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Archos Announcement Next Month – Are Green Robots Involved?

As much as I’d like to play with Android on a netbook, I personally more anxious to seeing mobile internet devices (MIDs) and tablets.  Next month, we might get to

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First Looks at HTC Hero Firmware [VIDEO]

The 17 year old Android Hacker known as Haykuro has somehow gotten his hands on the firmware for the HTC Hero.  The yet-to-be formally announced handset looks like its flavor

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AndroidUploads Week in Review

Gonna start up a new weekly series today.  In fact, it will be one of two that we hope you guys will come to enjoy and look forward to.  The

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You Tell Us: What’s the Best 99¢ App You Bought?

We’ve got a nice and straightforward question for you guys this week.  What’s the best 99¢ app you’ve come across for Android?  What is it about the app you like

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Samsung i7500 Passes Through FCC on Way to T-Mobile

The Samsung i7500 is inching ever closer to release, after having this week. It’s widely assumed that T-Mobile will be the carrier to offer it, due in part to passed

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Non-Google Branded HTC Magic to Offer Outlook Sync and More

The HTC Magic being sold in Singapore and other parts of Asia will have a few noticeable differences from the handsets we’ve seen released elsewhere.  It’s a doozy too –

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New Intel Chips to Put Smartphones on Par with Laptop Performance

If Intel’s new Medfield project works like they hope, smart phone performance will rival that of laptops over the next two years.  Much like NVIDIA’s “system on a chip” Tegra,

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Unbound Medicine Releases Medical Apps for Android

Unbound Medicine, a leading provider of mobile information resources for healthcare professionals, has announced the availability of their best-selling medical references for handheld devices running Google’s operating system, Androidâ„¢. These

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eBuddy Launches Instant Messaging Application for Android

eBuddy for Android Now Available via Android Market San Francisco, CA – May 14, 2009 – eBuddy, the world’s leading independent web and mobile instant messaging (IM) platform, today announced

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GeeksPhone’s ‘ONE’ Handset to Offer Root Access to All

A startup company based out of Spain has decided to throw their hat in the Android ring.  In the spirit of OpenMoko and community-oriented assistance, GeeksPhone will soon be announcing

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NBA Brings Exclusive, Streaming Coverage to Android Handsets

Those NBA fans left wanting more from the Game Time app released a few weeks ago will be happy to learn about their next title, Close Up: NBA Eastern Conference

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USA TODAY Launches Android App

MCLEAN, Va., May 13 — USA TODAY, the nation’s top-selling newspaper and a leading online destination, today announced the availability of a USA TODAY application on Android Market. “In the

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WeFi Launches on Android, Enabling Automatic Connection To Best Available Wi-Fi Hotspot

WeFi’s Community-Generated Wi-Fi Network Eliminates Need For Tedious Search For and Connection To a Wi-Fi Hotspot, Making Mobile Internet Fast and Easy Delaware, USA, May 12, 2009: WeFi Inc. (www.wefi.com),

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Searchme Releases Visual Search App for Android Smartphones

Popular iPhone App Now Available on Android Market MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire/ — Searchme, Inc. (www.searchme.com) announced today that the Searchme visual search app is now available for

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Peekaboo! Skytone Alpha 680 Spied

The SkyTone Alpha 680 has been spotted in the wild, rocking a fire engine paint job.  This model is the current front runner to win the Android netbook launch race.