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Gold iPhone 6 dummy detailed aside Space Gray, Silver

Gold iPhone 6 dummy detailed aside Space Gray, Silver

Three iPhone 6 dummies have appeared this week alongside the single gray device pushed just yesterday. These appear to be the 4.7-inch display models, shown in three distinct iterations: Gold, Space Gray, and Silver. These images match the shell shown yesterday by Sonny Dickson - testing lines and all.

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Moto E detailed vs Moto G in leaked image

Moto E detailed vs Moto G in leaked image

There’s little different between the concept of the Motorola Moto G and the rumored Moto E - but looks can be deceiving. What we’re having a peek at this week is a testing device much like we saw before the release of the Moto X. Sporting the new-age Motorola logo up front and to the left, and a testing symbol to the right, this Moto E is ready for low-end battle (with Godzilla as a wallpaper, no less).

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Galaxy Note 4 specifications begin to flow

Galaxy Note 4 specifications begin to flow

The Galaxy Note 4’s release is right around the corner. Checking release and reveal dates for the Galaxy Note’s hand-held iteration over the past several years, you find one perfectly reasonable place for the device to be revealed: during IFA 2014, this September. Before then there’s plenty of room for leaks of specifications and details of all kinds.

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Moto E detailed: replacing Moto G with lower price, specs

Moto E detailed: replacing Moto G with lower price, specs

One of Motorola’s most radical releases of 2013 in the Moto G may soon be replaced by this year’s entry: Moto E. This device has been tipped to be rolling out with a 4.3-inch display, dual-sim abilities, and 4GB of internal storage space. It’s also suggested that with lower-end specs, this device will also cost less than the Moto G.

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Sony Xperia Z2 Compact details leak in photos

Sony Xperia Z2 Compact details leak in photos

Today the smaller version of the Sony Xperia Z2 has surfaced in a number of photos from China. These images suggest that the smartphone will carry a look much like its larger brother, working with some heavily impressive specifications as it’s pushed in this smaller, more compact package.

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iPhone 6 schematics, molds seen in leaked photos

iPhone 6 schematics, molds seen in leaked photos

The rumors and leaks for Apple's next smartphone generation are indeed ramping up. Now we are being treated to a set of leaked images, including CAD diagrams and supposed manufacturing molds for at least one of the two rumored iPhone 6 variants, leading to presume that production will indeed commence soon.

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Snowden leaked docs outline surveillance on WikiLeaks

Snowden leaked docs outline surveillance on WikiLeaks

Edward Snowden has released some documents that were classified that outline the surveillance the US and British governments had in place on the website WikiLeaks. The documents outline the surveillance that the NSA and the British NSA counterpart performed on WikiLeaks and the visitors to the site.

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iPhone 6 leak confirmed rendered fakery: seek the smudge

iPhone 6 leak confirmed rendered fakery: seek the smudge

This week several news outlets - including our own - were quick to the gun with posting some iPhone 6 images that very much appeared to be the real deal. As it turns out, some smudges on the displays of these units gave them away: the same smudge patterns were used on previous renderings, also giving these images away as renderings as such. The whole lot was mocked up by 3D illustrator Martin Hajek.

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NSA catalog lets agents deliver cloned hardware to targets

NSA catalog lets agents deliver cloned hardware to targets

A new examination of the seemingly bottomless well of Snowden documents describes an internal NSA catalog of dead ringers for consumer hardware that the NSA can deploy on unsuspecting targets' systems. For example, when a target orders a new hard drive, router, monitor cable, or USB plug online, the NSA can intercept the order and send a bugged clone, which the target would then install by his own volition. The catalog includes hardware by Seagate, Samsung, Cisco, Huawei, Dell and many others.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook revs rumor engine with talk of big plans

Apple CEO Tim Cook revs rumor engine with talk of big plans

Apple CEO Tim Cook has piqued fan interest and rumors once again with a characteristically vague but enticing mention of "big plans" for 2014. The mention came by way of an employee newsletter he sent to the entire Apple workforce. It was nestled near the end of a long list of accomplishments both from a product standpoint and from a corporate citizenship perspective.

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NSA and GCHQ targeted 1,000 allied individuals: latest Snowden drop

NSA and GCHQ targeted 1,000 allied individuals: latest Snowden drop

The latest installment of the ongoing slow release of the whistleblower Edward Snowden's cache of 1.7 million stolen NSA documents has revealed over 1,000 targets of the NSA's and GCHQ's international spying efforts between 2008 and 2011. The targets include high-ranking officials in allied nations, economic regulatory bodies, humanitarian aid agencies, and -- seemingly as an afterthought -- individuals being watched for hypothesized ties to terrorism. These particular documents were reported Friday by the American newspaper New York Times, Britain's the Guardian and Germany's Der Spiegel.

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OPPO R1 leaked: next-gen camera-upgraded phone to debut late December

OPPO R1 leaked: next-gen camera-upgraded phone to debut late December

Images and specs for the OPPO R1 have leaked, and the smartphone is looking to be a worthy update to the Chinese electronics company's R-series line of Android handsets. While the R1 will not be OPPO's flagship handset by any means -- those honors go to the Find-series and CyanogenMod-enabled N1 -- the R1 is a step up in most respects from the R819 released in August.

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