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Both the HTC One M8 and the E8 are almost the same phone, aside from the cameras and slight other differences. So it seems normal that they would get updates at the same time. Today Sprint has released OTA updates for both devices with many new enhancements. Both devices now have support for international Wi-Fi calling, so if you’re traveling abroad and make calls to US, Puerto Rico, or the Virgin Islands, there will be no charge. But if you’re calling another country, you’ll still have to pay the roaming rates. There...

Google is expected to begin selling the Nexus 9 tablets starting November 3. And now the company has officially confirmed that it will begin the rollout of Android 5.0 to a select few devices on the same day. The revelation was made by a reminder message posted by Google to remind developers that they have to port and modify their apps accordingly before the big unveiling on Nov 3. It is said that WiFi only Nexus tablets such as the Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10 will be receiving the update first followed by smartphones and cellular variants...

Android 5.0 Lollipop went official last week along with the Nexus 6 and the Nexus 9. While other Nexus devices are expected to receive the update in November, customers had no idea about when the OEM versions of the smartphones would get the update. But gradually, the likes of Sony, HTC and Motorola provided clarification on their update schedule for the current crop of devices. Samsung was also believed to be in the list although the company made no official statement about it. That changes now with Samsung posting a teaser on Twitter...

Microsoft has just launched two new apps for Android known as Next Lock Screen and Journeys and Notes. The Redmond giant has also introduced an app specifically meant for Android Wear devices known as Torque. All three apps are free, so you can try them all. Next Lock Screen is essentially a replacement for your standard lock screen. It’s pretty simplistic in nature and doesn’t come with too many fancy features to make it stand out from the crowd of lockscreen apps that we see around us. It’s nothing out of the ordinary,...

Sony is clearly not having a good time in the industry despite launching stellar hardware like the Xperia Z3 and a wide variety of devices over the past year or so. But due to the continued dominance of companies like Samsung, LG and even HTC to some extent, the Japanese manufacturer has been struggling to make an impact on the global audience. And while that could change this quarter when the Xperia Z3v launches through America’s largest carrier, the company has reportedly slashed its income targets in successive quarters, bringing...

Samsung and Barnes & Noble have previously launched the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook tablet in a 7 inch configuration. And now, the two companies have stretched the partnership further with the launch of the Galaxy Tab 4 Nook 10.1. This tablet comes with a budget price of $299.99, making it a very attractive option for B&N customers. The Galaxy Tab 4 Nook 10.1 packs a 10.1 inch 1280 x 800 resolution display, 16GB of internal storage with a microSD card slot, 1.5GB of RAM, a 3-megapixel rear camera with a 1.2-megapixel front shooter, a 6,800...

The Moto 360 smartwatch is widely popular with the masses. And while the device is supplied with a Qi wireless charging dock, users willing to buy another unit can now go ahead and get it via the Play Store. The charging dock was previously listed on Google’s dedicated store but wasn’t available for purchase up until now. Users can also get the charger from Best Buy if they choose to pick it up personally from the nearest outlet. The Play Store pricing has been set at $39.99 which is pretty expensive for a charging cradle,...

Verizon is now rolling out the Android 4.4.4 update along with the flurry of Eye Experience features for the HTC One M8 smartphone. The T-Mobile variant of the smartphone started receiving the update yesterday, so it was only a matter of time before Verizon joined in on the action. As expected, the highlight of this OTA update is the inclusion of the camera oriented Eye Experience features and customers can expect to find plenty of new changes to the camera app thanks to this addition. Android 4.4.4 on the other hand doesn’t introduce...