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The Master Dual Is Samsung’s Latest Flip Phone

The Master Dual Is Samsung’s Latest Flip Phone

You might say clamshell phones are a thing of the past and I’d actually agree with that, but it seems some manufacturers are still not done releasing those devices. LG has released Wine Smart clamshell device for South Korea back in September, an Android-powered smartphone which quite probably won’t even reach Europe or US. That […]

Deal: Unlocked Moto X for $199.99

Deal: Unlocked Moto X for $199.99

It may not be the latest and greatest, but eBay currently has the Moto X on sale for just $199. This is the unlocked model and is essentially the AT&T model (which is also the T-Mobile model). This does not include MotoMaker. You either get a black or white Moto X and that’s that. The […]

Phone Comparisons: Nexus 6 vs Xiaomi Mi4

Phone Comparisons: Nexus 6 vs Xiaomi Mi4

Introduction This is another good comparison – the new Nexus 6 up against the highly touted Xiaomi Mi4…from a company that has quickly become the third largest manufacturer of smartphones in the world, pounding out new models, selling them out online while they ready a new model for production based on feedback from their customers.  The […]

The WSJ Talks to Hugo Barra About Xiaomi’s Business Model and its Success

The WSJ Talks to Hugo Barra About Xiaomi’s Business Model and its Success

Hugo Barra was a popular Google executive, and like most, he received an offer that he just could not refuse, even though it meant packing his bags and moving halfway around the world to China.  Xiaomi snatched him up with the sole purpose of expanding their smartphone sales from their homeland to around the globe.  […]

Size Comparison: Just How big is the Google Nexus 6?

Size Comparison: Just How big is the Google Nexus 6?

Ever since the first leaks of the Nexus 6 started coming out a few months ago, many people have been complaining about the size, while plenty of others have loved the 5.96-inch form factor. So now that we have the Nexus 6 here in hand, and a few other devices, we decided that we would […]

Google Opens Submissions For Android TV Apps On The Play Store

Google Opens Submissions For Android TV Apps On The Play Store

Its been a massive week and month for Android so far with a seemingly never ending number of announcements coming from Google. It now seems there is one more to add to the list. For those interested (namely developers) you can now publish your apps for Android TV on the Play Store. If you are […]

Google Calendar Is Getting Material Design And Schedule View In Latest Update

Google Calendar Is Getting Material Design And Schedule View In Latest Update

With Android 5.0 Lollipop finally getting dumped into the Android Open Source Project, the release of the factory images and the OTA updates is due to be just days away, and while this is all happening Google is hard at work getting their apps updated with the Material Design UI style interfaces we’ll be seeing […]

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