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Nokia promises Windows Phone 8.1 for all WP8-powered Lumia devices

Nokia today promised an update to the existing range of Windows Phone 8 Lumia devices, offering Windows Phone 8.1 to its entire price range, from the low-cost 520 to the 1520. No word on when these updates are coming to Canadian Lumias, but you can rest assured it will be offered as soon as carriers

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TimePlay’s Cineplex deal expands nationwide, boasts four million plays in two years

Toronto-based TimePlay has expanded its collaboration with Canada’s largest cinema and entertainment company, Cineplex, to 725 theatres across all 10 provinces. Since 2011, the company has been piloting its interactive advertising platform in Toronto and Vancouver, increasing from just over 100 screens to, most recently, 231. “Consumers want to participate in their entertainment,” said Jon

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Facebook rolling out new Android app design to all alpha testers

Facebook has been A/B testing a new flat Android UI for months now, but now the company has made it available to all users, with one important stipulation: you must be a member of the Android alpha testing group, which began last November. The company’s flatter, tab-focused interface looks far more native on Android than

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Google likely to release standalone camera app for all Android devices

Google is planning to release a standalone camera app to the Play Store intended for all Android devices, according to sources close to Engadget. The company has been rumoured to be overhauling its camera experience for months, especially after proof that the stock Nexus camera inaccurately crops photos in the viewfinder. The Nexus 5 was accused

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LG G Flex review

No one needs a curved phone. It’s almost certainly the latest gimmick in a litany of specs that seems to be the result of a maturing smart device market sucked dry of new ideas. And yet the G Flex intrigues me. It’s not the best Android phone on the market, and it’s almost certainly too

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Humble Bundle 9 revives the best deal in Android gaming

Humble Bundle is back, and by now you know the drill: spend whatever you like (but hopefully more than the average, and ideally a lot more) to download a number of DRM-free games across multiple platforms. Intended for charity, you can choose how much goes towards the game developers, individual charities (there are two) and

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