Google has removed document editing from the mobile web version of Google Docs, opting instead for a banner encouraging users to download the official app from the Play Store. The move makes sense, since that’s how they’ve treated Sheets and Slides for a while now. But if you were hanging on and still editing your Google Docs in Chrome, looks like you’ll have to install the app now. Read more
A new app called Galaxy-Sync that handles syncing Outlook data onto your mobile devices has been announced as one of the most secure ways to keep your Outlook info synced up. It’s unique in that it works by syncing everything locally as a security measure, so your data is never transmitted wirelessly or into any cloud servers where it’s more vulnerable to being breached or attacked. It’s pretty odd to see lack of wireless as a feature in 2015, but in this situation, it makes sense. Read more
For today only, HTC is offering huge savings on many of its new devices. The deal applies to the One M9, Nexus 9, RE Camera, accessories, and more. This sale could mean that HTC is getting ready to introduce new devices in the near future, but we haven’t received many details other than the rumored ‘Hima Aero’ phone.
After noticing that Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile customers want more high-speed mobile data, the carriers are bringing a new service that allows their monthly unlimited customers to add more high-speed data after meeting their threshold with new $5 and $10 Data-Pack add-ons. Read more
If you’re a Samsung smartphone or tablet owner, I’m pretty sure you’ve been notified at some point or another that there’s a software update available for your device through ‘Kies’. Many users discard the notification and wait for the over-the-air (OTA) update to roll out simply because they’re unsure what to do. But the funny thing is that performing a software update through Samsung Kies is extremely simple.
We are going to show you how to install a software update via Samsung Kies.
Matter and Form Inc. have a new Kickstarter campaign to fund the Bevel, a small attachment that turns your ordinary smartphone or tablet into an amazing 3D camera. If they meet their funding goal you can expect to see the Bevel starting to ship in December at a price of $49.
Verizon has announced that its XLTE service is now available in six additional markets. The telecommunications company has over 400 XLTE markets available, said to double the speed of 4G LTE.
The Moto Pulse and Moto Surround are two new Bluetooth headsets from Motorola and are available to buy today. The Moto Pulse is priced at $59 while the Moto Surround is $69.
Rhapsody has announced an overhaul of the interface for their music player that affects both the mini-player and the full screen experience. The update focuses on simplifying the interface to make it easier for users to control the app. Users will find that they can favorite tracks in the mini-player, swipe to change tracks, and colors and styling will update to match albums being played. Read more
Motorola today announced three new devices in the Moto series, one of them being the Moto X Play. Motorola says that it’s a larger and more affordable handset, only with a sizeable battery that could potentially last you up to two days.