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Sprint Direct 2 You setup service expands to four more major cities

Sprint’s Direct 2 You phone setup service is launching in some more majors cities today. Sprint says that Direct 2 You is now available in the Houston, Atlanta, Philadelphia, and Boston metro areas....
Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 4.7

Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 4.7 launching this week with smaller screen and price than Idol 3 5.5

When Alcatel OneTouch first introduced the Idol 3 back in March, it said that the phone would be available in two screen sizes: 5.5 inches and 4.7 inches. So far, though, we’ve only seen the 5.5-inch...
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Android One to get a reboot in the coming weeks

Google recently said that it’s committed to Android One despite the program not totally catching on early in its life, and now a company executive has reiterated that commitment and hinted at a...
BlackBerry Venice Android leak

More BlackBerry Venice images leak as the Android slider is rumored for T-Mobile

The BlackBerry Venice is an interesting device. Not only is the slider form factor basically nonexistent in today’s mobile market, but the Venice will reportedly come to market running Android,...
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 hands-on leak

Latest Galaxy Note 5 leaks show retail packaging, more hands-on photos of phone

With just days to go before Samsung’s Galaxy Note 5 event, the rumor mill continues to feed us info about the upcoming Android phablet. New images that purportedly show the Galaxy Note 5’s retail...
Huawei Mate8 leak

Unannounced Huawei phone leaks ahead of IFA 2015 debut

Past Galaxy Note phones have been introduced at IFA in early September, but it looks like the Galaxy Note 5 is going to buck that trend with an earlier debut. That doesn’t mean that IFA is going to...
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Motorola sheds light on Stagefright update plans

Patches for Android’s Stagefright patch began rolling out to several devices this week, including those from Google and Samsung. Now Motorola has announced its plans for issuing patches to its...
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New leak adds support to rumors of DROID Turbo 2 for Verizon

Following a rumor that claimed that Verizon and Motorola are cooking up a new DROID Turbo, a leak has arrived to provide support to the original rumor. An image that purportedly shows a Costco...
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Apple's new iPhone and Apple TV event rumored for September 9

With less than a week to go before Samsung’s big Note 5 event, it looks like the date for the other big fall mobile event has surfaced. Apple will hold its big fall event the week of September 7,...
Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ keyboard cover leak

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ keyboard cover shown in leaked image

The Typo Keyboard gave iPhone users a BlackBerry-like physical keyboard, but apparently it was too BlackBerry-like for BlackBerry, because the smartphone maker sued Typo Products and eventually...
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Verizon refreshing its rate plan lineup, ditching two-year contracts

Verizon today announced some refreshed rate plans in an attempt to simplify its offerings. The new base plans come in Small, Medium, Large, and X-Large sizes, all of which offer unlimited talk and...
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LG is the latest Android device maker to commit to monthly security updates

First Samsung, then Google, now LG. LG is the next big Android device maker to commit to monthly Android security updates following the reveal of the Stagefright exploit. In a statement to Wired, LG...
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Google Maps for iOS update adds night mode

Apple has long had its own mapping application on iOS, but a lot of folks likely still use Google Maps for one reason or another. Today those people are going to head into the App Store on their...
Samsung August 13 event teaser

Samsung posts new August 13 event teaser as another Galaxy Note 5 image leaks

When Samsung first announced its August 13 event, the company shared a teaser GIF that hinted at a new device with a dual edge display. Now that we’re one week out from the big event, Samsung has...
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iOS 9 beta 5, watchOS 2 beta 5 updates released by Apple [UPDATED]

UPDATE: Apple has also released iOS 9 Public Beta 3. If you're in the iOS 9 Public Beta, head into Settings > General > Software Update to see if Public Beta 3 is waiting for you!   Apple...
ASUS ZenFone Max

ASUS shows several new Android phones, including ZenFone Max with 5000mAh battery

ASUS today held a big event in India, and the company took the wraps off of quite a few pieces of new hardware. The ASUS ZenFone Max, ZenFone 2 Laser, ZenFone Selfie, and ZenFone 2 Deluxe were all...
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OnePlus 2 invite reservation list now at nearly 2.5 million sign-ups

Five days after OnePlus opened its invite reservation list for the OnePlus 2, the queue hit one million people. One week later and the line has more than doubled. The OnePlus 2 invite reservation...
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Huawei Nexus 'Angler' prototype may have appeared in a leaked video

Shortly after the rear shell of the new LG “Bullhead” Nexus reportedly leaked, a new video has surfaced that claims to give us a peek at a prototype of what may be Huawei’s “Angler” Nexus. A video...
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HTC to cut jobs, discontinue phone models to improve its business

It’s probably not a controversial statement to say that HTC has been having a bit of a rough go lately, and while the company did post some profits at the end of 2014, it reported a loss in its most...
ZTE Obsidian T-Mobile

ZTE Obsidian headed to T-Mobile, runs Android 5.1 on a 4.5-inch display

T-Mobile today introduced its latest affordable Android offering, the ZTE Obsidian. The Obsidian will officially launch in T-Mobile stores and online on August 13, with pricing set at $0 down and 24...