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Amzer Pudding TPU Case for Nokia Lumia 1520

Not yet rated<p>List Price:<p>$9.95<p>Price:<p>$6.95<p>You Save:<p>$3.00 (30% Off)<p>Product Description<p>This custom Nokia Lumia 1520 skin case goes on as easy as pudding …

#1 Store for Android Phone Accessories

The Samsung Active In-Ear Headset is perfect for the active listener. It combines comfort, stability and high-quality audio into a stylish and …

Android Phones

Best Weather Apps for Windows 10 in 2018

There are no-nonsense apps that simply present the core conditions and others that provide information in a more vibrant, eye-catching style. While …

Microsoft celebrates Pi Day by selling Xbox Music Pass for just $31.41

Normally, Microsoft sells 12 months of access to its streaming and download music service for $99.90, so this price reduction is over 66% less than …

Star Wars: Commander gets rare update, now supports 512 MB phones, new features

Star Wars: Commander 2.5.1.1<p>Now Available: Traps! Defend your base with Traps that trigger Starship Strikes when enemies approach! Choose from …

Bringing empathy to the Middle East through gaming

Navit Keren grew up in Israel. She's lived through the signing of historic peace treaties, and horrific terrorist attacks. Just as important though, she's witness to the dramatic deterioration of the relationship between Israelis and Palestinians. The biggest problem she sees, is a lack of empathy. …

Microsoft's apparently passing on $110 million Cyanogen funding round

Several weeks ago brought the news that Microsoft was considering investing in Cyanogen and their customized Android system CyanogenMod. That OS is …

More than 1 million bits of feedback have been submitted by Windows Insiders

The news comes from Gabriel Aul, an engineering manager at Microsoft responsible for the Windows Insider program:<p>Wow! We just received our one …

Lumia 435 hits UK's Carphone Warehouse for an absurd £29.99 on prepaid

For comparison's sake, that's right around US$46. At that price it's obviously not a high-end device — the 4-inch display has a resolution of …

The SecuTABLET is a new, secure tablet from Secusmart, IBM and Samsung

<b>Secusmart collaborates with IBM and Samsung to deliver global expertise</b><p><i>SecuTABLET provides high-security mobile communication for national and</i> …

BlackBerry

BlackBerry's new tablet is a Samsung Galaxy Tab S

BlackBerry has just announced a brand new tablet that has far more in common with a Samsung tablet than the company's failed PlayBook. That's because the tablet, called the Secutablet, is simply a modified Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 (pictured above).<p>As you might have guessed from the name, …

Windows 10 looks to have built-in peer-to-peer OS and app updating support

There's no promising that these options will make it to a public release of Windows 10, but here's what they are:<p>Download apps and OS Updates from …

Gazzet is a beautiful social feed & news reader and we've got 1,000 free copies!

Looking for a new way to keep up to date on your social feeds and news? If so, Gazzet might be the app for you. We've featured Gazzet before here on …

Social Media

Bloomberg: Cyanogen's new investor list doesn't include Microsoft

It would have been interesting to see how a Microsoft deal would change Cyanogen. But we'll have to rely on our imaginations, because Redmond has decided not to put money into the company, according to <i>Bloomberg</i>. While Cyanogen is known for creating customized versions of the Android platform, …

This Windows Phone Pebble app isn't available for long

The Pebble Time may have broke $1 million in Kickstarter pledges at a record-setting pace, but it likely didn't do that with much help from Windows Phone users. The wearable lacks an official first-party app for Redmond's handsets, but Microsoft apparently developed a demo internally to show the …

This week in Xbox One game news: March 14th 2015

So, here's the best of this week's Xbox One news! And if you guys like the format or have any suggestions, do let us know in the comments. Have a …

New Google reference app helps developers build multi-screen apps

With the recent introduction of Android Wear, Android TV and Android Auto, Google is expanding its ecosystem to as many screen sizes as possible. With all of the new screen sizes now on the Android platform, the company is urging developers to create the best looking applications as possible, no …

Samsung has a patent application for a rugged, bendable display

Patently Mobile<p>When it comes to folds, Samsung has you covered. Having patented several designs for bendable products, the company expressed an intent for 2015 to be the year it finally releases a bendable display. While nothing has yet to materialize on that department (to be fair, it’s only …

Samsung commits to premium designs and high-res screens across its range

Samsung held its yearly shareholder meeting today in Seoul, and one of the hottest topics was the performance of the mobile unit and what Samsung is doing to reverse the decline from 2014.<p>Speaking to shareholders, head of mobile unit JK Shin said Samsung would double down on premium features in …

That curved glass on the S6 Edge? It takes time and money

The public reception of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge has been generally favorable, enough to make Samsung ramp up production levels and promise similar designs for other products coming in 2015. The downside is Samsung may be actually having trouble meeting the demand for its new devices, in …

Fabrication

Google VPN service spotted hidden within Android 5.1

Android 5.1 features a number of tweaks and changes to Lollipop, but a whole new Google service has also been spotted lurking within the operating system running on a Nexus 6. Although not functional right now, Google appears to be working on a VPN (virtual private network) service.<p>If you have …

Android News

5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Welcome back to another episode of Android Apps Weekly! Here are your headlines for this week:<p>Cyanogen has announced that they will begin using Boxer as their default email app.<br>• PlayStation Mobile is shutting the doors for good. Goodbye PlayStation Mobile, you had a rather underwhelming run.<br>• Amazon …

Apps

LG G Flex 2 now available on Sprint in Volcano Red and Platinum Silver

The G Flex 2, LG‘s most recent curvy smartphone, has made its way to the US after a brief time being exclusively available in South Korea. Sprint is the first carrier in the United States to sell the phone, and it’s offering the device in two different color options: Platinum Silver and Volcano …

Xiaomi Mi Note Review!

YouTube now supports 360-degree video on desktop and mobile

Google has just announced that YouTube now supports 360-degree video, for both uploading and watching. These new videos are only watchable on the Android app and through embedded videos in Chrome, though the company says iOS support is coming in the future. For right now, there are only a small …

Xiaomi Mi Note Review

The Bottom Line<p>Pros<p>Premium build quality<br>Thin<br>Solid camera<br>Fantastic battery life<br>Vibrant display<br>Intuitive software<p>Cons<p>No US availability<p>Bottom Line<p>The Xiaomi Mi Note offers premium hardware with a very robust software experience that many phablet users would enjoy, and it is quite unfortunate that …

Phones

You can now buy the DROID Turbo in Sapphire Blue Ballistic Nylon from Verizon

Verizon is now offering the Motorola DROID Turbo in a sleek Sapphire Blue color. Best Buy used to be the only retailer to carry the Sapphire Blue Ballistic Nylon variant, but now you can pick the device up in Verizon stores or online. Just like with the other color, the 32GB Sapphire Blue DROID …

NYPD caught editing Wikipedia pages on alleged police brutality

With several incidents of alleged police brutality making headlines in recent months, it seems police in New York have come up with a new way to …

Dungeon Hunter 5 lands on Windows and Windows Phone as a universal app

Though it's a day later than originally announced, the latest iteration of the insanely popular Dungeon Hunter series brings players a brand new …

Microsoft details how Cortana can help you stay on top of your workouts

The fitness tracking feature allows Cortana to track when you usually head out to the gym, remind you beforehand, and even schedule make-up days if …