HP announces the MB Chronowing, coming November 7 for $349 with Android support

HP announces the MB Chronowing, coming November 7 for $349 with Android support

At the start of August, 2014, the first images teasing the first smartwatch from HP, in collaboration with Michael Bastian, surfaced ahead of an official announcement. Now, more than a month later, the wearable is official.

New video gives an in-depth look at Android 5.0 Lollipop running on Samsung Galaxy S5

New video gives an in-depth look at Android 5.0 Lollipop running on Samsung Galaxy S5

The folks over at SamMobile have managed to once again their hands on a new Android 5.0 Lollipop firmware for the Galaxy S5 that is leaps and bounds better than the one that leaked earlier this month. 

Amazon executive says they got the price of the Fire Phone wrong

Amazon executive says they got the price of the Fire Phone wrong

At its third quarter earning call, Amazon revealed that the Fire Phone was going to cost it $170 million in write-down charges. Now, in an interview with Fortune, Amazon’s Senior Vice President of Devices David Limp has accepted that the company messed up the phone’s pricing, which has played a key role in its failure. 

HTC posts a slim profit in Q3, 2014

HTC posts a slim profit in Q3, 2014

HTC today posted its third quarter “business review” report where it managed to post a slim profit of $19 million with a revenue of roughly $1.4 billion.

Google Play Books gets a Material Design makeover, Skim mode and more

Google Play Books gets a Material Design makeover, Skim mode and more

Google has started rolling out a major new update for its Play Books app for Android that is optimised for reading nonfiction books.

Android co-founder Andy Rubin is leaving Google

Android co-founder Andy Rubin is leaving Google

Andy Rubin, one of the co-founders of Android, is leaving Google. Early in 2013, Andy had handed over the reigns of the Android division in Google to Sundar Pichai to focus on robots and other projects of Google X.

Samsung unveils the Galaxy A3 and A5 with a metal unibody design

Samsung unveils the Galaxy A3 and A5 with a metal unibody design

Samsung has just unveiled two new mid-range handsets — the Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5. Both these phones are among the slimmest yet from the company with the A5 matching the waist size of the Galaxy Alpha at 6.7mm.

Google Camera gets the Material Design makeover

Google Camera gets the Material Design makeover

Individual pieces of the Android ecosystem have been receiving updates to reflect the Material Design aesthetic over the last couple of months, and now another app has received the update.

Amazon offers up $115 worth of apps for free until Saturday, November 1

Amazon offers up $115 worth of apps for free until Saturday, November 1

Amazon is keen on offering up free software, and every once in awhile the online retail giant will bundle a plethora of software up and offer them for free. They’re doing the same thing beginning today.

Motorola’s Droid Turbo is now on sale on Verizon

Motorola’s Droid Turbo is now on sale on Verizon

Verizon’s latest Droid branded handset — the Motorola Droid Turbo — is now available for purchase via its website or retail stores.