Did you know? Sony's first Xperia smartphones didn't run Android

Did you know? Sony's first Xperia smartphones didn't run Android

People usually associate Sony’s Xperia brand with Android smartphones and tablets, but did you know that, initially, the Xperia series had nothing to do with Android? The very first Xperia smartphone was announced and released way back in 2008, when Sony was still in a joint venture with Ericsson – thus, the handset was called…

McDonald's has a Happy Meal box that folds into a VR headset

McDonald’s has taken its first tepid steps into the world of VR today through a surprising announcement: Happy Goggles – a VR headset made from a Happy Meal box. Similar in design, function and composition to a Google Cardboard, the Happy Goggles can be assembled by taking apart a Happy Meal box and folding it…

Enter now for a shot at the new Samsung Galaxy S7!

Enter now for a shot at the new Samsung Galaxy S7!

Here we go! Samsung has announced their latest edition, the Galaxy S7. We just wrapped up a contest giving one of our awesome Android Central readers a free S7 (winner will be announced soon!) and thought it would be fun to go ahead and give away another S7 to a second reader! Keep reading for…

Nissan Leaf's go 3G because AT&T will kill 2G this year

Nissan has outlined its plans to upgrade the NissanConnect EV telematics communication module (TCM), formerly named Carwings, to 3G in 2015 and earlier Leaf electric vehicles (EVs). Owners and lessees of 2015 model year Leaf’s qualify for a free upgrade, with Nissan fronting the bill for parts and labor. Those with 2011 to 2014 model…