ZTE blows budget phones out of the water with the ZMax Pro, now at T-Mobile

ZTE's ZMax Pro is a real bargain at $100. It sports a 6-inch 1080p display, octa-core processor, and 3,400 mAh battery. Here's everything you need to know about the budget phone, which is bound for MetroPCS.

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…

Apple iPhone 7 vs Samsung Galaxy S7: Which flagship is best? 1:17

The iPhone 7 is here, offering a number of huge improvements over the iPhone 6S. But how does it stack up against Samsung's lauded Galaxy S7? We put the two devices head to head to find out which offers the better hardware and…

Google can't keep up with Pixel and Pixel XL orders, expect shipment delays

If you have experienced a shipment delay for your Google Pixel or Pixel XL, the company confirmed that is the case due to higher-than-expected pre-orders. As a result, shipments have been delayed.

Google has 'paused' its deployment of Fiber internet in 11 U.S. cities

Google has "paused" its deployment of gigabit internet service Fiber in 11 cities following layoffs and the departure of its parent company's CEO. It's already available in nine U.S. cities.
Cool Tech

Delta’s app now offers a map view so you can watch your bags go AWOL in real-time

Delta has been helping its passengers to track their checked luggage from airport to airport for a while now. Now the feature includes a map to let you know its real-time location – and so you can be sure it's arrived at the same airport…

Facebook is rolling out PayPal payments and notifications for Messenger

Facebook and PayPal are joining forces to integrate the online payments system with Messenger as part of the messaging platform’s increasing focus on mobile commerce, making transactions with bots and Pages easier than ever.
Social Media

Facebook borrows from Prisma for planned live video filters

Facebook is betting on artistic video filters, in the vein of the Prisma app, to get more users hooked on its live-streaming tool. A prototype for the real-time graphics was unveiled today by Facebook CPO Chris Cox.

Google Messenger 2.0 brings unread message badges — on certain Android devices

Google has updated Messenger to version 2.0, bringing a number of visual tweaks as well as unread message badges. On top of that, the new app features a new Contacts page, making it far easier to create group messages.

Google Express now delivers to nearly 90 percent of the continental U.S.

Google's eponymous shopping service, Google Express, now delivers to almost 90 percent of the continental U.S. Its latest expansion includes Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, and other states.

Apple beats fourth-quarter revenue estimates, but sees iPhone sales fall

Apple beat Wall Street expectations in almost every area for its fourth-quarter earnings. Beating expectations, however, does not mean growth, and the company's iPhone sales continue to fall.

New Windows 10 preview build updates two apps, makes Narrator more aware

The latest preview build dished out to Windows Insider Fast Ring participants is 14955, which makes Narrator contextually aware and updates Outlook Mail and Calendar. However, it arrives with an issue related to antivirus software.