T-Mobile announces new value-packed family plan, but only for a limited time

Jul 28th - If T-Mobile didn't already show the other guys they know sheer value, perhaps today's move will make it hard to miss. Magenta has announced a new Simple Choice family plan that gives considerable savings over the competition.

Samsung’s Tizen plans suffer another setback with delayed smartphone

Jul 28th - We have no doubt that Samsung hopes to eventually free themselves from the chains binding them to Android, but it seems to have been a lot more difficult than they anticipated. Samsung has announced the delay of the launch of the Tizen-based Samsung Z.

Unlucky Samsung Galaxy S4 user whose phone burned up gets free One M8 from HTC

Jul 28th - Too often have we heard stories of users from Samsung's camp experiencing phones that spontaneously combust or overheat to the point where it looks like someone took a match to it, but one particular case seems to have caught the interest of an HTC product manager who wants to help make things right.

Rumor: Motorola, Google working on 5.9-inch Nexus

Jul 28th - Lots of breakups tend to go pretty bad, but Google and Motorola's relationship has stayed strong following their brief period of engagement. Ties could become even tighter if this latest rumor is to be believed: the pair are working on a Nexus phone that could come clocked in at 5.9 inches.

Android Wallpaper: Low Poly Art

Jul 26th - Happy weekend! It's time for another edition of Android Wallpaper. This week we are taking a look into the world of low poly art. We think low poly art makes perfect wallpapers, and to prove it we have selected 7 beautiful examples.

New Google patent shows contact lens with built-in iris sensor and capacitive detection, could finally make your eyeball your next password

Jul 25th - You've seen the movies where people use their eyeballs (via iris scanners) to unlock doors, pay for items, essentially like a password or passcode. Two new Google patents for contact lenses suggest that could soon become a reality.

The House unanimously passes cellphone unlocking bill, Obama need only to sign it into law

Jul 25th - And just like that, we are now officially one step closer to cellphone unlocking being legal again in the US. Such a headache for something that should have never been taken away in the first place.

HTC Desire 610 now available on AT&T for $200 straight up

Jul 25th - There's aren't too many solid Android phones you can buy for under $200 off contract. Good thing we have another great option with the HTC Desire 610 now available from AT&T.

Unlocked HTC One M8 now receiving Android 4.4.3 update, carries same security fixes as 4.4.4

Jul 25th - The unlocked HTC One M8 is now receiving Android 4.4.3. While it may not sound as nice as 4.4.4 hitting Motorola devices, keep in mind it carriers the same security fixes found in the latter.

From the Forums: Dropped phone in the toilet, personal finance apps, and more

Jul 25th - This week’s edition of From the Forums comes with a lesson about properly handling your phone when handling your business in the bathroom. While you wait for the rice to dry out your beloved digital companion, take a few minutes to catch up on everything else that has been going on over at the internet’s largest gathering of […]

New app lets you control Tesla Model S functions using an Android Wear smartwatch [VIDEO]

Jul 25th - For everyone cruising around town in their Tesla Model S -- good news: a new app lets you control some basic functions using nothing more than your Android Wear smartwatch. Lucky. You.

Mobile Roar Podcast 55: Dude, Where’s My Phone?

Jul 25th - "Dude. where's my phone?" We've all muttered a similar phrase at one time or another. Losing or having your phone stolen is a big fear these days. We share some of our stories of phone theft, and what we do about it.

Grab the Amazon Fire Phone from Amazon and AT&T starting today

Jul 25th - If you haven't already pre-ordered your Amazon Fire Phone and had it shipped to your doorstep, you can grab yours from a couple of different places as soon as today. You'll be able to stop into AT&T retail locations nationwide.

So if I die or disappear, what happens to my Gmail and Google account?

Jul 25th - What happens to your email account, google docs, pictures, and all your Google services if you die or disappear? Do you want to make sure a loved one can gain access? Or maybe you want to make sure they can't! Google lets you do both with Inactive Account Manager.

Deal: Best Buy offering $100 gift card on $0 down LG G3 from Sprint, AT&T or Verizon

Jul 25th - Best Buy has one of the best deals we've seen yet for the LG G3 if you're in the market for one. You can get the phone for $0 down on AT&T, Verizon and Sprint, and take home a $100 gift card to boot.