AT&T adding 4 new Samsung devices to its lineup

The holiday season is fast approaching. Phone manufacturers and carriers are gearing up for another busy season this year. AT&T has recently announced that it will be releasing 4 new Samsung devices in the coming months. Pricing and availability are not yet announced. What You Need To Know: First up is the Samsung Galaxy Note […]

Sprint’s Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G now available for $99

Another mid-range Android phone is on the market starting today. First announced last Friday, the Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G is now available carrying the Sprint logo. This is the second mid-range Samsung phone to be released within a week. Just last week, T-Mobile announced the availability of the Samsung Galaxy S Relay 4G which will […]

LG announces Android 4.0 Optimus L9

LG has announced its latest addition to its Optimus L-series. To follow LG’s Optimus L3, Optimus L5 and Optimus L7, LG will be releasing the Optimus L9. The slim Android 4.0 smartphone is expected to be introduced ar the upcoming IFA 2012 show this week. What You Need To Know: The LG Optimus L9 is […]

Android malware increasing in Q2

Malware and viruses on Android devices are no longer a surprise. However, the latest report from Russia-based security firm Kaspersky Labs is alarming. What You Need To Know: According to the Kaspersky report, around 14,900 new malicious programs are targeting Android in Q2 of 2012. The figure almost trebled the numbers from the previous quarter. […]

AT&T adding 3 new HTC devices to its lineup

After making an announcement of its plans to add 4 new Samsung devices last week, AT&T recently made another major announcement announcing the addition of 3 new HTC phones. Starting in November, AT&T will be releasing HTC’s Window Phone 8x. In the next few months, AT&T will be offering the HTC One X+ and HTC […]

LG’s quad-core Optimus G heading to the U.S. in Q4

After a few video teasers and a previous announcement, LG officially announced the availability of its newest flagship phone, the Optimus G. In a press event in New York, LG’s marketing unit revealed that the Optimus G will be available in stores in the fourth quarter of 2012. What You Need To Know: The LG […]

Google to cut 4,000 Motorola employees

Google is looking to restructure its mobile business in order to focus on high-end devices. This new initiative involves laying off 4,000 Motorola employees, about 20 percent of Motorola’s workforce. Google also intends to close 30 Motorola offices worldwide. What You Need To Know: The Motorola acquisition last May has increased Google’s workforce by 20,293, […]

HTC introduces mid-range Desire X at IFA

HTC unveiled its latest midrange Android phone at the IFA event in Berlin with the introduction of the HTC Desire X. The new phone is an upgrade to the HTC Desire which was first released about two years ago. The device may not have the specs that would topple high-end phones, rather, it is intended […]

HTC phablet rumored to sport quad-core processor and 480ppi display

The rumored HTC phablet has once again appeared in a recent batch of leaked photos. Dubbed as the HTC DIx, the device is pictured with shades of black and red. What You Need To Know: The HTC DIx is rumored to have a quad-core Snapdragon S4 processor, 1.5GB RAM and 16GB internal storage. The device […]

LG Optimus G teaser video features 13MP camera and IPS display

To increase the hype on its upcoming flagship phone, LG has released another video featuring the technical details of its Optimus G 13MP camera. The unusual ad claims that the Optimus G packs the best camera on a smartphone. It is quite a claim, but on paper, it does look to have a good camera […]