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There is a considerable amount of time left before it comes due for Samsung to release an updated version of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S series, but already the rumors have started following. We have got a new one to share today. It is being rumored that the upcoming flagship, which will probably be called Samsung Galaxy S6, is going to have an all-aluminum body and a curved screen.

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Microsoft is one of those companies that develops and builds both hardware and software products, so it doesn’t surprise anyone when it gets rumored that the company might be working on a new gadget. The latest rumor coming out of Taiwan suggests that the company is going to release a “head-worn” virtual gaming device in 2015, by the description alone one can figure out that this will be a virtual reality headset, not too different from the likes of Oculus Rift.

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Can’t get enough of GTA? The fun doesn’t have to stop with the GTA Online Festive Surprise. Today a mobile title that has been around on the iOS platform for quite some time now finally lands on other major mobile platform out there. GTA: Chinatown Wars has now been released for Android, so the wait finally ends, no longer do iOS users have dibs on this title.

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Throughout this entire year we saw the market get flooded of all kinds of wearable devices, activity and fitness monitors remained most popular with OEMs. Jawbone, a Silicon Valley based startup, has already made its mark in this market with products the like UP band but unfortunately it is going to miss out on the holiday shopping season for its upcoming band. The UP3 release has been delayed into the coming year.

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We have known for some time that messaging client LINE wants to get into the music game and today’s announcement leaves no doubt about that. It has just been announced that LINE has agreed to purchase MixRadio from Microsoft. This is the music streaming service that Nokia launched back in the day, Microsoft got it as part of its acquisition of Nokia’s devices and services business, which it’s unloading to LINE now.

Read full post →LINE Purchases MixRadio From Microsoft


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Popular internet radio service Pandora announced today that it is releasing an app for the Xbox One, Microsoft’s gaming console, just in time for the holiday season where mind you the Xbox One has been performing quite well. Through the app users can tune into their favorite radio stations using the gaming console, which also does its very best to double as an entertainment device.

Read full post →Pandora Brings Streaming While Gaming On Xbox One


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As 4K technology slowly starts entering the mainstream content providers are moving to make access to content in Ultra High Definition more easy. Online video streaming sites like Netflix and Amazon have already started streaming content in 4K. Now a major pay-TV provider, Comcast, is getting in the game as well.

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I’m sure that many of us are quietly slipping into the festive mood this time of the year, with the holidays just around the corner, and Rockstar has deemed it fit to provide us all with a bit of a surprise. It rolled out a new update for GTA 5′s online mode today which revolves around the festive theme. The update itself is called GTA Online “Festive Surprise,” and makes some fun additions to the game, like the ability to have snowfights.

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Minuum is one of the highly regarded third-party keyboard applications for Android. It is not just limited to smartphones and tablets, the app has also made its way to smartwatches. Today an update was released for the Android version of Minumm. It brings simultaneously multilingual support, though this feature is classified as “experimental” at this point in time.

This new feature is going to be very useful for people who type in multiple languages. Simultaneous multilingual support will provide a single row of characters on the bottom using which one can type and receive recommendations from two and more languages simultaneously.

There is a slight caveat though. Multiple languages aren’t built directly into the keyboard app itself. In order to access the multiple languages users will to download language packs. Minuum tries to make the wait of downloading a pack easier by displaying an in-app progress bar that shows status of the download .

Apart from this new feature the version 2.16 of Minuum for Android brings several tweaks and fixes which enhance the user experience. Learning of compound words has been improved alongside secondary character selection. Free and paid versions of Minuum have both been updated and they’re already live for download through the Google Play Store.


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A fan-favorite game called Minecraft is going to receive a very special release in the coming year. Today a story mode was confirmed for this game. For this purpose Mojang, which is now owned by Microsoft, has teamed up with Telltale Games which is the studio behind popular titles like Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead. The new game is going to be aptly called Minecraft: Story Mode.

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