News – Feb 27th

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Sony recently expressed an interest in Firefox OS, revealing that it’s got engineers working with the new platform and that it’s teaming up with carrier Telefónica to investigate development of a Firefox OS-powered product. Today Sony took things a step further by releasing an experimental Firefox OS ROM for its Xperia E smartphone…

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Photoshop Touch for iPhone and Android smartphones released
More than a year after the Photoshop Touch for tablets has landed, Adobe released a Photoshop Touch app specifically built for phones.

The phone version of Photoshop Touch has the same features as the tablet version like layers, advanced selections tools, adjustments, filters, Scribble Selection and much more…

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New Windows Phone HTC Tiara Specs Leaked
While HTC did not show off any new Windows Phones lately that does not mean it has written of the platform. In fact at Mobile World Congress this year HTC’s Vice President for Global Product Planning stated: “we are actually fully committed to our Windows Phone business. We do have good collaboration with Microsoft for a future release this year…

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LG Optimus L3 II Hands-On

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Aaron takes a look at the LG Optimus L3 II at Mobile World Congress 2013 .  The successor to the L3 announced last year, it packs a 1 GHz processor, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and a 1,540 mAh battery, which is a reasonable size for the size of the device.  With a 3.2-inch display, it’s on the very small end of the spectrum, as is the price…

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Earlier this month, Clearwire issued an update on the situation involving Dish Network, Sprint and itself, revealing that Sprint’s acquisition offer included $800 million of additional financing that would be spread into $80 million per month chunks over 10 months. Because Dish indicated that it would withdraw its bid for Clearwire if the company took Sprint’s financing, Clearwire chose not to take the cash in January or February…

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HTC Sense 5 Walkthrough

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In addition to some incredible new hardware, the HTC One is also packing an entirely new version of HTC’s Sense UI. Billed as Sense 5, it brings new features like BlinkFeed and HTC Zoe, along with a host of other upgrades to the icons, text, and more. Those familiar with the inner workings of HTC Sense will immediately recognize it, but all things considered, it’s the first revolutionary update to the user interface in some time…

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HTC isn’t a stranger to Windows Phone. Despite the fact that the company has put a lot of its effort into Google’s Android mobile operating system, their Windows Phone-based handsets are some of the most recognizable handsets running Microsoft’s platform. Then again, here in the United States, that’s about as far as the “diversity” goes: HTC or Nokia…

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HTC One First Impressions

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We’ve had a brief hands-on with it, but I’m going a bit more in-depth with HTC’s newest flagship smartphone, the HTC One , at Mobile World Congress 2013.  It’s one of the most beautiful Android smartphones made to date, with a metal housing that encompasses all of the phone.  It’s packing Android 4…

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Sony releases experimental Firefox OS ROM for the Xperia E Sony announced that it’s considering launching a Firefox OS phone next year and today released an experimental ROM to run the new Mozilla-made OS on the Sony Xperia E. This will give app developers a chance to evaluate the platform and give Sony valuable feedback.

In case you’re wondering why the company picked the Xperia E and not a more powerful phone, the answer is pretty simple – Firefox…

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LG Optimus L3 II to go on sale in Brazil this week LG announced the Optimus L3 II earlier this week at MWC, along with couple of other new L-series devices. However, other than for the L7 II, no information was provided regarding the launch of the other devices.

Now LG has confirmed that the L3 II will go on sale later this week first in Brazil and eventually in other American, European and Asian regions around the world…

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Last week we saw the release of the Tizen 2.0 software development kit and source code, and along with that came some screenshots that gave us a peek at how the operating system looks. Thankfully we’re getting another, extended look at Tizen 2.0 today, as Engadget and CNET got the chance to preview the OS running on a Samsung reference device (that looks more than a bit like a Galaxy S III in a case) earlier today at Mobile World Congress 2013…

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Official Twitter App Gets Big Update on Windows Phone
The official Twitter app for Windows Phone has always left a lot to be desired to say the least. It was hard to use with not so many features so much so that most users opted for another client like Rowi or Medoh instead. Now Twitter aims to change that with a refresh of it’s official Twitter client…

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HTC Tiara gets tipped with Windows Phone 8 GDR2 According to a fresh leak, HTC plans to expand its Windows Phone 8 lineup with a new handset, which is bound to sit between the Windows Phone 8X and the Windows Phone 8S when it comes into being. Dubbed internally as HTC Tiara, the smartphone will be one of the first to the market with Windows Phone 8 GDR2 – the second major overhaul of the OS after the recent "Portico" update…

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HTC has been one of the more prolific Windows Phone manufacturers to date, releasing devices like the HD7, Titan, Titan II and Windows Phone 8X, and it looks like the company doesn’t plan on changing that any time soon. Speaking to CNET, HTC VP for Global Product Planning Tai Ito said that his company is “fully committed” to Windows Phone…

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Alcatel One Touch Snap and One Touch Snap LTE debut Alcatel is continuing its march here at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona adding two more devices to the ones that it already announced a few days ago. Meet the One Touch Snap and its 4G-enhanced twin brother, the Snap LTE.

Rocking a yet undisclosed 1.2GHz quad-core processor (chances are it’s the one found in the Idol X) and 1GB of RAM, the Snap stands below the Idol X in the ranks of…

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i-mate reportedly working on an Intel-based, Windows 8 handset The Dubai-based manufacturer i-mate might be planning a grand return to the smartphone scene after several years in the doldrums. According to a recent report, the company, which made a name for itself by selling HTC-made, Windows Mobile devices in the middle of last decade, is set to unveil an Intel Clover Trail based smartphone, which will boot Windows 8 Pro, not Windows Phone 8…

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Samsung Exynos 5 Octa prototype tablet shown at MWC – Hands-on video
Earlier this year at CES, Samsung announced its new Exynos 5 Octa processor and now at ARM’s booth at MWC showed a prototype tablet running the 5 Octa. Check the video after the break.

Basically, the Exynos 5 Octa is made of 4 Cortex-A15 cores and 4 Cortex-A7 cores and all work depending on task demands…

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Alcatel is going big with the device launches, and they’re taking Mobile World Congress 2013 to show off new innovations.  The Alcatel One Touch Scribe HD offers a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, 5-inch IPS HD display, 8-megapixel camera with 1080p HD recording, 1 GB of RAM, 2,500 mAh battery, and Android 4…

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With the trend towards larger smartphones, there have been a growing number of users expressing support for a smaller form factor.  For that group, the Alcatel One Touch Idol Star could please.  Despite being a smaller smartphone, the build quality doesn’t disappoint.  It has a premium feel and a reasonable price point – unfortunately, we probably won’t see this come to the United States…

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Today’s Wallpapers 26/02/2013

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Today’s Wallpapers 26/02/2013
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