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Shazam Encore Arrives in Android Market

Music discovery service, Shazam, has announced that they now have two versions of their Android application.   First up Shazam Freemium which is essentially the same version many of us

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Quick Fix for Those of us Who Want/Need a Google Voice (Desktop) App

I remember seeing an article where someone had made a Google Voice port using Adobe Air and I finally found it .  So in the meantime, before Google decides to

App Reviews

The Bird is the Word: Part III (Twitter Reviews)

Twidroyd Review Developers Zimmermann & Marban are responsible for releasing what many consider to be the most complete Twitter application on the Android Market. Twidroyd has been tinkered with and

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Verizon Summer Catalog Leaks, Droid 2 On The Way

Verizon’s summer 2010 catalog has been leaked!  As you can see, posted above is a picture of the upcoming Droid 2 (can’t wait!). Also included are the Droid X, as

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Microsoft Reportedly Working on Bing App for Android

As a former iPhone owner, I have to say that the Bing App for the iPhone is really bad ass.  Because it was so good I often wondered if it

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International Galaxy S Root Method Works on U.S. Versions

Samsung’s Galaxy S line is sure to be a winner, with 1Ghz processors and beautiful Super AMOLED screens. The only thing that could make it better is the ability to

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Sprint Setting Up to Merge with T-Mo?

We aren’t for sure, but reports are coming in that Sprint is considering altering it’s 4G rollout strategy in a way that could allow them to merge with T-Mo in

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First Hands On Review of the Huawei S7 Android Tablet

The Huawei S7 Android tablet as been released in the UK, and we are starting to see the first hands on reviews of the unit. Expansys.com has posted a favorable

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Consumer Reports Refuses to Recommend iPhone 4

This is almost too good to be true for iPhone haters, but in a report over at MSNBC.com, Consumer Reports is saying that it cannot recommend the iPhone 4 because

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Loophole Allows for Non-Market apps on Aria

Do you have an HTC Aria? Hate not being able to install third-party apps because of AT&T’s restrictions? Well, Engadget may have found a solution to your woes. They’ve discovered

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Need a Parking Space? There’s an App for That on Android.

Having grown up and spent a lot of time working in the Boston area, I have experienced the pain of trying to find a parking spot somewhat near my destination.

Reviews

The Bird is the Word: Part II (Twitter Reviews)

Twitter for Android At the end of April, Twitter released their official application for Android. This free application has a few features that are absent on other Twitter clients, and

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Galaxy S to get Froyo in August*

SamsungHub claims that an official Samsung rep has told them that the Galaxy S superphone will be getting Android 2.2 (aka Froyo) in August. The rep says that the SocialHub

Hardware Reviews

Alcatel OT-980 Launching in France for Budget-Minded Consumers

French website SmartPhoneFrance (In English via Google Translate) managed to get a preview unit of the upcoming Alcatel OT-980. This phone is an entry level that was first unveiled at MWC

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Samsung Vibrant Promo Video Hits The Web

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=63JrrlD4PqE&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] The Samsung Vibrant now has it’s own version of the Samsung Galaxy S series promo videos, too.  That’s right, T-Mo is now able to get in on the fun themselves, with