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Amazon reveal and release FireTV

by Ryan Burgesson April 3, 2014
Yesterday Amazon announced and then subsequently released their new set top box called FireTV. Here is some good condensed info on the box taken from Neogaf: Info: -$99 system -$40 controller (comes with $10 in Amazon credit to spend on games and a free copy of Sev Zero) -Runs Amazon’s version of Android -It’s like […]
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Galaxy S5 Comes With 3 New Battery Saving Features

by Dilawer Soomroon March 9, 2014
Galaxy S5 is the latest flagship smartphone by Samsung. It comes with a lot of new features and functions to give it an edge over the competition. However, the battery life, as usual is very limited for Android devices. Equipped with a 2800 mAh battery, the Galaxy S5 doesn’t seem like a big hit for heavy Android users. […]
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Offers Up To 10.7GB of Internal Storage

by Dilawer Soomroon March 9, 2014
Samsung Galaxy S4 was the target of online ridicule when users noticed how the smartphone was offering less storage space for saving content while system files took up a large portion of the internal storage. In numbers, the 16GB variant of the Galaxy S4 only offered around 9GB of storage for the user, which is […]

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Smell The Bacon App Will Wake You Up to The Sound and Smell of Bacon

by Anna Johnsonon March 6, 2014
Wake Up & Smell the Bacon app pairs with your iPhone to create an alarm clock of sorts that can wake you up to the sizzling sound of bacon and a perfume of pork that the device puffs out. It’s the first smell-emitting device for the iPhone. Oscar Mayer is only making a limited number of devices, […]
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Xbox Live Cross-Platform for Android and iOS Under Development

by Dilawer Soomroon March 5, 2014
If you thought that Titanfall was the only big card up Microsoft’s sleeve then you’ve never been so wrong. The company is actually thinking of extending its Xbox Live gaming experience to other platforms like iOS and Android in the future. Xbox Live to Power Android and iOS Games Apple and Google both use their […]

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OUYA Everywhere to bring the Android platform to more devices

by Ryan Burgesson March 4, 2014
OUYA announced yesterday their plans to bring their Android platform to other devices in the near future. These other devices include set-top boxes and smart TVs. There are no official confirmations on whom wants OUYA for their products but it is expected that they are to announce whom they are within the next two weeks. […]
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Forget WhatsApp, Here’s What You Need: Telegram

by Gizmoration March 4, 2014
Letters—Morse code—SMSs—Instant Messengers. The world of communication has developed by many folds in the 20th Century itself. The world is shrinking; you can instantly connect with anyone from US, Australia or Germany. But, when it comes to instant messenger, nothing can beat WhatsApp (until now). WhatsApp recently got into news with its acquisition by Facebook for […]

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Android beats Apple in tablet sales last year

by Ryan Burgesson March 3, 2014
Android tablets managed to collectively over take Apple as their global market share increased to 61.9% according to research firm Gartner. Though sales of Android tablets increased overall by 127% the iPad reigned supreme being the highest selling single tablet, which I think is unsurprising given the number of Apple tablets available compared to the […]
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Google Glass is Updating to Android KitKat & No More Monthly Updates

by Matthew Lucason March 3, 2014
Google Glass is receiving its biggest Glass update yet. The smartglasses are getting an upgrade to Android KitKat, the latest version of Google’s mobile OS. If you own Google Glass or are simply interested in it and its updates, you may have noticed that Glass didn’t get any usual major monthly updates in the months of January and February. […]

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Nokia X rooted and Google Play installed

by Ryan Burgesson March 2, 2014
Nokia released their new line of Android smartphones this week at the Mobile World Congress and we were told that the phone would run Nokia’s own flavour of android. This meant that you could not access the Google Play store leaving you without the huge number of apps the service has and being stuck with […]
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FIFA 14 releases for Windows Phone

by Ryan Burgesson March 1, 2014
So after a long wait FIFA 14 finally makes it’s way to Windows Phone. Coming almost a full 6 months after its iOS and Android counterparts this just further solidifies Windows Phone’s place as the black sheep of the family. If a big company like EA takes half a year to port a game to […]
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(Finally) Moto G Capped as Motorola’s Best-Selling Phone

by Gizmoration February 28, 2014
Yes, it’s official: Moto G is Motorola’s bestselling phone of all time. Motorola’s on a topsy-turvy ride; repeated fall in sales, then getting acquired by Google and astonishingly sold to Lenovo. It’s nothing less than a golden history for folks at Motorola. It was launched way back in November 2013, with a minimal price tag of […]

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The Nvidia Shield will release in the UK

by Ryan Burgesson February 27, 2014
Nvidia’s handheld PC gaming solution the Shield will release in the UK eventually. Nvidia’s director of corporate communications, Luciano Alibrandi said to TechRadar: It will come… It’s just a question of when. The Nvidia Shield has been around in America for about half a year and it wasn’t exactly met with a huge fanfare. Its […]
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Samsung Gear Fit is a Curved, Fitness-oriented Wristband

by Eric Brownon February 26, 2014
Samsung Gear Fit is much simpler than Samsung’s range of smartwatches, with its primary function being to let you track when you walk, run, cycle or hike – the latter of which Samsung seems a little obsessed with. It’s surely just walking. The Korean electronics giant loaded its new fitness band, the Gear Fit, with a real-time operating […]

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Sony Xperia Z2 Unveiled: Waterproof, 5.2-inch Display, 4K Recording

by Nick Adamson February 24, 2014
The Sony Xperia Z2 was launched as the latest flagship super-phone from Sony, four months after introducing Xperia Z1 and one year after launching the first phone in the series, the Xperia Z. The new phone keeps the same aluminium-edged design, sexy glass front and back, Full HD display, a 2.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and impressive 20.7-megapixel camera. Like its predecessor, […]
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Flyfit, An Accurate Tracking Fitness Band For Your Ankle, Not Wrist

by Chris Murphyon February 23, 2014
Flyfit, a Kickstarter project, able to record other aspects of your daily activity — your steps, your sleep cycle. It will also connect with your phone via Bluetooth, allowing the device to track pace, speed and your GPS position, all in real time. The San Francisco-based company is currently looking to raise $90,000 via Kickstarter before March […]

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Specifications and Details

by Hamza Akbaron February 23, 2014
Samsung has become a major competitor in the smartphone markets the world over owing to its creme de la creme Samsung Galaxy series; with the Galaxy series, Samsung has siphoned off a big chunk of market share from Apple. Although, some may remark Apple’s innovative ability, Samsung is no less innovative and adaptive to ever-evolving […]
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Report: Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 Will Run Tizen Instead of Android

by Matthew Lucason February 19, 2014
The Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 will run on Samsung’s homegrown Tizen OS instead of Google’s Android, according to USA Today. Samsung will unveil the device at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week, the report said. Samsung also has been working on a Tizen-based smartphone to introduce at the show, as well as other Tizen devices […]

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LG is Releasing Three L Series III Smartphones: L90, L70, L40

by Chris Murphyon February 17, 2014
LG announced the L Series III trio of entry-level and mid-range 3G smartphones. LG L90, L70, and L40 will be showcased during MWC in Barcelona with customized Android 4.4 KitKat out of the box. All of them sport faster 1.2GHz dual-core processors and refined designs that are more in line with the company’s higher-end devices. There’s […]
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Microsoft Wants To Bring Android Apps on Windows

by Matthew Lucason February 15, 2014
Microsoft has started sharing its Windows Phone 8.1 Software Development Kit with developers, and the leaks have begun. One  of the major changes appear to be a Windows Phone and Windows RT merger. Even more Microsoft reportedly is ‘seriously considering’ allowing Android apps to run on its Windows and Windows Phone operating systems. Basing their OS on Android […]
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Nokia Lumia 1320 Phablet Available in the UK Starting February 24

by Chris Murphyon February 15, 2014
Nokia Lumia 1320 phablet will be released in the UK on February 24. The recently unveiled Lumia 1320 is relatively more affordable with a price tag (unofficial) of £299 ($500) for the pre-order SIM-free model. That price point puts the 1320 in the same range as the Huawei Ascend Mate and 16GB Nexus 5. Given that a SIM-free Lumia 1520 can run […]

 
 
 
 

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