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November 2013 (25)

Top smartphones from Verizon Wireless

There seems to be a nearly endless list of smartphones available this holiday season and with all-in-one Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processors at the heart of the best mobile devices available, it’s hard to choose just one.

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Hands on with the BlackBerry Q10

Where the familiar comfort of a tactile keyboard meets the intuitive performance of touchscreen technology, you’ll find the BlackBerry Q10. This multitasking smartphone has all the tools you need to accomplish amazing things at work and enjoy engaging fun in your down time – all in a lighter, thinner, stronger package than you’ve ever seen on a BlackBerry.

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4 ways to simplify Thanksgiving cooking and giving with your smartphone or tablet

In preparation for a Thanksgiving feast, we’ve cooked up some helpful ways to make sure your holiday is full of great memories and less stress. Simply follow these steps for success with apps for your tablet or smartphone (we recommend one powered by the multitasking all-in-one Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor).

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Google's Nexus 5 smartphone comes to T-Mobile

Google's hot-selling Nexus 5 now has a new carrier: T-Mobile. This brings the total number of domestic carriers officially offering the device to two, alongside Nexus 5 launch partner Sprint.

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Hands on with the Sony Xperia Tablet Z

The Sony Xperia Tablet Z runs like a rocket thanks to the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor, designed to provide silky-smooth Web scrolling, stutter-free movie playback, and console-quality games.

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5 flight finding apps

Whether you’re visiting family or escaping to a tropical destination for the holidays, the stress of finding an affordable flight can make it hard to leave home. Fortunately, there are some great flight-finding apps that do the hard work for you, and with a multi-tasking Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor at the heart of your smartphone or tablet, you can pull up flight finding apps quickly, compare prices and get ready for takeoff.

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Introducing the Moto G – exceptional phone, exceptional price

Motorola’s newest addition, the Moto G, powered by an all-in-one Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400 processor, is an exceptional entry-level smartphone packing high-end smartphone features while being exceptionally priced at just $179, unlocked and without contract.

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Hands on with the Nokia Lumia 1020

Can a phone really take the place of a camera? Many a weekend snap-shooter would say no, the image quality just isn’t there, but the Nokia Lumia 1020 may change a few minds. Built around a powerful Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor, the Lumia doesn’t miss a beat, even while capturing 41-megapixel still photos and high-definition video.

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Go behind the scenes of the Ultimate Smartphone Photobooth

With almost 5 million views on YouTube, video of the Ultimate Smartphone Photobooth is quickly spreading the word about the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 540-degree photobooth made entirely of 130 HTC One smartphones powered by Snapdragon processors. Wondering how the Snapdragon Booth makes images like these possible and how you can be a part of the action? We’ve got some behind-the-scenes details right here.

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Is your Android device getting the KitKat upgrade?

Android 4.4, also known as KitKat, is the most recent version of Google’s popular operating system and it’s already shipping in several new devices around the world. But what about the 900 million or so Android devices that have been sold to date? How do you know if your phone or tablet will get a sweet KitKat upgrade? Here's a guide to the major manufacturers and their KitKat roadmaps.

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