The HTC One (M8) officially announced

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What has possibly been the most leaked phone to date, the HTC One (M8) is finally official. The HTC One (M8) is sporting Android 4.4.2 KitKat and Sense 6.0, an updated version of HTC’s custom software. Here are the official specs for HTC’s new flagship: 5-inch 1080p Super LCD3 ...

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Nomad ChargeKey review

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Carrying around a setup to ensure your device is always charged, especially when you’re traveling or out for the night is never convenient. The fact that companies are making a ton of money off of portable battery packs and external battery cases is proof enough it’s time for one of ...

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New week, new rumors for the Samsung Galaxy S5

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When it comes to rumors surrounding Samsung’s flagship devices, it’s starting to feel more like rumors surrounding Apple devices — starting months in advance of release. For example, back in November we started hearing rumors the Samsung Galaxy S5 was expected to launch in Q1 of this year. This ...

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HTC M8 camera might feature not one, but two lenses

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As we prepare to learn more about the successor to the HTC One, new details are slowly starting to appear. The latest bit of information surrounding the HTC M8 is that it will carry not one, but two different lenses. The setup is rumored to allow for better photos in both low light, and ...

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Unofficial prescription options for Google Glass to start at $99

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Google Glass Explorers who have had to change to contacts, or potential Explorers who’ve been waiting for prescription glass compatibility, the wait is almost over. Unofficially, at least. According to Gigaom (via SlashGear), Rochester Optical is planning to launch prescription lenses built ...

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LG Lifeband Touch surfaces

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After the holidays and just before the start of the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is one of my favorite times of the year. Companies are prepping announcements, and in turn leaks (intentional or not) happen. The latest leak comes from a familiar source. Early Tuesday morning ...

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Press 1.5 debuts with polished UI, tons of features

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My favorite RSS app for Android, Press, was recently updated to version 1.5. The update brings with it some new features the app had been missing, solidifying its place on my home screen. In the 1.5 update, the team at Press has added a new night (dark) theme, immersive mode for Android 4.4 ...

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Security hole left Samsung Account data vulnerable – update your account

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Well here’s a bit of bad news. According to a report from Galaxy Unlocker, some Samsung devices could have exposed your Samsung account information during the account creation process. So far only the Galaxy S 4 and the Galaxy Tab 3 are confirmed to have had the vulnerability. It’s possible ...

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Google releases the XE12, gives Glass Explorers the update they’ve been waiting for

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Google has officially released XE12, the latest OS update for Google Glass. In the true holiday spirit, Google has given Explorers plenty to be thankful for with the update. XE12 includes full Hangouts support. Instead of relying on an Android device for only text conversations, or random ...

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Google VP dishes on future of Chromecast

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Google’s Chromecast device has started off modestly, with approved service providers slowly being added since it’s launch earlier this year. According to an interview of Google VP of Product Management Mario Queiroz on Gigaom, 2014 is going to be the year for Chromecast to grow. The ...

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The Nokia Normandy is rumored to be an Android device

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According to a recent report by The Verge, Nokia has an Android device nearly ready for consumer release. What’s interesting is that Nokia has forked Android, similar to how Amazon uses it, to create a customized operating system. The move gives more control over the experience, ...

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Lookout wants to reward the Tech Hero in your life

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Popular mobile security company, Lookout, has announced a program to help payback the Tech Hero in your life. You know, that person who you always call, text, e-mail, Skype and Facebook message at all hours of the night when you think something is wrong with your phone or computer. The contest ...

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T-Mobile drops all Samsung, Apple devices to $0 down

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T-Mobile is running another promotion where allows qualified customers to skip out on the up-front cost, requiring $0 down at time of purchase. The promotion begins on December 11, and is limited to Samsung and Apple devices. It covers the 16 GB variants of the iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, Samsung ...

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Google gives original Glass Explorers chance to swap hardware

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When Google revealed it had a new version of Glass, refined by months of feedback and use by Explorers, it also announced the first set of Explorers would have the option to swap the original Glass for v2. There was no exact timing announced with the update, only “before the end of the ...

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Google Play Music is officially available for Glass Explorers

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After the surprise of sideloading the Google Play Music APK on Google Glass actually working, Google has finally gotten around to releasing Play Music for Glass users. The announcement came from Stephen Lau, who has mentioned a few different times on Google+ he was involved in bringing music to ...

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