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Is the rumored Pantech Perception headed for Verizon Wireless?

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Verizon Wireless may be adding to its mid-range lineup of smartphones in the near future should a recent rumor pan out.  According to a recently leaked image, Pantech may be preparing a smartphone, known as the…

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HTC posts dismal Q4 earnings, hopes to right the ship

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At this point, it is painfully clear that HTC is in trouble.  Profits in Q4 of 2012 were the lowest for the company since 2004.  High-end smartphones produce great profit margins, but only if they are being sold a…

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HTC CEO Peter Chou envisions success for his company in 2013

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It is no surprise to many that HTC is not what it used to be in terms of selling Android smartphones.  With Samsung and Apple continuing to increase their respective market share, it seems consumers have all but f…

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Google Play now offers select free digital magazine subscriptions for print subscribers

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If you have a subscription for a print magazine that is delivered to your home, then you may want to check the same magazine on Google Play Store.  Basically, if you are signed up for a print subscription, you may b…

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Corning expected to debut Gorilla Glass 3 at CES 2013

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Many touch screen displays these days are created using Corning’s patented Gorilla Glass, which is more durable than other displays, while maintaining clarity.  In a not so surprising move, Corning a…

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Amazon takes $50 off the Kindle Fire HD 8.9 for Student Prime users

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In case you did not manage to score an Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 during the holidays, January might be the perfect time to purchase one for yourself.  Amazon is willing to take $50 of the list price of any variation…

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ZTE announces the Nubia Z5 running Android 4.1 with a 1080p display in China

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Consumers in China are about to receive a high-end Android smartphone featuring the latest technology in the next couple of weeks.  Earlier today, ZTE announced the Nubia Z5, which will officially go on sale i…

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WSJ: Google working closely with Motorola to develop X Phone with superior camera capabilties

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With Google boasting controlling interest of Motorola, a key Android OEM partner, it is sort of surprising to see Motorola out of the loop when it comes to Nexus products.  For instance, Asus manufactured the N…

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Google Music will scan your collection and build it in the cloud for you

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In case you are still holding out from using Google Music (which I can understand, since I barely use it myself), now might be a good time to consider using it again.  Google announced a new feature that will be mak…

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Samsung Galaxy Note II Review on Sprint

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Up for review today is the Samsung Galaxy Note II on Sprint.  Let me start by saying that some consumers prematurely dismiss the Galaxy Note II from consideration based on its gargantuan size, but you should def…

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Samsung Galaxy S III sells 30 million times in just five months

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We have some impressive news regarding the Galaxy S III coming out Samsung camp earlier today.  Straight from JK Shin, President of IT And Mobile Communications Division, the Galaxy S III has now sold 30 millio…

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WSJ: Nexus 7 sells at a pace of 1 million units per month

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Android generally gets a bad rap when it comes to tablets, but if there is a bright spot in the Android tablet department, then it is the Nexus 7.  According to a recent Wall Street Journal report, the Google Nexus…

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Google set to host an Android related event in NYC on October 29

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Ready for the next Nexus smartphone to finally launch?  According to an event invitation, Google is going to host an event in New York City on October 29 that will almost definitely see the release of the latest N…

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LG rumored to launch the Nexus 4 with Google on October 29

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According to a national French newspaper known as Le Figaro, Google and LG will officially unveil and launch the Nexus 4 on October 29.  That’s right, October 29th may be the official launch date as well a…

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Google announces 25 billion Play Store downloads, celebrates with many 25 cent apps

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In order to commemorate reaching an awesome milestone, Google is discounting multiple paid apps down to 25 cents.  After reaching 25 billion app downloads earlier today, several of the most prominent paid ap…

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