Category: Android News


Virgin Mobile set to add LG Pulse, LG Unify, HTC Desire 816, and ZTE Emblem

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Virgin Mobile will soon add another four Android smartphones to its no-contract portfolio, according to recent report from @evleaks. Slated to arrive in the near future are the LG Pulse, LG Unify, HTC Desire 816, and ZTE Emblem. It’s not immediately clear when each will arrive however we suspect it will be sooner rather than later. And, given the number of devices showing up we expect  [Read More…]

Groove smartwatch-fitness tracker with Android app seeks Indiegogo funding

Groove is a new fitness-tracking smartwatch, curently seeking $ 200,000 of funding via Indigogo, that focuses on helping you find the balance necessary to achieve a healthy lifestyle. Groove, which will also have a companion Android app, can calibrate to your personal fitness level, and track how your daily activity contributes towards your overall fitness.

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LG Pulse, Unify join the HTC Desire 816 and ZTE Emblem for Virgin Mobile US

A handful of mid-range Android smartphones are making their way to Virgin Mobile USA, according to the latest leak by @evleaks. The Twitter handle has published an image showing the LG Pulse, LG Unify, HTC Desire 816 and ZTE Emblem all slated for release on the US mobile operator.

HTC is developing 2 other tablets next to the Nexus 9/Flounder/Volantis, rumor says

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We’ve seen many leaks when it comes to Nexus 8/9/Flounder/Volantis tablet… it’s been called so many names we quite frankly don’t know which one to use and apparently neither does @evleaks from whom today’s leak comes from.

The known leaker posted yet another HTC Nexus 9 rumor:

“Besides the T1 Volantis/Flounder/Nexus 9, HTC is developing two other tablets: the T7 and T12″

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Alleged Moto G 2 images and specs leak

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Motorola did a great job with the Moto G smartphone. It was (and still is) an extremely capable device while being extremely affordable. That being said, Spanish website “Mellando no Android” just leaked images and specifications of an alleged Moto G refresh.

According to the website, the device will sport rather similar specifications to the first-gen Moto G (at least some of  [Read More…]

Google lets you easily create reminders via the search box

Google Now’s reminder feature is nifty if you’re looking to create quick alerts for events, and with the latest update, Google is making it easier to create new reminders. You can now create reminders directly from Google Search by entering a query along the lines of “remind me to collect contact lens at 11 am” in the search box.

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Huawei unveils special edition Ascend P7 for avid Arsenal fans

Huawei today unveiled a new Ascend P7 in the sporting colors of UK-based football club Arsenal. The 4G Android smartphone comes packed full of exclusive treats for purchases, all presented in a sleek, black metallic finish. The Arsenal club crest is also mounted on the rear under touch Gorilla Glass 3, which covers the aluminium case for added protection and a unique look.

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LG G3 launched in India for Rs. 47990

At a media event in Mumbai, LG launched the G3 in the Indian market. The 16 GB/2 GB version will retail to the equivalent of $ 800 (Rs. 47990), while the 32 GB/3 GB model will set users back $ 850 (Rs. 50990).

Check out Kickstand4u – a kickstand and tripod adapter for all your mobile devices

This one comes from mouseglider, straight out of Mobile Nations’ own Android Central forums. If you’re looking for a kickstand, or a tripod adapter, or just a way to hold something bigger than one hand in one hand, it’s worth a close look.

Under the microscope – the LG G3

Getting up-close and personal with LG’s latest flagship

I’m really digging the LG G3. It’s everything Alex said it would be when he looked at the original Korean version, and more. If you already picked one up, you know what I mean. That means it’s time to get a little nerdy with it!

We have a nice mid-range USB Microscope. We have a very high-end LG G3. The two must get together, don’t you think?

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