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Retail packaging of the Nexus 5 in red leaks online

We’ve seen similar packaging arrive online and now the rumoured Nexus 5 in red has made an appearance. Special thanks goes out to Twitter user Skazki (from Russia) who has posted several images of what looks to be authentic images of the retail packaging of a red Nexus 5. Other colours are also expected, namely

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Google may offer the Nexus 5 in more colours starting next month

The Nexus 5 is currently available in black and white variants, but according to a leaked photo from a Vietnamese site, Google could be in the process of expanding the product’s colour palette. A leaked photo of a red Nexus 5 from Zing.vn looks fairly real, aligning with rumours of colour additions from earlier in

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LG G Pad 8.3 review

LG had a pretty great 2013, releasing its best two smartphones to date, the G2 and Nexus 5, and one of the best Android tablets on the market. Too bad, though, Canadians had to wait until 2014 for that that tablet, the G Pad 8.3, to become available. LG’s first foray into Android tablets since

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Rumour: LG G3 launching in May and packs a 5.5-inch QHD display

Every new flagship smartphone usually has a successor within a year. Rumours are quickly making the rounds that LG is planning to phase out the widely popular G2 with the release of the G3. According to an overseas report by Asiae, LG will come to market with the G3 sporting a 5.5-inch QHD display – which

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LG G2 Limited Edition adds colour options, fixes build issues

When we reviewed the G2, we thought LG’s flagship phone to be a spec-hunter’s dream, marred by a bad build and worse software. In celebration of the upcoming Lunar New Year, LG has announced a new version of the G2 that solves one of those problems. Spec-wise, the LG G2 LE is identical to its

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Sony’s SmartBand wants to be your life device, but is it enough?

Sony jumped into the activity tracking space last week at CES with the announcement of a line of wearables called SmartWear. We went hands-on with the SmartBand, the first to launch from this line, while at the show. The SmartBand comes in two parts, the wristband itself, and the sensor called Core. The SmartBand is

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LG G2 Android 4.4 update demoed on video: the same, but better

The LG G2 shipped last year with Android 4.2.2, and an update to KitKat has been promised by the “late Q1,” which roughly translates to the end of March. The company’s flagship has already been updated to Android 4.4 in its native Korea, however, and an English-speaking citizen has screencasted some of the new features. While

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LG announces HomeChat platform to talk to your appliances

LG has announced a new platform for users to interface with its range of home appliances. HomeChat is a mechanism to humanize the often-robotic interactions with refrigerators, dryers and ovens by utilizing Natural Language Processing. Partnering with Line, one of the world’s most popular messaging apps, users will be able to talk to certain appliances

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