GO Launcher 5 PRIME free for limited time

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GO Launcher has reached version 5, with the developers stating the UI and UX have been recreated from the bottom up. To mark the release of GO Launcher 5, the developers are offering the PRIME version which usually retails for $5.99 for free for a limited time. The PRIME version of GO Launcher ...

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HTC One M8 Prime development halted indefinitely

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If like the many new HTC One M8 owners around you felt pretty hard done by when HTC announced they were working on an M8 Prime variant, then today you can feel a little bit better about your purchase as it appears HTC have halted development of the M8 Prime indefinitely. Notorious leaker ...

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Enable “OK Google” on 3rd party launchers on any device

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One of the cool features of the Moto X is the always listening “Ok Google” feature which allows you to prompt a voice command in Google Now without even having to touch the device. Now a mod for the Xposed Framework has been created over at XDA Developers to enable “OK ...

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Google Maps 8.1.0 update brings terrain view

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Google has updated their Maps app bringing the version number to 8.1.0 from the previous 8.0.0 having already updated their camera app to version 2.2. With the update comes terrain view which will display 3D elevation of various geographic features such as mountains, making it extremely useful ...

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Intel’s “Moorefield” 64-bit chip expected to be announced at Computex conference

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We’ve previously seen 64-bit processors in phones, thanks to Apple’s iPhone 5S. The time is near for Android devices to follow this trend. At the upcoming Computex conference on June 4th, Intel is expected to unveil their new chip, codenamed “Moorefield”, a 64-bit chip ...

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T-Mobile to disrupt industry yet again on June 18

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If there’s one thing you can say about T-Mobile it’s that they don’t sit still very long. Come next month, The Un-carrier is set to announce yet another change in their services. T-Mobile has scheduled a June 18 Un-carrier 5.0 event based around the concept of “We ...

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LG has a 6″ Quad HD phone display up its sleeve

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LG announced its new flagship LG G3 just 2 days ago, a device sporting a beautiful 5.5″ QHD display 1440×2560 in resolution (cca 534ppi), marking the companies first phone with a QHD display. That apparently isn’t enough for them. Head of LG for Display technology announced in ...

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Sunrise Calendar for Android exits Beta, brings new web view

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You can now download Sunrise Calendar from the Google Play Store! For those looking for a great calendar app for your Android, you’ve probably seen our recent coverage on Sunrise Calendar. It’s a relatively new calendar app for Android, and up until today, has only been available as ...

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Scurvy Scallywags mash up game starts to plunder Android

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For those of us who have yearned for the day when we can get a match-3 role playing game tied in with a musical and pirates, the day has finally arrived. Scurvy Scallywags brings all that and much more as it navigates through the Android waters. The goal of the game is to travel through... Read More

Motorola encourages creativity in Moto 360 Design Face-Off contest

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Earlier this year, Motorola unveiled its vision for the future of smartwatches and now it’s opening up a design contest to see ideas for watchfaces that will take the iconic round watch into the 21st century. In the Moto 360 Design Face-Off contest, all are welcome to enter, but only one ...

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Nexus 8 “flounder” to appear at Google I/O

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Although the leak that claimed to be the Nexus 8 was actually eventually revealed to be an early image of the Nexus 10, evidence suggests that the Nexus 8 is a real product and will appear at Google I/O. The device, codenamed Flounder, which ties in with the use of fish names for Nexus devices, ...

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Google updates its camera app once again brining a few new features, including a timer

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It’s been a month and a half since Google released a standalone Google Camera on the Google Play Store. Since then there’s already been one update to the app. Now Google strikes again with some new features. Google Camera is now at version 2.2.024 (after the update). Google added a ...

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Nexus 5, 7 and a Chromecast are now available in even more European countries

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Google keeps on expanding the Google Play hardware offering’s reach, and now the LG Nexus 5, Asus Nexus 7 and a Chromecast can now be purchased in even more countries. Nexus 5 and 7 are now available in Norway and Switzerland. On the other hand Chromecast’s reach has expanded even ...

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HTC One M7 Verizon and Sprint getting Sense 6 this week

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Great news for all of the original One users, as the Sprint and Verizon editions will be getting the “Sixth Sense” update sometime this week, which is the same software introduced on the brand new One M8 last month. Sense 6 brings users a newer color palette, more themes, an updated ...

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Lookout beats Minnesota, California, and CTIA with anti-theft feature

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This morning Lookout announced a product feature that has been all over the news recently as legislatures rush to enact anti-theft measures on mobile devices. Their new feature is called Theft Alerts and promises to help protect your device from thieves by enabling some advanced security ...

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