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Comcast aiming to launch wireless service in mid-2017

Comcast has reaffirmed its plans to enter the wireless market in 2017. During Comcast’s earnings call yesterday, CEO Brian Roberts said that launching wireless service in 2017 is one of the company’s...
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Sprint promo offering $50 unlimited plan for a limited time

Sprint has responded to Verizon’s new $55/5GB plan with a deal on a plan of its own. Sprint is now offering its unlimited data, talk, and text plan to new customers at a price of $50 per month, down...
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US Cellular announces updated prepaid plans

US Cellular today made some tweaks to its prepaid plan lineup. First up, the Simple Connect plans now start at $30 per month for unlimited text, 500 minutes, and $0.03 per megabyte of high-speed data...

LG G6 appears in another leaked image

The LG G6 has been awfully leaky lately, and that shows no signs of stopping in the weeks leading up to its official debut. A new photo that claims to show the LG G6 has found its way online. Like...
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Kyocera rafre is new Android phone that you can wash with foaming soap

Japan regularly gets interesting smartphones that we don’t see in many other countries, if any others, like the HTC J Butterfly, Sony VAIO Phone Biz, and LG Wine Smart. Today another unique phone was...

NVIDIA SHIELD TV (2015) now receiving SHIELD Experience 5.0 with Android Nougat

If you’ve got an NVIDIA SHIELD TV (2015), you’ve probably been wondering when you’d get an update to enable the new features found on the 2017 model. The answer to that question is that it’s coming...
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Latest LG G6 leak hints at water resistance, non-removable battery

There have been several leaks and rumors regarding the LG G6 lately, and today one more has surfaced. The LG G6 will feature a non-removable battery, according to CNET, which is a big deal because...
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Samsung Galaxy S8 leak includes photo and specs of upcoming Android flagship

We’ve been hearing rumors about the Samsung Galaxy S8 for weeks now, but today perhaps the biggest leak yet has surfaced. A photo that claims to show the Samsung Galaxy S8 has made its way online....
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iOS 10.3 beta 1 released to public testers

Two days after Apple pushed the first iOS 10.3 beta update to developers, it’s made the same update available to public testers. iOS 10.3 Public Beta 1 is now rolling out to testers in the Apple Beta...
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Google Maps adds parking difficulty icon in 25 metro areas

Parking can sometimes be a pain, especially if you live in a busy city and you’re trying to find a spot on a Friday or Saturday night. Google Maps is here to help. Google today launched a new parking...
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Google Pixel 2 tipped to include camera improvements, lower-cost model also rumored

The Google Pixel and Pixel XL are still fairly new devices, having just launched a few months ago, but rumors about the next models are already starting to surface. Google is expected to place a...
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New Cricket Wireless deals include increased high-speed data allotments, discounted phones

Cricket Wireless today announced some new promos, both for its plans and its smartphones. First up, Cricket is boosting the high-speed data allotments of its $40 per month and $60 per month plans....
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Hugo Barra officially joining Facebook to lead all of its VR efforts

Just a couple of days after Hugo Barra revealed that he was leaving Xiaomi, his next destination has been confirmed. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that Hugo Barra will be joining Facebook as Vice...
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Japan Display Inc. announces flexible 5.5-inch smartphone display

Just a couple of weeks after we heard that Samsung is planning to launch a foldable smartphone this year, news of a flexible display from another company has surfaced. Japan Display Inc. (JDI) has...
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Verizon launches Unlimited Together plan for international calling

Verizon today announced a new unlimited offering for folks that do a lot of international calling. Unlimited Together is an international plan that gives Verizon customers unlimited minutes to...
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Target will launch its own mobile payment service later this year

Back in late 2015, rumors suggested that Target was working on its own mobile payment service. Now it sounds like that service is almost ready for launch. Target has confirmed that it’s prepping its...
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HTC says that it's not working on an Android Wear smartwatch

If you got excited for an HTC Android Wear smartwatch after the Halfbeak leak that surfaced last weekend, well, you may want to begin looking for another watch to put on your wrist. HTC has confirmed...
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T-Mobile now giving free year of Hulu to AT&T switchers, too

After launching a deal last month aimed at getting AT&T customers to jump ship, T-Mobile is now beefing that deal up. Last month, T-Mobile began offering one year of free DirecTV Now service to...
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Google I/O 2017 scheduled for May 17-19

Google I/O is one of the company’s biggest events of the year, and while it’s developer-focused, we typically get some exciting new Android info there, too. And today Google revealed when this year’s...
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More Samsung Galaxy S8 details leak, including dock to turn phone into desktop computer

Lately we seem to be getting a steady stream of leaks revealing info about upcoming Android flagships, and today that continues with a new report on the Samsung Galaxy S8. A new report says that the...