LG teases G2 Mini for Mobile World Congress 2014

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As Mobile World Congress approaches quickly, the rumors are in full swing. This time it’s LG with the announcement confirmed for the G2 Mini. According to a recent Facebook post from the official LG profile, the G2 Mini will be announced at MWC on 02/24/2014. That’s about all the ...

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Popular no-contract smartphones on sale for Virgin Mobile

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If you are in the market for a new, no-contract smartphone, you may want to swing by Amazon and check out some of their currents deals. Whether it’s for you, a family member, or a loved one, there’s quite a selection of devices — at great prices. Here’s a handful of ...

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Tip: Call mom (or your wife) quicker with Google Search

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Do you ever have trouble finding numbers in your address book? Why not just ask Google Now to place the call for you? With the release of a Google Search update, today Google dropped a little tip that can help you save time while keeping in touch with loved ones or help when you have... Read More

Samsung and LG intro first triple-SIM devices

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Multiple SIM smartphones may not be that popular in the U.S., but have been in markets around the globe, usually supporting dual-SIM cards. One upcoming phone, codenamed the Nokia Normandy, is even said to support two SIM cards so you can have multiple numbers on multiple networks, if you ...

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SanDisk rolls out first Dual USB Drive for Android data transfer and backup

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SanDisk Corporation, a global leader in flash storage solutions, today announced the SanDisk Ultra® Dual USB Drive, a USB flash drive featuring both a micro-USB and a USB 2.0 connector in a sleek and sturdy form factor. The SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive is designed for Android™ smartphone and ...

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Geeksphone Revolution comes with Android and Firefox OS

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Internet users around the world are familiar with the name of Mozilla Firefox, but not all of them know that Mozilla has an OS for mobile – Firefox OS. Like Android it’s based on Linux and seeks to disrupt the industry. A company known as Geeksphone has introduced a smartphone, the ...

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Samsung to debut the Galaxy Mega Plus in China

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Don’t you wish your Galaxy Mega 5.8 had a better processor? Well, you may be in luck. Samsung is set to release an updated version of the Galaxy Mega 5.8 – the Galaxy Mega Plus. It’s the same phone as the Mega 5.8 but with a 1.2GHz quad-core processor. It’s a bit of a ...

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Qualcomm updates Toq app with Activity Points, new features

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Qualcomm has rolled out a new software update for its Toq smartphone, adding in a couple handy features. Chief among the details is the focus on Activity. Users can now keep a running tally of Activity Points each day, providing a metric to gauge how much one moves about. It’s not clear ...

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Despite $1B loss, Sprint Q4 beats expectations

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Wireless provider Sprint has posted its results for the fourth quarter of 2013, coming in better than what analyst expected. Although they report a loss of $1 billion over the quarter, Sprint was able to add 58,000 postpaid subscribers.. The carrier indicates there were some 5.6 million ...

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Samsung teases new Touchwiz UI with Unpacked 2014 image

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It’s no secret that Samsung has been in dire need of a new user interface on their smartphones. It’s big, it’s bulky, and it’s time for a change. Recently, they announced their Unpacked event for the first night of MWC, which will most likely be the official announcement ...

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MediaTek sets sights on U.S. market with new octa-core chip

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Taiwanese chipmaker MediaTek announced a new processor on Monday which could have big implications in the U.S. and European markets. Making its debut later this year and into 2015, the MediaTek MT6595 chip features eight cores, four of which employ ARM’s A17 design. More notably, however, ...

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T-Mobile Moto X receiving Android 4.4.2

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  T-Mobile is pushing out the Android 4.4.2 to Moto X devices today in a 147mb download!  It seems that the update is the same version as the soak test being previously tested by selected users.  The update isn’t a huge jump from 4.4 but it includes: Added support for printing photos ...

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FreedomPop debuts $4.58 unlimited calling, messaging plan

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Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) FreedomPop has rolled out a $4.58 rate which is essentially half its former price. Indeed, you can take advantage of the plan which allows for unlimited calling and unlimited texting. What’s the catch? FreedomPop operates on Sprint’s CDMA and ...

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Sprint takes another look at T-Mobile deal

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After meeting with various members of the FCC and U.S. Dept. of Justice, Sprint is said to be rethinking its intentions to acquire T-Mobile. As CEO Dan Hess and Chairman Masayoshi Son have learned first hand, the deal would face certain scrutiny and quite the resistance. According to the Wall ...

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Nexus 7 finally certified for Verizon 4G LTE

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Verizon has officially introduced the Nexus 7 with support for its 4G LTE network. Arriving later this week (February 13), the 32GB 7-inch tablet will be offered at $349.99 through its retail stores and website. For a limited time, Verizon will sell the tablet at $249 with a two-year service ...

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