Founded by two ex-Googlers, Nextbit announced its first commercial product last October, the NextBit Robin. This unique Android phone is now available on Amazon for a discounted price of $300 -- only until May 10.
Withings has a new thermometer that does way more than take your temperature. It can send a detailed log of temperature measurements to track the progress of an illness and even suggest adjustments in room temperature.
Verizon announced plans to test 5G wireless in the United States by 2016, with a small deployment by the end of 2017. It is the first mobile carrier in the U.S. to test the super-fast wireless standard, which is capable of reaching 1Gbps.
Google has introduced its own platform for publishers, named Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP). It is an open source project to build a faster mobile Web, capable of loading webpages ten times faster as it does currently.