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7-inch Blu Studio 7.0 arrives for a mere $150 unlocked

On December 17, BLU Products introduced the Studio 7.0 smartphone. The device has an astonishing 7-inch screen, but the company has put it into a form factor that it allows

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Verizon users can now send Starbucks eGift cards via text

Verizon and Starbucks is making gift giving much easier by allowing users to send eGift cards using their ‘Verizon Messages’ app. All you need to do is click on a

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Accessory of the Day: Pack of 3 HTC One screen protectors, $5.95

The HTC One is a beautiful phone worthy of protection and care. There’s nothing like dinging your precious electronics to add that little bit of frustration to your day that

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OnePlus One new t-shirt includes invite

If you’ve been looking for an invite to buy one of most talked about phones of the past year, then get ready, because OnePlus recently announced (somewhat redundantly) that they will

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Amazon releases sizeable update for its Fire phone

Amazon released a slew of updates to its Fire phone and it is for both the unlocked and AT&T models.  The AT&T Fire phone will upgrade to software version 3.6.5

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SimCity Buildit now available worldwide for Android

The next release in the well-known SimCity series is available through the Google Play Store, as of December 8th. The formula here remains unchanged: you are the mayor of your

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and The Galaxy Edge to bypass the Android 5.0 upgrade

Since the Galaxy S5 LTE-A’s update to Android 5.0.1 was successful,  Samsung is going to be updating two of its premier phablets and skipping Android 5.0 altogether. Yes according to

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HTC to start rolling out Lollipop update for One M8 and M7 on Jan 3rd

When Android 5.0 Lollipop was released, HTC promised to update its flagship devices within 90 days, which put it at around February 2015. However, according to a recent report, HTC

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Android 5.1 due in mid-Q1 2015, report says

Looks like the folks over at AndroidPit have received quite the tip from a couple of trusted (completely separate) sources, as they say that Android 5.1 is coming as soon

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Todoist gains Android Wear support in latest update

Todoist, one of our favorite task management services ever, has just gotten that much cooler. Today sees the Android app picking up a really handy new feature: Android Wear support. Indeed,

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One year on OnePlus One available to all

Can you believe it has been a year since we first learned of the OnePlus One smartphone? That’s right, the little upstart flagship killer that has been the source of

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Fiverr update brings seller-based features to Android app

  Fiverr, the service that lets users buy and sell creative and professional services, is rolling out an update to its Android app. Based around sellers, the new release delivers a handful

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Google Drive app for Android gains ‘OK Google’ hotword feature

A forthcoming update to the Google Drive app for Android is set to add a nifty new feature. Set to arrive over the next week, the app sees the integration

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Accessory of the Day: Jabra Drive Bluetooth speakerphone, $29.99

Need a nice hands-free solution for your conversations in the car but don’t want anything tethered to your head? This Bluetooth speakerphone from Jabra, Drive, is perfect for conversations, GPS

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Blu Studio 7.0 is one of the world’s first 7 inch smartphones

Biggest phone yet? Blu products has announced a budget device with a 7 inch display. The Blu Studio 7.0 is the first smartphone I’ve used which has a 7 inch