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Google Play Plans To Test Paid App Placement In Search Results

Google Play Store

Google Play’s app results are about to get a little more mixed. Google is about to start the testing phase of a new feature that could allow app developers to pay to have their apps placed in search results. The Play store has enjoyed steady growth since its 2012 launch, coming ever closer to its… Read more »

First Look: Samsung Galaxy S6 And Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

After making its appearance in leaked photographs and sly teasers, Samsung’s latest flagship Android smartphone, the Galaxy S6, has finally been revealed to the general public. At an event held in Barcelona, Spain, on the eve of this year’s Mobile World Congress, Samsung talked in detail about the latest from its stable. Like it was… Read more »

iPhone 6 Now Faces Massive Competition With Galaxy S6 And HTC One M9

iPhone 6 Plus

The iPhone 6, along with the iPhone 6 Plus, has been leading the smartphone world since last September. With Samsung’s announcement of the Galaxy S6 this morning, Apple is likely running scared. The official unveiling of the Galaxy S6 has left technology enthusiasts even more impressed than they thought they would be. BGR claims the… Read more »

Samsung Galaxy S6 Accused Of Being An iPhone 6 Ripoff

Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung will officially announce the Galaxy S6 very soon, but the phone is already creating a lot of controversy. BGR is one of the many sources that think the Galaxy S6 reminds us of another smartphone. “Leaks and rumors leading up to Sunday’s unveiling of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge suggest that Samsung… Read more »

HTC One M9 Appeals To Samsung Galaxy S6 And iPhone 6 Lovers

HTC One M9

This morning, leaked videos of the HTC One M9 appeared all over the Internet. Judging from the video and the reaction to it, the Galaxy S6 and iPhone 6 may have some tough competition. HTC’s new smartphone seems to offer a combination of what people love on the Galaxy S6 and the iPhone 6. James… Read more »

Are Apple’s Latest iPhones Making Android Phones Irrelevant?

Apple iPhone 6

Apple may have faltered slightly with the iPhone in 2012 and 2013, but that has changed with the release of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Apple Insider recently reported on the iPhone’s 47.7 percent market share. “For the first time since the end of 2012, Apple’s iPhone edged out all devices running Android… Read more »

iPhone 6 Plus Data Consumption Reports Are Misleading

iPhone 6 Plus

The iPhone 6 Plus is the hottest selling phablet in the smartphone world right now, but it allegedly comes at a price. According to several websites, the 6 Plus drives more data than other iPhones, including the iPhone 6. BGR puts a more honest spin on the iPhone 6 Plus data usage reports. “Because the… Read more »

Samsung Galaxy S6 Screen Will Make iPhone Jealous

Samsung Galaxy S6

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is going to be announced in early March, but one particular aspect of the screen is driving tech enthusiasts crazy. CNET reports that the Galaxy S6 screen is out of this world. “Samsung may offer a Galaxy S6 with a display that you can view from three sides — the front,… Read more »

Upcoming iPhone 6s May Get Improved Touch ID

Apple Touch ID

The iPhone 6s won’t be released until the third quarter of this year, but details are already leaking out. Some people have complained that the Touch ID feature isn’t always accurate on the current iPhone 6. It’s pretty obvious Apple has heard consumer feedback, at least according to MacRumors. “KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who… Read more »

Samsung Galaxy S5 Android Lollipop Update Hits U.S. Phones

samsung galaxy s5 phone

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is finally getting the Android Lollipop update after weeks of speculation. The update will be rolling out to Galaxy S5 phones in the United States. The Verizon Galaxy S5 Lollipop update is the first Galaxy Android 5.0 update in the U.S., but it won’t be the last update for all U.S…. Read more »