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Contest: Win a Rogers Samsung Galaxy S5 and a Gear 2 Neo

Fancy yourself a new smartphone and smartwatch? Here’s something for you! Up for grabs in the first of many summer contests is a Rogers Samsung Galaxy S5 and a Samsung Gear 2 Neo! Both devices were released earlier this year and the LTE-enabled GS5 runs KitKat, has a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED HD display (1920×1080, 432ppi),

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Yahoo app for Android gets updated with Canadian content

Previously only available to Android users in the United States, Yahoo has rolled out an update to its official app that brings Canadian-specific content. Yahoo notes that those who install the app will experience “the best of the web” on their device. Yahoo’s app is compatible with Android devices running 2.3.3 and higher and offers the

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Two more HTC executives depart the company

HTC’s executive shuffle continues. According to a report in Bloomberg, President of Engineering and Operations Fred Liu and Chief Marketing Officer Ben Ho are both departing the company. Liu was with HTC for the last 16 years, has held several leadership positions and is leaving because he’s retiring. Ho just joined the company in January

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Apple: 90% of devices are using iOS 7

In the latest update to its developer site, Apple has stated that “90% of devices are using iOS 7.” That stat, along with other percentages of iOS usage, are mainly for the developer community and shows which version of iOS people are using when visiting the App Store. Unfortunately, there isn’t a country breakdown as it would be

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Samsung rumoured to announce the all-metal Galaxy Alpha next month

Samsung tends to release devices in many sizes and specification range to attack each market and price point. One of the latest smartphones that Samsung is rumoured to launch is the Galaxy F. Information about the device has leaked over the past few weeks, which is expected to sport a metal frame and a QHD screen. However, this foray

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Samsung dreams of a day when retina scans will pay the bills

Samsung recently introduced its new Exynos quad-core ModAP processor and it looks like it is already setting an eye to what’s next — possibly even the Next Big Thing. The official Samsung Exynos Twitter account has teased an insight into what they are working on, stating, “Security can be improved using features unique to us. That’s what we

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These pictures claim to show the Sony Xperia Z3

Is this Sony’s upcoming flagship smartphone? Possibly. A set of images has founds its way online that claim to be the Xperia Z3, the successor to the Xperia Z2. The overall design looks similar to the previous Xperia hero devices (Xperia Z1 and the Z2), but these images show a device with the edges a

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