Samsung answers 4.7-inch iPhone 6 rumors with the 5.2-inch Galaxy S5, but does bigger always mean better? [VIDEO]

Jul 21st - Because bigger is always better, Samsung pokes fun at the upcoming iPhone 6 by showing off the huge display of the Galaxy S5. But why can't we have a solid iPhone challenger at 4.7-inches?

7 sneaky ways pickpockets steal your phone (and what you can do about it)

Jul 22nd - Even the most complicated lockscreen pattern, pass code, or even Face Unlock, can't protect against someone physically stealing your phone. We've written about what to do about lost or stolen phones in the past, but sometimes even the best anti-theft software is no use.

Verizon to start giving back with Smart Rewards

Jul 21st - Verizon's name is typically associated with the carrier's tendency to bill and charge you for anything and everything they can, but it looks like they want to change that perception.

Watch Conan O’brien poke fun at the iPhone 6, says what Android users have been screaming for years [VIDEO]

Jul 23rd - Oh, Conan.... When he's right, he's right. Add this to the many reasons why we aren't excited about rumors of an upcoming iPhone 6. Hit the link for the full video.

OnePlus announces Bamboo StyleSwap Cover and a 5,000 invite giveaway

Jul 22nd - Some pretty big news has rolled out of the OnePlus camp this morning. For starters, they've unveiled their new Bamboo StyleSwap Cover, and they've also made more purchase invites available.

HTC smartwatch makes brief appearance in behind the scenes video

Jul 21st - HTC's smartwatch makes a few very brief appearances in their latest behind the scenes video. These type of vids are always risky, especially when you have designers working on future, still unannounced, projects.

Phandroid News app update brings layout tweaks, performance enhancements and more

Jul 23rd - If you enjoy using our Android app to stay abreast of all the latest Android news you'll want to pay attention to this particular story: the Phandroid app has gotten an upgrade!

Google Play Store 4.9.13 begins its roll out, features fresh new Material-ish design

Jul 22nd - A huge update to the Google Play Store is now rolling out for Android devices. For those that can't wait, download link provided below. Mmmmmm.. Material.

Android Wallpaper for AMOLED displays

Jul 19th - One of the cool things about owning a device with an AMOLED display is to see that deep true black. It is a thing of beauty, but also functionality. This week we are dedicating all of our wallpaper to those of you with AMOLED displays.

You can now unlock your Moto X using “digital tattoos” [VIDEO]

Jul 23rd - Ever wanted to unlock your smartphone by pressing it up against your body? Me neither, but Motorola felt the need to introduce new "digital tattoos" that stick to your skin and can unlock your Moto X via a simple tap.

Chromecast exploit could allow hackers to hijack your dongle and play whatever they like [VIDEO]

Jul 21st - If someone has the time, and a Raspberry Pi, a Chromecast exploit could allow them to hack into your dongle and stream whatever obscene media they like.

Samsung Galaxy Alpha leak shows smaller 4.7-inch display, aluminum frame

Jul 23rd - Leaked images of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha show much smaller 4.7-inch form factor, aluminum frame, and allegedly does away with micro SD card slot. Could be the perfect iPhone 6 challenger.

Sony Xperia Z2 (D6503) now available in the US direct from Sony, supports AT&T and T-Mobile networks

Jul 21st - Those of you on AT&T or T-Mobile that simply can't wait for a chance at picking up a Sony Xperia Z2, the phone is now officially available for purchase direct through Sony. Well, sort of (it's backordered).

Xiaomi officially announces the Mi 4

Jul 22nd - Xiaomi has been drumming up to the release of their latest flagship for quite some time, but it's time for the full wraps to come off: the Xiaomi Mi 4 has been officially unveiled.

Verizon records highest revenue growth in the past six quarters

Jul 22nd - Verizon's Q2 numbers are ready for the world to see, and we're sure they couldn't be more happy with the results. Find out why they had such a strong quarter.

You can create Google Now reminders from Google.com’s desktop site

Jul 21st - Google's added a quick new feature to their desktop and mobile website that should make life easier for those who rely on Google Now reminders. You can now set reminders right from within Google Search with a simple search query.

Analysts expect T-Mobile to have another good quarter

Jul 21st - T-Mobile threw an online parade and celebrated the fact that they were considered the fastest growing wireless carrier in the United States last quarter. Can they put on a repeat performance?

HTC puts their Sense keyboard up on Google Play, update now available

Jul 22nd - The official HTC Sense Input (keyboard) is now available on Google Play. There's an update too. Gotta say, we love this new trend in Android.

NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet with SHIELD Wireless Controller goes official [VIDEO]

Jul 22nd - We weren't sure how long it would take the NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet to make its way out of the rumor mill and into the official news bin, but that question was answered this morning.

LG G3 Cat 6 is now official, comes equipped with a Snapdragon 805 processor

Jul 22nd - And just like that, the LG G3 Cat 6 is now official. The phone is essentially the same as the version we have everywhere else, only this one comes with a Snapdragon 805 processor and download speeds of up to 225Mbps