HTC posted its unaudited Q2 results for 2015 this morning, foreshadowing more bad news for the struggling Android OEM. Preliminary results show HTC at an operating loss of $166 million on $1.07 billion of unaudited revenue for Q2. Net loss before tax is right around $256 million, and after tax its $260 million. (more…)
To celebrate its 20th birthday, Amazon has a special treat coming for Prime members. According to a press release, this one-day event, called Prime Day, will host more deals than that of Black Friday, where shoppers can take advantage of numerous online Lightning Deals, Deals of the Day, and receive Prime’s fast, 2-day shipping for free. (more…)
Telltale Games, the publishers of interactive story games from The Walking Dead to Game of Thrones, released a full trailer for its upcoming game made in partnership with Mojang, the creators of Minecraft. The game is called Minecraft: Story Mode, putting you in the shoes of Jesse, as he and his group of friends set out on a journey to save their little block world from total destruction. (more…)
A mystery Motorola phone stopped off at the FCC (ID IHDT56UC2) a couple of days ago looking like a phone that could be the company’s next unlocked flagship. I say that because the phone is slightly bigger than the DROID Turbo, supports almost every single LTE band (sans Verizon’s), 802.11ac MIMO WiFi, carrier aggregation (LTE Advanced), and works with Motorola’s Turbo Charger. (more…)
While you get ready for your long holiday weekend, take a few quick moments to catch up on all that was Android during the past few days. A whole bunch happened this week, including another juicy CEO battle that involved Sprint and T-Mobile.
Outside of the drama, we also started breaking down lease programs, reviewed the Galaxy S6 Active and Pebble Time, watched Motorola update the DROID Turbo to Lollipop (seriously, it happened!), listened to OnePlus confirm new specs for the OnePlus 2, asked you what the perfect smartphone size is, and sat down this morning for DL Show episode 84.
If you missed anything, jump below. (more…)
Since a few of you may be enjoying a longer weekend than normal, you may need a few new apps or games to keep you busy. Thankfully, developers and publishers know this, so quite a few titles are on sale through Google Play, bringing you cheaper access to fun games and apps.
For gamers, you can grab Machinarium for just $2.49, a classic little platformer that features fun graphics and intriguing gameplay. Also available are Civilization Revolution 2, Lifeline, and quite a few RPG titles from overseas for just $1.
Check out the full list below. (more…)