Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 (5.5") Review: $250 Buys You So Much More Phone Than It Used To

April 27th, 2015 by admin No comments »

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Not long ago, a $250 unlocked smartphone was probably asking for trouble – a sketchy processor, WVGA display, potato-resolution camera, and 3G were basically what you could expect. But as technology has marched forward, component costs for things like 1080p LCD panels, 13MP camera sensors, and LTE have become much cheaper.

The Alcatel OneTouch Idol 3 5.5″ (I know, I know, the name is ridiculous), which I will from here on call the Idol 3 for the sake of brevity and sanity, has the things you want in a modern smartphone.

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[Update: It's Back] [Deal Alert] Unlocked LG G2 On Sale For $189.99 Through eBay Daily Deals

April 27th, 2015 by admin No comments »

G2White-ThumbIt may be coming up on 18 months old, but the LG G2 is still a capable device. At this price, though, it’s a steal. You can pick up an unlocked G2 (the AT&T model) for $189.99 with free shipping.

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The G2 has a 5.2-inch 1080p LCD, Snapdragon 800 processor, 2GB of RAM, 3000mAh battery, and 32GB of storage. This is the D800 for AT&T, but it’s unlocked to work on any compatible network.

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[Update: It's Back] [Deal Alert] Unlocked LG G2 On Sale For $189.99 Through eBay Daily Deals was written by the awesome team at Android Police.

Android Surpasses iOS In Revenue, If China's Android App Stores Are Combined

April 27th, 2015 by admin No comments »

Instead, after taking into account the large number of non-Google Play Chinese Android app stores in existence, advisory firm Digi-Capital found that …

Android is finally beating Apple in this one key metric

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Android has long beaten Apple in terms of absolute downloads, because it has a far larger install base. Last year, more than 1 billion Android …

Twitter rolls out 'highlights' feature for Android

April 27th, 2015 by admin No comments »

Users of Android smartphones and tablets may now get a summary of what Twitter considers could be the best tweets for them. The new feature …

The file manager that Android forgot: How to find photos and other data on your device

April 27th, 2015 by admin No comments »

Yolanda Ortiz asked how she could create new folders and move photos into them on her Android tablet. In Windows, it's all so easy. You've got File …

Micromax Canvas Play With Android 5.0 Lollipop Available Online at Rs. 7490

April 27th, 2015 by admin No comments »

The dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) Micromax Canvas Play smartphone runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out-of-the-box. It features a 5.5-inch (480×854 pixels) …

Best new Android and iOS (Apple Watch included) apps (April 21st – April 27th 2015)

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We really like this week's pick for Android apps – at least three of them are exclusive to the platform (at least for now) and are really interesting …

T-Mobile’s Galaxy Note 4 Is Now Receiving The Android Lollipop OTA Update

April 27th, 2015 by admin No comments »

GalaxyNote4-ThumbGalaxy Note 4 owners, you hold in your hands one of the best devices of its generation. Understandably, you want to see one of the greatest receive the latest from Google. So it has been challenging for those of you on T-Mobile to watch as Sprint, AT&T, Verizon, and US Cellular pushed out Lollipop to their Note 4′s before the Un-carrier. But alas, your time has come. We’ve heard from a number of you that T-Mobile is now sending Android 5.0 to your phablet of choice.

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Now Set an Alarm or Send Notes to Your Android Phone From Desktop

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Google lately has been rolling out features that allow users to assign a particular task right from the desktop and send it to their associated Android …