Introducing Ubergizmo Japan!
Our team is excited to introduce Ubergizmo Japan. Most people associate Japan with technology and innovation, and we totally agree! We also have admiration and curiosity for unique Japanese products and technology, and we couldn’t be happier to see Ubergizmo in Japanese.

Samsung Galaxy Book 10” and 12” Review: Hands-on
Samsung comes to MWC 2017 with the Galaxy Book, the successor of the famous Samsung Galaxy TabPro S announced at CES 2016 , and refreshed last October with a new paint. Dubbed the “TabPro S2” in the rumors, the second-gen Windows 10 hybrid 2-in-1 has been rebranded as the “Galaxy Book” by the Korean manufacturer.We welcome the name change, “Galaxy TabPro S” could be easily confused with “Galaxy Tab S”, […]

Qualcomm Snapdragon X20 Second Generation Gigabit LTE Modem
  Qualcomm has just announced its latest Gigabit-class LTE modem called Snapdragon X20. It is a discrete modem (not integrated into a SoC processor) that can reach a theoretical speed of 1.2 Gbps (download), thus firmly bridging the gap between LTE and 5G. It does so thanks to an unprecedented use of carrier aggregation and introduces features like dual-SIM VoLTE (voice over LTE) that should be increase voice quality for […]

DigiWorld Awards Call for Entries Deadline Sept. 30
This year IDATE is hosting, in partnership with Business France and the support of La French Tech, the very first DigiWorld Awards. This competition celebrates French talent around the world hosted by this year’s top of the range DigiWorld Summit, which, every year, gathers top executives and experts in the digital field of over 30 countries (150 top-tier speakers, 1200 participants).  As a reminder, the DigiWorld Summit will be held […]

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Read Ubergizmo With Smartnews
We’re launching the Ubergizmo smartnews channel in partnership with App Reader Smartnews. If you haven’t tried Smartnews for yourself, it is an up-and-coming news reader that brings two wonderful features: The app is incredibly fast, thanks to the “Smart” mode that can show a news piece much faster than a mobile website would load – even an optimized one. It has a special algorithm that bubbles up popular news, not only […]

Microsoft Plans First Retail Store Outside North America In Australia
Microsoft until now has its flagship retail store in North America only, but now it is planning to open another in Sydney, Australia later this year. This will be the first ever retail store by Microsoft, which will be outside of North America. The store will exhibit the same layout as the ones in US and Canada.

Ubergizmo For Mobiles: Faster, Leaner, Better. Try It!
For a while, we have use a plain-vanilla Mobile template for our mobile users. This was not something that we were happy with, but there was seemingly always something more urgent to do. In a 24/7 news world, it just ever ends. Given how Mobile is important to everyone of us, an improvement could no longer wait.We have put some time aside and built a new 100% custom mobile website […]

LG G Pad: Hands On Review
Yesterday at IFA , LG unveiled its new 8-3 inch G Pad, a tablet that features a Full HD IPS  display (1920×1200) powered by a 1.7GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon 600. LG came up with the 8.3-inch form factor after collecting data from the government and conducting a study to determine what should be the maximum width for one handed operation. The LG G Pad runs Android Jelly bean 4.2.2 and is part […]

Read Ubergizmo News On Mobiles Republic Apps
We know that you love checking fresh news on your smartphone or tablet, so we have been partnering with Mobiles Republic to bring you “full-content” Ubergizmo news in apps like Appy Geek or News Republic that have a combined installed base of up to 10M users on Android alone. The same apps are also available for iOS, Windows Phone and Blackberry.The setup can’t be easier: you basically just install the […]

Online Classroom CreativeLIVE gets $8M funding
Massive online open course platforms (a.k.a “MOOCs”) is an emerging model of online learning which offer alternatives to expensive degrees. One of such startup is CreativeLIVE, a platform that brings live, online classrooms on creative and entrepreneurial subjects to the audience.CreativeLIVE announced today that it has raised $8 million in series A financing from Greylock, Creative Artists Agency, William Morris Endeavor, CrunchFund and Google Ventures. Together with the $7.5 million […]

Beercade: Get Free Beer For Winning An Arcade Game
Imagine the ultimate fun time for most guys: playing video games and drinking Beer… Imagine no more, as McKinney Ten Percent has just introduced Beercade, an arcade game where players tug it out for a free beer sample.  The game itself is very simple with players choosing one of the five characters:  Hell’s Belle, Bad Penny, Angry Angel, Blanco Diablo and High Roller. The setting seems to be a Biker […]

Ubergizmo Giveaway: Three Monster DNA Headphones and Tickets to see Alicia Keys at CES
We’re at CES 2013, and the show is in full swing. There is no reason why you should be left out of the action, so we’re joining forces with #MonsterCES to give away three Monster DNA Headphones. The DNA headphones are designed to provide a live music experience, “just like being there”, as Monster puts it. DNA is built with ultra-light materials, and has cushions that were chosen to provide […]

Live Blog At LG CES Press Conference
[CES 2013] It’s another exciting day here at CES 2013. This morning, we are live at the LG CES Press Conference, where we hope to hear the company’s fair share of OLED TVs, audio equipment, and more exciting stuff. So, check out our LIVE BLOG at live.ubergizmo.com. This should work with all modern browsers, but if you experience any trouble, there is also a link to a static page version […]

Ubergizmo Launches its Social Reader for Facebook
We already have a Facebook page with over 20,000 fans, however, we’re sure that you want more, so we decided that we needed a Social Reader specifically designed for people who love to hang out on Facebook and read their news from there.All the stories that you enjoy reading on our website are now simultaneously available in our Social Reader. Additionally, the Ubergizmo Social Reader allows you to see which […]

Google Analytics App for Android gets launched
Google Analytics, a service from Google that generates detailed stats of websites, has just been launched on Google Play. Google Analytics App for Android will allow users to access the same accounts and profiles they will see when they open the Analytics web app from a desktop browser, but the dedicated app for Android will let users view reports that are specifically optimized for Android smartphones, similar to the one […]

Google introduces Chrome browser for the iPhone and iPad
At the Google I/O developer conference today, Vice President of Chrome Brian Rakowski announced the availability of Google’s Chrome browser for the iPhone and iPad, making its first debut on iOS. Rakowski said that Chrome will be available for iOS 4.3 and higher devices and that it will be available starting today. Chrome will also support Chrome sync, a feature that will allow users to sync all their tabs, bookmarks, […]

Sprint launching 4G LTE in five cities this coming July 15
Sprint has just announced that it will be deploying 4G LTE in Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, Kansas City and San Antonio on the 15th of July. Sprint CEO Dan Hesse said that the new network will deliver faster data speeds with 4G LTE and an improved overall 3G experience. Today’s announcement is the start of Sprint’s aggressive expansion of its 3G and 4G network through its Network Vision program.The new network […]

ASUS Transformer Prime giveaway: don't miss your chance!
Just a quick reminder that our Transformer Prime giveaway that we kicked off last week is still going on right now. If you’ve ever wanted to win ASUS’ flagship Android tablet, we have two units that will be given away to two lucky contestants in our sweepstakes.All you have to do is leave a comment on the entry page (link below, not here) telling us why you want to win […]

Partnering with the Enterprise: Visa, CocaCola, CBS, and LivePerson
Last year, billions where spent on deals between the enterprise and emerging companies.  Visa invested in Square, Jive partnered with SalesCrunch, Salesforce acquired Rypple and the list goes on and on.  Partnerships, investments, and acquisitions seem rampant when you read the tech blogs, however, startups will tell you it’s not exactly reality. Finding the right guy and getting the meeting is tough, you usually have to enter through multiple touch […]

Uber Giveaway: TWO Asus Transformer Primes to Win!
Update 4/16 12pm: Jason C. from NJ is the first confirmed winner. Christina F. is the second winner. Congrats to both of them!Update 4/16 11am:  the winners have been notified! We are waiting for their answer.There’s nothing like a great giveaway to conclude a week and we’ve partnered with NVIDIA to give away Asus Transformer Prime tablets to TWO lucky winners. Each Transformer Prime will come with a keyboard-dock that […]