Huawei’s 2015 lineup revealed!!!

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It looks like Huawei has a few pretty exciting handsets in the pipeline for next year.  One is the Ascend Mate8 which is the successor to the venerable Mate7.  The Mate8 will have a 2K resolution display, the new Kirin 930 chipset and should be available next fall, retailing for about $650. ...

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Alleged Huawei roadmap spells out next few devices

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It seems Huawei is getting ready to introduce a bunch of new devices in 2015. PhoneArena leaked Huawei’s roadmap for 2015, and they have a set of quite amazing smartphones we will see over the next year. They are planning to release the successor of their current flagship smartphones, ...

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Nokia Z Launcher Beta available in the Play store

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If you are someone who loves trying new launches for your Android phone, check out the Nokia Z Launcher.  Be warned, it is still in Beta, but it seems to be working well for most people.  The Z launcher is an interesting take on a launcher.  It splits your day up into different time periods:... ...

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Samsung preparing to sell fewer smartphone models on the future

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How the mighty have… kind of fallen?  Just a short while ago Samsung seemed to be on the top of the Android smartphone heap, now they are seeing sales and profits decline.  In response to the impending crisis Samsung is preparing to trim the models of smartphones they produce by up to ...

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Runtastic Pro: For when you don’t want to track a workout while carrying a phone ['Watch' This App]

Taking your phone on a workout is obnoxious at best, and damaging to your phone at worst. You run the risk of water damage or some unfortunate fall, while also having to carry around a clunky, and during a particularly hard work out, a pretty heavy device. The Runtastic Pro app could be the ...

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Roaming Hunger Debuts on Android

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Living in an urban area has a lot of advantages.  Live music, sporting events, and street fairs are some of the great things available to those who call a city home. The last few years rental prices have increased and the millennial palate has become more sophisticated.  The market has ...

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Amazon app now adds support for Android Wear

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The popularity and practicality of smartwatches is rising everyday, which leads to support from bigger companies. The titan of online sales, Amazon, has now updated their app to be fully compatible with Android Wear. The app now adds the ability for Android Wear users to use their voice to ...

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Nokia debuts N1 tablet: 64-bit and Android-powered

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Nokia created some waves today when they debuted their newest device at Slush 2014. The device is an Android-powered tablet, named the Nokia N1. The N1, which looks very similar to an iPad mini in both size and design, is expected to come with an aluminum chassis, 7.9 inch display, a 64-bit ...

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AT&T offering 15GB data for price of 10GB

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AT&T has begun offering a limited time deal for its Mobile Share Value plan. Starting from today, November 18, and running for an unknown period of time, customers will get 15GB of shareable data for the price of 10GB. At 50% more data to go around, it’s a far more competitive value ...

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Accessory of the Day: AmazonBasics MicroUSB car charger $8.99

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If you’re in need of a quality charge in your vehicle, this AmazonBasics Android charger is your best bet. Powering your device with 2.1 amps of high-speed power, the coiled cable (4.9 ft uncoiled) keeps things tidy in your car’s cabin. Considering the 5-star reviews, a 1-year ...

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Sony Xperia Z4 LCD touch digitizer leaked

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It was only a few months ago that Sony unveiled their newest flagship, the Xperia Z3 at IFA 2014 (September 4th to be exact). Now rumors are already swirling that Sony is piecing together the Z3’s successor, the Xperia Z4. The Z3 was released originally on September 19th, but only ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note Edge coming to Carphone Warehouse

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According to a new leak picturing the device on an internal system, the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge will be coming to Carphone Warehouse soon. Whilst original reports indicated the device would be available for pre-order on the 14th November, which has clearly past, the presence of the device on ...

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Google Keep gets shareable tasks and notes

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My wife and I sit every Sunday and go through what we need from the grocery store before she goes shopping. This often is a mix of talking, texting, sharing written lists, etc. I have tried for us to share Google Keep lists, but there was no easy way to import the list sent via... Read More

Android TV apps will be screened by Google before being available in the Play Store

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It seems that Google is changing things a bit with its new Android TV platform compared to Android in other places. According to Google’s app distribution page, under Android TV it says the following: Before distributing apps to the Play Store on Android TV devices, our team reviews apps ...

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Backup and restore your Android apps via Chrome with Helium

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Koushik Dutta is known quite well around the Android community. From the ClockworkMod ROM Manager, to AllCast (which is making it’s way to iOS), and Helium. Formerly known as Carbon, Helium is an application that is designed to help you back up and restore all of your Android apps without ...

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