Long Term Review: Four Months with the HTC One M8 on AT&T (Sexy Metal Beast)
Whelp. It’s been four months with HTC’s newest flagship, and we’ve just received official word that there will be a Windows Phone variant of the One soon out.
The M7 was my favorite Android of last year. Has the M8 lived up to the expectations set by its predecessor? Let’s take a look!
T-Mobile Offers Free Data for a Year to Former Sprint Customers
Current T-Mo customers can “rescue” Former Sprint (or AT&T or Verizon) customers, and those folks will receive free data for one year.
“When we saw how Sprint’s dissing its own customers and dropping unlimited LTE plans for families, we…
Sprint Slashes Prices on Unlimited Plans to $60 a Month
After landing a new CEO, Sprint has been focused on appropriate pricing, after admitting their network can’t quite compete toe to toe with VZW or AT&T. The first step was offering up a new Family Shared Data plan which undercuts the big carriers.
Now they have T-Mobile in their sites with a new unlimited data plan. At $60 a month per line, it’s…
Walmart Clearing iPhone 5C Inventory by slashing Contract Price to 97 Cents
A new iPhone will be announced soon, and stores are trying to clear out existing inventory. Walmart is making a move to push out the somewhat unpopular 5C model by cutting the on-contract price to only 97 cents. At “near free” one would hope it would finally give the aged 4S a run for its money. Walmart has also cut the price on the 5S to $79 with a two year contract.
Consumers were right to be…
LG Brings Two “L Series” Smartphones to Emerging 3G Markets
Borrowing the design language of the G3, LG is introducing two new “L Series” phones built for emerging 3G markets. Following in the footsteps of Motorola and Nokia, It’s another attempt at building out a higher quality experience at an entry level price.
The L Fino features a 4.5″ screen at a resolution of 800×480 powered by a low power 1.2GHz quad-core, 1GB of RAM, 4GB of storage, and a 1900mAh…
Cupertino Will Be First City In California to Get Gigabit AT&T U-Verse
Fiber roll outs are starting to spread!
AT&T is announcing plans to introduce their “Gigapower” U-Verse service to more areas. The first city in California to receive full duplex gigabit broadband?
Yes Apple’s home town will be getting data speeds 10 times faster than the beefiest cable offerings around these parts. Specific locations and dates will be announced soon, and San Jose, CA…
Barnes & Noble Teams with Samsung for $179 Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK Tablet
B&N scored some early critical successes with their previous Nook tablets and e-readers. Standing up to Amazon at a time when the Kindle was one of the highest selling “Android” tablets on the market.
Barnes & Noble is partnering with Samsung now for their next Nook, a customized version of the seven inch Galaxy Tab 4. This Nook will have full access to Google apps and services while also…