Multitasking Pro aims to bring more functionality to your device

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If you’re a power user like myself, you may notice that stock and most manufacturer versions of Android do not let you have two programs on your screen at once. Multitasking Pro aims to change that by adding a sidebar app that lets you use multiple apps at once. One of the reasons I ...

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Tip: How to hide the notification bar on Nova Launcher

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Installing Nova Launcher opens up a whole load of customisation possibilities for your Android device; first we explained how to use Nova Launcher gestures to quickly activate Google Now, and now you’ll see how to hide the notification bar. Hiding the notification pane on your device can ...

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[Op-Ed] MWC 2014 was evolutionary, not revolutionary

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Given that I am only seventeen, I have to say that my passion for mobile technology started at a very young age. When I was seven my parents bought their first mobile phone — for the sake of getting in touch with the school in case something happens to me. I cannot recall the precise... ...

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Sony demos new SmartEyeglass concept

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Fresh off the stage at MWC having shown off their range of new Xperia devices, Sony have revealed their new SmartEyeglass concept. In what only can be seen as a response to Google Glass, Sony has elaborated on their concept that was originally shown off at CES 2014. Imagine that you walk into ...

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Sony unwraps smartphones, tablet, and wearable device for MWC

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Sony has just finished their slot on stage and have shown off a fair few announcements at Mobile World Congress. Sony have taken a step into the smartwatch market with the SmartBand SWR10 and provided some further information about their SmartWear experience. This focuses on what Sony are ...

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(UPDATE) LG announces the G2 mini ahead of MWC launch date

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A few days ago, LG posted a photo on Facebook hinting at a Mobile World Congress launch date for the LG G2 mini. The company came out today, ahead of the launch date, and officially announced the new miniature phone. A decent amount of the specs were already leaked, so there isn’t a whole ...

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What We Expect: Sony Sirius

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A brief overview of what Sony has in store for us With Samsung, HTC, and LG readying their next wave of flagship phones we would expect that Sony might do the same. Indeed, it appears they are working on their next big release and it may come as soon as Mobile World Congress. Known by... Read More

The week’s best Android rumors (February 7)

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HTC Nexus tablet HTC and Google may again partner for a Nexus product, this time a “high end” tablet. Details are very light at the moment, however it’s rumored for release in Q3 2014. Asus 8-inch Nexus tablet Google and Asus will release an 8-inch Nexus tablet by the end of ...

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Sony goes on offensive to fight spec leaks

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When it comes to leaks, Sony is not playing.  Their prototype devices now have built in traps for apps that are able to leak prototype information such as processor, ram, display resolution, etc. This is not even a warning, the new trap will prevent the app from running all together. It is kind ...

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Samsung expands HomeSync compatibility to other Android devices

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Samsung on Tuesday announced that it will now allow other branded devices to connect and sync with its HomeSync storage. Previously limited to Samsung’s own devices, the 1TB storage device connects to HD TVs via HDMI and allows for up to eight separate accounts. Each account could then ...

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T-Mobile’s Black Friday deals feature plenty of ‘zero down’ savings

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Save up front with instant discounts and free shipping on a variety of Android smartphones T-Mobile’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals are almost entirely comprised of zero down payments and free shipping. Not that we’re complaining one bit; who doesn’t want some extra ...

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Sony investigating Android 4.4 KitKat upgrades for multiple devices

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Sony may expand its Android 4.4 KitKat plans to include a number of additional devices. Head over to the company’s support page for devices such as the Xperia ZR, Xperia T, Xperia TX and Xperia V and you’ll find that it lists the devices as being “Under Investigation”. Check out ...

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Sony outlines Jelly Bean and KitKat plans

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Sony took their mobile blog today to clear up some of the questions floating around the Android 4.4 KitKat updates for Xperia devices. As expected, it’s the newer models that get the love first, namely the “Z” line of devices. For what it’s worth, Sony did not provide ...

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New Sony phones could complete a wireless charge in an hour

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Wireless charging isn’t really anything too terribly cutting edge. Qi Adapters have been around for a year or two, and are available for a plethora of devices. Now, however, Sony is aiming to make wireless charging faster – much faster. As in, about an hour for a full charge. ...

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A brief history of Android releases

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With Android 4.4 KitKat now officially outed by Google we are looking ahead to learning about the details and intricacies of the next release of the platform. We expect the build to debut with the Nexus 5 in the coming weeks, however previous Nexus products should also see the Hershey-inspired ...

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