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Google posts January 2016 Android distribution, Marshmallow and Lollipop continue to grow

New year, new month, new Android platform distribution numbers. Google has posted its latest Android platform distribution stats, detailing which versions of Android were in use by all devices that...
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LeTV Le Max Pro is the first smartphone with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 820 processor

Qualcomm said last year that the Snapdragon 820 would begin appearing in devices in the first half of 2016, and right on schedule, the first SD820-equipped handset has been announced. The LeTV Le Max...
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Cortana integrated with Cyanogen OS 12.1.1, update now hitting OnePlus One

Just as expected, Cyanogen OS has integrated Microsoft’s Cortana digital assistant, and the update is now rolling out to the OnePlus One. Cyanogen says that the Cyanogen OS 12.1.1 update is now...
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Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0, new Android tablet with stylus, and Huawei GX8 coming to US

Along with its announcement of new versions of the Nexus 6P and Huawei Watch, the folks from Huawei also introduced some fresh new hardware today at CES. First up is the Huawei MediaPad M2 10.0, a...
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Matte Gold Nexus 6P available in US today, Elegant and Jewel Huawei Watch models coming

After launching exclusively in Japan last year, the Matte Gold Nexus 6P is finally making its way stateside. Huawei says that starting today, January 5, the Matte Gold Nexus 6P is available from the...
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Twitter may soon increase tweet character limit to 10,000

After officially raising the character limit on Direct Messages last year, Twitter may now be planning to increase the limit on regular tweets. Sources speaking to Re/code say that Twitter is...
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Fitbit Blaze is a 'smart fitness watch' with color touchscreen, swappable bands

Fitbit is known for offering traditional fitness trackers that typically look like simple bracelets, but today the company unveiled a new, more smartwatch-like device. The Fitbit Blaze is described...
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HTC Vive Pre brings several updates, including Chaperone and improved hardware

HTC may primarily be known as a smartphone company, but you wouldn’t know that from its announcements today. After revealing the fitness-focused UA HealthBox, HTC has announced a new version of its...
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HTC and Under Armour launching UA HealthBox, a package with three fitness devices

Last year we saw HTC partner with Under Armour on a new fitness tracker, the HTC Grip. That device never actually made it to market, but that hasn’t stopped HTC and Under Armour from collaborating on...
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Cancelled Nokia Moonraker smartwatch shown off in photos

Last year, we got wind of the Nokia Moonraker, a smartwatch that was being cooked up by the Finnish firm but that was ultimately canceled by Microsoft in favor of the Band. The last time that we saw...
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Microsoft Lumia 550 lands in the US for $139

After first launching in Europe in December, Microsoft’s Lumia 550 has officially made its way to the US. The Lumia 550 is now available from Microsoft’s US online store for $139. In exchange for...
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ASUS ZenFone Zoom launching in February with optical zoom camera, $399 price tag

Remember the ASUS ZenFone Zoom? This camera-centric Android phone first made its debut at CES 2015, and one year later, ASUS has announced that it’s finally going to launch. The ZenFone Zoom will be...
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BlackBerry Priv January security update now rolling out

The same day that Google began pushing Android security updates to its Nexus devices, BlackBerry is doing the same with the Priv. The January security update is now making its way to select models of...
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AT&T getting rugged Kyocera DuraForce XD phablet this month

Kyocera seems to be all about offering rugged Android phones nowadays, and today it revealed two new tough smartphones for AT&T and Cricket. First up is the Kyocera DuraForce XD, an Android...
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T-Mobile Binge On throttling streams and video downloads, EFF report shows

The Binge On saga continues today with a new report that skewers T-Mobile’s service as “just throttling.” The Electronic Frontier Foundation conducted some tests using a T-Mobile phone on the magenta...
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Samsung Galaxy S7 tipped to have larger battery and microSD slot

With Samsung expectedly to reveal the Galaxy S7 in the next couple of months, reports claiming to have details on the new device and its Galaxy S7 edge sibling are starting to increase in number....
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iOS 9.2.1 beta 2 update being pushed by Apple

Now that the holidays are over, we’re all returning to work and getting back into the regular swing of things. That includes Apple, which is now pushing out another iOS 9.2.1 beta to follow the one...
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LG's new K Series of Android phones borrow from premium devices

LG is probably mostly known for its “G” series of Android phones, like the G3, G4, and G Stylo. The Life’s Good crew has other hardware families, though, and today it added another to its roster. LG...
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Google's January security updates for Nexus devices appear set to roll out today

UPDATE: If manually flashing updates is your style, Google has posted the newest Nexus factory images to its website.   It’s a new month, which means that it’s time for some new Android security...
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Oppo teases new F series phones with photography focus

Oppo puts most of its Android devices into families of devices, like the “R” and “N” groups. Today Oppo announced that it’s got another new family of devices that’ll debut later this month. The Oppo...


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