Android 5.0 “Lion” leaked on alledged new Nexus

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The launch of a new Nexus and refreshed version of Android is coming up next month, and now is the time rumors and leaks start to trickle in. EMT Leaks has apparently leaked a spec list of what is assumed to be the next Nexus phone… The Nexus 5 (2014). The screenshot below shows info... ...

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GameStop to sell Cricket Wireless starting in October

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GameStop and Cricket Wireless have announced that the gaming-centric retail chain will begin selling no-contract wireless service starting next month. Expected to roll out in phases with completion by the end of October, it’s one more place for customers to pick up a smartphone. “Cricket ...

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Verizon was taking pre-orders for steel band version Moto 360 then pulled it

Motorola announced their beautiful Android Wear-powered Moto 360 smartwatch at a Chicago event recently. New Moto X and Moto G smartphones were announced as well, as were the Moto Hint bluetooth headset. You can order your Moto 360 right now (if you live in the US) directly from Motorola or via ...

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Accessory of the Day: Exercise armband/wallet for Galaxy S4 and S5 $9.95

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For all of our active AndroidGuys (and Gals) out there, this Neoprene armband is a great workout companion for your Galaxy S4 or S5. With reflective strips, adjustable strap, and carrying pouch, this sweat-resistant band keeps your precious device and valuables safe and secure. At only $9.95 ...

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Mid-range Samsung Galaxy Alpha tipped with all-metal body

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As if we should be surprised, Samsung is reported to be readying a variation of its Galaxy Alpha smartphone. According to SamMobile, a Samsung SM-A500 figures to be a mid-range take on the aluminum-clad handset experience. The most interesting thing we’ve learned from our source is that the ...

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New Nexus 7 (2014) passes FCC certification

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Did the Nexus 7 just get FCC approval? This week a strange unidentified Google-branded tablet passed through the US FCC office that seems to indicate a new Nexus 7. It was previously assumed that the next Nexus devices would be the Nexus 8 or 9 (Flounder) and the Nexus 6 smartphone, but it ...

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Amazon Fire Phone now 99 cents with two-year contract

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Amazon has just dropped the price of its Fire phone to 99 cents from $199.99 on a two-year contract through AT&T, or to $450 dollars through the NEXT 18 program by paying $18.75 per month (for 24 months) with $0 down and 0% interest.  According to Amazon Vice President Ian Freed, customers ...

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Instant for Android Wear: Instagram lovers rejoice! You can now browse through your feed without getting out your phone ['Watch' This App]

If you like so many of us are an Instagram addict and lament the fact that there’s no good Instagram app for smartwatches, then get excited because Instant for Android Wear has come to the rescue. Gone are the days of having to pull out our phones whenever we want to scroll endlessly through ...

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T-Mobile: We have the best trade-in prices around, guaranteed

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T-Mobile on Monday announced a new guarantee for prospective customers looking to trade in their old devices. According to the Un-carrier, they will offer the best trade-in value for used devices. So confident are they that they’ll give you $50 if you find a better deal elsewhere. When ...

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Send SMS with your Android smartphone from any device with EndlessJabber (Review)

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For years, one of the things I’ve always wanted was an easy way to be able to send text messages while on different devices, especially my laptop or desktop computer. This is one of the main reasons why services like Facebook Messenger and Google Hangouts have always been my go to ...

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Lithium Card: Hyper-fast charging that fits in your wallet $39.99 [Deal of the Day]

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Who hasn’t been out and about when that dreaded low-battery indicator begins blinking and sucks the life out of whatever you were previously engaged in? Leave the action-hero life of feverishly analyzing your surroundings for the nearest electrical outlet behind and throw some portable ...

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Accessory of the Day: 4-port wall to USB travel charger $8.45

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Who doesn’t bring multiple devices with them practically everywhere that they go? If you’re anything like me then you’ve undoubtedly run into a lack of power outlets more often than not. This 4-port USB charger allows you to power 4 USB powered devices at once, through a ...

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LG: The G Watch R will go on sale in October

As you all know, LG already has an Android Wear-powered smartwatch out on the market, the LG G Watch. LG did however announced their own circular Moto 360-like smartwatch which will feature a sporty look, the watch is called LG G Watch R. I guess the “R” stands for “Round”, though that’s ...

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Google: The upcoming Android Wear update will come to all Android Wear devices

There’s been some talk lately about the upcoming Android Wear update (though it might come as two separate updates) and the array of devices Google will push it to. Google officially stated that all Android Wear-powered devices will receive that update, which is a great thing of course. What ...

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Motorola Migrate just got more powerful

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The worst part about getting new phones is having to recollect all of your contacts. Well Motorola decided to make that easier. Motorola Migrate is a powerful tool by Motorola that enables users to transfer data from their old phones to their new Motorola handset. Initially, it would only work ...

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