Top Apps You Need To Download On Your New Samsung Galaxy S4

Samsung‘s new hero Android phone, the Galaxy S4, is now available on all major carriers except for Verizon. (The Verizon model will ship at the end of May.)

If you’re going to get a new GS4, here’s a starter pack of Android apps to get you started. Continue reading

Samsung Galaxy S4 vs iPhone 5 vs HTC One and Rip DVD to Your Mobile Devices

The Samsung Galaxy S4, iPhone 5 and HTC One are the best smartphones on the market right now, in part thanks to high-end cameras and sensors tucked into the back of each smartphone.

With Samsung having finally just announced its latest flagship effort, the Galaxy S4, it’s inevitable that the comparisons will immediately be drawn between it and some of the other high-end handsets currently gracing the market. Although the iPhone 5 naturally springs to mind, a rivaling vendor, HTC, also finally looks to have delivered a respectable contender to market with the One device. Continue reading

Top 5 custom ROMs for the HTC One X

Here are the best five ROMs I found for the Android powerhouse, with a wide spread of extra features and better efficiency.

Each of the download links leads to a forum page that includes the files you need and instructions for installation. Let me know which are your favourites — or any others you recommend — in the comments below. Continue reading

Spec Comparison: Samsung Galaxy S4 vs. HTC One vs. Nexus 4 vs. iPhone 5

Oh yeah, it’s spec comparison time. The Samsung Galaxy S4 is all sorts of official, so let’s see how it stacks up against the HTC One, LG Nexus 4, and iPhone 5, three of the most talked about phones of the last year. One one hand, we have HTC’s new flagship which the company hopes will save it from extinction. Then we have Google’s baby, the stock Android-toting Nexus 4. And finally, this wouldn’t be a proper Samsung Galaxy comparison if we didn’t toss in whatever Apple’s current phone is. Continue reading