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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 for Europe rumored to return to Exynos chipset, this time with LTE

Samsung’s been building their own chipsets for a while, but for their recent high-end devices they’ve relied almost exclusively on chips from Qualcomm — but the Galaxy Note 4 might shift the tide back over towards Samsung’s Exynos processors. While the Exynos processors have been available in both Galaxy Note and Galaxy S-series phones for a while, they’ve recently been limited to fairly specific markets. The Galaxy Note 3 didn’t even launch with an Exynos option;  [Read More…]

Sega’s Sonic Jump Fever to bring more hedgehog and more vertical this summer

Sega today announced a new title, which will be available this summer on iPhone, iPad and Android devices. Sonic Jump Fever is the next instalment in the Sonic Jump series, based on the version released for feature phones back in 2005 and later adapted for smartphones in 2012. Sonic Jump Fever takes the series on a slightly different path with a focus on high scores and competing against friends while on the move.

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This is how Amazon’s smartphone will track your face

In case you were away from the Internet for the past couple of days, you might not know Amazon will be holding a press event in Seattle on June 18. It’s more than likely that the briefing will introduce its first smartphone that’s rumored to have a screen that creates 3D effects without glasses.

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Get This Look: FlatOBlue

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present our ongoing series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new layout, app, widget, or icon set for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need to mimic the feel.

Some of these are a little  [Read More…]

What we’re binge-Chromecasting this weekend (plus, win a Chromecast!)

If you didn’t watch the first season of Netflix exclusive “Orange is the new Black,” you need to do so. And if you don’t have a Chromecast, we’ll, let’s see if we can help.

Give us your top 5 binge-worthy watches in the comments. We’ll pick five winners at random at 5 p.m. EDT and ship some Chromecasts their way. Good luck, folks!

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Project Tango Tablet Development Kit available from Google later this year

Project Tango, a Google research project aimed at making gadgets aware of 3D space, has produced a new prototype that fits into a slim tablet form factor. Google intends to ship these out to developers later this year for $ 1,024, and have opened up a page where you can sign up for notifications. This bad boy packs some serious horsepower, including an NVIDIA K1 chip, a 7-inch 1080p display, 4 GB of RAM, 128 GB of storage,  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Gear 3 to launch this September?

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 should arrive this September, if Samsung sticks to its release cycle that is. This new report says that Samsung’s new phablet won’t come alone though.

We haven’t seen many leaks which regard the Note 4. All we’ve had thus far are possible display details leak and a possible design leak. A report by Korea Herald suggests that a  [Read More…]

Get This Look: Google Now Homescreen

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present our ongoing series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new layout, app, widget, or icon set for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need to mimic the feel.

Some of these are a  [Read More…]

Any Sprint customer, even those with old phones, can enroll in insurance this month

Normally the offer is off the table the instant you walk out the door with your new phone, but for the month of June any customer on Sprint will be able walk back in that door of no return and purchase insurance for their device. The offer doesn’t change the price or service at all — it’s still $ 11-a-month for the Ausurion-provided loss/theft/damage replacement, or $ 13/month for Total Equipment Protection Plus which adds in  [Read More…]

Save $100 off a contract-free Moto X this week

Looking for a new phone? Then you might want to get the Moto X from Motorola this week. Head to Motorola’s website and you’ll see a deal they have set up to run from June 4 to June 5. Buy a Moto X on one of those two days and you’ll save $ 100 off!

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