HTC One Minis Not Getting Lollipop Update
May04

HTC One Minis Not Getting Lollipop Update

For the most part HTC does a pretty good job of making sure all devices get the same love from Google as far us updates go.  That is why I am pretty shocked that the HTC One Mini and the HTC One Mini 2 will not be receiving the Lollypop update. According to a tweet from HTC themselves it seems that the update will not provide an "optimal experience"  on either of these two devices. Now that you know this will this knowledge stop any...

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HTC Releases First Quarter Number Made 11 Million USD Profit
Apr29

HTC Releases First Quarter Number Made 11 Million USD Profit

HTC was once the Samsung of the mobile community able to make Windows devices, Android devices you name it.  With stunning hardware and brilliant features HTC made the phones you had to have than something happened and that was no longer the case.  HTC's market share sank along with it's profits and the companies future looked dim.... Than HTC went back to what it did best to try to regain market share and made a hardware stunner in...

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Turns out Nokia is NOT Making Smartphones Next Year
Apr27

Turns out Nokia is NOT Making Smartphones Next Year

At the end of last week I happily reported that Nokia would start making smartphones again....As it turns out the report was false.  Nokia stated over the weekend that they wouldn't be making devices anymore. In fact they want everyone to know that they have no plans to build new smartphones  so much that they released the below statement today: Statements Nokia reaffirms it currently has no plans to manufacture or sell consumer...

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It’s Official Nokia is Making Smartphones in 2016
Apr24

It’s Official Nokia is Making Smartphones in 2016

There where reports coming out that Nokia would be making Android smartphones in 2016 when their contract was up with Microsoft to use the Nokia name.  However it wasn't confirmed until recently when trusted sources from Nokia China gave out some new information. Not only did they confirm that Nokia will be getting back into handsets but also that 2016 have them  move their R&D offices to China.  Also rumored is they will make all...

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Android 5.1.1 is Official on Your TV?
Apr21

Android 5.1.1 is Official on Your TV?

There has been rumors of Android 5.1.1 coming to new devices for little while and now we finally get something official from the folks at Google and it's on your....tv?   That's right it hit the  the Android TV Nexus Player. There is not a ton of new information to be learned here most of the information you can gleam is already here official Android dev pages.   There is still no timeline on when it hit tablets or phones but at least...

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Google Wallet Now FDIC Insured
Apr20

Google Wallet Now FDIC Insured

Here's a shocking fact.....Google wallet is now just as safe of a place to keep your money.  That's right for those of you out there who keep money in your Google wallet account it is now FDIC insured just like all the banks insured up to 250,000USD! While this is a really cool fact lets be honest how many consumer is this little fact going to affect?  Not many I would guess since Google wallet is simply a transient place to keep your...

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