Category: Mobile

Final Renders Of Fitbit’s New Smartwatch Leak Online

Fitbit has been rumored to release a new smartwatch for quite some time especially after acquiring Pebble's assets after the company went out of business. There have been some leaks in the past, but Wareable has published what they claim to be official renders of the device in its final version: The design isn't all that impressive and frankly looks a lot like their Blaze Fitness Watch which is currently on the market for $198 (Amazon). With buttons on both sides and sensors on the bottom of the chassis, the model stays true to its fitness-inspired routes and is...

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Tile’s New Pro Series Are Waterproof With Double The Performance

Tile that took an everyday problem that consumers run into (losing valuable items) and used modern technology to help solve this dilemma in an affordable and intelligent way. Since the launch of the original Tile model, the company has released several new iterations. Today they announced their Pro Series which is geared for users who don't mind dishing out a little bit more cash for a sleeker, more robust design and better performance. Earlier today they announced their Pro Series which is geared for users who don't mind dishing out a little bit more cash for a sleeker, more...

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‘Strava Premium’ Includes Insurance For Devices Damaged While Cycling

The popular fitness-tracking app Strava has added some new benefits for their Premium subscription including accidental damage coverage to phones or GPS devices that are damaged while recording cycling activity with Strava. This perk is offered in conjunction with Sunday's Insurance and available for Premium members located in the US, UK, and Australia. Regarding the fine print, it isn't the best coverage as the insurance only kicks in if your device is broken during “a bicycle impact or crash in which your bicycle is sufficiently damaged to be non-functioning without repairs and/or you need medical treatment.” Along with the stiff coverage,...

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The ‘Nokia 8’ Is The Brand’s First Premium Android Phone

The Nokia brand has played a significant role in the mass adoption of cellular phones, and while they struggled to keep up in the innovative smartphone world, a Finnish startup called HMD Global has resurrected the brand with a new line of Android handsets including their Nokia 6 which launched in the US last month. Since then, there have been some leaked images and specs for their upcoming high-end model dubbed the ‘Nokia 8' and today we got an official look at the device from popular tech leak source, Evan Blass, who posted this on his @evleaks Twitter account...

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Apple’s Back To School Sale Offers Free Beats For Mac/iPad Purchases

Years ago, Apple used to entice new students during the summer to purchase a Mac for the upcoming school year by a free iPod Touch. That was a successful promotion for Apple, but they as more students already own an iPhone they ultimately switched to offering students a $100 iTunes gift card instead. Apple then acquired the Beats By Dre brand and with that came an opportunity to switch up their back to school Student offers yet again with Apple offering free Beats By Dre headphones on new Mac purchases for students during the last few years. This year's...

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RED Announces Their First High-End ‘Hydrogen One’ Smartphone

RED is a company that isn't well known to all consumers, but those in the filmmaking world know them as one of the most prestigious and expensive camera manufacturers. Just a few weeks back, RED's own Jim Jannard posted this cryptic message on the RED USER forum: July 6th. 9am PST. Right here. You need to be online. You need to tell everyone you know to be online. Have your credit card ready. This is a new product category. It does not impact your RED camera. This caused the filmmaking world to go crazy with speculations as to what...

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‘OnePlus 5’ Flagship Smartphone Is Now Available For $479

Eight days ago, the newest flagship from OnePlus was unveiled, and the device is turning heads thanks to a sleek new design and powerful specs. Yesterday, the device opened for pre-order starting at $479 for the base model which comes in a Slate Gray finish with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. For power users, you can opt for the upgraded model that runs $539 sporting a Midnight Black finish along with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. From first glance, the OnePlus 5 closely resembles an iPhone 7+ which some might find as a...

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New Products & Updates Coming Out Of Apple’s WWDC 2017 Keynote

Every year Apple marks a special occasion for developers during their Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) event which was kicked off in San Jose earlier today. While the event itself spans several days and is dedicated to interaction and education of developers, it always kicks off with a big keynote presented by Tim Cook and several star Apple executives who update the media, developers and the general public on what the company has in store for the coming year. This year was no exception, and we saw one of the largest and most announcement-packed WWDC keynotes Apple has had in recent...

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Everything You Need To Know About Samsung’s Galaxy S8 & S8+

Yesterday, Samsung held their press event which unveiled their newest flagship handsets. After last year's Note 7 disaster, the launch of its next model is a crucial time for the company to prove that they can maintain consumer's trust and satisfaction. The new handsets are the successors to last year's popular S7 and S7 Edge models. This time around, they are called the S8 and S8+ which utilize near identical specs with the S8+ offering a larger footprint and battery capacity. S8 & S8+ Technical Specifications Color Options: Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Coral Blue, Arctic Silver & Maple Gold...

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Here Are The New Products That Apple Announced Today

When Apples online store went down yesterday unexpectedly for maintenance, many speculated that new announcements were on the horizon and they were right as the company delivered some exciting news today. While the only entirely new piece of hardware is a direct replacement for the iPad Air 2, they did make some notable changes to their existing lineups. New 9.7-inch iPad Since Apple introduced their iPad Pro line, they hadn't touched their entry-level tablets, and the iPad Air 2 remained the current budget-friendly model. Today, the company unveiled their newest tablet dubbed the ‘new 9.7-inch iPad' which replaces the...

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