9 of the Most Expensive Apps You Can Download

9 of the Most Expensive Apps You Can Download

When people purchase apps for their phones, they’re usually hard-pressed to find one that’s more than five or ten bucks. And if we’re spending more money than that on our phones, then you bet your ass we expect something incredible. It better prepare our taxes, cook for us,...

The AETHER Crosby Jacket Is Refined Yet Rugged

The AETHER Crosby Jacket Is Refined Yet Rugged

Despite popular belief, it is possible to dress for the elements without looking like Ralphie in A Christmas Story. The Crosby Jacket from AETHER is constructed with a 3-layer, 100% wool outer and a removable liner filled with 100 grams of PrimaLoft Gold insulation. Put simply: It will keep you toasty. That said, the Crosby Jacket is anything but a puffy, ill-fitting piece of outerwear. The water resistant, breathable, seam sealed jacket boasts a modern appearance suited for the city slicker on the move. Refined yet rugged, the Crosby Jacket is ready for Mother Nature’s worst.

Google Pixel

Google Pixel

There's a lot to say about the Pixel announcement, so we'll get right to it.  It's a phone designed in every way by Google, meaning the hardware and the software work together and have come out with a stronger showing than any of us expected.  Aesthetically, it's a great lookin...

The DRAS Foldable Phone

The DRAS Foldable Phone

If you thought the only thing you could fit into a 2" x 1" x 1" space was a pack of gum, R&D Core is here to prove you wrong with their new concept DRAS Phone. The phone uses Digital Resistive Area Sensing technology to overcome the limitations of the modern capacitive touchs...

LG G Flex

LG G Flex

LG used the CES stage to show off the world's first curved, flexible smartphone. The G Flex will look to provide stunning visuals thanks to the 6" curved HD OLED display that will cut down on normal glare. And while the curved body really does help the display to shine, it also f...

Build Your Own Cellphone

Build Your Own Cellphone

Are you sick of everyone having the same iPhone or Android device that you have? Want something truly unique but don't know where to turn? Well, here you go. David Mellis has released these blueprints for a DIY phone that can make and take calls and text messages, store names and...

Instagram for Android

Instagram for Android

The list of reasons to own an iPhone just got a little shorter because Instagram is finally available on Android. Instagram allows you to turn the quick shots you take with your phone into artsy photos with awesome filter effects. The app also makes it easier to share your photos...

iPhone 4

iPhone 4

Did you really think you were going to be able to go anywhere on the Internet today and not hear about the new iPhone? Really? In case you haven't been getting your grandma's picture messages, the iPhone is kind of a big deal. The iPhone comes one step closer to moving out of 198...

Blackberry Pearl 9100

Blackberry Pearl 9100

The Blackberry Pearl 9100 reminds you that BlackBerry phones aren't just for stuffy suits, but for regular Joes who wants a cool phone, not 10 different ways for the office to reach him. It features SureType (kinda like a half QWERTY) keyboard, making texting easier while still k...

Verizon HTC Droid Incredible

Verizon HTC Droid Incredible

After being spoon fed a few details at time we've been hungry to learn more about the HTC Droid Incredible . After much ado, here's the scoop: The HTC Droid Incredible is a Verizon joint that's arguably better than the iPhone, so you don't have to take any more crap from your iP...

HTC HD Mini

HTC HD Mini

You're reading Cool Material, so we're just going to assume you're a smart guy. Smart guys have smart phones which means you probably have a BlackBerry, iPhone, or a phone running Android (Droid? G1?). The Windows Mobile operating system is the bastard child of the mobile os mark...

Nokia N97

Nokia N97

Just in time for Christmas (?), Nokia announces the newest addition to their N-Series, the N97. The Nokia N97 features a built-in A-GPS unit, 32GB of storage, and a slick 16:9 widescreen touch display which slides and tilts to reveal a full QWERTY keyboard. Snap-shooters will l...

BlackBerry Storm

BlackBerry Storm

Hyped as the iPhone killer, the BlackBerry Storm will be launching in the UK in early Nov. The touchscreen-enabled smartphone features a 480x360 resolution 3.25in. display (with it's QWERTY keyboard integrated), tactile feedback and auto-rotation. Gadget lovers will appreciate ...

Nokia N85 UK Launch

Nokia N85 UK Launch

For our mates in the UK the anticipated Nokia N85 recently launched. It runs on the Symbian operating system and features a 2.6-inch OLED display , 5.0-megapixel camera with Carl Zeiss lens plus autofocus and dual LED flash, built-in GPS, and a microSD that support up to 8GB. T...