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AT&T begins Android 5.0.2 Lollipop soak test for 2014 Moto X (updated – not just a soak test!)

Update: According to these release notes, it looks like this rollout is full blown, not just a soak test. Happy updating!

Original Story: As promised a few days ago, AT&T has started a soak test for the Android 5.0.2 Lollipop update for invited owners of the 2014 Motorola Moto X.

Boost Mobile offers unlimited calls to Mexico, Canada for just $5 more a month

Boost Mobile today announced unlimited calling to Mexico and Canada, which can be added to existing plans for $ 5 a month. Consumers wanting to take advantage of a vast amount texts, calls and data to the regions will have to fork out for bundled Data Boost plans starting from $ 50.

Ask AC: Can I use my phone just on Wifi without a carrier?

This question just popped up in our Galaxy Note 4 forums, but it’s one that we’ve seen related to other phones before as well.

We’re all so used to buying a phone with intentions of using it on a carrier that we often don’t consider what it will operate like without a SIM in it. Rest assured that your phone will operate just fine without active service from a carrier, leaving it as a Wifi-only  [Read More…]

Oppo Find 7 becomes more affordable in the UK, 32GB variant listed for just £310

The Oppo Find 7 has been listed on Amazon UK since late last year, but now the smartphone is readily available and has just had its price cut. You can become the owner of a shiny new 32GB Find 7 (the more expensive version) for just £310, while the 16GB is going for £299.

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Instant for Android shows just how addicted you are to your smartphone

Instant for Android is an all-in-one tracking app that monitors your daily device usage, as well as fitness data and device unlock count. Want to know how many minutes you’ve spent on Facebook? Instant’s app usage tab gives you an overview of time spent on each app.

Xiaomi introduced itself to the U.S., but knows it isn’t ready for the West just yet

Xiaomi has a lot of work to do before a U.S. launch, and it isn’t in any rush

Xiaomi sold more than 50 million phones in 2014, has dozens of engineers and design staff and is followed by a gigantic diehard fan base. But unless you live in China or India, you probably don’t know that much about it. Of course the more hardcore Android fans among us may have heard of that hard-to-pronounce smartphone maker,  [Read More…]

Pick up the Alcatel Onetouch Idol Mini for just $100 through Feb. 9

If you’re looking to pick up an unlocked Android device on the cheap, today is your lucky day. Alcatel Onetouch is currently running a sale from today, February 3, through February 9 that drops the price of its Idol Mini to a cool $ 100.

This rugged skin for the 2nd gen Moto X is on sale today for just $14.95

The Satin Case from Body Glove brings case innovation alive again with its brushed aluminum texture and trimmed high gloss accents for an all-around reliable solution against damage. The glossy accents around the back and sides enhance the contrast from the rest of the case, too.

See how the Nest Thermostat could pay for itself in just two years

Considering the Nest Thermostat, but aren’t entirely sure if it’s worth the investment? The company aims to help sway your decision by showing just how much money the home connected device can save you. Nest isn’t your average programmable thermostat, it’s a smart device that learns and adapts to your preferences.

The company found that consumers in the US with Nest installed saved between 10-12% on their heating bills.

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Amazon Prime will be available for just $72 tomorrow


Been wanting to sign up for an Amazon Prime account but don’t have the $ 99 to play with right now? Perhaps Amazon’s upcoming promotion might be what you need.

Effective tomorrow, Saturday, January 24 only, you can grab a one year Amazon Prime account for only $ 72. A savings of approximately 27% it’s discounted to celebrate the recent Golden Globes awards for Best Musical or Comedy Series (Transparent) and Best  [Read More…]