Jabra Rox Wireless Earbuds now available

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Jabra just dropped us an email to share some good news; the Jabra Rox Wireless Earbuds are now available to consumers. Priced at $129.95 these earbuds can be paired with your smartphone via Bluetooth or NFC and provide up to 5.5 hours of playback. Introduced earlier in the year, the Jabra Rox ...

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Google: We’re aware of issues with YouTube app crashing

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With enhanced functionality being introduced to Google Now, it seems that the recent update to the app has somehow introduced issues with the YouTube app crashing. The good news is Google is aware of it and have advised that a backend fix has been issued so if you were experiencing YouTube ...

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Samsung Gear 2 and Gear Fit pricing revealed

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Samsung has releasing the pricing of their smartwatch Gear 2 and fitness tracker Gear Fit in Taiwan, and incidentally revealed an indication of pricing worldwide. The Gear 2 smartwatch will cost NT$8,990 or $294 while the Gear Fit will cost NT$5,990 that works out at around $200. With the ...

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‘Ok Google, Take a Picture’ Goes Live on Google Search App

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If you’ve ever wanted to take a picture hands-free by simply prompting Google of your intentions, then Google’s latest enhancement to their Android Search App and Google Now will allow you to do just that. When you want to capture that perfect moment, all you have to do now is hit ...

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Dine without waiting for the check with Cover [App of the Day]

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Dining in New York takes a turn for the good thanks to a newly released app for Android. Called Cover, it lets you pay for meals without waiting for the check.  What’s more, it also allows for splitting of your bill, alleviating the need for your waiter to divvy up two credit cards, cash, ...

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Looking back: A brief history of Google’s Nexus devices

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Sometimes when a smartphone is released, it is very easy to tell what the manufacturer was aiming for. Unlike some popular lines of smartphones like Samsung’s Galaxy S series or HTC’s One series, Google’s Nexus line has received some interesting feedback over the years. Does ...

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Google Keyboard 3.0 released adding personalised word suggestions

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Google’s very own keyboard has today been updated to version 3.0, or more specifically 3.0.19373. The update brings a few minor bug fixes and tweaks, such as a dedicated “ABC” button to switch from emoji. Of most interest in the Google Keyboard 3.0 update is a new personalised ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Replacement Battery (2600mAh) [Accessory of the Day]

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Need to replace the battery on your Samsung Galaxy S4? Maybe you like to have a spare one around so you can toss it into a bag for an extended night on the town. Whatever the case, you can scoop one up from Amazon for as little as $10.48 today. Discounted 79% off the normal... Read More

Motorola further details the Moto 360 smartwatch

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Motorola just wrapped up its initial hangout based around the Moto 360, an Android Wear-powered smartwatch. If you didn’t have a chance to check it out, you can look for the video on YouTube. The event itself was light on hard details and really only served to provide a quick glimpse into ...

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Flappy Bird is returning, but ‘not soon’

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There you have it, Flappy Bird developer Dong Nguyen says his beloved game is making a return to app stores. The word comes way of a reply to a tweet just two hours ago. Asked whether he would put the game back into the “App Store”, Nguyen replied, “Yes. But not soon.” ...

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Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile to clamp down on data in May

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Virgin Mobile and Boost Mobile are expected to introduce new data restrictions starting in May. According to Wireless Week, both carriers will throttle customers who go above 2.5GB of 3G/4G data per month. If, or when, a user crosses the threshold, the two MVNOs will dial speeds back to 2G, or ...

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Oppo unveils Find 7, a 5.5-inch Quad HD monster

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Oppo on Wednesday announced its latest Android-powered smartphone, the 5.5-inch Find 7. As the first of its kind to boast a Quad HD display, this guy packs in 2,560 x 1,400 pixels at a ridiculous 538 pixels per inch density. The Chinese handset also boasts a number of top-tier specifications ...

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Sony delivers Android 4.4 KitKat to Xperia Z series smartphones

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Sony on Wednesday announced that the Android 4.4 KitKat update is available for the Xperia Z series of smartphones. Specifically, the Xperia Z1, Z1 Compact, and Z Ultra can now update to the recent version of Android. In addition to the standard fare of Android features, Sony has included a few ...

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Pandora One rate changes to take effect in May

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Pandora on Wednesday announced changes to its Pandora One streaming service rate plans. Set to take effect in May, new Pandora One subscribers will be billed at a rate of $4.99 per month. What’s more, there will be no option to pay in an annual subscription. [Since 2009]…the costs ...

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The Bard’s Tale free today on Amazon Appstore

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One of the most iconic games that made the jump from last generation consoles to mobile, The Bard’s Tale, is available free today in the Amazon Appstore. If you’re haven’t had the chance to play it or have never heard of it, the game is an action RPG starring Cary Elwes as ...

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