Eric Abent
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  • Instagram hit with class-action lawsuit over controversial Terms of Service

    It hasn't been a good week for Instagram. When the Facebook-owned company revealed its updated Terms of Service, which go into effect next month, the Internet went crazy, pointing out certain clauses that many users took issue

    December 26, 2012 • Views: 420

  • Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean updates begin rolling out to global HTC One S

    HTC has quite the gift in store for One S users, as it has starting rolling out Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean updates to some global HTC One S handsets. The update was first discovered by the fine folks over at the XDA Developers

    December 26, 2012 • Views: 317

  • Google extends free Gmail calls through 2013

    One of the more interesting features of Gmail, as many of you already know, it that it lets you make voice calls in addition to just sending off emails. Google allows free domestic calls within the US and Canada, which is a major

    December 26, 2012 • Views: 305

  • Motorola Electrify M Review (US Cellular)

    The Motorola Electrify M recently landed at US Cellular, and with it we're getting a very strong feeling of deja vu. Despite the new name, we've seen this phone before, as its nearly identical twin – the DROID RAZR M – is

    December 25, 2012 • Views: 1142

  • Sonic Jump Game Review

    I've been a Sonic fan almost as long as I've been alive. The original Sonic the Hedgehog was the first game I ever played at the ripe old age of five, and since then, there have been a lot of ups and downs. Thankfully, the series

    December 24, 2012 • Views: 417

  • Sega launches Sonic Jump on Google Play Store

    Sonic fans take note, because Sega has just released a new game called Sonic Jump on the Google Play Store. One look at the title and you're likely to know right away what kind of game this is - it's a vertical platformer in the

    December 21, 2012 • Views: 498

  • Nielsen’s year-end rundown has Android on top once again

    It's time for Nielsen to break down the data it collected throughout the year, and once again, we're seeing Android dominate the mobile space as of the end of October 2012. Android had 52% market share at the end of Q3, which

    December 21, 2012 • Views: 323

  • Android team says Happy Holidays in touching video

    We've been seeing plenty of companies releasing holiday-themed videos lately, including one particularly unsettling commercial from the likes of Samsung. Today it's the Android team's turn to show off a holiday video of their

    December 21, 2012 • Views: 230

  • Samsung to show off 5.5-inch flexible screen during CES

    We've heard plenty about Samsung's flexible smartphone screens throughout the years, but when CES rolls around in a couple of weeks, Samsung will be ready to show them off once again. This time around, the screen will be

    December 20, 2012 • Views: 859

  • Antitrust charges on the way for Samsung from European Commission

    More bad news for Samsung today, as the European Commission told Reuters that it may soon be hitting the Galaxy S III maker with antitrust charges. These possible anti-competitive charges come after a larger and longer

    December 20, 2012 • Views: 183