Posts From Tony McAfee

Tony McAfee
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A lover of all things technological since he was young, Tony McAfee is now the Director of Customer Service for Swappa.com and loves to stay up to date with the latest technology. Usually teetering between leading and bleeding-edge.

News and Rumors

Motorola, now Holo-themed!

It looks as though Google is making some much needed changes to the Motorola logo, bringing their Holo colors to surround the Original “M” symbol and updating the font and

Reviews

Minuum “The little keyboard for big fingers”

In March 2013 the Minuum team began a campaign on Indigogo.com garnering such interest in their project that just 4 months later they’ve raised almost 900% of their $10,000 goal

News and Rumors

Secure messaging to come to CyanogenMod?

Koushik Dutta recently shared of Google+ the possibility of a secure push messaging service which will encrypt messages sent between CyanogenMod users from end-to-end. Design inspired by iMessaging and ignited

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CyanogenMod 10.1.0 Stable released!

Just moments ago ciwrl posted on the CyanogenMod.org blog that the stable version of CM10.1.0 has been officially released for supported devices! Any devices which weren’t in the release candidate series

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Can RDJ save HTC?

According to Bloomberg HTC has recently locked Robert Downey Jr. in for a $12 million, two-year advertising campaign as himself. A brilliant move, it looks as though people around the world

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HTC Desire 200 image and specs revealed

We recently reported of the new budget handsets from HTC. While the specs aren’t at all impressive, if the HTC One is any indication of the quality of materials used, it

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Galaxy S 4 Zoom caught on camera! Get it?

  Finally we’re getting a definitely look at a stock image of the Galaxy S 4 Zoom. From the specs we’re seeing, though it would seem more appropriate to dub

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CyanogenMod 10.1 RC5 out now

We’re well on our way, folks! It’s looking as though we might actually see a CM10.1.0 stable before the next Android API is even announced! Huge shout out to everyone

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Paranoid Android’s HALO10 hits First Public Beta

If you’re like me and you actually tried all of the new features Facebook released a few weeks ago with the launch of Facebook Home, you probably became familiar with

App Reviews

Space Colony by maxelus.net

Any sci-fi fans looking for a beautiful new wallpaper? Space Colony by maxelus.net has some absolutely gorgeous scenes and a ton of options to tweak the look and feel of

News and Rumors

Smartphones: How big is too big?

Alright guys, it’s time to have a serious discussion about our expectations from our smartphones. All the hubbub over the Galaxy Note II is understandable. Too big for my tastes,

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Google’s new offering for nutritional information

Are you a health nut who compulsively checks nutrition facts of everything you ingest? Are you a casual dieter who just wants to make sure you aren’t poisoning yourself? Google’s

Featured

When will Verizon launch HTC One?

Sounds as though HTC may have finally played it’s hand correctly to get big red carrying the same model as other carriers. We’ll see if that holds or if they

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What will we see at the Samsung Premiere 2013?

The Samsung Premiere 2013 website outright tells us to expect news about the Galaxy S 4 line, the ATIV S series, the Galaxy Win and the NX300 smart camera. What we

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What a ‘Pure Google’ Samsung Galaxy S4 could mean for you

With all the buzz around the next Nexus devices, leaked specs and gorgeous renders have had me (and every fan of AOSP) drooling for the next member of the Pure