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ZTE behind the curtain of Axon Phone due July 14

A new brand of smartphone set to tackle the US market could actually come from a familiar name. Dubbed the Axon Phone, it appears the handset comes from Chinese phone maker

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T-Mobile’s JUMP! On-Demand program lets customers upgrade phones three times a year

T-Mobile customers will soon be able to walk into its retail stores and upgrade their smartphone with even less of a hassle. What’s more, subscribers will be able to do it more often,

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Amazon Appstore offering $50 of paid apps for free

For those who aren’t yet aware, the Amazon Appstore is known for being very generous. Not only do they give away a free paid app each day, but they also gathers up

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PSY available as playable character in Crossy Road ‘Korean’ update

OK, so perhaps this news may have been better suited for a few years ago, but the game wasn’t around then. Nevertheless, Korean pop star PSY is now available to play in a

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LG launches the LG Band Play with a focus on multimedia

LG posted to their Korean newsroom information about the LG Band Play. This mid–range device wants to be a multimedia powerhouse without the power. The LG Band Play runs on a

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Xperia Z3+ overheats and crashes in seconds

Remember those issues surrounding the Snapdragon 810 that caused Samsung to ditch the processor in its Samsung Galaxy S6 range due to overheating issues? Well it seems that the Sony

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Instagram update brings all new features

Instagram just announced two new features in their app that will help users connect to the world as it happens. The update includes an all new Explore page, with trending “Tags and

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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 will come with a USB Type-C connector

Having already heard that the OnePlus Two will come with the new USB Type-C connector, the next device to feature the new port technology is the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note

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Conan O’Brien is giving away free Google Cardboard headsets

A while back, Adult Swim was giving away a free Google Cardboard headset to promote their new game that supported virtual reality. The issue with this was that they required you to

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Qi wireless charging will soon get a speed boost

Those of us who love to be on the cutting edge of technology jumped for joy when we got our Qi-capable device and placed it on a wireless charging plate to witness the

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5.7-inch Galaxy A8 could be thinnest Samsung to date

Making it’s way through the FCC, the Samsung Galaxy A8 is coming closer to becoming a reality, although the actual filing itself doesn’t expand on what is already known about

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Facebook Messenger no longer requires a Facebook account

Some people simply refuse to use Facebook for many reasons like privacy, a massive time drain, and internet trolls.  With 1.4 billion active users on Facebook and over 600 million active

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Monument Valley DLC Ida’s Dream will be free on June 25th

The very popular 3D puzzle game, Monument Valley, has been able to rack up a great deal of fandom and praise.  Its dreamy and captivating design, together with unique gameplay, has

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6ft MicroUSB 3.0 cable, $5.99

Always a good thing to have on hand, this MicroUSB 3.0 cable from AmazonBasics has thousands of 5-star reviews. With its A Male to Micro B connection, this is a

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Project Fi “Invite Status” lets you know when to expect your invite

Google’s new Project Fi MVNO was launched back in April. Since then, people have uncovered many little factoids about Project Fi including that it was invite only. That’s right, the invite horrors started