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Lenovo plans to sell three million Moto Zs, Moto Mods will be compatible over next three years

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 00:21
With failed attempts at smartphone modularity, I've been hesitant to spend money on accessories. But Motorola Mobility recently revealed that we can count on Moto Mods for at least three years.

Ahead of LG G6 and Galaxy S8 launch, T-Mobile offers S7, S7 Edge, and LG V20 for just $360

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 02/22/2017 - 21:47
We often see discounts of $100 on existing flagship phones when new flagships are about to be launched. T-Mobile is offering last year's models, which all run the latest version of Android, at a massive discount.

ExoLens Pro wide-angle kit hands-on: Making a good iPhone 7 Plus camera even better

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 02/20/2017 - 17:47
The Apple iPhone 7 Plus has a solid camera, but sometimes you want to capture more. The iPhone camera is limited by space so an external lens helps enhance the camera at a price.

Hands-on with Android 7 Nougat on the Samsung Galaxy S7: screenshot gallery

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 02/19/2017 - 17:47
The long awaited Google Android 7 Nougat update is finally rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge owners. There are some major appearance changes and improvements in performance.

Android Wear 2.0, LG Watches, and new old devices (MobileTechRoundup show #390)

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 02/12/2017 - 10:00
Google announced the launch of Android Wear 2.0 with a couple new watches from LG. We continue to hear more about rumored upcoming phones as well.

Android Nougat and EMUI 5.0 roll out to the Honor 8: in pictures

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 02/10/2017 - 21:43
The Honor 8 was one of the best affordable phones of 2016 and today the update to Android Nougat is starting to roll out.

Is AI the next Android differentiator? LG teases 'less artificial more intelligence' for G6

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 02/09/2017 - 21:31
Google Assistant is available on the Pixel, Alexa is coming to the Huawei Mate 9, Sense Companion is coming on the HTC U Ultra, Samsung may be launching Bixby on the Galaxy S8, and LG may be bringing something else on the G6.

Moto Mods Hackathon: Moving the modular smartphone concept forward

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 02/06/2017 - 21:43
With active participation in hackathons and a full Mod Development Kit, Motorola Mobility is enabling hardware developers to help its Moto Mods be successful. The Moto Z is an excellent modular smartphone that looks to be getting even better.

Huawei's next smartphone challenge: Navigating Trump-China relations

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 02/01/2017 - 20:30
With President Trump's recent tough talk on trade, can Huawei, Lenovo and ZTE achieve the success predicted for Chinese manufacturers?

Razer acquires Nextbit, Robin smartphone sales halted

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Tue, 01/31/2017 - 06:14
Last year Nextbit launched the innovative Robin Android smartphone. It has just been acquired by Razer and will continue to operate as an independent entity within the larger company.

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835: What do the Kryo 280, Adreno 540, Spectra 180, X16, and Hexagon 682 mean for business?

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 01/30/2017 - 19:47
We don't often think much about the internal components powering our mobile devices, but it turns out this is where the real innovation is taking place in the mobile space. Let's take a closer look at the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 835.

TripIt Navigator: Detailed transportation options for business travelers

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sat, 01/28/2017 - 22:20
While business travelers spend hours on planes traversing the world, there is a phase of the trip where one travels to and from the airport. The latest update to TripIt provides costs and travel times for various options.

CM4 Q Card Case for the Apple iPhone 7 Plus: Protective wallet case with kickstand option

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Sun, 01/22/2017 - 18:21
Many of the iPhone cases designed to hold credit cards are folio style cases. The Q Card Case includes a card holder on the back with a design that lets you prop it up for media.

Google Pixel not so great: There are plenty of better business phones

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Fri, 01/20/2017 - 17:00
Google Pixel is not the best Android smartphone you can buy. There are plenty of better business handsets.

Cheetah Mobile launches Made for Samsung News Republic app with exclusive features

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 01/19/2017 - 06:22
Millions of us spend more time on our phones than any other computing device and use our phones to stay up on the latest news. The latest News Republic update adds exclusive features for Samsung phones and watches.

Silk iPhone 7 collection hands-on: Style, protection, and functionality at affordable prices

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Mon, 01/16/2017 - 01:07
There are a number of case options for the Apple iPhone. Silk provides 10 distinct series of cases for the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus and I tried several of them for the past month.

HTC announces U Ultra and U Play: The best of HTC available for pre-sale today

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 01/12/2017 - 13:30
HTC is moving away from it's flagship unibody aluminum designs and integrating glass panels in brilliant colors. The HTC U models sport the best of HTC audio and photography.

CES 2017: Hands-on with the dual camera $250 Honor 6X

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 01:31
Huawei starts off the new year with the 5X successor, the Honor 6X, that brings a dual camera experience with a long battery life and sleek all-aluminum form factor to the US market.

LifeProof Fre for Pixel XL and iPhone 7 Plus: Form fitting rugged protection for outdoor adventures

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 18:21
It's the time of year when we hit the slopes, wade into the rivers, and hike through the white stuff. Thanks to LifeProof's newest Fre cases, you can rest assured your iPhone 7 Plus and Google Pixel XL will remain safe and sound.

Mophie Juice Pack Air Wireless for iPhone 7 Plus: Freedom from wires and dongles

Zdnet Smartphones and cell phones - Wed, 12/21/2016 - 19:47
One thing I always hated about Mophie battery packs was the long dongle needed to enjoy music. With the headphone jack removed, the dongle is gone while wireless charging is part of the Charge Force collection.