Monthly Archives: June 2013

Sony’s next-gen SmartWatch to include NFC, run on Android: Report

Sony is launching its next-generation SmartWatch in the next few days and the first details about this smart wearable have leaked online.  According to a report in CNET, the upcoming SmartWatch will pack some significant feature upgrades over the current model, which is sold in the market around $100. Given the recent teasers posted by Sony Mobile Twitter account, the ...

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Facebook working on a news reading app for mobile users: WSJ

After LinkedIn’s acquisition of Pulse news reader, another social giant is preparing to jump in news arena with a Reader app for mobile devices. We are talking about Facebook, which is continuously trying hard to succeed in its mobile endeavors, as its stock remains well below the IPO price. According to Wall Street Journal’s Evelyn M. Rusli, Facebook has been ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to come with 5.7-inch display: Report

With each passing day, we are seeing more and more rumours and leaks about Samsung’ Galaxy Note 3 smartphone. Not every rumour is credible, so we skip most of these to bring you only the most believable ones. File Photo The latest rumour is coming from known leaker evleaks, which states that the Galaxy Note II successor will pack a ...

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Huawei announces MediaPad 7 Vogue tablet with voice-calling

Huawei today announced a new Android tablet that allows consumers to make voice-calls directly from the tablet. Dubbed as MediaPad 7 Vogue, the tablet will be initially released in China followed by other markets. Huawei MediaPad 7 Vogue runs on Android 4.1 and features 7-inch 1024x600p resolution IPS display. The tablet is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core processor along with 16-core ...

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Garmin introduces Monterra: A rugged Android-powered GPS

Garmin today announced its first outdoor rugged handheld GPS with Android at core. Dubbed as Monterra, it will be available in Q3 for a suggested price of $649.99 (Worldwide with preloaded worldwide basemap), and $699.99 (U.S. with preloaded TOPO U.S. 100K with Navteq roads). Garmin Monterra packs 4-inch capacitive multi-touch display, Wi-Fi, 3-axis compass with accelerometer, gyro, barometric altimeter, built-in ...

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Idea offers free Facebook Messenger access to prepaid users

Indian telecom operator Idea Cellular has announced that it has partnered with Facebook to offer its prepaid 2G and 3G users free access to Facebook Messenger app on Android (and iOS). Idea users simply have to download the app from Google Play and activate the free access by dialling *800*88#. The free access will be valid for three months and ...

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HP announces 21.5-inch Android tablet with Tegra 4

Want to use an Android powered All-in-One PC?  HP has announced Slate 21 for you. This Android powered tablet also doubles as a desktop PC with keyboard and mouse in tow. The company today showcased the device as a part of its press event in Beijing along with several other Android devices, which have already been announced. HP Slate 21 ...

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