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Get this rugged Samsung Galaxy Note 3 case today for only $6.95 while supplies last!

This Galaxy Note 3 hybrid case provides serious protection against drops and scratches while providing you with a built-in kickstand that can be used for watching movies and more. The inner-most layer is made of a shock absorbing silicone that sits underneath a thick plastic exterior. Save 54% off the list price today!

Cricket Wireless will cut Galaxy S4 and S5 prices by 50% on Cyber Monday

Cricket Wireless will cut the price of its Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S5 smartphones by 50 percent on its website as a special Cyber Monday sale on December 1. This is on top of the price reductions it announced for several other Android smartphones earlier in November.

Google makes it easier for you to see all the devices connected to your account

After adding functionality to its search client yesterday, Google is rolling out a new security-oriented feature that lets you see all the devices connected to your account. The Devices and Activities tab, which is accessible via your account's security settings, gives an overview of all the gadgets you're currently logged into with your Google account.

Amazon expands its PickUp service to include over 10,000 Post Offices in the UK

Amazon has announced that its PickUp service has expanded to include more than 10,000 Post Offices across the UK, boosting the number of supported locations to over 16,000. Rather than relying on couriers, customers can opt for Royal Mail's Local Collect to have their packages delivered to a nearby location where they can conveniently pick up the order without hassle.

Media Browser for Android updated with Connect support

The Media Browser team have announced an update for Android that brings the same features offered by the recent Windows Phone build. This latest release introduces support for Media Browser Connect, offering easier access to home servers without having to mess around with IP addresses. Show More Summary

Sony looking to trim smartphone lineup in a bid to return to profits

With a projected loss of $2.1 billion for the financial year, Sony is facing a struggle in the smartphone segment. In its bid to return to profitability, the manufacturer has stated that it will undertake a reduction in its smartphone and TV lineups over the coming years. Show More Summary

Samsung's metal-clad Galaxy A5 is now available in China

Samsung has commenced selling the Galaxy A5 in China. Consumers in the region will be able to pick up the new smartphone from Samsung's official store for 2,599 CNY (around $420). The manufacturer announced the new Galaxy A5 alongside the A3 back in October, offering new metal unibody experiences aimed at a younger audience.

Panasonic's insane cameraphone with 1-inch sensor launching in the UK on December 1

Remember the "connected camera" that Panasonic showed off earlier this year? The vendor is looking to start sales of the device in the UK starting next week. "High demand" was quoted as the main reason for bringing the DMC-CM1 in limited quantities to the UK following a launch in France and Germany.

Give Best Buy your old tablet and save $100 on a Nexus 9

If you're looking to upgrade to a new Nexus 9 tablet from Google, Best Buy is looking to sweeten the deal for you. From now until November 29, if you trade in any working tablet that may be collecting dust around the house, you'll get at least a $50 gift card for that tablet plus a $50 coupon to knock down the price of the Nexus 9. Show More Summary

Qualcomm brings the future to developers with Snapdragon 810 reference phone, tablet

Qualcomm has just released its Mobile Development Platform smartphone and tablet designs, both of which contain the company's next generation chipsets to highlight the power of the 64-bit octa-core Snapdragon 810 processor, it's Adreno 430 GPU, and the Hexagon V56 digital signal processor. Show More Summary

Google takes over Times Square with biggest Android advertisement yet

Google has taken over the largest digital screen in North America. You can see it right now in Times Square. The screen is more than 25,000 square feet in size. It is eight stories tall and takes up the whole length from 45th to 46th Street. Want to see it in action? We go eyes-on with the giant billboard. Take a look.

Here are the Galaxy Note 4 S-View Flip Cover contest winners!

We asked for your favorite Galaxy Note 4 features for a chance to win one of two S-View Flip Covers, and now we have both winners picked out. We had well over 300 comments, but in the end it had to come down to two — see who won after the break.

Google search delivers reviews, in-store availability for product searches

Google has rolled out a new feature in Google search to bring you more product information at a glance. In time for the holiday shopping season and Black Friday, when you search for a product, you'll find 360-degree views, detailed product information, and in-store availability. The feature is starting to roll out to smartphone and tablet owners this week.

The latest Humble Mobile Bundle for Android centers on Crescent Moon Games

The latest Humble Mobile Bundle collection offers up a bunch of Android games under the "pay what you want" model. However, this one has a couple of extra wrinkles. One is that it centers on titles published by Crescent Moon Games. The other is that even more games will be added to the bundle when it reaches certain monetary goals.

Moto 360 now available with slim 18 mm silver and gold bands from Motorola

As promised earlier this month, Motorola is now selling versions of its Android Wear-based Moto 360 smartwatch with slim 18 mm bands in silver and gold colors.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 on T-Mobile gets in-flight texting in latest update

A new mandatory update for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 on T-Mobile US is rolling out right now. The software version is Android 4.4.2 with Baseband N900TUVUDNK3. The update adds T-Mobile's free in-flight texting features to the Note 3...

Lollipop is now rolling out to the Verizon Moto X (2014)!

Attention Moto X (2014) users on Verizon, today is your day! An update to Android 5.0 Lollipop is now available! Initially we expected this would only be available for soak test participants on Verizon, but it seems that it's actually available to all users of the second-generation Moto X on Big Red.

Design a theme for Cyanogen, win a phone

The recently-launched Cyanogen Theme Showcase is searching for more themes, and they're turning to the community in contest form to get things rolling. The "Themes Design Challenge" invites users to create and submit themes using the web-based Cyanogen Themes Studio. Show More Summary

Save big on NVIDIA's Shield Tablet and Portable on Black Friday

NVIDIA will offer online shoppers two special bundle deals for its Shield devices on "Black Friday", November 28. One of them is for the $399.99 32GB LTE version of the Shield tablet. NVIDIA will throw in a free Shield controller for Black Friday sales only. The controller is usually priced at $59.99 as an optional accessory.

Get music accessories for 50% off from Motorola for a limited time

In the run-up to Black Friday, Motorola is holding a sale on music accessories from their online store. Customers can get 50 percent off of headphones, speakers, and other products until 11:59pm ET tomorrow, November 25.

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