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Samsung: Exynos 5 Octa Processor in Galaxy S4 Supports 4G LTE and All Twenty Bands

March 28, 2013

As you may already know, there will be two varying models of the Samsung Galaxy S4 Android smartphone when it’s released in the second quarter. One will feature Samsung’s in-house Exynos 5410 1.6GHz octa-core processor while the other sports Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 600 1.9GHz quad-core chipset. Since Samsung announced the Snapdragon 600 model for markets...
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TomTom Android App Updated to Support HD Smartphones

December 5, 2012

The recently released TomTom app for Android has been updated to support smartphones with higher resolution displays. The initial launch of the app included exclusive compatiblity for WVGA and FWVGA resolutions, but now it fully supports up to 1280×800 HD screens. That means popular handset like the Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy Note...
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BBC Olympics App Released for Android, iOS

July 13, 2012

If you reside in the UK and want to follow the Olympics on the go, your best bet could be to download the new BBC Olympics application for Android (Google Play) and iOS (iTunes). The app provides direct coverage of the 2012 London Summer Olympic Games, including daily live text commentaries, breaking news and...
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NBC Releases Official 2012 London Olympic Games Apps for Tracking and Live Streaming Events (Video)

July 12, 2012

Are you ready for the 2012 London Summer Olympic Games? NBC wants to get their viewers prepared with two official smartphone apps, called NBC Olympics and NBC Olympics Live Extra, for Android and iOS (iPhone, iPad). If executed properaly, you’re in for a treat because the two apps are said to cover 32 sports,...
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AT&T 4G LTE Network Extends to Seven New Markets

July 9, 2012

Today, AT&T added seven more markets to their rapidly growing 4G LTE network. Select cities in Kansas, Georgia, Texas, North Carolina and New York will now have access to lightning-fast 4G LTE data speeds. The second largest wireless provider in the US also expanded their LTE network in areas of Charlotte and Cleveland. View...
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How to Pronounce ‘Huawei’ (Video)

July 9, 2012

It’s no secret that Huawei, a smartphone/tablet manufacturer based in China, has been looking to globalize their brand more than ever. In the following video, a Huawei representative takes to the streets of New York City to see if random consumers can pronounce the company’s name. Unsurprisingly, most of them failed miserably when it...
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NBA All-Star Kevin Love Appears in Samsung Galaxy S III Smartphone ‘Commercial’ on Jimmy Kimmel Live (Video)

June 21, 2012

NBA All-Star and future Olympian Kevin Love, who currently plays for the Minnesota Timberwolves, appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live the other night in a skit that featured the Samsung Galaxy S III Android smartphone – coming shortly to Sprint, Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T. The rebound king and Guillermo were placed in a tropical setting...
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Unlocked Galaxy Nexus Aavailable on Google Play for $399

April 24, 2012

The unlocked Samsung Galaxy nexus is now available for a decently priced $399 on the Google Play Store. That means you will be purchasing directly from Google for compatibility with over 200 GSM/HSPA+ carriers worldwide, including AT&T and T-Mobile. The price is also free from any contracts, in case you were wondering. Unfortunately, it...
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Samsung Galaxy Nexus sign-up page lists 7 US carriers

October 19, 2011

Visiting the Galaxy Nexus sign up page on Samsung’s website will reveal a drop-down menu that allows those interested to select from seven major US wireless carriers (to be notified of potential news updates). The listed carriers include: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless, Cellular South, Metro PCS, and US Cellular. We already know the...
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Navigon GPS navigation released for Windows Phone 7.5

October 12, 2011

Navigon has released their turn-by-turn GPS navigation app to the Windows Phone Marketplace. Transform your Windows Phone 7.5 smartphone into a fully functional mobile navigation system that is every bit as good as the multi-award-winning personal navigation devices from NAVIGON in terms of its user-friendliness and features. On-board navigation entails no data transfer or...
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Samsung posts US Galaxy S II TV commercial (video)

September 12, 2011

Samsung posted a new TV commercial on their YouTube channel today to help build hype for the US release of the Galaxy S II Android smartphone. Of course, that means it covers devices from Sprint (Epic 4G Touch), AT&T and T-Mobile (Galaxy S II). This commercial is more serious than the comedy-based ad spots...
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music service now available in the US

July 14, 2011

The award-winning music service that’s taken Europe by storm has landed on US shores. Millions of tracks ready to play instantly, on your computer and your phone. You can grab the app now from the Android Market for free, although it requires a premium monthly subscription for use. opens up your Android to...
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AT&T to acquire T-Mobile USA for $39 billion in cash, assets

March 20, 2011

Here’s a shocker: AT&T has agreed to buy T-Mobile USA for $39 billion. T-Mobile will receive $25 billion in cash and $14 billion in stocks, equating to 8% share in AT&T upon finalization. If the deal fails, T-Mobile will receive $3 billion in compensation, surplus AWS spectrum from AT&T, and a reasonable roaming agreement....
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