Share data usage stats with Mobile Performance Meter for free gift cards (review)

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We all could use free gift cards whenever possible right? Especially when there is not much we have to do except maybe download a free app and keep the meter running in the background. Developed by Embee Mobile, the purpose of the Mobile Performance Meter app is really to help market research ...

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AT&T intros new $45 GoPhone Plan

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AT&T introduced a new $45 prepaid GoPhone plan today, while also announcing changes in how they handle data overages.  The new GoPhone plan includes: unlimited nationwide voice calling; unlimited nationwide text, picture and video messages; unlimited text messages from the U.S. to Mexico, ...

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Duck Dynasty Combined With Tower Defense

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Tower defense games are becoming a huge hit as more and more come out with new and unique ways to defend what is yours. Activision wants to join the party on tower defense craze and the huge company has chosen to take a spin on the ever so watched show, Duck Dynasty. You take the... Read More

Nokia Z Launcher Beta available in the Play store

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If you are someone who loves trying new launches for your Android phone, check out the Nokia Z Launcher.  Be warned, it is still in Beta, but it seems to be working well for most people.  The Z launcher is an interesting take on a launcher.  It splits your day up into different time periods:... ...

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Samsung preparing to sell fewer smartphone models on the future

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How the mighty have… kind of fallen?  Just a short while ago Samsung seemed to be on the top of the Android smartphone heap, now they are seeing sales and profits decline.  In response to the impending crisis Samsung is preparing to trim the models of smartphones they produce by up to ...

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FreedomPop now offering 100 free minutes of international calls each month

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FreedomPop has quite the knack for making headlines with their free mobile calling service. Well, they’re doing so again, and those who make frequent calls internationally will really enjoy this news. FreedomPop offers 100 free minutes of international calls FreedomPop is giving 100 free ...

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Android tablets make up ground in business activations

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With iOS continuing to dominate the mobile space on the business side, many will be surprised to see Android gain market share amongst business users in the tablet space. According to a recent quarterly report by Good Technology, Android tablets made up 11% of business activations in Q3 2014. ...

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LG Aka smartphones have personalities, names, and eyes

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The smartphone market is starving for innovation. Except for the recent release of the feature-filled Android Lollipop, arguably nothing truly innovative has come from smartphones for a couple of years. New phones these days means more pixels (on the screen and on the camera), a newer chip, and ...

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A look at current mobile display technologies

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In the smartphone industry, the display is a large part of what makes or breaks a device. I mean, without the display how would we use a smartphone? So often when manufacturers release their device, they throw around terms like “Super AMOLED” and “Retina Display”. What ...

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Next-gen LG flagship could get huge camera upgrade

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The LG G3 features a 13 MP camera that is pretty great.  It is just one of the features that helped to make the G3 one of the best Android phones of the year.  It doesn’t sound like LG is resting on it’s laurels, news is starting to leak out that the camera in next... Read More

Archos announces colorful new smartphones

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The bargain smartphone segment has grown immensely recently and it will continue to grow with Archos’ new Platinum smartphones.  The Platinum line is made up of two new smartphones, the 45c and the 50b.  The 45c is the smaller of the two phones with a 4.5″ screen.  The 50b is the ...

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Archos announces new Android tablets, smartphones, and gadgets for IFA

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Archos has announced a number of new smartphones and tablets ahead of the annual IFA trade event, a couple of which run Android. First up is the 5-inch 50b Platinum, a handset that runs Android 4.4 KitKat and features a quad-core processor. Additional specifications include an 8-megapixel rear ...

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Samsung says they are losing profit due to a weak demand for their low-mid tier smartphones

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When you think of Samsung you think of high sales numbers. Well, it looks like those numbers are lower than we thought, at least as far as low and mid tier devices are concerned. Samsung says that their profits will be approximately 24% lower this quarter than it was a year ago. They had to... ...

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Amazon smartphone rumored as AT&T exclusive with “Prime Data”

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It seems like the rumored Amazon smartphone has been in the works for years, and the rumors just keep on coming.  This time the information comes from Boy Genius Report. BGR claims to have received information from parties close to the matter, and that the new Amazon device will be an AT&T ...

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GameStop is treading into smartphone territory

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GameStop has long been a giant in the world of video gaming, but soon they are stepping up into the smartphone world as well. As much as we love to go dig through pre-owned games, we may be going to GameStop for something a little different soon. Their new plan of action is to open... Read More