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First Look: Android 5.0 Lollipop with HTC Sense 6.0


So, I recently upgraded to (last year’s) Google Nexus 5 and I was able to grab the over-the-air (OTA) update of Android 5.0 Lollipop pretty well right away. The installation went off without a hitch and I’ve been enjoying the vanilla flavor of Lollipop just fine. That’s part of the …

Nokia Black Box Teases at “Something” for Tomorrow


When Nokia sold its mobile device business over to Microsoft, the Finnish company also agreed that it wouldn’t get back into the smartphone business until the end of 2016 and far longer for feature phones (assuming that feature phones will still exist a decade from now). Of course, there are …

MEGATech Reviews: Sony Xperia Z3 Compact


What’s the biggest problem (terrible pun intended) with just about all flagship smartphones these days? They’re all kind of huge. We don’t even need to discuss the phablet category with devices like the Nexus 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus to discover this issue, as even “mainstream” devices like the …

Samsung Gear S Hitting Canadian Shelves


Starting tomorrow, November 14th, Canadian consumers will be able to pick up Samsung’s all new Gear S wearable and enjoy that sweet 3G, Bluetooh, and wi-fi connectivity all from their wrist, whether or not they have their smartphone on them at the time.

The Samsung Gear S allows you to …

Ryobi Puts Your Smartphone to Work


Smartphones are sometimes the bane of existence at work, especially for those around the person who just can’t wait to post a picture or make a comment, leaving everyone hanging until he/she can get back to the task at hand. But Ryobi wants to change how we think about that, …

Walk Your Way to Power with AMPY


If you have gadgets, particularly a smartphone, you are intimately familiar with the frustration that is battery life. The technology that packs our devices with more and more functions is light years ahead of the technology that allows us to power them for more than a few hours, and so …

3-in-1 Phone Charger: I Need This!


I’m probably not the only one who has a love-hate relationship with my smartphone, right? I mean, I love the convenience of being able to accomplish most simple tasks online without having to haul around my laptop, but I hate how quickly the battery drains. I do have a couple …

MEGATech Reviews: Samsung Galaxy Note 4


The next big thing is here. Again.

When the first Samsung Galaxy Note launched a few years ago, people scoffed at the idea of having a smartphone that size. Now, with the launch of devices like the iPhone 6 Plus, a “phablet” is no longer a niche product. You could …