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    Facebook’s Nearby Friends announced for mobile
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Facebook on Thursday announced a new feature that will allow mobile device users to share ...

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    Sony schedules multiple Xperia Z models for 4.4.2 updates
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Sony expects to deliver Android 4.4.2 updates to a number of Xperia Z devices in May, according ...

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    Google dangles $100k carrot for Project Ara developers
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Project Ara, Google’s modular smartphone endeavor, will be here before you know it. Just ...

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    Looking for the longest lasting battery experience for your smartphone? Here’s the top devices

    A smartphone that doesn’t last a day in the 21st century isn’t a smartphone worth ...

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    Toshiba envisions Project Ara as wearables, too
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    There’s no denying that Project Ara is an exciting project and one that will undoubtedly change ...

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Newly discovered Samsung patent hints at metal future for Galaxy devices

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One of the most common complaints or knocks against the Samsung Galaxy S4 is the decision to use a plastic case and battery cover. When compared to the HTC One and other devices from LG and Sony, the Galaxy series of smartphones feel “cheap” or “generic”. That problem ...

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Usain Bolt is now a playable character in Temple Run 2

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Yes, the headline is correct. You can now play as the world’s fastest runner, Usain Bolt, in Imangi Studios’ game Temple Run 2. As you would expect, Bolt is lightning fast and even has unique abilities which let him boost head at “record-breaking” speeds and activate the ...

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Google finally releases official AdSense app for Android

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Google has finally gotten around to releasing an official app for AdSense, having just dropped it into the Google Play Store. Details, as you might expect, include “key earnings information, top custom and URL channels, ad units and sites reports, payment alerts”. Of course this is ...

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Google Play Store app downloads surpass iTunes for first time — report

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The Google Play Store has surpassed iTunes in terms of quarterly app downloads for the first time, reports AppAnnie. According to the new finding, Google’s storefront outpaced Apple’s by a margin of 10 percent in the second quarter. As of Q2 2013, app downloads in Google Play were ...

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Samsung debuts dual-mode LTE Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini

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Samsung has introduced new dual-mode LTE versions of the Galaxy S4 and its smaller sibling, the Galaxy S4 Mini. Samsung claims that these two are the first commercially available devices to offer dual-mode (TDD-LTE and FDD-LTE) support however ZTE has already a Grand Era (2012) which features ...

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T-Mobile taps LG Optimus F3 with August 7 availability

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T-Mobile announced on Wednesday that the LG Optimus F3 will arrive on August 7 with a limited-time promotion price of $0 down. Simply sign up for one of the Simple Choice Plans and pay the handset off over 24 equal monthly device payments of $10 and it’s all yours. Of course, the up-front ...

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Google to bring faster, free WiFi connections to Starbucks

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Once in place, speeds will be 10x faster than the current connections.

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HP announces Tegra 4-powered SlateBook x2 for August

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It's called a "PC" but it certainly doesn't run any Windows...only Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

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NVIDIA Shield arrives tomorrow (July 31)

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The gaming and entertainment device finally makes its way to retailers on July 31.

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LG unveils QuickWindow case for upcoming G2 smartphone

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The cases will be available simultaneously with the launch of the LG G2.

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Sprint 4G LTE network adds 41 new markets; total rises to 151

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Sprint announced on Tuesday that 41 new markets are officially seeing 4G LTE speeds across the United States. With notable cities that include Philadelphia; the Bronx and Brooklyn, N.Y.; and Jacksonville, Fla.; Sprint’s footprint now reaches 151 areas in total. While it languishes behind ...

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HTC One selling better than last year’s hero devices, HTC says

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The handset maker looks to build momentum in the second half of the year with new "innovative and competitive mid-tier products".

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Onavo Count 2.0 debuts with new UI, comparative data, and more

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Need to get a better handle on which of your apps are helping to blow through your allotted monthly data plan? Sure, you could use the stuff that’s built into the stock Android experience but that’s not quite as sharp or fun as what Onavo does. In fact, now’s a great time to ...

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Floating Notifications 1.5 arrives with support for Android 4.3 Notification Listener Service

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Floating Notifications has a new update this week which sees the app supporting the new Android 4.3 Notification Listener Service. In essence, the app lets you dismiss notifications within FN and it then having the corresponding notification go away as well. Deeper integration with Android, ya ...

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Three great camera apps for serious shutterbugs

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While many of us prefer the plain vanilla Android experience of a Nexus device, a Google Experience device, or an AOSP ROM, there is at least one area where it lags behind phone manufacturers’ enhancements: the camera app. On Friday, we learned that the CyanogenMod team is working on an ...

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