Jamie Hobbs

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Sharp's new AQUOS Pad and AQUOS Phone Mini push the limits of thin bezels

With phones and tablets, it’s all about the screen. Hold your Android device in your hand, and it’s the display you want to see, not the case. This is something Sharp is all too aware of, and the latest Japanese releases from the company feature razor-thin bezel that ensure that the front of the …

Zipi Solves The Single Most Annoying Thing About Using Earbuds

The Zipi is a Kickstarter project that appears humble and almost silly on the surface, but that actually solves one of the biggest problems I have with day-to-day use of earbud headphones. I use earbuds whenever I leave the house, because exposing yourself to the noise of streets and other human …

Rumor: LG G Pro 2 may debut at MWC 2014 in February

Mobile World Congress 2014 is just around the corner and with just one month to wait, the rumors about what we might expect to see showcased are starting to heat up. The latest device tipped to make an appearance is the LG G Pro 2, the successor to the LG Optimus G Pro. Korea’s <i>Electronic Times</i> is …

Which 16GB smartphone actually gives you the most storage?

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Samsung<p>It’s hard not to feel a little cheated when you turn on a brand new smartphone and discover the amount of …

Motorola gives its Gallery app a fresh new design

Motorola is continuing its practice of updating its core apps through the Google Play Store today with the release of an overhauled Gallery app. The update, which is compatible with the Moto X, Moto G, Droid Ultra, Droid Mini, and Droid Maxx running Android 4.4, offers a new light-colored design …

HP sheds some of Palm's last remnants with patent sale to Qualcomm

Qualcomm is beefing up its patent portfolio with the remants of Hewlett-Packard's smartphone history. The mobile processor and radio giant has just announced that it has acquired 1,400 mobile patents and patent applications from the computer company, including intellectual property from Palm, iPAQ, …

Facebook Hilariously Debunks Princeton Study Saying It Will Lose 80% Of Users

Last week Princeton researchers released a widely covered study saying Facebook would lose 80% of its users by 2015-2017. But now Facebook’s data scientists have turned the study’s silly “correlation equals causation” methodology of tracking Google search volume against it to show Princeton would …

At Least 2 Dead In Massive Pileup Involving 'Too Many Vehicles To Count' Near Chicago

Two people were killed today in a massive pileup involving several semi-trailers near Chicago, ABC is reporting.<p>Officials told ABC the accident involved "too many vehicles to count." Heavy equipment is being used to search for people who may be trapped underneath the trucks, and buses are being …