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Living with Alexa: An Amazon Echo Review

At this exact moment, is the Amazon Echo worth $200? Probably not. Is it worth $100? Most definitely. If you’re an Amazon Prime subscriber,...

Yahoo will host an Android vs iOS Fanboy Smartphone Challenge at ...

On Monday, March 16th at SXSW in Austin, Texas, Yahoo is holding a Fanboy Smartphone Challenge, which will put an Android enthusiast and an...

Motorola’s Moto E 2nd Gen will launch on Verizon Wireless t...

A few weeks ago Motorola announced the all new Moto E for 2015. The updated smartphone comes equipped with LTE radios and packs a...

Verizon’s Nexus 6 leaks again, confirms March 12th launch w...

More information has leaked, continuing to give credence that Verizon's Nexus 6 will be available in the coming days, providing pricing information, and availability...

Use Appeer to get Android apps from Google Play based on custom t...

The Appeer app creates personally tailored app and game recommendations for the Google Play Store based on a user’s currently installed apps and their...

Huawei starts MWC 2015 early, posts Huawei Watch promo and design...

This is the Huawei Watch, a beautiful Android Wear smartwatch that just might be the best looking Android Wear watch to date. Huawei's flagship...

Here’s a look at Nexus 6 dbrand skins, bring on the customi...

If you're looking to spruce up your Nexus 6 a little bit, a skin or wrap is often the way to go. Here's a...

The back cover of my Nexus 6 was separating, Google issued a warr...

The back of my Nexus 6 started to separate from the frame after two and a half months of use. Thankfully, my experience with...

Amazon Echo first thoughts: Alexa out Google’s the Google a...

Here's a first look at Alexa and the Amazon Echo. The most surprising and in-your-face observation thus far: Amazon’s Echo bests the Google app...

Phandroid News for Android updated, bugs squashed

Today, we pushed a new version of Phandroid News to the Google Play Store which aimed to fix a few bugs that were plaguing...

Oppo R5 Review, the world’s thinnest phone

Oppo might not be a well-known name outside of it’s home market of China, but that doesn’t mean that the company’s mobile products should...

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge coming to Verizon Wireless on January 8t...

If you're a fan of one of the more unique smartphone designs from the past year, you'll be happy to know that Samsung's Galaxy...

Ring in the New Year with Phandroid across the Internet

Welcome to 2015. Now that we're here, there's no better way to start off your brand new calendar year than with Phandroid. There's no...

The Big Android BBQ announces upcoming Alexandria, Virginia event...

The minds behind one of the largest volunteer ran Android venues around, the Big Android BBQ, have announced an upcoming event this Spring. The...

Phandroid’s news app gets a visual makeover, goes Material ...

Phandroid's Android news app has been updated with a fresh Material Design look and feel. You'll find all of the required animations, transition, floating...