BLU unveils the BLU Energy X Plus, Vivo Selfie and Studio C 5+5

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Many smartphone manufacturers stagger their releases while others drop several at once. BLU has done the latter this week by releasing three mid-rangers with the BLU Energy X Plus, BLU Vivo Selfie, and the BLU Studio C 5+5.

Samsung Gear A specs and features confirmed ahead of launch


Samsung has a conference going on in India today, and they’ve just confirmed a few Samsung Gear A smartwatch specs and features. It’s nothing we haven’t seen pass through the rumor mill before, but that rotating bezel and the Tizen OS are now official.

Google Glass is back in Business with a new Design

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Google Glass as we knew it got put into “reboot” mode back in January, but several rumors have surfaced about Google Glass 2.0 since that time. A new report says the device is rolling out for testing, and that it’s geared towards the business side of things instead of consumers.

Windows 10 Mobile update list confirms 10 Lumia smartphones

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We’ve spent a lot of time covering new Lumia smartphones in the rumor mill, but we’re going to switch things up today. The Windows 10 Mobile update will soon begin to roll out through OTA’s, and Microsoft has given us a list of which devices should get the update first.

Nvidia Shield Tablet recall initiated due to Fire Hazard


Product recalls are a part of life, whether you’re dealing with dog food or tech – it happens. That said, rarely do we see a mass recall in the Android world, but that’s what we’re getting today with a huge Nvidia Shield Tablet recall.

Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo pre-orders begin in the Netherlands

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo has been making the rounds for over a year, but it has yet to show up. That may soon change as the Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo release has been spotted on a site in the Netherlands and it’s set to roll out next month.

Rovio launches Angry Birds 2 for Android and iOS

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It’s been a long, strange trip for the Angry Birds since they first graced our mobiles back in 2009. Angry Birds 2 is the continuation of that journey, and it has just touched down for folks on Android or iOS devices.

Swipe Telecom will release the Swipe Elite smartphone in August

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Ready for another sub-brand? Swipe Telecom is getting into the smartphone game, and the Swipe Elite smartphone has just been announced as their first device.

Asus announces the Asus ZenFone 2 Laser and ZenFone 2 Deluxe for India

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Acer is gearing up to drop several variations of the ZenFone 2 in India next week, and we’re going to tell you about two of them. The Asus ZenFone 2 Laser and ZenFone 2 Deluxe are the devices in question and they will be shown off at the ZenFestival in New Delhi on August 6th.

Doogee HomTom HT6 will come with a fast-charging 6,250mAh battery

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Another week, another mysterious smartphone from the folks at Doogee. The Doogee HomTom HT6 is the first device from the company’s new HomTom line, and it’s built to ensure you never run out of power.