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LG G Pad 7.0 available through AT&T by August 8

LG’s G Pad 7.0, the Korean OEM’s answer to the iPad Mini, will finally be arriving in US shores courtesy of AT&T this August. The carrier announced that the Android tablet will be available through them starting August 8. The G Pad 7.0 has several features, some from the heralded LG G3 smartphone, that makes it a viable alternative option for those looking for a new tablet.

LG to roll out G Watch update after corrosion complaints

LG’s G Watch was a perfectly usable smartwatch, with features that you can easily acclimatize to, but that was before people started noticing corrosion issues on the five exposed contact points behind the watch, which was for charging via the dock. People were also complaining about irritation while wearing the smartwatch, again from the said contact points. The upcoming OTA update for the device looks like a solution for this issue.

Android platform dominates market; Samsung slips in 2Q 2014

They’re still the top smartphone in the market in terms of device shipment, but OEM Samsung has suffered a minor slip in numbers, according to data released by the IDC for the second quarter of 2014. Meanwhile,when it comes to platform, Android has dominated the market with an 85% share in the second quarter, leaving Apple, Blackberry and Microsoft Windows Phone in the dust.

Root your LG G3 easily with PurpleDrake

If you have been using IOroot and TowelRoot to root your LG G3, check out the new PurpleDrake rooting tool on XDA forum. Created by IOMonster, jcase and autoprime, PurpleDrake supports most of the LG G3 variants on T-Mobile (D851), AT&T (D850), international model (D855) and more!

Moon Violet and Burgundy Red LG G3 variants out in August

While the US carriers that are offering the LG G3 have only been offering at least two colors to their customers, the flagship smartphone actually has five different color options: Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet, and Burgundy Red. The last two have not been released yet, but LG has finally made the announcement that it will finally be available starting August.

LG G Vista officially confirmed for Verizon, AT&T

The LG G Vista – if the leaks were to be believed – was supposed to be a “mini” version of one of LG’s higher tier phones, and that’s what it’s actually turning out to be as the confirmations are streaming in. The new LG phone has now been semi-confirmed for Verizon and AT&T via internal product leaks. Let’s see what it looks like.

New LG Tab Book is a superpowered Android tablet hybrid

LG may not put out much Android tablets in the market, but when it does, it tries to make it into something truly distinct. This new LG Tab Book model that the company has unveiled in Korea will not only be one of the biggest Android tablets you might get to see, it is also probably one of the most powerful, running on an Intel Haswell Core i5 CPU.