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Pocket update v 5.6 brings better EverNote support and better download limits

Pocket, one of the most popular apps used to read web pages in a simpler format, updates to v 5.6 and it brings better EverNote support, better download limits and more good stuff! The changelog includes the ability of setting the storage space limit Pocket can use,...

LG Class unveiled today – mid-range full-metal smartphone for all

LG Class showed its official face today and it looks and feels just like the mid-range smartphone it is. It was teased last week and now it was apparently time to release it into the world. The Class has a full-metal design and it presents itself as a true mid-range...

Blackberry Priv pre-registration open – new details revealed

Blackberry Priv is getting closer and closer to us and, in consequence, we can now start to officially speak about it. The Canadian company producing the smartphone just opened the pre-registration for this Android-powered slide phone. This could be seen as an attempt...

Asus Zen Watch available for purchase in Best Buy for $199.99

Asus Zen Watch will be available on the US market starting tomorrow and you can get it for as low as $199.99. Apparently, Best Buy is where you should be if you really want to get one of these babies because it will take some time before the device gets on Google Play...

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge to be available on all 5 major US carriers

All five major US carriers will be selling Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge as soon as they become available. Sprint, AT&T, Verizon, US Cellular and T Mobile are going to sell Samsung’s flagships according to various official statements. Its launch hasn’t cooled down...

Huawei Mate 8 official announcement – a new octa-core 6-inch premium flagship

Huawei Mate 8 was finally announced today! Maybe us Americans and Europeans don't trust Huawei yet, but they are big in Asia and, as a result, they keep launching flagships one after the other. It is a Chinese national manufacturer with 15.7 percent of the market...

[The rumor mill] Samsung Galaxy S7 to have 5.7″ display with 12MP camera

  Samsung Galaxy S7 is expected to launch in February at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, and this can only mean that rumors regarding the device are starting to pour in. A photo recently posted online shows some of the specifications for the device – one of...

AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy Note 3 update to Android 4.4.4 – Lollipop expected next year

  AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is getting an OTA to Android 4.4.4 which adds numerous new features. The update brings devices up from Android 4.4.2 and the handy 458MB adds some interesting new features such as Kid Mode, Knox 2.0, SideSync 3.0 and a virtual tour mode...
Tech security

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Sysadmin tutorials

As a practicing sysadmin and a consultant for some very promising companies Across the USA I will post sysadmin tutorials that make my life easier when I am trying to do my job.

Devops tips

Devops is a hot field these days, and keeping on top of the field is a constant struggle. I will post what tips I have figured out over the course of my work life and hopefully make your life easier 🙂

System Administrator news

From HeartBleed, Freak, ShellShock, Poodle, or whatever new clamaity may befall us any day now I will try to keep on top of the latest system administrator news affecting our lives.

Best Devops tools

Tools, scripts, libraries, apps and general tidbits that are there to makes our lives easier, I will be posting about all the best devops tools.

Google releases new platform distribution numbers

  Google released the new platform distribution numbers and it appears that Marshmallow is heading on an upward direction (albeit extremely slowly). Froyo is not dead yet, if you were wondering, but it's not far from its demise either.       The list for February 2016...

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US Mobile brings Xiaomi and Meizu to the US market

  Xiaomi and Meizu are finally and officially on the US market thanks to US Mobile. The Chinese smartphone manufacturers have become some of the most popular in the world but they want to conquer the US as well. Now they have a bigger chance, especially since one of...

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Huawei Honor 5X available in the US via Amazon and Newegg

  Huawei Honor 5X just got on the US market. The Chinese company is trying to protrude the American market and this is its most recent attempt. The device costs around $200, which is pretty good for a low-mid ranged device. It goes on sale tomorrow.       Huawei Honor...

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Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge renders surface online

  Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge may have just sprouted on the Interwebz today. The renders show a design similar to the 2015 Samsung flagships, but there are a few design changes to be had. One of them is the taller fingerprint sensors and the rounder corners of the...

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BlackBerry Priv available in India at the end of the month

  BlackBerry Priv is available on the Indian market starting today. It is already available in North America, in some European countries and a few Asian nations. Now, you can add India to the list. The phone will be available for purchase starting January 30th.      ...

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Marshmallow OTA for Samsung devices delayed until February

  Some Marshmallow updates like to keep users guessing and Samsung's newest Galaxy devices will make you have to wait for a while too. Android 6.0 updates were supposed to hit Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ in December, but the update is not here yet.       In some...

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Blackberry Priv available on T-Mobile starting today

  Blackberry is finally releasing its Priv device to more US carriers and it will be available via T-Mobile, after it was a short-lived AT&T exclusive. Blackberry Priv is the company's first Android-run device and it stays true to its design origins with a physical...

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OnePlus updates One Plus X to OxygenOS 2.2.

  OnePlus has begun working on its devices and their OS and the first to get an update on OxygenOS 2.2.0 is One Plus X. One Plus X is close to getting the OTA and if you are lucky and have one of these, you too could be getting the update in the next 24 hours. The...

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