LG G6 Incorporates Heat Pipes to Disperse Heat, Undergoing Rigorous Testing

Thanks to recent events surrounding the Galaxy Note 7, many companies are taking every precaution they can to ensure that the phones they ship won’t end up as hand grenades. This, of course, is a good thing. According to the latest out of Korea, LG is going the extra mile in testing the upcoming G6, even going beyond the international standards of the US and Europe.  (more…)

Don’t Miss These Android Stories: January 13, 2017

Our first recap of 2017. Much pressure. This week, while we gathered ourselves after the craziness of CES, we got through Episode 130 of The Droid Life Show, went over the latest news around the Galaxy S8 and LG G6, and got introduced to HTC’s new flagship device, the U Ultra.

2017 is already gearing up to be quite the year. We look forward to sharing it with you.

Here’s a recap of this week’s news that you shouldn’t miss.  (more…)

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#TBT: NVIDIA Announces Project SHIELD at CES 2013

At CES 2013, NVIDIA held a press conference. At the end of the event, the company announced a surprise product, Project SHIELD. For those not in the know, SHIELD is a portable gaming machine powered by Android, complete with a flip-up display, console-quality controller buttons, and nice speakers. Back then, before there was a whole lineup of SHIELD devices, this was the only SHIELD. With all of the tablets and Android TV boxes now available, the name has changed to SHIELD Portable, but to me, it’s still just SHIELD.  (more…)