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ASUS shows several new Android phones, including ZenFone Max with 5000mAh battery

ASUS today held a big event in India, and the company took the wraps off of quite a few pieces of new hardware. The ASUS ZenFone Max, ZenFone 2 Laser, ZenFone Selfie, and ZenFone 2 Deluxe were all...
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OnePlus 2 invite reservation list now at nearly 2.5 million sign-ups

Five days after OnePlus opened its invite reservation list for the OnePlus 2, the queue hit one million people. One week later and the line has more than doubled. The OnePlus 2 invite reservation...
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Huawei Nexus 'Angler' prototype may have appeared in a leaked video

Shortly after the rear shell of the new LG “Bullhead” Nexus reportedly leaked, a new video has surfaced that claims to give us a peek at a prototype of what may be Huawei’s “Angler” Nexus. A video...
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HTC to cut jobs, discontinue phone models to improve its business

It’s probably not a controversial statement to say that HTC has been having a bit of a rough go lately, and while the company did post some profits at the end of 2014, it reported a loss in its most...
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ZTE Obsidian headed to T-Mobile, runs Android 5.1 on a 4.5-inch display

T-Mobile today introduced its latest affordable Android offering, the ZTE Obsidian. The Obsidian will officially launch in T-Mobile stores and online on August 13, with pricing set at $0 down and 24...
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Nexus 6 prototype with fingerprint reader shown in leaked photos

Earlier this year, former Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside revealed that the dimple on the back of the Nexus 6 was supposed to include a fingerprint reader, but that Motorola decided to pass on the...
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Deals on unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note 4, HTC One M9 models available

Yesterday I told you about a nice deal on an unlocked Galaxy S6, and today a couple more deals on other flagship Android phones have surfaced. First up, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is available from...
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Google Keep update enables easy copying to Docs, Slides gets video Hangouts sharing

Time for another Update Wednesday, Android fans! Google is now pushing out updates to its Google Keep and Google Slides apps for Android. First up, the Google Keep app will let you send your notes to...
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Live for Facebook Mentions is a new livestreaming tool for celebrities

There are already several ways for celebrities to interact with fans using live video — Meerkat and Periscope are two examples — but now a new, major competitor is throwing its hat into the live...
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Google commits to monthly Android security updates for Nexus devices

You know that monthly Android security update program that Samsung just announced? Now Google’s got one, too. Starting this week, Google will begin pushing security-focused OTA updates to its Nexus...
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Samsung will speed up Android security updates with monthly releases

There are a lot of Samsung-made Android devices getting Stagefright patches right now, and it turns out that there’s a reason for that. Samsung says that it will start fast-tracking Android security...
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Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 getting Stagefright patch soon

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 owners, an update will be headed your way soon. Alcatel OneTouch today reached out to me to say that it’s prepping an update for the Idol 3 that’ll include a Google security...
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Sony Xperia Z5, Z5 Compact may be sporting fingerprint readers in newly-leaked photos

When the Sony Xperia Z4 made its debut earlier this year, most folks were a little underwhelmed by the device because it was supposed to be a successor to the Z3, but it didn’t offer much outside of...
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Nexus 6, Nexus 5, Galaxy S6, and more devices getting Stagefright patch update today

Days after the Sprint version of the Galaxy Note 4 got a patch to fix Android’s Stagefright bug, several more devices are slated to get the same patch today. The Nexus 6 and Nexus 5 are both slated...
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LG Wine Smart is LG's Android flip phone for international markets

After making its debut in South Korea last month, LG’s new Android flip phone is packing its bags and traveling to some other countries. The LG Wine Smart is the international version of the LG...
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OnePlus' Invites for a Cause lets you buy a OnePlus 2 invite and help a charity

There’s quite a lot of demand for OnePlus 2 invites right now, with the reservation list sitting at nearly 2 million names. If you’d rather not wait for your name to come up, though, you can bid on...
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Android One expands with the i-mobile iQ II for Thailand

Android One today expanded to a new country, and in the process we got a new Android One phone as well. The i-mobile iQ II is the first Android One phone in Thailand, and it’s available starting...
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All four major US carriers having network problems in southeast US [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Verizon says that service was restored to its customers in Alabama, Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee at around 8:00 pm ET.   Sounds like something big has happened in the southeastern US....
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Some HTC One users receive 'Fantastic Four' theme notification / ad

HTC is no stranger to including advertising in its Sense software, having launched ads in BlinkFeed earlier this year. However, a new move from the company has created some backlash from its users. A...
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Get a new, unlocked Samsung Galaxy S6 for $479.99

Samsung recently said that it plans to “adjust the price” of the Galaxy S6 to help keep its sales up, but you don’t have to wait for that to happen to get a good deal on Samsung’s current Android...