday night, LG has just officially announced the LG G Pro 2. The successor to the LG (Optimus) G Pro, it’s nearly 100% likely that we will be seeing it at Mobile World Congress, 2014, an amazing event held this year from February 24-27 in Barcelona.<p>One of my personal …

Rumor: Specs For Nintendo’s Next-Gen Systems Surface

Rumors of Nintendo working on their next-gen system have recently surfaced, and along with them comes a report of the supposed specifications for …

The iPhone 6: Five Features It Must Have To Stay In The Game

Having owned the last three major revisions of Apple’s iPhone and had extensive use of other handsets besides, I believe the iPhone 6 will be one of the most significant launches yet of an Apple iPhone.<p>However, I don’t mean significant as in a feature-laden device that will wipe the floor with the …

Nintendo Might Make Games For Smartphones After All

Off the back of extremely disappointing Wii U sales, declining profits and cratering share price, Nintendo's president has admitted Mario's future …

OUYA Founding Team Member And VP Of Product Development Departs

One of OUYA’s founding members, Muffi Ghadiali, has left the company, TechCrunch has learned. Ghadiali was instrumental in helping launch the OUYA on Kickstarter and to the consumer market, and has previous experience working for Lab126 (Amazon’s hush-hush projects division, which birthed the …

The Top 30 PlayStation Vita Games of 2014

Vita has no games? Think again.<p>If you own a PlayStation Vita -- or spent any time reading about it -- you know that it has plenty of games for it. …

Hershey and 3D Systems team up to make 3D-printed chocolate candy

The chocolate in the candy aisle could soon begin to look a lot weirder. 3D Systems announced today that it will partner with the Hershey Company to develop "innovative opportunities" in 3D-printed food. The multi-year agreement will have 3D Systems working with Hershey to come up with new ways of …