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NVIDIA launches SHIELD Preview Program to let you try updates early

Do you own an NVIDIA SHIELD device? Do you love testing new software before it’s released to the public? If so, NVIDIA’s got the program for you! NVIDIA today announced the SHIELD Preview Program,...
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Google shares Android distribution for May 2017, Nougat and Gingerbread usage up

Google once again updated its Android distribution numbers today, revealing how widespread the usage for each version of Android has been. During the 7-day period ending on May 2, 7.1 percent of...
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Apple shares fiscal Q2 2017 results, including 50.8 million iPhones sold

UPDATE: Apple revealed today that sales of the Apple Watch nearly doubled year-over-year and that demand for AirPods significantly exceeded supply.    ORIGINAL: Earnings season continues today with...
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Google Home gets Mother's Day discount

Mother’s Day is coming up, and one gift that you could get your mom is a nice new assistant. Google Home is on sale for Mother’s Day, getting its price reduced by $15. That brings it down to $114....
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T-Mobile Galaxy S8 update now rolling out with red display tint fix

Last month, Samsung confirmed that it would release a software update to address the complaints of Galaxy S8 and S8+ owners that said their devices had red-tinted displays. Now that update has...
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T-Mobile targeting 2020 for nationwide 5G network rollout

There’s been a lot of talk about 5G lately, and today T-Mobile chimed in with its plans to build out a true 5G wireless network. T-Mobile will begin deploying its 5G network in 2019. The magenta...
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T-Mobile sheds light on 600MHz spectrum transition

T-Mobile spent nearly $8 billion on 600MHz spectrum in all 50 states, and the magenta carrier has said that it plans to begin deploying those airwaves this year. While we wait for that to happen, T-...

AT&T LG G6 deal knocks the new flagship's price down to $360

The LG G6 isn’t even a month old yet, and already we’re seeing some crazy deals for the flagship Android device. AT&T today kicked off a new deal on the LG G6 that’ll get you the device for just...
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AT&T to begin deprioritizing heavy unlimited tablet data plan users this month

AT&T recently launched new a unlimited data plan, but as with most other carriers, AT&T’s plan has a usage threshold after which point your data will be deprioritized. Now that threshold is...
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New Fitbit smartwatch leak includes image and details

Fitbit is reportedly planning to launch a new smartwatch this fall, but today the upcoming device has been revealed in full thanks to a new leak. The new Fitbit smartwatch is said to be codenamed “...
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Google posts Nexus and Pixel factory images and OTAs for May 2017

It’s a new month, which means that it’s time for some new Android security updates. Google today posted its May 2017 security bulletin, which details the vulnerabilities that’ve been patched in its...
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ZTE Axon 7 update adds Night Mode, support for 256GB microSD cards, and more

ZTE Axon 7 owners, an update is coming your way! ZTE has announced an update to B25 for the Axon 7, which includes new features like Night Mode and support for 256GB microSD cards. The microSD card...
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HTC U 11 specs list leaks, Snapdragon 835 and 6GB of RAM in tow

Now that we’ve entered May, we’re getting closer to the official debut of the HTC U 11. We are still a couple of weeks out, though, and so the rumor mill today churned out a new leak to keep us...
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BLU R1 Plus sale knocks price down to $110

One day after officially launching, the BLU R1 Plus has gone on sale. The BLU R1 Plus is now available from Amazon and Best Buy for $109.99. Amazon Prime customers can get free two-day shipping with...
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Amazon shutting down Underground Actually Free program for Android apps

About a year and a half ago, Amazon launched its Underground program that promised “Actually Free” apps that didn’t cost the user anything. Fast-forward to today, and Amazon has revealed that the...
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Samsung Galaxy S8 home button moves to prevent screen burn-in

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are notable smartphones for many reasons, one of which is that they’re Samsung’s first flagships to have on-screen navigation buttons. Now it’s been revealed that Samsung cooked...

BLU R1 Plus now available with 4000mAh battery and $159.99 price tag

BLU today launched the follow-up to the R1 HD. The new device is called the BLU R1 Plus, because many of its features are beefed up compared to last year’s R1 HD. The screen is now larger, measuring...
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T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge+ will get its Nougat update next week

It’s almost time for another Android phone to get its Nougat update. T-Mobile Product Manager Des Smith today announced that T-Mo has approved the Nougat update for the Galaxy S6 edge+. The update is...

HTC U 11 teaser video is all about squeezing things

HTC continues to tease its upcoming Android flagship ahead of next month’s reveal. HTC has posted a new video teaser for its upcoming U smartphone. The brief clip shows people squeezing all kinds of...
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Amazon reportedly working on Echo device with built-in screen

Days after launching the Echo Look with a built-in camera, a report has surfaced that says that Amazon may have another Echo device with a new feature in the works. Amazon is reportedly working on a...