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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Delayed Due To Gear VR Issue

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Android 5.0 Lollipop Update Delayed Due To Gear VR Issue

As January has now technically come to an end, many manufacturers will be under increasing pressure to stick to their own self-imposed limits, for providing devices with Android 5.0 (Lollipop). Back when Google’s latest android operating system was launched, many manufacturers were quick to state their intentions and let everybody know how quickly then were […]

Rogers ups their Wireless Connection Fee to $20

Rogers ups their Wireless Connection Fee to $20

Rogers’ new CEO Guy Laurence introduced the new Rogers 3.0 plan back in May 2014 and since then he has been putting this plan into action, so it will be a while before his leadership can be fully evaluated. However, carriers, like Rogers, really make me laugh when they try to convince us that when […]

The iPhone Is “Terribly Boring” According To HTC’s Jeff Gordon

The iPhone Is “Terribly Boring” According To HTC’s Jeff Gordon

We’ve seen a number of companies announce business numbers this week and we here at Android Headlines have devoted a fair amount of website pixels towards covering this. Credit where credit is due, Apple have sold almost 75 million iPhones between October and December across the world. That’s more than one per person in the […]

OpenSignal: Opening Up Context Aware Services Like We’ve Never Seen

OpenSignal: Opening Up Context Aware Services Like We’ve Never Seen

Many of our readers will be familiar with how Google can use our device sensors to determine where we are without resorting to the power hungry GPS / GLONASS chipset. Google have used crowdsourced data from cell towers and WiFi routers for a number of years as these report their location. For many applications and […]

Featured Review: ZTE Grand X Max+ for Cricket Wireless

Featured Review: ZTE Grand X Max+ for Cricket Wireless

ZTE has been packing a serious punch with its phones lately.  They’ve made some record growth in 2014 with a 94% growth rate year-over-year from 2013, and it’s all thanks to the quality of phones they’d released throughout the year.  Moving into 2015 ZTE looks to take the US market by storm again, releasing another hot […]

Featured Review: BLU Vivo Air

Featured Review: BLU Vivo Air

Smartphones are getting thinner, thinner and thinner. We are now at the point where phones are becoming so thin, that they aren’t even comfortable to hold and use. The BLU Vivo Air is the thinnest smartphone in North America at just 5mm thin. To keep that in perspective, the headphone jack used on every smartphone […]

The Retail Box Of Vaio’s Upcoming Smartphone Gets Showcased

The Retail Box Of Vaio’s Upcoming Smartphone Gets Showcased

Vaio isn’t exactly a brand that we hear much about in the smartphone space. Sony actually sold their Vaio share to the Japan Industrial partners a while ago, and it was reported that they intend to launch a Vaio-branded smartphone in 2015. This thing was expected to launch in January, but it seems like that […]