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Alcatel Onetouch Hero 2+ Cyanogen OS official

Alcatel Onetouch Hero 2+ is an affordable 6-inch phablet with Cyanogen OS

Hot on the heels of the announcement of its new Idol 3 smartphone, which comes in two sizes and has a reversible design, Alcatel Onetouch today debut another unique Android smartphone. The Alcatel...
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Qualcomm shows Snapdragon Sense ID fingerprint sensor tech, teases Snapdragon 820

Fingerprint scanning is becoming a popular way to protect your mobile phones and tablets, with manufacturers like Apple and Samsung popularizing fingerprint sensors on their new devices. Today...
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Cyanogen's got a bright new look and a partnership with Qualcomm

Cyanogen has come a long way since its days as a custom Android ROM for the HTC G1/Dream, and today the company took two more big steps toward establishing itself as a major player in mobile....
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Lenovo Vibe Shot cameraphone has 16-megapixel shooter and lots of other camera features

After announcing two Android tablets at MWC 2015 yesterday, Lenovo is going a bit smaller today by announcing a pair of smartphones and a project. Lenovo’s first new smartphone is the Vibe Shot, a...
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Google's Sundar Pichai confirms work on MVNO, Android Pay API

We’ve heard rumors of two new Google initiatives in recent months, and today Google exec Sundar Pichai went ahead and confirmed ‘em both at MWC 2015. Sundar Pichai, who heads up Chrome and Android at...
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Microsoft reveals Lumia 640 and 640 XL, says no new WP flagship until 2H 2015

Microsoft today revealed two new additions to its Windows Phone family: one with a more “normal” screen size and one that’s a bit larger. The Microsoft Lumia 640 is an updated version of the Lumia...
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Sony Xperia Z4 Aqua offers Xperia Z3 design around mid-range specs

The Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet brought a smartphone buddy with it to Barcelona. The Sony Xperia M4 Aqua is an Android 5.0 smartphone that, as its name implies, is a waterproof (up to 1.5m of water for up...
Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet official

Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet packs high-res display, Snapdragon 810 into 6.1mm-thick body

Sony today revealed a pair of new additions to its Android-powered Xperia lineup: one tablet and one smartphone. First up is the Xperia Z4 Tablet, a souped-up tablet with a 10.1-inch 2k (2560x1440)...
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BBM update with custom PINs and Android Wear support lands tomorrow

Back in early January, BlackBerry teased a major BBM update that will bring support for Android Wear, custom PINs and more. Fast-forward nearly two months and that update is finally going to arrive....
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ZTE Grand S3 can be unlocked by scanning the vein patterns in your eye

The Grand S3 is ZTE’s new flagship smartphone, and along with its beefy spec list, it offers a pretty unique unlock method. The ZTE Grand S3 features Eyeprint ID, a feature that uses the phone’s...
SanDisk 200GB microSD card

SanDisk reveals 200GB microSD card, says it'll launch in Q2 2015

Thought 128GB microSD cards are big? You ain’t seen nothing. SanDisk today revealed a microSDXC card with a whopping 200GB of storage. The 200GB SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card, Premium Edition (...
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Apple Watch said to include Power Reserve mode that'll sip battery life

Apple hasn’t gotten into specifics about the battery life of the Apple Watch, with CEO Tim Cook saying only that he expects that you’ll probably need to charge it daily. According to a new report,...
Lenovo Tab 2 A8

Lenovo announces two new Android tablets with a focus on sound quality

Mobile World Congress doesn’t officially start until March 2, but that hasn’t stopped Lenovo from revealing some new Android hardware at the show. First up we’ve got the Lenovo Tab 2 A10-70, a 10.1-...
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Mozilla announces Firefox OS collaborations, says flip phones and sliders coming in 2016

There’s an awful lot of Android news at MWC day 0, but Mozilla has made sure that it’s not all Android, all the time by announcing some Firefox OS news. Mozilla pinged us today to say that its...
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Samsung Pay is a new mobile payment service that utilizes tech from Samsung's LoopPay deal

Remember that time that Samsung acquired mobile payment service LoopPay? Well today Samsung revealed what it’s going to do with LoopPay’s technology.  Samsung Pay is Samsung’s own mobile payment...
Alcatel Onetouch Idol 3 5.5

Alcatel Onetouch Idol 3 will come in two different screen sizes, offer reversible design

The next major manufacturer to parade out some new hardware at MWC 2015 is Alcatel Onetouch. The Alcatel Onetouch Idol 3 is a new Android 5.0 smartphone that’s actually going to be available in two...
HTC Grip

HTC unveils two new wearables, the Grip fitness tracker and Vive virtual reality headset

Alongside its One M9 flagship smartphone, HTC today revealed two new wearable devices. First up is the HTC Grip, a device made in partnership with Under Armour. The Grip has a curved 1.8-inch PMOLED...
Acer MWC 2015 Android phones

Acer unleashes three Android 5.0 phones, a Windows Phone 8.1 device, and a wearable

Acer’s one of many mobile manufacturers taking the stage on MWC 2015 day 0, and the company brought with it a variety of goodies to show off. Acer today revealed three new Android phones — all of...
Huawei Watch Android Wear official

Huawei Watch offers Android Wear and a round stainless steel case, TalkBand B2 and N1 also announced

In addition to its MediaPad X2, Huawei today also revealed a trio of new wearable devices, including the headliner Huawei Watch that we got a peek at yesterday. The new Huawei Watch is the device...
Huawei MediaPad X2

Huawei MediaPad X2 is a new phablet with a 7-inch display and huge battery

The phablet trend shows no signs of slowing down, and today Huawei revealed its latest addition to the craze. The Huawei MediaPad X2 features a 7-inch 1920x1080 IPS display, and Huawei says that the...