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Sony Xperia E4g: the same Xperia E4, now with 4G

It hasn't even been a month since Sony unveiled the Xperia E4, a rock-solid budget smartphones, surprisingly running on MediaTek's chip, with a rock-solid two-day battery life. Now, with just a few days left before MWC 2015, Sony is once again busying itself with the device's half successor. As the name would imply, the Xperia E4g is pretty much the same Xperia E4, except for one new feature: it now has support for 4G LTE connectivity, which, when paired with the long battery life, is perfect for keeping connected always.

Make your dream website real with Full Stack Hacker Bundle [DEALS]

Perhaps you've taken advantage of our previous bundles that teach you how to make your own Android apps and maybe even your own mobile game. What's next? Well, unless you want to rely solely on Google Play Store marketing, which, honestly speaking, isn't all that much, you'll want to spread the word about your apps on your own. And these days, nothing does that better than having a website to share with your friends and users. And this bundle will teach you exactly how to do that.

Turning off your smartphone won’t save you from this spyware

There might come a time when we get so frustrated or so scared of malware threats that we just give up and turn off our phones in exaspertion. There might be a case, however, where even that won't be enough to protect you. Security software makers AVG just released a report revealing a new kind of malware that attacks Android devices even while they're turned off. Or to be more precise, it just makes it look like you've turned off your device already when, it truth, it could still be phoning home.

HTC One M9 renders, details leaked by German retailer

We're just a week away from the world's largest mobile industry event, so naturally companies are getting their stuff ready. Unfortunately, at least for the companies, sometimes that results in unwanted leaks of "official" marketing materials happen. It seems that HTC just can't seem to get a lockdown of its information before MWC 2015. Or does it? This latest leak delivers an almost complete picture, figuratively and literally, of the HTC One M9 that makes it sound almost too good to be true. The same can't be said of the smartphone, sadly.

Video games are serious business with Unity3D [DEALS]

With several billion dollars worth of sales every year, the video game industry is expected to continue its monumental growth over the next few years at least. Much of that growth is due to the increasing number of platforms that games can be played on. While computers and consoles used to reign supreme, mobile devices now are a dominant force on the video game landscape. The mobile device video game industry is strong and will only get stronger. Android Community Deals readers can, for a limited time only, save hundreds of dollars and claim a piece of the industry for themselves and solidify their professional futures by purchasing the Unity3D Game Developer Course Bundle.

Keep safe from prying eyes with a 3 years of Anonymizer VPN [DEALS]

Personal security and privacy is critical in today's age and yet very few actually try to avail of the myriad solutions around. Most of the time, it's either because of the complexity of setting things up or the price involved in that. Or both! If you fall in either or both camps, then Android Community Deals has just the thing for you. Protect yourself from snoopers, hackers, and spies with this three-year subscription to Anonymizer's Universal VPN service at a heavily discounted price.

Last chance to get your choice of Android Wear smartwatch [DEALS]

With the holidays and CES 2015, you might have quickly forgotten that we had a surprise giveaway set up last December. If you have, now is your last opportunity to make your smartwatch wish come true. Simply join our little raffle and, if the stars align and Lady Luck is on your side, you will get the chance to pick your Android Wear device of preference. So better hurry and put your entry in our Choose Your Own Android Smart Watch Giveaway.

Battle of Toys is a violent version of Toy Story

What would happen if the toys in your room suddenly came to life? If they're anything like Woody and Buzz, you already know the answer to that. But if you happen to have a collection of battle hardened, heavy armored, and weaponized action figures, well, you've got a problem on your hands. Almost quite literally. Battle of Toys is exactly what its name says: a fight to the finish in miniature doses.

More Samsung Galaxy S6 leaks: Microsoft Apps, design, dates

Things are definitely heating up for MWC 2015 and this week alone we're getting a load of information about the upcoming Galaxy S6. Of course, all of these are unofficial, though coming from "reliable sources" or "insiders", so take them with a grain of salt. But if even half of them came true, it would still make Samsung's flagship a very interesting and formidable contender in the smartphone market. Since we've pretty much heard all that we can about the hardware, now we're going to focus on the software and the overall design of the device.

OnePlus OxygenOS team grabs Paranoid Android developers

OnePlus says that it is close to fully revealing the stuff that makes up its new OxygenOS. But before that, it is teasing its fans with a few juicy tidbits, like the core people who will be working on its own custom Android ROM. The startup was able to gather quite an international team of designers and developers, but quite curiously, six out of its eight core members actually come from the core developers of CyanogenMod's biggest ROM rival, Paranoid Android.
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