Google Ends Support for Android 2.3 Gingerbread

Why it matters to you With the release of the new Google Play Services, devices running Android 2.3 Gingerbread are unlikely to receive updates. It’s the death knell for a deprecated operating system. On Friday, Gingerbread, version 2.3 of Google’s mobile platform, is no longer officially supported. That’s due to …

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ProtectPax 'Liquid Glass' Gel Protects Screens from Scratches

Why it matters to you ProtectPax might just be revolutionary. It's a gel that claims to make your smartphone's screen just as resistant to scratches as tempered glass protectors. If you’re the type that worries about wayward car keys or nail files scratching your pricey smartphone’s screen, fret no more. …

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LG V30 Smartphone: News, Rumors, Features, Release

Why it matters to you LG's V-series phones are just as much of a flagship device as the G-series phones, and the rumored V30 promises to be the most powerful yet. LG’s V-series smartphones have evolved into the company’s flagships, more so than the G-series hardware, due to interesting unique …

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HTC Plans to Exit the Low-End Smartphone Market

Why it matters to you HTC's canning most, if not all, of its affordable smartphone line. If your heart's set on an HTC phone this year, you'll have to spend big bucks. HTC has apparently had it with low-cost, low-margin smartphones. That’s according to company boss Chia-Lin Chang, who revealed …

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