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Price of Samsung Galaxy S5 for Verizon is discounted to $79

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The price of the Samsung Galaxy S5 on Verizon has been discounted. RadioShack will be selling the Samsung Galaxy S5 for $79 on a new two-year contract starting today on Verizon Wireless. The offer is available for new and existing Verizon subscribers. The Galaxy S5 has a 5.1-inch display, 1080p resolution, quad-core 2.5GHz processor, 16-megapixel rear camera, 2GB RAM, 16GB or 32GB internal storage, microSDXC support, 2,800 mAh battery and Android KitKat..


The iPhone 6 battery is expected to be larger than the iPhone 5s

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The iPhone 6 is expected to come with a battery that is larger than the one inside the iPhone 5s, according to a leaked photo. The photo shows a battery with an 1,810 mAh capacity, which is larger than the 1,560 mAh battery in the iPhone 5s.

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A sequel to Flappy Birds is coming called Swing Copters

Flappy Birds creator Dong Nguyen is working on a sequel to the popular game called Swing Copters. Nguyen was reportedly making $55,000 per day from Flappy Birds, but he took the game down because people were getting too addicted to the game, which ended up causing parents to neglect their kids and people to lose their jobs. The followup to Flappy Birds is expected to arrive on Thursday. The game will be free with ads or paid without ads.

Square debunks the top ten myths about the company

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Square, the mobile credit card reader, wrote a blog post about the top ten negative myths about its service. Square is now in competition with a new Amazon product called Local Register. The Wall Street Journal reported that Square’s losses were huge so it was discussing a potential sale. However, Square says that this is not true.

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Rakuten acquires e-commerce company Slice

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Rakuten is the largest online retailer in Japan, which recently announced the acquisition of an e-commerce app called Slice. The acquisition will give Rakuten access to technology that can analyze the spending patterns and delivery choices of many users.

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Zillow Inc (Z) launches a new preapproval feature on mobile app

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Zillow Inc (NASDAQ:Z) has launched a new preapproval feature for its mobile app. Zillow currently has over 83 million unique users across its website and apps. Around two thirds of these users visit Zillow through a mobile device. Over the weekends, 70% of Zillow’s traffic is on mobile devices.

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Google Inc (GOOG) buys IM company Emu

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Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has purchase a mobile messaging application company called Emu. Emu was an IM client that had virtual assistant feature built-in. The virtual assistant works just like Siri, which means that it can be used to schedule appointments, reminders, and make reservations.

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Xiaomi is now fifth place in smartphone rankings

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Xiaomi is now the fifth large smartphone vendor as of the second quarter, according to research company Strategy Analytics. It was thrown into the top five for the first time due to its well-known products in China.

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