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PSA: Android 1.6-Powered Dell Aero Goes on Sale Today for $99

[mobile-aero-overview1] Announced back in March around the time of CES, the Dell Aero has finally gone on sale. For $99 and a two-year service agreement, customers can pick up the handset which features a 3.5-inch display, 5-megapixel camera, and removable 2GB MicroSD card. Although it’s powered by a 624Mhz Marvell processor, the Aero sadly runs Android 1.5 (Cupcake).

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Samsung GALAXY Tab is Official, Coming September 2nd [VIDEO]

Next week is going to be a momentous occasion in the world of Android.  Samsung is poised to unveil the first true iPad challenger with their GALAXY Tab.  No longer

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T-Mobile G2 May Launch on September 29th

We’ve gotten word that the G2, T-Mobile’s first official HSPA+ phone, will be launching on September 29th. This is only a rumor, so nothing’s set in stone just yet, but

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Samsung Tab Poses for Non-Blurry Pics

While we wait for an official announcement from Samsung on their GT-P1000 Galaxy Tab, we’re more than content to look at pictures of the device. Take a look at the latest gallery of images showing the device in its non-blurry glory.

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Report: Flash 10.1 OTA Hitting Droid Handsets Starting Tomorrow

Reports have surfaced tonight that the Flash 10.1 OTA will be hitting Droid handsets tomorrow and be continuing through the week. This update arrives on top of the Android 2.2

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Vodafone UK Pushing Out Android 2.2 to HTC Desire Owners

MobileBurn is reporting that Android 2.2 Froyo is finally rolling out to Vodafone UK customers using the HTC Desire handset. Users on Vodafone should see the update soon if they

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Samsung Galaxy Tab Caught on Video

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BRyFU1nF07o[/youtube] Electronista is reporting today that one of their contributors managed to catch someone testing a Samsung Galaxy Tab while riding public transportation  in Sydney, Australia.  Unfortunately, the employee couldn’t

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Toshiba Smartpad to Debut Next Week, Tegra 2 Chipset Rumored

As we head into next week’s IFA, we’re getting the sense that Android may grab a decent share of headlines. We just mentioned that Archos will be in attendance, showing off their upcoming product line and now it’s Toshiba time. Look for the electronics giant to debut their 10-inch Android tablet, the Smartpad.

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Accessory Review: Seido Extended Battery for Nexus One

While I am generally satisfied with the Nexus One’s battery life, it is something I do have to think about and manage. So I jumped when I was offered the

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Archos Expected to Unveil New Tablets at IFA

Those who follow the Android universe closely already know that Archos has a few new tablets up their sleeves. However, your average Joe doesn’t have a clue as to what

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Social App Market AndSpot Nearing Launch

When we last heard from AndSpot a few months ago, they were starting a private beta of an intriguing new service: a Market alternative that includes social features. In a

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Android App Development is “a Viable Revenue Stream”

Arron La, developer of Advanced Task Manager, recently posted information about that app’s revenue in an effort “to highlight how Android is a viable revenue stream after reading countless stories

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Galaxy S Unlockable, T-Mobile Vibrant Supports AT&T 3G

It was a very slow day, but we have a bit of breaking news tonight.  Engadget is reporting that Dagentooboy of XDA-Developers has discovered that the codes used to unlock

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Kyocera Zio Now Available from Cricket Wireless

Attention Android fans: The Sanyno Zio from Kyocera is now available from Cricket Wireless.  The Zio is the first Android phone available to Cricket Wireless customers and features a 3.5-inch WVGA touchscreen,

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Motorola Updates Android Upgrade Time Line

Motorola has announced that they recently upgraded their Android 2.1 and 2.2 update time line.  With this, it was revealed the already end-of-life Motorola Devour would not be upraded to