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Norway, Sweden and others will soon see Google Play Gift Cards

Like anything else Google service related, it takes time for things to go global. All those regulations and Government red tape things. Slowly but surely things do find their ways overseas though. The most recent Google service, of sorts, to find a new set of homes are the fabulous Google...
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leather phone

Would you want a flexible, leather phone? A concept by Jonas Daehnert

Yes, we know; the concept is for a Windows Phone. However, with the advent of flexible smartphones almost upon us, it’s increasingly interesting to visit concepts that we may well be seeing more of in the future. The leather phone concept pictured above was created by designer Jonas...
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Illinois woman perishes after trying to save her smartphone from a burning Home

A lot has been made of our current generation and the fact that many of us cannot survive without a smartphone. You can see it anywhere you go, people who cannot put their phones down, perhaps in fear that they will miss something in their virtual life as real life passes by around them....
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Follow-up Amazon Kindle Fire HDX

Follow-up Amazon Kindle Fire HDX may carry a Snapdragon 805

Last year’s Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 was a pretty impressive piece of kit, if you could forgive the forked Android operating system that was on it. It looks like Amazon may be readying a follow-up Amazon Kindle Fire HDX tablet after an incriminating benchmark was spotted on the...
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Xiaomi leapfrogs Apple

Xiaomi leapfrogs Apple for number 2 spot in China, Samsung next in Sights

Xiaomi is a name that is still very foreign in the Western smartphone market, though they have recently been on the radar courtesy of their bold “Hunger Marketing” campaigns which generally result in thousands of devices being sold in not much time at all. While that in itself...
Filed in: Manufacturers, News
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BBM for Android and iOS to get redesign to look more native on Devices

It certainly would appear that today is offering up some pretty good news in the way of social interactions. Moments ago we alerted everyone that Facebook would be pulling the messaging function from the main app and shifting everyone over to the Facebook Messenger app. Now we find out...
Filed in: Applications, News, Software
Facebook Messanger

Facebook Messenger app soon required to keep chatting

While Facebook might not be your favorite social media platform out there, it is quite large and still used by millions. A new round of changes are headed to Android and iOS in the next week in regards to the app and what you will be able to do. As it sits right now you can chat will...
Filed in: Applications, News, Software
Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Samsung Galaxy Alpha display seemingly confirmed to be 720p

For some time we believed that the Samsung Galaxy Alpha, or what we thought to be called the Galaxy F, was going to be a premium device offering something a bit more special than what the Galaxy S5 is. After a series of leaked photos of the device came out, it seems almost certain that...
Filed in: News, Phones, Rumor
Motorola Nexus 6

Shamu, the mysterious Motorola Nexus 6, is definitely a thing. Android Silver, not so Much

More information about a possible Motorola Nexus 6 has been slowly trickling out today. After hearing the first suggestion that such a device might exist, The Information apparently has it on good authority that Motorola is indeed working with Google for a new 5.9-inch Nexus device,...
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LG Tab Book

Android powered LG Tab Book launched with 11.6-inch Display and Intel Core i5 processor

LG has announced a new Android based tablet dubbed as the Tab Book 11TA740-GA50K. This model is a hybrid between a laptop and a tablet. The Tab Book line-up was launched a while ago which was based on Windows 8.1 and now, they have developed its Android variant. The Tab Book is powered...
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Apple iPhone 6

Why the Apple iPhone 6 may cause other phones to get slightly more Expensive

It’s probably somewhat of an understatement to say that many of us in the Android community couldn’t care less about what happens to Apple‘s latest rumoured device, the Apple iPhone 6. Unfortunately, its existence might have an undesired side-effect on the rest of the...
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