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Leaked Photos Show Rough Prototype Of Amazon’s Upcoming Android Phone

The guys over at BGR have a threesome of exclusive photos of what they claim is Amazon’s long-rumored Android phone, rumored to launch this summer. There isn’t much the be seen here, with the exception of the four cameras on the front of the device that supposedly track your face as you look at the [...]

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Facebook’s Next Effort To Keep You Always Connected: GPS Location Sharing With “Nearby Friends”

Within the “coming weeks,” Facebook will be rolling out a new feature that’s sure to send privacy activists through the roof: Nearby Friends. We’ve seen them experiment with geolocation services before, but nothing has yet to really stick. Their purchase of Gowalla didn’t get them anywhere, as they shut the service down four months after [...]

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This App Will Help Manage Your Time Better So You Can Have More Fun

Friday is a great day to plan ahead for the coming workweek: What do you have to accomplish? What are your priorities? And you know there’s an app to help with that. In fact, there are a myriad of planning/productivity apps in both the Apple App Store and Google Play. Most of these apps have [...]

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XY Is An iOS & Android Tracking Tag Connecting You To What Matters Most

Modern life is all about connections. With our phones in-hand at all times, we’re connected to family and friends constantly through text and Facebook, and we’re even connected to strangers and the world through Twitter and other social media platforms. But when you lose something you’re connected to in real life, your connections can’t help [...]

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Google Just Released A New Android Camera App

Google has just released a stand alone camera app (available in the Play Store) that is compatible on all devices running Android 4.4+ KitKat. The Capture Button is a large grey border that you can tap anywhere to take your photo. I see the benefit of this, but why is so much of the screen [...]

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Amazon Said To Be Readying Its Own Smartphone For A June Launch

I love Amazon. When it comes to the technology industry, they’re arguably one of the few companies that actually competes with Apple head to head on more than any others. While Apple makes a fortune on the sale of its hardware, it also rakes in massive piles of cash with its ecosystem for apps, books, [...]

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Google Beefing Up Android Security; Update Continually Checks For Malware

If there’s one thing Android gets a bad rap for, it’s security. It doesn’t seem like there’s a week that goes by that we’re not seeing reports of some app in the Play Store being discovered for containing malware or a virus of some sort, out to steal your personal info. In 2012, Google started [...]

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Nikon’s Next CoolPix Point And Shoot Camera Powered By Android; Coming In May For $350

Digital cameras powered by Android. The idea isn’t anything new and there have been several before now, but that shouldn’t stop one of the top digital imaging companies from throwing another hat in the ring, right? Nikon’s latest Android-powered point and shoot camera, the CoolPix S810C, is coming in May and will retail for $349. [...]

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Has Built In “Kill Switch” To Wipe The Phone If It’s Stolen

One thing that’s given me peace of mind with my iPhone is the “Find My iPhone” functionality. Should I leave it behind, should it be swiped while I’m not looking, or in any other way become lost, I can securely and remotely locate it, lock it, and wipe all my personal content from it if [...]

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Samsung’s Galaxy S5 Sales Doubled Those Of The Galaxy S4

Samsung just launched its newest version of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S5, on Friday and already it has beat it’s predecessor in launch day sales. The GS5, which launched in 150 countries, is also reportedly sold out in numerous global markets. Although Samsung has not confirmed launch-day sales, the report quoted a spokesperson saying [...]

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