Huawei Ascend P7 photos leak ahead of launch

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Only a few days before the Huawei Ascend P7 is due to be launched in Paris, the yet to be announced device has been leaked out. Visually, the Huawei Ascend P7 shares the same design as the generation P6 before, with some subtle changes in the usual hardware and software enhancements. The P7 is ...

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Foursquare unbundles app, introduces Swarm to locate friends

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Foursquare have taken to their blog today to announce a fundamental change to their App and by doing so have introduced a new App called Swarm. The company identified that you spend a lot of time asking friends where they are whilst you are out at the place you’ve just checked into using ...

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Sony offering $350 in goodies for Z1, Z1S, and Z2

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Sony on Thursday announced a limited-time promotion for the Z1, Z1S, and Z2 smartphones. Worth up to $350, the devices will be able to download and install a number of applications, six movies, and access a host of services. What’s more, users can download the forthcoming Michael Jackson ...

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Rebranded Shoebox announced with new lock screen feature

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There are already tons of photo to cloud backup solutions for you to choose from, but one of the most popular is getting rebranded. Shoebox (formerly MyShoebox) has a new name and some new features in the Android app. Other than the simplified name, Shoebox is adding a nice rotating lock screen ...

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T-Mobile boasts 2.4 million new subscribers in its best quarter ever

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T-Mobile’s aggressive tactics and Un-carrier initiative is paying off…well, kinda. The second quarter figures are in for the fourth largest U.S. wireless provider and it shows T-Mobile as having gained nearly 2.5 million customers over the three-month period. It’s the best ...

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Snapchat brings Chat to its apps, video chat and instant messaging now available

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Up until today, Snapchat was all about sharing disappearing photos, but now it’s so much more. In the most recent update to its apps, which is are now available for download, it brings “Chat,” the ability to now interact with your friends and contacts through video chat and ...

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Samsung debuts LeBron app with ‘unprecedented access’ to athlete

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Samsung on Thursday announced a brand new Android app designed specifically for Galaxy owners. Called ‘LeBron’, it gives users a look into the athlete’s life as he works his way through the NBA Playoffs. Details include photos and videos of workouts, his clothes and style, ...

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OnePlus One phone available to the masses this June

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OnePlus, a subsidy of Chinese phone maker Oppo, has published a statement that the highly anticipated One unlocked phone will become generally available to the public this June. In the oneplus.net forums, OnePlus has stated: “When we started OnePlus, one of the first things we announced ...

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Spotify for Android updated to provide an even better user experience

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Spotify has announced a new update available for download in the Play Store.   The new update features an refreshed interface with a black theme, new typography and rounded iconography. Also added to their offering is a feature called Your Music, which allows you to save and organize songs ...

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Sunrise Calendar updated with widget and performance improvements

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At AndroidGuys, we’re huge fans of Sunrise Calendar for Android. It’s a feature-packed, beautifully designed calendar that makes planning easy to bear. Though it’s still in Beta, you can grab the update today, just as long as you’re a member of the Google+ community. ...

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Facebook debuts anonymous and selective login features

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Facebook is upping their privacy options for users that don’t feel comfortable logging into the social network for everything. Let’s take a look at some of the new features Facebook is rolling out. Anonymous Login When users download an app, much of the time, there is a “login ...

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Google releases standalone apps for Docs, Sheets, and Slides

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Up until today, Google Drive would be the go-to app to find anything stored in the cloud. Editing documents has always been pretty difficult through the app, and that’s why Google has just released Google Docs and Google Sheets as standalone apps. These work just like you would imagine. ...

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Pebble app updated, brings much needed performance improvements

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A quick performance update to the Android’s Pebble app is beginning to push out today. It offers better in app load times and responsiveness, improved Bluetooth connectivity, and the ability to connect to a Pebble when there is no Internet connection. We normally wouldn’t write ...

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Pushbullet receives major update including cards UI, pushing to multiple devices, and more!

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If you’ve never used the handy app called Pushbullet, maybe now is the time to start. Android users should look out for a pretty hefty update in the Play Store beginning today. Visual enhancements The update to v.14 brings a new cards UI, making it a bit easier to read and adds a cleaner ...

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New Motorola phone to be announced May 13

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Adding to previous snippets of an upcoming entry-level Moto phone, Motorola has sent out invites to announce a new phone that promises it’s “made to last” and “priced for all”. The announcement will take place in London on May 13; the common belief is that is going ...

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