Unlocked Huawei Ascend P1 hits Amazon

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It has been a long time coming but the Huawei Ascend P1 has finally made its way to the United States. Offered as unlocked handset through Amazon, the $400 phone can be paired with either T-Mobile USA or AT&T. The smartphone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features a 4.3-inch super ...

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Sprint reportedly to offer branded prepaid service in late January

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Sprint will begin offering its own branded prepaid service in late January, according to a new Android Police report. Set to go live on January 25, ‘Sprint as You Go’ will launch with a pair of basic phones and a pair of smartphones ( LG Optimus Elite and Samsung Victory). Pricing ...

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T-Mobile to carry Nexus 4 in retail stores in January

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T-Mobile will begin offering the Nexus 4 in retail locations across the country later this month, according to TmoNews. The LG smartphone has been rather difficult to procure as of late so this is a good sign for those of you still waiting to grab the latest Pure Google experience. It is ...

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Get this look for your Android homescreen: Brochure

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One of our absolute favorite things about Android is the fact that you can bend and tweak the platform to your needs.  Sure, there’s rooting and modding for deep level personalization, but that stuff does not always concern the everyday user. Some of just want to change the home screen ...

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Polaroid opening stores exclusively for printing photos from your phone

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In trying to keep up with the hip, club-going, photo-snapping crowd of 20-somethings (and 50-somethings in a crisis), Polaroid – yes, that Polaroid – is looking to build up some brick and mortar stores. These new set-ups are going to be made for one thing only – printing ...

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LG to release new Smart TVs with NFC and Miracast

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LG has unveiled some new information about their new Smart TVs ahead of CES next week, and some of the things we’re seeing are pretty cool. While these new TVs aren’t the ones we’ll be seeing in Vegas, they’re still worth talking about. The new LG cinema 3D range ...

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Last minute rumor suggests HTC M7 may show up at CES

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An 11th hour rumor hitting the internet today suggests that we’ll be seeing the rumored HTC M7 announced at CES after all. Well, that is provided an ‘indirect’ source close to XDA forum member @Football4PDA. It isn’t clear whether this would be as part of a carrier ...

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ASUS Nexus 7 dock coming to US and Europe this month

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We’ve been waiting and waiting, and it seems like we’ve got solid news that the ASUS Nexus 7 dock is coming to both the states and Europe this month. According to the source, ASUS Benelux says that the dock should arrive mid-January, and is speculated to be €29.99. As far as the US ...

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LG to demo 4.7-inch, 5.5-inch, and 7-inch displays at CES, source indicates

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LG will demonstrate at least three new displays sizes at CES, according to sources close to GSMArena. On hand next week at the annual electronics convention will be a 4.7-inch smartphone display that features a 1mm bezel as well as a 5.5-inch 1080p HD display. In addition to these two, LG will ...

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Benchmark outs Samsung GT-I9600

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Is it time to start tracking yet another Samsung smartphone? The answer depends on how much credence you put into benchmarks and whether you use them as a source for unearthing new models. Either way, a Samsung GT-I9600 has been spotted online at NenaMark, possibly outing a new model. With ...

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Press images leak for Xperia Z, Xperia ZL

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The press images for a pair of upcoming Sony smartphones have leaked online thanks to the team at Engadget Spanish (translate). The headlines says it all here, these are allegedly the first press photos for the Xperia Z and Xperia ZL. Also known as the Yuga and Odin, these are the two devices ...

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