Latest

Desktop Apps for Chrome are here, and they’re wonderful

Chrome Desktop Apps
454
by 10 months ago
18

Right under the Collections tab in the Chrome Web Store lies For Your Desktop, which were widely knows as packaged apps before today. Those apps, like software for traditional operating systems, run independent of the browser, and don’t need an internet connection.

Galaxy Gear reminds Samsung to mention Android [Update: video]

Galaxy-Gear-dont-forget-to-to-mention-android
873
by 10 months ago
11

During yesterday’s launch of the Galaxy Gear Samsung made a good attempt to repair the damage it did by not mentioning Android during the S4 press event. In a lighthearted but dramatic moment J.K. Shin, Samsung’s head of mobile communications, introduced the new smartdevice by pretending to receive a text message which read, “Don’t forget to mention Android.”

Sony Xperia Z1 hands-on and first impressions (video)

sony xperia z1 aa 39
557
by 10 months ago
10

Looking at the spec sheet alone, the Z1 is an impressive technical accomplishment, but will it be enough to make it a viable contender for the title of best Android smartphone out there? We got to spend some hands-on time with the Sony Xperia Z1, and these are our first impressions.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs. Galaxy Mega 5.8

7
by 10 months ago
2

The red carpet has just been rolled out for one of Samsung’s biggest devices of the year — the Galaxy Note 3. It’s one heck of a powerhouse, and with the display coming in at 5.7-inches with a Full HD Super AMOLED panel, it features one of the best screens out there. Just how well does this big guy perform in comparison to the Galaxy Mega 5.8, though? Sure, the Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 might be a mid-range device, but it’s certainly no slouch. Let’s take a look at this showdown, shall we? Design and build quality Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3…

Galaxy Gear vs. Pebble vs. Sony Smartwatch

samsung galaxy gear aa 5
185
by 10 months ago
46

We’ll compare the three — Galaxy Gear, Pebble, and Sony Smartwatch — in a few key areas. At first glance, they all seem pretty much the same, but once you dive into the nuance, they become three very distinct choices.