Get 3 months of HBO Now with every Chromecast purchase until December 24th

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Buying presents for family and loved ones can be a tricky affair, with budgets being stretched as everyone wants the latest gadgets, which usually means that compromises have to be made. Maybe not so much this year, though, because Google is getting into the festive spirit by including 3 months subscription to HBO Now, free of charge, with every Chromecast or Chromecast Ultra purchase until December 24th. Read more

HTC is offering Bolt owners a free USB Type-C to 3.5mm audio jack adapter

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The HTC Bolt  is exclusive to Sprint in the US and boasts an interesting collection of hardware. How interesting? Well, I bet you weren’t expecting HTC to launch a new phone sporting last year’s much-maligned Snapdragon 810. They did, and the Taiwanese handset maker also had the erm, courage, to follow Apple’s lead and ditch the audio jack on the Bolt. If you were thinking of buying the HTC Bolt but the lack of a 3.5mm audio jack left you feeling perplexed, HTC is offering an adapter to help you out, free of charge.  Read more

Nextbit is testing Nougat on the Robin in beta program

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With Nougat open to the public, everyone is eager to get the latest version of Android on their devices. It generally takes a lot longer for big companies to roll out software updates, so you’re fortunate if you own a device from a smaller company like Nextbit. The 2016 flagship from Nextbit, the Robin, is currently getting Nougat in a closed beta program to test all software features before a public release.

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