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Dropping ‘Motorola’ hurts, but it’s the right thing for Lenovo to do

We learned on Thursday at CES 2016 that Lenovo, one of the largest electronics companies in the world and owner of Motorola, would be shuttering the Motorola name. Lenovo bought

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What if the iPhone ran Android, and Google didn’t allow iOS users to use Google Search, Gmail and YouTube?

I finally got back to San Diego, after a ten day holiday vacation with my family. I had a great time celebrating and feasting with the ones I love. Being

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Google will not use Java APIs in Android N

Google has announced that it will move away from Java application programming interfaces (APIs) in favor of OpenJDK from Android N onwards. It is noteworthy that OpenJDK is an open-source version of Oracle’s Java

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Order the unlocked Elephone Vowney Lite Android Lollipop smartphone for $240

Some of you may have a little extra cash in your pockets as Christmas just passed, and you might have received money as a gift. Just because you have extra

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Check out NVIDIA’s 12 days of Christmas deals for the SHIELD

  It is Christmas Eve and there is a good chance you’re enjoying time off of school and/or work. NVIDIA is kicking off  its 12 days of Christmas with a

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Dear Santa, Can you please add these features to flagship devices for 2016?

The lines between budget, mid-range, and high-end phones are rapidly becoming blurred. There are many devices in every price category that perform at a high-level, so it is about time

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Google running holiday deals on Play Store for movies, music, books and more

I personally get a lot of my media content from the Play Store, so I love when Google randomly throws out a game sale or discount for movies or music.

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Pre-order the Leagoo Alfa 1 Android Lollipop smartphone for $99.99

On a budget? Or simply of tired of paying a ton for phones? I am tired of paying hidden fees with cell phone companies, and simply am going the route

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We are giving away the ultimate gift package! An Amazon gift card, Chromecast Audio, Star Wars Cardboard and more

2016 is coming to an end and we are just a week away from Christmas. I know everyone doesn’t celebrate Christmas, but many of you do support giving and especially

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Project Fi now offers device insurance

Users who purchased a Nexus 5X or 6P on Google’s Project Fi have sadly been unable to take advantage of the Nexus Protect program, Google’s insurance for Nexus devices. Google

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The best options for staying connected while traveling abroad

Most of us need to stay connected 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Do you remember paying for long distance phone calls or even handwriting letters to pen

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Now that Play Music’s family plan is out, have you switched?

Like millions others, I’ve been a happy Spotify Premium member for some time now, and have been very satisfied with the music abilities it provides. High quality sound, downloading music for

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Google’s Now on Tap gets more helpful for the holidays

With Android Marshmallow, Google debuted a super useful feature called Now on Tap – an efficient way to ping a search from any screen. It enhances the power of the search giant and

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Order the unlocked all metal Lollipop Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 for $170

Gearbest.com is a leader in providing fantastic unlocked Android phones at great prices. I most recently reviewed the Asus Zenfone 2 which is the first of many smartphones in the

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Google adds new sharing and travel features into Inbox

Not too long ago, Google spiffied up Inbox with the capability to bundle relevant trip information and quick access to up-to-date details. Especially for frequent travelers, this gave us the organization and efficiency