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WifiMapper launching on Android soon

If you’re a traveler, it can be pretty frustrating to lose your precious interwebz.  It can become even worse if you’re depending on it for navigation, leaving you frantically searching for a

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Android M Developer Preview gets first update

Having promised monthly updates to Android M at the Google I/O 2015 conference earlier this year, the Developer Preview of the latest version of Android has received its first update.

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Two reasons to download and install the latest Google Play Store 5.7.10 APK

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.7.10 and few minor changes, after only being updated a few days ago to version 5.7.6. You

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Facebook update lets users customize news feed preferences

Facebook today introduced new configuration settings for its mobile apps which let users handpick their news feed appearance. Expected to hit Android in the coming weeks, the app also allows

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LG G4 Beat offers mid-range take on familiar flagship design

LG on Thursday introduced the G4 Beat, a mid-range version of its 2015 flagship smartphone. The handset carries over many of the physical traits and characteristics of the G4 but features

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T-Mobile expands Simple Choice coverage to Mexico and Canada

Merely two weeks after beginning their Un-carrier Amped campaign, T-Mobile is continuing the momentum and throwing their customers another bone.  They have just announced the removal of roaming restrictions from the two countries neighboring

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Big Red announces new 4G Android smart projector with $50k contest

Verizon announced today the availability of the ZTE Spro 2™ Android smart projector. Along with the chance to win a conference room makeover worth $50k…

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Chilean telecom leaks Moto X Sport and 3rd gen Moto G

Chilean tech blog, Pisapapeles, recently obtained information from a reliable source within Chilean telecom, Entel, that leaks a new variant of the Moto X and the next generation Moto G.

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Google introduces all new Chromecast Ethernet adapter

Google’s Chromecast is a great device for streaming your favorite media to your HDMI equipped TV. The inherent weakness of the device is its reliance on a wireless network in

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LG G Pad F 8.0 is now available from U.S. Cellular

U.S. Cellular announced today that it will carry the LG G Pad F™ 8.0. It will be available in the color of your choice, as long as that choice is black. LG

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ROK Mobile expands LTE coverage, retail presence

ROK Mobile, the mobile virtual network operator that piggybacks off of T-Mobile and Sprint, is about to get even bigger. Today sees the carrier announcing it has added “the nation’s

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Sprint adds wallet-friendly Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime on July 10

Sprint on Tuesday announced its next Android smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime, will be here later this week. Arriving in retail stores and online starting from July 10, the

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Today Only! Unlocked Amazon Fire Phone with 1 year of Prime for $159

Today, Amazon’s Gold Box deal of the day is its ill-fated Fire Phone. When it originally debuted last summer, it was priced $199 with a two year service contract through AT&T. Today, however, the

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Kaspersky claims that the ‘Google Effect’ is real and dangerous

Kaspersky, a company specializing in software security, has released a report claiming the existence of the ‘Google Effect’ or, as they like to call it, ‘Digital Amnesia’. They define Digital

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Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.7.6 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.7.6 and few minor changes. What’s New – tweaks to character animations – updated look for What’s