Front and back of HTC One M8 spied

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The picture gets clearer for the HTC M8 Ace as new photos surface of the upcoming device. Pictures of the front and back of the handset made their way online this week, giving us a glimpse at what HTC has in store for the phone. As you can see for yourself the speaker system is different from ...

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US Cellular lowers shared plan pricing

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US Cellular has announced a change in their shared plan pricing structure, allowing their package deal pricing to come in under the likes of Verizon and AT&T. For consumers on a typical “family-of-four” shared 10GB or higher plan, they have lowered their connection charge ...

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Oppo N1 Mini pictures and specs leak through FCC

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It seems Oppo will soon expand upon its N1 lineup, as pictures of the “mini” version have appeared on the web. The company is close to announcing an N1 device anyway, so we assume this is it. This unit seems very similar to the N1, with the expected lower specifications. It has a 5 ...

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ROM of the Week: AOKP

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ROM of the Week is dedicated to highlighting our favorite custom ROMs and builds for Android users. If you’re the type who likes to tinker and push their device to new limits then this column is for you. Note that this isn’t the sort of thing that every AndroidGuys reader will enjoy; however, ...

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FreedomPop calls up trio of LTE-equipped Samsung smartphones

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FreedomPop on Thursday announced that it has added three new Samsung smartphones with 4G LTE capabilities. Available today, customers can now also choose from the Samsung Galaxy Victory, Galaxy S4, and Galaxy S III to pull down LTE speeds. Pricing breaks down as so: Samsung Galaxy Victory ...

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T-Mobile kicks off its VoLTE service in Seattle

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T-Mobile, not to be outdone by some of the bigger carriers, has announced its Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service. Chief Technology Officer, Neville Ray, advised in a blog post today that T-Mobile has started offering the LTE Advanced-capable VoLTE in Seattle for select models. Specifically, those ...

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LG G3 specs all but official thanks to new leak

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With but a few days to go before its debut nearly every specification imaginable has been spilled for the LG G3. This week we get more confirmation of previously rumored hardware details via leaked presentation slides. As you can make out from the accompanying image, the G3 figures to include a ...

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Android is better with a Titan [App of the Day]

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After months of EA pushing “life is better with a Titan” advertisements in our face, EA has finally just dropped the Titanfall app into the Google Play Store. The Titanfall™ Companion App comes loaded with a lot of extras for users on the Xbox One console. The app allows you enhance ...

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Any.do task manager now available for the web

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Any.do task manager is on of the most robust, beautifully designed task managers out there. Using the app helps simplify your day by breaking your tasks down into Today, Tomorrow, Upcoming, and Someday categories. One of the most requested features to come from the app is the ability to manage ...

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Amazon giving away five free apps and $10 worth of credits

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We’re fast approaching Memorial Day weekend here in the United States which often means barbecues, swimming, time off work, and sales! Amazon, getting things started a few days early, has put together a little package of five free apps with Amazon Coin deals. More specifically, instead of ...

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KitKat rolling out to Sony Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Tablet Z

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Earlier today we’ve reported that HTC One (M7) is getting updated in Europe and now we have another major manufacturer doing the updating as announced earlier this year. Sony is rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat to Sony Xperia Z, ZL, ZR and Tablet Z devices. Sony pointed out that the rollout ...

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Amazon is giving away $10 in Amazon Coins

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Amazon has been a giving mood lately with their previous $22 Amazon coin giveaway and now they’ve come back with another Amazon freebie.  All you need to do is head over to this Amazon’s AppStore and download the five apps at this link. Here is a list of the five apps for download: ...

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Samsung: Good, bad, and what I’d change [EDITORIAL]

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No matter whether you love or hate Samsung, you have to admit they’re one of the strongest brands in smartphone industry. When it comes to Android they have consistently been perceived as the strongest one, particularly when we look at the market share. According to Localytics Samsung ...

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HP 7 Plus gets an official launch, bezels overload

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Earlier this month we’ve seen a leak of a tablet with too much bezel on it, that tablet didn’t have a name, up until now that is. HP launched that bezel-heavy tablet under the “HP 7 Plus” name. This is now the most affordable tablet in the HP line, going for just $99, we ...

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More hands-on video leaks of Galaxy S5 Active

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Earlier this week, we got a taste of the Samsung Galaxy S5 Active shown in some leaked pictures and videos here.  Now we’re back for another fresh round of leaks with alot more videos this time. The first two videos show an extended hands-on look at the S5 Active hardware and software. ...

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