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Android One will sell 2 million units according to MediaTek

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The Android One program has just taken its first few steps in India with a great launch involving three new $100 devices. The Android One program is Google’s initiative to offer pure Android mid-range phones for small prices to emerging markets like India. The new Android One line included the Karbonn Sparkle V, Micromax Canvas A1 and Spice Dream Uno. ...

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iOS 8 – what’s new?

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iOS 8 has just been launched by Apple earlier, after being teased at the Flint Center show where the company announced the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, Apple Watch, Apple Pay and gave a little inside information on Apple’s HealthKit and fitness monitoring features incorporated in the new devices. iOS 8 was pretty anticipated among Apple mobile device users because ...

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ZTE ZMAX mid-range cheap and powerful phablet

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ZTE has just unveiled the ZMAX, a mid-range phablet that can compete with many new mid-range phones from Lenovo, HTC, Lumia, Alcatel and even Sony. The ZMAX promises to be a powerful and cheap device which will fit right into the mid-range category phablet-sized smartphone. With all the new releases from various OEMs this fall, ZTE felt that it cannot ...

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Cosmos for Android allows internet browsing via SMS

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Cosmos for Android is an application that was designed with markets that don’t have widespread access to LTE and 3G in mind. Cosmos is essentially a browser which bypasses the need for 3G or LTE and uses SMS messages to help you browse the web. Supposedly, Cosmos will be released on the Google Play Store in less than a month, ...

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Android Silver might be cut

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Rumors about Android Silver overpowering the Nexus line were heard at the beginning of Summer, but Google has stated that the Nexus line is alive and kicking, reinforcing speculations about a new Nexus 6 smartphone joining Google’s Nexus portfolio. Android Silver has been absent from the news ever since, with no mention from Google about what it’s planning for the ...

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CyanogenMod 11 M10 released today

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The CyanogenMod monthly update began rolling out today, with the promise of a few new features and a lot of bug fixes. CyanogenMod is an open source Android firmware many are keen on because it offers a lot of customization compared to stock Android or other ROMs. The only issue with CyanogenMod is that on most devices, you need to ...

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Android productivity apps – must have

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Many of us, myself included, chose to get a smartphone not because we like seeing caller ID replaced with photos and messages with bubbles, but to use our phones as devices that help us be punctual, productive and organized. The smartphone has become a device that encompasses all your daily needs starting from to-do lists to meals, schedules, notes, books, ...

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iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 6 Plus vs. HTC One M8

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Two major companies have been all the news lately, one for its newly announced product line and the other for a great smartphone that still stays at the top of flagships for this year. Nonetheless, this second company might be heading downhill because of low revenues. In any case, the two companies we are talking about are Apple and  HTC. ...

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Nexus 5 vs Lumia 1020 – Is it just the camera?

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The Nokia Lumia 1020 and Nexus 5 were two of the most prized devices of 2013 and still are the favorite handsets of many tech enthusiasts out there. The Nexus 5 was launched by Google in October 2013, whilst the Lumia 1020 was launched in July last year, both phones becoming quite successful in the niches they cater to. The ...

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Smart helmet comes with augmented reality features

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We’ve discussed the use of wearables in the work environment before and decided that wearable tech is not only suitable for the workplace, most of all it’s useful, like the Smart Helmet developed by Daqri promises to be. Wearable technology like smart glasses and smartwatches have been most popular in the past and those are the ones we’ve proposed for workplace ...

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