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Qualcomm enlists LG, Motorola, Microsoft, and more to tout Snapdragon 810 performance

The Snapdragon 810 has been in the news a lot lately, and not because it’s put up impressive benchmark scores or because it’s in a shiny new flagship. Actually, the opposite is true. Today Qualcomm...
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Samsung Galaxy S4 Android 5.0 update rollout begins in Russia

Following the Galaxy S4 Google Play edition’s update to Android 5.0 last month, Samsung has started pushing Lollipop to the regular version of the GS4. PhoneDog reader Serkan recently began receiving...
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FCC's AWS-3 spectrum auction comes to an end, AT&T bids total of $18.2 billion

The results of FCC’s AWS-3 spectrum auction were shared today, giving us a peek at which companies bid and how much they’ll need to pony up. According to the FCC’s documents, AT&T bid a total of...
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HTC: Some One (M7), One (M8) variants won't get Android 5.0 within 90-day window

When Android 5.0 was officially released to AOSP, HTC said that it would push Lollipop to the One (M7) and One (M8) in 90 days. And while it has updated some of its international One models to...
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Android 5.0.2 factory images for mobile versions of Nexus 7 [2013], Nexus 7 [2012] are live

Just a couple of weeks after Google posted the Android 5.0.2 factory image for the Wi-Fi-only Nexus 7 [2013], the same image for the LTE model has gone live as well. The Android 5.0.2 factory images...
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Nokia DT-903 Smart Wireless Charging Plate now available, has notification light and USB support

Nokia and Microsoft have released several wireless charging plates and battery packs in the past, and today there’s one more that you can buy. Microsoft is now selling the Nokia DT-903 Smart Wireless...
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Project Tango moving from Google ATAP to straight-up Google

It looks like 2015 is off to a big start for Project Tango. Nearly one year after its initial announcement, Project Tango is officially moving from Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects group to...
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Google Now gaining third-party app integration

If you use Google Now, I’ve got some big news for you: your card-based assistant is about to get a lot more useful. Google has announced that starting today, January 30, the Google app on Android...
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U.S. Cellular tweaks its Simple Connect Prepaid plan pricing

There are lots of prepaid deals to be had lately, and now U.S. Cellular is getting in on the action with some prepaid news of its own. U.S. Cellular pinged us to say that it has lowered the prices of...
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T-Mobile Super Bowl ad blitz includes three commercials and an endorsement deal

The Super Bowl is going down this Sunday, and T-Mobile is planning an all-out ad assault for the big game. T-Mobile has revealed that it’s got three different advertisements planned for the Super...
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Cricket bumps some high-speed data allotments, adds plan with 20GB high-speed data

Cricket Wireless today announced some big plan changes that include increased high-speed data allotments and the arrival of a plan that includes 20GB of high-speed data. Starting today, Cricket is...
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Jolla Tablet gains upgraded storage, battery, and display as funding campaign reopens

The Jolla Tablet’s funding campaign was thought to have come to an end in mid-December, but now it’s back on Indiegogo with some notable hardware upgrades. Jolla is now taking orders for a new 64GB...
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Nokia Z Launcher updated with icon pack support, UI improvements, and more

Use Nokia Z Launcher on your Android device? If so, you may want to hit up Google Play, because a nice update for the launcher is now rolling out. Nokia Z Launcher is now being updated to version 1.1...
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OnePlus reveals OxygenOS as the name of its custom Android ROM

Back in mid-December, OnePlus announced that it would hold a contest to determine the name of the custom Android ROM that it’s working on. Now, a little more than a month later, a name has been...
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Google: We couldn't secure enough Nexus 6 inventory to meet demand

Ever since the Nexus 6 launched in October 2014, it’s been a pretty tough device to come by. That was especially true in the early days of its availability, which saw Google commit to restocking the...
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Inbox by Gmail invitations available to all through tomorrow

If, for whatever reason, you still haven’t checked out Inbox by Gmail, you’ve now got an opportunity to do just that. Google today kicked off a 24-hour #InboxHappyHour that’ll let anyone get an...
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Saygus V2 pricing details, pre-registration extras revealed

Wondering how much the Saygus V2 and is crazy spec list will cost? Wonder no more, friends. Saygus pinged us today to announce that the Saygus V2 will cost $549. The company notes that that’s a “...
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Samsung teases that its 2015 mobile devices will have 'new materials and designs'

Rumors have suggested that Samsung may be planning to give its Galaxy S6 and all-new design and use materials like metal and glass in its construction. Samsung hasn’t commented on those reports, but...
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Microsoft has reportedly invested in Cyanogen

In today’s edition of “News That You Probably Never Expected to Hear,” a report claims that Microsoft is investing in Cyanogen, Inc. Sources speaking to the Wall Street Journal say that that...
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LG: Snapdragon 810 issues resolved, G Flex 2 launch won't be affected

There’s been a lot of controversy surrounding Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 lately. Rumors suggested that Samsung was skipping the chip with the Galaxy S6 because of overheating issues, and yesterday...

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