Category: Mobile News

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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



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



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



Samsung Galaxy S5 mini specs reportedly leak online

We’ve seen the trend happen with previous devices and the Galaxy S5 will be no exception. The market for a ‘mini’ version of a flagship is now inevitable and the latest rumour points to a smaller, but still big, Galaxy S5. According to SamMobile, Samsung is poised to launch the Galaxy S5 mini after the



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



Samsung announces the Galaxy Tab4 series, three more tablets en route

It’s uncanny how many tablets Samsung releases in a year. Three more are en route to unknown locations “beginning in Q2, 2014.” The Galaxy Tab4 will come in three sizes: 10.1-inch, 8.0-inch and 7.0-inch displays, and are being marketed as “exceptional multimedia experience for the whole family.” All models will launch in black or white