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T-Mobile: Samsung Galaxy Note Edge receiving Android 5.0 today

One week after T-Mobile pushed Android 5.0 to the Galaxy Note 4, it’s giving the same Lollipop treat to the Note 4’s curvier brethren. T-Mobile has announced that the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge will...
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Meerkat update adds Facebook support, 'Mobbing,' and more

Just days after taking its Android app out of closed beta and launching it to the public, Meerkat today posted a major update to its livestreaming app. The latest version of Meerkat for iOS allows...
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Microsoft Lumia 435 appears to be headed to T-Mobile

Microsoft didn’t mention any U.S. release plans when it announced the Lumia 435 back in January, but it looks like the low-cost Windows Phone is indeed going to hit a U.S. carrier. T-Mobile has...
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HTC One mini 2 won't be updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop

HTC upgraded its One M7 and One M8 variants to Android 5.0, early in 2015, and now many owners of other HTC smartphones are likely wondering where their Lollipop updates are. Unfortunately, it looks...
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LG Call app for Android Wear arrives in Google Play

LG today launched a new Android Wear app into the Google Play store. Dubbed LG Call, the app will let users view recent calls, favorites, and a dial pad on an Android Wear smartwatch that’s paired...
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Google+ joins Twitter, waits nearly four years, then sends first tweet

How about a little weirdness to help round out your week? Today Google+ sent out its first tweet, greeting all of its followers and asking for a bit of love. The fact that one social network is using...
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Nexus 9's Android 5.1 updates 'aren't far out,' says Android engineering manager

Every time an Android 5.0 or 5.1 update begins rolling out, most Nexus 9 owners wonder “What about me?” Well good news, N9-ers, your time is coming soon. Sascha Prüter, an Android Engineering Program...
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AT&T completes $1.875 billion acquisition of Nextel Mexico

After announcing its plans to acquire Nextel Mexico back in January, AT&T has announced that its latest purchase of a Mexican carrier is now complete. AT&T has completed its acquisition of...
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Verizon prepaid users can get 1GB free for enrolling in autopay

If you’re a prepaid Verizon customer, your big red carrier has just announced a way that you can easily add more data to your bucket. Starting today, Verizon prepaid customers that enroll in autopay...
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Apple confirms that tattoos can mess with Apple Watch heart rate sensor

In the days following the launch of the Apple Watch, there have been some rumblings that the smartwatch’s heart rate sensor may not work properly on people with wrist and arm tattoos. Now Apple has...
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Meerkat livestreaming app officially arrives on Android

After starting out as a closed beta app last month, Meerkat today officially opened up to all Android users. Meerkat is now available from Google Play, supporting devices on Android 4.2 and up. The...
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Android 5.1.1 making its way to the Nexus 10 [UPDATED]

UPDATE: And now the Nexus 10's Android 5.1.1 factory image has gone live with the build number LMY47V. Google's also posted the Android 5.1.1 factory images for the original Nexus 7 and Nexus 7 (2013...
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Windows 10 for phones won't arrive this summer

Microsoft previously said that Windows 10 will arrive in the summer, giving some folks hope that they’ll have the full version of W10 on their handsets during that time. However, the folks from...
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Motorola cuts Moto 360 price for Mother's Day, Moto X-headphones deal available too

Mother’s Day is nearly here, and that means that we’re sure to see quite a few promotions and sales in the coming days. Today Motorola kicked off announced a couple of deals of its own. Motorola is...
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Google's custom voice actions for Android will let you launch features of third-party apps

Most Android owners are familiar with the ability to use the phrase “Ok Google” to activate a voice search, dial a phone number, and more. Now Google is beefing up the feature by adding support for...
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Buy a Nexus Player from Amazon, get $20 in Google Play credit

If you’ve been thinking about picking up a Nexus Player but need a little more convincing, Amazon is happy to oblige. Amazon is now giving away $20 in Google Play credit with the purchase of a Nexus...
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HTC One M9 gets RAW photo support with HTC Camera update, HTC Gallery updated too

HTC has released updates to two photography-focused Android apps on Google Play, and at least one of ‘em is sure to make One M9 owners happy. A new HTC Camera update is now rolling out with support...
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Sprint deal with Boingo will give customers free airport Wi-Fi

Sprint customers are now going to connect to free, easy access to Wi-Fi when they’re in an airport. Sprint has struck a multi-year deal with Boingo that’ll provide Sprint customers with free access...
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Google Messenger update brings Quick Reply feature and new widget

In addition to pushing out new apps Project Fi and Chrome Dev yesterday, Google has pushed a nice little update to its Messenger SMS app. Perhaps the most notable new feature of Messenger is Quick...
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Android 5.1.1 hits at least one T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge

We haven’t seen much of Android 5.1.1 yet, with the only sighting being a factory image for the Nexus Player. However the update apparently hit at least one phone recently, but it’s likely not one...