Weekly Poll: What was the best overall Android smartphone from 2017?

January 7, 2018 Doug Demagistris

The smartphone, or should we say the “cell phone,” has come a long way. What was once only for making phone calls, has now evolved into much more, and is now essential for most of us to have. The smartphone is the centerpiece of all our connections and we take it with us just about everywhere we go. 2017 brought a handful of new smartphones, some better than others. Many say that by the end of next year, we will have eclipsed [Read More]

Droid Updates

Droid Updates Weekly 10/23 – 10/27: Which Android devices were updated this week?

October 29, 2017 Doug Demagistris

Our guess is that most of you have a smartphone if you’re reading this. Being smartphone owners ourselves, we’re always interested in knowing when a smartphone gets updated. Wouldn’t it be convenient to have this all in one place? That’s why we created our ‘Droid Updates’ Weekly Series.

General News

Sony introduces a pair of Xperia at IFA 2017, the Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact

September 2, 2017 David Steele

Sony is one of the more persistent and predicable Android manufacturers with eclectic lines of devices and accessories too. At IFA 2017 in Berlin this week, Sony announced a smart speaker and a couple of smartphones during a press conference of their own, two of them being the Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact. Here’s everything to know.

Rumors, leaks, teasers

Sony Xperia XZ1 leaks in fresh renders, IFA announcement likely

August 28, 2017 Doug Demagistris

Sony will be at this week’s IFA 2017 trade show in Berlin and the company is expected to reveal a new smartphone. Over the weekend, a few renders were posted to Twitter, giving us a better idea of what to expect out of Sony at this year’s IFA conference.