xperia z3 fccThe upcoming Sony Xperia Z3 which has seen its fair share of rumors in the past, has just dropped by the FCC where it has managed to pick up the relevant certification, and that more or less signals the readiness of the smartphone to roll out in the near future. Not only that, it seems as though the Sony Xperia Z3 has also managed to obtain its Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and NFC certification processes along the way.

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Earlier this morning, we brought you word that Facebook has close to 400 million mobile-only users at the moment, which is a vast increase considering earlier this Q2 2014, the figure stood at a “mere” 341 million – which means there is a rise of more than 50 million mobile-only users on the social network between then and now. Well, we also mentioned that Americans tend to spend an average of 40 minutes each day on Facebook.

Read full post →Double Jump From Last Year For Average Time Spent On Facebook

oneplus 01 630x640The OnePlus One smartphone has remained pretty elusive so far, where it is even touted to arrive with a bamboo back plate that is set to ship next month. Most of us know that OnePlus One smartphones do run on a custom build of CyanogenMod 11, where this custom ROM is capable of delivering a mind boggling number of options for one to make the user interface bow down to your every whim and fancy.

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zte blade vecFor those of you out there who are mulling over whether to pick up a high end smartphone or not, chances are you would come across the chance of picking up a Google Play edition that remain unshackled from added apps and software from the manufacturer. Well, ZTE’s latest Blade Vec 4G smartphone will now arrive with the Google Now Launcher where that would be its default interface.

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growthbeat 640x198GrowthBeat — VentureBeat’s inaugural event on the future of marketing tech — is gathering the industry’s biggest names to uncover new case studies, insights, and strategies designed to help companies more effectively acquire and retain customers and grow revenue.

There’s science in knowing your prospect or customer, learning what he or she does with or around your offering, understanding how your users interact with your product, and endlessly optimizing what you’re doing, how your product works, what messages engage, and how you can be more relevant to your customers’ needs. Read full post →GrowthBeat, The Future Of Marketing Tech Kicks Off Aug 5-6 2014 In San Francisco

Android Wear is a new platform for wearable devices that Google has developed from the ground up. A handful of Android Wear smartwatches are already available in the market with more expected in the coming months. Developers are making apps for these devices and one has been particularly popular with Wear users, its a launcher which takes out the pain from launching apps. The one we’re covering now brings the ability to browse the internet to your wrist.

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artrage 640x359Comic-Con is taking place tomorrow and it seems that with the launch of the event, the developers behind the ArtRage app on iOS has decided to make it free for the iPhone version. The app will be free from the 24-27th of July to celebrate the launch of the event and also to celebrate the release of the upcoming ArtRage 4.5 and other 64-bit versions of the app.

The app itself is normally priced at $1.99 but now that it’s free, if you’re wondering what all the fuss is about, then you can go check it out. So what is ArtRage? Well for those unfamiliar, the app is a painting app designed for iOS devices. Users will be able to use the app to do all sorts of painting on their iOS device, so if you’re an artist and you don’t want to take your notebook with you on the go, then perhaps ArtRage could be worth taking a look at. Read full post →ArtRage App For iPhone Now Free For Download

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Gameplay streaming service Twitch has announced a new feature which brings it closer to broadcast TV. Twitch users will be able to promote streams from other users during their downtime. They will essentially be able to host another user’s gameplay stream even when they’ve stopped broadcasting themselves. Its like embedding somebody else’s video on your website.

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We reported yesterday that it was possible for Batman Arkham Knight to have yet another story-based DLC that revolves around the Red Hood. A Harley Quinn story pack for the title has already been announced. The leaked promotional image hinted that perhaps the DLC might be exclusive to one retailer and that is indeed true. GameStop has since confirmed that it will exclusively offer the Red Hood DLC which would allow users to play as this capped vigilante.

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The smartwatch market didn’t take a lot of time to get populated. Almost every other major manufacturer has jumped on this bandwagon and more are thinking of doing the exact same thing. But another form of wearable devices which intrigue many people is smartglasses. There are only a handful of companies that have shown off their products up till now, Google Glass is a prime example, but don’t you think that others are not considering this form factor. Lenovo has just shown off a prototype of its smartglasses.

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