• BBM app for Android and iOS both receive update By Phone Arena   -   Dec 17, 2018

    BBM APP FOR ANDROID AND IOS BOTH RECEIVE UPDATE

    Yeah, it took BlackBerry a long time to see the writing on the wall. But on October 21, 2013, it finally launched BlackBerry Messenger...

    iOS, Apple, BlackBerry, Android, Google, News
  • Check out Amazon's Echo Wall Clock, a $30 companion for the company's smart speakers By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    CHECK OUT AMAZON'S ECHO WALL CLOCK, A $30 COMPANION FOR THE COMPANY'S SMART SPEAKERS

    What holiday gift can you get for the person who already owns an Amazon Echo smart speaker? How about the Echo Wall Clock. Priced at...

    News
  • Best Buy has the Apple iPhone XR as low as $365 today only with activation and trade-in By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    BEST BUY HAS THE APPLE IPHONE XR AS LOW AS $365 TODAY ONLY WITH ACTIVATION AND TRADE-IN

    Today only, Sprint customers can pick up the Apple iPhone XR for as low as $364.99 from Best Buy. Time is of the essence here, but...

    iPhone, Phone, Apple, News
  • "API bug" allegedly caused third party apps to have access to photos from 6.8 million Facebook users By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    "API BUG" ALLEGEDLY CAUSED THIRD PARTY APPS TO HAVE ACCESS TO PHOTOS FROM 6.8 MILLION FACEBOOK USERS

    Just when you think that Facebook might get its act together and respect the privacy of its subscribers, something happens to make...

    Facebook, News
  • Colin Kroll, co-founder of HQ Trivia and Vine, dies at 34 from suspected OD By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    COLIN KROLL, CO-FOUNDER OF HQ TRIVIA AND VINE, DIES AT 34 FROM SUSPECTED OD

    Remember Vine? Twitter launched the Vine app in January 2013, and it allowed subscribers to share 6-second videos on Vine's platform....

    Twitter, Facebook, News
  • Samsung reportedly prepping a new mid-range Galaxy Tab A tablet for Q1 2019 By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    SAMSUNG REPORTEDLY PREPPING A NEW MID-RANGE GALAXY TAB A TABLET FOR Q1 2019

    Is Samsung prepping a new mid-range tablet? It is, according to 91mobiles. The new slate is expected to join the Galaxy Tab A lineup...

    Tablet, Samsung, Android, News
  • Deal: Apple iPad 9.7 (2018) gets a cool price cut at Target By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    DEAL: APPLE IPAD 9.7 (2018) GETS A COOL PRICE CUT AT TARGET

    Planning to buy an iOS tablet for Christmas? If you are, we're glad to inform you that Apple's newest iPad 9.7-inch is now pretty cheap...

    iPad, iOS, Tablet, Apple, News
  • Win a free Moto product in the 12 Days of Moto Giveaway; today's prize is the Moto Z3 Play By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    WIN A FREE MOTO PRODUCT IN THE 12 DAYS OF MOTO GIVEAWAY; TODAY'S PRIZE IS THE MOTO Z3 PLAY

    On its Instagram page, Motorola U.S. has announced a sweepstakes called the 12 Days of Moto Giveaway. The sweepstakes actually started...

    Instagram, News
  • Verizon's LG V40 ThinQ and LG G7 ThinQ are half off at Best Buy with payment plans By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    VERIZON'S LG V40 THINQ AND LG G7 THINQ ARE HALF OFF AT BEST BUY WITH PAYMENT PLANS

    It's still not too late to purchase a reasonably priced flagship smartphone that you can offer as a Christmas gift to a special someone,...

    Smartphone, Android, News
  • Save up to $300 on Amazon and Samsung tablets at Best Buy By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    SAVE UP TO $300 ON AMAZON AND SAMSUNG TABLETS AT BEST BUY

    Even though not many companies are still launching tablets these days, it looks like these devices are here to stay. Apple, Amazon,...

    Samsung, Tablet, Apple, News
  • Deal: Garmin Vivoactive 3 smartwatch drops below $200 at Best Buy and Walmart By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    DEAL: GARMIN VIVOACTIVE 3 SMARTWATCH DROPS BELOW $200 AT BEST BUY AND WALMART

    Owning a smartwatch should mean much more than just getting notifications from your smartphone while on the move, but not all of us...

    Smartphone, News
  • Robinhood cancels plan to offer no-fee banking after SIPC denies it planned to insure accounts By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    ROBINHOOD CANCELS PLAN TO OFFER NO-FEE BANKING AFTER SIPC DENIES IT PLANNED TO INSURE ACCOUNTS

    Just a couple of days ago, we told you that commission-free trading app Robinhood was adding free no-fee banking and checking to its...

    News
  • OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition Warp Charge 30 replenishes half the battery life in 20 minutes By Phone Arena   -   Dec 16, 2018

    ONEPLUS 6T MCLAREN EDITION WARP CHARGE 30 REPLENISHES HALF THE BATTERY LIFE IN 20 MINUTES

    The OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition not only features 10GB of RAM, it also comes with OnePlus' latest battery charging system, Warp Charge...

    News
  • Walmart has deals on the Apple Watch, Samsung Galaxy Watch and Fitbit Versa By Phone Arena   -   Dec 15, 2018

    WALMART HAS DEALS ON THE APPLE WATCH, SAMSUNG GALAXY WATCH AND FITBIT VERSA

    According to Digital Trends, Walmart has lowered the price of certain smartwatch models including the Apple Watch, the Samsung Galaxy...

    Samsung, Apple, News
  • Best Gifts That Cost Less Than a Phone By Phone Arena   -   Dec 15, 2018

    BEST GIFTS THAT COST LESS THAN A PHONE

    Maybe you were going to buy one lucky person a brand-new phone but some pesky family member, or worse, significant other beat you to...

    Phone, News
  • Google Play Movies & TV has holiday films, including the classic Die Hard, on sale for $4.99 and up By Phone Arena   -   Dec 15, 2018

    GOOGLE PLAY MOVIES & TV HAS HOLIDAY FILMS, INCLUDING THE CLASSIC DIE HARD, ON SALE FOR $4.99 AND UP

    Who wouldn't love to celebrate the holidays by watching a young Macaulay Culkin chase out Daniel Stern and Joe Pesci while the pair...

    Google, News
  • Both Amazon and Google will produce wireless ear buds to compete with Apple says top analyst By Phone Arena   -   Dec 15, 2018

    BOTH AMAZON AND GOOGLE WILL PRODUCE WIRELESS EAR BUDS TO COMPETE WITH APPLE SAYS TOP ANALYST

    Last month, we showed you a chart from analytical firm Gartner that showed how the firm expects ear-worn devices to go from 21.5 million...

    Google, Apple, News
  • Save up to $200 on LG V40 ThinQ and G7 ThinQ at Amazon from December 16 By Phone Arena   -   Dec 15, 2018

    SAVE UP TO $200 ON LG V40 THINQ AND G7 THINQ AT AMAZON FROM DECEMBER 16

    LG announced a holiday promotion on some of its high-end smartphones, which will debut on December 16 on Amazon. Only three products...

    Smartphone, News
  • WhatsApp pushes out picture-in-picture mode to all Android users By Phone Arena   -   Dec 15, 2018

    WHATSAPP PUSHES OUT PICTURE-IN-PICTURE MODE TO ALL ANDROID USERS

    The first signs that WhatsApp is serious about bringing picture-in-picture mode to Android phones surfaced about two months ago when...

    Android, Phone, Facebook, Instagram, iPhone, News
  • Flash deal: Apple's urBeats3 earphones are on sale for just $40 By Phone Arena   -   Dec 15, 2018

    FLASH DEAL: APPLE'S URBEATS3 EARPHONES ARE ON SALE FOR JUST $40

    Last year's Apple urBeats3 earphones are on sale at Best Buy as part of the retailer's 3-Day Gift Sale deals. Since the promotion started...

    Apple, News