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Deal: Get $140 off last year’s Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 t...

Amazon's daily deals always bring great savings, and as we head toward the holiday season they won't be getting any worse. Today's deal of...

Sony’s 21 megapixel Exmor RS IMX230 smartphone camera senso...

Sony this morning announced a new camera sensor made for smartphones that they'll look to introduce starting April 2015. It's the Sony Exmor RS...

First crop of Nexus 6 shipments from Motorola.com pre-orders star...

Motorola surprised everyone by putting the Nexus 6 up for pre-sale on their own digital shop, and there's good news for those who went...

Chainfire brings Auto-root tool to 6 more Nexus devices with Andr...

Chainfire began the root train for Android 5.0 Lollipop on the Nexus 9, and now that the upgrades are out for most other Nexus...

Verizon’s updated ETF policy won’t start shaving doll...

As it stood just yesterday, Verizon would hit you with a $350 early termination fee for breaking out of a smartphone contract within its...

Has your Nexus 6 shipped yet?

Many Nexus 6 pre-orderers woke up to a treat this Friday morning. We've been hearing reports of credit cards being charged, and even some...

Samsung Mobile chief gets pay cut by nearly 50% following poor pe...

While Samsung still sits firmly atop the smartphone world, the company hasn't been able to maintain the same pace of growth they enjoyed throughout...

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge now available in the US

Samsung's Galaxy Note Edge is finally here, folks. The device is Samsung's first experiment in using a flexible display to siphon information off to...

HTC: Android Lollipop for Google Play Edition M7 and M8 targeted ...

Owners of HTC's two Google Play Edition phones -- last year's HTC One M7 and this year's HTC One M8 -- might be in...

Nexus 6 now available from Sprint, $300 on-contract; are you buyi...

Last week Sprint put their name in the hat as the first carrier to offer a Nexus 6 in the United States, and its...

CyanogenMod: First Android 5.0 Lollipop nightlies could arrive la...

Seeing the latest version of Android hit AOSP is an exciting time for ROM users everywhere. It usually means AOSP-based ROMs such as CyanogenMod...

Deal: 1 day left to get the Extreme Micro Drone 2.0 with Aerial C...

The micro drone featured in today's deal from AndroidArea.com won't be able to rival anything launched to the skies by the Obama administration, but...

Humble Bundle removes app from Google Play due to upcoming upgrad...

Humble Bundle announced this morning the removal of their application from Google Play. This wasn't an action taken by Google, but one that the...

Addictive puzzle game TwoDots finally makes its way to the Google...

Remember Dots? That addictive puzzle game got a pretty nice sequel, but until just recently it was only available on iOS. Thankfully that is...

NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet gets Android Lollipop Nov 18th; GRID cloud g...

NVIDIA had some exciting news to announce this morning. For starters, the company has confirmed that they will be shipping Android 5.0 Lollipop to...