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    Facebook’s Nearby Friends announced for mobile
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Facebook on Thursday announced a new feature that will allow mobile device users to share ...

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    Sony schedules multiple Xperia Z models for 4.4.2 updates
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Sony expects to deliver Android 4.4.2 updates to a number of Xperia Z devices in May, according ...

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    Google dangles $100k carrot for Project Ara developers
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Project Ara, Google’s modular smartphone endeavor, will be here before you know it. Just ...

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    Looking for the longest lasting battery experience for your smartphone? Here’s the top devices

    A smartphone that doesn’t last a day in the 21st century isn’t a smartphone worth ...

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    Toshiba envisions Project Ara as wearables, too
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    There’s no denying that Project Ara is an exciting project and one that will undoubtedly change ...

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Google patents tip shearing, sliding, and squeezing for future smartphones

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Recently discovered patents suggest that Google may be looking to make it easier for users to operate smartphones with only one hand. The patents, which were filed in Q2 2012, have Google turning to shearing, squeezing, and sliding for gestures and controls. Given that smartphones are now ...

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AT&T expected to join Verizon, Sprint with HTC One Max

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AT&T is expected to join Verizon and Sprint later this year in offering the HTC One Max, according to a new @evleaks report. That the carrier is lined up to support the 5.9-inch device should come as no surprise; Ma Bell has done a bang-up job in offering great Android devices as of late. ...

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Leaked retail packaging indicates white Nexus 5 also on the way

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New photos obtained by tech site Underkg tell us that the Nexus 5 could potentially arrive in a white variant. The photos show what looks to be the retail packaging of the Nexus 5. You’ll notice that the back of the device appears to be white, something we’ve not yet seen in all of ...

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Google goof suggests 16GB Nexus 5 to retail at $349

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The Nexus 5 may sell for $349 whenever it eventually goes on sale, according to a Google slip-up. The unannounced flagship smartphone experience quietly slipped onto the Google Play Store last night before slinking off into the dark. This was, of course, before fast-fingered readers snapped the ...

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Alleged final Nexus 5 press renders surface

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With what’s likely only a matter of days to go before the Nexus 5 officially breaks cover we should not be surprised that details and leaks keep surfacing. According to the team at Mobile Syrup, the above images are said to be the final look of the Nexus 5 smartphone. Nothing new…or ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom spied with AT&T branding

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AT&T looks to soon introduce the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, if a new @evleaks tweet proves correct. With only a vague time frame of “2013″ we at least have the satisfaction of knowing there are but a few weeks left in the year. It’s not clear what price point AT&T and ...

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Motorola Droid Mini pops up dressed in red

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Verizon is expected to introduce a red version of the Motorola Droid Mini later this year, says @evleaks. A picture of the device has emerged showing the smaller 2013 handset as having the same shade of red found on the Droid Ultra. From all outward appearances, the smartphone figures to be the ...

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KitKat’s Google+ page teases the fanboys

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Are you following the official KitKat account over on Google+? You should be.  The past few days have seen a number of posts which seem to be cryptic messages related to the impending announcement of Android 4.4 KitKat’s features. Well, that and the Nexus 5 and maybe a new Nexus 10 ...

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Samsung Galaxy Round likened to ‘prototype’

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The Samsung Galaxy Round announced last week may ultimately prove to be more of a concept device, more along the lines of a prototype. Reportedly, the smartphone will be produced in limited quantities and may not find a home outside of South Korea. According to a SamMobile source, the handset ...

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HTC One Max pricing leaks for international and Chinese versions

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The unlocked international version of the HTC One Max is expected to cost RMB 5,088 ($833 US), according to a Chinese source. Further, a Chinese model will sell for RMB 5,488 ($899 US) and will be supported by China Unicom, China Telecom and China Mobile. Reportedly, the China Telecom model ...

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Amazon calls upon HTC for first foray into smartphones –report

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Amazon and HTC are fast at work on a family of smartphones, according to a recent Financial Times report. From the oft-cited “sources familiar with the project” comes word that there are alleged to be three devices in the pipeline. One of the models happens to be further along than ...

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Might Google refresh the Nexus 4 with LTE for Android 4.4?

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Here we go again with yet another Android 4.4/Nexus rumor… Google could be readying a refreshed version of the LG Nexus 4 with LTE support and have it ready to go with Android 4.4 KitKat. The rumor suggests that instead of introducing one new model this fall, Google will tweak the current ...

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‘Google Now’ watch due sooner, not later

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New chatter hitting the internet these past days suggest that Google is indeed readying a smartwatch with Google Now functionality at its core. The word comes directly on the heels of a Google+ report from Android Police lead Artem Russakovskii  which indicates the project could be known as ...

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Nexus 5 leaks in pictures, hands-on video

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We might be on the virtual and literal eve of a Nexus 5 announcement so it should come as no surprise that the leaks are rolling in left and right. New photos and a 7-minute video have surfaced which provide alternate, albeit unofficial, looks at the upcoming device. Sadly there’s nothing ...

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Renders of the LG G Flex leak, features 6″ curved display

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The end of the year is shaping up to be known for the release of multiple curved display devices. Recently Samsung announced the Galaxy Round, a 5.7-inch smartphone with a screen that’s curved from left-to-right. Now Engadget has got its hands on some renders of the LG G Flex, which is ...

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