Marvel tries again with free “first issue” promotion

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Remember a few weeks back when Marvel was giving away more than 700 first-issue digital comic books? Remember how it clogged up the servers and pretty much amounted to a big bust? Marvel is back, hoping to  right things with a second effort. If you missed out on the first go’round or ...

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Tumblr app updated with Holo-inspired design

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The official Tumblr app for Android has been updated with Holo-inspired graphics and layout. Available immediately in the Google Play store, the free 3.3 free app is the perfect tool to manage your Tumblr account and website.  Although the update doesn’t have any new features, it’s ...

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New details for upcoming Samsung Galaxy Mega series

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A few new details for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Mega series of handsets have landed online, providing new clues as to what lies ahead for the large devices. As it now stands, the Samsung Galaxy Mega 5.8 is slated to feature a 5.8inch qHD (960×540) LCD display, a 1.4 GHz dual-core processor, ...

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HTC’s downward spiral continues with worst quarterly profits on record

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HTC, now more than ever, needs the HTC One to help save the company from falling completely into obscurity. The handset maker today indicated that it will report its lowest quarterly profit on record for Q1 2013. Unaudited earnings are expected to be down 98% year over year on a net profit of a ...

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New leaks seemingly confirm Google’s unified messaging ‘Babel’

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  The case for the unified messaging system known as “Babel” seems to grow a little more legitimate by the day. This past weekend saw a number of details surface which definitely appear to indicate some internal Google testing is going on as we speak. With Google I/O 2013 ...

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Download early pre-release version of Facebook Home for your Android

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So you’re excited about Facebook Home and cannot wait until April 12 to get your hands on it. Maybe you’re one of those people who doesn’t own one of the “approved” models and still wants to try it out. Whatever the case, you can take things into your own hands ...

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FRIDAY MADNESS: Buy 2 Android cases, Get 2 free (Cruzerlite)

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We’ve partnered up with our friends over at Cruzerlite to bring you guys and gals a weekly deal. Starting Friday, April 5 and running for a 24 hour period, we’re helping to hook you up with a buy two, get two sale. Today’s promotion is for a Buy Two Android cases, get two ...

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HTC taking the HTC One on an eleven city tour of the U.S.

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HTC will take the flagship Android-powered HTC One on a tour of the United States this spring, giving consumers a chance to see try out the new experience. Coinciding with the retail availability of the handset, the HTC One Live Experience Tour  will appear in 11 major markets across the ...

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More than half of all Android devices have potential to be a “Facebook Phone”

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As you’ve likely heard by now, Facebook today announced that the Facebook Home app suite and experience will be available for other Android devices. Starting on April 12 and moving forward, Facebook Home will be a downloadable app/launcher for the Samsung Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2, HTC One ...

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HTC First photo gallery

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Like it or not, the Facebook Phone is here

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After all that speculation, the Facebook Phone is here. And it’s not just one device. In fact, it can be the device you have in your pocket today. The Facebook Home app experience will be available as a download from Google Play so that you can install it on your existing phone. Click ...

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HTC First announced for April 12 with $99 price tag

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HTC today announced that the first Facebook Home device, the aptly named HTC First, will be available starting from April 12. The HTC First (formerly Myst) features a  a 4.3-inch 720p HD display, a dual-core Snapdragon 400 processor, 4G LTE support, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, a suite of ...

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Facebook Home will be available for select Android devices starting April 12

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Facebook today announced that the Facebook Home experience will be available for select Android devices starting from April 12. Right out of the gate, Facebook Home will be supported by the Samsung Galaxy S3, Galaxy Note 2, and HTC One X+. Of course, the two big flagship devices (Samsung Galaxy ...

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Potential future Google Now features found hiding in latest app release

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The guys over at AndroidPolice, as often is their wont, have gone digging through the recent Google Now (Search) app to see what’s hiding. And, as you can tell from the headline, there’s plenty of stuff tucked away, presumably waiting for activation. We’ll happily direct you ...

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Verizon CEO: “We would consider dropping contracts if consumers demand it”

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Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam has not ruled out the possibility of dropping contracts, according to recent comments. Speaking with CNET at an industry event, the head honcho said that he’s glad to see other carriers trying new things and, if consumers demanded it, Verizon would be able to ...

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