Android 7.0 Nougat final release reportedly coming this August

We’ve seen a lot of changes in the Android Developer Preview program since its inception in 2014 with Android L. While Lollipop only saw one developer preview, Android M would end up offering three previews. With Android N, Google has upped its game even further, with the fifth and final preview of Android 7.0 Nougat arriving earlier this ...

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Did Samsung get lazy with the Galaxy Note 7?

When it comes to smartphone generations, history has proven that sticking to a tried-and-true formula doesn’t work. Consumers expect improvements on almost every front and there’s a huge backlash when these expectations are not met. Even when they are not even possible, the unwavering demand for the new, the improved, the better, is ...

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Alleged Lenovo Vibe P2 shows up in benchmarks

 A piece of Lenovo hardware clearly befitting the term “Turbo” just passed through Geekbench, but with Vibe P1 Turbo having launched in India earlier this year, this smartphone’s benchmarks suggests that it’s the rumored Lenovo Vibe P2.Lenovo’s earlier iteration on its Vibe P1 might have left you wondering what ...

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Deal: 2nd Gen Moto 360 going for $150 (50% off)

Well, looky here! Daily Steals is currently running an incredible offer on refurbished Moto 360 smartwatches. These are the second generation of this device, and they’re currently going for $150. Considering Motorola is currently selling these babies new for $300 or greater on their website, this is a fairly stellar deal.In the spirit of the ...

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NVIDIA Shield Tablet K1 is sold out everywhere… What’s up?

So a few days ago we went to do a routine sales options check on the NVIDIA Shield Tablet K1, and we discovered it was out of stock on NVIDIA’s website. Puzzled but not dismayed, we hit up Amazon next only to discover that it was only available from third party sellers. A quick jaunt over to Newegg produced similar results: no Shield Tablet K1 ...

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BLU R1 HD review

Florida-based BLU enjoys a popular presence in the affordable Android smartphone market, with a slew of entry-level and mid-range devices on offer, that are great options for those on a budget. What is great about BLU’s latest smartphone, the R1 HD, is that if you are an Amazon Prime member, you can avail special discounts and offers that ...

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Android 7.0 preview leaks for the Huawei P9

Historically speaking, Huawei hasn’t been the best with updates, taking well over a year to bring the Huawei Mate 7 over to Lollipop. Thankfully, in recent times they’ve gotten a lot more responsive when it comes to updates. If a newly leaked ROM is any indication, Huawei’s future update timeliness is only going to get better. ...

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Buy a lottery ticket: Sony Mobile just turned a profit

As we reported yesterday, Sony plans to sell off the majority of its once innovative but now resource draining battery division. We also reiterated that Sony’s CEO had essentially given Sony Mobile until the end of 2016 to return to profitability or face the same ignominious fate. While many argued that the Xperia X series was not the right ...

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Samsung Galaxy On5 (2016) receives FCC certification

Samsung continues to expand their smartphone portfolio with yet another entry-level offering with the Samsung Galaxy On5 (2016). While the exact date of its release its still unknown, this device has just been approved by the US telecom regulatory agency FCC, which means that it should be making its way to consumers soon.Last month, the ...

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