Virgin Mobile announces shared, no-contract data plans

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Exclusive to customers who purchase through Walmart, the plans are a first of its kind for no-contract carriers Virgin Mobile on Friday announced new rate plans for customers looking to share mobile data without any long-term contracts. Available to four specific handsets, these “Data ...

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HTC schedules March 1st event to unveil their latest flagship

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HTC has sent out press invites for an unveiling event for March 1st in Barcelona. Barcelona, of course, is the site for the Mobile World Congress, so this could mean the next reveal of an HTC flagship. The expected device is the successor of the HTC One M8, which is known by the code name... ...

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Accessory of the Day: Galaxy Note 4 screen protectors (3 pack), $6.95

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Keep that resale value as high as possible by protecting that gorgeous screen on your Samsung Galaxy Note 4. These screen protectors from Tech Armor feature the standard bubble-free installation that we all have come to love and expect and also boost a lifetime warranty. For just $6.95 (Prime ...

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Download 11 Lollipop Material Design HD Wallpapers

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Material design is undeniably beautiful, so why not embrace it even more by downloading one of the below Lollipop Material Design HD Wallpapers? Credit: Ankit Anand

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Android 5.0.2 factory images for Nexus 7 (2013) and Nexus 10 available for download

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On Thursday, Jan 15th, Google released the factory images for the latest Nexus 7 (2013 edition), as well as the Nexus 10. They both are shown with a build LRX22G, which is the same build number as the Nexus 7 (2012). You can use these images for a fresh build of Android 5.0.2 Lollipop for your ...

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HTC might be releasing a phablet called the HTC Hima Ace Plus

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It appears that HTC are not yet finished in the phablet space, with new rumours emerging that the company are readying to launch the HTC Hima Ace Plus at Mobile world Congress 2015. The 5.5-inch QHD display, 2.3GHz Snapdragon 810 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 3000mAh battery, certainly impresses ...

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Reasons to upgrade to Android 5.0 Lollipop

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In the world of technological innovation, its course is often defined by the actions of leading brands. In the face of intense market competition and driven by the desire to dominate a specific market sector, companies invest heavily in the development of new technology and improvement that ...

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Early LG G4 rumors suggest 16-megapixel wide camera, Snapdragon 810 CPU

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With CES in the rear view mirror and Mobile World Congress fast approaching, we’re in that time frame where unannounced devices are being leaked. The next few months should give way to rumors and conjecture. Such is the case, already, for the successor to the LG G3. Early chatter around ...

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Reuters: Samsung considering $7.5B purchase of BlackBerry

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If the rumor is true, Samsung may be considering the purchase of the Ontario-based BlackBerry for as much as $7.5B. According to Reuters, who have seen documents and who has a source familiar with the matter, Samsung is considering purchasing BlackBerry seeking its valuable patents as it ...

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Oppo launches high-end R1C and low to mid-range Mirror 3

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We’re only 15 days into 2015 and Chinese-manufacturer Oppo just announced two new smartphones, the high-end R1C and the mid-range Mirror 3. Going on sale Jan. 20 for 2499 RMB ($404 USD), the R1C sports a 5-inch 720p display, 1.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 64-bit octa-core processor, 2GB ...

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T-Mobile announces new ‘Simply Prepaid’ plans for January 25

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T-Mobile on Thursday introduced a new set of option for customers looking for just the most basic of prepaid service. Dubbed “Simply Prepaid”, the trio of rate plans offer unlimited talk, text, and (2G) data. Prices range from $40-$60 per month and include at least a portion of data ...

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Accessory of the Day: Galaxy S3 replacement battery, $10.50

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Add a little peace of mind to your mobile experience by throwing one of these Galaxy S3 replacement batteries in your purse, pocket, car, or book-bag. For just $10.50 (Prime eligible), you’ll ensure you’re always powered up and ready to engage with 2100 mAh of juice. Join Prime and ...

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Sony mulls selling mobile business as losses continue

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Kazuo Hirai, CEO of Sony, and other leaders of the Japanese company are planning to either sell or prepare joint ventures for its TV and mobile phone divisions, which are not producing profit. Sony expects to lose 230 billion yen ($1.9 billion) for the current business year to March. ...

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Original Moto X will get new Moto X Moto Voice features

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Motorola has made themselves known in the last year or so to update their devices quickly and as fully as possible. When the new Moto X was announced, one of the many questions that owners of the original Moto X had been whether or not the device would get the new Moto Voice features, like... ...

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Alleged HTC timetable spells out Android 5.0 dates

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If you’re the owner of an HTC One M8 or HTC One M7 and are patiently awaiting the arrival of the Android 5.0 Lollipop update, then you’ll be happy that you’ll be receiving the update very soon, as we already know. But what about the other HTC devices like the HTC One E8, or ...

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