News – Mar 7th

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Nearly a month after the Nexus 4’s wireless charger entered the Google Play Store , a special accessory for the Nexus 7 tablet has hit the shop’s virtual shelves. Google today began selling the Nexus 7 dock in the Play Store, with pricing set at $29.99 for a stand that features both a micro-USB port for charging and a 3…

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Screenshots confirm Smart scroll and Smart pause for Galaxy S IV Earlier this year Samsung trademarked Eye Scroll and Eye Pause and a couple of days ago the eye scrolling rumor reappeared. Today we can add several screenshots to the evidence that the Samsung Galaxy S IV will have both of these features.

Update: It turns out that the tipster sent SamMobile the wrong info – the screenshots are from the Android 4…

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It looks like the T-Mobile’s proposed acquisition of MetroPCS is now one step closer to actually happening. GigaOM notes that the U.S. Department of Justice has essentially approved of the merger by letting the waiting period on its review to expire without announcing any plans to fight the deal or look into it any further…

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There’s been a bit of a quarrel growing between AT&T and T-Mobile in recent months that all started in January when T-Mobile CEO John Legere called AT&T’s network in New York City “crap.” AT&T responded last week with a full-page newspaper ad that said that the “truth about T-Mobile’s network” is that it has more dropped and failed calls as AT&T’s, as well as slower download speeds…

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In day 21 of the 30 day challenge with the Google Nexus 4, we’re going to talk about Currents, the camera, and the Straight Talk service. The camera is another focus for this video, and overall, I’m still not impressed with it in comparison to some of the other high-end smartphones on the market. It’s decent enough considering the phone’s price point, but I find pictures to have a ton of noise, even in the most well-lit environments…

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“Z” fight! BlackBerry Z10 vs. Sony Xperia Z
Robert over at MobileBurn compares two of the hottest smartphones available at the moment, the Sony Xperia Z vs. the BlackBerry 10. How they stack up against each other? Check the comparison video after the break.

BlackBerry 10 against Android? A fair fight? Share your thoughts, which one is better for you?
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It’s time for a PhoneDog Snapshot Review, where we take our typical two-part review and condense it down into a tiny little video that’s loaded with information!  Today, the Sony Xperia Z.
Is this new model better than the last?
The Sony Xperia Z is the best smartphone the company has released to date…

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Low-end Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo specs leaked
According to the latest rumors Samsung is going to release a new low-end Android smartphone, the Galaxy Pocket Neo.

The Samsung Galaxy Pocket Neo will come in two versions, single and dual-SIM  and will feature a 3 inch QVGA (320×240) display, 2 megapixel back camera, Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0, 3G, Wi-Fi 802…

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Rumors are ablaze that T-Mobile is planning on ditching their 2-year contracts altogether, and although there hasn’t been official word given from the company that this change will in fact happen, many people speculate that it’s only a matter of time before the company makes the move whether it’s in a couple of weeks, months, or years…

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Sony Xperia L specs leaked

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Sony Xperia L specs leaked
Sony is planning to launch multiple Android smartphones later this year and Xperia L is among them.

According to sources close to Xperia Blog, the Xperia L (codenamed TaoSan) is Sony’s upcoming mid-range Android smartphone and will feature a 4.3-inch FWVGA (854×480) display, 1GHz dual-core Snapdragon processor with Adreno 305 GPU, 8GB of internal memory expandable via microSD card, 8-megapixel camera with Sony’s Exmor RS sensor, 1,700mAh battery, dimensions of 128…

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Nokia celebrates 2 million Lumia devices sold in China According to a report by WinP.cn, what you see below is the Nokia team celebrating two million Nokia Lumia activations in China alone.

More impressively, it only took the company from December 5 through March 5 to achieve this. What's even more encouraging is the fact that there were severe Lumia 920 supply shortages at the end of last year, which undoubtedly slowed the…

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The fine folks at BlackBerry would like us to believe that their new mobile operating system, BlackBerry 10, supported by the equally brand-spanking-new BlackBerry Z10 , are doing quite well. Selling better than expected, even! The device is only available across the pond and Canada right now, but so far it seems pretty promising for the company that everyone agreed was down-and-out not too long ago…

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Samsung prepares affordable Galaxy Pocket Neo for mid-May Samsung is preparing yet another affordable smartphone to join its team of entry-level droids. Dubbed the Galaxy Pocket Neo, the upcoming droid is going to sit next to the Galaxy Young and Galaxy Fame.

The information comes from a report by SamMobile which also claims that the Pocket Neo is going to come in a dual-SIM variant as well…

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Heads up, C Spire Wireless customers, because it looks like your Samsung Galaxy S III has finally been added to the guest list of Club Jelly Bean. C Spire has revealed in its official forums that the Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean for its Galaxy S III is now going out over the air in phases. Customers can check for the over the air update by heading into Settings > About phone > System updates…

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Today’s Wallpapers 06/03/2013

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Today’s Wallpapers 06/03/2013
Check out today’s featured mobile wallpapers!  You can download these wallpapers for your favourite device in our wallpaper gallery and customize your mobile to suit your unique personality.  We are always updating our wallpaper galleries with the freshest content.  You can find the very latest wallpapers in the sidebar, so make sure to check that out every time you visit us!

Today’s 360×640 Wallpapers
      
You can download today’s 360×640 Wallpapers from our 360×640 Wallpaper gallery…

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Research firm comScore today released its report on the U.S. smartphone market as it appeared at the end of January 2013. The group studied the industry for a three-month period ending in January and measured just how each manufacturer and platform had done in the U.S. during that time. On the OEM side, Apple claimed that top spot once again, growing 3…

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The Galaxy S IV is the talk of the town lately with its reported upcoming release (or announcement) happening on March 14. As we get closer to the date, more and more “leaked” images will appear for us to speculate over, and today is no different as leaked images have surfaced of more “Smart” features that Samsung is rumored to incorporate with the Galaxy S IV, and I for one am torn between the new features being more innovative or gimmicky…

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“Other” Storage Issue Fixed In Upcoming Lumia 920 Update
This “other” storage issue is a fast moving story. This weekend we posted that there was a developer that made and app to handle this issue. Than earlier in the week we posted that Microsoft was aware of the issue and they will fix it. Now we can post that in the upcoming update for the Nokia Lumia 920 (firmware 1232…

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HTC sales continue to plummet in February It seems that poor HTC just can't catch a break. The company released the first 1080p smartphone in the US with the DROID DNA, followed by the first global 1080p smartphone – the HTC Butterfly and yet its sales have failed to pick up.

Previously the company identified its poor marketing efforts as the cause for the unconvincing performance and promised to do something about it…

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