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Jimmy Westenberg
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Lover of cell phones, dogs, coffee, and music.

News and Rumors

Huawei introduces the mid-range Ascend G7

Huawei is next in line for hardware¬†announcements at IFA 2014, and it brings another mid-ranger to it’s already huge line of decently-priced smartphones. This one is dubbed the Ascend G7,

News and Rumors

Samsung announces new ruggedized tablet, the Galaxy Tab Active

Samsung is no stranger to trying what no one else will, and that is extremely apparent with their newest tablet. They’ve just announced their new rugged tablet, the Galaxy Tab

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Google to refund consumers $19M in unauthorized in-app purchases

You may recall quite some time ago when Google got in some trouble for violating a pretty hefty FTC complaint. The Federal Trade Commission launched a prohibition on unfair commercial

News and Rumors

Evernote 6 arrives with refined design and a plethora of enhancements

Evernote, one of the best note taking apps out there, is receiving a pretty decent update. The version 6 update comes with a slew of enhancements, as well as a

News and Rumors

Chrome for Android updated with Material Design

Google Chrome, the default browser on most Android devices, is getting a pretty big UI update today. We’ve seen the updated UI in a previous version of Chrome Beta, but

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Fleksy Keyboard announces partnership with Sprint App Pass

Sprint has officially launched App Pass, their new premium app subscription service. Users pay a monthly fee to gain premium access to over 200 apps across two devices, and it


Lumsing Mini 3,000mAh Power Bank review

A few qualities that we look for in a power bank are design, functionality, and price. As far as we’re concerned, Lumsing’s quality is top-notch in all three categories compared

Hardware Reviews

QiStone+ Wireless Power Bank review

The QiStone+ Wireless Power Bank by Fone Salesmanaims to fix a problem you never knew you had. By eliminating cords (well, sort of), you can now charge your devices wirelessly

News and Rumors

HTC could announce a Snapdragon 615-powered Desire at IFA

It hasn’t been too long since Qualcomm announced their new Snapdragon 615 processor. It’s projected to be available around the end of Q3 or beginning of Q4 2014, and we

News and Rumors

Our interview with Pierre Valade, CEO at Sunrise Calendar

If you’ve been looking around for a great calendar application for your Android, chances are you’ve stumbled upon Sunrise Calendar. The long-term iOS exclusive came out for Android a few

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Sony document suggests an incoming Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

Sony has previously tested its luck on 10-inch tablets, but could we see a smaller iteration soon? IFA 2014 will soon be underway, and we’re continually hearing more and more


Fleksy Keyboard review

Fleksy is one of the best keyboards available for Android. There is one particular keyboard app that refuses to get pushed around by the big names in the industry. With

News and Rumors

Verizon adds Push to Talk Plus feature to select smartphones

If you think it’s been too long since you’ve used a walkie talkie, you may be in luck. Verizon Wireless, America’s most loved/hated carrier, is adding “push to talk” functionality

News and Rumors

Barnes & Noble and Samsung set date for co-branded tablet

We’ve previously heard rumors about a Samsung Galaxy Tab/Nook hybrid in the works, and it may finally be time for it to come true. Samsung has just sent out invitations

Android 201

How to add/delete new user profiles [Android 201]

Do you have kids that constantly want to use your Android device? What if you don’t want them accessing any important files or applications? On most Android tablets running 4.3