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It’s the holiday season and quite naturally most of you are looking to do some last minute shopping. Well if you’re looking to get something on the cheap, then this might be worth a quick look. Users can now get the 2014 Moto X for just $49.99 on contract, which is a decent price for a flagship product. The deal will last until the 31st of December and users can only get the 16GB model under the promo. You can also add custom back panels and accents to the device according to your liking. Adding wooden back panels however...

Sony has just confirmed to its fans that the Android 5.0 update for its Xperia Z2 and the Z3 series of smartphones/tablets will begin rolling out in early 2015. The comment was made in response to a user query on Twitter, although Sony is yet to share information on which devices are first to get the update. Sony specifies that “core” devices in the aforementioned device lineup will get the update first, which could mean that the likes of the Xperia M2, T2 etc will probably have to wait slightly longer to see the update on...

Amazon is sending out a new update for the Fire Phone with some decent additions in tow. The device is receiving some UI improvements and a new call blocking feature. For those keeping note, the software version of Fire OS changes to 3.6.8 with the new update. Interestingly, the update is only rolling out to the unlocked model and AT&T’s variant is still running Fire OS 3.6.5. Amazon mentions that there are some interface improvements along with the update, so it’s quite massive keeping that in mind. There’s also...

A new rumor has spilled the beans on what could possibly be one of the most powerful tablets we’ve ever seen. Known as the Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet Ultra, the tablet will apparently break cover next year sporting a gargantuan hardware specs sheet. If this report from a Chinese site is to be believed, the tablet will pack a whopping 12.9 inch display sporting an insane resolution of 3840 x 2400 pixels, which is more than what we’ve seen on any device this size. The tablet is also expected to be packing an octa core Snapdragon...

With Google Glass yet to go mainstream, Sony has decided to show something of its own. Known as the Single Lens Display Module, the device looks pretty identical to Glass in terms of design. The hardware underneath isn’t too different from Google’s offering either, so there are barely any surprises here. One crucial difference with the device however is its ability to fit into just about any pair of lenses or shades, meaning that it can be used over your current set of lenses rather than being used as a standalone device. It is...

According to an executive from Karbonn, the second generation Android One smartphones will arrive sometime soon next year, possibly by the first quarter. Karbonn is one of Google’s Android One launch partners and this revelation reaffirms that Google has long term plans to take Android One further, even though the initial response for the series has been relatively lukewarm. The executive failed to provide hardware details on this upcoming Android One handset, but needless to say it will follow the same principles as the first...

The AT&T branded Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini is now getting an update which introduces the VoLTE feature on the device. The update doesn’t change the Android version, which remains on 4.4.2 KitKat. Other changes included in the update are the ability to make 911 emergency calls even without a SIM card on the device. There are the usual range of bug fixes in tow as well. The ability to make voice calls using the 4G LTE network is certainly a noteworthy addition, assuming you have support for the feature in your region. The update...

The Fleksy keyboard for Android has just received support for sending GIF messages, making it the first keyboard app to do so. This is possible thanks to what the team calls Extensions which floats over the keyboard. Users can edit and add extensions as necessary, with the ability to add an app launcher as one of the extensions. With the keyboard, users can have up to three extensions on their keyboard. But more can be added by purchasing them from Fleksy’s dedicated store. You can also get color packs for the keyboard to customize...