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Republic Wireless will refund you for unused data

Republic Wireless today formally introduced its Republic Refund plans, which refund customers for unused data after each month. What’s more, the carrier is now offering a number of new plans with

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Mpow Streambot Box Bluetooth 4.0 audio receiver, $22.99

Connect any speaker system, wirelessly, to your tablet, smartphone, or PC with this Bluetooth receiver. Upgrade that theater system and bring your sound up to date for just $22.99 with

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Minecraft Story Mode now officially official for Android

As we previously reported, Telltale games and Mojang have collaborated to create a game based on the ever-popular Minecraft called Minecraft Story Mode. As with Telltale’s other games, Minecraft Story Mode

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AOSPA back from the dead, OnePlus didn’t kill them after all

Paranoid Android, AOSPA, had been inactive for quite some time. Their last update to the official channel came in March in the flavor of an Alpha 5.0 build. This was a

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Root T-Mobile Galaxy S6/S6 Edge on Android 5.1.1 without tripping Knox

So you just updated your Samsung Galaxy S6 or Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge to Android 5.1.1 but by doing so lost your root access. Not to worry as there is

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Instagram changes default resolution of timeline images

After years of wondering when the change was going to happen, Instagram has finally changed the default resolution of its’ images from 640px to 1080px.

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Samsung Galaxy S3 and Note 2 not receiving update to Lollipop

So it looks like owners of the Samsung Galaxy S3 and the Galaxy Note 2, in the UK, will not be receiving their update to Android 5.1 Lollipop.

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Micro-Flip brings reversible functionality to the microUSB standard

A curious project from Houston, TX aims to bring reversible functionality to the microUSB standard. It would appear that you will not have to wait until the USB Type-C becomes

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Sony Xperia Z5 could be launching sooner than you think

The Sony Xperia Z4 (Z3+ to everyone else outside of Japan) may not be especially old, but rumours have already surfaced suggesting that the Xperia Z5 is just around the

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Amazon is turning 20 and offering a load of awesome Prime deals

This year, on July 15th, Amazon is turning 20. Halfway through college, and in the PRIME (pun intended) of its’ life, Amazon has taken the world by storm

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Fallout 4 will feature an actual Pip-Boy smart phone case

The Pip-Boy case can be used in conjunction with a companion app that will be available in November when the Fallout game launches. The companion app will..

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7 problems with the Samsung Galaxy S6 and how to fix them

he Samsung Galaxy S6 is a fantastic device, so much so that it is outperforming internal sales targets set by Samsung themselves. The device took on a whole new design

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Sony Xperia Z3+ available to the US through Amazon for $660

So the Sony Xperia Z3+ wasn’t the big update that we were all expecting over the Z3, but it is still a fantastic device with great specs all things considered.

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HTC conducts the ‘blind test’ and the results are incredibly bias

When a company conducts their own social testing on their own product, don’t expect the results to be representative of the whole story, or the truth for that matter. HTC

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LG to build its third Nexus, to be called the Nexus 5 (2015)?

We received word earlier today that LG is in charge of building the next Nexus smartphone. This is in spite of other reports saying that Huawei was in charge of