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    CyanogenMod 11S – OnePlus One UI showcased
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    • 19 Apr, 2014

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    Carl Pei of OnePlus took to the official OnePlus forums to put a bit of clarity around all the ...

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    Samsung to start charging about the price of a gallon for “Milk”
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    • 18 Apr, 2014

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    Were you one of the many enjoying your free “Milk”? Well, Milk Music is having a ...

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    AT&T bolsters GoPhone offerings with more data, new option
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    • 18 Apr, 2014

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    AT&T on Friday announced that its no-cotnract  GoPhone plans will receive extra data ...

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    Republic Wireless calls on $149 Moto G
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    • 18 Apr, 2014

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    Republic Wireless yesterday added the Moto G smartphone to its portfolio of smartphones. ...

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    Amazon’s Easter Egg deals offer scores of free and discounted games

    Amazon on Friday announced a little Easter Egg hunt for this weekend which results in a bunch ...

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Kit Kat promo limiting winner to one prize, typically $5 Google Play credit

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When Google first unveiled the name of the next version of Android, Android 4.4 KitKat, it also announced a contest in partnership with the  Kit Kat brand. To enter the contest you simply needed to purchase a Kit Kat bar, the kind adorned with the Android robot on the packaging, and look inside ...

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My second month with Google Glass

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The second part of an ongoing series which chronicles the daily usage, benefits, drawbacks, and reactions to life with Google Glass.

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Sony Xperia Z1 f shows off for the camera, could be a Japanese miniature Z1

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Been awhile since you heard anything about the “Sony Itsuki”? Well, fear not, as new shots have emerged of the Xperia Z1 f, and they basically show this fabled device to be a sort of miniature Xperia Z1. A brochure leak over at XperiaBlog for Japanese carrier NTT Docomo shows the ...

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An Android 4.4 KitKat concept we could get behind

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Here’s a conceptual look at Android 4.4 KitKat with which we could fall fast in love. Google+ user Nikolai Prettner has put together a mockup for what the gallery and settings could look like if Google were to employ the same Holo/cards aesthetic found in recent apps. I don’t know ...

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Nexus 5 spied in clearest picture yet

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We’re officially into October which means we’re fairly confident that the next-generation Nexus smartphone is due this month. Photos, leaks, and rumors have been gathering steam over the last few weeks as we head into the presumed Android 4.4 KitKat and Nexus 5 announcements. Today ...

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TracFone sets record straight on data throttling for Straight Talk, Net10

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With consumers asking questions about throttling policies has become a normal conversation topic, TracFone has decided to come in and set the record straight on their own policies for data. Speculation has had those with “unlimited data” wondering why rumors of 1.5GB throttling ...

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MetroPCS now offering LG Optimus F6 for $199

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MetroPCS announced on Monday that the no-contract carrier is now offering the LG Optimus F6. Priced at $199, the smartphone runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a 4.5-inch display, 5-megapixel rear camera, and dual-core 1.2GHz processor. With support for T-Mobile’s LTE and HSPA+ ...

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Android 4.4 rumored to require nano-SIM card, starting with Nexus 5

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If you’re keeping up on all the latest and greatest on the Nexus 5, then check this out. According to Ukranian carrier, “Life : )“, the Nexus 5 should be coming with a nano SIM slot, much like what we’re seeing in current iPhones. On the disclaimer page of the carrier, ...

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ai.type 2.0 includes contextual grammar checking, crowdsourced prediction

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A new 2.0 (beta) release of ai.type is available to download and install, bringing about contextual grammar checking and crowdsourced prediction. Smarter than ever, the keyboard app also features dynamic colors, effects, and menus. Do you like that flat look that Google has been opting for as ...

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RadioShack to carry Samsung Galaxy Note 3

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RadioShack confirmed on Monday that the retailer will stock the AT&T and Sprint  version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Starting on Friday, October 4, customers will be able to purchase the device in stores and online at RadioShack.com. Buyers can take advantage of the Trade & Save ...

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Gmail app update opens door to potential inbox advertising

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The recently announced update to the official Gmail application for Android may soon allow for inbox advertisement. After digging through the APK code of the new mail client, AndroidPolice spotted references to potential advertisements within the inbox. Presumably, this will be in line with the ...

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Google Japan launches Android vending machines in Tokyo

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Google Japan has rolled out three Google Play vending machines in Tokyo, each designed to help sell 18 different games. Those who have smartphones running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with NFC connectivity can install one of the free or paid titles. Don’t have one of those? Feel free to ...

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Motorola DVX hits FCC, expected to offer four back cover color options

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The rumored cheaper version of Motorola’s Moto X, the DVX, looks as if it will be offered with multiple back cover color options.  According to pictures appearing on China’s version of Twitter, Weibo, the DVX has at least four backplate colors in the works.  For those in emerging ...

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The top 10 highest rated Android phones

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Are you in the market for a new Android smartphone? That’s terrific news! Thanks to so many device options and some truly great manufacturers you’ll be hard-pressed to make a bad decision. The flip side of that coin is that you could get locked up with decision paralysis. Which is ...

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LG G2 camera inspired by Lizzy, the chicken

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So you want to see what optical image stabilization does to your videos, eh? Check out LG’s new YouTube clip which shows where the inspiration came from and how it works. It’s quite an interesting watch if we do say so. All kidding aside, it’s pretty cool to see how videos can ...

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