Samsung officially announces the Galaxy S4 Active, designed for those who love the outdoors

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Samsung officially announced the Galaxy S4 Active today. This “rugged” dust and water-resistant version of the flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone includes many of the same features as the original, but is its own phone all at the same time. A company press release claims the new device is ...

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Xperia M joins Sony’s smartphone portfolio

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Sony announced on Tuesday that the Xperia M and its dual-SIM variant, the Xperia M dual, will be available globally starting in Q3 2013. Details for the smartphone include 4-inch (854×480 pixel) display, dual-core 1GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal storage, and microSD expansion. The ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 great Android apps you should know about (May 23)

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APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile to offer Samsung Galaxy S 3 in June

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Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile announced on Monday that both carriers will soon offer the 4G LTE-ready Samsung Galaxy S 3. Pricing and exact timing will be announced by the respective providers in short order however we expect each to release the smartphone in June. Specifications for the ...

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Sprint Galaxy S4, Note 2, HTC One get Google Wallet support

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Sprint has teamed up with Google to bring their Wallet service to three additional devices. The Galaxy S4, Galaxy note 2, and the HTC One are now all fully compatible with Google Wallet, which is big news, as these three devices could easily be considered the top 3 on Sprint at the moment. The ...

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Refreshed Nexus 7 details emerge ahead of Google I/O

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Google may introduce a refreshed version of the Nexus 7 tablet at Google I/O next week, according to rumors surfacing in the past few months. With word of a faster processor and higher resolution display, the word is that the tablet will feature a thinner bezel and overall thinner and lighter ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games you should know about (May 9)

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APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

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Sprint taps $199 HTC One with April 19 debut

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Sprint today announced that the HTC One will arrive on April 19. Priced at $199.99, the phone will be offered in pre-orders starting from Friday, April 5.  The HTC One will come in either black or silver colors and feature 32GB of storage. Don’t forget that you can save at least $100 on ...

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Sony intros Xperia SP and Xperia L for Q2

Sony Mobile today introduced a pair of new Android smartphones, the Xperia SP and Xperia L. The two handsets are expected to get worldwide rollouts in the second quarter, however exact timing and carrier availability is unclear. The two smartphones feature quite a bit in common, including NFC ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 benchmarks leaked, confirms early rumors

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Everyone is buckling up for the most anticipated Samsung device of the year, the Galaxy S 4. Samsung, obviously excited about it, has released a new teaser on YouTube.  With the launch of the next big thing right round the corner, we still have time for new and exciting details to leak.  Today, ...

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Boost Mobile announces HTC One SV and Boost Force

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Boost Mobile today announced a pair of Android smartphones with 4G LTE connectivity, the HTC One SV and Boost Force. Both will available starting from March 7 and will cost  $299.99 and $199.99, respectively. Both Android-powered smartphones pair the speed of 4G LTE with the value of Boost ...

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Virgin Mobile dials up Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE

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Virgin Mobile today announced its first 4G LTE smartphone is now available. Priced at $299.99, the Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE can be purchases online at virginmobileusa.com. Details include a dual-core 1.2GHz processor, 4-inch display, 5-megapixel rear camera, 1.3-megapixel front-facing ...

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Product Highlight: Jabra Motion Series

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Jabra yesterday announced a new Jabra Motion Series (Jabra Motion and Jabra Motion UC) headsets designed for the mobile workforce.  Due in Q2 2013, the Jabra Motion features a built-in motion sensor which reacts to movements and various sound environments to provide intuitive call control and ...

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Comparing the HTC One to the HTC One X+

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After much hype and considerable fanfare, the HTC One is now an officially recognized smartphone. HTC today announced the Android handset for release in the coming weeks. With a name that so closely resembles other HTC devices of the last year or so, the question begging to be answered is, ...

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Fitbit Android app will now sync in real time with select Samsung devices

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Fitbit has updated its Android activity tracking app for Android, adding in a major new feature for select Samsung devices.  Available immediately, the new app connects via Bluetooth 4.0 (the first for Android) and can sync real time with the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II. With additional ...

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