Samsung M910 Clears FCC, Confirms Moment 2 Details

Digging through the FCC has never been one of our favorite things to do as it’s generally too confusing for our liking.  However, we love to share the stuff found by others.  Such is the case with the Samsung M910 which was picked up by AndroidCentral.  So is the SPH-M910 going to be the ...

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Adobe Giving Free Android Handsets To Employees?

BGR is reporting that Adobe will be giving away free Android handsets to their employees. While this has not been confirmed yet, it is believed that Adobe will give their employees a phone running Android 2.2 with Flash so that they become comfortable developing with Flash on the Android ...

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Android 1.5 Still Biggest Slice of Fragmentation Pie

The latest figures are in from the Android Developers blog showing the relative number of active devices using the various flavors of Android.  This is basically a chart that shows what handsets are currently active and looking for apps.  Somewhat surprisingly, Android 1.5 still commands the ...

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Acer Liquid E to be Priced at 49.99 with Three-Year Contract from Rogers

The Acer Liquid E, which will be launching in June on the Rogers network, has just been priced at $49.99 with a three-year contract.  That’s right, $49.99!  Damn good price if you ask me.  Off-contract, the phone will be costing customers $349.99, which is still a very reasonable price. ...

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Thumbplay Music Comes out of Beta

Thumbplay is formerly announcing their cloud-based ThumbPlay Music application/service for Android handsets.  The $10/month subscription service gives users unlimited access to over 8 million tracks through all the major record labels and an additional 25,000 independent labels. Have you seen ...

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Timeriffic: Mind your Manners Without Thinking About It

If you’re like me, anything you can ‘set and forget’ makes your life easier. For managing Wi-Fi, ringer volume, Bluetooth, and more Timeriffic is a great app for all Android phones. I always forget I have this app installed until someone’s phone rings in a meeting. The ...

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Hey Steve! Fighting Porn on Android… There’s an App for That!

Retina-X Studios is announcing the release of the Android version of their Mobile Spy application. Designed primarily for parents who want to control what their children see on their smartphones, Mobile Spy allows a user to literally pick up everything a person does with their handset. In real ...

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Android 2.1 Being Delivered to Sprint Phones (UPDATE: Nope!)

In a leaked image that has been posted to the XDA Forums, the news has broken that Sprint is rolling out Android 2.1 (Eclair) to both of their phones!  This has been LONG rumored, with users taking a “believe it when we see it” mentality (with good reason).  Finally Sprint Android ...

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LG Ally Arrives May 20th

The first Android-based smart phone from LG to hit the US has gone from rumor to real deal in a matter of days.  We just found official confirmation showing May 20th as the release date for the LG Ally.  The handset manufacturer is gearing up for a full-on advertising blitz starting ...

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Official Mint.com App to Arrive Today [VIDEO]

Androinica is reporting that the official Mint.com financial application is slated to arrive in the Android Market today.  Our friend Andrew Kamika has been playing with it for roughly a week now and says it’s among the best financial apps in the market, if not the best.  Check out the ...

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Motorola MT720 Targets China’s Business Users

We just happened to be checking out Motorola’s website this evening when we stumbled upon another Android-based handset.  You’re looking at the MT720, which is an OPhone flavored version of Android.  Somehow this model flew under our radar.  After a quick look around some of our ...

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Motorola Shadow News Emerges From… The Shadows

It has been a while since we last reported on the device once dubbed as a “Nexus Two.”  Coming from handset maker Motorola, there’s nothing official about this mysterious Shadow phone. After hitting the web back in January, things were relatively quiet until this past weekend. ...

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Quick Settings – An Indispensible App For Your Homescreen

We all live very busy lives, so  any processes that increase productivity and save time are valuable. Quick Settings is a free application in the Android Market that allows access to many of the important settings on your Droid. It has a pleasant user interface, which one will find visually ...

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Samsung: “Android will be on 50% of our Smartphones”

There is another sign today that Android continues to pick up steam in the smartphone industry.  Reuters is reporting that Samsung plans to put Android on 50% of it’s smartphones in 2010, and possibly more beyond this year. With Samsung gearing up to release hot new handsets like the ...

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How Would You Improve: Twitter for Android

Ok, so we’re sure you’ve heard by now… Twitter has released an official Android app.  With every 1.0 version of an app comes room for improvement.  The biggest issue we see standing in the way of massive Android dominance is the fact that it relies on Android 2.1 or higher.  ...

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