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T-Mobile's Data Stash will let you rollover your unused data

T-Mobile's Data Stash will let you rollover your unused data

16 December, 2014 | comments (12)

T-Mobile is continuing on with its "un-carrier" campaign, today unveiling the eighth installment in the saga. This time, the company has targeted an "appalling industry practice" which it plans to end. Namely, we're talking about the fact that...

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Nokia Lumia 635 headed to Sprint, Boost, and Virgin Mobile

Nokia Lumia 635 headed to Sprint, Boost, and Virgin Mobile

16 December, 2014 | comments (13)

Today Sprint has announced that it will soon start selling the Nokia Lumia 635. The device will make it to Sprint as well as both its prepaid brands, Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. In fact, those two will get it first. The Lumia 635 will become...


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5.5" Huawei Honor 6 Plus goes official with dual camera

16 December, 2014 | comments (28)

Huawei Honor 6 Plus, also known as Huawei Glory 6 Plus, has been officially launched in China. It leaked a few times already and its highlight is a dual 8MP rear camera setup, somewhat similar to the HTC One (M8) Duo setup. Huawei Honor 6 Plus...

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OnePlus One will receive MaxxAudio software in next OTA

OnePlus One will receive MaxxAudio software in next OTA

16 December, 2014 | comments (17)

Although fairly new in the smartphone market OnePlus is already standing out from the crowd with its product - the OnePlus One gaining increasing interest. The Chinese manufacturer seems dedicated to bringing what it sees as a better Android...

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Lumia 638 launched in India, priced at $130

Lumia 638 launched in India, priced at $130

16 December, 2014 | comments (38)

Nearly six months after launching it in China, Microsoft has launched the Lumia 638 in India. Priced at INR8,299 ($130), the budget 4G smartphone will retail exclusively on the newly-launched Microsoft Store on Amazon India. It is currently...

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Possible 5" OnePlus One Mini surfaces in China

16 December, 2014 | comments (24)

The OnePlus One, dubbed "The Flagship Killer" is definitely one of the more interesting smartphones that hit the market this year. Ever since it was announced back in April it has been turning heads and exciting Android fans all around the...


HTC Hima to miss MWC2015, premiere at a standalone event

HTC Hima to miss MWC2015, premiere at a standalone event

16 December, 2014 | comments (32)

HTC Hima, which is the codename for the HTC One (M8) successor, may not be announced at the upcoming CES and MWC events in January and March. According to @upleaks, the HTC Hima might get its own event after the MWC. The HTC One (M8) also...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Galaxy S5 in Poland getting a refined Lollipop update

Galaxy S5 in Poland getting a refined Lollipop update

16 December, 2014 | comments (24)

For one reason or another Poland has been chosen as the Lollipop testing ground and the Galaxy S5 is receiving a second update in as many weeks. This one patches up issues found in the first version and includes stability and performance...


Delhi High Court allows Xiaomi to sell phones till January 8 in India

Delhi High Court allows Xiaomi to sell phones till January 8 in India

16 December, 2014 | comments (46)

We recently reported that Xiaomi was banned from importing, selling, and marketing its smartphones in India due to an injunction from Ericsson, claiming Xiaomi infringed upon its patents. The Delhi High Court has now granted Xiaomi permission...

Tags: Xiaomi, Android


HTC Hima colors will reportedly include gray, silver, and gold

HTC Hima colors will reportedly include gray, silver, and gold

16 December, 2014 | comments (37)

According to a new report, the upcoming HTC One (M9) Hima flagship smartphone will be available in gray, silver, and gold color options when it launches. The word about the trio of finishes arrived on Twitter courtesy of @upleaks. The...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


Google uploads Android 5.0.1 factory image for the Nexus 5

Google uploads Android 5.0.1 factory image for the Nexus 5

16 December, 2014 | comments (33)

Google's rollout for software updates has always been haphazard and unpredictable and the latest 5.0.1 update is no different. Some Nexus devices have received it already while others are still waiting. Last year's flagship - the Nexus 5 - is in the...

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Honor T1 by Huawei is an 8

Honor T1 by Huawei is an 8" budget-friendly 3G tablet

15 December, 2014 | comments (11)

Huawei launched the latest member of the Honor family of devices, the 3G-capable T1 tablet. The budget-friendly Android 4.3 slate will hit the shelves in Europe later this month for 130. Despite its affordable price tag, Honor T1 surely...

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LG G3 Lollipop update spreads to more European countries

LG G3 Lollipop update spreads to more European countries

15 December, 2014 | comments (71)

It looks like LG is going to actually deliver on its promise to update the G3 to Android 5.0 Lollipop by the end of this year. A couple of days ago we told you that units sold by Vodafone UK started getting the new bits, and now it turns out that...


Samsung launches the Galaxy A3 and A5 in Taiwan

Samsung launches the Galaxy A3 and A5 in Taiwan

15 December, 2014 | comments (20)

Today Samsung held a press conference in Taiwan during which it made the Galaxy A3 and Galaxy A5 smartphones official for that particular market. Of the two, we've seen the A5 already up for grabs in both China and Russia. And now it's headed to...

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ZTE Star 2 makes the rounds at TENAA

ZTE Star 2 makes the rounds at TENAA

15 December, 2014 | comments (8)

Today the Chinese certification agency posted details on the upcoming flagship form ZTE. The ZTE Star 2 appeared in all its glory with photo from almost any angle. It appears that the manufacturer is still aiming for premium markets. The specs...

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Gartner: Xiaomi, Apple on the rise, Samsung falters

Gartner: Xiaomi, Apple on the rise, Samsung falters

15 December, 2014 | comments (93)

Gartner has crunched the numbers for Q3 and found that feature phones continue to decline sharply (down 25%), while smartphones are on the rise (up 20%). The mix is currently 66% smartphone, 34% feature phone and this decline is mostly hurting...


Galaxy Note 3 Lollipop update allegedly surfaces

Galaxy Note 3 Lollipop update allegedly surfaces

15 December, 2014 | comments (31)

With all the recent hype around the long-anticipated Android 5.0 update rumors and speculations are spreading like wild fire for an array of different devices. Naturally Samsung is among them and all eyes are on the Korean giant to deliver updates...

Tags: Samsung, Android


Samsung rumoured to unveil Galaxy S6 at CES 2015

Samsung rumoured to unveil Galaxy S6 at CES 2015

15 December, 2014 | comments (50)

Although Samsung typically announces its Galaxy S series smartphones in the February-May period, rumor mills are abuzz that the company could unveil its upcoming flagship, the Galaxy S6, a bit earlier this time. According to a report from...


No new WP flagship from Microsoft until September

No new WP flagship from Microsoft until September

15 December, 2014 | comments (71)

The Lumia line had low-enders and flagships with nothing in between for the longest time. At IFA this year Microsoft corrected that with the introduction of the Lumia 73x and Lumia 830, there was also a new addition to the entry-level with the Lumia...


Project ARA new prototype and marketplace in the works

Project ARA new prototype and marketplace in the works

15 December, 2014 | comments (31)

The Google ATAP division, in charge of project ARA, has recently released some exciting news regarding the current state as well as future plans for the revolutionary modular handset. A prototype of the latest circuit board can be found on the...

Tags: Google, Android