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BlackBerry’s Rio Z20 is all touchscreen in leaked pictures, may launch in 2015

BlackBerry may release yet another full touchscreen device called the Rio Z20 in select markets. The Rio Z20 sports all the specs you'd expect from a budget phone, including a 720p screen.
Gaming

BioShock, XCOM, and more available in 2K’s holiday mobile sale

Publishing heavyweight 2K has announced a holiday sale for select mobile games, such as BioShock and XCOM: Enemy Within, from now until January 5 in the iOS App Store.
Mobile

Amazon offers $220 worth of Android apps for free in Christmas sale

Amazon launched a three-day Christmas app sale on Wednesday, enabling Android users to save as much as $220 on mobile software usually costing from between 99 cents and $65 apiece.
Mobile

Google and Microsoft join fight to prevent hotels blocking personal Wi-Fi

The hotel industry is petitioning the FCC to allow it to block personal Wi-Fi hotspots to protect guests from "rogue wireless hotspots that can cause degraded service, insidious cyber attacks and identity theft." But two tech giants are not…
Music

This Week in Music: The week of the mixtapes and comebacks with Wale, Miguel and More

New music is dropping all the time. It's time to get some new tunes in your ears. Here are the best new releases this week, including Wale, Blue Hawaii, Miguel brand new singles from Erick Sermon and Jodeci, and more!
Photography

Adobe Line and Sketch drawing apps add stylus support, auto-save and recovery

Adobe's newest update (version 2.1) for mobile apps Illustrator Line and Photoshop Sketch allows you to draw using Wacom or Pencil styluses, as well as Adobe's Ink and Slide hardware. Also added are auto-save and recovery.
Mobile

Mozilla means business with the mid-range KDDI Fx0 Firefox phone

Mozilla and Japanese carrier KDDI teamed up to make the first mid-range Firefox OS smartphone. The Fx0 has mid-range specs, a HD screen, a Qualcomm processor, and supports 4G LTE. It even has an intriguing design.
Home

Shopping for a sofa? This app will let you see it in 3D inside your house

When shopping for new furniture, one of the most difficult things is picturing how an unwieldily object will fit into your space. Loft's new app, Rooomy, lets you upload a photo of your room and get a 3D view of the furniture in your living…
Mobile

This new smartphone gives you cool iPhone 5C looks and Galaxy S4 specs for just $160

Meizu, a Chinese smartphone brand, has announced the M1 Note. Designed to take on the popular Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G, it has iPhone 5C looks, a very strong feature list, and a surprisingly low price.
Computing

[Updated] Andromium transforms your Android into a pocketable desktop computer

Have you ever wished you could fit your entire PC into your pocket? A new Kickstarter project called Andromium promises just that, and its compatible with Samsung Galaxy smartphones (along with a few other Android devices).
Photography

Time Magazine Instagram Photographer of 2014 puts lens on impoverished California region

Time Magazine has named Matt Black as its Instagram Photographer of the Year 2014. Black focuses his lens on the poverty in California's Central Valley and uses Instagram to easily reach an audience.