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Wear 2.0: Google’s smartwatch OS gets much-needed reboot

"Our biggest platform update yet." Well, how's that for amazing response time?! Yesterday, I lamented the need for a reboot of Google's smartwatch operating system Wear. And Apple's WatchOS. And Samsung's Tizen. And... on and on. Save for Pebble's OS. That one's a keeper, even if the company's long-term viability is a...
LG Nexus 5X and Project Fi Hands-On Experience

Day 1: Google’s Project Fi and Nexus 5X (Hands-On)

Once again, Google throws out the playbook. With Project Fi our favorite tech Gods have created a virtual network, sitting on top of T-Mobile and Sprint. How good is the new cell service? And will it make you want to switch?
Project Fi deal for $199 LG Nexus 5X phone

Google opens up Project Fi cell service – worth switching from T-Mobile?

Invites are so passé -- thankfully. First, OnePlus dropped their (annoying) invite-only system for its well-made, innovative Android handsets. Now, Google is allowing anyone, even us unwashed masses without special invites, to sign-up for its growing cellphone service known as Project Fi. To sweeten the Fi deal, Google is offering the LG Nexus 5X...
Apple Watch sales report

Apple Watch Sales: Not so bad after all (3.9 million units/Q3)

Is it a hit or not? Apple isn't saying. The company has been uncharacteristically mum on the subject of Apple Watch sales. You'd think that if they were going gangbusters CEO Tim Cook would be the first to say so. It would be the first slide at the company's next...
Google Event - Nexus 5X and 6P

Nexus 6P or Moto X Pure – Which is the best Android flagship phone?

Google today announced a pair of two Nexus phones in San Francisco. The event, as is increasingly common, was also live-streamed (replay on YouTube). The smaller Nexus 5X is made by LG, features a 5.2-inch 1080p screen. Starts at $379 (16GB). The Nexus 6P is made by Huawei (a first), features...

Top 5: Best unlocked Android smartphone deals

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What's New Android Wear 2.0?

Android Wear smartwatches now work with Apple iPhone

This is a bit of a surprise announcement (though, we were tipped last week by an inadvertent reveal by Huawei). Google has announced today that Android Wear -- its smartwatch operating system -- will now work on the iPhone. Previously, to pair a Wear-based smartwatch you needed to have...

Fall Android Line-up Looks Amazing: Nexus 5 2015, Moto X Pure Edition, OnePlus 2

A look at some of the top Android phones coming this fall. Expect plenty of choice. Also expect low prices. The smartphone market is headed into uncharted territory...

Xiaomi, valued at $45 billion, is 3rd largest smartphone maker

Chinese smartphone makers are on the move. Xiaomi, Huawei, OnePlus could pose a serious challenge to Samsung, LG, and Apple.

The Chinese Android experiment – Day 1 with the Huawei Ascend Mate 2

Watch out Samsung and LG. As Chinese manufacturers begin selling Android devices direct to consumers, how will the Android mobile landscape change?