HTC Aero smartphone rumored to arrive through Sprint in November

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A few weeks ago, the rumor mill kicked up news of the HTC Aero smartphone, but details have been a been light. We still may not know much about the mysterious handset, but a few details have been made clearer today courtesy of a tweet.

Mobile Game of the Week: Sonic Runners

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There is no shortage of Sonic the Hedgehog games in the App Stores, and this week we got a new one in the form of Sonic Runners. It’s a game that’s been in soft-launch mode for a while, and now that we’ve spent some time with it, we’ve chosen Sonic Runners as our top mobile game of the week.

ZTE Axon set to shake things up in the US July 14

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Earlier in the week, a mysterious new handset started making the rounds called the Axon. Turns out it’s actually going to be produced by ZTE, and the Axon smartphone is going to make a big splash in the states next month.

Sony E5663 specs hint at new Sony Compact


We go through loads of smartphones specifications each week, and many pass through benchmark listings. That’s the case with the Sony E5663 specs as the device has just gotten benchmarked over on GFXBench.

R.B.I. Baseball 2015 for Android lands in the Play Store

RBI Baseball 2015

Baseball season has been underway since April, but one game has been missing from the Play Store. R.B.I. Baseball 2015 for Android didn’t arrive alongside its iOS counterpart, but we’re pleased to announced that has changed as you can now pick it up for $4.99.

Intex Aqua Xtreme II India launch reveals pricing and specifications

Intex Aqua Extreme II

Intex has rolled out a slew of mid-range handsets this year, but powerful ones have been few and far between. The Intex Aqua Xtreme II has a bit more pop than most, and it has just been announced for India with a price of Rs. 9,590.

Oppo R7 goes global, pre-orders open internationally

Oppo R7

If you’re looking for a smartphone with some style that doesn’t come from the usual brands, Oppo’s handsets may be for you. They aren’t always easy to get, but that’s slowly changing and we are pleased to say the Oppo R7 has just gone global.

ZTE brings the ZTE Sonata 2 and ZTE Maven to the US

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ZTE has been one of the few manufacturers from the East to actually get their handsets into the states although we’ve yet to see a high-powered smartphone this year. That still hasn’t changed, but the company has brought two new devices to the states with the ZTE Maven and ZTE Sonata 2.

Amazon Free app promo offers up $50 in freebies through July 1st

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It’s time for another Amazon Free app promotion, and today we’re getting $50 worth of free paid games and apps. Today’s free “app of the day” is nothing to scoff at either if you like games with a lot of style.

OnePlus 2 launch scheduled set for July 27 in Virtual Reality

OnePlus 2

If there’s a word we tend to associate with OnePlus around here, it would have to be “Hype”. The OnePlus 2 launch has just been announced, and the company is going to launch it in a very unusual way – virtual reality.