Why I buy refurbished tech and you should too

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Hi, I’m Tarus, and I’m a “tech-aholic”. I love mobile tech — phones, tablets, wearables. if it has to do with mobile, I’m all over it. The newest flagship phones are starting to be released, and I’m wide-eyed yet again, hoping to get my hands on the latest and greatest. With ...

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Sprint Rolling out KitKat 4.4.3 update to Nexus 5

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A new update is out today for the Nexus 5 on Sprint.  This update version (KTU84F) brings about various bug fixes, and also enables the device to work on Sprint’s Spark LTE bands 26 and 41.  Sprint’s update page states that the update will be released over-the-air in stages and may ...

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Kill time with Shuttle Up

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Looking for a new game to pass time? Shuttle Up is an addictive, tricky game that lets players control a shuttle as it is flying through the air. The game itself is very simple. All you have to do is get the shuttle as high as possible and become the ruler of high scores. Sound... Read More

Verizon Red HTC One M8 may be on the horizon

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Renowned leaker, evleaks has posted via twitter that we should expect a Glamour Red HTC One (M8) soon from Big Red.  At the moment, this is merely a rumor, but evleaks is known for getting the rumor mill churning and has been right more times than not. Sprint currently has the exclusive red ...

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Get the Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5 for $99

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The Samsung Galaxy S5, arguably the most anticipated phone this year to date, was launched this week with great reviews around the web.  With every flagship launch, there will undoubtedly be early adopter sales and promos. The Galaxy S5 is no exception. For a limited time, you can pay just $99 ...

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Chrome Beta 35 for Android makes casting video easier

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Google has pushed out version 35 of the Chrome Beta app for Android, more specifically bringing the app to version 35.0.1916.34 which should be in Google Play as of writing. Amongst the usual bug and performance fixes, the most notable feature of the Chrome Beta 35 update is support for making ...

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Google gets proactive in Android app scanning

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Google has pushed one step closer to cracking down on the number of malicious applications that make it onto our handsets by implementing the Verify Apps service. Google offers a built-in service layer that offers protection to your device and Google are now building on this with Verify Apps. ...

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Nikon returns to Android game with the Coolpix S810c

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Nikon have today announced the Coolpix S810c which brings the popular technology Nikon build into their cameras with the Android Operating System. With a 16-Megapixel camera, the Nikon Coolpix S810c combines the flexibility of Android and its variety of Apps with a 12x optical zoom NIKKOR lens ...

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LG’s G Pad 8.3 gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat update early

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LG have begun rolling out Android 4.4.2 KitKat to their LG G Pad 8.3 tablet via an over-the-air (OTA) update in Europe. LG were expected to release the update, so we knew it was coming, but LG jumped the gun and are issuing the update early. The 4.4.2 KitKat update for the LG G Pad... Read More

Lenovo Announces New A-Series Android Tablets with May Launch

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With the budget-conscious in mind, Lenovo has announced a new trifecta of android tablets focused on work and play.  These A-Series tablets, as Lenovo VP Shao Tao puts it, “is designed to meet the demands of today’s young, active users who are always on the go, and have lifestyle ...

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Report: Samsung SM-T800 10.5″ AMOLED tablet specs

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It is reported that Samsung will be adding a new tablet to their huge tablet line, codenamed as Samsung SM-T800. Folks over at SAMMobile are reporting that it is a 10.5-Inch tablet with Android 4.4.2 KitKat right out of the box, and a Super AMOLED display of 2560×1600 resolution. Check out what ...

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Flappy Bird parody game “Flappy Jeremy” mashes Ron Jeremy and Miley Cyrus

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You know that recurring dream you have of Ron Jeremy replacing Miley Cyrus in the “Wrecking Ball” video? Well Flappy Jeremy has just made your dream come true. Inspired by the once removed but coming back again (possibly?) Flappy Bird, Flappy Jeremy seeks to fill the emptiness left ...

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Boomshine, a great way to pass time

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Boomshine is an addictive casual game. The point of this game is to start a chain reaction and try to explode as many dots as you can. The concept is simple, but yet catchy and addictive. The game starts out by having a bunch of multicolored dots flying around on your screen. The most logical ...

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Verizon’s HTC One Max KitKat with Sense 5.5 update landing Monday

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HTC’s executive director of product management today announced that the Android 4.4.2 update for the One Max on Verizon has received approval from the carrier and is therefore beginning its deployment as of Monday. Alongside the Android 4.4.2 update, Sense 5.5 will also be bundled for the ...

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Intel unveils 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4 KitKat

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Intel has officially announced that they have completed early work on an Android 4.4 KitKat kernel that support a 64-bit architecture. With this release, the company ported, validated and tested the Android Open Source code on [Intel Architecture], taking on the work that developers typically ...

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