By the numbers: Google boasts Android explosive growth

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Not that this is exactly new to many of you but Android is big and it’s getting bigger by the moment. Google today announced that there are now 1 billion active (within last 30 days) Android users. And, with the upcoming Android One, Android TV, Android Wear, and Android Fit stuff we ...

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Nokia X, X+ and XL wont receive the software platform 2.0 update

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We’ve got some bad news for all of you who purchased the Nokia X, X+, or Nokia XL. None of these devices will be updated to software platform 2.0. Nokia says that the upgrade isn’t possible due to hardware limitations. Nokia’s software platform 2.0 is based on a forked version ...

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Verizon Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 will be available for $279 on contract, starting June 26

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 8.0 is a capable “little” tablet. It got announced a few months ago and is now available at Verizon for $279. This tablet is powered by a 1.2 quad-core processor along with 1.5GB of RAM. On the front you’ll find an 8″ 1280×800 (189ppi) ...

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Living with Google: Google Drive

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As many of you likely know, Google Drive is your cloud storage for all your documents on you Android, PC, or Mac. Google has created a very easy setup for this application simple download and sign in. When you are in drive you can load documents and store them in the cloud allowing you to ...

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How to watch Google I/O keynote live stream

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Google I/O is Google’s biggest event of the year. There are many of you who will want to check out Google’s keynote and probably some other stuff that will be live streamed from this year’s Google I/O. You can do all that if you follow this link or for a direct access to a ...

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Yahoo Aviate: Flight out of beta

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Yahoo Aviate, after spending quite some time in beta, is finally ready for the public. Yahoo has removed the invite system and the app no longer requires you to have an invite code for access. They have also added a UI update providing a cleaner launcher than before. For those who aren’t ...

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We’ll see a new version of Android previewed at Google I/O, Sundar Pachai confirms

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Sundar Pachai, head of Android, has been talking to Bloomberg ahead of Google I/O which is about to start in a few hours. They’ve talked about all sorts of things, but what caught our eye was an apparent confirmation we’ll see a new version of Android previewed at this year’s ...

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LG G Watch goes up on pre-order for $255

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  It’s just a matter of time now until we expect to see the LG G Watch officially announced at Google I/O alongside the Moto 360, both of which will be Android Wear’s first flag-ship devices.So with launch of the LG G Watch imminent, it was obvious that some retailers would be chomping at ...

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New Samsung Exynos chip get benchmarked, better than Snapdragon 805

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is expected to launch later this year, and is also expected to come in two variants: A Snapdragon 805 version for the US market and an Exynos 5433 version for the international release. Typically, the Snapdragon version is just a bit faster and a bit more reliable than ...

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HTC Desire 610 rumored to be headed to AT&T

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HTC has always had a pretty solid grasp on the midrange market, particularly with their Desire line. With decent specifications, low price, and solid build quality, it’s sometimes extremely hard to not think about picking one up. HTC is set out to make that decision a little bit more ...

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Nest kicks off ‘Works with Nest’ developer program

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Google’s Nest is going to be the center of your home and connected life. You know all of that “Internet of Things” chatter you hear about? The Nest Learning Thermostat is about to help make that a reality. At least, that’s the hopes with their “Works with ...

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Hungry? Try Five Guys [App of the Day]

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I was hungry the other day and my wife was out running errands, so I got her to stop by Five Guys Burgers and Fires.  I used their app to order our lunch and everything went off without a hitch.   This app does have a kinda outdated look, but it does the job and... Read More

Microsoft calls on Nokia X2 for emerging markets

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As expected, Microsoft on Tuesday announced its latest Android smartphone in the form of an entry-level Nokia X2. Slated for release in July, the handset features a 4.3-inch ClearBlack display, 1.2GHz Snapdragon 200 processor with 1GB RAM, and a 5-megapixel/1-megapixel camera duo. The Nokia X2 ...

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Purported Android “L” update screenshots leak

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Google has been extremely active as far as Android updates go. At the beginning of June they released Android 4.4.3, followed by Android 4.4.4 which came not even a month after the 4.4.3 update. Now we have some leaked screenshots which could be taken from Android’s next big update, just ...

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LG G3 global rollout starting June 27

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LG G3 was announced about a month ago and until now it has been available for purchase in South Korea only. It has exceeded expectations on that market by selling 100,000 units in just 5 days and it even outsold Samsung’s Galaxy S5 in that time frame. LG is ready to launch their flagship ...

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