Verizon’s Black Friday deals include a new Mickey Mouse watch

There’s plenty of “buy one, get one” discounts to pass along, but the Checkmark has also taken the opportunity to launch a few products, too.

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We answer your questions (finally) about smartwatches, smartphone design and more! Plus, we talk iPhone X with Shimon Das on this week’s show!

Kyocera DuraXV LTE is a rugged flip phone on Verizon… for $264

And that’s because it is basically a basic Android-powered flip phone with all the specs needed in that device. There is no touchscreen, but it’s durable.

Kyocera DuraForce PRO arrives a little late at T-Mobile, last of the big four carriers

It’s late, but it’s still impressive that the rugged, nichey Kyocera DuraForce PRO Android smartphone reaches T-Mobile after Sprint, AT&T and Verizon.

Kyocera rafre washable smartphone is back, now also resistant to foaming body soap

Kyocera has a second-generation washable smartphone slated for a Japanese launch in March, with both hand and body soap resistance in tow.

Rugged Kyocera DuraForce PRO adds Verizon-exclusive Sapphire Shield display, costs $408

Verizon is the third US mobile operator to carry the rugged, action camera-packing Kyocera DuraForce PRO, but it’s the first to get a sapphire display.

Rugged Kyocera DuraForce PRO with built-in action camera expands to Sprint

The Kyocera DuraForce Pro isn’t a Sprint exclusive, like the HTC Bolt, but a muscular body and three cameras are pretty compelling selling points.

Rugged Kyocera DuraForce PRO with unique trio of cameras gets AT&T launch date and price tag

August 31 is when AT&T will start selling the three camera-packing rugged Kyocera DuraForce Pro online, followed by a September 9 retail store release.

First call for Kyocera DuraForce PRO goes to AT&T

Well… at least, AT&T announced that it would be carrying Kyocera’s first major action camera-ey phone, the DuraForce PRO.

Kyocera DuraForce Pro is the first rugged smartphone with a built-in action cam

The Kyocera DuraForce Pro, unofficially rendered a while ago and unveiled earlier today, is an action camera whiz in addition to a sturdy Android phone.

Even the T-Mobile-bound Kyocera DuraForce PRO dons dual rear cameras

Everybody wants a piece of the trendy dual rear cam action, it seems, including rugged, carrier-exclusive phones like the upcoming Kyocera DuraForce PRO.

AT&T GoPhone brings Kyocera Hydro SHORE to Walmart

Walmart will have a budget-friendly and water-resistant smartphone from Kyocera and AT&T starting July 16. Too much compromise or just a better burner?

Galaxy S7 edge, LG G5, HTC One A9, Lumia 950 part of AT&T BOGO craze

The One A9, the Galaxy S7 edge, the LG G5 and the Lumia 950 are just some of the many phones participating in this BOGO offer at AT&T.

May the Kyocera DuraForce XD be on T-Mobile (on May 11)

After being on AT&T for the past several months, the Kyocera DuraForce XD is set to be on the Un-carrier next week, and yes, with band 12 LTE.

Boost and Virgin welcome mid-rangers from Samsung, LG, and Kyocera

Discover the LG Stylo 2, as well as the new Samsung and Kyocera mid-rangers coming to Boost and Virgin this month.

A freezer, a pool, and multiple drops: how we smashed the AT&T Kyocera DuraForce XD (Video)

The Kyocera Duraforce XD gives off a monster first impression, but how well does that thicker, reinforced casing, stand up to tough conditions?

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On this week’s podcast, MWC rumors including a 12-UltraPixel HTC Perfume, Apple Pay working at ATMs, and an LG G5 with a Magic Slot (oh myyyyyy)!

Kyocera DuraForce XD first impressions: a big tough waterproof phablet (Video)

Kyocera has built a monster phone here with the DuraForce XD. While we figure out how much abuse we’re going to try and lob at this thing, check out our first look video.

Cricket picks up Kyocera Hydro View, AT&T finally launches Kyocera DuraForce XD

Kyocera has two new rugged Android smartphones to exhibit at CES 2016 ahead of the DuraForce XD’s AT&T debut, and the Hydro View’s Cricket rollout.

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Microsoft’s new Windows Phones were built not to sell in droves, but to satisfy fans. We talk about how well the Lumia 950 does that on this week’s podcast!

Rub a dub dub your Kyocera DIGNO Rafre with soap

Japan is a unique smartphone market in that it has some fairly…

Black Friday comes early at MetroPCS with BOGO deal on four Androids

Offline MetroPCS shoppers can buy a smartphone and get a free one valued at up to $50 through November 30.

AT&T and Walmart team up for inexpensive rugged Kyocera Hydro Air phone

The Walmart-exclusive Kyocera Hydro Air for AT&T is a respectable new rugged Android phone priced at just $100 with GoPhone prepaid plans.

AT&T picks up ruggedized phablet option with Kyocera DuraForce XD

AT&T’s about to start selling the Kyocera DuraForce XD to business users, giving them a durable Android smartphone with a phablet-sized display.

HTC Desire Eye, One M8 for Windows, Lumia 830 find a home at AT&T

AT&T’s got a ton of new phones arriving; learn about the start of HTC Desire Eye sales, as well as those for the Lumia 830, WP One M8, and more.