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Acer unveils line of new products in NYC

  Earlier today in Manhattan, Acer revealed the coming of new Android, as well as Windows and Chrome OS, products. The Iconia Tab 10 A3-A30 is a 10-inch tablet running Lollipop

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Xiaomi announces $200 smartphone with FHD screen, Snapdragon 615 SoC & Android Lollipop

Xiaomi today launched the Mi 4i, the low-cost variant of its flagship phone – the Mi 4 – in India. This $200 packs some really impressive specifications including a 5-inch Full HD (1080 x

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Sony Xperia T2 Ultra and Xperia C3 get Lollipop update

After doling out Android 5.0 Lollipop updates to its Xperia Z series flagship phones, Sony has begun rolling out software updates for two more devices: Sony Xperia T2 Ultra and Sony Xperia C3. The

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Motorola starts rolling out Android 5.1 Lollipop for Moto X (2013) in Brazil

Brazilian users of the Motorola Moto X (first generation) have a reason to rejoice as their devices have begun to receive Android 5.1 Lollipop update. Since the 2013 edition of the Motorola’s

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Google bolsters security by offering Security Keys to business customers

We all know digital information is vulnerable to hacking and theft.  We have evidenced massive data breaches in the past year with Target and Sony being at the center of

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Facebook introduces Hello app for caller ID and more

Facebook tells that they are now testing Hello, a new app created by its Messenger team. It connects with Facebook in order to see who’s calling, block unwanted calls, and

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HTC and Valve to give Vive VR headsets to select developers for free

With tepid reviews of the HTC One M9 abound, and the HTC GRIP, the new wearable created with Under Armor, the HTC VIVE, the company’s new VR headset could be


Google launches Project Fi, its no-contract MVNO

Google on Wednesday announced its latest mobile endeavor, Project Fi. The mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) launches with a number of options for customers. The plans are no-contract and start as low

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What is Quick Charge and how do I use it with my Android device?

Quick Charge is a feature in your Android phone’s processor that enables it to charge up to 75% faster than normal. How does it do that you wonder? Well in

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Samsung hopes to sell 70 million Galaxy S6 smartphones

Let’s face it. 2014 was not the best year for Samsung and its mobile endeavors; last year’s smartphone sales totals were far lower than predicted. However, despite the recent issues with software

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5.7-inch LG G Stylo announced for Korea

LG on Wednesday introduced its latest plus-sized smartphone, the G Stylo, for its Korean market. Running Android 5.0 Lollipop, the handset features a 5.7-inch HD IPS display and an 8-megapixel


3000mAh portable charger, $8.99

For the price of a couple cups of designer coffee, you could be carrying around a reasonable amount of extra battery life with this portable power bank from Vority. Regularly

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Google wireless MVNO service could be announced as soon as today

We’ve reported earlier that Google’s MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) codename “Nova” has been in the planning stages for awhile. As some might recall an application was discovered, essentially detailing

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AT&T One M9 receiving maintenence OTA update

Starting today, AT&T’s HTC One M9 maintenence update will be rolling out with a few small improvements. These include camera improvements, thermal/temperature improvements, and various bug fixes. The build number

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ZTE and AT&T announce Spro 2 availability on April 24

ZTE and AT&T have announced the two-in-one Spro 2 Smart Projector. The Android-based device has a mobile hotspot with a 5-inch touch screen capable of providing web access directly from