Google rips aside curtain to expose Nexus 5 phone, KitKat Android 4.4 coupling
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Google rips aside curtain to expose Nexus 5 phone, KitKat Android 4.4 coupling

After weeks of speculation, Google and LG have officially announced the Google LG Nexus 5. The Nexus 5 comes with a 4.95-inch full-HD IPS display and is powered by a 2.26GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor alongside 2GB of RAM. It comes with an 8.0-megapixel rear camera and a 1.3-megapixel front camera. It comes in 16GB and 32GB … Continue reading

Google teases upcoming Android 4.4 as ‘KitKat’
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Google teases upcoming Android 4.4 as ‘KitKat’

Google’s SVP Sundar Pichai has just confirmed — by way of the above photo — that the next version of his mobile OS is called KitKat aka Android 4.4. The exec shared this geeky nugget on both Google+ and Twitter, while his company has updated the Android developer site with a page chronicling Android’s milestones so far. … Continue reading

Jolla announces first Sailfish OS smartphone priced €399 up for preorder now
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Jolla announces first Sailfish OS smartphone priced €399 up for preorder now

Jolla has just unveiled its first smartphone, which will go on sale this year for €399. Running the company’s MeeGo-derived Sailfish OS, it features a 4.5-inch display, a dual-core processor, an 8-megapixel camera, LTE (in selected markets), removable back covers, 16GB of onboard storage, and a microSD slot. According to Jolla, the handset will be … Continue reading

Google unveils ‘Nexus’ Samsung Galaxy S 4 running stock Android Jelly Bean, available June 26th for $649
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Google unveils ‘Nexus’ Samsung Galaxy S 4 running stock Android Jelly Bean, available June 26th for $649

Google just dropped a pretty big surprise during its opening day I/O keynote. It’s just announced a new ‘Nexus’ edition of Samsung’s Galaxy S 4 that runs stock Android Jelly Bean. The device itself is fully unlocked and packing LTE support for AT&T and T-Mobile, along with 16GB of storage and what Google promises will be prompt system updates. … Continue reading

HTC One receives camera update, improves HDR images and audio recording
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HTC One receives camera update, improves HDR images and audio recording

HTC has just released a software update inbound for the HTC One which  promises better noise reduction on slow-motion videos, improved dynamic range from HDR shots and enhanced audio recording on your Zoe clips. Naturally, there’s some performance and stability improvements included, if you’re not all about the imaging. According to SlashGear, the software refresh will … Continue reading

HTC One available in the US today at AT&T and Sprint
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HTC One available in the US today at AT&T and Sprint

The HTC One is officially on sale at AT&T and Sprint as of today. Both carriers and their resellers are offering the aluminum beauty in its silver appearance at $200 on contract for a 32GB model, with AT&T still holding the US exclusive on a $300 64GB version. Those who are waiting for different colours or radios will have to … Continue reading