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October 2013 (20)

The new Nexus 5 is here: the world’s first KitKat smartphone

Today may be Halloween but thankfully, news of the Nexus 5 is no trick. The Nexus 5 is Google’s newest smartphone and the first to feature Android 4.4 KitKat, Google’s latest mobile operating system. Packing top-tier hardware, including a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 processor designed to support several advanced features, the Nexus 5 is likely going to be at the top of an Android lover’s holiday wish list.

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Drive safely – take the texting and driving pledge

Drivers everywhere are taking the pledge to not text while driving. You may have also seen the hashtag #itcanwait being tweeted posted everywhere to encourage everyone to join the cause for safer driving and take the pledge.

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Top 5 frightful Halloween games for mobile

There’s a chill in the air and the cobwebs are coming out as we head into Halloween. To help you get your ghoul on, we’ve put together the top 5 spooktacular smartphone games that take advantage of the eye-popping graphics on your Android smartphone or tablet powered by a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor.

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Sprint tips off NBA season with a trip for two to see your favorite NBA team

Last year’s NBA finals brought us an intense battle between the Heat and the Spurs and you may even remember our popular ad featuring our cute (but not too cute), powerful, multi-tasking dragon at the heart of all the devices you love.

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Snapdragon hosts consumer media event, unveils photobooth and highlights hottest devices for the holidays

At the first Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ consumer media event last week, we unveiled and demonstrated for the first time at a live event, the much buzzed-about 540-degree Ultimate Smartphone Photobooth.

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Announcing Snapdragon BatteryGuru 2.0

With more than 650,000 downloads and 4 out of 5 star reviews on Google Play, the original Snapdragon™ BatteryGuru app is already helping to boost battery performance and improve overall user experience for Android smartphone users everywhere.

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Nokia wows with their first Windows tablet: the Lumia 2520

Announced at the Nokia World event in Abu Dhabi, Nokia’s first Windows tablet, the Lumia 2520 is powered by a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 processor designed to keep you connected, entertained and productive everywhere you go, all while optimizing battery performance.

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Announcing the Lumia 1520: Nokia’s first 6-inch smartphone

Along with their first Windows tablet, Nokia recently announced their first 6-inch smartphone, the Nokia Lumia 1520. The Nokia Lumia 1520 brings a gorgeous 1080p Full HD experience to the Nokia lineup, just in time for the holidays.

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Hands on with the LG Optimus G Pro

The term “smartphone” doesn’t seem to describe LG Optimus G Pro accurately. Not because it doesn’t excel at its primary task as a mobile phone. Rather, because its notably large HD screen, combined with multiple fun and practical features, makes it the equivalent of a home theater and home office that you can carry in your pocket.

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The ultimate smartphone photobooth is here with 540 degrees of action

What happens when you combine 130 HTC One smartphones, a custom-made spiral housing and you? It’s time to find out.

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