Lookout releases report on mobile threats around the world

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This morning Lookout, one of the top antivirus and device tracking solutions for Android, released the first visual report that compares mobile threat types (and likelihoods) in countries around the world. This breakdown of mobile threats is a first, and it gives insight into what’s really ...

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Samsung officially announces the Galaxy S4 Active, designed for those who love the outdoors

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Samsung officially announced the Galaxy S4 Active today. This “rugged” dust and water-resistant version of the flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone includes many of the same features as the original, but is its own phone all at the same time. A company press release claims the new device is ...

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ZTE Mustang outed for AT&T

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Sprint doesn’t look to be the only carrier set to soon offer an Android smartphone from ZTE. A ZTE Mustang has been tipped for AT&T courtest of @evleaks. Details are scarce for the handset at the moment however we can glean a few tidbits from the photo. It appears to run a nearly ...

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Rumor: Sprint may be preparing to release their own Android flagship phone

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Rumors have been floating around lately that Sprint is looking to release a 5-inch Android flagship device of their own, and thanks to undisclosed sources it looks like they may be true. The Vital, as it has been named, will be Sprint’s very own high-end large-screened Android 4.1 ...

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HTC One Mini ‘M4′ shows off for the camera

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Estonian site publishes 13 images of the yet-announced handset.

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Yandex.Shell goes free for global audience

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Yandex.Shell, the home launcher with a 3D carousel interface, is now available for free to a global audience. Previously known as SPB Shell 3D, the developers were scooped up in late 2011. Indeed, this is the launcher that at one time cost users $15 to install. Yandex.Shell, a home launcher and ...

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Years later, Gingerbread still leads all versions of Android

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Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean gain traction but Android 2.3 still heads the pack.

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Sphero releases latest augmented reality game, The Rolling Dead

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The lovable orb may be your only defense against the hordes of undead.

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After bumps in road, Wikipad finally arrives June 11

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It may have taken a bit of time, some minor product changes, and a few hurdles, but the Wikipad is finally ready for its retail debut. The 7-inch gaming tablet experience will arrive on June 11 with a retail price of $249 in the United States; a global rollout is expected later this summer. ...

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Xperia M joins Sony’s smartphone portfolio

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Sony announced on Tuesday that the Xperia M and its dual-SIM variant, the Xperia M dual, will be available globally starting in Q3 2013. Details for the smartphone include 4-inch (854×480 pixel) display, dual-core 1GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal storage, and microSD expansion. The ...

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Three days only: Buy a Cruzerlite case, get a free plushie!

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Our friends at Cruzerlite are throwing another great promotion this week, this time in the form of a quasi-BOGO deal.  The gist is this: buy any Cruzerlite case through the Amazon store and you receive a free APK Plushie.  That’s nearly $20 in free Android collectible just for buying a ...

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Toshiba bows refreshed Excite tablet line

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Toshiba announced on Monday that a trio of new Excite tablets (Excite Pure, Excite Pro, and Excite Write) will roll out starting from June 25th. Each runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, features a 10.1-inch display and NVIDIA processor, and can be paired with a protective 2-in-1 keyboard cover. Excite ...

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Asus gives their tablets a fresh look; budget friendly MeMo starts at just $129

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In need of a tablet but don’t want to spend half of a paycheck plus your favorite puppy to buy one? Look no further as Asus might have just what you’re looking for.   While certainly not the most agressive, the Asus MeMo Pad HD 7 should end up being the most popular of ...

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Verizon officially confirms HTC One for “later this summer”

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It’s coming – the HTC One will be available on the #Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network later this summer #HTCOne @htcusa — Verizon Wireless (@VZWnews) June 3, 2013 Verizon today confirmed that it will indeed offer the HTC One “later this summer”. Yep – that’s it. No more to ...

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ASUS formally introduces Tegra 4-powered Transformer Pad Infinity

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ASUS formally announced on Monday that it will soon begin offering the NVIDIA Tegra 4-powered Transformer Pad Infinity. Indeed, the quad-core tablet/notebook hybrid will be among the most powerful devices on the market whenever it arrives. Specifications include a 10.1-inch 2560×1600 ...

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