New Nexus 7 ads: sad puppies and all-nighters

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Check out the two videos embedded below which are used to promote the Nexus 7 and its Google Now features. One focuses on a guy who looks to get home for his dog Boomer while the other one centers around all-night reading and coffee. Both feel like they’re shortened versions of a longer ...

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Aio Wireless offering deals on ZTE smartphones

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New customers activating a qualifying rate plan in-store or online can get a ZTE Prelude™ smartphone for free* (normally priced at $49.99) or the ZTE Overture™ 4G LTE smartphone, normally priced at $149.99, for only $74.99. The offer is available for a limited time only while supplies last at ...

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Verizon Trade-Up program ad ‘Trick or Treat’

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These might be the best Halloween costumes we’ll see all year. “Weirdo!”

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Tablet-optimized Twitter comes to Android…with a catch

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Twitter has announced that a tablet-optimized version of its Android app is now available. The catch? You must have a Samsung tablet in order to take advantage of the social media application. Starting today with the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1-2014 Edition, the Twitter app features a number of ...

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Android malware risks completely overblown

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Google’s Android Security chief Adrian Ludwig reported data showing that less than an estimated 0.001% of app installations on Android are able to evade the system’s multi-layered defenses and cause harm to users… Contrary to what you’ve heard, Android is almost impenetrable to malware ...

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ABI Research: Moto X more innovative than iPhone 5S

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On the Motorola Moto X versus the Apple iPhone 5S/5C… The combination of solid engineering, creative features, and timely introduction of those features was Apple’s trademark but it has faded in this category over the last two years. Q3 2013 marks the start of another potential company ...

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A brief history of Android releases

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With Android 4.4 KitKat now officially outed by Google we are looking ahead to learning about the details and intricacies of the next release of the platform. We expect the build to debut with the Nexus 5 in the coming weeks, however previous Nexus products should also see the Hershey-inspired ...

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Little easter egg found Google Chrome for Android

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Bet you can’t limit yourself to just one of these! Here’s a simple, albeit silly little “easter egg” found in Google Chrome for Android. Have you discovered this on your own yet? Press the tab button If you have multiple tabs open, close them all and leave just one Slide ...

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Omate TrueSmart production prototype preview

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Are you among those who were smart enough to get in on that killer Omate Kickstarter project? Awesome!  Here’s a quick official preview of the TrueSmart smartwatch which provides a glimpse of the forthcoming device. Didn’t get involved in the Kickstarter? It’s all good, this ...

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Deals & Discounts: Moto X (AT&T) only $99 through Amazon

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Amazon is currently offering the new Motorola flagship smartphone, the Moto X, for only $99.99 with a two-year service agreement through AT&T. We checked for new and existing users and found that both are eligible for that discounted price. While the Moto X isn’t the most powerful ...

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Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy Gear ad ‘The Developer’

Told from a child’s perspective, “The Developer” is a musical short film by Samsung featuring Lionel Messi and the hit single “Royals” by Lorde.

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ONTRION LifeCHARGE Battery Case for Samsung Galaxy S4 review

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Need to add some extra boost to your Samsung Galaxy S4 but like the idea of those flip cover protectors that are all the rage this year? Not to worry, Ontrion has your back with their LifeCHARGE series of cases. Not only does this guy keep your screen protected and safeguarded against scratches ...

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Get This Look: UiX

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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Screencast your Android device to Chrome browser or Chrome OS

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Showing off your connected Android device on a computer isn’t cool. You know what is cool? Showing it off on a browser. Google’s François Beaufort walks you through the steps on Google+ to help make this happen. Note that you’ll need the latest experimental devtools for ...

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20 autumn wallpapers for your Android

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Looking to change up your Android home screen?  It doesn’t get much easier than swapping out the wallpaper; it’s one of the quickest ways to breath new life into the mobile experience. ABOUT THIS THEME: This collection of wallpapers is based around the common theme of ...

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