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Ready Contact List: A new, beautiful contact list replacement app, plus a contest

The phone part of Android phones can use some improvements, and today I give you a look at the Ready Contact List app that does just that.

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HTC One M8 with Windows

In an unexpected twist, HTC has announced that the HTC One M8 will be released on Verizon running Windows. It is the same flagship device with the same “UltraPixel Duos

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Sony announces Xperia M2 Aqua

Sony dove into the mid range phone market with the Xperia M2 Aqua. The M2 Aqua offers up mid range specs with premium features like Sony’s OmniBalance, waterproofing at IP65/68

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Android “L” release to include multi-user support for phones

Multi-user profile support has been available on tablets for some time but is yet to appear on Android phones. However, a recent post on the Android issue tracker may suggest

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Project Ara gets more details as Google show developers what they can do

The modular phone is becoming more of a reality with Project Ara and Google have now shown developers just what is required to create swappable parts for the modular device.

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Android now powers almost 60% of mobile devices – about 3 times the amount of iOS devices

During the first quarter of 2013, Android continued to surge forward. Google’s mobile platform powered an impressive 59.9% of all “smart” mobile devices sold, with a total shipment level of

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AT&T offering at least $100 credit for trade-ins on smartphones

AT&T has a new offer from their retail locations that lets customers get at least $100 towards the purchase of a new device when they trade in their old smartphone.

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New rumors drop about HTC Myst, the fabled Facebook phone

If you’ve been around the Android circuit practically at all, chances are you’ve heard about a Facebook phone at least once. Probably more than that – but, I digress. There

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WSJ reports Amazon working on “Kindle Phone”, to release as early as late 2012

There have been rumors floating around for a bit now about Amazon working on a so-called “Kindle Phone”. Now, the Wall Street Journal is reporting the same thing, adding coals

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ADzero to usher in new era of bamboo smartphones?

Of the myriad benefits to going Android, one in particular affects every user: the choice of hardware. Unlike with Apple devices, Android users have a wide range of different styles

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Samsung’s 2012 phones to feature all-day battery Life

Without a doubt, one of the biggest pain points for smartphone users is the battery life.  Let’s be honest here, Android devices thus far have suffered from some less-than desirable

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Lucky number “Zeta” – HTC’s rumored 2.5GHz quad-core, Ice Cream Sandwich behemoth

Engadget was handed a render and some specs of a possible upcoming HTC device, compelling us to revisit the age-old question: “should I wait to buy my next smartphone?” If

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ZTE to make Boost Mobile debut with the ZTE Warp

ZTE, a company that we primarily see across the lake in places like Korea, has decided to give the U.S. some love with their newly announced “ZTE Warp.” The company

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HTC Sensation XL/Runnymede Officially Announced with Beats Audio

HTC is on a roll these days as they recently announced the Sensation XE and now they are back with another addition to their Sensation line. Today, they officially announced

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Win Free Phones for Life from the Shack!

I am pretty sure that everyone out there would be thrilled to get the email that we just got from the Shack this afternoon, telling us how we can win free phones for life! Check it out after the break.