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Snapdragon 820 fares almost as good as Samsung’s Exynos 7420 on Geekbench

After denying for months that Snapdragon 810’s overheating issues was the reason why Samsung didn’t use it in the Galaxy S6, Qualcomm resorted to build its next flagship chipset based on Samsung’s 14nm process. And

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The new Nexus 5 (2015) and Android M will debut together, report says

According to recent rumours, we could be looking at a dual launch of the next version of Android operating system, Android M, and a 2015 version of the Nexus 5.

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LG hexagonal battery aims to further wearable battery life

By the way LG continues to pump out smartwatches (three models within a year), it can be said that they are highly invested in the wearable movement.  The news we’ve received today

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LG Tribute 2 and LG Volt 2 available now from Boost Mobile

Today, Boost Mobile announced the releases of the LG Tribute 2 and LG Volt 2. Both feature LG’s Rear-Key and selfie features. First up is the Tribute 2 is $99.99.

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Chrome TouchBot tries to catch those lag bugs

The software on our devices are continually stuffed with the latest ideas and eye-candy.  However, that would mean nothing if the user constantly got annoyed by lags throughout the OS.  So

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Camera MX: A great camera app for a great price (review)

When it comes to camera apps, I really haven’t been the adventurous type. I generally stick with the stock camera app that comes on the device I am using. Why?

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Alleged benchmarks spill online for Verizon’s Droid ‘Kinzie’

A future Droid smartphone from Verizon will feature a 5.5-inch 1440 x 2560 display when it arrives, according to an alleged set of new benchmarks. Reportedly, the Motorola phone will

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Google intros new Android branding, but is it necessary?

Google has updated its own applications for Android with a splash screen that adds a tweaks to remind users who built the app, the operating system, and the ecosystem that

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Google App updated to version 4.8, brings code for “Ok Google” Offline [APK Download]

The Google App (formerly Google Search App) was updated yesterday bringing it version 4.8 and with it some neat under the hood changes, laying the way for some future features.

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Sonic Runners makes its worldwide debut

Remember the days of playing Sonic the Hedgehog on your Sega Genesis? Well, Sonic is back to his roots with Sega’s newest Sonic installment “Sonic Runners”. In Sonic Runners, Sonic

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Kindle introduces a new sharing feature for ebooks

Amazon recently announced a new Kindle sharing experience that makes it easy for people to have conversations about the books they like. Users can now use their preferred messaging platform to share quotes and

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The 1st Gen. Moto G gets Android 5.1

Motorola’s first generation Moto G now is receiving over-the-air updates to Android Lollipop. As with all devices that are updated to 5.1, Material Design and the notifications system seen in

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Sony E5663 specs leak appear online and they seem pretty decent

The Sony E5663 may not be new as far as the model number goes, since we’ve heard about it before, but the latest leak has confirmed the specs of the

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IFTTT breathes new lease of life into Android Channel

IFTTT for Android just got a whole lot more powerful as the tool that puts the internet to work for you has been refreshed and updated to include a load

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Capacitive vs On-Screen buttons, the on-going debate

When Google invested in having navigation buttons reside on the screen, with never a look back, I think a lot of us assumed that capacitive buttons were done for.  Actually, quite some