Posts Tagged smartphone

Galaxy S5 Active Now Available from Samsung Canada


Samsung’s Galaxy S5 Active, a rugged, durable smartphone with US Mil-STD-810G certification, is now available in Canada. It has the features you’ve come to expect from the Galaxy line, such as Ultra Power Saving Mode, a built-in heart rate sensor, and the Samsung KNOX Workspace, all wrapped up in a …

Selfie Smartphones Coming from HTC and Microsoft



People have been snapping selfies for quite some time now, so I find it a little strange that the smartphone industry is just now focusing on them, but I suppose they’re just as popular as ever. HTC and Microsoft are just the latest companies releasing devices geared towards snapping …

Nexus 6 Specs Leaked via Benchmark


Google’s Nexus line has represented a string of quality phones and as expected, folks have high hopes for the upcoming Nexus 6. A recent GFXBench benchmark has revealed the hardware specs of the upcoming device and, surprise surprise, it’s going to be a monster.

The Nexus 6 will be equipped …

LG G3 Coming to Canada in August


While today is Independence Day here in the United States, Canadians have a reason to celebrate, too – the LG G3 is coming to Canada this Summer!

Sure, it’s not as great as when George Washington and Will Smith defeated the alien menace (I may have my history confused), but …

Patriot FUEL iON Charges Your Phone with Magnets


The relationship between magnets and electronics has come a long way since I was a kid and I put a magnet on our CRT television screen, leaving a big purple blotch that never went away.

Instead of ruining things, the FUEL iON system from Patriot uses magnetic power to charge …

Amazon Announces the Fire Phone


Amazon’s impending smartphone has been the talk of the town for quite some time, but it’s finally here. Earlier today Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos announced the Fire Phone, conjuring up great gusto while describing its features which, in fairness, do sound pretty impressive.

The Fire Phone sports a …