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Video of Sling Player for Android Running on the Sprint Evo 4G Surfaces

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tq8EA7bNB60&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Are you ready for Sling Player on Android? I know I am.  If the above video is any indication of how great it will be we all should be

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EVO’s Qik Video Chat to Cost an Extra $5 a Month… Seriously?

According to a source of ours inside Sprint, the EVO 4G’s $10 premium cost doesn’t seem to cover the Qik video chat capabilities, as previously thought. As you can see

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DMCA Notice Wipes 35 Tetris Clones Off Android Market

A cease and desist order sent to Google on behalf of The Tetris Company LLC has resulted in 35 Tetris clones being pulled from the Android Market.  The developer behind

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Facebook Releases SDK for Android

Has ex-Googler Erick Tseng already started making an impact with his new employer?  Facebook has unleashed a beta version of their Facebook SDK for Android which was privately demonstrated at

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Google Buzz for Mobile Now Works on All Android Handsets

Google has announced today that their Google Buzz service is now available on all Android handsets.  Up until now Buzz was only available to users with 2.0 or higher.  While

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AT&T Looking to Hire Senior Software Engineer

AT&T has a posting over on CrunchBoard which shows the carrier looking to hire a software engineer to help develop and market Android-related devices. The position they are filling is

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Gist App for Android Released

If you have ever wanted to level the playing field with information on business contacts or people you are meeting for the first time, then perhaps you might want to

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Fring is First to Market with Video Calling for Android

Fring is only too excited to share the news today that they are the first company in the world to offer video calling over IP for Android phones. They believe

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Palm’s Matias Duarte Becomes Google’s User Experience Director

Endgadget is reporting this morning that webOS design expert Matias Duarte has left Palm for Google to be their User Experience Director for Android.  This move is a reunion of

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NYMag.com app Debuts in Android Market

NYMag.com, the online version of New York magazine, has launched their first Android application featuring content from their five popular blogs. Fans of Daily Intel (news), Vulture (entertainment), The Cut,

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Acer Gets Official with ‘Stream’

Today finds Acer officially announcing their latest Android handset, the Stream. With a 3.7-inch AMOLED screen, Snapdragon processor, and Android 2.1, the Stream is designed for “demanding users who look

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Could June 19 be Froyo Rollout Day?

The graphic pictured to the left is part of a leaked T-Mobile corporate presentation and it pertains to  the upcoming June 2nd launch of the My Touch 3G Slide.  Engadget

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Exploded Andy T-shirts or Poster

Looking to add another Android-related t-shirt to your complete collection from Android Swag?  You’ll want to check out what graphic artist Garry Booth has created.  He has a designed a shirt

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Vlingo for Android Impresses

As many of you know, Vlingo for Android was released this week for Android smart-phones running Android 2.0 and above.  For years,  Vlingo has had a strong presence on the

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Chipmaker Via Saying that $100 Android Tablets Coming to Challenge iPad

Bloomberg is reporting that computer chip maker Via is saying that there are $100 tablets coming to the US in the second half of 2010 that contain their chips.  Richard