Google Lays Down the Law: No More Device Launches With Dated Android OS

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If a leaked document is to be believed, Google may be instituting a policy with Android device-makers that will force new devices to launch with a somewhat recent build of the mobile operating system. According to a report on Android Police, if a device manufacturer–be it Samsung, HTC, LG, Huawei, Motorola, ZTE, or others–chooses to launch […]

Nexus 8 & Nexus 10 Tablet Rumors Fire Up

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Late last week some rumors started floating around that Google is finally ready to start producing a few more Nexus tablets to complete with the growing threat from Samsung and the iPad, but they aren’t what you think. After ASUS built the first two Nexus 7 tablets we’re now hearing multiple reports of LG taking […]

iOS 7.1 Release Rumored for March with No Surprises

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Apple is planning to officially release iOS 7.1 to the public at some point in March, according to 9to5Mac. It’s also said that we shouldn’t be seeing any surprise features once the final update hits the ether. In other words, all of the new features that have been introduced in the first five betas over […]

LG G Pro 2: Everything We Think We Know About LG’s Phablet

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LG is slated to introduce its next phablet at Mobile World Congress to succeed the original LG G Pro, which is offered on AT&T Mobility in the U.S. The LG G Pro 2, as it is currently dubbed, will come with much improved features than the original, and here’s what we think we know so […]

Amazon Buys Major Game Studio, Adds Fuel to Console Rumor Flames

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Amazon has confirmed to TechCrunch that it has acquired Double Helix Games, makers of the popular Xbox One launch title Killer Instinct. The company says that it bought the game studio “as part of [its] ongoing commitment to build innovative games for customers.” This isn’t the first game studio acquisition that Amazon has made. Back in 2008, the […]

Why the iPhone 6 Will Matter to Consumers

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Regardless of whether you’re an Apple fanboy or a Google lover, the iPhone 6 is widely believed to introduce a new technology that will dramatically alter the smartphone market once again for consumers. Reports are surfacing on the Internet claiming that Apple’s next flagship smartphone, to be introduced later this year, will debut with a […]

Apple Improving Internet Infrastructure Ahead of Potential TV Boost

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In effort to potentially prepare for its alleged Apple TV revamp later this year, Apple has begun working on improving its network of internet infrastructures to help deliver content to users’ living rooms, according to the Wall Street Journal. Of course, the company has already seen an increase in its iCloud usage, storing all sorts […]

HTC One Sequel Coming With On-Screen Buttons in March

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Leaks of HTC’s One sequel, code named the HTC M8 and potentially could be called the HTC One 2 when launched, suggest that the Taiwanese manufacturer may debut the oft-rumored device at a private event in March with some changes to the design. Recent leaks suggest that the HTC M8 would have on-screen, rather than […]

Lenovo Inherits Nexus 6 Duties Along With Motorola Purchase?

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Lenovo is now rumored to be the manufacturer of the last Nexus smartphone after its acquisition of Motorola Mobility from Google. According to the lastest rumors, Lenovo may be tasked with producing the Nexus 6. Lenovo would be joining a list of Nexus producers, including HTC for the Nexus One, Samsung for the Nexus S […]

Amazon Once Again Rumored to be Working on Kindle Gaming Console

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Despite repeated denials from the Internet retailer and Kindle-maker, Amazon is once again rumored to be working on its own gaming set-top box based on Google’s Android mobile operating system. According to gaming site VG24/7, the company has been working on developing this rumored console and more specifically it’s Amazon’s Lab 126 that’s responsible for the […]

Samsung Hints at 4k Display in Galaxy Note 4

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At the moment everyone is paying close attention to Samsung regarding what they’ll deliver with the new Galaxy S5 smartphone, but that isn’t all the company has planned for 2014. While it’s too early to start talking too much about the Galaxy Note 4, some new comments from Samsung could be giving us early hints. […]

Apple TV Refresh Reportedly Packing AirPort Express and TV Tuner

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If the recent online Apple Store redesign still wasn’t any indication that the company is most likely putting more focus on the Apple TV, then we have another piece of information that might do the trick. According to 9to5Mac, Apple is prototyping a new Apple TV unit that is combined with an AirPort Express and […]

Apple Takes a Page from iOS 7 With OS X 10.10 Release

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Apple is rumored to be taking a page from the release of the latest iOS 7 release when the company debuts the next version of OS X, which has the code name of Syrah. OS X 10.10 is said to move more closer to the iOS 7 release with flatter icons and a more minimalist […]

Samsung Galaxy Glass Rumored to Arrive in September

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Do you really think that Samsung would pass up the opportunity to create a Google Glass clone? Of course not. According to the Korea Times, Samsung is planning to unveil a pair of smartglasses at IFA 2014 in September. The glasses are said to be called Galaxy Glass, taking a hand from the Galaxy Gear […]

An End to Affordable Power, Will Google Kill Nexus Next Year?

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Google’s Nexus line of phones and tablets represents an affordable, yet powerful, series of mobile computing devices. However, that may end by 2015 if rumors hold true that Google may be killing off the Nexus. Eldar Murtazin, who has a mixed track record in recent years with leaks, is saying that Google will be laying […]

The Perfect Size for an Apple iTV is 60 Inches?

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According to the latest report from the Wall Street Journal, Apple may not have plans to construct an Apple-branded iTV HDTV that measures less than 60 inches diagonally. Citing comments made Terry Gou, chairman of Apple manufacturing partner Foxconn, a U.S. manufacturing facility is to be constructed and would be purposed for making LCD displays no […]

Android-Powered Nokia Normandy Launching as Nokia X at MWC?

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It appears that the much rumored Nokia Normandy, a device that is believed to run a forked version of Google’s Android 4.4 KitKat operating system, may be launching as the Nokia X, a seeming departure from the Windows Phone Lumia and the feature phone Asha branding. It’s still unclear when the device would be announced, […]