Verizon Droid DNA to Get Android 4.4.2 KitKat Starting Thursday

If you’re rocking the good old Droid DNA from Verizon Wireless, there’s a good news for you. The handset will get the much awaited Android 4.4.2 KitKat update with Sense 5.5 UI starting tomorrow, that is, April 24th.

The news came from HTC’s Mo Versi from Twitter that the company received technical approval, and the update should commence from Thursday.

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Samsung Galaxy K Camera Phone Leaked

Before Samsung’s K Event taking place in Asia a photograph of a new Samsung Galaxy K camera phone has been leaked providing a first look at the new Android powered smartphone camera.

Previously the new camera phone has been referred to as the Galaxy S5 Zoom however it is now being rumoured that Samsung will use the Galaxy K reference for then new smart phone camera when it finally launches.

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FunBox Tegra 4 Android Games Console Launches For $159

If you are in the market for a Android gaming system, you might be interested in the new FunBox which has this week launched worldwide and is now available to purchase from $159 from resellers on AliExpress.

The FunBox Android games console is powered by a powerful NVIDIA Quad-Core Tegra 4 ARM Cortex-A15 processor which is supported by 2GB of RAM and runs a custom 4.3 Android-based operating system.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo Gets Android 4.4 KitKat in Korea

Recently, Samsung launched the Galaxy Note 3 Neo which comes with trimmed down specifications compared to the original Note 3. The handset came out with an older version, Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, as its operating system with no word if it will get an update to KitKat or not.

For those of you who are rocking the mid-range Galaxy Note 3 Neo, there’s some good news for you — actually for those residing in Korea. Reports suggest Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in Korea is getting the Android 4.4 KitKat update.

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Google Accidentally Tweets A Screenshot Showing A New Dialer App Interface

Some reports suggest that Google might give Android a makeover, especially icons. We’ve seen a few leaked images of the new icons as well.

Recently, Google Nexus Twitter account tweeted an image of the blue-themed Android dialer app while helping a users solve an issue. Well, it might have solved the issue, but the whole internet has gone crazy about the new dialer app, which apps more weight to all the rumors that Google is cooking up another Android update.

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Google Hangouts Receives An Update With Merged Conversations And More

Google has updated its Hangouts app, and introduced a number of new features and enhancements to the app, including merged conversations, widget support and a bunch of performance improvements.

Merged conversations is a new feature, more like iMessage on the iPhone, which merges SMS and Hangouts conversation with a same recipient. Users also get the ability to merge and unmerge conversations at will.

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More Details About LG G Watch Surface

Not too long ago, Google announced Android Wear, an operating system designed to work with smartwatches. In addition, it also listed some companies who will launch smartwatches based on the operating system.

LG is expected to launch its LG G Watch later this summer. The details about the smartwatch were scarce except the fact that it will come with Android Wear. Now, LG’s official website shed some light on what we could expect from the beautiful smartwatch.

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Google Play Store App Shows Android 4.4.3 Support In Its Change Log

Google hasn’t officially announced anything about the Android 4.4.3 update, but it has made rounds of appearances in the past few days.

It made its way to Sprint Nexus 5, and was rumored to hit the Google Play Edition Xperia Z Ultra in the coming days. Now, an app on the Google Play Store listed Android 4.4.3 support in its change log, and it’s an app from Google known as Google Edu Device Setup.

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Motorola Moto G LTE Coming In June (Rumor)

We recently heard that Motorola would be launching an LTE enabled version of the Moto G, the Motorola Moto G LTE, and now according to a new report, the handset may launch in June.

The Motorola Moto G LTE will apparently come with the same specifications as the existing model, although there will be some minor changes, which will include the addition of LTE and 16GB of built in storage, the rest of the specifications are expected to remain the same.

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Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition Finally Launches On Android

Gamers patiently waiting for the arrival of the new revamped Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition to be rereleased for Android devices, will be pleased to learn that it is now available to purchase from the Google Play store the $9.99.

The Baldur’s Gate Enhanced Edition has been available on iOS devices since March 2013 and it has taken quite some time for the game to launch on Android after a number of delays.

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OnePlus One 4K Video Sample Revealed

The OnePlus One will be made official in a few days on the 23rd of April, we have seen various photos of the handset and also some photos of the UI for the device, and now we have a video sample that was taken with the handset in 4K resolution.

You can see the 4K resolution video that was recorded on the OnePlus One below, this video was taken with a pre-production prototype of the handset.

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HTC Desire 610 Lands In The UK Next Month

The new HTC Desire 610 was announced at Mobile World Congress in February, the handset will go on sale in the UK next month, and is now available to pre-order.

The HTC Desire 610 comes with a 4.7 inch display that has a qHD resolution of 540 x 960 pixels, the device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor with a clock speed of 1.2Ghz and features an Adreno 305 GPU.

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