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Judge temporarily halts $10 billion Microsoft cloud contract with Pentagon

The motion was granted as part of a suit Amazon brought protesting the Defense Department’s selection process for the contract.

What you need to know A judge ordered a temporay halt on Microsoft’s work on a $ 10 billion contract with the U.S. Department of Defense. Amazon filed a motion asking the court for the order in January. Amazon is pursuing a lawsuit alleging bias in the government’s selection process for the contract.

A federal judge granted  [Read More…]

Ditch the contract with these incredible deals on unlocked phones for BF!

Black Friday Week is here, and if you’ve been in the market to buy an unlocked Android phone, there’s never been a better time to do so. There is a heap of discounts available from multiple brands, and we’ve rounded up the very best offers right here to help you find the best handset for you.

Some of the deals are already live, but others will go live starting Nov. 22 – 23, so make sure you  [Read More…]

Google withdraws its bid for Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud contract

Google says the project doesn’t align with its AI principles.

The Pentagon is currently soliciting bids for a $ 10 billion cloud computing contract that will involve shifting vast troves of data from the Department of Defense to a commercial cloud. Google was one of the tech giants angling for the project, along with Amazon, Microsoft, IBM, and others, but today the company announced that it is withdrawing its bid.

Without going into details, Google said that  [Read More…]

Moto G4 Play comes to Canada for $0 on contract

Tell me about the Moto G4 Play in Canada.

Another Moto G4 variant has debuted in Canada, and it’s not the relative spec powerhouse of its Moto G Plus counterpart. The Moto G Play is now available at various Canadian carriers, including Bell, Virgin Mobile, Telus, Koodo, SaskTel, and Wind Mobile, for $ 0 on contract.

Featuring a 5-inch 720p display, a Snapdragon 410 SoC with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of expandable storage, the  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active goes on sale at AT&T for $794 without a contract

As promised, the Samsung Galaxy S7 Active, the rugged version of the popular Galaxy S7, is now on sale at AT&T for $ 794 without a contract.

AT&T is also selling the phone for $ 26.50 for 30 months via the AT&T Next payment plan or at $ 33.13 a month for 24 months on the AT&T Next Every Year plan. The S7 Active has a 5.1-inch 2560×1440 resolution display that is shatter-resistant. It has a  [Read More…]

Verizon will start selling the LG K8 V on June 9 for $144 without a contract

Verizon Wireless will begin selling the 5-inch LG K8 V on Thursday, June 9 for $ 144 without a contract. It will also offer the smartphone with a payment plan of $ 6 per month for 24 months.

Verizon’s press release says it has the exclusive on the LG K8 V. It will have Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow installed. Inside it will have a 1.3 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon quad core processor, and 16GB of onboard storage, with  [Read More…]

Get the Samsung Galaxy J3 2016 from Verizon for $110 without a contract

Verizon Wireless is now selling the 2016 edition of the Samsung Galaxy J3 for $ 109.99 if customers sign up for one of the carrier’s pre-paid plans.

The Samsung Galaxy J3 comes with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow pre-installed. It includes a 5-inch HD Super AMOLED display, an unnamed quad core 1.2GHz processor, 1.5GB of RAM and 8GB of storage. It also has a 5 megapixel rear camera, a 2MP front-facing camera and a 2600 mAh battery.

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The HTC 10 will cost more than the Galaxy S7 on contract at Bell

The HTC 10 will cost more than the Galaxy S7 on contract when it goes on sale at Bell this Friday.

According to sources close to Android Central, the HTC 10 will cost $ 349.99 on a 2-year contract at its exclusive carrier on April 29, with an outright price of $ 899.99 — $ 100 less than HTC’s retail price for the handset unlocked.

While the HTC is one of the finest devices on the market  [Read More…]

Rogers drops BlackBerry Priv price to $299 on contract

Canadian carrier Rogers has dropped the price of the BlackBerry Priv to just $ 299 on contract. For those keeping track, that’s a cut of $ 100 from Roger’s previous pricing of $ 399 for those snagging the Priv on a 2-year agreement.

Unfortunately for those looking to pick up the Priv sans-contract, you’ll still have to shell out $ 800 to purchase the smartphone outright. Still, if you’re interested in saving a bit on a BlackBerry  [Read More…]

Sprint does a 180, brings back two-year contract options for smartphones

Sprint is bringing back two-year contract pricing options for its smartphones. The company previously announced it would ditch those contracts in August 2015, and it finally did so in early January 2016, but now the wireless carrier is offering those pricing plans again.

What happened? According to what a Sprint spokesperson told FierceWireless, it was based on customer demand:

“We listened to our customers and are giving them more choices to get their new device,”  [Read More…]