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    Contrary to popular belief, Samsung can be competitive in the low-cost Android scene when it sets its mind on it, with the Galaxy J3 (2016) acting as living proof both internationally and stateside. Granted, it took a while for the low-end 5-incher to go wide on US shores, first seeing daylight on prepaid-specialized ...

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    While we still wouldn’t rule out the third-generation Moto E as a suspect for a May 17 introduction in India, the event’s venue, timing and now buildup all suggest something bigger (both literally and figuratively speaking) is coming. Namely, the fourth-gen Moto G, aka G4, which might actually be two phones, ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the the recent Best Buy offers you can find for Mother's day. Then we discuss some possible freebies that T-Mobile might bring soon. Then we talk about the current state of fitness wearables, and how the Fitbit soars in certain markets. Samsung follows as we learn more the ...

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    When choosing your next smartphone, some argue that pure Android is the way to go. The question is if following an ideal is really better than everything else? By now, most of the world already knows about Samsung’s new Galaxy. The company does a tremendous job at marketing its flagships, and our reviews prove that ...

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    It's a shame that the Brits, Scots and Welsh aren't going to be getting the Sony Xperia X Performance, isn't it? Well, it may not be a shame after all. The company has stated to Recombu that while the Sony Mobile Store won't be selling the device, the company will likely leverage its retail partners to do so in limited ...

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    The journalistic paradigm of referring to national governments by their capitals carried over to our little techie circle of blogging. What's Redmond doing? Who are we talking about in Seoul? How about Cupertino? Maybe we should stop this practice. Cupertino Mayor Barry Chang confessed to The Guardian today that his ...

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    NVIDIA has made attempts to deepen gaming fervor in the mobile ecosystem with its series of Android-based SHIELD gaming tablets and it has done so to limited success. But with gaming topping app markets in downloads and revenue, there still has to be some gold to dig for, right? Maybe Razer wants to take a crack at it. ...

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    Are you a hapless Lumia owner? Disappointed by Microsoft on how it's handled software for its latest flagships? Disappointed at the darn flagship hardware? Well, we might not be able to do much for you for the first two, but Mozo can definitely help out on the last one. The Microsoft store now has the Finnish ...

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    The roll-out of the Un-carrier X promotion didn't go as smooth as John Legere first thought. The T-Mobile CEO had to do a little fighting against the tide, but it seems that Binge On has settled into calmer waters for now. So, for Un-carrier 11, it figures that VentureBeat's Evan Blass is reporting that Big Magenta is ...

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    You might be able to tap and pay and be done with your supermarket purchase. But if you need to pull out your loyalty card — gotta get them perks — or a gift card, you'll need to unlock your phone, get into the mobile payment app and then file through your various cards to get the card you need and then show it to ...

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    In specs Chinese trust. Apparently, HTC couldn't take that maxim seriously enough to have released its full-power HTC 10 in China. Instead, pre-orders went up on TMall and JD.com for the HTC 10 Lifestyle — the exact same flagship as the HTC 10 that everyone else gets ... except for the mid-range Snapdragon 652 that's ...

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    Chalk another loss up for Apple. And the FBI. Around the same time that the agency ordered the iPhone manufacturer to assist in decrypting an iPhone 5c that belonged to a gunman in the San Bernardino shootings, Los Angeles police were able to source a "forensic cellphone expert" to crack into an iPhone 5s that belonged ...

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    Galaxy Note 6 rumors are heating up. What might be in store for Samsung's next phablet? We ask our viewers, which HTC has the best BoomSound? HTC 10 or the One M9? And we're wrapping up our time with the iPad Pro 9.7. Can this tablet really be used for work? We've been hard at work covering news stories and producing ...

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    Is the Vive too big for HTC? Talk is rampant over the Taiwanese manufacturer's new company with "industry sources" saying that it will take HTC's VR business and get spun-off. A spin-off would go against HTC's pivot to creating tech products that encompass a lifestyle rather than just focusing on smartphones as it ...

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    Even though it’s been ranked the second largest retailer in the world last year, Costco is probably far from your go-to place to buy smartphones stateside. Yet for the next few weeks, people still on the fence about the Samsung Galaxy S7 are likely to strongly consider pulling the trigger at the membership-only ...

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    The most interesting things about Huawei's P9 are the dual camera sensors on the back. This is the first device born of the collaboration between Huawei and Leica, and it's not without a little controversy. While Huawei representatives insist that Leica was an active partner in developing the camera hardware and ...

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    If you were perhaps fearing Windows 10 would stop growing as the novelty factor wears off and the mobile iteration’s lack of focus deepens, a recent blog post penned by Yusuf Mehdi, Corporate VP of Microsoft’s Windows and Devices Group, should alleviate your concerns. After reaching the 100 million milestone back in ...

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    Deeming the US this ultimate indicator of brand recognition and even product quality remains a common misconception among tech consumers worldwide, many of which believe Americans put impartial device functionality and productivity above affordability when making an informed buying decision. But while iPhones and ...

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    Just five short months after the formal introduction of the massive Xperia C5 Ultra selfie powerhouse, Sony was already speculated to be working on a slightly smaller sequel. Renders ensued, showing an oddly asymmetrical design with a huge chin and virtually no vertical screen bezels in tow, but then a purported C6 ...

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    Considering a career as a pro web developer? Then you’ll want to start off on the right foot with a lifetime subscription to OSTraining Developer Courses, 96 percent off for readers of Pocketnow. OSTraining offers all the knowledge required to make professional looking webpages - No experience necessary! Your ...

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    Well, this is quite an unusual turn of events. Typically, it’s device manufacturers like HTC and LG that are accused of finding inspiration in Samsung or Apple designs, names and marketing tactics, although the allegations often have little factual or historic support. Today, Samsung comes under fire for purportedly ...

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    All of us are born with certain "natural rights" - rights which are are not dependent on the laws, customs, or beliefs of any particular culture or government, and are therefore universal and inalienable. Among those are the right to privacy, of which I'm an advocate. Since the world's governments aren't doing a very ...

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    With all its R&D, advertising and distribution resources invested in the Gear S2 smartwatch of late, Samsung disregarded the thriving low-cost fitness tracker market for a little too long, leaving Fitbit and Xiaomi to share worldwide domination, while Garmin and Jawbone battle for scraps. Then there’s also ...

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    Disregarding promises made a while ago, and turning a deaf ear to widespread online dissent, Microsoft cleared the air regarding Windows 10 Mobile updates for devices launched on WP 8.1, stating its far too short list of eligible models was final. But is it really? No, there’s still no software makeover hope for ...

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    However Apple might try to spin the numbers, focusing on profits and margins rather than actual sales, there’s no denying Fitbit continues to reign over the fledgling, slowly growing wearable market with an increasingly diverse portfolio of largely budget-conscious fitness products. Unfortunately, the year-opening ...

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