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Is the mysterious XT1056 really the Motorola X?

Rumors have been flying about the rumored Motorola X, and as the possible August unveiling is fast approaching, we have a little more information on this mysterious device. So far,

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Google rumored to be preparing a new service to help you get organized

According to an unofficial Google blog, Google is preparing a new service called Google Mine. It looks to be integrated with Google+ and offers a way to keep track of the

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New Android 4.3 versions found on Nexus devices

According to a report by Myce.com, Android 4.3 versions JWR66D and JWR53F have been spotted running on Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 devices. If you break down the build numbers (JWR66D

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Rockmelt for Android arrives at last

Fans of Rockmelt’s past desktop browser and iOS app have been patiently waiting and the day has finally arrived. Rockmelt promised an Android version was on the way and today they

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Google and Waze officially begin a happy life together

This morning, Google was happy to announce via their blog the official marriage acquisition of Waze. Together, Google and Waze hope to help drivers get to and from their points of

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Two LG devices hit Verizon’s prepaid roster

Here’s some news for any Verizon prepaid fans out there. They recently added two LG devices to their line-up: the LG Optimus Zone and Optimus Exceed. The LG Optimus Zone

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Boost Mobile to add Galaxy S3 to their line-up on June 12th

Boost Mobile announced the newest device to their line-up of no contract wireless yesterday with the addition of the Samsung Galaxy S3. Available June 12th, the S3 will be priced

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Lookout releases report on mobile threats around the world

This morning Lookout, one of the top antivirus and device tracking solutions for Android, released the first visual report that compares mobile threat types (and likelihoods) in countries around the world. This

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

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

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Asus gives their tablets a fresh look; budget friendly MeMo starts at just $129

In need of a tablet but don’t want to spend half of a paycheck plus your favorite puppy to buy one? Look no further as Asus might have just what

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Google Play downloads look to overtake Apple by this fall

We talk a lot of smack about Apple around here, and this time I’m going to try and be a little kinder. Let me begin by saying congrats to Apple

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The HTC “phablet” is real, and it’s coming

Earlier today I mentioned HTC’s recent ego-boost, and their plans to take on Samsung once again with a line up of three new devices in the future. One of those

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LG Optimus L4 II and L4 II Dual will be available in Russia this summer

It looks like LG is expanding their L-series with two new devices according to the Russian website Hi-Tech.Mail.Ru. According to their sources, LG will begin releasing the LG Optimus L4

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 with AT&T friendly LTE receives the FCC’s approval

Not a fan of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Wi-Fi only? Not to worry, as the opportunity to buy an LTE version could be coming soon. The FCC just gave

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IDC predicts tablet shipments will overtake PC’s by 2015

According to a report released by the IDC this week, researchers estimate that tablet shipments will grow 59 percent this year to 229.3 million units. (That’s higher than its estimate