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YouTube ad-free subscription will reportedly launch in October

Hate having to sit through ads while watching videos on YouTube? According to a new report, you’ll soon be able to pay to avoid them. Sources speaking to Re/code say that Google is prepping a new...
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Microsoft Lumia 950, Lumia 950 XL, and Lumia 550 all detailed in new leak

Ahead of Microsoft’s upcoming October 6 event, the company’s next big flagship smartphones have leaked once again. Nokia Forever Latinoamérica has shared some photos that allegedly come from an...
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Sprint slapped with $1.2 million fine as a result of 911 outage

Sprint now owes the FCC a hefty chunk of change following the agency’s decision to hit it with a $1.2 million fine. The FCC announced today that it has fined Sprint because the big yellow carrier...
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Amazon Prime memberships now on sale, get one year for $67

Just as expected, Amazon is now discounting its Prime membership. New members can sign up for a year of Amazon Prime for $67, which is quite a bit less than Prime’s typical $99 per year asking price...
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BlackBerry Priv officially confirmed as Android slider, coming late 2015

UPDATE: BlackBerry CEO John Chen said on today's earnings call that he's working with all major carriers on the distribution of the BlackBerry Priv.   After countless leaks, BlackBerry today finally...
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Verizon's new annual upgrade program will let you get a new iPhone every year

T-Mobile and Sprint have been going back and forth with iPhone offers in recent days, and now Verizon is getting in on the action with a new iPhone promo of its own. Verizon just announced a new...
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Google Play services 8.1 detailed, includes new Android 6.0 permissions and more

Android 6.0 Marshmallow is getting close, and today Google detailed how the new Google Play services 8.1 update will help application developers prepare their apps for the Marshmallow-y goodness....
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Nexus 6 on sale once again, get a 64GB model for $370

With new Nexus phones likely just a few days out, it should come as no surprise that we’re seeing retailers discount the Nexus 6 in an effort to move their stock. Last week the 32GB model was reduced...
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Google will release Android 6.0 for Nexus 5 and 6 on October 5, says carrier

Now that Google has confirmed that the next major Android update will be version 6.0 Marshmallow, most folks are wondering when they’ll actually get that update. Google hasn’t made any official...
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Google improves voice search and commands on Android and iOS

One of Google’s most well-known features is its voice commands, which let you use only your voice to search the web and perform actions on your smartphone.  If you’re one of the people that regularly...
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Google Keep arrives on iOS two and a half years after launching on Android

Google has brought a lot of its Android apps over to iOS, including its main search app, Maps, and Docs. However, there’s one notable app that’s never made the jump: Google Keep. That’s finally...
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Samsung unveils new Gear VR that'll launch in November for $99

Samsung’s Gear VR virtual reality headset has been around for a while now, and you’ve been able to buy one since late in 2014. That was a developer-focused model, though, meant to show off exactly...
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iOS 9.1 Public Beta 2 update released by Apple [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Apple has also released iOS 9.0.1 for the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. The iOS 9.0.1 update that went out yesterday apparently didn’t include support for the new iPhone models, so that’s why...
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HTC One A9 shown again in newly-leaked photo

Last night we got our first good look at the HTC One A9, an upcoming Android phone that’s been the subject of a lot of rumors and interest lately. And now thanks to a new leak, we’re getting a clear...
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New Vertu Signature Touch is a high-end Android phone that starts at $9,900

Vertu is known for crafting smartphones that cost thousands upon thousands (upon thousands) of dollars, and its latest Signature Touch is no different. The new Signature Touch is Vertu’s newest...
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Sprint counters T-Mobile iPhone 6s offer with $1 per month deal

We’ve got a bit of an iPhone 6s pricing battle going on right now between T-Mobile and Sprint. First T-Mo announced plans to offer the new iPhone for $20 per month, then Sprint countered with a $15...
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LG V10 and its ticker display appear locked for October 1 reveal

If there was any doubt about the subject of LG’s October 1 event, that doubt can be erased thanks to LG’s newest teaser video. The new clip shows a woman with bangs getting part of those bangs...
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BlackBerry Priv tipped to be retail name of BlackBerry's Android slider

We’ve long known BlackBerry’s upcoming Android slider as the BlackBerry Venice, but that’s just a codename. Thanks to a new leak, we’ve got the name that the Venice will go by at launch. Evan Blass...

Latest HTC One A9 leak gives a clear look at the phone and its six color options

The HTC One A9 has appeared in a couple of image leaks so far, but to say that those photos were of poor quality would be generous. Thankfully, a new leak has surfaced today that gives us a solid...
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Nextbit Robin gains Sprint support, too

When Nextbit revealed that it would offer a Verizon-friendly version of its Robin smartphone, it said that it was looking into a Sprint model but that adding Sprint support would complicate things a...