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PicPlz Adds New Features: Borders and Collections

Photosharing app PicPlz, on the heels of a complete redesign just last month, has added two new features in an update to the app: borders and collections. The new borders

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Poynt Hits 1 Billion Local Searches

Poynt Corporation, developer of the Poynt local search app, recently announced quite a milestone: users of the app have performed more than 1 billion queries and actions. These include searches

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WiFi-Only Xoom Hitting Stores March 27 at $600?

We got confirmation from Motorola’s Sanjay Jha last month that the WiFi version of the popular Xoom tablet would be launching with a $600 price tag.

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HandyGames Releases CyberLords Arcology for Android

We told you about HandyGames last month, when they released Aporkalypse, a game for Android devices. Well, they’ve got another one, fresh out of the oven. The game is called CyberLords-Arcology, set in the year 2173, when megacorporations rule the world and governments are practically endangered. Ordinary people have superhuman abilities thanks to powerful NanoGear implants. They must use their bodies as weapons to take back their planet.

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Wanna Make Calls on Your Nook Color?

It seems it is possible using blue tooth and SIP on a Nook Color that has been rooted and has the latest CM7 Nightly for Encore flashed to it.  It

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Maintenance Update for Swype Beta Released

We’ve just gotten word from the geniuses at Swype, who tell us that their Swype Beta keyboard has gotten an upgrade.

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ScoreLoop Encouraging IOS Devs to Make the Move to Android

Is it just me, or does it feel like that perhaps the industry is finally taking notice that Android is here to stay?  The latest indication that this is so

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Immersion Releases Haptic Feedback SDK for Android

Immersion Corporation, who has been a leader in touch feedback technology, has released MOTIV SDK 1.0, a tool kit for Android developers to easily integrate a variety of haptic feedback into

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 Not so Thin After All?

At an estimated 10mm in average thickness, the Galaxy Tab 2 is not quite as thin as many were thinking.

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Download This: Seek Droid

Seek Droid is a utility that will help you find your phone when it has been lost or stolen. When you first open the app after installing it, Seek Droid

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Motorola Begins Prepping XOOMs for Flash 10.2 With Minor Update; Flash Arrives March 18

Flash is coming to the Motorola XOOM on March 18th as a downloadable application. In the meanwhile, Verizon and Motorola are sending out a small update to prepare the tablet.

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PhoneFusion Visual Voicemail Back in Android Market

PhoneFusion’s popular Visual Voicemail app, gone from the Android Market for about two weeks, is back and available for users to download once again. But it’s still not totally clear

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Best Buy offering Nexus S for $99 for new 2yr T-Mobile activations

UPDATE: Per comments below, please keep in mind that you may have to be a Best Buy Rewards Zone member with applicable membership privileges. Well looky here, Best Buy just

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WinAmp Goes 1.0 for Android

Nullsoft, the makers of WinAmp (and owned by AOL), have announced today that they have upgraded their popular music player app for Android to 1.0 today, giving users a bunch

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SCVNGR Team Releases LevelUp, Rewards Customers for Repeat Business

Apps and services like Groupon are great at getting you in the door… once. But if you are a business owner, how do you make sure your customers are returning? You level them up with an even better deal. LevelUp comes from the same team behind check-in app SCVNGR.