Motorla DROID Turbo Getting Android 5.1 Lollipop Soon
Mar19

Motorla DROID Turbo Getting Android 5.1 Lollipop Soon

The Motorola DROID Turbo is one of the best smartphones on the market, but it is still stuck back on Android 4.4.4 KitKat, while other flagships have Android Lollipop. That’s surprising for a Motorola device as the company was the first OEM to update its devices to Lollipop back in November and December. Luckily those rocking the Verizon exclusive DROID Turbo will not have to wait much longer to get Google’s latest and greatest...

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Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App
Feb26

Google Takes It’s Ball and Goes Home Softcard to be an Android Only App

In a move that I guess shouldn't really surprise anyone Google has pulled the mobile wallet service Softcard from all App Stores and is only bringing it back for Android devices.  For those of you not familiar with the service Softcard is a NFC based mobile wallet that allows you swipe to pay for items it was bought by Google few months back. This move is to compete with Apple Pay...Softcard was the payment system backed by all the...

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Lumia Denim on Verizon’s Lumia Icon (930)

The Nokia Lumia Icon is a pretty standard mid-range device these days, but it is a good smartphone and is the closest you will get to a flagship (with the Lumia 1520) that Microsoft currently has on its portfolio. The Verizon version of the Icon is now coming up to date in terms of software with Microsoft and Big Red issuing the new Lumia Denim for Windows Phone 8.1 update. The upgrade will be available in the coming days and is the...

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LG Transpyre Arrives With Verizon
Nov24

LG Transpyre Arrives With Verizon

LG has decided to launch yet another new smartphone, and is becoming more like Samsung with each release that attempts to fill a niche or fit into a price point. The new LG Transpyre has actually been launched in some regions as the LG F60, a handset that is very much a budget offering but does come with LTE on board. The smartphone is making its way to the United States market as the Transpyre and is launching with Verizon. The...

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Verizon launches the excellent Motorola DROID Turbo
Oct28

Verizon launches the excellent Motorola DROID Turbo

There is a school of thought that the exclusive carrier device is a thing of the past, and that launching a device exclusively in this manner hurts sales. That is almost certainly true, but if the business model is dying out, what an amazing swansong Verizon is giving it with the DROID range. Always excellent, the DROID’s took a new direction into near perfection today with the launch of the DROID Turbo. Based off Motorola’s Moto X,...

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