Google is testing Hangouts-based customer service

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Google plans to use the Hangouts infrastructure as a means of customer service. Its purpose is to provide a live video chat service for potential buyers of Google products, including smartphones, tablets, and Chromebooks (but not Nest devices) who can talk to Google Device Experts before ...

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5 awesome camera apps for the Nexus 6

5 Camera Apps for Nexus 6

Today, many people only own one camera and they always keep it in their pocket. It is their smartphone. This has caused phone manufacturers to constantly improve the cameras and camera software on their phones with each new generation, and developers focus on making camera apps that improve ...

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PowerCube: Inexpensive power management from a sleek USB box, $17.95

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We’ve all seen those hunky power strips with the flickering orange indicator lights curled up in the corner like some sort of unsightly electrical snake. Nothing sucks the life out of your room’s aesthetics like gobs of mismanaged cable. It’s a good thing, for anyone suffering ...

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Accessory of the Day: 6ft MicroUSB cable $4.79

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Always a good thing to have on hand, this MicroUSB cable from AmazonBasics has thousands of 5-star reviews. This is a perfect combo with a wall or car charger or to just keep on hand for file transferring. Supporting 480Mbps transfer speed, these cables are a wonderful deal at only $4.79 (Prime ...

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LG gives away free Google Cardboards to make virtual reality mainstream

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In a bid to integrate virtual reality (VR) to day to day life, LG is giving away Google Cardboards for free with the G3. Google Cardboard can be paired with LG G3 to play various VR games and VR-compatible apps that can be downloaded from Google Play. “While still in its infancy, this is ...

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Monday Makeover: An extensive look at Nova Launcher

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There is a plethora of apps out there that allow you to customize just about every single thing on your android smartphone without even rooting. That is why we have started the weekly series “Monday Makeover.” Each week we will take one of these customization apps and talk about setting it up, ...

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White Hat Hacker Bundle, $49

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Learning to hack, ethically, is a necessity in today’s age of ever-growing digital threats. Whether your goal is to build your business or simply stop your secure data from being breached, learning the ropes of hacking can be the perfect leg up in sales or counter-measure against cyber ...

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OnePlus announces open sales for every Tuesday

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The OnePlus has been up for sale for just over half a year now, but it is still a hard phone to get. The main way to purchase a OnePlus One has always been through its highly criticized invite system, but with more and more invites going out monthly, it has become easier. Today, OnePlus ...

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Microsoft Outlook Preview delivers unified calendar, email, contacts, and more

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Prior to the mobile-first mindset that a lot of us have today, Microsoft Outlook was the preferred way for many us to manage our email. And calendar. And contacts. Well, you get the point. Heck, it’s still the main way a lot of users get their corporate/Exchange work done. As some of you ...

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Accessory of the Day: Otterbox Defender for Samsung Galaxy S5, $29

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There’s nothing like a beautiful new phone in your hand… that is, until you drop it for the first time. Say goodybe to the worries of scuffs, scratches, and dings with the Otterbox Defender for your Samsung Galaxy S5. Designed to completely protect your device, at only $29 (Prime ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop for Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A now ready to download

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Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Samsung Galaxy S4 LTE-A (GT-I9506) has been available in Germany, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia for a few weeks, but now it looks like the update will be rolling out for the rest of us. The official OTA for Android 5.0.1 Lollipop should be hitting your ...

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Top SMS apps for Android

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One of the beauties of Android is the option of choice, and not having to stick with a certain app or ability that comes with the phone. Whether you use your phone’s stock messaging app or Google’s preferred Hangouts app, there are many more options in the Google Play Store. ...

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Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.2.12 APK (Material Design)

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The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.2.12. What’s New The Google Play Store 5.2.12 update contains very minor changes, of which are detailed below: – Updated details page that is currently disabled. – Built-in ability for enterprise ...

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Download these 1080p wallpapers for your Android device

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Bubble Mania Valentine’s Day offers 300 levels of cute and colorful bobble popping

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Just in time for the annual holiday for sweethearts and crushes comes another surefire hit from the gang over at TeamLava Games. Themed around the fast-approaching holiday, Bubble Mania Valentine’s Day is shooting up the charts, racking up the downloads. Why is this one trending? Spend a ...

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