Meizu MX 4-core is now available globally

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The original (dual-core) Meizu MX is one of the most popular smartphones in China. Shortly after the launch there, it was quietly made available around the world from various retailers. Later, after the huge success of the MX, Meizu announced a quad-core version, the MX 4-core. For a time, the ...

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HTC Vertex tablet showed up in benchmarks, Tegra 3 under the hood

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We recently reported that HTC is planning to come out with a new Android phone which will feature a 1.7 GHz Quad-Core processor, and also there is word on the street that HTC will make a comeback in the tablet market by launching a tablet with a “unique” factor. Now a tablet known ...

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HTC cancels ICS update for Desire HD, blames “poor device performance”

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HTC may be stepping on a few toes with this one, but Telus Canada has just released a document, that shows the Desire HD ICS update has been cancelled. The only reason that’s given was that HTC has cancelled the HTC Desire HD ICS upgrade due to poor device performance during testing. Of ...

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T-Mobile officially confirms Galaxy Note, more details in coming weeks

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We are hearing it from a long time that T-Mobile will be launching the Samsung Galaxy Note and the latest news was that it will be launched on August 8. We also saw some press images of it which made us believe that it’s really headed to T-Mobile. Now after all the leaks and rumors,... ...

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Android powers over 51% of smartphones, continues growing

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  Nielsen has published a report on U.S. smartphones and their operating system. Of course, Android is in the lead, running on 51.8% of all smartphones. iOS came in second with 34.8%, which is a 17.5% difference between the two. It’s interesting that Android and iOS combined make up ...

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Sony officially launches Sony Xperia S, P and U in the U.S

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Sony is one of the leading brands in the world, and they launched a trio of beautiful handsets this year. Though Xperia S, Xperia P and Xperia U are available in the U.S through different retailers but Sony has officially announced that the three beautiful handsets are now available at their ...

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Verizon says Galaxy SIII bootloader will be unlocked via OTA update [UPDATED: FALSE]

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  EDIT: It turns out that Verizon customer service was misinformed, and the bootloaders will NOT be unlocked via an OTA (or any other) update. The OTA update mentioned is for the GSM Radio on the device. The bootloader is to remain locked, and the developer version will continue to be the ...

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CyanogenMod 9 running on the Nexus Q [video]

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The Nexus Q has been slated by Google as a “developer’s media device” since it’s inception at Google I/O. In the same vein, is there anything that screams “developer” like CyanogenMod? Well, put the two together, and here’s what you get. Jason Parker ...

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Get the Jelly Bean keyboard for your ICS device running 4.0.3 or higher

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If you’re running ICS, at least version 4.0.3, on your Android device, then you should really check this out. A developer by the name of “Beansoft” has released a beta port of the Jelly Bean keyboard – and its prediction engine – that runs on Android 4.0.3 and ...

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Sprint officially launches 4G LTE network in select markets

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Sprint users, it’s time to rejoice! I’d be dancing in the streets if I didn’t mind getting stared at / hit by cars / arrested for indecent exposure (wait, what?), because Sprint has finally rolled out their 4G LTE network. The rollout has happened in Kansas City, San Antonio, ...

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AT&T: Family Data Plans Ready to Roll Out?

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Heads up all you AT&T users! The screenshot above shows “Group Data” usage, so does this mean we will be getting that new Family Data Plan? Back in May, Ralph de la Vega, CEO of AT&T Mobile, said: “The company has a firm hold on what type of plan it will offer and ...

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Google releases official changelog for Jelly Bean

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That’s right, Google has just announced the changelog to their newest Android version, Jelly Bean. We saw most of the Jelly Bean coverage at Google I/O, from the camera enhancements to Project Butter, but now Google has finally given users the full breakdown of what the latest, tastiest ...

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Audiofly AF56 headphones review

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This year at CE Week, we had the good fortune of meeting the faces behind the brand at Audiofly. Audiofly, for those who don’t know, is an Australian-based company specializing in premium audio equipment. Operated by a collective of musicians and audio enthusiasts, Audiofly’s ...

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Samsung considering more Galaxy S III colors

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AT&T has already started taking pre-orders for their “exclusive” Garret Red GSIII, and now a “Korean Manufacturer” has hinted to Pocket-Lint that other color schemes are being considered. No word yet on exactly what colors Sammy has in mind, but there are only so many colors in the rainbow ...

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World Series of Poker for Android now available

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Poker Players, unite – and get ready for some serious, but fun, poker action! EA, along with Caesars Interactive Entertainment, Inc., has released World Series of Poker to Android and iOS! This app is designed to appeal to poker fans of all skill levels and offers the challenge of going ...

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