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Hands On: Kobo’s Aura e-reader commands a premium for bookstore freedom

Hands On: Kobo’s Aura e-reader commands a premium for bookstore freedom.

Nokia thinks feature phones can still look cool, announces the Nokia 515 to prove it

Think all feature phones with an alphanumeric keypad have to be ugly? Think again, as Nokia has announced the Nokia 515, a simple Series 40 phone with a premium aluminum body.
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Samsung targets toddlers with new Galaxy Tab 3 Kids tablet

In its quest to launch mobile devices in every shape, size and specification, Samsung this week took the wraps off the Galaxy Tab 3 Kids tablet, an Android slate targeted at toddlers.

‘I Forgot My Phone’ film shows how much we love our phones, but is that really so bad?

A video called "I Forgot My Phone" is gaining a ton of popularity on YouTube. It shows people enamored with their phones and not really communicating. But are phones really ruining our lives? What are we missing out on, really?

LG’s new ‘G Pad 8.3’ tablet teased in video, ready for Sept. release (Updated with specs)

LG has released a teaser video which confirms we'll be seeing a new tablet from the company very soon. It'll be named the LG G Pad 8.3, which fits in with previous rumors concerning both the name, and the 8.3-inch screen size.
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New Nexus 7 goes on sale in UK, Germany, France, Spain, and Japan

Google has started rolling out its refreshed Nexus 7 tablet in markets outside of North America, with consumers in the UK, Germany, France, Spain, and Japan now able to get their hands on the device.

HTC sees new smartphone OS as a way to strengthen its presence in China

A new report indicates HTC is building its own smartphone operating system, which will be launched exclusively on the Chinese market later this year, in an effort to increase its presence there.
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Tablets for bookworms? Kobo unveils three reader-centric slates and new Aura e-reader

Kobo has unveiled a range of new devices, including three tablets designed with readers squarely in mind. The Arc 10HD tablet and two 7-inch models come with features such as Reading Life and Reading Mode to put the reading experience front…

Rumor: Apple iWatch delayed until 2014, could arrive as an iPod Nano/smartwatch hybrid

A new report claims Apple has delayed the launch of the iWatch smartwatch until the second half of 2014, and that when it does arrive, it'll come with iPod functionality.

Report: Apple’s iPhone trade-in program begins this week

Attempting to attract more customers into the Apple store when upgrading their smartphone, a soft launch of Apple's iPhone trade-in program hits specific Apple retail locations this week.

Google slashes the price of the unlocked Nexus 4, starts at $199

Easily the least expensive unlocked smartphone available to consumers, Google has trimmed the price of the current Nexus 4 smartphone by approximately 33 percent. It's likely that Google is making way for a new model in the coming months.
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If you can’t beat ’em, pick on someone smaller! Networks go after Aereo copycat

Thanks to copy-cat service FilmOn X's (formerly Aereokiller) recent loss in a California court, Aereo may find itself in the Supreme Court, putting its strategic expansion plans in jeopardy.