I don’t use a lot of apps, so why do I care so much about them?

 

There are a lot of reasons why we’re able to put the “smart” in “smartphone”. The operating systems and specs are continuousl

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Android head Sundar Pichai put in charge of several more Google departments

Sundar Pichai Google Android

Sundar Pichai became a big name in the mobile world when he replaced Andy Rubin as head of Android at Google in early 2013. At that time he was in charge of Chrome and Apps as well as Android, but now it

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BlackBerry Passport - Keyboard walkthrough and demo



BlackBerry is well known for making great keyboards, but with the Passport, it's added a little something extra. It's much more than just a great set of buttons that's easy to type on, it's its own touch-sensitive trackpad and it does way more than you think it would. 

Cam overviews the Passport keyboard

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AT&T defeats the purpose of Apple SIM by locking it after activation

AT&T defeats the purpose of Apple SIM by locking it after activation

Despite the lack of heraldry that accompanied it, the Apple SIM was one of the coolest new things Apple announced alongside the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 this month.

So it's too bad that AT&

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Inbox by Gmail users can now invite friends to the service

Inbox by Gmail Google invitation

Got any jealous friends that didn’t receive an Inbox by Gmail invitation yesterday? If so, you can now make their Friday by getting them into Google’s new email offering.

Google jus

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Apple may merge Beats Music into iTunes in 2015

Beats Music app iPhone

Late in September, a rumor claimed that Apple was considering “discontinuing” Beats Music. That report was quickly denied by Apple and another report, both of which said that the Beats Music brand

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Apple SIM in new iPad models locks to AT&T if you select its network

iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3 colors

Shortly after the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 were announced, it was revealed that the Wi-Fi + Cellular models come with an Apple SIM that allows users to select AT&T, Sprint or T-Mobile plans withou

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Are blue jeans the iPhone 6's real worst enemy?

Are blue jeans the iPhone 6's real worst enemy?

Every smartphone has its problems, but for a variety of reasons those afflicting the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have been scrutinized with an excessive amount of glee.

In case the lazily named "BendGate" and

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Amazon reports big losses thanks to failed Fire Phone experiment

Amazon reports big losses thanks to failed Fire Phone experiment

After a flopping Fire Phone performance, Amazon is deep in the red.

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Apple keeps its eye on sapphire screens despite major set-back

Apple keeps its eye on sapphire screens despite major set-back

Despite losing its primary manufacturing partner, Apple is adamant on producing sapphire screen for its mobile devices.

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