New type of wearable introduced at CES 2015

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Optinvent, a company that specializes in smart wearables (specifically eyewear), announced a new type of wearable technology today at CES that they are calling the ORA-X. This new device is a pair of high-end headphones running android, with a transparent display attached to the side. ...

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CES: RCA announces two Android budget phones

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RCA announced today that they will be releasing new Android phones that run Android 4.4 Kit Kat.  The first phone is the RCA G! which will arrive with a 5.5″ 1080 x720p display, 1.3GHz quad core processor, 8 GB built-in storage, and expandable memory up to 32 GB.  The G1 will come in both ...

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HTC Desire 320 coming to the UK and Germany

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A new low-end device is set to arrive in the United Kingdom and Germany in the form of the HTC Desire 320. With a 854×480 resolution, 1.3Ghz processor, 8GB of internal memory, and a 2100mAh battery, it certainly does not have specs that will break any benchmarks, but is certainly a solid ...

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You can now play Flappy Bird on your Android Wear smartwatch, if you want! [APK Download]

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I’m sure there’s an audience out there who crave to play that annoying Flappy Bird game on a tiny smartwatch screen, so this one’s for you. Android dev Corbin Davenport, the same guy that ported Minecraft and Doom to Android Wear, has achieved the same feat with Flappy Bird – the incredibly ...

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BLU launches new 4G capable devices

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4G is taking over the existing network bands due to the speed and flexibility it provides above 3G. But the problem is our old devices are not capable enough to run a 4G network and truth to be told, phone manufacturers include 4G capabilities mostly on their high-end flagship devices. Drilling ...

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Kodak jumps on the Android bandwagon with their own device

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The smartphone market rarely stands still and Kodak look to be embracing that by utilising Google’s Android OS. Kodak was spotted churning out plans for a new Android device to be announced in CES 2015. Not only that, it seems Bullitt Group is going to partner with Kodak in releasing ...

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Now you can install Google Play on your Amazon Fire phone

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Amazon made their debut in the smartphone market by introducing the Amazon Fire Phone. It is an Android powered smartphone featuring Amazon’s very own Fire OS. Although, it is Android but a user can only use the Amazon App store with the Fire Phone, which means no access to Google Play ...

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Sony might just launch a VAIO Android smartphone at CES 2015

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With CES 2015 rapidly approaching, the speculation inevitably begins, and first up is Sony who may just be set to launch an Android powered VAIO branded smartphone. There’s no word as to the exact specifics of what a VAIO device may entail, but with the success of Sony’s Xperia ...

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Google lists their must-have apps for Android devices

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You may have seen our guide to the best apps to get you started on your Android device, but Google has created their own must-have apps of 2014. In fact, Google have gone through their entire app catalogue and created a list of 127 apps that you absolutely cannot live without. Most of the ...

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The best apps and games for your new Android device

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So you just unwrapped your new Android smartphone or tablet and the first thing you do after signing into your Google Account is fire up the Google Play Store to download some apps, but with such a selection to choose from where do you start? Well, we’ve got your back and have highlighted ...

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HTC A12 specifications leak online

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According to TalkAndroid, specs for the mid-range HTC A12 have been leaked by Upleaks. This is one month before its expected release at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada The details include a 4.7-inch 720p display, a 64-bit, 1.2GHz Snapdragon 410 processor, an 8-megapixel ...

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How Android can improve

Android is an awesome operating system. One of the greatest out there for watches, and smartphones. It is adaptable, beautiful, customisable and compatible. Of course, like everything, it is not perfect. However, here are a few of my biggest gripes with the current operating system. 1. Virtual ...

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Tingz.me App Review

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Tingz.me is an app that looks to help you in app discovery by monitoring your usage, and then recommending apps to you based on your usage. While it’s a neat idea and they try to present it in a simple package, the app needs some polish. Tingz.me When you first open the app, it walks... ...

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Nokia may release the Nokia C1 Android smartphone in 2015

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Cult of Android has reported that Nokia may be planning Android handsets for the future.The company supposedly will release the Foxconn-manufactured Nokia C1 smartphone, an Android 5.0 Lollipop device with an Intel processor, in early 2015. Nokia’s mobile division was, of course, sold to ...

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Runkeeper updated to support the Sony Smartwatch 3

One of the comments we pulled out when we reviewed the Sony Smartwatch 3 was that the dedicated GPS chip was a brilliant addition but required developers to take advantage of it to really make it significant. Well the folks over at Runkeeper have done just that and their latest update brings ...

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