Essential announces they’ll announce a release date next week

The announcement and release of the Essential Phone has been weird, and honestly, not great. It was supposed to be available within 30 days from May, but that’s come and gone thanks to a few speed bumps for the company. Then the listing for the device went up on Best Buy’s site, which made it sound like it should be available very soon.

Unfortunately, no.

HTC U11 update to include 60 fps video recording

HTC has a software update in the works for the HTC U11 and one of the new features to be included is video recording at 60 frames per second. This announcement came via a teaser posted by the HTC USA Twitter account. According to their post, the update that will include this improvement to the video camera “will be rolling out over the next couple of months.”

New set of Samsung Galaxy Note 8 images leak

The latest leak involving the forthcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8 are made up of several pictures captured of the device as opposed to renders. In a series of images posted by we get some good looks at the front and back of the new device along with the S Pen. For Samsung, the leak appears to be unwelcome as the original post has been taken down despite the images already spreading out on the Internet.

T-Mobile’s One Unlimited 55+ plan proves the carrier loves more than just millennials

Look at T-Mobile’s brand. The vibe you get from its advertisements and social media behavior is exciting. Millennials love that, and they’ve been the largest of the groupsĀ flocking to T-Mobile quarter after quarter. It’s not exactly an image built to attract an older crowd, though. So now T-Mobile has a plan made specifically for those age 55 and up.

The T-Mobile One Unlimited 55+ plan gives you two lines for $60 per month, taxes and fees included.

[TA Deals] Put this PC in your pocket for less than $200! (24% off)

Shopping for a new desktop? Maybe you don’t need powerhouse specifications. If that’s the case, get a pocket-sized PC. There’s one on Talk Android Deals today that costs less than $200. It’s from Ockel, who makes various devices in the same class. And they’re growing in popularity this year as people want to be able to take their computers everywhere without being weighed down.

With the Sirius B, you’re getting all of Windows 10 in a device the size of your phone.

Go for the gold with new OnePlus 5 in Soft Gold

Today OnePlus launched a new, special limited edition version of the OnePlus 5 in a Soft Gold color. The color has been available from OnePlus on other devices and now joins their latest flagship device to bring the number of available colors to three – Soft Gold, Slate Gray and Midnight Black. Sales of the device commenced today at noon Eastern Daylight Time for customers in the U.S.

Google is the next in line to tackle Snapchat

Snapchat is easily one of the most popular social media/messaging services around. In fact, it’s so popular that pretty much every other social media site has nicked features from Snapchat into their own platform, including the disappearing stories and messages, and stickers and filters. Facebook and Twitter are some of the bigger names that have become more Snapchat-esque recently, but it’s a pretty widespread phenomenon at this point.