The leather and black resin models of the 2014 Moto X are now selling for $0 and $1 via Amazon. The latter is also available via Best Buy at the same price. Off contract, the smartphone will still you back by under $550, so nothing’s changed there. The AT&T model is available in both black leather and black resin models while the Verizon branded Moto X is only available in the black resin variant under this price. It’s a nice discount to have on a flagship product like the Moto X which went official only recently. The...

Always at the forefront of innovation when it comes to mobile autonomy, Motorola has done it again, just as Lenovo was closing the device manufacturer’s purchase. They’ve taken the wraps off and commercially released the Droid Turbo, which grabs the battery powerhouse baton right from the hands of the dying Droid Maxx. Not all about juice, the 5.2 incher offers top-shelf specifications through and through, including a blazing fast quad-core 2.7 GHz Snapdragon 805 SoC, 3 GB RAM, 21 MP dual-LED flash camera and Quad HD Super AMOLED...

A new leak has given us a second look at Samsung’s implementation of the Android 5.0 ROM with TouchWiz on board. We saw an early version of the TouchWiz branded Android 5.0 ROM running on a Galaxy S5 not too long ago and this here appears to be a slightly polished version of the ROM. There are some changes from the old ROM especially in terms of user interface, so it’s clear that this is nowhere near finished. While the ROM is not specified as Lollipop, the source code does make a mention of Android 5.0, meaning it’s...

The much hyped Angry Birds Transformers game has officially hit the Google Play Store earlier today, letting Android users in on some of the robotic bird slinging action. This is a free app obviously and follows the same gameplay as preceding Angry Birds titles. The only difference here is that the birds transform into “AUTOBIRDS” when slinging towards the piggy territory. Playable characters include Optimus Prime, Bumblebee and the rest of the crew from the Transformers franchise. Understandably, Angry Birds Transformers...

One of the founders of Android, Andy Rubin, has official announced his departure from the company. It is said that after leaving Google, he will focus on developing and helping out tech startups in the industry. Having been part of Android since 2005 and more recently with the robotics division at Google, this marks a significant exit for the company. He hasn’t detailed his roadmap for the future, but it is believed that Rubin will start his own company which will aid startups, probably related to robotics which has been a fascination...

Samsung has finally put an end to the months of leaks about its metal clad A series of smartphones by finally unveiling the Galaxy A3 and the Galaxy A5. Interestingly, there’s no mention of the Galaxy A7 yet, so it’s likely that Samsung is reserving that for the holiday season. Both the A5 and the A3 are midrange offerings with the A5 being the more powerful of the two. The Galaxy A5 comes with a 5 inch 720p display, a 13-megapixel camera on the back, a 5-megapixel portrait camera, 16GB of internal storage, 2GB of RAM, a 1.2...

Welcome to the 10th part in our series of troubleshooting articles dedicated to the HTC One M8. It has been roughly a week since the last installment was released and since then we have been receiving several emails from our readers concerning this particular model. For those who don’t know yet we provide a service where we help our readers find solutions to issues they are experiencing with their mobile device. In this part we will tackle some of the latest emails sent to us about this model. If you own an HTC One M8 or any other Android...

Verizon has agreed to settle a lawsuit from 2006 that claimed Verizon was charging in-network calls for users on their FamilyShare plan. This obviously means that if you’re currently on a Family Share plan, this lawsuit does not apply to you. But if you were on a FamilyShare plan between 2002 and 2006, Verizon is paying $36.7 million in cash to all customers who had this plan. You will also get a piece of calling minutes that are worth a total of $27.5 million. In total, Verizon will be paying $64.2 million in damages, with an...