Saul Berenbaum

Saul Berenbaum

Saul Berenbaum has been writing film and gaming reviews since college. Recently, he contributed to HardcoreDroid. Now he writes daily mobile news articles for Digital Trends, with some independent film work on the side.

Qualcomm’s next-gen Mirasol display goes Retina

Today at SID Display Week, Qualcomm showed off its next-gen reflective Mirasol display by way of a few product mock-ups. The power-saving screen technology will 577ppi for super-high pixel density.

Mobile

Google Play redesigned for tablets and the web

Before Google's I/O keynote on Wednesday, Google Play Store version 4.1.6 started rolling out, featuring more colorful tabs and an improved "Update All" feature. The Play Store's website has also been updated.

Mobile

Only one in ten American smartphone users would use Glass regularly

A new study by BiTE interactive has shown that only one in ten American smartphone users would use Google's next-gen device, citing "social awkwardness," and "discomfort," as the primary reasons.

Android Army

Samsung tests super fast 10 Gigabit 5G wireless speeds, coming in 2020

Samsung announced on Monday that it had successfully tested its 5G network, expected by 2020, with 10 Gigabits per second uploads and downloads. They're not alone in the 5G field, either.

Mobile

Starbucks is trying out wireless phone charging in Boston shops

The war for dominance in wireless charging between the Power Matters Alliance (PMA) and Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) may be drawing to a close, as Starbucks has begun to test PMA-approved charging stations in Boston.

Mobile

35 percent of Google’s products are shut down

A new study has shown that 35 percent of Google's all-time product line has been shut down, with social products and acquisitions faring the worst. The Google Reader, as well, is scheduled to be shut down later this summer.

Mobile

Hulu Plus comes to Windows Phone, finally

The Windows Phone Store has added one of its most requested apps - Hulu Plus. $8 a month grants you unlimited HD streaming of movies, TV shows, and more, but some ads remain.

Mobile

The One is helping, but not yet saving HTC

HTC has released its revenue report for the month of April. They rose 26 percent over March, thanks to the HTC One's release, but they were still down 37 percent from April of last year, which has some analysts worried.

Mobile

Budget iPhone rumors re-emerge, looks like it may not come to U.S.

Rumors coming out of Apple's Taiwan supply chain point to a new, "cost-efficient" iPhone that could be unveiled soon. The device would be implemented quarter-by-quarter in emerging markets.

Mobile

Google Glass: iPhone users may get turn-by-turn, new app lets you take pics by winking

Google Glass' turn-by-turn navigation is rumored to be coming to iPhone before long. Meanwhile, the Winky app has launched for Glass, and lets you take photos by winking your eye.

Mobile

Acer unveils Aspire P3, a tablet and Ultrabook in one

At its global press conference in New York City on Friday, Acer unveiled its new Aspire line of convertible tablets, including the 11.6" Aspire P3, set to launch for $800, likely in May.

Computing

Sprint is the prettiest girl at the dance: Dish and SoftBank hurl insults at one another

Sprint is considering offers for its controlling stake from DISH Network and Japanese carrier SoftBank, but the competing companies' CEOs have been slinging a more than a bit of mud lately.

Mobile

Facebook-connected ‘Angry Birds Friends’ now available on Android and iOS

The Facebook-connected 'Angry Birds Friends' is now available on the App Store. Play against your friends on Facebook with daily and weekly updates. As usual, you can get a free, ad-supported version of the game, or a premium, ad-free version.

Mobile

Google Glass won’t let you %#@! swear

Reports say that Google Glass' voice translation technology will automatically filter out all profanity. More than that, there's no way to get rid of the filter, at least not right now.

Mobile

LG Optimus G Pro coming to AT&T May 10

The LG Optimus G Pro will be available for pre-order on May 3, and officially launch on May 10. It boasts a 5.5-inch 1080p screen and 13-megapixel camera.

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