It's the best of times to be a smartphone buyer. The competition is cutthroat, innovation reigns and multiple companies are vying for attention. The smartphone market is developing rapidly and arguably the most interesting tech sector to watch.
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Samsung took the Galaxy Gear smartwatch out of its pocket - and also revealed the Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Tab 10.1
TYLT launched with a Kickstarter idea and now sells the Energi+ Backpack with 10,400 mAh battery for $199.99. The innovative pass-through design, Protect Pocket, checkpoint-friendly laptop compartment, and more make this a backpack to consider.
HTC is at IFA Berlin and kicks off the show announcing low and mid level Android phones, a subwoofer accessory, and blue HTC One and One Mini phones.
Time once again to take a tour of a handful of the best Android smartphones currently available on the market (September 2013). There are a few new handsets, including one for all you pure Android fans. There's also a brand new phablet to keep an eye on!
I wasn't that impressed with the stock white Moto X, but this custom designed model has improvements in hardware quality that make me a believer in Motorola's approach. Let's see if consumers show up too.
While Verizon customers would be well served by either the HTC One or Motorola Droid Maxx, each device offers distinct advantages. After comparing them side-by-side - hardware and software - my choice is clear.
The Moto X is rolling out to all major US carriers and with the Motorola Droid Maxx you get all the software goodies with a battery life that lets you work on the road for a couple days between charges.
The Moto X is a solid Android smartphone priced a bit high, but helping bring voice control to the masses.
Samsung Galaxy S4 owners can now secure their phones with LoJack services. The persistent technology should hopefully help make phone theft obsolete.
I've spent the weekend with the Moto X and keep grabbing my HTC One instead. The price is too high for a subsidized Android device with mid-range specs and plastic feel.
Updated: Take a tour of BlackBerry's most iconic handsets, from 2000's mobile connectivity-less 957 to the latest crop of BlackBerry 10 devices.
Summer is drawing to a close and that means getting back to school. Using an Android phone or tablet can help once back on campus and these will certainly do the job.
While high end smartphones run $200 to $300, there are plenty of options from free to $100. This gallery shows you two smartphones from each of the four major carriers that your student might want to consider.
Time to take a tour of a handful of the best Android smartphones currently available on the market (August 2013). There are a few new handsets, including one for all you pure Android fans.
Microsoft continues to roll out Office Mobile for different platforms and today we see the launch for Android smartphones. With the largest smartphone displays, Android is a perfect platform for working with Office files on the go.