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Hoot Apps’ new widget to rival android’s quick settings?

Hoot Apps has recently released “Action Widgets,” an app created to simplify the process of changing common android settings, without having to distrupt your current task. It accomplishes this by

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Virgin Mobile announces Samsung Galaxy Core Prime

In addition to announcing new shared data plans, Virgin Mobile today introduced its Android phone, the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime. Arriving tomorrow, January 17, the $130 handset features a 4.5-inch

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Virgin Mobile announces shared, no-contract data plans

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

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HTC schedules March 1st event to unveil their latest flagship

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

Accessories

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

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

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Download 11 Lollipop Material Design HD Wallpapers

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

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

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

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

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Reasons to upgrade to Android 5.0 Lollipop

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

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

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

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Reuters: Samsung considering $7.5B purchase of BlackBerry

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

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

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

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

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,

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

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),

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Sony mulls selling mobile business as losses continue

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