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Alex Wagner

Editorial Director of News and Content for PhoneDog Media. Arsenal, beer, video games. Can be followed on Twitter at @alw.

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Samsung Gear 360 2017

Samsung Gear 360 (2017) launching tomorrow for $229

After revealing its new Gear 360 camera back in March, Samsung today revealed when you’ll actually be able to buy the thing. The new Samsung Gear 360 will launch in stores and online tomorrow, May...
Amazon Echo Dot

Amazon sale cuts $10 off the price of Echo Dot

Looking to get a new assistant for your home? Amazon’s got a deal on one right now. Amazon is currently selling the Echo Dot for $39.99, which is $10 off its normal price. This sale applies to both...

T-Mobile tempting Verizon customers to switch with offer to pay off their phones

T-Mobile today announced a couple of new promotions, one targeted at Verizon customers and one that existing T-Mo subscribers can take advantage of. First up, T-Mobile is launching its #...
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Snapchat rolling out custom Stories

On the same day that its rival introduced new story features, Snapchat has made an announcement of its own. Snapchat is now rolling out support for custom Stories. With a custom Story, you can decide...
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Google enables easy family sharing for Calendar, Keep, Photos

Last year, Google launched Google Play Family Library to make it easy to share your digital purchases with your family members. Google has rolled out additional family-focused features since then,...
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Xfinity Mobile service launches with unlimited data plan deal

Last month, Comcast revealed that it was finally getting into the wireless business with Xfinity Mobile. Now the service is officially live. Xfinity Mobile has launched, offering service on Verizon’s...
LeEco

LeEco is slashing 70 percent of its US workforce

Last year, LeEco announced that it would be bringing its hardware stateside in an attempt to make a splash in the US market. Fast-forward to today, though, and the company’s future in the US is...
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Apple and Nokia settle legal dispute, sign patent license deal

Late last year, Nokia sued Apple for alleged patent infringement and it looked like another big legal battle could be on the horizon. However, that won’t be the case. Apple and Nokia have announced...
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Instagram adding location and hashtag-based Stories

Instagram Stories is once again expanding with new features. Instagram is now rolling out Stories based on location and hashtag. When you switch over to the Explore tab in the Instagram app, you’ll...
Microsoft Surface Pro 2017

Microsoft unveils new Surface Pro along with updated Type Cover and Surface Pen

As expected, Microsoft today took the wraps off of its newest Surface device, the Surface Pro. The new Surface Pro looks similar to the Surface Pro 4 that debuted in late 2015, but there are some...
Amazon Echo Dot

Amazon's refurbished Echo and Echo Dot now on sale

Amazon is starting the week off with some deals on Echo devices. Amazon is now offering a refurbished Echo for $134.99, down from the $179.99 asking price for a new model. Both black and white...
Moto Z2 Play leak

Moto Z2 Play leaks continue as Lenovo confirms battery size

The Moto leaks continue to come with regularity, as more info regarding the unannounced Moto Z2 Play has emerged. First up, Lenovo’s official Twitter account recently said that the Moto Z2 Play will...
Samsung Galaxy S8+

Samsung kicks off T-Mobile Galaxy S8 Buy One, Get One deal

Less than two weeks after T-Mobile launched a Buy One, Get One offer on the Galaxy S8, Samsung has kicked off a deal of its own. Samsung is now offering a Buy One, Get One deal on the T-Mobile Galaxy...
LG X venture

LG X venture is a rugged Android phone that's launching this week

A lot of smartphones released these days are made of glass, which looks nice but isn’t the most rugged material out there. If you’re more interested in a phone that’s tough, AT&T’s got a new...
Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active shows its face in new image leak

Following last month’s rumor that a Galaxy S8 Active is in the works, an image of the device has now leaked out. The Wireless Power Consortium has posted a listing for the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active on...

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