Daniel IonescuTechHive

Daniel has been writing about smartphones, tablets and apps since 2008, and he enjoys pitting gadgets against each other.

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Sibling rivalry: Lumia 925 vs. the competition (Chart)

All the stats you need to know about the Lumia 925 and its rivals, all in one spot.

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ABC adds live-streaming to its iOS app, but won't cut the cord

ABC is updating its iOS app this week to support live streaming of shows, including programming from local stations, but the service comes at a price.

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Facebook Home hits HTC One and (unofficially) the Galaxy S4

Facebook Home may have hit 1 million downloads, but it's not running on a million smartphones, although support is expanding to additional models.

New Google timelapse project shows how Earth has changed over 28 years

A new project by Google, NASA, and the U.S. Geological survey shows how major landmarks have changed over the past 28 years in vivid detail.

Facebook to Microsoft: Dump fake Facebook apps from Windows Phone Store

Facebook has asked Microsoft to remove 41 unofficial and clone 'Facebook' apps from the Windows Phone store as the social network prepares to introduce its official app for the platform.


Barnes & Noble slashes Nook tablet prices for Mother’s Day

Barnes & Nobel is cutting Nook prices as much as 30 percent, while Amazon's Mother's Day sale is not quite as generous.

Pentagon clears BlackBerry Z10 and Samsung Galaxy S4

Struggling BlackBerry gets a boost as the U.S. Department of Defense clears the use of devices running BlackBerry 10 as well as a version of Android.

AT&T's new trade-in program for smartphone buyers

If you have old phones stashed in drawers around the house, AT&T will now pay you for them via a voucher good for obtaining a brand new handset from the company's offerings.

Feature bloat creates storage woes for the 16GB Galaxy S4

When Samsung says the Galaxy S4 is packed with features, it isn't kidding.

AT&T flips the switch on home automation with Digital Life platform

AT&T has begun taking orders in 15 metro areas across the U.S. for its Digital Life home automation and security product.

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Samsung delays launch of Knox Android security software until 'later date'

Samsung's Knox software is expected to give the company's Galaxy phones a seriously business-friendly boost, but it may be facing delays.

Ads coming soon to your Outlook.com inbox

The clean minimalist Outlook.com will soon start displaying advertisements alongside your inbox and emails.

New Pizza Hut app for Xbox 360 lets your order delivery from the comfort of your couch

Now, diehard gamers have even less reason to put down the Dew and pry themselves up from the couch, thanks to Pizza Hut's new delivery app for the Xbox 360

New Microsoft campaign promotes privacy prowess

After a series of smear ads lambasting Google's data privacy procedures, Microsoft has launched a new campaign highlighting its own privacy features.

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Google One Today app invites a daily dollar donation to charity

Google's charity arm is making it easy to donate daily to worthy causes through a new Android app called One Today.