• IOS 11: Not my favorite update, but not the worst By PhoneDog   -   Sep 24, 2017

    IOS 11: NOT MY FAVORITE UPDATE, BUT NOT THE WORST

    Apple released the official version of iOS 11 for eligible devices last Tuesday, September 19 th. A few years ago I was keen to check...

    iOS, Apple
  • Apple iPhone 8 Plus First Look By PhoneDog   -   Sep 23, 2017

    APPLE IPHONE 8 PLUS FIRST LOOK

    Hands-on the newly launched iPhone 8 Plus in Space Gray. Starting at $799, the iPhone 8 Plus features a new glass body, wireless charging,...

    iPhone, iOS, Apple
  • Apple iPhone 8 First Look By PhoneDog   -   Sep 23, 2017

    APPLE IPHONE 8 FIRST LOOK

    Hands-on the newly launched gold iPhone 8. Starting at $699, the new iPhone 8 features a glass body, wireless charging, improved camera,...

    iPhone, iOS, Apple
  • Android's 'Check for update' button will now actually pull the latest update By PhoneDog   -   Sep 23, 2017

    ANDROID'S 'CHECK FOR UPDATE' BUTTON WILL NOW ACTUALLY PULL THE LATEST UPDATE

    Many Android users know the frustration of tapping the “Check for update” button when a new update is released, hoping that doing so...

    Google, Android
  • Unlocked Essential Phone now available from Best Buy By PhoneDog   -   Sep 22, 2017

    UNLOCKED ESSENTIAL PHONE NOW AVAILABLE FROM BEST BUY

    Best Buy began taking orders of the Sprint flavor of the Essential Phone last month , and now folks that prefer to live the unlocked...

    Phone
  • T-Mobile and Sprint could agree to merger as soon as October By PhoneDog   -   Sep 22, 2017

    T-MOBILE AND SPRINT COULD AGREE TO MERGER AS SOON AS OCTOBER

    A recent report claimed that T-Mobile and Sprint are in active merger talks , and now a new rumor claims that those negotiations may...

    Mobile
  • Nokia 8 with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage appears in FCC, may be coming to U.S By PhoneDog   -   Sep 22, 2017

    NOKIA 8 WITH 6GB RAM AND 128GB STORAGE APPEARS IN FCC, MAY BE COMING TO U.S

    When the Nokia 8 was introduced, HMD Global said that the flagship device would roll out globally, and it looks more details on the...

  • BlackBerry Krypton reportedly appears in leaked photo By PhoneDog   -   Sep 21, 2017

    BLACKBERRY KRYPTON REPORTEDLY APPEARS IN LEAKED PHOTO

    TCL has confirmed that it's got a new full touch BlackBerry smartphone coming in October, and today we may be getting our first look...

    Smartphone, Phone, BlackBerry
  • Moto G5S Plus now available for pre-order in the U.S., starts at $229.99 By PhoneDog   -   Sep 21, 2017

    MOTO G5S PLUS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER IN THE U.S., STARTS AT $229.99

    After making its official debut last month , the Moto G5S Plus has gotten a U.S. launch date. The Moto G5S Plus will arrive in the...

    Android
  • Moto G5S Plus now available for pre-order in the U.S., starts at $229.99 By PhoneDog   -   Sep 21, 2017

    MOTO G5S PLUS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER IN THE U.S., STARTS AT $229.99

    After making its official debut last month , the Moto G5S Plus has gotten a U.S. launch date. The Moto G5S Plus will arrive in the...

    Android
  • Instagram now rolling out face filters in live video By PhoneDog   -   Sep 21, 2017

    INSTAGRAM NOW ROLLING OUT FACE FILTERS IN LIVE VIDEO

    Instagram is rolling out a new feature today to help make its live broadcasts a bit more fun. Starting today, September 21st, you can...

    Instagram
  • NVIDIA SHIELD TV now starts at $179 By PhoneDog   -   Sep 21, 2017

    NVIDIA SHIELD TV NOW STARTS AT $179

    NVIDIA today announced that it's launching a lower cost version of the SHIELD TV set-top box. Starting today, September 21st, NVIDIA...

    Apple, Android
  • Bose QC 35 II headphones with Google Assistant built in are now available By PhoneDog   -   Sep 21, 2017

    BOSE QC 35 II HEADPHONES WITH GOOGLE ASSISTANT BUILT IN ARE NOW AVAILABLE

    Now that Google Assistant has made its way onto all Android phones and the iPhone, it's moving on to a different style of device: headphones. Google...

    Phone, iPhone, Google, Android
  • Google giving HTC $1.1 billion for Pixel employees By PhoneDog   -   Sep 21, 2017

    GOOGLE GIVING HTC $1.1 BILLION FOR PIXEL EMPLOYEES

    The rumors are true: Google and HTC are striking a deal. Google is spending $1.1 billion on a deal that'll see “certain HTC employees”,...

    Smartphone, Hardware, Google
  • Cellular issues with Apple Watch Series 3 is really bad timing By PhoneDog   -   Sep 21, 2017

    CELLULAR ISSUES WITH APPLE WATCH SERIES 3 IS REALLY BAD TIMING

    A friend of mine asked me if I was planning on picking up the Apple Watch Series 3 with LTE when it became available. He's a fan of...

    Apple
  • Upcoming Pokémon Go event will offer double Stardust, special Eggs, and more By PhoneDog   -   Sep 20, 2017

    UPCOMING POKÉMON GO EVENT WILL OFFER DOUBLE STARDUST, SPECIAL EGGS, AND MORE

    With fall nearing in the Northern Hemisphere and spring getting close in the Southern Hemisphere, the developers of Pokémon Go have...

  • Huawei Mate 10 Lite leak offers up images and spec details By PhoneDog   -   Sep 20, 2017

    HUAWEI MATE 10 LITE LEAK OFFERS UP IMAGES AND SPEC DETAILS

    One day after an image of the Huawei Mate 10 leaked out , details on one of the Mate 10's variants have surfaced. The device you see...

    Android
  • HTC to halt trading of its shares, news of Google acquisition may be coming By PhoneDog   -   Sep 20, 2017

    HTC TO HALT TRADING OF ITS SHARES, NEWS OF GOOGLE ACQUISITION MAY BE COMING

    Remember that rumor that said Google might be interested in buying HTC ? Well, it looks like we could learn more about it this week. The...

    Smartphone, Hardware, Google
  • Android One Moto X4 is officially coming to Project Fi for $399 By PhoneDog   -   Sep 20, 2017

    ANDROID ONE MOTO X4 IS OFFICIALLY COMING TO PROJECT FI FOR $399

    Just as the rumors predicted , Android One is making its way to the U.S. with the Moto X4 on Project Fi. The Android One Moto X4 is...

    Phone, Google, Android
  • T-Mobile and Sprint are reportedly in 'active talks' about a merger By PhoneDog   -   Sep 20, 2017

    T-MOBILE AND SPRINT ARE REPORTEDLY IN 'ACTIVE TALKS' ABOUT A MERGER

    One of the most persistent rumors of the past few years is back again today. T-Mobile and Sprint are in “active talks” about a merger...

    Mobile