BBM 2.0 is on its way to Android

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Due to a few trip ups in launching BBM for Android, many users ditched it early on. And lately it seems as though Blackberry is working to do something about that. Blackberry Messenger 2.0 for Android is (almost) here! BBM has been updating like crazy in the past few weeks, making some decent ...

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Skype: Our mobile experience could be better

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Skype is a very inconsistent experience, especially when compared to it’s iOS counterpart. It seems, however, that Skype are fully aware of this. They just took to their blog to reassure loyal Android users that they are working hard to improve the service. We know that as users have ...

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Geeksphone Revolution comes with Android and Firefox OS

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Internet users around the world are familiar with the name of Mozilla Firefox, but not all of them know that Mozilla has an OS for mobile – Firefox OS. Like Android it’s based on Linux and seeks to disrupt the industry. A company known as Geeksphone has introduced a smartphone, the ...

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Nexus 7 finally certified for Verizon 4G LTE

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Verizon has officially introduced the Nexus 7 with support for its 4G LTE network. Arriving later this week (February 13), the 32GB 7-inch tablet will be offered at $349.99 through its retail stores and website. For a limited time, Verizon will sell the tablet at $249 with a two-year service ...

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HTC to offer wider range of products in 2014

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In addition to the flagship, look for mid-range and entry-level models from HTC A new report out of Reauters today tells us that HTC will employ a different strategy for 2014, namely more phones. The problem with us last year was we only concentrated on our flagship. We missed a huge chunk of ...

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Boost Mobile offering limited time $35 unlimited 4G LTE plan

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Carriers are constantly coming up with new way to get smartphone users to change their provider and Boost Mobile just unveiled a new promo offering unlimited talk, text and data for new customers for only $35 for the first six months of service. The deal is good from now until March 31 for any ...

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Steve Wozniak suggests Apple to make Android phones

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Apple founder Steve Wozniak has found himself in a bit of a fanboy brouhaha after this week suggesting that Apple should consider make an Android smartphone. Speaking with WIRED at the Apps World North America conference in San Francisco, Woz said: “There’s nothing that would keep Apple ...

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Android and the Smart Home

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Home security is no longer just for at home. The past 5 years have seen cell phone technology transform the way we interact with the things we own, putting their management into the palm of your hand. You can now control everything from baby monitors to refrigerators with your smartphone, and ...

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Pebble appstore beta now available for Android, finalized version coming soon

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Pebble promised to release its new appstore to the public Monday and it kept its word… sort of. If you’re on an iOS device, you can download the updated Pebble app from iTunes that has the appstore baked in, but Pebble is still fine tuning a few things before releasing the final ...

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Microsoft eyeing Sundar Pichai as next CEO

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A new rumor states that Sundar Pichai could be in the running to be the next Microsoft CEO. It seems as though Microsoft hasn’t really been hunting for a new CEO as actively as they should be. But according to SiliconANGLE, they have their eyes on someone who would really do well in the ...

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Waze seeks beta testers

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Waze is in need of beta testers!  Go to the link here to become an official beta tester for Waze. The following requirements below are needed in order to become a beta tester. Requirements: - Android OS 2.2 and up - Device resolution 320X480 and up - Ongoing participation and responsiveness - ...

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Motorola’s Project Ara team being integrated with Google’s Android team

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The Internet is buzzing about Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility and you may be wondering what is going to happen to Motorola’s Project Ara. We have great news for you…. the Googlely project will remain with Google. It seems that the about $3 billion purchase of ...

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Android 4.4 KitKat update for HTC One hits U.S. carrier labs, certification expected next week

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HTC took to the Twitterverse Thursday to announce that One owners in the U.S. should be seeing the update to the latest and greatest version of Android soon. The company said that the final KitKat software has entered carrier labs for final testing and certification is expected next week. The ...

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Blendoku app review

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If you’re like me then you like to play your mobile games in short, few minute bursts a couple of times a day. Once in a while you might find yourself dropping an hour’s worth of free time, but generally speaking, it’s nothing regular. And, if you’re like me, you prefer ...

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Max Mobile Security, App review

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Max Mobile Security is another security app that claims to protect against viruses, but also boast a collection of other features that make it quite nice, however the $10/year is not appealing, but it might bring peace of mind to some. Being an Android enthusiast, I am constantly downloading ...

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