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Samsung will let developers use Galaxy S5's fingerprint scanner in apps

Samsung will let developers use Galaxy S5's fingerprint scanner in apps

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Samsung released the software development kit for its Galaxy S5 smartphone, Gear 2 smartwatch, and Gear Fit fitness band at Mobile World Congress on Wednesday. Most notably, the SDK will open developers to the Galaxy S5's fingerprint scanning technology,... >>

LG targets mid-range with LG F70 and F90 handsets with quad-core processor and LTE

LG targets mid-range with LG F70 and F90 handsets with quad-core processor and LTE

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LG has announced the LG F70 and LG F90 handsets at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.  The LG F70 features a 4.5-inch WVGA IPS display, 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 4GB of storage, 1GB of RAM, microSD slot for up to 32GB of storage, 5-megapixel auto-focus... >>

HTC One, One mini, gets Android 4.4 KitKat update in the UK

HTC One, One mini, gets Android 4.4 KitKat update in the UK

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The rollout of Android 4.4 KitKat for the HTC One in the UK has just landed, bringing a range of updates to HTC's flagship device. We're just installing the new update to see what changes KitKat will bring, but HTC details that the 308.24MB update will... >>

Samsung unveils KitKat update plans for phones and tablets in the US

Samsung unveils KitKat update plans for phones and tablets in the US

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Samsung has released a full list on Tuesday detailing which of its devices in the US are getting the latest version of Google's mobile OS, Android 4.4 KitKat.  Samsung hasn't revealed a timeline for when each device will get the update. It will depend... >>

Is this the HTC M8 mini in metallic with a 4.5-inch display?

Is this the HTC M8 mini in metallic with a 4.5-inch display?

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The HTC M8 mini will launch in a metallic version with dual cameras and similar look to the HTC M8, if a leak on Google+ is to be believed.  The two photos, seen in a posting by Google+ user M. Helal, are claimed to be the HTC M8. But astute fans on... >>

New Android smartphones must run KitKat, claims leaked Google memo

New Android smartphones must run KitKat, claims leaked Google memo

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According to a Google memo that was allegedly leaked, all new Android smartphones must come with Android 4.4 KitKat pre-installed. And that includes handsets with lower and mid-range specifications as well as flagship phones. Budget and mid-level phones,... >>

LG G Pro 2 officially announced, featuring 5.9-inch display and 13MP 4K-capable camera

LG G Pro 2 officially announced, featuring 5.9-inch display and 13MP 4K-capable camera

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LG has officially taken the wraps off its LG G Pro 2 phablet ahead of Mobile World Congress in later this month.  A successor to the original 5.5-inch G Pro announced in 2013, the G Pro 2 features a 5.9-inch Full HD 1920 x 1080 display, 13-megapixel... >>

HTC M8 said to come in 4.5-inch 'mini' version, slightly larger than current HTC One mini

HTC M8 said to come in 4.5-inch 'mini' version, slightly larger than current HTC One mini

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While we've seen specifications and an alleged design for the upcoming HTC M8 flagship, details for the presumed HTC M8 mini version have been nonexistent - until now.  The famed EvLeaks is out with specifications for the smaller HTC M8 brethren, claiming... >>

Here's what Sense 6.0 will look like on the HTC M8

Here's what Sense 6.0 will look like on the HTC M8

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The first alleged screenshot of the user interface set to launch on HTC's next HTC M8 flagship smartphone has leaked, thanks to EvLeaks. Presumably what we're seeing is Sense 6.0, if the rumours are to be believed. It looks to bring a redesign to HTC's... >>

Move over Sprint, KitKat released to Verizon's HTC One

Move over Sprint, KitKat released to Verizon's HTC One

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The HTC One on Verizon is next to get Android 4.4 KitKat. It now makes Verizon the second carrier behind Sprint to give the update "carrier certification", the last step before the software is released to the public.  Mo Versi, head of product management... >>