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Huawei Maimang 6 to Launch Outside China as the Mate 10 Lite

At an event in China tomorrow, i.e. September 22, Huawei will be unveiling its first mid-range Android smartphone with an 18:9 display, the Maimang 6. According to a new VentureBeat report, the Maimang 6 will be sold in markets outside China as the Mate 10 Lite. The most affordable member of the Mate 10 family […]

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Google is Acquiring HTC’s Pixel Smartphone Team in $1.1 billion deal

Google today announced that it is betting big on hardware yet again, having signed an agreement with HTC to buy a part of its ailing smartphone division for $1.1 billion. Once the deal is complete, HTC’s employee count will drop to 2,000 from the current 4,000. In addition to a part of HTC’s smartphone team, […]

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Meizu M6 Breaks Cover With a 5.2-inch HD Display and 8MP Selfie Camera

Meizu has announced the successor to last year’s M5, dubbed the M6. While the smartphone arrives almost a year after its predecessor, the company has oddly decided not to make too many changes. In most areas, the Meizu M6 is almost identical to the M5. Perhaps the biggest and the most noticeable change is the […]

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Moto X4 Android One for Project Fi Now Official, Priced at $399

Google and Motorola today announced the very first Android One device for the US market, the Moto X4 Android One. As the name clearly suggests, the new smartphone is actually identical to the Moto X4 in terms of hardware. The only major difference, or should we say minor difference, is the software. Even though Moto […]

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Google inks non-exclusive $1.1B deal with HTC

Google on Thursday announced that it has entered into a $1.1 billion cooperation with Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC. Under the arrangement, Google gains a team of HTC employees, a number of which had already worked together on the Pixel smartphone.  Moreover, Google receives non-exclusive licenses to some of HTC’s intellectual property. As a pioneer of […]

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Google makes a major investment in HTC in exchange for employees and IP portfolio

Rumors have been swirling around about an HTC acquisition by Google, and it kinda sorta almost happened. The two companies have announced a whopping $1.1 billion cooperation agreement that’s not quite a full buyout, but should still help both companies long term. Right now, Google is going to acquire some of HTC’s employees, many of […]

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Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL could see 3.5mm headphone jack removed

In what seems as a trend in the industry right now with manufacturers removing the headphone jack from smartphones, it seems Google may be following suit with the Pixel 2. Yesterday we saw leaks of the rear of the Pixel 2 and the Pixel 2 XL. The renders were only the back of the devices […]

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Android One comes to U.S. on the Moto X4 through Project Fi

Throughout 2017 we have been monitoring several initiatives the Google has been working on to expand their U.S. smartphone offerings outside of their own Pixel devices. Two of the moves we have been watching involve the addition of non-Google devices to the Project Fi catalog and the launch of Android One in the U.S. Those […]

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MGCool Explorer Pro review

A decent device to get started into the world of action cameras, but it is not without faults. But, for less than $50 it’s hard to beat.

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Lifetime account of Sticky Password Premium is 80% off

If there’s one rule in the world of passwords, it’s that you shouldn’t use the same one for every app, service, or account. Get compromised in one place and you risk having yourself exposed elsewhere. No, you need individual, strong, secure passwords. The problem, though, with having so many diverse and tough passwords is remembering […]