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iPad mini 2 housing leaks aside iPad 5

iPad mini 2 housing leaks aside iPad 5

Though the changes appear to be few, the next-generation casings for both the iPad 5 and the iPad mini 2 appear to be hitting the factory floor with bits and pieces all their own. This double dose of Apple hardware - if it does indeed prove to be legitimate, shows the iPad family to be making a few aesthetic changes while it improves its innards - innards which we've been hypothesizing are getting incremental updates this Fall. The first of these changes comes in the Apple logo.

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Android device microphones can be remotely activated for spying, says former gov official

Android device microphones can be remotely activated for spying, says former gov official

Following Edward Snowden's NSA-related leaks, government intrusion into one's data via the technology that permeates our lives has been a hot-topic issue (again), spurring other leaks and anonymous statements of arguably less grand proportions. One such example is a report by The Wall Street Journal this evening, which spoke to former U.S. officials and sources familiar with technology they say the FBI uses to spy on suspects.

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BBM private beta for iOS and Android rolling out today

BBM private beta for iOS and Android rolling out today

We can't say we're too surprised, but BlackBerry seems to be sending out beta invites for a select number of users in order test BlackBerry Messenger on iOS and Android. The invites are rolling out today, and if you're thinking about joining in on the beta fun, it looks like you're a bit too late, as they're now closed.

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Moto X nano-SIM support hinted in leaked image

Moto X nano-SIM support hinted in leaked image

Tomorrow will bring the official unveiling of the Moto X, which has been one of the most talked-about unreleased phones for the past couple of months. However, while we're still a day away from the revealing, that doesn't mean leaks will magically stop. In fact, the most-recent leak reveals that that Moto X will support nano-SIM.

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Sony Xperia Honami vs Xperia Z in leaked photos

Sony Xperia Honami vs Xperia Z in leaked photos

In addition to having appeared today in the FCC, the next Sony Xperia release in codename "Honami" has appeared this morning in a series of leaked photos aside the Sony Xperia Z. This device is set to out-do the Xperia Z in several ways, one of which in its camera at 20-megapixels, complete with a brand new set of features in its software interface. The Honami, also known as the "i1" will be coming without the full-waterproofing of its predecessor.

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Moto X camera interface leaks with new look and swipe gestures

Moto X camera interface leaks with new look and swipe gestures

We're just a week away from Motorola unveiling its heavily-rumored Moto X smartphone, and the speculation is greater than ever. Leaks haven't stopped either, which is why we're seeing another one today in the form of the new phone's camera user interface that includes a whole new look, as well as a focus on swipe gestures.

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Nexus 7 2 Best Buy ad affirms full HD display

Nexus 7 2 Best Buy ad affirms full HD display

We might have already heard quite a few ramblings of the next-generation Nexus 7, but nothing is quite as solid as a leaked retail store circular ad. A leaked Best Buy ad shows off the next-generation Nexus 7, revealing not only its $229 price tag, but also the 1920x1200 full HD display gracing the front of the tablet.

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Moto X press image leaks ahead of August event

Moto X press image leaks ahead of August event

The cat's finally out of the bag, and we'll be getting our first official look at the heavily-rumored Moto X come August 1, but there are a still a few days left before that happens, leaving the door wide open for even more leaks and rumors to make their way to the front. This time around, we're treated with a clean press shot of the Moto X.

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Nexus 7 2 leak reveals Android 4.3, wireless charging

Nexus 7 2 leak reveals Android 4.3, wireless charging

As Google's press event next week creeps up on us, rumors of the next-generation Nexus 7 are heating up big-time. A leaked product information tag of what is said to be the second-gen Nexus 7 shows us what we might expect in the refreshed tablet. These features include Android 4.3, wireless charging, and dual cameras.

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Samsung Galaxy Note III leaked sketch teases Xenon camera flash

Samsung Galaxy Note III leaked sketch teases Xenon camera flash

Samsung's successor to the Galaxy Note II is surely to come into existence at some point, and we've been waiting on it for quite some time now, but it seems we're still stuck with rumors and leaks for the time being. The latest leak to cross our paths is a sketch of what is said to be the Galaxy Note III. Nothing too out of the ordinary here, except for what is said to be a Xenon camera flash.

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iPhone 5S leaked production shots point to IGZO display, NFC, more

iPhone 5S leaked production shots point to IGZO display, NFC, more

iPhone 5S rumors are beginning to swell up as news that production is starting this month has been making the rounds. Unconfirmed leaked shots of iPhone 5S components have made their way online, as has the specs of the new device. Essentially, the phone won't look any different from the iPhone 5 from what we see of the leaked photos, but there's going to be quite a bit of new features in the new phone.

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HTC One mini leaked and pulled [UPDATE: and published for real!]

HTC One mini leaked and pulled [UPDATE: and published for real!]

It would seem that the folks at HTC do indeed have the HTC One mini - and that's the name - in their system with a rather imminent release ready to roll. In a blog post posted then pulled this afternoon, the company suggested that there is indeed room for a smaller version of the hero smartphone HTC One out there in the wild, complete with infographic power to back it all up. Now that we've seen the smartphone itself, it's time to hear the back story.

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