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  • Moto Maker hands-on with Moto X: the customization begins

    This week we’ve had the opportunity to create our own customized Motorola Moto X with the company’s first edition – pre-release edition, that is – of Moto Maker. This is Motorola’s customization

    August 16, 2013 • Views: 994

  • Moto X Review

    This week we’re delivering an extended stay with the Moto X, a device presented by Motorola as the current sweet spot in the center of price, usability, and customizability. This device marks a point in the history of

    August 12, 2013 • Views: 2012

  • Samsung Galaxy S 4 Google Play edition Review

    If you planned on picking up the Nexus 4 this summer but hesitated when you heard about Samsung’s entry in to the newly minted “Google Play edition” lineup, you must have been thrown for a real loop when HTC

    July 11, 2013 • Views: 735

  • HTC One Google Play edition Review

    When you pick up a Google Play edition of the HTC One, you get all of the hardware features the original device is packed with, but backed up with an operating system that’s almost entirely Google-made. This device is

    July 10, 2013 • Views: 533

  • Sony Xperia Z T-Mobile Review

    It’s the same device as it was before – with an ever-so-slight change here or there in the software suite, of course. The Sony Xperia Z still has a fully waterproof body, a 5-inch Full HD display, and a Qualcomm

    July 10, 2013 • Views: 1327

  • Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom hands-on

    Here in London we’ve got our hands on the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, the company’s latest effort in crossover machines between the point-and-shoot camera and their hero smartphone, the Galaxy S 4. This device is

    June 20, 2013 • Views: 714

  • Samsung Galaxy NX Camera hands-on

    As the most powerful camera yet graced with Android to have been revealed to the public thus far, the Samsung Galaxy NX is bound to be under a bit of scrutiny before it’s accepted as a top-notch shooter. What we’ve

    June 20, 2013 • Views: 574

  • LG “Always On Voice Commands” tipped for smartphones in 2014

    If you were wary of the Xbox One’s ability to see and hear you basically 24 hours a day, you might want to skip reading this story. LG has been tipped by several sources to be bringing forth a new smartphone inside 2014

    June 19, 2013 • Views: 394

  • HTC Butterfly S official: UltraPixel Camera, BoomSound, 5-inch display

    When the HTC One was introduced not long after the DROID DNA (and the original HTC Butterfly), it seemed as if the larger-display-toting machine would be left in the dust, so to speak. Not so! Here we’re seeing HTC upgrade

    June 19, 2013 • Views: 710

  • HTC Desire 200 official: tiniest HTC One yet!

    The HTC Desire 200 isn’t a device you’ll be seeing out there in the wild as often as the HTC One – mostly because it wont be released in the USA until it’s passed through the paces internationally. That

    June 18, 2013 • Views: 1128