• How to make any smartphone feel brand new again By PhoneDog   -   Apr 30, 2017

    HOW TO MAKE ANY SMARTPHONE FEEL BRAND NEW AGAIN

    Between the LG G6 and the Samsung Galaxy S8's recent releases and constant presence in headlines, it's easy for the mobile enthusiast...

    Smartphone, Android, Mobile, Phone, Samsung
    • Top 10 iOS Apps of April 2017! By PhoneDog   -   Apr 30, 2017

      TOP 10 IOS APPS OF APRIL 2017!

      We've compiled a 'Top 10' list of our favorite iOS apps to hit the App Store in April 2017. The apps highlighted in this video include...

      iPhone, iOS, Apple
      • You're leaving too soon, Amazon Underground By PhoneDog   -   Apr 29, 2017

        YOU'RE LEAVING TOO SOON, AMAZON UNDERGROUND

        It's only been a year and a half, or so, since Amazon launched Underground Actually Free, or Amazon Underground, for Android apps....

        Android
        • I'm not angry that apps to prevent distracted driving exist; I'm angry that they have to By PhoneDog   -   Apr 29, 2017

          I'M NOT ANGRY THAT APPS TO PREVENT DISTRACTED DRIVING EXIST; I'M ANGRY THAT THEY HAVE TO

          According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, more than 3,477 lives were claimed in 2015 from distracted driving...

          Samsung, Phone, Mobile, Android
          • BLU R1 Plus sale knocks price down to $110 By PhoneDog   -   Apr 29, 2017

            BLU R1 PLUS SALE KNOCKS PRICE DOWN TO $110

            One day after officially launching , the BLU R1 Plus has gone on sale. The BLU R1 Plus is now available from Amazon and Best Buy for...

            Mobile, Android
            • Top 10 Android Apps of April 2017! By PhoneDog   -   Apr 29, 2017

              TOP 10 ANDROID APPS OF APRIL 2017!

              We've compiled a 'Top 10' list of our favorite Android apps to hit the Play Store in April 2017. The apps highlighted in this video...

              Samsung, Google, Android
              • Samsung Galaxy S8 home button moves to prevent screen burn-in By PhoneDog   -   Apr 29, 2017

                SAMSUNG GALAXY S8 HOME BUTTON MOVES TO PREVENT SCREEN BURN-IN

                The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are notable smartphones for many reasons, one of which is that they're Samsung's first flagships to have on-screen...

                Smartphone, Samsung, Mobile, Android
                • Amazon shutting down Underground Actually Free program for Android apps By PhoneDog   -   Apr 29, 2017

                  AMAZON SHUTTING DOWN UNDERGROUND ACTUALLY FREE PROGRAM FOR ANDROID APPS

                  About a year and a half ago, Amazon launched its Underground program that promised “Actually Free” apps that didn't cost the user anything....

                  Tablet, Android
                  • BLU R1 Plus now available with 4000mAh battery and $159.99 price tag By PhoneDog   -   Apr 28, 2017

                    BLU R1 PLUS NOW AVAILABLE WITH 4000MAH BATTERY AND $159.99 PRICE TAG

                    BLU today launched the follow-up to the R1 HD . The new device is called the BLU R1 Plus , because many of its features are beefed...

                    Smartphone, Mobile, Android
                    • When is the last time you imported a phone? By PhoneDog   -   Apr 28, 2017

                      WHEN IS THE LAST TIME YOU IMPORTED A PHONE?

                      The Samsung Galaxy S8 is a powerful smartphone, one of the best in the flagship market by a large margin, and anyone who picked one...

                      Smartphone, Samsung, Phone
                      • T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge+ will get its Nougat update next week By PhoneDog   -   Apr 28, 2017

                        T-MOBILE GALAXY S6 EDGE+ WILL GET ITS NOUGAT UPDATE NEXT WEEK

                        It's almost time for another Android phone to get its Nougat update. T-Mobile Product Manager Des Smith today announced that T-Mo has...

                        Samsung, Phone, Mobile, Android
                        • BLU R1 Plus Review By PhoneDog   -   Apr 28, 2017

                          BLU R1 PLUS REVIEW

                          The R1 Plus is the latest budget-friendly smartphone from BLU . For $160 off-contract, it features a 5.5-inch HD display, MediaTek...

                          Smartphone, Android
                          • HTC U 11 teaser video is all about squeezing things By PhoneDog   -   Apr 28, 2017

                            HTC U 11 TEASER VIDEO IS ALL ABOUT SQUEEZING THINGS

                            HTC continues to tease its upcoming Android flagship ahead of next month's reveal . HTC has posted a new video teaser for its upcoming...

                            Smartphone, Twitter, Phone, Android
                            • Amazon reportedly working on Echo device with built-in screen By PhoneDog   -   Apr 28, 2017

                              AMAZON REPORTEDLY WORKING ON ECHO DEVICE WITH BUILT-IN SCREEN

                              Days after launching the Echo Look with a built-in camera, a report has surfaced that says that Amazon may have another Echo device...

                              Smartphone
                              • What would you change about the Samsung Galaxy S8? By PhoneDog   -   Apr 28, 2017

                                WHAT WOULD YOU CHANGE ABOUT THE SAMSUNG GALAXY S8?

                                Samsung's latest and greatest smartphone, the Galaxy S8, officially went on sale last Friday. And while some folks out there got their...

                                Smartphone, Samsung
                                • BlackBerry KEYone Unboxing By PhoneDog   -   Apr 28, 2017

                                  BLACKBERRY KEYONE UNBOXING

                                  The new BlackBerry KEYone has arrived! Check out our unboxing of the new BlackBerry running Android 7.1 Nougat and rocking a full QWERTY...

                                  BlackBerry, Android
                                  • Google will let developers put Assistant on other devices using new SDK By PhoneDog   -   Apr 27, 2017

                                    GOOGLE WILL LET DEVELOPERS PUT ASSISTANT ON OTHER DEVICES USING NEW SDK

                                    Google Assistant began life in the Google Allo app before spreading to Google's Pixel phones , Android Wear watches , and other Android...

                                    Smartphone, Android, Google, Hardware, Phone
                                    • Google reveals when Pixel phones will no longer be guaranteed security updates By PhoneDog   -   Apr 27, 2017

                                      GOOGLE REVEALS WHEN PIXEL PHONES WILL NO LONGER BE GUARANTEED SECURITY UPDATES

                                      Last year, Google launched a support page to show Nexus owners when their devices would cease getting Android version updates. Now...

                                      Smartphone, Phone, Google, Android
                                      • Limited edition Apple Watch NikeLab now available By PhoneDog   -   Apr 27, 2017

                                        LIMITED EDITION APPLE WATCH NIKELAB NOW AVAILABLE

                                        A new, limited edition Apple Watch has hit physical and virtual shelves today. The Apple Watch NikeLab edition is now available . The...

                                        Apple
                                        • Do you miss physical keyboards? By PhoneDog   -   Apr 27, 2017

                                          DO YOU MISS PHYSICAL KEYBOARDS?

                                          It's been just over two years since the BlackBerry Classic launched, and, confession time: I picked one up. I don't even remember what...

                                          Smartphone, Phone, BlackBerry