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LG sells 1 million Optimus G smartphones since launch

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Korea manufacturer LG has revealed that it has sold over 1 million units of its flagship smartphone “LG Optimus G” since the launch four months ago.  Optimus G was announced in September last year along with Optimus Vu II, a phablet from the company. Thanks to all the efforts LG had put in Optimus G, the smartphone caught the fancy …

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Amazon start selling MP3s directly to iPhone, iPod touch users

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In the bid to loosen the control of Apple on MP3 sales on its iPhone and iPod devices, Amazon has announced the launch of an HTML5-based Amazon MP3 store specifically for iPhone and iPod touch devices. The iPhone and iPod touch users will now be able to browse 22 million songs at http://www.amazon.com/mp3 using the Safari browser. As expected, Amazon …

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Nokia Lumia 920, 820 getting ‘Portico’ software update

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Nokia is rolling-out a software update to the international variants of Lumia 920 and Lumia 820 smartphones. This update is said to be bringing improved Wi-Fi and messaging to these Windows Phone 8 smartphones. The update, which is code-named “Portico,” is being released to International markets almost a month after it was made available to US consumers. However, the update …

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Asus in talks to launch Windows Phone 8 devices

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Asus is reportedly in talks with Microsoft to launch Windows Phone 8 devices.  There is no word on how long these talks have been going on, but Windows Phone 8 licensing deal would certainly help both the companies. Microsoft needs more manufacturers to produce Windows Phone 8 running smartphones and Asus needs to succeed in the smartphone arena. It is …

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Temple Run 2 debuts in iTunes App Store

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Imangi Studios, the creator of Temple Run, has released the sequel to this popular game for free in the iTunes App Store just now. Currently live only in New Zealand App Store, it is expected to go live in other countries in the next few hours (Update: It is now live worldwide). While Imangi has kept the basic gameplay same …

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Huawei to launch Ascend W2 at MWC, likely to be thinnest Windows Phone

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Huawei is planning to launch a high-end Windows Phone 8 smartphone at the upcoming Mobile World Congress. Dubbed as Ascend W2, it will join the Ascend W1, which was announced recently concluded Consumer Electronics Show and features 4-inch WVGA display, 5MP rear camera and dual-core processor. Online reports suggest that Ascend W2 will be the thinnest Windows Phone 8 in …

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Samsung finally rolls out Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean for Galaxy Note (Update)

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Samsung is one of the most popular smartphone manufacturers in the current market. Samsung’s golden run at the top started with the company’s popular phablet, the Galaxy Note. Sadly, the consumers of the original Note had to wait a bit longer than usual to have their hands on the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS. The good news for all the …

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Samsung Godiva SCH-I425 spotted in benchmarks; packs 720p display, Jelly Bean

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A Verizon-bound upcoming Samsung Android smartphone has been spotted online at GL Benchmark. The smartphone, which carries the codename “Godiva,” features Android 4.1.2 and will be released under the model number SCH-I425. As per the benchmark listing, the smartphone will also come with a 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 MSM8960 processor, Adreno 305 GPU, LTE connectivity, and 720p display of unknown …

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AT&T Samsung Galaxy Rugby Pro getting Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update

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Samsung has started rolling out Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for Galaxy Rugby Pro i547 smartphone on AT&T network. The smartphone, which was originally released in September with Android 4.0, can now be updated to 4.1 over-the-air as well as via Kies on PC. 383MB in size, the update brings the usual set of Jelly Bean features; however you can …

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LG Optimus G getting Jelly Bean update in South Korea

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LG’s Optimus G, which was launched last year with Ice Cream Sandwich on-board, is now getting Android 4.1 update in South Korea. LG had earlier said that the Optimus G update will be arriving in December 2012 looks like it got delayed a bit. The update is available via LG Mobile Support Tool V4.1 and will take your Optimus G …

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