Andrew Myrick

Contributing Writer

I've been an avid tech fan for as long as I can remember. It all started with an Atari and has grown into an obsession for the latest and greatest devices. Currently rocking the LG G6 and iPhone 7 Plus, and usually change devices more than my boxers, but the rat race may have come to an end...for now.


Essential launches Halo Gray PH-1 with Alexa in-tow for $450

Feb 16th - Essential has announced a new ‘Halo Gray’ color variant of the Essential Phone which will be exclusive to Amazon and will go on sale on February 21st. The device will be priced at $449 and includes Amazon Alexa voice services built-in.


New colors are coming to the Essential Phone starting today

Feb 15th - Essential has announced that three new color options will be available for a limited time under the “Spring Collection”. These colors include Ocean Depths, Copper Black, and Stellar Gray and will be going on sale for $599 at different times over the next week.


The hits keep on coming: HTC’s smartphone president resigns

Feb 15th - It’s no secret that HTC has been struggling for the last few years, as the company continues to be outclassed by the likes of Samsung, LG, and now Google. The latest exec to hand in his resignation is HTC’s President of Smartphone and Connected Devices, Chialin Chang.


Samsung reportedly halts rollout of Android 8.0 Oreo

Feb 14th - After beginning the rollout of Android Oreo for the Galaxy S8 lineup last week, Samsung has reportedly halted the update from being available in other regions and is already working on a new version to push to devices.