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The magic of the Ignore No More app

Considered to be the “end of days” for teens who are anxious to escape the grasp of their parents, the Ignore No More app transforms misbehaving teenager smartphones into practically unusable devices. In...
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Lenovo smartphones battle Samsung, Apple

Out of the blue, the Lenovo Group is becoming a major player in the Chinese and Southeast Asian smartphone market. They have slowly been taking on Samsung and Apple to grab a major chunk of the market share....
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New metal design for Samsung Galaxy Alpha

iPhone continues to differentiate its smartphones by producing them in metal, while Samsung has a history of smartphone production in plastic. As a result, the plastic phone has been the largest criticism from...
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Human energy could power devices

Low-power wearable technology could no longer require batteries in the near future. Instead, these devices could generate energy from body heat or movement as well as ambient energy naturally found in the...
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The future of fitness trackers

Smartphones slowly developed to help integrate all the devices a person might need into one unit. Over the years, phones have integrated useful functions like cameras, remote car starters, television remote...
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Introducing the 4K smartphone

Since its mass-market introduction with the Apple iPhone in 2007, smartphone design has not changed much. It generally consists of a candy bar design with a glass screen and many internal parts. To stand out...
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Sony drops PlayStation Mobile for Android

Sony Japan recently announced that the PlayStation Mobile app for Android will not support mobile devices running Android 4.4.3 KitKat and above. PlayStation Mobile was developed to promote obscure indie games...
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Android OS beating iOS in web usage

For the first time in the history of smartphones, the Android OS is ahead of Apple's iOS in web usage. Recent data on web usage released by Net Applications via 9to5Mac showed that Android usage has surpassed...
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Wearable technology’s role in healthcare

2014 has sparked the adoption of wearable technology that is expected to make wearers leaner and fitter, thus lowering the chance of developing chronic diseases. Although many users are utilizing their phones...
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World’s first sapphire display phone

Verizon recently announced the Kyocera Brigadier, a new Android smartphone that will be launched exclusively in the United States and features a sapphire shield display. For those who are unfamiliar with...