News and Rumors

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New in the Google app: more Now cards from your Android apps

According to Google Inside Search, Now cards are about to come even better. Earlier this year, Google started displaying cards from some apps. Soon, with the help of 70 new

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Samsung expands “Level” series of wireless smart audio products

On April 28, Samsung detailed two new devices for its Level lineup of smart Bluetooth audio products: the Samsung Level On Wireless and the Samsung Level Line. JK Shin, CEO

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Verizon rewards Auto Pay prepaid customers with extra 1GB monthly data

Verizon has become the latest wireless provider to offer up an incentive for its prepaid customers. Today sees Big Red announcing a deal for those who sign up for the

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Google now allows custom app voice actions, starting with Shazam

Google’s searching capabilities have extended well beyond finding the right website. Between the Knowledge Graph and Google Now, Google provides more functionality than any other search engine. Today, Google is

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Sprint and Boingo partner in Wi-Fi deal for airport internet access

Sprint has been doing a lot behind the scenes lately, as we’ve seen them purchase Radioshack store fronts, partner with Google in Project Fi, and more. Today comes the news

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TextNow Wireless launches unlimited plan, adds Nexus 5 & Moto X

Mobile provider TextNow Wireless has announced today that all new no-contract plans come included with unlimited talk, text, and 2G data.  That’s right, all you’ll need to be concerned with

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T-Mobile offers its customers a free season pass to MLB At Bat 15

The past couple of years, T-Mobile has offered its customers free access to MLB At Bat subscriptions a few weeks into the regular season. Well this year is no different,

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HTC One M8 to get Android 5.1 Lollipop update in August

Lately a lot of flagship phones have been receiving the Android 5.1 Lollipop update, and the latest device to jump on the bandwagon is none other than last year’s top rated Android device,

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HTC debuts INK campaign for One M9

In August of last year, we covered the HTC One M8 Phunk Studio Edition, a limited edition of the device with only 64 total units. Phunk is a “contemporary art

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Microsoft Windows 10 will allow for Android apps

Android developers will be given the ability to use Java and C++ code on Windows 10, so they won’t have to rewrite their entire apps code from the ground up

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App of the Day: Boldomatic

Boldomatic is a recent app that has been called “Instagram for Text” due to its easy to use interface and its main core purpose of sharing images, though in this case,

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Google ‘Password Alert’ chrome extension further protects user identities

Google today announced software designed to prevent phishing attacks used by hackers which are often design to gain access to your password. To keep your account safe Google has launched Password

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Step in the right direction: Blackberry to introduce social gaming to BBM for Android

In days gone by, online messaging apps and services were designed solely to handle the real-time communication needs of users. This is no longer the case, however, as advancements in

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Samsung’s Milk VR brings Lip Sync Battle to virtual reality

The Spike TV hit show, Lip Sync Battles, is now getting a virtual reality treatment – a move that could prove to be the much needed shot in the arm for

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Galaxy S5 extended battery + cover, $39.99

If you’ve found yourself hoping to squeeze a bit more juice out of that Galaxy S5, consider yourself in luck. This extended battery pack and back cover adds roughly 56