Red Nexus 5 officially in the Google Play Store

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There have been more than enough rumors regarding the release of the Nexus 5 in bright red. Well, it’s officially official, beginning today in the Google Play Store. There isn’t much more to say here. Just that there is a bright red color option for the Nexus 5. It’s the same ...

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Android and the Smart Home

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Home security is no longer just for at home. The past 5 years have seen cell phone technology transform the way we interact with the things we own, putting their management into the palm of your hand. You can now control everything from baby monitors to refrigerators with your smartphone, and ...

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Gameloft and Marvel announce Captain America: The Winter Soldier game

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Gameloft and Marvel have announced the upcoming release of a smartphone and tablet game based on the film Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Arriving in late March, the game puts you in the boots of Captain America as you lead S.H.I.E.L.D. agents against enemies and bosses. According to the ...

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AllCast updated with Chromecast support

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Koushik Dutta has rolled out an updated release of his popular and handy app AllCast. As we expected would ultimately happen, his new version offer support with the Chromecast’s SDK. In essence, this app lets you cast pictures and video to “all the things“, or pretty much ...

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Pebble appstore beta now available for Android, finalized version coming soon

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Pebble promised to release its new appstore to the public Monday and it kept its word… sort of. If you’re on an iOS device, you can download the updated Pebble app from iTunes that has the appstore baked in, but Pebble is still fine tuning a few things before releasing the final ...

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Amazon guarantees $1.50 CPM banner ads in Amazon Mobile Ad Network for March, April

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Amazon’s latest promotion hopes to ensnare new apps and games Listen up Android developers! Amazon just announced a really great revenue opportunity for those who have yet to take advantage of the Amazon Mobile Ads API. Indeed, you’ll be able to earn $1.50 for every 1,000 ad ...

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Air Wireless refreshes no-contract offerings

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Aio Wireless on Tuesday rolled out new, no-contract service plans for customers. Effective immediately, the three plans range from $40-$60 per month, however all of them include unlimited voice and messaging. In addition to these affordable rate plans, customers who sign up for automatic ...

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Google and Cisco sign cross-license patent deal

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Google and Cisco today announced a new deal which sees the two benefiting from playing nice with each other. The two companies will license patents to the other in an attempt to promote innovation and freedom of operation. Rather than fight it out in court and waste time with litigation and ...

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Samsung details pricing and U.S. availability for Galaxy Note Pro, Galaxy Tab Pro

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Samsung on Tuesday announced the pricing and U.S. launch details for the brand new Galaxy Note Pro and Galaxy Tab Pro devices. Set to arrive on Thursday, February 13, these are the premium tablets with Samsung’s new UI, tons of power, and a host of productivity apps. With sizes that range ...

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LG confirms optical image stabilization for G Pro 2

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Korean smartphone maker LG announced that the upcoming G Pro 2 will feature optical image stabilization (OIS) in the camera. The 13-megapixel shooter should provide less shakiness in pictures and videos; the front-facing 2.1-megapixel camera is reportedly improved as well. Other features ...

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Samsung schedules February 24 Unpacked event for Galaxy S5

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Samsung is expected to introduce its next generation of flagship Galaxy S smartphones on February 24. An invitation posted on the company’s press page tells us that the Galaxy S5 will debut on the eve of Mobile World Congress. No, it doesn’t explicitly mention the device by name but ...

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AT&T no longer paying T-Mobile customers up to $450 to switch carriers

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Remember that limited time promotion where AT&T would pay T-Mobile customers up to $450 switch wireless providers? It’s done. Over. You missed it. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the deal expired on January 31, less than one month after commencing. While AT&T initially ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 priced $850, hits stores February 13

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The Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 release date and price has been made public, and luckily it’s not too far away. Expected to hit shelves in the U.S. on February 13th this massive tablet might just be the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Originally announced back in January at CES, the ...

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Google Now notifications available in Chrome

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The Google Now service has been very helpful to Android users everywhere, thanks to its near-to-none setup on devices. And, as things move across platforms, the experience gets better each update. This week sees yet another improvement in Google Now. “So the next time you’re finishing up ...

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Holofication Nation reimagines Android apps one at a time

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For every Android app or game that has been glossed up with the platform’s Holo design aesthetics there are countless titles that have not. And, while we generally like the stuff coming out of bigger development teams, sometimes a small unit is just as good – if not better. Such is ...

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