Motorola introduced an active display way back on the original Moto X that would show you notifications on your device without having to actually turn the screen on. It was a pretty useful feature that’s since been ported to tons of other phones and even third-party apps. Read more
There was a tiny bit of disappointment when Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 7 with only 4 GB of RAM. Some early rumors flip-flopped on RAM, so many of us were expecting 6 GB to be standard in the device, but at launch Samsung confirmed you’d only have a 4 GB option. That’s still plenty for most people, but phones with that much RAM do exist and Samsung likes to be on the cutting edge of things. Read more
Remember a couple years back when Sprint was theoretically interested in buying T-Mobile before the FCC quietly rejected the idea? Well, just because you get rejected the first time doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try, try, and try again, according to Sprint. Read more
A quality VPN is something that everyone should have in their technology toolbox, and we’ve got a great deal on a PureVPN subscription that should save you a bit of cash.
A VPN will help you browse the web safely, securely, and privately and keep your personal information from being exposed. On top of being effective and reliable, PureVPN also offers some other useful features that put it above the competition. Read more
FreedomPop has launched a brand new SIM card for US customers that includes zero-rated WhatsApp access. Long story short, that means this SIM will allow you to use WhatsApp without incurring any data charges. This isn’t a first for WhatsApp, but is is the first time that it’s been offered in the US. Read more
ASUS has announced their ZenFone 3 lineup for Indian markets, which by itself isn’t particularly exciting. It includes the ZenFone 3, ZenFone 3 Deluxe, and ZenFone 3 Ultra, which were all pretty well-reviewed phones earlier this year. The interesting part about this announcement is that ASUS has a brand new model of the ZenFone 3 Deluxe with a Snapdragon 821, marking one of the first phones to officially launch with Qualcomm’s new flagship. Read more
The LG V10 launched last October, so we’re getting pretty close to the point when we can expect the V20 to become official. We’ve already heard a few rumors about the hardware LG is using, and there have been a few design leaks, but we still need to know when to actually expect the phone. Read more
The Note 7 technically isn’t officially available for a few more days, but you know that doesn’t always stop carriers from jumping the gun a little bit early. This time around it looks like it’s Verizon and T-Mobile that have started shipping Samsung’s latest and greatest to early buyers, which is good news if you’re itching to get your hands on one. We’ve heard that the Note 7 is doing really well with preorders, so this news should make many people very happy. Read more
If you’re still holding out for the ZenWatch 3, you’ll want to keep an eye on the latest set of leaks about the upcoming ASUS smartwatch.
We’ve already seen reports that the ZenWatch 3 will come with a round face, but these new images solidify that rumor. The pictures show a smartwatch with a round face and round charger, which is just short of an official confirmation from ASUS. Read more
If you’re in the market for a new notebook for school, the holidays, or just a new computer in general, you’ll be interested in our deal on the Lenovo N22 Windows notebook. It’s a powerful, portable laptop that should cover your everyday needs, and it won’t break the bank, either. Read more