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HTC’s rumored One M8 Eye camera phone leaked in promo image (Updated)

HTC will hold an event on October 8, but hasn't given anything away about what it'll reveal. The latest rumors point to two devices being launched, one with a great rear camera, and the other with a special front camera.

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Galaxy Note 4’s #GapGate problem is a ‘manufacturing feature’ (Updated)

Reports from Korea, where the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 recently went on sale, are highlighting a possible build quality issue with the large device, where the screen does not meet the edge of the casing.

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Pebble smartwartch now priced at $100, update includes activity and sleep tracking

Pebble announced that the original Pebble smartwatch will now cost $100. In addition, Pebble detailed firmware update 2.6, which throws in sleep and activity tracking.

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Need a little Net right now? Karma Go is a pay-as-you-go LTE wireless hotspot

Ever been somewhere you need Wi-Fi right away? Karma is offering up a brand new mobile hotspot that is LTE-capable and charges only for the data you use. It costs just $99 too until late October.

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Nexus X specs all but confirmed, realistic render created (Updated)

There has been much debate over the existence of the Nexus 6, but now it seems the Google smartphone is on its way from Motorola with the code name Shamu.

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Basis reveals Peak, a $200 fitness tracker with the mind of a smartwtach

The Basis Peak looks like a smartwatch, but acts like a fitness tracker. The Peak can monitor your heart rate, sleep, activity, and overall wellness.

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Galaxy Note Edge ready for launch in Japan, giving hope to the rest of the world

Samsung's Galaxy Note Edge has been confirmed for release in Japan by local network NTT DoCoMo, giving hope to the rest of the world this unusual device won't be just a limited edition.

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Project Ara’s custom Android L software will make hot-swappable components possible

Google is working hard on its Project Ara modular phone, and expects to have the first prototype ready to show in December, and on sale early next year. It'll run a custom version of Android L, making hot-swappable components possible.

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How to block phone calls on your Android phone

Find out how to block unwanted calls on your Android smartphone as we run through some solutions to protect you from telemarketers and persistent exes. We also take a look at some handy call blocking Android apps.

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The OnePlus Two may debut next year and a wearable could be in the works

In a recently-held Ask Me Anything on Reddit, OnePlus revealed that the OnePlus Two is currently in the works, with a second- or third-quarter launch window next year. The company also hinted at future wearables.

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Sony’s Oct. 9 event could bring the Xperia Z3 to the US

Sony will hold an event in New York on October 9, where it may reveal when the new Xperia Z3 smartphone will go on sale in America. If we're lucky, the Xperia Z3 Compact, Z3 Compact Tablet, and SmartWatch 3 will join it.

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Android superphone smackdown: Samsung Galaxy S5 vs. LG G3

In a battle that could turn out to be very messy indeed, we pit the Samsung Galaxy S5 against the LG G3. Is LG's resurgence and the G3's amazing screen enough to topple the Galaxy S5 from its position at the top of the smartphone tree?

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Zopo plans international launch for the $320, Z999 octa-core smartphone

You could be forgiven for thinking Zopo is the name of a clown, but it's not. Zopo is a Chinese smartphone brand looking to make a global impression, and will launch the octa-core ZP999 in October.

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Archos goes Platinum with the 45c and 50b smartphones

Archos announced its new series of Android-powered smartphones, Platinum, with the 45c Platinum and 50b Platinum. While they aren't made out of platinum, they do carry extremely low price tags.

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Google replaces Flipboard-style Currents app with Play Newsstand on iOS

Google has finally replaced the aging Currents app on iOS with the newer, more feature-packed Google Play Newsstand app. Existing Currents users will find an update waiting in the App Store now.

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Kindle Unlimited book buffet now available for voracious readers in the UK (Updated)

Amazon's popular $10 per month ebook subscription service, Kindle Unlimited, has been available since July in America. Now, the company has opened it up to customers in the UK too.

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Tired of following the crowd? 5 Awesome Chinese Phones, and how to import them

There are some tempting smartphones being produced around the world, but not all are available in our local stores. So how do you go about importing one? We take a look at the models to consider, and how to get started.

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Samsung shares fall to two-year low, Galaxy Note 4 will launch ahead of schedule

It looks like Samsung was blindsided by strong iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus sales, as market share dropped 2.3 percent. In addition, its profit estimate has been lowered, causing the company to launch the Galaxy Note 4 ahead of schedule.

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12 hot new keyboards you can download on iPhone and iPad

Apple finally announced that it will allow the integration of third-party keyboard apps in iOS 8. So far, leading alternative keyboard creators SwiftKey, Swype, and Fleksy have confirmed that their keyboards will work on the new version of iOS.

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Samsung’s new Power Sharing Cable will let your devices charge each other

Samsung's Power Sharing cable will let you send juice from one Galaxy device to another micro USB chargeable device whenever you need a battery boost.

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Grab the LG G3 Vigor on AT&T from September 26, for just $335 (Updated)

AT&T has joined Sprint in selling the LG G3 Vigor, the smaller, cheaper version of the range-topping G3 smartphone. The phone will be released on September 26, and sold for $335 without a contract.

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Phablet reviews before and after iPhone 6 Plus (Everyone got it wrong)

Does the Apple iPhone 6 have something special? Can it succeed where others have …. well, already succeeded? And more importantly, are tech reviewers being fair when they review the iPhone 6 Plus? Here’s what they said today, and how they reviewed earlier…

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Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 launches in Thailand

Samsung loves to make big phablets and its Galaxy Mega lineup is no exception. Reports indicate that Samsung will soon release the Galaxy Mega 2, the successor to the 5.8-inch Mega.

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Instapaper goes free, latest version brings new features

Popular read-it-later app Instapaper is now available for free. A new version of the software has just launched for iOS and Android, bringing with it a number of extra features, though some of these are only available with the subscription version.

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Nexus 9 rumors: HTC working closely with Google ahead of official launch (Updated)

HTC could be ready to make a return to the world of tablets, as rumors gather of a device known as the HTC Volantis, which may end up being the Nexus 9. Here's everything we think we know about it.

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LG sets Guinness World Record for largest outdoor advertisement

LG revealed that it set the Guinness World Record for largest outdoor advertising structure. The billboard is located in the capital of Saudi Arabia near the King Khalid International Airport.

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Sony steps up development of the SmartEyeGlass, ready to compete with Google

Sony has released the software development kit for its SmartEyeGlass project. Designed to take on Google Glass, the smart specs are still a prototype, but the first models should be sold to developers early next year.

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How to root your Android phone or tablet

Are you wondering whether to root your Android smartphone? Perhaps you’ve decided to do it and you just need to know how? You’ll find an explanation and a quick guide to Android rooting right here.

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LG G3 vs. HTC One M8: Which Android flag should iPhone haters fly?

If you’re an Android user who’s just not into Samsung’s smartphones, LG’s G3 and HTC’s One M8 are probably your top two alternatives when it comes to choosing a high-end smartphone. HTC’s flagship has all the good looks and…

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