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Andi Sykes

Andi Sykes it the founder of Gizchina.com. When he isn't writing about gadgets he is usually found in one of the many "phone cities" dotted around China.

Advances in Nuclear Fusion Could see Rockets Reaching Mars in Days Rather than Years

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NASA funded researchers are working on nuclear fusion technology, which could considerably speed up space travel and reduce costs in the future.

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High Resolution Nexus 7 Update Coming in July?

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Sources close to Google and Asus claim the updated, high resolution Nexus 7 tablet will feature an iPad Mini-like design and could launch in July.

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Amazon Hires Ex-Windows Phone Exec, Amazon Phone in the Works?

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Are Amazon working on their very own Android smartphone? Hiring an ex-Windows Phone exec who claims he is working on "something secret" suggests yes.

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Reports say iOS 7 is Behind Schedule but Will be the Biggest Change to Date

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New reports have surfaced claiming that Apple are running behind schedule with iOS 7 due to some very large changes coming to the mobile OS.

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Google Updates Android Dashboard to Count Active Users

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If you’re an Android app developer, Google has a very handy tool for you called Android Dashboard. The tool has been around for a number of years already and is designed to help developers target their apps based on the active users using a certain Android version. Originally the statistical data collected by Android dashboard was based on a device ...

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Samsung to launch Galaxy S4 Mini this week?

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Sammobile is reporting that Samsung will announce the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini later this week with a launch date scheduled for around the end of May. According to previously leaked specification details and from purported images of the new phone, the S4 Mini will have a 4.3-inch display, 8 mega-pixel rear camera, plus all the usual Android smarpthone features. In addition ...

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Facebook Home Custom Android OS to Launch at April 4th Event

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If a new rumor is to be believed, Facebook’s upcoming April 4th event will be focused on the social network giants first foray in the mobile operating arena. Like many before them, Facebook has opted to adapt Google’s Android OS to incorporate their own social media apps including Facebook Messenger, Photos and Contact applications. The first phone to run the ...

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Ouya Kickstarter Orders Already Shipping, Will Hit Retail on June 4th

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The Ouya Android game console will officially go on sale from June 4th in Canada the US and the UK priced at $99.99.

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Apple Posts “Why you’ll Love iPad” Page

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Apple has now created a new iPad page highlighting the features of both the iPad and iPad mini on their website. The new page is much like the iPhone page they launched earlier this month and points out everything that is ‘great’ about the iOS tablets. Obviously it’s just Apple marketing going in to high gear in order to better ...

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Samsung Building an Arsenal of Patents

Samsung has been busy stocking up on patents all last year and now has more than any other mobile tech company.

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Flipboard 2.0 for iOS Lets You Become an Editor

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Faster search and improved loading times aren't the only improvements found in Flipboard 2.0. Now you can read, curate and share virtual magazine creations.

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Duck Retro Hunt Brings 8-bit Duck Blasting to Your Mobile

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Duck Retro Hunt promises to bring you some of the classic 8-bit shooter fun from the NES directly to your Android and iOS devices.

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Full Range of Samsung Galaxy S4 Accessories Unveiled

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The Samsung Galaxy S4 is more than just the new flagship phone from Sammy, it’s also the first major push by manufacturer to get their mobile phone in to each and every aspect of your daily life. For this the S4 is going to need some accessories and it appears a full list along with pricing has been uncovered. Among ...

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HTC Launches Desire Q and P Smartphones in China

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HTC has launched two new entry level Android 4.1 Jelly Bean dual-core smartphones for the Chinese market, the HTC Desire Q and P.

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Sony Xperia Z Bug Makes it Easy to Get Past the Lock Screen

The Sony Xperia Z may have recovered from it's random death bug, but now a security bug has surfaced that makes it easy to get past the lockscreen.

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