The iPad Air 2 Has Its Own SIM So You Change Carriers Whenever You Want

Want an iPad Air 2 on LTE but don't want to tie lock yourself into an iPad-lifelong relationship with a single carrier? You are in luck. The iPad Air 2 comes with its own SIM card so you can play the field. At least the part of the field that doesn't include Verizon. » 10/16/14 3:48pm Thursday 3:48pm

The Nexus 9 Is Android's iPad Air

It's been nearly two years since we've seen a new Nexus tablet, but the wait is over. Alongside a new Nexus 6 phone, the Nexus Player, and a new version of Android, the Nexus 9 is finally official. It's like the iPad Air, but Android. » 10/15/14 12:00pm Wednesday 12:00pm

Nexus 9 Rumor Roundup: Everything We Think We Know

It's been a long time since we've had a Nexus tablet. 2013's Nexus 7 was a wonderful if underpowered little device, and there hasn't been a bigger version since 2012's Nexus 10. But a newcomer is almost certainly on the way soon—probably this afternoon! And it's a 9-inch tab that could be the best of both worlds. » 10/15/14 10:30am Wednesday 10:30am

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Review: The Best at Being Big

While Apple has only just released its first huge phone, Samsung's gargantuan Note is already on its fourth iteration. In a lot of ways, it's the big phone that started this runaway screen-size race. But even though it's facing an ever-growing army of up-sized competitors, the Note 4 is the only giant phone that gets… » 10/15/14 9:00am Wednesday 9:00am

The Droid Turbo Could Have the Biggest Phone Battery You've Ever Seen

Want a phone with seriously killer battery life? I hope you're on Verizon, because it looks like the new Droid Turbo was built specifically for you. An image that showed up on TaoBao (basically Chinese Ebay) says that sucker will pack a mammoth 3,900 mAh battery. That is a lot of power. » 10/10/14 9:52am 10/10/14 9:52am

Google Hangouts Just Got Way Better on the Desktop

Google Hangouts is a nice little chat client, and someday it could be unstoppable. But a few things have been holding it back, including a desktop experience that was just OK. Now, Google's released a new app for ChromeOS and Windows users that makes it way, way better. » 10/09/14 12:13pm 10/09/14 12:13pm