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Amazon is now offering the Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 with a massive 30% discount. This is the retailer’s Gold Box deal, which means the price is only valid until the end of the day. With this discount, the entry level WiFi model can be had for just $299 (with special offers), while the 32GB GSM LTE model will set you back by $369. This deal appears to be limited to American customers at the moment, so you’re probably not in luck if you want to get the tablet elsewhere. If you get the tablet today, you can have it before Christmas...

New screenshots from HTC’s Android 5.0 ROM have just leaked out, revealing all that we need to know about the new update. The likes of the HTC One M8 and the One M7 will be among the first to receive the update. The leak reveals no drastic changes at first glance, however there are some much needed changes on board, mainly in the lockscreen, notifications area and the multitasking tray where the apps are now arranged neatly. These are mostly stock Android related features, so it’s not clear yet if there will be some HTC specific...

Verizon Wireless is now sending out an update to the LG G Pad 8.3 with the firmware version VK81023A. The update will begin rolling out in stages, so don’t panic if you don’t see it on your device yet. The update doesn’t introduce Android 5.0, with the GPe G Pad 8.3 getting the update not too long ago. Verizon’s update changelog mentions that Redbox Instant on the tablet is not supported and the device power on issues have been fixed. Users will also be able to use 4G LTE data while roaming. The tablet is currently...

Interested customers can now get the unlocked AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note 4 from eBay for just $659.99. While the pricing doesn’t appear all that attractive at first glance, it’s certainly cheaper than the off contract price the carrier is currently selling it for ($825). The smartphone is brand new of course and can be used on any GSM network, i.e if you don’t mind the AT&T logo on the back. It’s quite hard to find deals on such a new device at this juncture, so make sure you hop on board if you’re...

T-Mobile has just rolled out a minor firmware update for the HTC One M7 starting earlier yesterday. Unsurprisingly, the update doesn’t introduce Android 5.0 yet, which isn’t expected to land until next month. It is said that this OTA update will roll out from now until the 30th of January, so the timing of its arrival could differ from each device. The update changes the software version to 6.10.531.10. The update will bring a fix to the audio issue during phone calls, which is good news for the customers. Keeping this in...

While Android 5.0.1 is the latest version of Android according to our knowledge, Google has just taken us all by surprise by posting a factory image for the Android 5.0.2 ROM belonging to the WiFi Nexus 7 (2012). The update carries the build number LRX22G. Since the OTA hasn’t gone live yet, we haven’t managed to catch hold of the changelog, but we should have it in the coming week. This is most probably carrying a bunch of bug fixes and some performance boosts which could be essential for a device as old as this. You can...

The 2013 and the 2014 Moto G are reportedly getting the Android 5.0.1 update according to users across the world. There’s no word on whether this is a region specific rollout or if the entirety of the globe is receiving it simultaneously. But rest assured, the update should land on your smartphones by Monday at the latest. So if you don’t see the update right away on your smartphone, make sure you’re patient and you will see it hitting the device eventually. The update can also be downloaded from Motorola’s servers...

Customers looking to get a decent contract smartphone from Verizon can receive a 50% discount on the price, assuming they pick a smartphone worth over $199 or above in value. Currently, devices like the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and a variety of iPhones are available at this price, so this discount will most probably only apply on flagship offerings. Verizon is currently offering the Galaxy Note 4 for $149.99 down from its original $299.99 price tag. The Motorola Droid Turbo and the Sony Xperia Z3v on the other hand are going for just $99.99...