FCC fines T-Mobile $48M for allegedly misleading unlimited data customers

T-Mobile agreed to pay the Federal Communications Commission $48 million in order to settle an investigation regarding its data throttling practices. The carrier hasn't admitted guilt.
Health & Fitness

Eye care experts say multiscreen lifestyle raises risk of dry eye disease

An online Harris survey of eye care professionals sees a link between tech use and a higher risk of dry eye disease. It's most common in women over 50 and the survey reports increases in the 18-to-34 age range.

Sprint now offers an unlimited data plan for tablets, but it comes with some — limits

Want unlimited data from Sprint? You can get it, but it'll cost you ... not all that much, actually. On Tuesday, the Kansas-based mobile service provider introduced an unlimited data plan exclusively for tablet users.

The Blu Energy X Plus 2 is a $100 phone with a huge 4,900mAh battery

Blu has announced the Energy X Plus 2, the company's latest phone that features a huge 4,900mAh battery. The phone is showing up as out of stock on Amazon, though it will be available for $100 unlocked.

The LeEco Pro 3 could be one of the most powerful Android phones yet

The new LeEco Pro 3, LeEco's new flagship phone, has been officially announced. It'll retail in the U.S. for $400, or $300 with an instant discount. Here's everything you need to know.

LeEco wants to woo Americans with the affordable, feature-packed Le S3

Chinese electronics behemoth has announced that one of its smartphones, the Le S3, would be making a stateside debut later this year. It was released in overseas territories earlier this year.
Cool Tech

The WristWhirl's unique interface could let you use smartwatches one-handed

WristWhirl is a smart user interface which lets smartwatch wearers perform common touchscreen gestures by using their watch-wearing wrist as a joystick. One day, all smartwatches could work like this.

Apple detox: How to switch from iOS to Android without missing a beat

If you've decided to bridge the great tech divide and leave Apple's walled garden for the unknown shores of Android, then you'll find all the tips and advice you need to help you settle in right here.

The Moov HR is a superprecise fitness tracker that slots into a headband

The Moov HR, a fitness tracker in the form of a headband, tracks your heart rate with incredible precision. It's available in two configurations, the Moov Sweat headband and the Moov Sweat swim cap, and begins shipping in early 2017.

You can now summon an Uber or Lyft directly from Google search

Google's making hailing an Uber easier than ever. It's added shortcuts to ridesharing services like Lyft, Uber, and others to search results on mobile. The support is rolling out globally.

Report: HTC Bolt expected to run Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box

HTC may be bringing the Thunderbolt back to rejuvenate its declining sales. Well, at least the "Bolt" part. The HTC Bolt is expected to come to Sprint this month, and here's everything you need to know.

Bluetooth earpieces get a brand new bag in Sony’s new Xperia Ear

Sony aims to reinvent the dreaded Bluetooth earpiece with a fresh take in the new Xperia Ear. With a proximity sensor, accelerometer, and gyroscope, the new earpiece has high ambitions, including auto-transmitting news and weather info when…