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Amazon giving away more than $50 in premium Android apps, including Monument Valley

It’s time for another Amazon Appstore Free App of the Day Bundle. Amazon is now offering more than $50 of premium Android apps and games for free. The Free App of the Day Bundle will be available...
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T-Mobile JUMP! On Demand will let you upgrade whenever you want

T-Mobile recently teased its Un-carrier Amped initiative that’ll see it improve some of its past Un-carrier moves, and the first one to get Amped is JUMP! With JUMP! On Demand, you can upgrade your...
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Oppo R7 and its slim body available for pre-order, free Bluetooth headset included

Following its debut last month, Oppo’s slim R7 is now available for pre-order. The Oppo R7 is priced at $399 and is available in gold and silver color options. The US version of the R7 supports WCDMA...
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New Qi specification bringing faster wireless charging

When it comes time to charge your phone, you typically have a couple of options to choose from. You can plug it in and have to fiddle with a cable, making sure that you’re plugging it in the right...
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You can check the status of your Project Fi invite

Google has been sending Project Fi invitations for a few weeks now, but there are likely still a lot of folks wondering where their invite is. Now Google’s got a status page that you can constantly...
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Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint apps for Android phones hit Google Play

A little more than a month after launching an Office for Android phone preview, Microsoft has taken the apps out of beta. Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are all now live on the Google Play...
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Facebook Messenger no longer requires Facebook account in select countries

As part of its continued effort to take over all of your communication needs, Facebook today tweaked Messenger to allow you to sign up without a Facebook account. Facebook announced today that in the...
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Axon Phone is a new Android handset from ZTE with 4GB of RAM

Ever hear of Axon? It’s a company that’s going to show off a new Android phone called the Axon Phone on July 14, and while you may have never heard of Axon, you’ve likely heard of the company behind...
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OnePlus 2 USB Type-C cable shown off in photos

If you’re thirsty for details about the upcoming OnePlus 2, then you’re likely aware of the way that OnePlus is trickling out features of its upcoming Android phone like a leaky faucet. The company...
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T-Mobile now lists 21GB soft cap for heavy unlimited data users

T-Mobile’s got a heavy focus on data usage, touting its network as being “data strong,” offering a Data Stash rollover feature, and even selling unlimited data plans. All of those features probably...
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Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition is Ubuntu's first high-end phone

Canonical has released two Ubuntu phones so far in 2015, and while they’re interesting because they’re the first pair of Ubuntu phones released to the public, their entry-level specs may make them a...
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LG Band Play is a sound-focused Android phone with 1W speakers

LG has released some unusual smartphones in the past, like its G Flex with a curved body and self-healing back. Now the Life’s Good crew has continued its tradition of interesting handsets with a...
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Android 5.1.1 begins its rollout to US Cellular Galaxy S6, S6 edge

If you’ve got a Galaxy S6 or Galaxy S6 edge running on US Cellular’s network, you’ve also got an update headed your way. US Cellular has updated its Android Downloads page to show that its Samsung...
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Samsung's Ultimate Upgrade will get you a 64GB Galaxy S6 for the price of a 32GB model

Yesterday T-Mobile announced a free memory upgrade promo for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge that’ll let you get a 64GB GS6 for the price of a 32GB model. Now Samsung’s got a similar deal for...
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Samsung Galaxy A8 leak shows an Android 5.1.1 phone with a 5.9mm-thick body

Dig super-thin smartphones? If so, you’ll want to keep an eye out for the Samsung Galaxy A8. The Galaxy A8 has popped up in several leaks that show a device with a body that measures 5.9mm thick. To...
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Google is prepping a new health-focused wristband

Google works on a lot of crazy projects outside of mobile, like its Loon balloons that deliver internet access to undeveloped areas. Now the company’s next major project has been revealed. Google X,...
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T-Mobile teases Un-carrier Amped announcement coming June 25

UPDATE: T-Mobile pinged us to talk a bit more about Un-carrier Amped, teasing that it'll be "amping up several of our most wildly popular Un-carrier moves in a major way – making them even bigger,...
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iOS 9 beta 2, watchOS beta 2 updates pushed out by Apple

iOS developers, start your update engines. Apple just made iOS 9 beta 2 available to its registered developers, two weeks after iOS 9’s introduction and the release of the first beta version of the...
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Instagram launching new Explore and Search features to Android and iOS apps

Instagram today took the wraps off of a couple major changes to its mobile apps that are aimed at helping you to find photos posted by others. First up is a refreshed Explore page that will show...

Google Play Music gains free streaming tier on Android, iOS, and the web

Apple Music is entering the streaming music game in exactly one week, but before then, Google’s making a big change to its own streaming offering. Google Play Music now includes a free, ad-supported...