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Wolfram Alpha Lands on Android, Will Set You Back $2

While Google will always have a special place in our hearts as a search engine, it has never been that great for precise answers to your search. Enter, Wolfram. The

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Sprint Official with Sanyo Zio, Samsung Transform, and LG Optimus S

What an incredible week for Android announcements! After seeing seven devices from Motorola yesterday, the momentum continues with three more phones headed for Sprint. The boys and girls running the Now Network just officially unveiled the Sanyo Zio, Samsung Transform, and LG Optimus S. We’ve briefly touched on each one of these over the last few day but we’ll give you the details once again.

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Sprint to Announce LG Optimus S for October 31

We’re getting early word that Sprint is set to announce their LG Optimus S handset for availability later this month.  Tagged with a very attractive $49.99 price point, the entry

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Swype Celebrates Successes

One of the hottest soft keyboards available for Android, Swype, is less than a year old, but it has plenty going for it.  We just received an email from Swype’s

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Cricket Announces $149 Huawei Ascend for October 27 (No Contract)

Last fall, we were shocked to hear Samsung say that 2010 would see Android phones going for less than $100 on contract. Flash forward a year and we’re getting close to seeing sub-$100 phones without contract!

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U.S. Cellular Launching Samsung Mesmerize October 27

We just received official word from U.S. Cellular that they will be launching their Galaxy S series handset, the Samsung Mesmerize, on October 27th.

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TheStreet: Android Market to Integrate Paypal as Early as October 26th

One big bone of contention for many new Android users is having to use Google Checkout over Paypal for purchasing apps.  It’s not that Checkout is a total hassle to

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Yahoo! Drops Four New Apps into Android Market

We noticed a few other Android blogs mentioning the fact that Yahoo! Finance landed in the Android Market yesterday.  Given the fact that the free app makes it easy to

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T-Mobile Announces Wi-fi Calling for Android

T-Mobile is confirming today what we’d been hearing: wi-fi calling for a range of the Android phones they offer. The two handsets specifically mentioned are the new myTouch and the

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Team Douche Will Give ETAs for CyanogenMod

We all know that the only rule of CyanogenMod is that you don’t ask for ETAs, but that rule went out the window in Austin this weekend at the Big Android BBQ.

What made Team Douche reverse course?

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Minor Cliq XT Upgrade Rolling Out

Our friends over at TmoNews have discovered a minor update being pushed out to the Motorola Cliq XT. This update is not the promised 2.1 update set for late Q3/early

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Beta Test This! TV Show Favs

I’m still feverishly playing around with this new app and I have to say, I am very impressed. TV Show Favs by MKDevelopment is a highly integrated and customizable application

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Verizon Announces the Motorola Droid Pro [UPDATE]

UPDATE: Full press release and specs after the break: Verizon has officially announced the Droid Pro.  Before I go any farther, I just want to say that I absolutely love

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New Colors for HTC Legend and Desire

We’re getting word that the HTC Legend and Desire will be relaunching this month, with the only noticeable differences being the colors of the devices. The Legend looks very sleek

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EXCLUSIVE: More Details Leaking out for Sanyo Zio, Samsung Transform

One of our trusted tipsters has passed along some new Sprint details for a pair of upcoming devices. We felt you’d like to know a little more about the Sanyo Zio and Samsung Transform since we’re expecting them less than a week from now. Yep, look for these two phones on October 10!