AT&T sells only 10,000 Moto Z2 Force handsets since its launch; Motorola's U.S. share rises 91%

BayStreet Research is a company that tracks sales of specific products. One of the devices it tracked recently was the AT&T branded Moto Z2 Force. The data revealed that since the launch of the phone in August, the nation’s second largest carrier sold only 10,000 units through the end of October. AT&T rang up this paltry sales total even though buyers of the phone received a free Moto Insta-Share Projector valued at $300.

Last year, the Moto Z Force Droid was a Verizon exclusive and as such, it was part of the carrier’s historic Droid lineup. Not wanting to limit its sales to Verizon …


10,000 steps a day? Largest fitness app study reveals why the US is fatter than Mexico

You must walk at least 10,000 steps a day to be in good health. Ever heard of that mantra? It might not be the most accurate way to measure activity, but the “10,000 steps” theory is built into the vast majority of fitness apps that use our smartphones as pedometers. Various researchers are now looking into the statement, and coming up with numbers smaller or larger, yet their overarching conclusion is that actually we have never had the ability to gain so much insight into people’s moving habits as with the proliferation of iOS and Android phones, or wearables that have activity …

Google contest offers $10,000 reward for building cool Google Home and Assistant apps

There’s no denying that Google’s Assistant holds lots of potential with its ability to interpret queries in plain English, but there’s still room for improvement ahead of it. Something that should bring the feature to the next level are the so-called Conversation Actions, or simply “actions” as they’re more frequently referred to.

Think of these actions as apps for the Google Assistant. The giant enabled them when it opened its Actions on Google platform to third-party developers last December. And as incentive to bring more developers on board, Google announced the Actions on Google contest …

Deal: Grab this 10,000 mAh Spigen portable charger at 60% off!

Spigen is famous for making some of the most stylish cases for premium smartphones out there, but the company also produces a plethora of other high-grade smartphone accessories. If you’re in the market for a portable charger, now might be perfect time to grab this Spigen power bank for $19.99 (60% off) on Amazon!

This portable charger has a battery capacity of 10,000 mAh and features a pair of USB outputs (1A and 2.1A) that allow two devices to be charged simultaneously. The accessory is very sleek and convenient, as it sports an aluminum unibody, LED-backlit …