Google Glass goes on sale in U.K.

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Customers living in the U.K. who are interested in purchasing a pair of Google Glass can now do so. For the first time, Google’s smart wearable is available outside of the United States. Priced at £1,000 (approximately $1,700 U.S.), Glass can be ordered at google.co.uk/glass/, which ...

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Text-to-voice your own ringtone with Type Your Ringtone

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Is using music as a ringtone too fancy for you? Type Your Ringtone lets you take advantage of the text-to-speech engines to type your own ringtone. Instead of having “MMMbop” as your ringtone, you can now modernize it with the sounds of an English lad tell you that “The ...

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HTC giving away 24K Gold One M7 on Twitter

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HTC UK have announced they’re giving away a 24 carat gold HTC One (M7) phone in celebration of winning several Phone of the Year awards last year. Launching on Saturday and running to June 29th, the giveaway allows Twitter users to have one entry by following and retweeting ...

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DEALS & STEALS: Refurbished 32GB Samsung Galaxy TabPRO 12.2 for $385

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Back in January when Samsung announced Galaxy TabPRO 12.2 it was a monstrous device… and it still is. Unfortunately its price is also quite high. Well, now you can get a refurbished 32GB version of Samsung’s 12.2″ behemoth on eBay for $385 (41% off). Tablet ships all around ...

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HTC Volantis tablet details leaked

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We’ve seen lots of Nexus rumors in the last few months, both smartphone and tablet line. On one hand reports have been saying that the Nexus line is coming to an end in favor of Android Silver, on the other hands however we’ve seen leaks of Nexus 6 and Nexus 8. Nexus line may or ...

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ROM of the Week: OmniROM

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ROM of the Week is dedicated to highlighting our favorite custom ROMs and builds for Android users. If you’re the type who likes to tinker and push their device to new limits then this column is for you. Note that this isn’t the sort of thing that every AndroidGuys reader will enjoy; however, ...

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LG G3 Mini rumored to sport a 4.5″ display

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The LG G3 is amongst the best of the Android devices on the market at the moment, and the trend of releasing mini versions of flagship devices seems to be continuing if a rumour is anything to go by. According to a database entry on an Indian import manifesto, a handset referenced as D722 is ...

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Sell your broken and damaged mobile devices through the Swappa Boneyard

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Swappa, one of our favorite destinations for buying and selling smartphones, has opened up a brand new section. Called Boneyard, it’s a place for you to help get rid of your broken and damaged mobile goods. Got a water damaged device, old feature phone or something with a cracked display? ...

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Google to incorporate a “kill switch” in the next version of Android

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One security feature we’ve heard rumored for Android recently is the “kill switch”, a feature that enables the smartphone owner to remotely wipe their phone if somebody tries to steal it. We’ve seen California and Minnesota both pass legislation on this recently, and we ...

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Google Now learns a new quick links trick when you perform a music search

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Google Now keeps on moving forward, adding in new features all the time. This time they’ve added a small, but a nifty one. If you decide to search for music of some kind, Google will (as it did thus far) show you the results of your search. However, from now on it will offer you... Read More

Benchmarks reveal two versions of Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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Samsung is prepping at least two versions of the Galaxy Note 4, both of which have been found on benchmark website AnTuTu. Not that we’d expect anything else –Samsung routinely releases handset variants– but we’re digging the specs for these two. Reportedly, one ...

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Google adds new market availability for Play Books, Play Movies

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Google this week expanded the number of countries offering its Play Books and Play Movies apps and services. The former picks up nearly a dozen new markets while the latter gets almost twice as many new areas. There are quite a few countries left for each property however we’re glad to ...

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Android 4.4.4 rolling out to Nexus 4, 5, 7 and 10

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Earlier this month Google started rolling out Android 4.4.3 update to certain Nexus devices and now we have yet another update by Google; 4.4.4 is here. Suffice it to say, Android 4.4.3 update caused issues on certain devices. People have been reporting issues with bluetooth and wi-fi signal ...

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Google releases Android Wear intro video ahead of Google I/O

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With Google I/O next week and Android Wear expected to make up a very significant amount of the conference, Google has released an introduction video of the smartwatch platform previewing some of its features. It seems Android Wear is focused on reducing the time it takes to interact with the ...

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Extremely small and wireless earbuds? Kickstarter all the way

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So, here’s the thing, I hate wires and I bet there are lots of you like me out there. Wires are just so annoying and not practical at all, they get tangled up all the time. There are some solutions for this as far as earbuds go, like Jaybird Bluebuds X which are great, but... Read More