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Samsung SCH-S960L found in recent benchmarks

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Another high-end device with a 720p HD display could be around the corner.

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Rumors bubble up for next round of Samsung models

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Samsung may not wait a full year before they announce the next iteration of Galaxy S smartphone, according to new rumors out of SamMobile. Citing sources familiar with the matter, the tech blog advises that the presumed Galaxy S4 will arrive in April 2013. For what it’s worth, the device ...

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Redbox Instant video to launch in coming weeks

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The Verizon-powered Redbox Instant video streaming service is expected to launch in the coming weeks, according to GigaOM. The would-be Netflix-killer could get started as soon as December 17, with an Android app ready to roll. Priced as low as $6 per month, Redbox Instant will give ...

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Samsung Galaxy Camera appears Verizon-bound

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Those of you who have been waffling over the Samsung Galaxy Camera but aren’t quite ready to commit to AT&T, are in luck. You may soon be able to score the Android-based digital camera from another carrier: Verizon. A Samsung A3LEKGC120 has been passed through the doors of the FCC, ...

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ZTE Apache rumored with 8-core processor

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Awww, how cute… your dual-core and quad-core handsets are so darling.  Check out my new 8-core smartphone. If the recent chatter is correct, this is exactly what some will be saying in the shorter term as ZTE is said to be working on such a behemoth. Called the ‘Apache’, the ...

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Google Chrome to align versions across all platforms by early 2013

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In a Google+ post by the Chrome team, we should hopefully be seeing an alignment of all Chrome versions – including Android – by early next year: Q. Chrome for Android is still at v18, while regular Chrome is at v23. When will Chrome for Android catch up? A. Soon! We expect an ...

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Android 4.2.1 OTA update rolling out for Nexus 4 and Nexus 10

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Thank goodness for the folks over at XDA. According to 2 separate (yet equal?) threads, we’re seeing OTA updates coming to both the Nexus 10 and the Nexus 4. The update comes just in time, as we will be seeing the Nexus 4 on sale in the states again here in just about an hour... Read More

Nexus 4 to go back on sale in the US at 12PM PST today

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So, you’ve been waiting, patiently, ever-so-diligent. You haven’t gone to craigslist, eBay, or your friend that goes through a freakish amount of phones every few months. No, you want it new. Now, it’ll be yours… hopefully. According to emails being sent out by Google, ...

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HTC One X now getting Android 4.1 globally

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It’s happening, folks, and it’s about time. The HTC One X is finally getting its update to Android 4.1.The folks over at HTCSource have been getting alert after alert through social networking that HTC One X’s everywhere are seeing updates. So far, they’ve ...

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LG Optimus G2 rumors starting up already?

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Details include a quad-core 2GHz CPU, 5-inch 1080p HD display, and Android 5.0.

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HTC Deluxe not heading to Europe after all?

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A number rumors of an HTC Deluxe have surfaced over the months, and even more so in the wake of the Droid DNA. Expected to hit the global markets as an international version of the 5-inch HTC smartphone, Europe seemed an almost lock as one of those regions. According to HTC, however, ...

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Samsung to bring 5-inch GALAXY GRAND with JellyBean to the public

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Samsung is, in rumor, planning to announce a new player in the GALAXY lineup, the GALAXY Grand. According to South Korean publication “M.T.”, the device is said to come at the end of the month with a 5-inch LCD WVGA display, as opposed to the 1080p that was originally thought to be ...

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New Play Store APK teardown reveals app reviews require G+ account, pre-order support, and more

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The guys over at Android Police have torn down the new Play Store APK, and they’ve found some pretty cool stuff lurking on the inside. According to AP: …App reviews in the Play Store will soon require a Google+ account, and future reviews will be posted showing your full Google+ ...

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Sony Odin, Yuga specs suggest 5-inch displays in compact form factor

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New details for the upcoming Sony Yuga and Sony Odin smartphones have surfaced, giving us an idea as to the dimensions for each device. Speaking of which, it’s now being reported that both models are largely the same design. The Yuga will be an Asian edition of the device and the Odin ...

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HTC and Apple start playing nice, Peter Chou negates media estimates

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If you haven’t heard, HTC and Apple reached a sudden 10-year licensing agreement in their ongoing patent lawsuits. It made a little noise, and gave us hope that OEMs will stop pointless patent wars and get back to innovating. No details on the deal were released, but media reports ...

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