Sprint announces holiday promotions

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Sprint has become the first U.S. wireless provider to come out with a formal announcement of sales and promotions for the holiday season. Among the savings and discounts this year are a free Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini and the LG G2 for $50. These do, of course require two-year service agreements, ...

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11 key differences between the Moto G and the Nexus 5

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Now that the Moto G and the Nexus 5 are both official, we thought we’d take a look at some of the key differences between the two devices. At first blush, they share a few things in common. Sure, they’re both offered (or will be) direct to consumer in unlocked, contract-free ...

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8 things I love about the Nexus 5 & Android 4.4

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Last Thursday, Google announced the LG Nexus 5. I ordered one for myself, and I have some thoughts on some of the key features that Google put into this phone. Sometimes it’s difficult to understand just how much you would use some of these features, especially when you don’t know ...

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APPTEASERS: 14 Android apps and games worth knowing (November 8)

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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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Samsung smartphones could see 560ppi resolution in 2014

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Samsung’s next-generation smartphones could employ a ridiculous 2560 x 1440 resolution display, according to new details surfacing this week. Samsung’s second annual Analyst Day event has yielded some outlines for the future of the company’s smartphone plans, including display ...

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Google fixes “Nexus 8″ on Android website

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Just a few days ago, every Android fan went crazy when they saw something on Android website – and people called it the Nexus 8, but we said this is probably not the Nexus 8, and just yet another bad photoshop. And guess what? we were right as Google just fixed it on Android’s ...

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Sprint: Nexus 5 arrives November 8, will cost $149

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Sprint on Thursday confirmed that the Nexus 5 will soon join the carrier’s roster. Priced at $149.99 with a two-year service agreement, the flagship Google smartphone will be sold starting from November 8. Pre-orders begin on Friday, November 1. As expected, the Nexus 5 will be one of ...

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Sprint has another two Spark-ready smartphones coming this year

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Sprint has at least two more smartphones coming this year which will offer support for the carrier’s brand new LTE service, Spark. These two are in addition to the LG G2, Samsung Galaxy Mega, and Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini announced yesterday. What’s more, they’re not the HTC One ...

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APPTEASERS: 20 great Android apps and games you should know about (October 25)

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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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Nexus 5 debut now set for October 31, report indicates

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The Nexus 5 will make its long-awaited debut on Thursday, October 31, reports Canadian tech blog MobileSyrup. According to their source, the Nexus 5 will be made available to U.S. customers first, followed a week later (November 7th or 8th) by Canada’s major wireless providers. Thus far ...

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HTC has ‘disruptive’ tablet and smartwatch on the horizon

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HTC heads Peter Chou and Cher Wang, speaking in a joint interview with Financial Times, outlined some of the key components that will help make up the company’s roadmap. From the sounds of things, it’s new hardware and less Windows Phone. Moving beyond smartphones, HTC plans to get ...

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Leaked retail packaging indicates white Nexus 5 also on the way

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New photos obtained by tech site Underkg tell us that the Nexus 5 could potentially arrive in a white variant. The photos show what looks to be the retail packaging of the Nexus 5. You’ll notice that the back of the device appears to be white, something we’ve not yet seen in all of ...

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Might Google refresh the Nexus 4 with LTE for Android 4.4?

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Here we go again with yet another Android 4.4/Nexus rumor… Google could be readying a refreshed version of the LG Nexus 4 with LTE support and have it ready to go with Android 4.4 KitKat. The rumor suggests that instead of introducing one new model this fall, Google will tweak the current ...

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Motorola reportedly prepping 6.3-inch Xplay, Droid Quantum for 2014

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Motorola could be ready to introduce a 6.3-inch Xplay device in 2014, or so says a “reliable” Weibo source. There’s little known about this honker other than it should debut sometime in 2014 and that it will rival the biggest of smartphones. Given that LG, HTC, and Sony have ...

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Full list of Nexus 5 specs seemingly confirmed

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What’s one way to help legitimize hardware details and rumors for an upcoming smartphone? Ask blogs to take down photos and information as it pertains to an unannounced handset. Such was the case this past weekend when Android Police published a post that had a service manual, specs, and ...

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