Share data usage stats with Mobile Performance Meter for free gift cards (review)

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We all could use free gift cards whenever possible right? Especially when there is not much we have to do except maybe download a free app and keep the meter running in the background. Developed by Embee Mobile, the purpose of the Mobile Performance Meter app is really to help market research ...

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Huawei’s 2015 lineup revealed!!!

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It looks like Huawei has a few pretty exciting handsets in the pipeline for next year.  One is the Ascend Mate8 which is the successor to the venerable Mate7.  The Mate8 will have a 2K resolution display, the new Kirin 930 chipset and should be available next fall, retailing for about $650. ...

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Android tablets make up ground in business activations

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With iOS continuing to dominate the mobile space on the business side, many will be surprised to see Android gain market share amongst business users in the tablet space. According to a recent quarterly report by Good Technology, Android tablets made up 11% of business activations in Q3 2014. ...

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Archos announces colorful new smartphones

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The bargain smartphone segment has grown immensely recently and it will continue to grow with Archos’ new Platinum smartphones.  The Platinum line is made up of two new smartphones, the 45c and the 50b.  The 45c is the smaller of the two phones with a 4.5″ screen.  The 50b is the ...

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OnePlus One explains why full production is delayed

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The OnePlus One showed up on the scene as one of the most anticipated Android devices of the new year. Despite the mass popularity gained from its low costs and high specs, its popularity quickly decreased due to their invite system and unpopular contests. This has caused outrage from the ...

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Three sources to consider for buying unbranded Android phones

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Since day one, Google has made its wondrous Android OS to be open-source. This means that any company or person can manufacture a smartphone or device and install the platform at virtually no cost. As a result of this, many upstart companies and entrepreneurs have made their own Android ...

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ASUS introduces Zenfone smartphone line, hitting China on April 11

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ASUS has decided to launch a new smartphone line in China. The line contains Zenfone 4, 5 and 6, and they are all powered by the Intel Atom chipsets. The devices will be launched in China on April 11, and about the pricing, Zenfone 4 will be available for $100, the Zenfone 5 for  $150, and ...

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Samsung confirms QHD AMOLED display, also working on UHD

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It seems like yesterday when the Samsung Galaxy S4 was introduced, an amazing smartphone with a lot of capabilities. And now, the Mobile World Congress is just around the corner, and word is on the street that Samsung will unveil the Samsung Galaxy S5 at the mega event. We have heard a lot ...

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Motorola DVX hits FCC, expected to offer four back cover color options

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The rumored cheaper version of Motorola’s Moto X, the DVX, looks as if it will be offered with multiple back cover color options.  According to pictures appearing on China’s version of Twitter, Weibo, the DVX has at least four backplate colors in the works.  For those in emerging ...

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Already? Sony XperiaZ1 successor rumored in the works

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Well, that didn’t take long. Mere days after Sony announced their flagship Z1 rumors have started flying (albeit from anonymous sources) that the Z1 successor ‘Z2′ is now in the works.  Let us refer to it by it’s purported code name Avatar, shall we? The rumored specs ...

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Motorola rumored to be making a cheaper Nexus 4-like phone

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According to the Spanish tech site ADSLZone, Motorola is making a less expensive phone in the spirit of the Nexus 4. Rumors concerning the American manufacturer’s plans say that the upcoming device will play host to high-end hardware like a quad-core processor, without the high-end price. ...

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Two LG devices hit Verizon’s prepaid roster

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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 (pictured) is a revamped version of the LG Optimus L3 II. It has a 3.2-inch QVGA display, 800MHz processor with 4GB of ...

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AT&T trials new pre-paid service as Aio Wireless

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Seems like every day there is a new no contract plan coming to the surface, and today is no different. Aio Wireless (a new no-contract service provider and subsidiary of AT&T) is currently launching in three cities — Houston, Orlando and Tampa. Plans range from $35 to $70 a month, and ...

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Image of LG Optimus G Pro leaked for AT&T

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As we reported earlier this week, it was confirmed that LG will be hosting a press event in the Big Apple on May 1st and its main focus will be on the Optimus G Pro. To get us all a little more excited, an image was leaked this afternoon via Twitter of the upcoming smartphone... Read More

Verizon lays out device payment plan details

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Verizon Wireless officially began their payment plan option yesterday, giving customers the ability to purchase and activate service on a full retail priced device and pay for it in monthly installments. If you have been wondering what the specifics are, Verizon let us know today on their blog: ...

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