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Javelin Browser is a great Android browser designed for KitKat

There is no shortage of great Android browsers, from the AOSP project (Chromium), Google itself (Chrome and Chrome beta), to Mozilla (Firefox), Opera, Dolphin and many, many others. Javelin Browser is a relatively new entry into this crowded market, differentiating itself with a unique UI and a gesture-friendly UX. Built on top of the open-sourced

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Adobe launches Lightroom for iPad, requires Creative Cloud subscription

Adobe is becoming quite the nimble services company, bundling its top-selling products into a single $9.99/month subscription called Creative Cloud. Those who choose to spend the money for access to cloud-optimized versions of photo-editing powerhouse Lightroom and jack-of-all-trades Photoshop CC (the CC is for “Creative Cloud” edition, get it?) now have another tool at their

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Samsung’s new Galaxy Ace Style tests KitKat’s 512MB-optimized performance

Samsung’s got a new entry-level Android device, and it’s both familiar and intriguing. The Galaxy Ace Style is the first from the company to ship with 512MB RAM and KitKat, testing Google’s claims that the newly-launched OS version is more consistently performant with less system memory. Other than that, the 4-inch device sports a 800×480

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Bell focuses on shared data in simplified plan lineup

Bell’s renovating its house, and the first area to receive a new coat of paint is its plan lineup. The company launched a new layout for its monthly price plans over the weekend, putting an end to its confusing mixture of individual Voice & Data plans along with shared data options, opting to go all-in

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Twitter acquires Android lock screen replacement Cover

Twitter has acquired Cover, the high-profile contextual lock screen replacement that emerged from private beta late last year. The acquisition comes after Yahoo bought Aviate, with offered a similar product as a home screen replacement. Cover will continue to be offered in the Play Store for now, but that may change as Twitter decides what

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HTC One Mini now available at Fido

Fido customers looking for a low-cost, mid-sized smartphone now have the option of purchasing the HTC One Mini. The 4.3-inch device was recently added to Fido’s lineup of Android devices, and is available for $0 on a 2-year contract with a Smart plan, $150 on a 2-year contract with a Standard plan, and $400 outright.

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