Windows Phone 8.1 (Blue) Features Leaked: notification center and Siri-like assistant on the way

The Verge has fresh information on the upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update and it looks promising to say the least. The thing that will be the biggest update for most users is the addition of "Cortana," the voice activated personal assistant which claims to be more integrated and useful than Siri or S-Voice. But there are a bunch of other new tricks coming to Windows Phone according to the report; let's take a look at them... With the...

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Nexus 5 Design Changed Based on Feedback

The Nexus 5 device is a great phone at a great price; however, according to the reviews I have seen and the feedback from normal everyday users, it had a few minor hiccups during use. Now reports are surfacing that someone at Google/LG was listening and a few minor tweaks have been made on the design to fix a couple of those hiccups. The major issue that I have read about is the low volume coming out of the speakers on this device and...

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Path is Confirmed Coming “Very Soon” to Windows Phone

As a mobile operating system, Windows Phone still has the "app issue" cloud hanging over it's head even with the recent must have app additions like Jetpack Joyride, Instagram, Angry Gran Run, Vine, Waze, etc... there are many must-have apps not in the fold yet. One more will be added to the list...the social networking app Path is coming to Windows Phone. This is according to Anvid Erdian, product manager of Nokia Indonesia, who let...

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Ubuntu Smartphone Still Coming From an Unknown Manufacturer

A little while back there was a device called the "Ubuntu Edge" that was trying to crowdsource a ridiculous amount of money to start producing a dual Android/Ubuntu device. While the Edge didn't reach its goal of making enough money to be produced, the mobile OS lived on without a home to call its own.  Now according to Canonical, the company that tried to make the Ubuntu Edge happen, this is going to change in the near future. In an...

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Oppo N1 Now for Sale in the Europe and the US

The Chinese-made flagship the Oppo N1 is now on sale for the European and US markets. While we will get to all the specs later, what really makes this phone stand out is the rotating 13mp camera that can face to the front and the back. While this doesn't really sound like much in a world where "selfies" are the norm this could be huge. Specs on this device are as follows: 5.9-inch 1080p display rotating 13-megapixel camera 1.7GHz...

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