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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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Cricket Wireless

Cricket Wireless enables HD Voice on some devices

Cricket Wireless has rolled out a new feature that will improve voice calls for its customers. Cricket now offers HD Voice, which uses Voice over LTE (VoLTE) technology to give you improved voice...
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Amazon Echo with built-in display shown in leaked image

UPDATE: Clearer images of this rumored Amazon Echo with a display have been shared by @evleaks. They show the device in black and white versions, and you can see the black version below.   ORIGINAL:...
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T-Mobile Premium Device Protection Plus offers protection and support for all of your devices

T-Mobile has unveiled a new insurance program that aims to not only protect your smartphone, but also your personal info and all of the other devices in your life. Premium Device Protection (PDP)...
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OnePlus 5 is the name of OnePlus's new flagship that's coming this summer

The first details of the next OnePlus flagship smartphone have been revealed. OnePlus’s next big phone will be called the OnePlus 5, the company has confirmed to The Verge. This means that there will...
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Gmail for Android gaining anti-phishing security checks

Earlier this week, there was a big Google Docs phishing scam that made the rounds and looked pretty convincing. Not long after, Google announced an Gmail for Android feature to fight phishing scams....
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Pokémon Go event this weekend will spawn more Grass-type monsters

Heads up, Pokémon Go players, because another event is happening this weekend. Pokémon Go developer Niantic has announced that Grass-type Pokémon will appear more frequently in the wild this weekend...
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LeEco updating its smart TVs to include DirecTV Now app

LeEco offers free DirecTV Now trials with the purchase of a Ecophone or EcoTV, and now folks that buy one of the company’s televisions will have much easier access to the DirecTV Now service. LeEco...
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New Motorola Android tablet reportedly in the works with Productivity Mode feature

Motorola has churned out a few Android tablets over the years, including the Xoom and the Xyboard. It’s been a while since we’ve seen a new Moto tablet come to market, but according to a new report,...
Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung offering free Entertainment Kit to Galaxy S8 and S8+ buyers

If you’ve been thinking about buying a Galaxy S8, Samsung has kicked off a new offer that may push you over the edge. Samsung is now offering a free Entertainment Kit to consumers that buy a Galaxy...
AT&T Galaxy S6

AT&T Galaxy S6, S6 edge, S6 Active now receiving Android 7.0 Nougat

Android 7.0 Nougat continues its rollout today, and this time it’s hitting a few older flagship devices. AT&T is pushing Android 7.0 to its versions of the Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, and Galaxy...
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T-Mobile customers that buy a Galaxy S8 can get a free Gear VR with Controller

Heads up, T-Mobile customers, because there’s a new deal that you should be aware of. Samsung is giving away a free Gear VR with Controller to T-Mobile customers that buy a Galaxy S8 or S8+. Samsung...
LG G6

T-Mobile drops LG G6 price by $150, buyers can get gifts

Just a couple of days after AT&T launched a special LG G6 deal, T-Mobile has kicked off an offer of its own. T-Mobile is now selling the LG G6 for $500, which is $150 off its normal asking price...
Google Allo

Google Allo update adding chat backup, Incognito Mode for groups, and more

If Allo is your Google messaging client of choice, then you’ll be pleased to know that there are some new features rolling out to Allo today. Amit Fulay, who’s in charge of Google Allo and Duo, today...
Sprint Magic Box

Sprint Magic Box is an indoor small cell that'll boost your LTE coverage

Sprint today took the wraps off of a new box to help boost cellular coverage in and around your home or business. The Sprint Magic Box is an LTE small cell that can boost cellular coverage both...
Huawei Honor 6X

Honor 6X to begin receiving Android Nougat update with EMUI 5.0 this month

When we reviewed the Honor 6X earlier this year, we found the device to have great hardware but less-than-great software. The software will soon see some improvements, though. Honor has announced the...

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