Tips to charge your Android smartphone faster

Tips to charge your Android smartphone faster

Android smartphones have come a long way since their inception in the battery life department. OEMs have mitigated the poor battery life issue on their devices by using some nifty software tricks and by primarily increasing the battery capacity.

BlackBerry Venice leaks in pictures again; confirms Lollipop and a 18MP OIS camera

BlackBerry Venice leaks in pictures again; confirms Lollipop and a 18MP OIS camera

At this point, it is no secret that BlackBerry is working on a smartphone running Android. The device, codenamed Venice, will feature a slide out portrait QWERTY keyboard as previous leaked renders have indicated.

Top 15 beautiful Quad HD wallpapers for Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+

Top 15 beautiful Quad HD wallpapers for Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+

Last week, the Galaxy S6 edge+ and the Galaxy Note 5 from Samsung went up for sale across the major markets of the world. The devices are more than just a larger variant of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, despite having almost the same design and packing the same internals.

Huawei Watch pre-orders go live at Amazon; pricing starts at $350, available September 2

Huawei Watch pre-orders go live at Amazon; pricing starts at $350, available September 2

Earlier this year, Huawei officially unveiled its own Android Wear-based smartwatch, simply called the Huawei Watch. Unfortunately, at the time, launch dates and pricing weren’t readily available.

Samsung adds up to $200 in perks to its Ultimate Test Drive

One week ago now, Samsung officially launched its Ultimate Test Drive, a chance for iPhone owners to try out a new Samsung phone for up to 30 days all for just $1.

Korean media’s source claims Nexus 5 (2015) will be released on September 29

Korean media’s source claims Nexus 5 (2015) will be released on September 29

A report from the Korean media claims that LG and Google will be launching the new Nexus handset on September 29th. The source of this purported release date had also released the correct release date of the original Nexus 5 back in 2013, which adds some credence to the September 29th unveiling date. 

Google mobile search gets a beautiful new layout for app suggestions

Google mobile search gets a beautiful new layout for app suggestions

The next time you use Google search on your mobile to search for any particular category of apps, you will be greeted with a beautiful new layout from Google.

Sony’s Xperia Z5 press images leak out, boast a familiar design and upgraded camera

Sony’s Xperia Z5 press images leak out, boast a familiar design and upgraded camera

Despite the fact that Sony actually launched the Xperia Z4 earlier this year, it looks like the company already has a new handset on the way.

Honor 7 review: Premium metal at budget price

Honor 7 review: Premium metal at budget price

Now, this is being posted on launch day, so you might think the word ‘review’ is a little misleading – but I did get to play with the Honor 7 for a full day, under NDA, a week ago, and have a good handle on its strengths and weaknesses. Not that there’s a lot of the latter. In case you’re a bit confused by the name/brand, Huawei makes the Honor products and the name change is to make it more accessible to Western users, especially ‘digital natives’, for which read sub-30 year olds. Just think of Honor as the fun, modern brand and Huawei as the more official, enterprise-focussed side of things. In terms of tech they’re more or less equivalent and feed off each other – thankfully.

Moto 360 2nd gen. leaks again; smaller variant compared to the original

Moto 360 2nd gen. leaks again; smaller variant compared to the original

At this point, its no secret that the 2nd generation Moto 360 is just around the corner. The smartwatch has already been caught making wild appearances on the wrist of some Motorola employees in Chicago.