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Real Racing 3 coming Feb. 28, speeding down the freemium route in the process

Real Racing 3 coming Feb. 28, speeding down the freemium route in the process

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Some great news has emerged for those eagerly awaiting the arrival of the latest in the Real Racing series, Real Racing 3. The title now has a release date, and a price. The so far stunning looking title will be dropping into Google Play on Feb. 28 and will be a completely free download.  That's right, Real Racing 3 will be a freemium title. Knowing that would be met with mixed reaction...

Foursquare for Business hits Google Play, manage your locations from your Android device

Foursquare for Business hits Google Play, manage your locations from your Android device

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Until now, business owners utilizing Foursquare have been required to manage their locations via the Foursquare website. Now though, Foursquare for Business has hit the Google Play Store, providing the opportunity to manage those locations on the go.  From within, business owners can post photo updates, share updates via Facebook and Twitter, view recent checkins at their locations,...

Acer debuts the Liquid C1, powered by the Intel Lexington chip for emerging markets

Acer debuts the Liquid C1, powered by the Intel Lexington chip for emerging markets

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At a joint event in Thailand, Acer and Intel have debuted the latest smartphone to launch on the recently announced 'Lexington' chips for emerging markets. The Acer Liquid C1 as it will be known, follows the trend of average specs, but is a marked step up from the Intel reference device and the competitor products from Lava and Safaricom. The Liquid C1 will launch on Android 4.0 Ice...

Amazon Cloud Drive Photos update brings automatic upload and in-app camera access

Amazon Cloud Drive Photos update brings automatic upload and in-app camera access

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An update to the Dropbox for Android application almost a year ago brought with it an extremely useful feature for the snap happy photographers among us -- auto upload of every photograph taken with the camera to your Dropbox account. Now, if Amazon's Cloud Drive is more your thing, you too can experience the same kind of auto uploading goodness with the latest update to the Cloud Drive...

Leaked press image of forthcoming Huawei Ascend P2 emerges ahead of MWC unveiling

Leaked press image of forthcoming Huawei Ascend P2 emerges ahead of MWC unveiling

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This press image obtained by @evleaks claims to be the next high end offering from Huawei. Following on from the Ascend D2 which first launched at CES, the Ascend P2 that we see here is also reportedly joining the 1080p display club. Only, unlike the D2 which comes in at 5 inches, the P2 display is reported to be just 4.5 inches with on-screen buttons.  Leaks of recent Huawei devices...

G Cloud Backup isn't made by Google, but does a pretty good job at backing up your Android device

G Cloud Backup isn't made by Google, but does a pretty good job at backing up your Android device

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Don't let the name confuse you, this isn't another app from Google. Despite the tenuous naming link, G Cloud Backup is made by a developer known as Genie9, and sets out to backup all your personal particulars on your Android device. We're not just talking about files and folders, or simply being a cloud locker in which to dump things either. SMS messages, contacts, external SD cards,...

Samsung rumored to be launching enormous smartphone with ridiculous name in Europe

Samsung rumored to be launching enormous smartphone with ridiculous name in Europe

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Leak season continues, and we're back with Samsung this time around. Sammobile, a usually reliable source of all things Samsung, claims to have received word of a 5.8 inch smartphone from the Korean OEM destined for Europe. The reported name is, ready for this? The Samsung Galaxy Fonblet.  The device is said to be loosely based around the Samsung Galaxy Player 5.8 PMP that was launched...