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Alex Wagner

Alex is the Editorial Director of News and Content for PhoneDog Media. He digs mobile tech and just about every other kind of tech, too. He's also into cooking, sports, his two cats and drinking lots of coffee.

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OnePlus 7 Days of Giveaways promo will give out accessories, OnePlus One phones, and more

OnePlus has been pretty busy this month, launching its “The Gift of One” promotion that made the OnePlus One available to everyone, reopening sales for all once again a week later for its first...
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HTC Gallery app update brings Cloud Viewer and more

If you’re an HTC user, Peter Chou and Co. have a nice app update for you. HTC Gallery is receiving an update that brings with it a number of new features, including the ability to view photos and...
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Nexus 6 stock arrives in Motorola's online store

Get some spending money for the holidays? If so, you may want to mosey on over to Motorola’s web store. The Nexus 6 is available once again from Motorola’s online store. All of the variants are...
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Falcon Pro Twitter client for Android rewrite in the works, Material Design planned

Falcon Pro is one of the most popular Twitter clients on Android. Despite the fact that it was pulled from Google Play in early 2013 after its Twitter token limit was reached, creator Joaquim Vergès...
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Kodak to launch Android smartphones and tablets

Kodak’s not nearly as huge a name in technology today as it used to be, but the company is going to try and make a bit of a comeback using mobile. Kodak is teaming up with Bullitt Group to release...
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Samsung Z1 shows its Tizen-powered self off again in new leak

If you’re a Tizen fan, then I’ve got a little Christmas surprise for you. More photos of the Samsung Z1 have surfaced, giving us another glimpse at what could be the first Tizen smartphone released...
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BLU Products unveils trio of new 4G LTE Android phones

BLU Products today announced a trio of new smartphones, and the good news is that they’re all at least *a bit* smaller than the BLU Studio 7.0 that debuted earlier this month. The first BLU device is... logo

Amazon now offering 40 paid Android apps for free

Just as promised, Amazon is now offering its biggest Free App of the Day bundle ever, and there are lots of goodies to be had. The Amazon Appstore is giving up to $220 worth of Android apps for free...
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Android 5.0.1 now rolling out to NVIDIA SHIELD tablet

Just one month after NVIDIA began pushing Android 5.0 Lollipop to the SHIELD tablet, the graphics card company is continuing its streak of being on the ball with Android OS updates. NVIDIA is now...
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Google Play guidelines now restrict devs from including user reviews in app descriptions

Google recently updated its Play store developer guidelines, and the change could force a lot of devs to update the descriptions of their apps. On the “Keyword spam” page of Google’s Android...
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Samsung says Galaxy Note II, Note 3, S4, and others will get Android 5.0 Lollipop

Leaks have shown that Samsung is planning to update devices like the Galaxy Note 3, Note 4, S4, and S5 to Android 5.0, but we haven’t heard much on the matter from Samsung itself. That is, until...
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New HTC Hima, HTC 'A12' details leak out

Earlier this month, a report claimed to shed light on HTC’s next Android flagship, codenamed “Hima.” Today additional details on that device and another new HTC phone have surfaced. Upleaks, the...
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BlackBerry Rio 'Z20' image leak may show the next full-touch 'Berry

BlackBerry may be pushing the QWERTY-equipped Classic pretty hard, but that doesn’t mean that the company is abandoning the full-touch form factor. Images of what are said to be the BlackBerry Rio “...
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Latest HTC Hot Deal offers 20 percent off any phone through January 2

Ready for another HTC Hot Deal? Because that’s exactly what I’ve got for you on this fine Tuesday. HTC’s latest Hot Deal will knock 20 percent off the price of any HTC phone. In order to get the...
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Samsung's leather-clad Galaxy Alpha is super limited

The Galaxy Alpha is widely regarded as one of Samsung’s best-looking smartphones to date, offering a one-handed size and metal edge. Now Samsung is taking things a step further by adding even more...