T-Mobile Network Coverage Map

T-Mobile lets you know the exact spots where its network is still weak

T-Mobile lets you know the exact spots where its network is still weak

By on March 30, 2015 at 3:51 PM.

T-Mobile’s network has made some big improvements over the past couple of years but there are still a lot of places where its coverage is subpar. That said, the “Un-carrier” seems confident enough that it will keep improving that it’s letting users access a new coverage map that offers detailed information about where its network is strong and where it’s still weak. More →

No Comments
Apple Comcast TV

The real reason Apple’s TV streaming service might not include NBC

By on March 30, 2015 at 3:30 PM.

The real reason Apple’s TV streaming service might not include NBC

According to a recent report from The Wall Street Journal, Apple is planning to roll out its own TV streaming service later this fall in a bold attempt to take control of the living room.

The rumored TV service will reportedly offer users about 25 channels and will cost about $30-$40 a month. Some of the big name channels reported to be on board include ESPN, FX, along with content from 3 of the 4 major broadcast networks, with NBC being the lone holdout.

More →

No Comments

Hit List

Google Gmail App Update

Google’s latest Gmail app update delivers a killer feature we’ve wanted for years

By on March 30, 2015 at 3:09 PM.

Google’s latest Gmail app update delivers a killer feature we’ve wanted for years

Your Gmail app is no longer just a Gmail app — it’s also a Yahoo and Outlook app too. Google on Monday revealed that its newest update to its Gmail app will let you view accounts from rival email services such as Yahoo and Outlook so you’ll be able to manage them all in one place without having to switch to different inboxes. More →

No Comments
Ricky Gervais Netflix Ads

You need to check out Ricky Gervais’s hilarious new Netflix ads

By on March 30, 2015 at 2:49 PM.

You need to check out Ricky Gervais’s hilarious new Netflix ads

Ricky Gervais, the creator of the original British Office series, recently shot a few hilarious commercials to promote the popular streaming service Netflix as it makes its way to Australia for the first time via Optus.

But rather than really focusing on the product, Gervais has his own way of promoting Netflix that in many cases means not even talking about Netflix. More →

No Comments

Game Changers

Retina MacBook Steve Jobs

If you don’t like Apple’s new MacBook, Steve Jobs has a message for you

By on March 30, 2015 at 2:28 PM.

If you don’t like Apple’s new MacBook, Steve Jobs has a message for you

Though Apple’s recently unveiled 12-inch Retina MacBook has largely elicited positive feedback, not everyone has good things to say about the most recent addition to Apple’s notebook line. Given some of the compromises Apple made in order to get the device so incredibly thin, some of the complaints we’ve seen — it’s underpowered; one USB C port isn’t enough; MagSafe was awesome — aren’t completely out of left field.

More →

No Comments
Samsung Galaxy S6 Replaceable Battery

Samsung has a perfectly good reason for not giving the Galaxy S6 a replaceable battery

By on March 30, 2015 at 1:46 PM.

Samsung has a perfectly good reason for not giving the Galaxy S6 a replaceable battery

There’s been a good deal of hand wringing from gadget fans lately about how Samsung sold out functionality in the name of form when it decided to not give the Galaxy S6 an easily replaceable battery. Charles Arthur, however, thinks Samsung is smart enough to know what it’s doing and he makes a persuasive case that there’s no way the company would have ditched the replaceable battery for the S6 if it thought such a move would significantly hurt its sales. More →

No Comments
redesign_1287_VPNUnlimited_MF1

Get a lifetime of hacker protection with VPN Unlimited for 70% off

By on March 30, 2015 at 1:25 PM.

Get a lifetime of hacker protection with VPN Unlimited for 70% off

Say goodbye to all your online privacy worries, for life. VPN Unlimited is your one-stop shop for protecting your WiFi connection, securing your online activity, and bypassing web content restrictions. Protect yourself online with a lifetime subscription to VPN Unlimited, 70% off for a limited time only at BGR Deals. More →

No Comments
Tesla New Product Announcement April 30th

A ‘major’ new Tesla product will be unveiled next month… and it won’t be a car

By on March 30, 2015 at 1:06 PM.

A ‘major’ new Tesla product will be unveiled next month… and it won’t be a car

Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed on Monday that his company is planning to announce a “major” new product on April 30th and that it won’t be a new car. Musk offered no hints about what this new product will be but there’s good reason to believe that it will have to do with entering the market for home energy storage. More →

No Comments
Netflix Movies and Shows

New movies and TV shows you can stream on Netflix this week (Mar. 29 – Apr. 4)

New movies and TV shows you can stream on Netflix this week (Mar. 29 – Apr. 4)

By on March 30, 2015 at 12:45 PM.

It’s that time of the week again, and BGR is bringing you a roundup of the best new Netflix movies and shows for your streaming pleasure. A lot of your time is wasted by looking around Netflix for something you haven’t seen yet, so this update will save you some precious ticks on the clock.

More →

No Comments
Apple Android Trade-In Program

Apple just made it easier than ever for you to dump your Android phone

By on March 30, 2015 at 12:24 PM.

Apple just made it easier than ever for you to dump your Android phone

Apple is still on the hunt for Android converts and it’s just unveiled a brand-new program that will make it easier than ever for Android users to make the switch. Per MacRumors, Apple has expanded its Reuse and Recycling program to let people trade in their Android phones, BlackBerry phones and Windows Phones in exchange for a credit that’s “in the form of an Apple Store gift card or bank transfer.”

More →

No Comments
Review
Samsung Galaxy S6 Review

Samsung Galaxy S6 review

Samsung Galaxy S6 review

By on March 30, 2015 at 12:01 PM.

I have been pretty hard on Samsung over the past few years, but let’s be honest: the company deserved it. Time and time again, we’ve seen Samsung launch fantastic flagship smartphones that are class leaders in almost every key area. Samsung’s mobile displays are the best in the world, many of its software additions have mass appeal, and its phones are always among the best available when it comes to performance.

But where design, build quality and materials are concerned, Samsung has always been at the bottom of the pile.

That changes in 2015, and the Galaxy S6 is our first look at the future of flagship Samsung phones. On the inside, the S6 is everything we have come to expect from the company’s premium smartphones. And on the outside, the Galaxy S6 is like nothing we have ever seen before from Samsung. More →

No Comments
iPhone 6 Tricks

A fantastic hidden iPhone design detail you’ll be shocked you never noticed

A fantastic hidden iPhone design detail you’ll be shocked you never noticed

By on March 30, 2015 at 11:42 AM.

Sometimes it’s the little things that remind you just how incredible Apple’s attention to detail really is. What may seem on the surface to be minor things that really don’t have an impact on the overall user experience are actually anything but minor; every single little design detail plays a role, and they combine to have a dramatic impact on the user experience.

Of course, sometimes Apple puts design details in the iPhone that are so subtle they go unnoticed for most users. And now, one such detail has been revealed. More →

No Comments

Featured Authors

All Authors →