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There’s a lot of money to be made by being the go-to service for interpersonal communication. Just ask Google. Or Apple. Or Facebook. Maybe that’s why the aforementioned book of faces is putting so much work into their Messenger app. Since the app is slated to start supporting ads soon, Facebook wants to make sure that Messenger is your go-to ...

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Final Fantasy XV minigame coming soon to Android

The full version of Final Fantasy XV doesn’t launch until late September, but luckily there’s a new minigame coming to mobile devices that will tide you over until then. Square Enix has just announced Justice Monsters Five, a pinball game for Android and iOS that will combine role-playing elements with some of Final Fantasy’s ...

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6 problems with the Galaxy S7/Galaxy S7 Edge and how to fix them

Samsung continues to improve on what they started last year, with the latest Galaxy S flagships, the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge boasting an even more refined design and build quality, the mandatory bump to the latest and greatest processing package, a better camera, better battery life, and the vaunted return of key features, including ...

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BLU Vivo 5 vs honor 5X — battle of the $200 smartphones

In the past, buying a smartphone that was priced around $200 meant signing yourself up for a bad all around experience. Thankfully, budget-friendly handsets have gotten surprisingly good over the past couple years, and today we’re going to compare two of the best on the market — the BLU Vivo 5 and the honor 5X.BLU Vivo 5 reviewhonor 5X ...

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Sprint customers can now buy Amazon Prime one month at a time

Shutterstock Earlier today, US carrier Sprint announced that it will begin offering its customers a subscription to Amazon Prime as an optional extra on top of their phone bill. Rather than having to stump up costs for a whole year, Sprint customers will be able to purchase a subscription on a monthly basis. This might come in handy for binge ...

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LG Innotek’s latest wireless charger is three times faster

Wireless charging is a pretty neat, somewhat luxurious feature tucked away inside some high-end smartphones. But in the modern days of battery guzzling processors and fast charging wired alternatives, wireless charging just isn’t quite useful enough to breakthrough as a mainstream feature. That being said, LG Innotek has just announced some new ...

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Xiaomi brings the Mi 5 to India, but it’s more expensive than anticipated

Indian Xiaomi fans are in for a disappointment – the Xiaomi Mi 5 was just announced for the Indian market and it’s significantly pricier than the Chinese version.Xiaomi’s head of international expansion Hugo Barra took the stage today to reveal the Mi 5’s price and availability in India. Only the standard version of the device, with 3GB ...

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You might be surprised by which apps enjoyed the fastest growth last year

We all know about those Android apps that “take off”: the ones that enjoy immense success, sometimes overnight, and post staggeringly large install numbers. They fuel the dreams of budding Android developers and keep our man Joe Hindy busy day in, day out. But new figures revealing the mobile apps with the highest year-on-year growth ...

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