Clinton Jeff

Clinton is currently based in New Delhi, India and is executive editor for UnleashThePhones. He is responsible for all editorial decisions, and covers all forms of Mobile and things-that-connect-to-mobile. Cj is addicted to Starbucks, Instagram, and technology. Almost a hipster but not quite. Always up for a good conversation, you can reach him through the contact form, on Google Plus , Instagram Instagram or Twitter: or on YouTube

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Lumia 1020 to reportedly reach End-of-Life status on September 14th

According to good ol' @evleaks, the Nokia Lumia 1020 will be reaching End of Life status this September 14th 2014. The ‘End of Life’ status is a natural progression for any smartphone, but it sure looks like the shelf life is getting even smaller. The Lumia 1020 was announced just a year ago, in July 2013 at an event in New York City. Since then, Nokia has been marketing and improving the 41 megapixel windo ...

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UnleashTV Episode 84 : The One with the Selfie Phone

It's Sunday, which means it's time for you to check out UnleashTV, our weekly video podcast where we discuss and debate the big news of the week, as covered here on UnleashThePhones. The One with the selfie phone: News Rundown Devices HTC launches HTC One E8 in India for Rs.34,900 HTC launches HTC Desire 616 in India for Rs. 16,900 Sony Xperia C3 Announced: A “Selfie phone” with a 5 MP Front Facing Camera D ...

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Sony Xperia C3 Announced: A “Selfie phone” with a 5 MP Front Facing Camera

The Sony Xperia C3 was announced today, a new affordable smartphone that focuses on selfies. The Xperia C3 features a 5MP front-facing wide-angle camera, with a front facing "soft LED flash" to help it with this task. The camera even has a Smile Shutter and Superior Auto mode, along with AR effects like previous Xperias. Apart from that, there's an 8 megapixel rear camera, which sounds pretty decent. Take a ...

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Spice SmartPulse: a smartwatch that’s a dual-SIM phone (Rs 3999)

The Spice Smart Pulse was announced in India today, a smartwatch that can independently function as a dual-SIM phone as well. Launched at an MRP price of Rs 4999 but the smartwatch will be offered on Homeshop18 and Saholic for a MOP price of Rs 3999. The Smart Pulse runs a java-based operating system, has is compatible with Android (4.3 or newer) devices, supports 3G connectivity and comes with a free bluet ...

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Xiaomi Mi3 Launched in India at Rs 14,999 (Available July 15th)

Xiaomi has quietly launched the Mi3 in India today, at a price of Rs 14,999. That being said, the phone will only be available from July 15th. As you might already know, the Xiaomi Mi3 is the company's current flagship smartphone, boasting a 5 inch 1080p IPS display, a 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, a 13-megapixel rear camera (with dual-LED flash), 2 megapixel front ...

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Video: Apple shows off their ‘Pride’

Apple released a new video today, highlighting the many employees, friends and families that took part in the San Francisco Gay Pride Parade on June 29th, 2014. Apple raised the pride flag at their headquarters in Cupertino, and took part in the parade, handing out t-shirts, caps and even iTunes gift cards to the people. Among those in attendance were Apple's CEO Tim Cook, Apple designers, engineers, the ma ...

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Video: The first Lumia 930 Ad “One experience. Windows on your phone”

Nokia posted their first commercial for the Lumia 930 this weekend. The new commercial is all about three friends who device to go on a roadtrip and just happen to have Lumia 930s which they use to take down notes, make lists, search for locations, and to take pictures as well. There's also a bit of tile re-arranging for added fun times. Check out the quick video, right below: With the latest Windows Phone ...

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HTC Desire 816 Review

Another day, another phablet. Just a couple days after reviewing the Sony Xperia T2 Ultra, I got my hands on another mid-range huge phone, the HTC Desire 816. HTC describes the Desire 816 as their 'flagship midrange' phone, and it's easy to see why, Not only does this thing look freakkin gorgeous, it also strikes a pretty good balance between features and pricing. There's a 5.5 inch display, quad-core proce ...

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Sony Xperia T2 Ultra Review

Phablets were huge last year, quite literally in some cases, with manufacturers like Nokia, Samsung, HTC and LG, all releasing a phone with a 6-inch display. Sony also had an entry in this market: the 6.4 inch Sony Xperia Z Ultra, which featured high-end specs (it was the first device with a Snapdragon 800 processor) in a slim, waterproof form-factor. But it was admittedly a premium device with a premium pr ...

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Google is finally shutting down Orkut this September

That's all folks! Ye olde social network, Orkut, will be shutting down this September 30th 2014. Orkut is a social network that was quite popular here in India as well as some parts of the world, such as Brazil (I think?), but then Facebook came along and interest in Orkut dropped pretty quickly. Google created Orkut back in 2004, and kept it going until now but going forward, the new focus will be on YouTu ...

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UnleashTV Episode 83 : The One with Google I/O and the X2

It's Sunday, which means it's time for you to check out UnleashTV, our weekly video podcast where we discuss and debate the big news of the week, as covered here on UnleashThePhones. The One with Google I/O and the X2: Today UnleashTV turns 2 years old! Hooray! News Rundown Microsoft still makes Android phones - Nokia X2 Announced: Like the X but with a new button Microsoft states Nokia X OS 2.0 not coming ...

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Microsoft states Nokia X OS 2.0 not coming to the Nokia X, X+ or XL

Earlier this week, Nokia announced their successor to the Android-powered Nokia X, X+, and Nokia XL line-up of phones. The Nokia X2. The X2 runs Nokia X OS 2.0, which brings a couple improvements to the software platform, such as the ability to display four tiles side by side, an apps list, as well as a brand new camera UI. If you're an owner of a Nokia X, X+ or XL and was assuming you'd get the new softwar ...

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