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Uber is Included in Sprint’s Android Smartphones

Uber is a relatively popular taxi app and Sprint has automatically added the app in its Android smartphones. New customers could get a free credit of $20. It’s the latest move by the developer and the carrier to attract customers. This is also an attempt by the company to counteract multiple negative headlines that affect

Verizon and Motorola Launch the Droid Turbo

The Motorola Droid Turbo is the latest smartphone in Verizon’s catalogue. The phone is designed to endure continuous usage with its whopping 3900mAh battery, which may sustain 48 hours of operational time. It packs a sharp 5.2-inch Quad HD display, 3GB of RAM and 21Mp rear-facing camera that can capture 4k videos. The built-in Turbo

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Sony Xperia Z3v is Available from Verizon

Verizon will soon release its new big, large smartphone models, the Sony Xperia Z3v and Samsung Galaxy Note 4. Both will be available directly from the Big Red. The former is available on contract for $199.99, while the latter can be picked with a new contract for a whopping $299.99. With the EDGE, subscribers can

Samsung Galaxy Mega 2 Will Be Available From AT&T

Many new Android models are advertised as being bigger and more capable than their direct predecessors, but it isn’t the case with the Samsung Galaxy Mega 2. It is actually a 5.9-inch phablet, which is smaller than the original Mega with its 6.3-inch display. The screen resolution remains at 720p, so we could expect slightly

Android 4.3 Update for Samsung Galaxy S3 is Resumed in the United Kingdom

After resuming Jelly Bean Android 4.3 update for Galaxy S3 in some countries, finally Samsung has also rolled out the same update for users in the United Kingdom. At the moment, the build is available only for select Galaxy S3 users in the United Kingdom, but it should soon arrive to other parts of the

Android 4.4.1 Update is Available for Prepaid Nexus 4 in the UK

Android 4.4.1 update has finally arrived for prepaid Nexus 4 units in the United Kingdom and it is developed to address most glitches discovered in the original release of the KitKat. The new build is available for download as an OTA (over the air) update. As an alternative, users could also install the Android 4.4.1

Video Playback on Android 4.4 KitKat Could be Worse Than on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

Owners of prepaid Android smartphones in the UK with preferences for multimedia features may need to consider whether it’s necessary to upgrade to Android 4.4 KitKat. OptoFidelity recently found that video playbacks seem to work much better on the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean instead of the Android 4.4 KitKat. Also, pictures look better on the

Samsung May Soon Resume Android 4.3 Update for Galaxy S3 and Galaxy S4

Proud owners of the Samsung Galaxy S3 and Galaxy S4 in the United Kingdom would be pleased to know that the South Korean company has resumed the roll out of Android 4.3 update in European countries. When the Android 4.3 was first released, many Galaxy S3 and Galaxy S4 users complained that it was infested

Samsung Will Soon Release the Prepaid Galaxy Grand 2 in the United Kingdom

The Galaxy Grand 2 is a new hatchling in Samsung’s ever-growing brood — a large-screened blower designed for budget travelers. As a follow up to the Samsung Grand Duos released in 2012, the new Grand 2 comes with mid-tier hardware specs and 5.25-inch high-definition display. The Grand Duos arrived last year with £300 price tag,

Android 4.4 Update for Prepaid HTC One Will Arrive on January 2014

HTC UK has confirmed through its Twitter feed that prepaid HTC One in the United Kingdom will get Android 4.4 KitKat update on January 2014. The tweet also added that HTC is working with local carriers in the UK to start the roll out. The Taiwan-based company habitually enmeshed the homegrown Sense UI on top