Sprint dials up Marcelo Claure as new CEO

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Sprint on Wednesday announced it has selected Marcelo Claure as the new President and CEO, replacing Dan Hesse. Claure, who was a member of the Sprint board of directors is Founder and CEO of Brighstar Corp. He will resign from his post on August 11 whereupon SoftBank will acquire his remain ...

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Watch This App: Attopedia

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So you’ve got an Android Wear device and now you’re looking for some Android apps to go along with it. We’ve got you covered. Our Watch This App column is designed to help educate readers in the various apps available for the platform and highlight the best of the bunch. Watch This App: ...

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Note the Date: Samsung schedules Unpacked event for September 3

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The next-generation of Galaxy Note is less than one month away Confirming rumors from earlier in the week, Samsung has officially sent out invitations to an Unpacked event for September 3. With it, of course, comes all but final confirmation of a Galaxy Note 4 announcement. You’ll see the ...

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LG annual sales to hit 60 million smartphones worldwide

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When it comes to Android, people often end up thinking about smartphones from Samsung, but there’s another big Asian manufacturer that we are missing. 2014 was probably the best year for LG so far, as it is reported by Kiwoom Securities and Korea Investment that LG is expected to ...

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Accessory of the Day: Anker Astro E3 10000mAh Power Bank (68% OFF)

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Looking to pick up some extra juice for your smartphone or tablet without heading to a nearby wall outlet? Of course you do. Why not pick up one of the most popular external battery backup solutions available with the Anker 2nd Gen Astro E3 Portable USB Charger Power Bank? With 10,000mAh worth ...

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Benchmarks suggest Moto G successor to have larger display, better camera

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Recently discovered benchmarks suggest Motorola’s next-gen Moto G will have a bigger display and improved cameras. Bumped up from the current model’s 4.5-inch screen, the successor could offer 5-inches of real estate. The rear camera figures to jump from 5-megapixels to 8-megapixels ...

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LG G3 Stylus ‘officially’ leaked in LG G3 Beat video

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In a newly released advertisement for the G3 Beat LG shows a trio of smart phones which make up the G3 family at the end of the video. The surprising news is the appearance of a G3 Stylus which has yet to be announced by LG.  The 5.5 inch G3 has already been available to users for... Read More

Samsung’s Galaxy Alpha will allegedly be even thinner than the iPhone 5s

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaks are extremely persistent. This might indicate that the August 13 will indeed be the device’s release date, as it was rumored. We’ve seen images of the device and alleged specifications from multiple sources, you can check all that out if you follow this ...

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NutriSystem updates its NuMi app, a DIY digital weight loss system

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If you were hoping to stay in shape or lose weight, you may want to try Nutrisystem, which just updated it’s NuMi app for Android with improved features. According to Nutrisystem, NuMi is a weight loss system that integrates live, one-on-one weight loss support for the ...

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Canalys: Xiaomi overtakes Samsung in Chinese market share

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Based on data recently released by Canalys, Xiaomi has overtaken mighty Samsung for market share in China for smart phone sales in Q2 of 2014. Xiaomi sold roughly 15 million units, up from 4.4 million units over the same span from last year. Growing an astronomical 240 percent, they have ...

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Motorola VP confirms Moto X will receive Android L update

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Owners of the Moto X will be pleased to learn that their smartphone will pick up the update to Android L when it’s ultimately released. When asked on Google+ whether the handset would see the next version of Android, Motorola VP Punit Soni replied simply, “Yup.” While this ...

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Amazon Gold Box Deal: Save $130 on Kindle Fire HDX 8.9″ (Wi-Fi) TODAY ONLY

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Looking to pick up a tablet as you wind down the summer and head off to school or college? You might want to consider today’s Gold Box Deal which sees the 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HDX getting a $130 price reduction. Indeed, you can score the tablet for $299.99, considerably down from its ...

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Watch This App: Wear – Holo Compass – Android & Wear

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So you’ve got an Android Wear device and now you’re looking for some Android apps to go along with it. We’ve got you covered. Our Watch This App column is designed to help educate readers in the various apps available for the platform and highlight the best of the bunch. Watch This App: Wear – ...

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Select Samsung devices can access exclusive content with The Hunger Games Movie Pack

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  If you are an owner of a Samsung Galaxy device, and you’re also a fan of The Hunger Games movie and book series, then you will love Samsung’s and Lionsgate’s new app. As some of you know, owners of the Galaxy Tab S, Galaxy Note Pro, Galaxy Tab Pro, Galaxy Note 3, and the Galaxy... Read More

Kogan’s £150 4G Agora Android smartphone now available in the UK

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Australian manufacturer Kogan has just launched a 4G version of its 5-inch Kogan Agora mobile phone having teamed up with Benq. The Kogan Agora runs KitKat 4.4.2 and has a 1.2GHz quad-core processor and an 8-Megapixel rear camera, with a 1.3-Megapixel front camera. It also features a microSD ...

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