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Google releases Android 4.1.2 to AOSP, Nexus 7 already being updated

Google announced today that it is rolling out a minor update to Jelly Bean in the form of Android 4.1.2. This minor bump brings performance and stability improvements to the Android Open Source Project, on which many custom ROMs are based, as well as specific improvements to devices like the Nexus 7. In fact, upon

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One lucky Japanese customer gets 32GB Nexus 7 shipment before announcement

One lucky Japanese customer got twice the value he paid for when he received an as-yet unannounced 32GB Nexus 7 tablet. There has been speculation in recent days that Google would expand its low-cost tablet offering to include a 32GB version, as many modern games such as the newly-released Horn and A Bard’s Tale are upwards

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Specs of the upcoming 5-inch HTC Galaxy Note competitor leak out

According to our Twitter friend Football, who correctly posted the specs of HTC’s now-official One X+, the company’s upcoming five-inch Galaxy Note competitor, tentatively titled the Droid Incredible X, has some massive specs. First thing to note is that the device, which goes by model number HTC6435, will have a 5-inch 1920×1080 screen, for an incredible

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Here’s your next Nexus phone, or something very similar

There have been a rash of leaks this past weekend (come on, over Canadian Thanksgiving? No rest for the wicked!) indicating one of two things: either LG is creating the next Nexus device, or there are some dedicated fakers out there. An XDA-Developers member, stevebinh, has posted a photo album of the LG E960, the purported next

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Cygnett Apollo Hybrid Case Review for Samsung Galaxy S III

The perfect case would be thin, light, protective, and comfortable to hold. It would be made of material that wouldn’t scratch or break; it would allow access to all the major ports; and it would complement the design of the phone. Case manufacturers have been endeavouring to find that perfect balance for years, and with

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Performance, stability update coming soon to Nokia Lumia 610

Owners of the Nokia Lumia 610 should be in for a nice update fairly soon. The company announced today that it is issuing an update to the entry-level Windows Phone device to address some stability issues, and add some much-needed performance. The update will also introduce improvements to the camera software and speed. No word on

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This amazing Galaxy S III commercial was shot with a Galaxy S III

Sometimes we underestimate just how good smartphone cameras are, given the right circumstances. Devices like the Galaxy S III and iPhone 5 can, given good lighting, produce astounding results. This Galaxy S III commercial, produced for Icelandic carrier Síminn (Iceland Telecom), employs specially-produced robots on rails that track the Aeon Flux-like star with two Galaxy S

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