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Google launches Ethernet Adapter for Chromecast

Ever since its launch, the Chromecast has required you to connect it to Wi-Fi in order to have it get content onto your TV. But not anymore! Google today added the Ethernet Adapter for Chromecast to...
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Alcatel OneTouch Watch now available in white

After only offering a black version of its smartwatch for a few months, Alcatel OneTouch today added a new color of its Watch wearable. The Alcatel OneTouch Watch is now available in white for $149....
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iOS 9 beta 3, watchOS beta 3 now being pushed out by Apple [UPDATED]

UPDATE: The iOS 9 beta 3 update includes quite a few new goodies. There’s the News app (shown below), a refreshed two-factor authentication feature, support for 4x4 app folders on iPad, Photo app...
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iPhone 6s again tipped to get Force Touch, new color option

The iPhone 6s is likely going to arrive sometime in the next few months, and according to a new report, Apple is expecting it to be a big hit. According to sources speaking to The Wall Street Journal...
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Sony Xperia Z4v appears set for August 13 launch on Verizon Wireless [UPDATED]

UPDATE: A PR rep for Sony reached out to us to say that the date displayed on the Xpera Z4v site "is not accurate" and that there are no official announcements regarding the Z4v's launched at this...
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More Samsung Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy S6 edge Plus details leak out

The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge Plus are two of the most hotly-anticipated phones of the second half of 2015, and today a rumor has surfaced that claims to shed some more light on them...
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Fleksy keyboard goes free on Android and iOS

Fleksy is one of the most well-known third-party keyboards available on Android and iOS, and starting today, anyone can give Fleksy a try risk-free. Fleksy is now free on both Android and iOS, down...
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Microsoft is 'restructuring' phone business, will cut 7,800 jobs

Big news out of Microsoft this morning, as the Redmond company has announced some major changes to its mobile division. Microsoft says that it plans to “restructure” its phone hardware business in an...
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Amazon Fire phone drops to $159, one year of Prime included

Amazon Fire phone sales are a pretty common occurrence, and today another one has started. What’s notable about this sale, though, is that it knocks the Fire phone down to the lowest price we’ve seen...
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Google Play app for Android update bringing a couple of notable tweaks

Take note, Android users, because there’s a new version of the Google Play app that’s rolling out with a couple of tweaks that you may want to be aware of. Googler Kirill Grouchnikov took to Google+...
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Moto X (2nd Gen.) on sale for $299.99, Nexus 6 available for $479

Following the Moto 360’s price cut down to $149.99, you can now grab some Motorola smartphones at discounted (but temporary) prices. Motorola is now selling the Moto X (2nd Gen.) for $299.99 without...
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Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime will launch at Sprint on July 10 with Android 5.1

After launching at Cricket earlier this year, the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime is making the jump to CDMA. Sprint will begin selling the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime on July 10. As usual, buyers will...
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Jolla is splitting into two companies focused on software and hardware

Ever since Jolla introduced itself in mid-2012, the company has been working on its own mobile hardware powered by its own mobile OS. Today, though, that’s changing. Jolla has announced that it’s...
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OnePlus 2 will come with 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM

Next up on the list of OnePlus 2 spec list reveals? RAM. OnePlus just announced that the OnePlus 2 will come with 4GB of RAM. In case you’re curious, the OnePlus 2’s RAM will be of the LPDDR4 variety...
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Republic Refund plans launch, will credit you for your unused data

A couple of months after Republic Wireless teased a new plan that’d pay customers for their unused data, the offering is going live for the public. The new Republic Refund plans give you a set amount...
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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 promo will give you $200 back for full retail purchase

Yesterday we saw a pretty nice deal on the Samsung Galaxy S6 that offers the flagship Android phone for $500. But what if you prefer Samsung’s Note phablet family? You're covered, too. Samsung is...
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Sony Mobile CEO says company 'will never ever' exit smartphone business

Earlier this year, some reports suggested that Sony would consider exiting the mobile business, with Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai even saying that he wouldn’t “rule out considering an exit strategy” for...
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Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S6 can now be had for $499.99

In the months following the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S6, we’ve spotted a couple of notable deals on the flagship Android phone. If you didn’t pull the trigger on either of those, though, today...
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Groove Music is the new name of Microsoft's streaming service

The past couple of weeks have included some big streaming music news thanks to the debut of free radio stations on Google Play Music and the launch of Apple Music. Now Microsoft is making some news...
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Instagram raising image quality in Android and iOS apps

Smartphone cameras seem to be getting better and better each year, and many folks like to share the images that they snap with their phones. Popular Instagram app has long displayed photos at a...