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Samsung prepping 11K mobile displays

Think the 2560x1440 resolution displays that we’ve seen on some recent smartphones are cool? You haven’t seen anything yet. Samsung Display is prepping an 11K (!) mobile display, which would work out to be 2250 pixels per inch. To compare, current...
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Hangouts for iOS updated with improved, more material design UI

If you use Hangouts on iOS, you’re going to want to head into the App Store and download the app’s latest update. Hangouts v4.0.0 is now rolling out to the iPhone and iPad, bringing with it a material design refresh. Google says that the app has an...
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Code in Google app for Android update hints at offline support for "Ok, Google" hotword

The Google app for Android was recently updated, but there weren’t any major user-facing changes to be found. That doesn’t mean that Google didn’t make some notable tweaks to the app, though. According to a report from Android Police, the latest...

New York Times Android App Review

You might have heard that The New York Times refreshed their Android app and added sleek navigation upgrades to be more in line with material design. They asked us to check out their application to see how fluid it was. You can download the New York...
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Do you like the design of the iPhone 6?

I’ve been using the iPhone 6, off and on, ever since it launched last year. It’s been my daily driver more often than not, despite having a few pit stops here and there with other devices over the last several months. Some of those phones quickly...
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BlackBerry might launch Android slider with physical keyboard

BlackBerry’s shown a lot of love for Android lately, including launching BBM for Android and Android Wear as well as adding support for Android apps from the Amazon Appstore into BlackBerry 10 OS. Now a new report claims that BlackBerry may take its...
Top 9 Features on iOS 9

Top 9 Features on iOS 9

Apple just wrapped up their WWDC 2015 Keynote where they unveiled iOS 9, the next software for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. There’s definitely some very interesting new features coming to your iPhones, iPads and iPod touches later this fall. But I...
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Android M announced at Google I/O, developer preview coming today [UPDATED]

UPDATE: If you've got a Nexus 5, Nexus 6, Nexus 9, or Nexus Player, you can now give Android M a try by installing the dev preview. Because this is early software, though, you may not want to install it on your primary device. Once you're ready to...
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Samsung's Iron Man Galaxy S6 edge revealed, comes with matching wireless charger

After a couple of teases, Samsung has officially revealed its limited edition Iron Man Galaxy S6 edge. As expected, the Iron Man Galaxy S6 edge features a red and gold color scheme that matches Iron Man’s suit. The device also features a big Iron...
Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 Giveaway

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 Giveaway

Our friends over at Alcatel OneTouch sent us two Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3s to give away to the PhoneDog community! There's a bunch of ways you can enter, so check out the widget below. The contest is open to anyone around the world. Entries will...
LG G4 Review

LG G4 Review

The LG G4 — the third Android flagship of 2015 — is here and LG believes it’s their best yet. It combines all that they’ve learned from the G2, G3 and the G Flex series. Welcome to the LG G4 review, right here on PhoneDog. So what is the LG G4? It’s...
LG G4 Unboxing and Hands On

LG G4 Unboxing and Hands On

The LG G4 was introduced to the media yesterday, and while the phone will not be available here in the States until later this summer, we had an opportunity to go hands on with LG’s latest flagship, so that’s exactly what we did. Welcome to the LG...

LG G4 officially enters the flagship smartphone battle

The next big Android flagship of 2015 has arrived: the LG G4 is official. LG today revealed its next big thing, the G4. The next member of LG’s G-line of smartphones features a genuine leather backside that’s available in six different colors. LG...
HTC One M9 review

HTC One M9 review

Past two generations of HTC One have been fantastic. First, we have the glorious HTC One M7 with one of the most beautiful designs of Android. Then came the HTC One M8, which improved everything the M7 had. And then we have this—this is the new HTC...
LG G3 and LG VR Giveaway!

LG G3 and LG VR Giveaway! (5 Winners)

Our friends over at LG sent us five LG G3 smartphones and five LG VR headsets to give away to the PhoneDog community! There's a bunch of ways you can enter, just check out the widget below. The contest is open to anyone around the world. Entries...
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iPhone vs. Android argument ends with two men stabbing each other

Arguments over iOS vs. Android are a constant on the Internet, and nothing usually comes of them. The same can’t be said for a similar argument that took place in real life in Tulsa, Okla., though. Two Tulsa men got into a fight when arguing about...
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LeTV intros three new Android phones, including one with a 6.33-inch QHD display

Ever heard of LeTV? If not, don’t worry, because it’s a company that’s traditionally focused on video streaming. It’s broadening its horizons into mobile now, though, with three new smartphones that are pretty spec-heavy. LeTV has revealed the Le...
Apple Watch Hands On and Software Overview

Apple Watch Hands On and Software Overview

We’re outside the Apple Store and we’re going to go take a look at what it’s like to buy an Apple Watch, get fitted, and also take a look at the software and see what it’s all about. So let’s go and check it out. Alright, so the Apple Watch is now...
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LG G4 and its leather backside leak out ahead of April 28 event

LG’s been steadily dropping details of the upcoming G4 in recent weeks, but unfortunately for the Life’s Good crew, it looks like their April 28 reveal may have been spoiled. What appears to be a microsite dedicated to the LG G4 has been discovered...
Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6: Comparison

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6: Comparison

Smartphones seem to aim at thinness and design in these two—the iPhone 6 and the Galaxy S6 are right at the tip of the iceberg. The iPhone 6, which has debuted back in September, is absolutely one of the best-looking devices around and it’s also...