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

The Nokia C1

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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Goat Simulator Sale

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I know you all have heard of the Goat Simulator from somewhere. I first heard of Goat Simulator as a computer game designed with no regards to physics or anything else that would force the game to make sense. A little while later, I heard that the beloved Goat Simulator had been ported to ...

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Google’s Santa Tracker gets Santa themed watch faces!!!

When I was little kid, I loved to watch the evening news on Christmas Eve so I could catch the updates on Santa’s location.  Knowing that Santa Claus was busy doing his thing made me even more excited, if such a thing were possible.  Through the years the Santa Tracker has seen many iterations: ...

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Download the best 20 wallpapers of 2014

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As 2014 comes to a close, we collect the best wallpapers of the year for you to download to your Android device. [Show slideshow] Of course it’s impossible to narrow down all the wallpapers in 2014 to just 20, but we’ve highlighted our favourites from throughout the year, so feel ...

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Android 5.0.1 Lollipop on Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

On December 19, SamMobiles revealed a preview of Android 5.0.1 Lollipop on the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. The Note Edge is Samsung’s first phone to have a curve-edged display. In this case, the edge is on the right side of the device and acts as a panel for apps and tasks. Touchwiz is ...

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Material Design is now used in Chromecast and Opinion Rewards

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Google has clearly embraced its Material design philosophy as the future look of Android. Material design is Google’s design language for Android 5.0 Lollipop and future versions. It uses grid-based layouts, responsive animations and transitions, and so forth. In addition to Chrome and ...

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10 of the most popular apps this week (December 19)

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Welcome back to the regular series aimed at helping Android users get more from their devices. If you’re looking for some new Android apps or games check it out: we have a handful of popular new titles to get you started. What you’ll find below are some of the hottest trending apps of the ...

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Hangouts Dialer now actually identifies itself as a dialer app

Hangouts Dialer on the Moto X

In a recent update to the Hangouts Dialer app, Google has fixed one of its biggest problems: the inability to make a phone call through another app, such as Google Maps or SMS. Instead, this always defaulted to the built-in phone app. Now, when users make an attempt this action, they have the ...

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Android 5.0 Lollipop beta leaked for Galaxy Note 3

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A recent beta of Lollipop gives Galaxy Note 3 users the opportunity to play with the newest android update. It is likely that Samsung will not be updating the Note 3 to Android 5.0 any time soon and the most recent official update from Samsung for the Note 3 is 4.4.4 KitKat, but thanks to... ...

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7-inch Blu Studio 7.0 arrives for a mere $150 unlocked

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On December 17, BLU Products introduced the Studio 7.0 smartphone. The device has an astonishing 7-inch screen, but the company has put it into a form factor that it allows it to be easily held with one hand for phone calls or to be easily put into pants pockets. CEO Samuel Ohev-Zion believes ...

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OnePlus One new t-shirt includes invite

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If you’ve been looking for an invite to buy one of most talked about phones of the past year, then get ready, because OnePlus recently announced (somewhat redundantly) that they will be selling t-shirts that include invites to buy the One. The shirts are going for 20$ each and they come ...

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