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Google Glass: You Can Buy It April 15 — And April 15 Only

Google Glass Goes On Sale For One Day On April 15

Google Glass is going on sale for the non-chosen few for one day and one day only — April 15. Whereas Google Glass has been available for some time for developers and those Google has deemed to be influencers, only now is Google Glass available to everyone. Well, everyone with $1,500 to blow on the… Read more »

CDMA Version Of The Motorola Moto G Goes On Sale In India

Moto G

Motorola’s Moto G has been a raging success in India. The device, which came to India exclusively through online retailer Flipkart, has seen sales go through the roof. Thanks to the phenomenal response the device saw in India, it looks like Motorola wants to replicate the same once again. This time around, the CDMA version… Read more »

Twitter Buys Lockscreen App ‘Cover’ In Surprise Acquisition

TwitterCover

Social media giant Twitter has acquired the popular lock screen App, Cover. The team that developed the popular application which lets users customize their lock screens on Android powered devices is now a part of Twitter. A blog post on the official “Cover” blog announcing the official takeover by Twitter does not describe the financials… Read more »

Lava QPAD e704 7 Inch Tablet Debuts In India For Rs.9,999

Lava QPAD e704

Lava International has just announced the launch of its new affordable tablet, the QPAD e704 in India. The launch comes close on the heels of the release of the Q2500 phablet by Xolo, Lava’s sister company. Lava has targeted the young working professionals looking for an affordable Android powered tablet with the QPAD e704. The… Read more »

Nokia Lumia 630 And Lumia 635: Things You Need To Know

Nokia Lumia 635

Nokia expanded its Lumia series of Windows Phone powered devices yesterday with the launch of three new phones. The new devices are the Lumia 930, the Lumia 630 and the Lumia 635. We have already learnt what the Lumia 930 is all about. Let us now take a detailed look at the features and specifications… Read more »

Nokia Lumia 930: Everything You Wanted To Know About It!

Nokia Lumia 930

Nokia, which is on the verge of being taken over by Microsoft has just made three new additions to its family of Windows Phones. The announcement came on the same day Microsoft made some important announcements pertaining to Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1. We will see what’s new with Windows Phone 8.1 in a… Read more »

Meet The Gionee Elife S5.5, The World’s Slimmest Phone!

Gionee Elife S5.5

Gionee, the Chinese mobile phone manufacturer earlier this week announced the launch of its newest Android powered handset, the Gionee Elife S5.5 in India. Claimed to be the slimmest phone in the world, the Gionee Elife S5.5 measures just 5.5mm across. The launch event was monumental in itself, with many considering this the biggest phone… Read more »

The Holy Grail Bullet-Proof Screen Protector For Your Mobile Device

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The new Holy Grail is a product that even Monty Python would highly recommend. Based on a detailed study completed by PewResearch.org, they have determined that currently 91 percent of adults own cell phones. In fact, Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project stated that “the cell phone is the most quickly adopted consumer… Read more »

Microsoft Offering Windows Phone For Free To Indian Hardware Manufacturers

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Microsoft’s Windows Phone has been doing well over the past few months. It has overtaken BlackBerry OS and is currently the third most popular smartphone platform on the planet. The only problem is, this third place is actually a very distant third place thanks to the absolute dominance that Google’s Android holds over the smartphones… Read more »

Apple Releases iOS 7.1 With CarPlay, Improved Siri And Touch ID

iOS 7.1 CarPlay interface

Apple has announced the release of iOS 7.1, the newest version of its mobile software for iPhones and iPads. The release comes little less than six months after the radically redesigned iOS 7 arrived back in September 2013. Like iOS 7, its latest iteration is compatible with the iPhone 4 and subsequent models, the iPad… Read more »

Wake Up And Smell The Bacon…App [VIDEO]

Bacon App

Oscar Mayer, the company well-known for their hot dogs (which have a very catchy song), has announced the creation of a brand new app for iPhone users. To many people, the sounds and smells of a hearty breakfast is what it takes to wake up. Usually the sizzling sounds and aroma of bacon is the… Read more »

Cortana: Microsoft’s Answer To Apple’s Siri

Cortana

Whenever I think of Cortana, a sexily-designed, holographic assistant for Master Chief comes to mind. Though it may lack the feminine design of the character from the Halo Series, the general public will have their own Cortana of their own. Microsoft has provided retaliation against Apple‘s Siri and Google Now in their voice interface assistant… Read more »

iPhone 6 Rumors: Apple A8 Chip Being Developed, But Not By Samsung

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The iPhone 6 rumors concerning the Apple A8 chip were buzzing this week when information regarding Samsung’s involvement was leaked. Samsung, who has been the sole manufacturer of Apple’s processing chips, has reportedly backed out of production of the next generation A8. What led to the rumors regarding Apple’s biggest competitor bowing out of work… Read more »

iPhone 6 Screen Size Rumors Claim Sapphire Retina Display Specs

iPhone 6 Screen Size Rumors Claim Sapphire Retina Display Specs

Apple iPhone 6 screen specs rumors are claiming not only will the iPhone 6 display be bigger but that it may be made of hardened sapphire crystal. In a related report by The Inquisitr, the iPhone 6 release date rumors are pointing to a time earlier in 2014. Some analysts believe Apple is moving up… Read more »

Family Wireless Plans: Price War Heats Up, AT&T Slashes Prices

Sprint, T-Mobile Merger, And Metro PCS, Facing Anti-Trust... What About AT&T?

What better day than Super Bowl Sunday to start offering new family wireless plans? In their latest attempt to gain ground on rivals T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless, AT&T is slashing prices on their family wireless plans starting today. A family of four can expect to see a 20 percent savings on plans offering 10 gigabytes… Read more »

iPhone 5s Data Usage Is Higher Than Any Tablet

iPhone 5s Data

iPhone 5s users sure like their phones — and their data plans apparently. In the most recent study by JDSU, a technologies company dedicated to improving optical networking worldwide, they found that iPhone 5s data usage is the highest of any device. Ever. They even use more mobile data than any tablet on the market…. Read more »

Beats Music App: Release Aims To Take Down Spotify

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The Beats Music app release has music industry experts asking the question, “can the new streaming music service take down Spotify?” On Tuesday, Beats Music will hit iOS, Android, Windows, and the web, sending music ready to be streamed for anyone willing to pay the $9.99 subscription fee. Sound familiar? The popular company is not… Read more »

iPhone 6 Release Date Rumors Point To Earlier In 2014

iPhone 6 Release Date Rumors

The new iPhone 6 release date rumors claim Apple is now shooting for a launch a bit earlier than previously anticipated. In a related report from The Inquisitr, the original rumored release date for the iPhone 6 was in September and some people thought we might see exotic features like a holographic keyboard. Now it’s… Read more »

HTC One M8 Release In March? New Case Design Leaked Early

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The HTC One M8 (or HTC One Two or HTC Two) release is predicted to be announced next month at the Mobile World Congress event. Many believe the successor to the HTC One phone is coming by March. Rumors concerning the HTC One M8, the top secret sounding design name for the next generation HTC… Read more »

Samsung Galaxy S5 Release Date Coming By April With Iris Scanning?

samsung galaxy s5 release date april

The Samsung Galaxy S5 release date is being targeted by Asia’s largest technology company for March or April. Even more exciting than the release of the highly anticipated handset is the possibility of iris scanning technology. Technology as advanced as that would surely boost the sales of Apple’s biggest competitor in the handset department. As… Read more »