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  • Android One phones coming to Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka

    22 December 2014, 12:28 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Following its launch in India back in September, the Android One program is coming to three other countries in the Indian subcontinent over the next few weeks. Google says that Android One devices will soon go on sale in Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka,…
  • 50 percent of mobile photographers use the cloud as a hub for backup and storage

    20 December 2014, 2:57 pm by: Jackie Dove

    It seems like only yesterday — but it’s actually been a few years — since the concept of the cloud picked up steam with the general public. Once an unfamiliar and technical term to people without a degree in computer science, the cloud is now more or…
  • T-Mobile must pay $90 million in refunds to settle FTC ‘cramming’ suit

    19 December 2014, 12:33 pm by: Roberto Baldwin

    T-Mobile and the FTC have settled the ‘cramming’ (adding unwanted third-party charges to a phone bill) suit brought against the carrier in July. The settlement requires T-Mobile to pay at least $90 million in refunds to customers who were unwittingly…
  • Samsung is pulling the plug on its ChatOn messaging service

    19 December 2014, 3:44 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    Even though it has signed up over 100 million users since its 2011 launch, Samsung’s free messaging app ChatOn has failed to catch on around the globe. As a result, the company is shutting down the service on February 1, 2015, worldwide but not in the US,…
  • OnePlus rival Micromax’s controversial Cyanogen-powered smartphone launches in India

    18 December 2014, 5:51 am by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    The battle is on: Micromax, the Indian electronics brand that got OnePlus banned from selling phones in India, has just launched its Yu brand of high-spec smartphones, along with its first device powered by Cyanogen OS. The Yu Yureka (yup, that’s what…
  • After Xiaomi, OnePlus faces sales ban in India

    16 December 2014, 11:47 pm by: Abhimanyu Ghoshal

    India certainly isn’t making it easy for consumers to get their hands on trending smartphones. The Delhi High Court has just issued an order that bans Chinese device manufacturer OnePlus from importing, marketing and selling its flagship device in the…
  • Pebble smartwatch now supports Android Wear notifications

    16 December 2014, 3:53 pm by: Roberto Baldwin

    Pebble owners that also happen to own an Android phone should do a little dance about now. The smartwatch now supports Android Wear. Updated today, the beta version of the Pebble app for Android supports Android Wear notifications and you can interact with…
  • BT confirms it’s in exclusive negotiations to buy EE for £12.5 billion

    15 December 2014, 12:27 pm by: Mic Wright

    BT has announced that it has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire EE. It confirmed last month that it had begun talks with the mobile network with discussions also taking place with O2. The new talks will last several weeks, giving BT time to…
  • T-Mobile announces Un-carrier 8.0 event for December 16

    15 December 2014, 12:20 pm by: Roberto Baldwin

    It’s been a few months since the last Un-carrier event, so it’s time to spin up the magenta lights and fill  T-Mobile CEO John Legere with caffeine because here comes Un-carrier 8.0. The event will be live streamed tomorrow at 10:30 am ET (7:30am PT) from…
  • You can now buy the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge in the UK

    12 December 2014, 8:18 am by: Mic Wright

    If you’re in the UK and have been itching to get your hands on Samsung’s Galaxy Note Edge with its curiously curved display, your wait is over. The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is available exclusively on Vodafone until January 9 2015. You can get the device…

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