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Android Wear notifications come to Google Glass

Google is launching Notification Sync on Glass that will allow users to see all the notifications on their Android phone from within Google Glass. It's essentially similar to how notifications get pushed through Android Wear for smartwatches. Though the feature is out today, it will require a new version of MyGlass that will be out Wednesday.

Huawei Ascend Mate 7: A second opinion

Only software stands in the way of Huawei emerging as a rival to the big names in Android Huawei might not be a big brand name in the U.S., but the Chinese manufacturer has claimed its place as the world's No. 3 handset maker, and its products are improving all the time. Show More Summary

Plants vs Zombies 2 Android update hits the beach with lots of new content

Electronic Arts is rolling out a new and big update for the strategy game Plants Vs Zombies 2 for Android, adding a bunch of new levels, along with many new varieties of plants and zombies, to the mix.

Droid Maxx soak test for Advanced Calling in the works

Droid Maxx owners who have signed up for the Motorola Feedback Network have reported receiving an interesting email today. It seems that the Verizon-only handset is going to be undergoing a soak test for VoLTE in the very near futur...

Rogers to begin selling Samsung Galaxy Note 4 online and in stores Oct. 24

While US carriers begin official sales and shipments of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 this week, the folks up in Canada will get their chance to get the 5.7-inch smartphone next week, via Rogers.

Omate Lutetia smartwatch aiming to attract the ladies

If you feel as though recent smartwatch offerings have been a bit of a "boys club," you may be in luck. According to a new report, Omate, the creators of the Omate X is set to launch the Lutetia, a smartwatch designed and engineered by a team of women for women.

New report claims Nexus 6 and 9 with Android L to be revealed Wednesday

Rumors have been buzzing for weeks about the impending announcement of the Nexus 9, and the latest suggests we'll get all the information we need tomorrow. The most interesting information from the latest whispers is that the Nexus 9, along with the Nexus 6 smartphone being announced alongside it, will feature expandable microSD memory.

Take the State of the Mobile Nations phones survey for a chance at $600 for a new phone!

Right now it's crazy season for new phones. Between the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Android L, the BlackBerry Passport and Classic, and Windows Phone 8.1. There's never been a hotter time for new gadgets. Show More Summary

Motorola Droid Turbo revealed: Snapdragon 805, Quad HD and two-day battery

We've got full details on the upcoming Droid hardware from Verizon — and it's a beast Last week a manual leak gave us a tantalizing look at what's coming in Verizon and Motorola's latest Droid handset, and today we can reveal even more information on what's looking like a super-high-end Moto phone for the U.S.'s biggest carrier. Show More Summary

Botanicula brings creepy-crawly gameplay to Android

A truly bizarre puzzle platformer game called Botanicula has popped into the Google Play Store. It comes from the creators of Machinarium, and has a similarly off-kilter art style and distinct sense of humor.

Motorola Droid Turbo specs

Following are unofficial Verizon Motorola Droid Turbo specs, but really only unofficial until they're announced later this month.

Firefox for Android updated with streaming video support for Roku and Chromecast

Firefox for Android will now let you stream video to the TV, and not just via Chromecast. The browser can shunt video out to Roku devices as well.

Google study: over half of teenagers use voice search daily

Searching on a smartphone just by using your voice is a feature that is still in its infancy, and it's not exactly a shock to learn that teens are using and embracing it more than their elders. This is one of the many findings about voice search in a new survey commissioned by Google.

Sonos Boost now available to strengthen signal to wireless speakers

The Sonos Boost is now available for everybody looking to solidify the connectivity in their wireless home speaker system. Boost will act a lot like Bridge, in that it's a dedicated hub for your Sonos speakers that plugs right into your home Wi-Fi router. Boost or Bridge is something of a necessity if you're using Sonos as a surroundsound system for your TV.

Connectedly: Ultimate Guide To Pebble

The Pebble may have been a first smartwatch for many, but it was far from the first smartwatch made available to the public. And in fact, the Pebble wasn't even the first smartwatch from Eric Migicovsky. Stepping back for a moment — for those not familiar with the name — Eric Migicovsky is the founder of Pebble. Show More Summary

Nexus 6 in leaked render looks like an enlarged Moto X

The famous leak magician evleaks may have officially retired from the game but he has ousted a new render for the upcoming Nexus 6. From what we can tell analyzing the above image, the next smartphone in the Nexus family will essentially be an enlarged Moto X, as previously reported.

Top Android device, accessory, and app deals for October 14

We've dug up some solid deals on apps, accessories, smartphones, and tablets. If there's something you've been wanting to get your hands on, check out the list below. As always, if you find any sales out out there that aren't listed, let us know in the comments!

Huawei's latest entry-level handset takes the fight to Android One in India

After launching the Honor 6 in the country last month, Huawei is now turning its attention to the budget segment with the launch of the Honor Holly. Set to go on sale starting October 16 for Rs. 6,999 ($118), the Honor Holly features a 5-inch 720p display and dual-SIM connectivity.

This versatile Samsung Galaxy Note 3 flip case is on sale today for $21.95!

Krusell's Malmo FlipCase for the Galaxy Note 3 combines a smooth, textured exterior with a classic design that provides storage for personal items and protection against damage. This case opens like a book and features a slot on the inside, perfect for carrying a credit card, business card or cash. Gets yours today while it's 37% off!

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