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    So far, Gmail across all platforms has offered users the feature whereby it blocks the display of images embedded in a message from all but trusted senders. There's a good reason why that is, as unlike with the text of an email that gets delivered to you through Google's systems, when you view images in an email, you're connecting directly to someone else's server. That not only can be used to verify if you actually read the email, potentially violating your privacy, but reveals your IP, and by extension, your rough location. Google finally thinks it has come up with a way to both keep you ...

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    We've been hearing about a bunch of stuff Google's been up to with its Play Store app selection today, and maybe the most interesting tidbit to cross our desk has concerned a new update landing for the Android Gmail app. Let's get right in to looking at what's new. Sure, there are any number of cloud-based services you can use to store and transfer your files, but for millions of users, the easiest and most reliable way to send someone something is as an email attachment. In the past Android Gmail attachment support was seriously limited, but this update finally lets you attach and save ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Amazon's new Kindle Fire HDX line-up, and what makes these tablets so hot. We later go through some rumors of Microsoft working on a Surface Mini that may be launched this year. Nokia is next as reports have their Nokia World event bringing a lot more than just one new Lumia. Google follows the news as we talk about the recent software updates they're performing. We end today's show talking about Samsung, beginning with curved displays, later with fingerprint scanners, and ending with a new Galaxy F series of flagship devices. All this and ...

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    Mid-week slump got you feeling down? Tired about hearing of far-off smartphone launches and craving something new and interesting that's here now? We might have just the thing for you, at least if you're an Android user, with Google announcing some significant updates to both Gmail and its Hangout apps this afternoon. Hangouts replaced Talk this past summer, and that transition was met with more than a little resistance. One of the bigger frustrations it led to was users no longer being aware if the people they were attempting to contact were even online in the first place. This new update ...

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    Watch today's Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the possibility of a blue or red HTC One. We later talk about Google's new Gmail revamp and what this means to your email experience. Samsung is next as we have some leaked specs of the Galaxy S 4 Zoom and Active and this is both bad and good respectively. Then we talk about Nokia and the leaks of their Amber Windows Phone 8 update. We end today's show talking about Tim Cook's remarks that iOS 7 will be launched at WWDC. All this and more after the break. Stories: - Blue HTC One coming soon, claims report - HTC talks strategic advantage of ...

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