HERE Maps: No Plans to Update Original Gear S Navigation App
By PhoneNews.com Staff on December 3, 2015
The original Gear S could do offline maps, and navigation, but curiously it would only do that for walking directions and mass transit… it does not provide navigation for driving your own car.
Posted in Navigation, Samsung, Tizen | Tagged Gear S, gear s2, gps, here, Here Maps, Samsung, Tizen
Sanrio Yanks Hello Kitty Android Wear Watch Face from Google Play
By PhoneNews.com Staff on October 8, 2015
Google spent thousands promoting the launch-day coup of a Sanrio official Hello Kitty, Android Wear tie-in. Now that watch face has vanished.
Posted in Android, Google | Tagged Android, Android Wear, Google, google play, hello kitty, sanrio, sideloading, watch face
Google, Motorola Limiting Band 12 on Behest of T-Mobile Until VoLTE E911
By PhoneNews.com Staff on September 30, 2015
You may have noticed that the Moto X Pure Edition, Nexus 5X, and Nexus 6P all lack LTE Band 12. And, they do lack the band indeed… temporarily.
Google Nexus 5X & 6P to be Cardboard-ready, Cardboard-packing
By PhoneNews.com Staff on September 27, 2015
Google’s next two Nexus devices have one feature that the benchmarks didn’t leak.
Moto X’s All-Carrier Support, Unlocked Bootloader Are Game Changers
By PhoneNews.com Staff on July 30, 2015
Innovations in packaging that are long overdue for the Android ecosystem.
Posted in Android, Editorials, Motorola | Tagged Android, Motorola, Motorola Mobility, Pure, Style | 6 Responses
Deal: T-Mobile LTE Band 12 on The Cheap, LG Leon is $69 at Best Buy Today
By Christopher Price on July 16, 2015
Have T-Mobile? Want all that Band 12 coverage you’ve been missing? Well, you’re in luck… but you have to act fast.
Posted in Android, Deals, LG, T-Mobile | Tagged band 12, best buy, deals, Leon, LG, LTE
HTC Confirms Desire 510 Sprint, Virgin Models Won’t Get Lollipop
By PhoneNews.com Staff on June 24, 2015
HTC announces that the popular prepaid Desire 510 won’t get Lollipop – at least, not on the most popular American variants.
Posted in Android, Cricket (AT&T), HTC, Sprint, Virgin Mobile | Tagged Cricket, Desire 510, HTC, Lollipop, sprint, Virgin Mobile
Mozilla Changes Focus On Firefox OS After Lower Than Expected Adoption
By Humberto Saabedra on May 23, 2015
The Mozilla Foundation will shift priorities on Firefox OS from low-cost smartphones to a flexible software platform
Posted in Firefox OS, Software Platforms | Tagged Firefox OS
Sprint Launching LG G4 On June 5th
By Humberto Saabedra on May 22, 2015
Sprint announces pricing and launch details for the LG G4
Jide Remix Android-Powered Surface Doppelganger Now Available On Amazon
By Humberto Saabedra on May 21, 2015
The Android-powered Surface-alike Jide Remix tablet is now available for purchase.
Posted in Android, Manufacturers, Software Platforms | Tagged Android, Jide Remix, Remix OS