The countdown for the Nexus 9 has officially begun with a new source claiming that the tablet will be officially announced on October 16. There’s no word on when the tablet will be available for purchase, but it goes without saying that Google will not want to wait long to bring the device to the market. The information comes from Paul O’Brien of the MoDaCo fame who is familiar with the HTC community. The Nexus 9 will mark a major upgrade in the Nexus tablet lineup considering the hardware it is expected to pack. If past reports...

Sony Mobile’s American wing has just set up pre-registration pages for the Xperia Z3, the Xperia Z3 Compact as well as the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact. Although there’s no word on the release date or pricing, a pre-registration page is usually a good indicator that the devices would hit the markets soon. Verizon is expected to be carrying the Xperia Z3 sometime soon, so the listing has come at the right time. Sony has never had a large presence in the U.S. with its devices only selling via T-Mobile as of now. However, by expanding...

Samsung has finally set a date for the big arrival of the Galaxy Note 4 phablet in the U.S. Customers will be able to pre-order the premier Samsung flagship starting tomorrow via Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile as well as U.S. Cellular with a shipping date of October 17. So technically there’s still close to a month left for the device to start reaching customers’ hands. The pre-orders start on the same day as the Apple iPhone 6 Plus launch, which is hardly a coincidence. Samsung is offering customers a trade-in price...

The makers of the OnePlus One have run into some fresh trouble as they have called off the StyleSwap covers meant for the handset. The company reportedly found a few issues with the mass production of these cases, which is why they have decided to call off the sales of the cases before they even reached customers’ hands. The company has been facing trouble keeping up with the demand for the handset as it is and this news will act as a major setback as well. There is a silver lining for hopeful fans though. OnePlus has reportedly...

It takes a good bit of courage, as well as a slight dose of desperation, to knowingly turn a blind eye to the specific guidelines set by your idol, mentor and forerunner, to whom you basically owe everything. “No one is going to buy a phone you can’t get your hand around” said Steve Jobs in 2010. “Bigger than bigger” said Tim Cook upon unveiling the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus, at last acknowledging the superiority of the phablet. Sorry, the “iPhablet”. Bold move, when Cupertino knew full well it was exposing...

Amazon has just announced the updated version of the 8.9 inch Kindle Fire HDX and the 7 inch Kindle Fire HD along with a new Kids Edition model. E-book enthusiasts will be pleased to know that the company’s Kindle reader lineup has also seen the addition of two new devices with a standard touchscreen packing Kindle and Kindle Voyage for $79 and $199 respectively. The Kindle Fire tablets will be running the latest Fire OS 4 UI skin on top of Android. The Kindle Fire HD comes in 6 and 7 inch models, both featuring a resolution of...

Welcome to the 20th part in our series of troubleshooting articles dedicated to the Samsung Galaxy S2. As of now we have already answered more than a hundred questions sent to us by our readers who own this model. Despite being an old model a lot of people are still using this device, proof of which is the volume of emails we receive for the S2 alone. In this part, we will be tackle the latest emails sent to us. If you own a Galaxy S2 or any other Android device for that matter feel free to send us an email at [email protected]...

Punit Soni has been a familiar face in Motorola’s product announcements over the past few months. He was at the forefront of the Moto E launch and actively endorses the company’s products and software updates on social media. However, Soni has now decided to call it a day and leave Motorola Mobility. There’s no word on who will replace him as the VP of Product Management over at the company yet, but his departure has come as a surprise to many. He didn’t cite a specific reason for leaving the company, but had...