LG isn’t content to let Philips, Lifx and Belkin eat their home accessory breakfast. The company announced today its own connected lighting solution dubbed Smart Bulb. The pair of 10W LED lights will last for 10 years running five hours per day, and are compatible with most modern iOS and Android devices. The company has
Google is currently working on the next version of Android, and it’s rumoured to be coming in the next few weeks. Android 4.4.3 isn’t expected to be earth-shattering, but it will likely fix a bug in the Nexus 5′s camera that has been found to chew through battery.
Last week, as part of Google’s Android Wear announcement, LG revealed that it will be the first OEM to release a smartwatch for the new platform: the G Watch. Little is known about the LG G Watch, but it’s believed to be launching worldwide in Q2 for around $300, with touchscreen and voice command support.
Now that we’ve all had a chance to catch our breath around the idea of an official Android version for wearables, and have glimpsed the first two of many iterations — a square from LG and a circle from Motorola — let’s drill down what we know, and what is still up in the air.
As expected, WIND Mobile has joined other Canadian carriers and officially launched the Google Nexus 5 in Bright Red. The specs of the 5-inch KitKat powered Android are the same as the black version. The price are as follows: $99 with the $50/month plan, $249 on the $40/month plan, $399 with the $30/month plan, and
Jawbone has finally updated its Android app to bring it, if not exactly, close to feature parity with its iPhone counterpart. The company released UP 3.0 for Android this week, adding support for its new wireless UP24 bracelet, which replaces the longer-lasting but plug in-only UP band from last year. Considering the Apple Store, one
Microsoft’s nine new hardware partners may have to pay significantly less in Windows Phone license fees
Microsoft is currently in discussions with nine new hardware vendors to create Windows Phone devices. While only two of them, LG and Lenovo, are well known in North America (and the latter only moderately), the mobile OS is blowing up in parts of Europe, Asia and South America. Much of that growth is owed to
LG promised that its Android 4.4 update would begin rolling out for the G2 in late Q1, which translates to the end of March in most regions. While the company has already brought KitKat to its home region of Korea, North Americans and Europeans have been waiting impatiently for their regions’ turn. LG UK decided
Here’s a nice little contest to start off the weekend right. LG Canada has been gracious enough to offer two of its flagship G2′s for a giveaway, and we’re pairing these powerful Android smartphones with their official QuickWindow cases, like a boy and his favourite sweater. The QuickWindow cases have been graciously provided Cesium, LG’s
There is no couching the fact that the Nexus 5 is not only one of the best values for money in the smartphone world, but one of the best smartphones available today. When it launched in October for $349, it instantly became a MobileSyrup reader favourite, so when Google announced a red version of the