Google’s Nexus 5X now starts at $349

If you’ve been looking for an excuse to buy Google’s latest entry-level smartphone, the Nexus 5X, here’s your chance. Today, the search company announced a permanent price cut for the LG-made device, bringing down the cost of its 16GB and 32GB models to $349 and $399, respectively. This, of course, will make the Nexus 5X […]

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Here are some new rumors about Apple’s smaller and cheaper iPhone

Apple’s rumored entry-level iPhone may be a bit different than previously reported.According to a new report from Chinese news site cnBeta, the 4-inch phone will be called the iPhone 5e, not the 6c, as we’ve been hearing. The phone will be an overhauled iPhone 5s, according to the report, which we found on MacRumors.There have been […]

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Analysts think Samsung will launch a smartphone with a foldable screen this year

A mockup of a foldable Samsung smartphone.Samsung might be preparing to launch a smartphone that is radically different from anything else on the market.Analysts at HSBC are predicting that the South Korean electronics manufacturer is going to launch a smartphone with a foldable screen in the second half of 2016.Samsung has been looking into foldable-screen […]

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Apple wants $179 million more from Samsung after patent fight

Apple and Samsung — or more precisely, their teams of incredibly well-paid lawyers — can’t get enough of each other. This time, Apple claimed Samsung owes it an additional $179 million in supplemental damages (and interest!) because five of the Korean company’s ancient Android phones violated a handful of Apple’s design patents. US District Court […]

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Samsung execs said to blame struggles on lack of software expertise

Despite these challenges, though, the Korean company is still the world’s top smartphone maker.It would be unfair to say that Samsung alone is struggling in mobile: There’s evidence that the smartphone industry in general is suffering a slowdown. That said, despite being a huge name in tech, the Korean giant has certainly seen its share […]

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HTC One X9 officially unveils

HTC has officially unveiled the HTC One X9. The latest in HTC’s One series of phones, the X9 features a 5.5-inch, 1080p display and a metal body.In addition to the 1080p display, the One X9 features a MediaTek X10 octa-core processor, along with 3GB of RAM. The phone comes with 32GB of internal storage, which […]

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ASUS’ mobile devices will ship with built-in ad blocking

Ad blocking is now easy to find on just about every device you own, but it’s rarely included from the get-go. However, ASUS aims to change that. As of early 2016, all of the company’s web-capable mobile devices will ship with AdBlock Plus not only included with the company’s proprietary browser, but switched on by default. […]

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Samsung’s Galaxy A9 comes with a gigantic 6-inch display

If you’re looking for a phone that can double as a serving tray you’re in luck. At its Galaxy A Party 2016 event in China, Samsung announced the high-end Galaxy A9 with a six-inch 1080p super AMOLED display. Never again will you have to squint to see the tiny text on lesser phones like the […]

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