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Meizu MX 4-core is now available globally

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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Android powers over 51% of smartphones, continues growing

  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

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

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

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

  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

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CyanogenMod 9 running on the Nexus Q [video]

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

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

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

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Sprint officially launches 4G LTE network in select markets

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?),

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

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

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Google releases official changelog for Jelly Bean

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

Accessory Reviews

Audiofly AF56 headphones review

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

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Samsung considering more Galaxy S III colors

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

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World Series of Poker for Android now available

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