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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...

In order to compete with the other national carriers, Sprint has cut the prices their data plans again. If you don’t use much data between many people, the new plan can be very compelling. For just $20 per month, you can get 1 GB of data to share with up to 10 lines, before access fees. So it’s just the data plan that’s $20, before you add any devices to your monthly plan. This is still a good deal though, if you have Sprint coverage and do not use much data per month. Will you be taking advantage of this deal? Source:...

A few months ago Google announced that they were purchasing Songza, the service that curated different music playlists depending on your activity. For that time, Google was not doing much in the user-facing area. Now, along with a Material Design update, Songza is now integrated into the Play Music app. This is only available for All Access subscribers, so if you just use the free portion of Play Music, it isn’t available. But if you do have it, you’ll be offered the ability to play music during a certain time of day, mood,...

With the Nexus 7 and Nexus 9 soon arriving in customers’ hands, developers need to update their apps for the new Android Lollipop. Since developers won’t be getting those devices earlier, Google has released a new developer preview for the Nexus 5 and Wifi Nexus 7. This is not the final build of Android Lollipop, so if you are going to flash it to your device, do not expect it to run perfectly on your device. So unless you want to deal with bugs, avoid flashing this preview onto your main phone or tablet. The final version will...

If the new Nexus 6 isn’t attractive to you because of the larger screen size or any other reason, Verizon has a great deal for you. Starting today and lasting until October 20, the new Moto X is half off. With the ability to customize the design of your phone to your liking at $50, this is a great deal. If you want a Natural or Leather back though, the cost will be $25 more at $75. That is still cheaper than $125 for the normal price though. If you want a new Moto X on Verizon, now is a great time to buy one. Hopefully this deal...

Yes, that title is correct. The AT&T variant of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 has finally gotten its KitKat update. The Wifi variant got the update back in May, so this has been a long time coming. This isn’t the upcoming Android 5.0 Lollipop, but at least the Note 8.0 is finally getting KitKat. You’ll get all the usual KitKat improvements, along with the Beats Music app from AT&T. These are the full release notes: Android OS Version upgraded to 4.4.2 with all Security patches Beat Music app pre-loaded GMS apps update...

With the final version of Android 5.0 Lollipop coming to consumers hands soon with the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9, other manufacturers are readying software updates for their own non-Nexus devices. Motorola has already confirmed that a majority of their older phones will be getting updates, and now HTC has as well. So far, they have confirmed that both the original 2013 HTC One (codenamed M7) and the 2014 HTC One (M8) will both be getting Lollipop updates within 90 days of HTC getting the final code from Google. @nickmgray We're aiming...

After months of speculation, the HTC-made Nexus 9 is now official. It runs Android 5.0, which now has the official name of Lollipop. It has all of the rumored specs at the expected prices. The Nexus 9 has an 8.9″ 2K screen with a resolution of 2048×1536 and weighing 436 grams. Powering this tablet’s screen is an Nvidia Tegra TK1 64-bit dual-core processor and 2 GB of RAM. It has an 8 MP rear camera and a 1.6 MP front-facing camera. Users who enjoy watching Movies or TV Shows, or enjoy playing games will be delighted...