It might sound strange to suggest raising prices at a time when companies are cutting corners in major ways to shave costs off high-end devices, but that's exactly what Apple wants to do according to one analyst that claims to have insider information.
>T-Mobile says it's done with charging customers extra for going over their monthly data when within the confines of the United States. It also now challenges rivals AT&T, Verizon, and Sprint to follow suit.
Samsung, fresh on the heels of releasing four new devices last week, is already back to work and teasing another smart device soon to launch. That device may be the new Android-powered Galaxy Zoom.
T-Mobile has yet another deal for BlackBerry customers making the switch to a new phone. The first attempt at converting BlackBerry customers didn't go over very well, but now that it's no longer selling BB OS handsets and Samsung is footing the bill, now's as good a time as any to help people looking to move to a Samsung device. T-Mobile has a promotion that will give existing BlackBerry customers $200 if they switch to a Samsung Galaxy S5, Galaxy Note 3, or other Samsung devices. The $200 will be given in the form of a gift card sent after service is established, so visit your local retailer or the T-Mobile website for more information.
Trademark filings by Samsung make whispers of a smartwatch that doesn't need to connect to a phone seem more plausible, and reveal what may be the name of Samsung's Android Wear wristwatch.
The beta version of Google's Chrome for Android has updated to offer a few new features that can be tested now before they head to the main app channel, including better support for viewing web video and casting it to devices.
Aereo, the company that retransmits live television broadcasts to Android and iOS devices, has announced it will begin supporting Google Chromecast May 29 - that's only if the company still exists by then.
Google announced in February that it would introduce a new way to protect Android smartphones by introducing a security measure that constantly scans devices to prevent foul play. That measure, Verify Apps, is getting new help.
Sonos has 30 different streaming music services, and Google Play Music today became one of them. Sonos has announced that Play Music is now available to control your entire music library, personal and from Google's All Access 22-million strong library, from a smartphone.
The next iteration of LG's user interface for Android may follow the trend of embracing flat design elements. Samsung flattened is icons and UI elements in the latest version of Touchwiz on the Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC did the same with Sense on the One M8, and the LG G3 will do the same.