Motorola trademarks Moto Maxx name

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Motorola may have yet another device up their sleeve if a new trademark is anything to go by. Motorola have filed a new trademark under the name ‘Moto Maxx’ only a few days ago. It’s a bit early to allude to any specs, but the name ‘Moto Maxx’ does suggest a device ...

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Top new Android applications (July 2014)

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We’ve seen many applications launched in July and have picked 5 of those for you. You won’t find games on this list though, we’ve already compiled a list of top new games for July a few days ago. Let’s get started (in no particular order)… Commandr Commandr is ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to come a bit earlier than expected?

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We have been hearing rumors about the Galaxy Note 4, and we might see it really soon now. According to The Korea Times, Samsung will reveal the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 few days before the IFA event starts in September. They are reporting that a Samsung’s top-tier local parts suppliers said ...

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Moto 360 to be made out of plastic?

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When Motorola announced Moto 360 smartwatch they haven’t exactly revealed much details about the smartwatch itself. Everyone assumed the device will be made out of metallic material, most probably stainless steel. Latest report indicate that might not be the case though. According to a Chinese ...

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Google Now Launcher is no longer exclusive to Nexus and Google Play Edition devices (UPDATE: available to all 4.1+ devices)

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Many people like Google Now Launcher, mainly because of its nice design, big icons, “OK Google” hotword which makes the service very accessible and a very handy feature which makes Google Now only 1 swipe away. There’s much more to like when it comes to this launcher though, ...

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Cricket Wireless announces ZTE Grand X for August 8

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Cricket Wireless this morning announced the upcoming availability of the ZTE Grand X, a 5-inch Android smartphone. Expected next Friday, August 8, the phone will cost $100 after a $50 mail-in rebate. With its big, bright 5″ display, the ZTE Grand X will appeal to students looking for a ...

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Verizon now selling rough and rugged Kyocera Brigadier

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Verizon Wireless on Thursday began selling the Kyocera Brigadier, a rough and tumble smartphone with a Sapphire display. Able to withstand more than your typical glass screen, Sapphire should make its way into a number of future handsets. The Kyocera Brigadier’s display can be used with ...

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Verizon adds wallet friendly LG G Vista to roster

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Verizon Wireless on Thursday began offering the LG G Vista, an affordable 5.7-inch Android smartphone. Priced at $100 with a two-year service agreement, the device runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat and features a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 1.5BG RAM, and 8GB internal storage. The rear offers an ...

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Accessory of the Day: Samsung Galaxy S 5 battery

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Need to replace your Samsung Galaxy S 5 battery? Did you know it’s not going to cost you a ton of money to do so? Nope, you can often get away with one for under $40, sometimes far less. Such is the case with the standard battery over at Amazon. This is the same battery you’ve... ...

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Watch This App: Mechanical Gears Watch Face

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So you’ve got an Android Wear device and now you’re looking for some Android apps to go along with it. We’ve got you covered. Our Watch This App column is designed to help educate readers in the various apps available for the platform and highlight the best of the bunch. Watch This ...

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Watch This App: Swipify-Multitasker & Launcher

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Android Wear is a rather new operating system. Every operating system has its issues in the beginning, so does Android Wear. Remember Android when it came out? Yeah, it was a real mess… and look at it now. Rising a platform takes time and hard work, Android Wear is no exception. Android Wear ...

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HTC to face a tough time in Q3 considering other big players are about to showcase their smartphone offerings

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HTC really can’t catch a break. They’ve been facing financial loses for a long time now and have finally managed to turn profit in Q2 this year, their first profit since Q2 2013. It seemed like their financial situation is getting better, but that doesn’t seem to be the case. ...

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Galaxy Alpha to be launched on August 13 instead of August 4?

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha rumors just keep on coming. This premium device was expected to launch on August 4, but it seems that won’t be the case, at least if the latest rumor is to be believed. AllAboutSamsung reports that the launch date will be August 13, not August 4. Galaxy Alpha was ...

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64-bit Chrome desktop browser now available in beta

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The desktop Chrome browser for Windows 7 and Windows 8 just got updated to 64-bit support on the Beta channel. The new version can be installed straight over the 32-bit version of the browser, retaining all your existing settings. Head on over to the Beta Chrome download page to grab it now. ...

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Sony Xperia Z3 Compact specs and images leak

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Sony’s Xperia Z1 Compact was and still is a great phone. We can call it an exception to the rule, considering Sony made a compact phone with flagship specs, you don’t see stuff like that so often these days in a world (Android world at least) where a phone has to be huge in order... ...

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