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    Facebook’s Nearby Friends announced for mobile
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Facebook on Thursday announced a new feature that will allow mobile device users to share ...

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    Sony schedules multiple Xperia Z models for 4.4.2 updates
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Sony expects to deliver Android 4.4.2 updates to a number of Xperia Z devices in May, according ...

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    Google dangles $100k carrot for Project Ara developers
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Project Ara, Google’s modular smartphone endeavor, will be here before you know it. Just ...

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    Looking for the longest lasting battery experience for your smartphone? Here’s the top devices

    A smartphone that doesn’t last a day in the 21st century isn’t a smartphone worth ...

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    Toshiba envisions Project Ara as wearables, too
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    There’s no denying that Project Ara is an exciting project and one that will undoubtedly change ...

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U.S. Cellular outlines Black Friday plans

Multiple smartphones for a penny; existing customers get a week’s head start U.S. Cellular has become the latest carrier to detail its upcoming Black Friday promotions. An email provided to us today tells us we should look forward to a two-day penny sale on multiple 4G LTE ready ...

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Android tablets now get an optimized Google Play experience

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Android tablet owners logging into the Google Play Store will start to see a new, tablet-optimized configuration. As we’ve been expecting, the new look is designed to highlight apps and games made with tablets in mind. This, of course, does not get rid of everything else, but only pushes ...

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Google Wallet lets users add credit and debit cards via camera

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Google on Thursday released an update to its Google Wallet application which makes it even easier to add credit cards and debit cards. As noted in the changelog, the app now lets users snap a picture of their cards to integrate them with the Wallet account. Take the photo and Wallet will ...

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10 Android icon packs you need to download now

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So you’ve gotten into customizing your phone or tablet a bit and now you want to tweak a bit more. One of the easiest ways to change your existing look is to install a new launcher.  Once you do that, it’s a breeze to swap icons packs in and out. Prefer a minimal look with single... ...

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Verizon introduces $5 daily prepaid plan for tablets

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The carrier introduces a daily plan for those who need 4G LTE in a pinch Knowing that there will be an increase in tablet sales this holiday season, Verizon Wireless is doing something proactive about it. Up until now, prepaid plans for tablets have included a one-month time frame. You pay the ...

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Amazon shaves Nexus 7 (2013) price to $199

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Presumably as part of a pre-Black Friday promotion, Amazon is offering the flagship tablet at a discounted price Amazon is offering the Nexus 7 tablet for $199 (16GB) and $239 (32GB) today, a savings of more than ten percent. While that discount doesn’t sound all that fantastic at first ...

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T-Mobile Moto X gets Android 4.4 KitKat

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The nation’s fourth largest wireless provider is but days behind Verizon in issuing Android 4.4 to the Moto X T-Mobile is the next carrier to see the Android 4.4 KitKat update rolling out to the Moto X. An updated post on Motorola’s blog tells us that the nation’s fourth ...

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The Hunger Games gets official endless runner in Panem Run

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Channel your inner Katniss Everdeen in this increasingly popular method of gameplay Reliance Games today announced that an official mobile game for the upcoming The Hunger Games: Catching Fire is out today. Called Hunger Games: Panem Runa, it’s the same endless runner style of game ...

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Verizon now offering Samsung Galaxy S 4 mini and Galaxy S III mini

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Verizon, for reasons unknown, has added both the Samsung Galaxy S 4 mini and Galaxy S III mini to its roster today.  The Galaxy S 4 mini is $99.99 (after $50 mail-in-rebate debit card) and the Galaxy S III mini is $49.99 (after $50 mail-in-rebate debit card); both require new two-year service ...

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ESPN rebrands ScoreCenter to SportsCenter

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ESPN is doing away with the ScoreCenter name for its mobile app. Going forward we should look for the more traditional-sounding SportsSenter brand. According to TechCrunch, this is part of a consolidation of other apps that began nearly a year and a half ago. The SportsCenter app will continue ...

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Show your holiday spirit with these Android-themed greeting cards!

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Don’t look now, but it’s time to start sending out holiday greeting cards. Yes, we know Thanksgiving is still a week off, but that doesn’t mean you can’t become more proactive for the 2013 season. You don’t want to be the guy sending out “Merry ...

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Samsung Galaxy Mega touching down at MetroPCS

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MetroPCS on Thursday announced that the Samsung Galaxy Mega will be available online and in stores starting from November 25. The Galaxy Mega features a massive 6.3-inch display and will run on T-Mobile’s HSPA+/LTE network. Retail pricing is expected to be $499 however the carrier will ...

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Verizon now offering $300 HTC One Max

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Verizon Wireless has quietly started offering its latest smartphone, the 5.9-inch HTC One Max. Priced at $299 (as expected) with a two-year service agreement, the handset is a plus-sized take on the flagship device of 2013. The HTC One Max runs Android 4.3 Jelly Bean with HTC Sense 5.5 UI and ...

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HBO GO becomes latest service to support Chromecast

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It should not come as much of a surprise, but HBO GO has become the latest service to support Google’s Chromecast device. To enable to the feature on your smartphone or tablet, simply download and install the most recent version of HBO GO’s Android or iOS app. In addition to HBO GO, ...

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A Samsung Galaxy S5 concept we could get behind

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Samsung’s next-generation of Galaxy S smartphones is likely but a few months off so that means it’s time to open up the floodgates. We’ve already heard details, rumors, and leaks pertaining to the sure-fire hit device; plenty of uncertainty and conjecture surrounds the phone. ...

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