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The NSA & Comp Can Remotely Access Your PC Even When Turned Off or Offline

nsa I bet you did not know that, but the NSA and/or any other Government agency can get remote access over your computer, even when turned off. How about that? By remote access I mean that your privacy is zero, even if you're not connected to the internet or you have your hard drive encrypted. It doesn't matter. The Intel Core vPro CPU comes ...

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Expect even more smartphone models from Samsung

Samsung LogoSamsung is pretty well known for offering a wide range of products, as well as just its flagship Galaxy smartphones. Recently the company seems to have adopted a trend of offering numerous side models to accompany a new release, such as the Mini, Active, and Google Edition Galaxy S4s. But what if I told you that the company was about to take this ...

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Moto X event denied by Motorola, apparently nothing scheduled for July 11

Motorola X Phone Ad Rumored to be officially unveiled on July 11, the Moto X will not be the star of that particular event, as Motorola apparently denied the meeting with the press. A few days ago we heard that a Moto X announcement could arrive on July 10-11, which is when select media members will attend some sort of special gathering. Then, we heard that the Moto ...

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Facebook Android app security flaw affects those who don’t even use the app

Facebook security flaw While it’s not clear just why the app would do this, or what purpose it has for doing so, the Facebook app for Android is taking your phone number the first time you open it up. Without even logging in, the app takes your number and stores it on the Facebook servers. You don’t need a Facebook account, or even initiate an action within the app....

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Samsung Premiere 2013 event on Thursday to be live streamed

samsung premiere 2013Just because you can’t be at Samsung Premiere 2013, it doesn’t mean you can’t watch all the action at the Korean company’s event as it happens.We at Android Authority will, of course, cover everything for you, but if you want to watch the Samsung Premiere 2013 event yourself, a live stream will be available. You will be abl...

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Would a “kill switch” help prevent smartphone theft? NY and SF prosecutors think so

emergency kill switch Credit: dumbledad Possibly one of the best upgrades shown off at the iOS7 unveiling was the enhanced security features which help prevent thieves from using stolen iPhone’s. Extra security is certainly a deterrent to would be thieves, and we were also recently wondering what other manufacturers could do to improve the security of their own hands...

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra (Togari) teased in July 4 Paris press event invite

Sony LogoSony in a press event invite has teased its rumored 6.44-inch smartphone, currently known as Xperia ZU, Xperia Z Ultra and Togari.According to the image, the company will host a special media event in Paris, France, on July 4, during which the Sony Xperia Z Ultra will most likely be unveiled.The image shows the ultrathin profile of a rather long de...

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What’s left for Samsung to announce at its Premiere 2013 event?

Samsung Premiere 2013On June 20th, Samsung will host its “Premiere 2013” event in London, where it is expected to reveal new Galaxy and ATIV devices. This is certainly exciting news, save for one problem, Samsung doesn’t seem to have much left to announce on the Android front.When we first caught wind of the event, it seemed obvious that we would see the Gala...

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Mirror-less Galaxy Camera 2 to be unveiled at Samsung’s June 20 event

Samsung Galaxy Camera Logo aa 3 1600We’ve seen one or two rumors pop up surrounding Samsung’s follow-up to its point-and-shoot Galaxy Camera, but now there’s some official news from Samsung; CEO Shin Jong-Kyun has stated that the company will be unveiling its mirror-less Galaxy Camera 2 at the Premiere 2013 event in London on June 20th.In our own review the original Galaxy...

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Additional Huawei Ascend P6 specs and Emotion UI images leak ahead of next week’s launch event

Huawei Ascend P6The Huawei Ascend P6 isn’t exactly the net’s best kept secret. Not only has Hauwei confirmed (and teased about) the phone’s existence, we’ve also seen several leaks giving us new information and showing the phone in various colors such as black, white and even pink.Still as much as we know about the Ascend P6, there are still plenty...

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Sony Mobile Munich event apparently set for June 25, is the rumored 6.44-inch Xperia Togari coming?

Sony LogoSony appears to have a media event scheduled for late June in Munich, although it’s not yet known what the company wants to unveil.According to German Android News Blog, Sony Mobile Communication Germany has issued press invites for June 25, but we can only speculate on what the company will unveil.The invitation below asks the readers if they wa...

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Asus “We Transform” Computex 2013 event available to watch in its entirety [video]

Asus We TransformThe Asus “We Transform” event, during which the company has shown its most recent products, is available to watch in its entirety on YouTube.ASUS Chairman Jonney Shih has done a real tour de force, making sure everyone in the audience was impressed by his company’s latest range of products. You may remember that Asus has started p...

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Asus Computex 2013 event – watch it here (livestream)

asus logo 1 Vernieman/Flickr One of the largest IT&C expos in the world has just kicked off in bustling Taipei, Taiwan – Computex 2013. While not focused strictly on mobile like MWC, Computex is still the perfect occasion for local firms to show off their wares.In 2012, Asus’ event at Computex was focused on Windows products, but this year we hope to ...

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Google schedules two events for Chrome Mobile on June 7 and and June 13

Google-IO-2013 Chrome logo 6 1600 aa Not long after Google I/O, two livestreams have been scheduled on the Google Developers website. Both events are specifically created for Chrome Mobile, but beyond that, there’s a lack of details. However, you’ll be able to find out what they’re all about soon, with one of them set for June 7 at 1:00 p.m. EDT and the second sched...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini to be unveiled at Samsung Premiere 2013 event?

Samsung Galaxy Logo aa 600pxThe Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini will be unveiled at the Samsung Premiere event in London on June 20, according to the Wall Street Journal.“A person with knowledge of the matter”, has told the publication that the Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini could be one of the new products that the company will show the world at the event which will take place in...

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BlueStack Android App player hits 10 million downloads

Bluestack A company by the name of BlueStacks has a popular application on their hands. Today the BlueStack Android player was revealed to have reached the download marker of 10 million. The BlueStack site launched back in March and they have reported that the first 4 million of theses downloads came within the first quarter of the year. These numbers show...

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Redneck Revenge Review: Blood, Brains, and Uncle Bob

Redneck Revenge Review: Blood, Brains, and Uncle Bob Redneck’s come in all shapes and sizes and Red the Hero of Redneck Revenge is just your average hick hanging out at his bar trying to have a beer. Red’s fun is short lived however as Zombies show up and start eating folks which tends to ruin a good time. Luckily Red loves his firearms just as much as he loves beer, and he seems to be fully st...

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Bulkypix gives out a Bloody Valentine with Redneck Revenge for Android

A few weeks back we previewed an upcoming zombie game from Bulkypix by the name of Redneck Revenge. Late last night the game lurched onto Google Play and if you dig zombies you're in for a bloody, yet pleasant surprise... Redneck Revenge takes place at a backwoods bar during a zombie apocalypse. You play a little redneck that’s trying to stay ...

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Preview: Bulkypix’s Redneck Revenge

Preview: Bulkypix’s Redneck Revenge Last week we talked about Bulkypix’s Goblins Rush, and this week we’re going to take a look at their upcoming game Redneck Revenge. I was lucky enough to get my hands on this one ahead of its February 14th release date and have been happily blasting away at zombies for a few days now. Is it as good as it looks? Read on to find out... Redneck R...

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Google Play 25 Billion Downloads Sale – Day 5

It’s Sunday which marks the end of the week and the end of Google’s 25 Billion Download .25 cent sale. As sad as the occasion is, Google is putting up 14 more solid Android games & apps to enjoy and including one game that’s a bit of surprise. There aren’t many apps today, but there are a few good ones with Nova Launcher Prime, Smart...

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Eat Fish, People, and Airplanes in Harebrained Studios Jaws Revenge for Android

In 1975 Jaws made people a little leery about getting into the ocean, and thanks to Jaws Revenge from Fuse Powered you’ll get to see how the other half lives. Jaws Revenge lets you play as Jaws himself and allows you to tear ass through the water and gobble things up. Jaws Revenge is all about eating and as the shark you’re going to get to c...

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Google Play 25 Billion Downloads Sale – Day 3

Day three of the Google Play 25 Billion Downloads sale is upon us, and we're back to tell you about the new games & apps you can snag for a quarter. Today's selection has a little something for everyone from hungry monsters, and amazing kids to pdf readers, and radio apps. First up we’ve got the apps which include TuneIn Radio Pro, HD Widg...

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Samsung Galaxy Note Successor Expected To Debut At August 29 Samsung Unpacked Event

Fans of the original Samsung Galaxy Note will be happy to know that its successor is right around the corner.  More specifically, the new Galaxy Note will be announced on August 29 at Samsung's Unpacked event taking place in Berlin, Germany.  While the name of the successor is unknown, my bet is the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, since Samsung keeps thei...

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Samsung Issues Galaxy Event Invitations For May 3rd, The Galaxy S III Is Weeks Away

After countless rumors detailing the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S III, we will soon have closure on one of the hottest rumored Android devices to date.  On May 3rd, Samsung will proudly take the stage in London to reveal the "next Galaxy" to interested members of the media.  More than likely, the new Galaxy will be the Galaxy S III in it...

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Google Celebrates 10 Billion App Downloads By Offering 10 Apps for 10 Cents

According to a recent post in Android's official Google Plus page, the Android Market has seen its apps downloaded ten billion times since its launch several years ago.  Google even announced that over a billion apps are downloaded each month -- a figure that is expected to rise as time goes on. If you take a look at the graphic above, you'll n...

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LG Is Hosting An Event On December 1st, Could Introduce The LG Nitro HD

According to a recent invitation being sent to several news outlets, LG is going to be hosting an event in a little over a week on December 1st.  The event is dubbed an exclusive launch event by LG Mobile.  Given that tidbit of information, we are likely going to see the introduction/launch of a smartphone (or possibly tablet?).  In recent wee...

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HTC Is Hosting An Event November 3rd, May Introduce The HTC Rezound For Verizon

HTC is currently sending out invitations to a special media event taking place on November 3rd.  If you take a look at the invitation, you'll see the Beats by Dre logo placed to the left of the HTC logo.  Without getting too far ahead of ourselves, this likely means HTC will announce the HTC Rezound (also known as the HTC Vigor) with Beats by D...

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Motorola Droid RAZR Teaser Website Launches, Event Will Reveal All Tomorrow

Taking place tomorrow, October 18th, is a special event between Verizon Wireless and Motorola in which the latter is expected to announce a new Android smartphone in the form of the Motorola Droid RAZR.  In honor of the upcoming device and its impending announcement, Motorola launched a teaser website in which sixteen blogs were given a special ...

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