Verizon hits 500 LTE markets; VoLTE-compatible phones due 2014

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Verizon announced this week that the carrier now has 500 markets across the United States which offer 4G LTE speeds.  Parkersburg, W.Va., became the lucky city to see the monumental mark and will play host to a number of related activities from Verizon over the coming days. After getting ...

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Google Now adds TV cards and Google Offers [Google Search]

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A newly updated version of the Google Search app for Android sees the introduction of two new Google Now cards. Those of you with Jelly Bean versions of Android will be able to take advantage of features such as TV Cards and Google Offers. TV Cards: If you have an internet-connected TV, Google ...

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Imgur releases official mobile app for Android

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  Image sharing and browsing just got a whole lot better.. or at least a whole lot more mobile. Imgur, the popular image hosting and sharing service that Redditors and Facebook users love to use, has released an official app for Android. Available in the Google Play Store, the free app provides ...

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RadioShack offering $100 Google Play credit with purchase of HTC One

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Limited time promotion runs through the end of June.

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AT&T now offering new GoPhone prepaid smartphone plans

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AT&T has begun offering new smartphone plans for customers who use the GoPhone service. The prepaid, no-contract smartphone plans range in price from $25-$60 per month depending on the amount minutes and data you need. Specifically, the new plans are the $40 and $60 options. $25 — 250 ...

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LG’s Optimus G successor likely to arrive on August 7

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The successor to the LG Optimus G — the one with the Snapdragon 800 CPU — is likely to arrive on August 7. How do we know? Simple. LG sent us an email advising we keep that date open on our calendars as they are “hosting an international media event on August 7 in New York ...

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Samsung debuts 20-megapixel Galaxy NX

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Samsung has just pulled the curtain back for its latest Android-powered device, the Samsung Galaxy NX. You’ve likely heard rumors of this product over the last few weeks; it’s a mirrorless Android camera with support for Samsung’s interchangeable NX lenses. Details include ...

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Facebook announces video for Instagram

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Facebook just wrapped up with its pres conference which sees the introduction of a new feature for Instagram. As the headlines already tells us, the app now features a video component. Introducing Video on Instagram from Instagram on Vimeo. Details include 15 second videos, 13 custom filters ...

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Bee-Do! Grab these Despicable Me inspired Android minion wallpapers!

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So the other day I was looking at some Despicable Me 2 promotional material and thought, “Hey, these guys would make great Android characters!” Shortly thereafter I was chatting up my friends at Cruzerlite as they have created some really cool Android wallpaper and smartphone cases ...

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LG confirms Snapdragon 800 for next-gen ‘G’ smartphone

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LG confirmed on Wednesday night that the next generation of “G” series smartphone will employ a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. Why is it this important, you’re wondering? Because not only is it a beast in terms of performance but it’s also power-efficient and easy on ...

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NVIDIA Shield gets last minute price drop ahead of June 27 launch

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Listen up, mobile gamers! NVIDIA, listening to the feedback of the community, has dropped the price of the Shield one week ahead of its launch. Now, instead of carrying a $349 sticker, the gaming and entertainment device will cost only $299.  Indeed, that’s exactly the price I’ve ...

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HTC Butterfly S announced for Taiwan

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HTC today announced that a new flagship experience is set to touch down in Taiwan. The Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean smartphone is called the HTC Butterfly S and it’s quite a powerful device. Specifications for the hadnset incldue a 1.9GHz Snapdragon 600 processor, a 5-inch 1080p HD display, ...

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Aviary’s Photo Editor gets overhauled in 3.0 release

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Faster, smarter, and more robust than ever before.

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AT&T dials up NEC Terrain for rugged user base

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Waterproof and rugged, the phone also features Enhanced Push-to-Talk.

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Droid Landing account shakes to life on Twitter

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Could another scavenger have commenced right in front of our eyes?

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