Android
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Ubuntu Edge Hits $3 Million In A Day (Video)

The good looking device that you see above is the Ubuntu Edge, a ‘super-phone’ powerful enough to give you a full Ubuntu desktop when connected to an external monitor. Now Canonical is looking for YOUR help to make this phone a reality.

Sony
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Why Do We Need A Sony Xperia ZR?

Sony has unveiled their Xperia ZR smartphone which has very good water resistant capabilities. But does it have what it takes to do better on the market, especially since the better specced Xperia Z is already out there.

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BlackBerry Z10 Smartphone Review

On paper, the BlackBerry Z10 is quite competitive with the iPhone 5 and most higher end Android devices, except that its 4.2-inch screen is noticeably smaller than the much larger Android phones with their 4.7+ inch displays these days.

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Video: Unboxing the BlackBerry Z10 Smartphone

Research in Motion has wiped the slate clean, so to speak, with its launch of the new BlackBerry 10 operating system and the brand new BlackBerry Z10 smartphone. We’ve gotten our hands on a review unit courtesy of Telus and I’ve put together a quick overview and unboxing video for you to enjoy.

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Google Retail Stores to Open by the End of the Year?

Google has their fingers in many pies, but there might be just enough room for one more in form of physical retail stores. Rumors originally appeared on Friday over at 9to5Google, and were later corroborated by a report on the Wall Street Journal. Both stories cite unnamed sources, but with varying time frames, 9to5Google says we could […]

SAMSUNG
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Samsung Announces Upgraded Version of Galaxy S2, the S2 Plus

Samsung refuses to let the Samsung Galaxy S2 die, it seems. They have now officially announced a newer, improved version of the aging handset under the name Galaxy S2 PLUS. While it doesn’t have many external changes and looks nearly identical to the S2, it did get some notable upgrades under the hood.

Sony
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Sony Xperia Z Officially Announced

Right on schedule, the Sony Xperia Z was officially announced at the company’s CES press conference. For those that don’t know the Z, you might better know it as the “Yuga”.

PANASONIC
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Panasonic P-02E Confirmed via FCC Sighting

Recently we reported on the Panasonic P-02E showing up on server logs. It was believed this could be a Panasonic 1080p handset designed specifically for the Japanese market. Interestingly enough, an FCC sighting now confirms the device.

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CyanogenMOD 10.1 Gets Ported to LG Optimus G

The custom ROM is based on the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean build that is found on the Nexus 4. It strips away that LG Optimus UI and gives you the free CM experience that you’ve come to expect from previous CyanogenMOD builds.

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Unlocked Oppo Find 5 Superphone Coming to USA for $499

The specs are roughly on par with the Droid DNA (HTC J Butterfly), giving you a Qualcomm APQ8064 quad-core 1.5GHz processor and 2GB of RAM. There’s the impressive 5-inch 1080×1920 full HD display (441PPI), 16GB of internal storage, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and a beefy 2500mAh battery for extended life.