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Luxy Diary: Day 1 on ‘Tinder for rich people’

Luxy is a new dating app, straight from the crucible that is Silicon Valley, which employs the catchphrase “Tinder minus the poor people,” in case you were wondering where it lies on a one to 10 scale of elitism. (It’s a 10.) As a Tinder veteran with what I would call expert-level Tinder game, I downloaded this app quite literally more »

When can you expect the Galaxy Note 4? Samsung has a map

It’s always amusing to watch the flirting and pointed jabs that top companies make toward each other. We’ve seen a lot of great product ads and/or commercials either praising or lampooning Microsoft, Apple,and Samsung. If you love pushing puns past the point of patience, check this latest one from Samsung. Good times.

Asus rolls out KitKat update for ZenFone 4, still no love for 5 and 6

For a mobile phone producer that constantly likes to gloat about its budget product lineup, even going so far as to humorously compare it with Apple’s new iPhone pair, Asus is sure showing surprisingly modest dedication for software upgrades in the low-end space.

Nokia Lumia 530 tipped to cost $69 on T-Mobile, release a matter of weeks

Although it’s really not that much better than the OG Nokia Lumia 520/521/525, the recently unveiled Lumia 530 is treated as a pretty big deal by Microsoft.

In the market for a budget LTE Android phone? Meet the LG F60

Just so there are no misunderstandings, let me start off by rephrasing the question in the article’s headline. Is anyone in the market for a budget LTE-capable Android handheld that’s not the Moto G 4G?

Big, slim and cheap: Blu Win HD with Windows Phone 8.1 costs $179

Little known Florida-based mobile phone manufacturer Blu Products knocked it out of the park in a first at-bat in the Windows Phone décor, recently launching a little guy that makes even Nokia Lumia 500-series handhelds feel overpriced.

Samsung’s newest Galaxy Note 4 commercial is fasciNote-ing (pun intended)

For a while there, it felt like a sociopath with a deep hatred for everything Apple took control of Samsung and dictated there would only be commercials and publicity stunts focused on the archrival. And JK Shin strikes us as anything but a sociopath.

Windows Phone 8.1 threatens 8.0′s supremacy in latest platform distribution chart

There’s no telling how long it’s going to take Google to force KitKat upon enough Android devices for it to overpower Jelly Bean, the current heavyweight champion of the mobile world. Or, in fact, if KK’s time will ever come, given a new Android port, codenamed L, is right around the corner.

More details about the alleged Motorola Nexus 6 leaks; 5.9-inch display, a bigger battery and more

With most manufacturers done with their device announcements, the rumor mill has its eyes set on the upcoming Nexus device, codenamed Shamu, which will be apparently manufactured by Motorola. We’ve seen several leaks related to the device, including leaked images, as well as the rumored specifications. Recently, the folks at Android Police managed to get more information about the alleged device, some of it was already known.

Samsung Galaxy A3 struts its (metallic) stuff ahead of formal intro

Samsung’s half-metal/half-plastic A-Series product lineup stopped being a secret a long time ago, but although intel on the upcoming Galaxy A3, A5 and A7 has been gradually dripping for weeks, the leakage simply cannot be contained.

Motorola Droid Turbo makes benchmarking stop with S805 inside

You know how the looming Motorola-made Google Nexus 6 is tipped to pretty much look like an overblown 2014 Moto X with (far) superior technical specifications? As it turns out, the next member of the stock Android-running device family may also take after another Moto, the Verizon-exclusive Droid Turbo.

TechnologyTell Review: Life N Soul BE501 BT headphones

I first encountered Life N Soul at CES 2014. To me, they’re a very new company, but have a very big heart when it comes to audio and music. Their style draws you in and the sound keeps you around. Bluetooth wireless headphones are “in” right now. Does the Life N Soul BE501 have what it takes to compete? Read on and find out!