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Motorola hints that DROID Turbo Android 5.1 update is near [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Motorola has posted the changelog for the DROID Turbo’s Android 5.1 update, and as you’d expect going from 4.4.4 to 5.1, there are lots of goodies. Included is a material design UI refresh, a...
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Alleged Moto G (3rd Gen.) images leak out

Earlier this month, images surfaced that claimed to give us a blurry glimpse at Motorola’s third generation Moto G. Now the device has surfaced yet again, but thankfully the images are much better. A...
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Sprint HTC One M9 will get Android 5.1 starting July 1

HTC One M9 owners on Sprint, your Android 5.1 update is nigh. HTC’s Mo Versi says that the Sprint One M9’s Android 5.1 has received technical approval and that it’s slated to begin rolling out over...
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LG Chem has new hexagonal smartwatch battery with 25 percent more capacity

Battery life is a common concern with smartwatches, not only because you don’t want your smartwatch to die halfway through the day, but also because a lot of folks dread having another device to plug...
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Samsung's Z1 Tizen phone sells 1 million units, more Tizen handsets expected this year

After years of rumors, speculation, and teasers, Samsung launched its first Tizen smartphone in January 2015. Fast-forward to late June and some details on how well the device has sold have come out...

HTC Aero tipped to be coming to Sprint in November with One branding

Take note, Sprint customers, because a new rumor claims that a new HTC One phone is coming your way. Well-known leakster Evan Blass recently said that a device codenamed “HTC Aero” is coming to...
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OnePlus 2 will feature a 'lightning quick' fingerprint sensor

Another day, another OnePlus 2 feature revealed. The OnePlus 2 will include a fingerprint sensor, OnePlus confirmed today. The company says that the OnePlus 2’s fingerprint sensor is “refined and...
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LG Tribute 2 and LG Volt 2 hit Boost Mobile with Android 5.1 in tow

Boost Mobile has launched a pair of new Android smartphones, the LG Tribute 2 and LG Volt 2, which are follow-ups to two handsets that it launched last year. The LG Tribute 2 includes a 4.5-inch...
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Sprint teases '#AllIn' announcement for June 30

Hot on the heels of T-Mobile’s JUMP! On Demand reveal, Sprint says that it’s got its own big announcement coming. Sprint today took to Twitter to post a teaser video that says “People are gathering...
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AT&T offering $200 bill credit with new line and Next purchase

AT&T today announced a limited time deal that’ll save you some cash if you’re buying a new smartphone with a new line soon. For two days only — June 29 and 30 — AT&T will give you a $200 bill...
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Google Maps gaining info on all railroad crossings in the US

Google is constantly working to improve upon Maps, like by adding a warning if the place that you’re headed will be closed when you arrive. Now it’s been revealed that Google Maps’ next tweak will be...
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Sprint Direct 2 You expands to New York, San Francisco, and other metro areas

After expanding to Chicago and Miami earlier this month, Sprint’s Direct 2 You setup service is arriving in even more cities today. Sprint Direct 2 You is now available in New York, Los Angeles, San...
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iOS 8.4 and Apple Music expected to roll out at 8:00 am PT on June 30

Apple has previously said that its new Apple Music streaming service will launch on June 30, but now we’ve got an exact start time for you iOS fans to mark on your calendars. Apple Music will go live...
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iPhone 6s with Force Touch reportedly now in production

Recent rumors have suggested that one of the upgrades that Apple is planning for the iPhone 6s is Force Touch, a feature on the Apple Watch and MacBook that allows the device to tell how hard you’re...
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Google making changes to reduce accidental ad clicks on mobile

Most of us have probably accidentally clicked on a mobile ad or two in our times, whether we were scrolling and hit an ad, tried to tap on an “X” to close the ad but clicked the ad itself instead, or...
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Android 5.1 soak test for Verizon Moto X (2nd Gen.) underway [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Motorola's David Schuster has confirmed that the Verizon Moto X (2nd Gen.)'s Android 5.1 soak test is underway, adding that it should open up to more users next week so long as the test goes...
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BBM app updates brings material design for Android, new privacy features for all

BlackBerry today announced some new privacy features for BBM on BlackBerry 10, Android, and iOS, as well as a UI refresh for Android. First up, BlackBerry is adding a material design refresh for the...
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Moto 360 on sale once again, starts at $149.99

Yesterday we saw the ASUS ZenWatch on sale for $149.99, which is a nice deal for that Android Wear smartwatch. But what if you prefer your smartwatches round? Woot’s got you covered. Woot is hosting...
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ZTE Maven hitting AT&T with Android 5.1, ZTE Sonata 2 to Cricket

ZTE today revealed two new Android phones: one for AT&T, and one for AT&T subsidiary Cricket Wireless. First up is the ZTE Maven, an Android 5.1 handset for AT&T. The Maven’s got a 4.5-...
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Motorola starts full Android 5.1 push for Moto X (2nd Gen.) Pure Edition

If you haven’t gotten Android 5.1 on your Moto X (2nd Gen.) yet, well, it should be arriving soon. The update is now in full deployment mode in the US, says Motorola’s David Schuster, meaning that...