T-Mobile’s next big changes may include refurbished devices in-store

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T-Mobile’s Uncarrier strategy seems to be paying off for the carrier but that doesn’t mean they’re going to rest on their laurels. New rumors suggest a third phase of the Uncarrier initiative may include the stocking of refurbished devices in store. We’re not exactly ...

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LG G2 camera inspired by Lizzy, the chicken

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So you want to see what optical image stabilization does to your videos, eh? Check out LG’s new YouTube clip which shows where the inspiration came from and how it works. It’s quite an interesting watch if we do say so. All kidding aside, it’s pretty cool to see how videos can ...

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AOL brings official app to Google Play

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America Online (AOL) has released an official app for Android today, bringing the customized news and interests portal to your favorite mobile platform. Key features include a tablet-friendly layout for AOL Mail, the ability to prioritize your news stream, sharing stories and videos, and saving ...

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Petition to keep Qualcomm supporting Snapdragon S3 chipset

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The point is: Snapdragon S3 has more than enough power to run 4.2.2 and newly even more optimized 4.3 Android. If some home-schooled developer can make it run – why proper developers paid by Qualcomm won’t succeed at it? MSM8260 devices were publicly released in 2011, it’s not ...

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HTC One Max rumored with October 15 debut

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With a slew of leaked photos and rumors coming over the last few weeks, the HTC One Max is one of those devices we’re ready to see announced. If for no other reason, we’ll be glad to stop seeing incessant pictures of the same thing over and over. Digressing, the HTC One Max finally ...

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HTC and Beats deal comes to end with $265 million buyback

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Barely two years after coming together in a $300 million purchase, HTC and Beats are calling it a day. The former has sold back its remaining shares (26,100) back to the latter for a deal worth roughly $265 million. The funds are already moved and the buyback is complete and HTC now has zero ...

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OpenKit 1.0 is now available for download

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OpenKit, the open source back-end platform for “truly social” cross platform games, announced today that V1.0 of the back-end service is now live across iOS and Android, with Unity™ plug-in support, and is now available to all developers at http://openkit.io. OpenKit was conceived ...

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Facebook app now allows for post and comment editing

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The official Facebook app for Android has a new feature that should be well-received by many of you. As the headlines spoils it, the app now allows for editing of posts and comments – even after sharing. Those of you who have played with the Facebook beta client may already be up on this ...

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HTC deploys Android 4.3 to HTC One Developer Edition

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As expected, the Android 4.3 update for the HTC One Developer Edition has started rolling out. A 564MB file brings not only the latest version of Android but also Sense 5 enhancements, and other minor tweaks. Once installed, users may notice details such as new Blinkfeed features, improved Zoe ...

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Boost Mobile now offering Boost Warp 4G

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Boost Mobile on Thursday announced its latest Android-powered smartphone, the Boost Warp 4G. Priced at $199.99, the handset features a 4.5-inch HD display, an 8-megapixel rear camera, and support for the 4G LTE network.  Additional specs include a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, front-facing ...

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Panasonic hangs up on smartphones

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Panasonic confirmed on Thursday that it plans to stop working on consumer-level smartphones in September. The news doesn’t come as much of a surprise as these rumors have been kicking about since this summer. The company does plan, however, to continue development of feature phones and ...

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Samsung Galaxy Trend 3 announced for China

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Samsung today introduced a new dual-SIM smartphone for China in the Galaxy Trend 3. Powered by Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, the phone features a 4.3-inch display (800×480 pixels), a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, microSD expansion, and an 1800mAh battery. Judging by Samsung China’s website ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 Edition arrives October 10

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Samsung on Thursday announced the upcoming U.S. availability of the Galaxy Note 10.1- 2014 Edition. Arriving at major retailers on October 10, the 10.1-inch tablet experience will begin pre-orders midnight ET tomorrow, September 27. Offered in two color options (Jet Black and Classic White), ...

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Cut the Rope 2 due this winter

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Om Nom is back in the first true sequel to the popular Cut the Rope game for mobile devices. Expected “this winter” the game should, like its predecessor, see dozens of levels spread across various themed settings. ZeptoLab is announcing an entirely new game. Cut the Rope 2 is in ...

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Twitter ‘Alert’s will push critical info on natural disasters, emergencies, more

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Today, we’re launching Twitter Alerts, a new feature that brings us one step closer to helping users get important and accurate information from credible organizations during emergencies, natural disasters or moments when other communications services aren’t accessible. via Twitter Alerts: ...

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