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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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Google Play Glass Boutique support hinted in new store update

Google Play Glass Boutique support hinted in new store update

Google updated the look and feel of the Google Play Store yesterday for desktop users, giving it a cleaner look that fits more in the line with the mobile version. However, the update hints at the possibility that Google Glass apps could be distributed through Google Play, and Glass owners may be able to browse the Google Play store on Glass itself.

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iPhone 5S production this month for fall release, says analyst

iPhone 5S production this month for fall release, says analyst

We wouldn't be too surprised if Apple launched a new iPhone later in the fall, but the start of production for the new device could let us in on when we might expect the iPhone 5S to officially arrive. It's said that production of the next-generation iPhone will begin sometime this month, with a launch date sometime in September or October.

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Sony Xperia Z successor due later this year: 20MP Xperia i1 Honami incoming?

Sony Xperia Z successor due later this year: 20MP Xperia i1 Honami incoming?

While Sony's Xperia Z is still making headlines, it seems the company is already thinking ahead about what will replace the flagship device. We've heard rumors and have seen leaks of the so-called Xperia i1 "Honami", which looks to be a worthy successor to the Xperia Z from what we've seen, and Sony Korea's CEO thinks such a device will launch later this year.

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Apple iWatch hiring spree tipped for late 2014 arrival

Apple iWatch hiring spree tipped for late 2014 arrival

Whether or not the Apple iWatch is really happening is yet to be officially determined, but the latest rumor to churn out from the mill is that the Cupertino-based company is planning to launch the iWatch sometime later next year, and they're also hiring a bunch of new people in order to hurry up the design and development process.

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Moto X publicly dogfooded by Google’s Schmidt as leaks increase

Moto X publicly dogfooded by Google’s Schmidt as leaks increase

Rumors of Motorola's upcoming smartphone are heating up. Currently known as the Moto X, the device has been the victim of numerous leaks and speculation over the last several weeks, and today we're seeing yet another addition. Google Chairman Eric Schmidt was spotted using a mysterious device that we can only suspect to be the Google-owned Moto X device.

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Nexus 7 2 tipped for July release

Nexus 7 2 tipped for July release

Rumors about the second-generation of the Nexus 7 keep heating up. We thought we'd see the device at Google I/O back in May, but that never happened. Now, it's expected to land sometime later this year. Specifically, the latest rumor in the mill is that the next-gen Google slate will arrive later this month.

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Kodak Micro Four Thirds camera leaks, tipped for 2014 arrival

Kodak Micro Four Thirds camera leaks, tipped for 2014 arrival

Kodak may be in deep trouble financially, but it seems they're trying to get their pennies in order and their balance back. Today, we're seeing leaked photos of an upcoming Micro Four Thirds camera from the company that aims to put Kodak back into the photography spotlight. No official name has been determined for this new snapper, but it seems it'll be called the S1.

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HTC One 2 “M8” expected as 2014 flagship smartphone

HTC One 2 “M8” expected as 2014 flagship smartphone

This week it's becoming clear that the company that set its sights on a single machine to turn around fortunes through the 2013 smartphone season will be bringing an HTC One reboot by the end of the year. It's not a solid announcement, of course, and HTC isn't saying so officially quite yet, but in addition to a reboot of the One that's lead the way through the past bunch of months, the company is being tipped to bring an HTC M8 to the public in 2014.

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BlackBerry 7 device lives on as RIM brand gasps its last breath

BlackBerry 7 device lives on as RIM brand gasps its last breath

Yesterday, we feasted our eyes on a leaked BlackBerry 9720 handset running BlackBerry 7. It was a little odd to see, considering that the company is going all-in with BlackBerry 10, but it seems Heins and company wants to see BlackBerry 7 continue slightly. Heins told shareholders today that there will be a BlackBerry 7 device released later this year.

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Amazon Kindle Fire refresh details leak

Amazon Kindle Fire refresh details leak

Amazon's current heap of Kindle slates have been out on the market for quite some time now, begging the question of when the company will release its second-generation lineup of Kindle tablets. It's reported that we'll see a refresh sometime later this year in time for the holiday shopping season.

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AT&T Beats deal reportedly in the works for streaming music service launch

AT&T Beats deal reportedly in the works for streaming music service launch

We already know that Beats will be launching their own streaming music service called Daisy, but details about its launch are still being speculated. It's reported that Beats is looking to partner with AT&T for the Daisy launch in order to gain a lot of users in quick time frame, by offering AT&T customers access to the music service.

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