“Something BIG” may be Coming October 19

Ever since Samsung announced its Unpacked Google Episode, the Android community has been going bonkers over a new Nexus device running ICS. It wasn’t soon after the event announcement that Samsung teased us with “Something BIG.” That got the community even more amped and lead ...

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Evoqu Releases ShopAdvisor for Android, Alerts you When Prices Drop

Evoqu’s ShopAdvisor app is now available for Android. ShopAdvisor looks to differentiate itself from other shopping apps by not only offering up price comparisons, but allowing you to keep an eye on a product and receive alerts of changes in price or availability. A handy little feature ...

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Leaked Motorola Spyder and XOOM 2 Photos Show Near Finished Products

Newly leaked photos of a nearly finished Motorola Droid RAZR (aka Spyder) and Motorola XOOM 2 have surfaced, giving us a better idea of what to expect this coming Tuesday at the Motorola/Verizon event in NYC. The Droid RAZR now dons the Verizon logo along with some Kevlar reinforcement. ...

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MasterCard CSI globalVCard Steps onto Mobile Payment Scene, Available to Nearly 92% of Smartphone Users

As mobile payment options become more and more prevalent in today’s market, it comes as no surprise that Mastercard’s CSI globalVCard app wants to be one of the main faces of the emerging revolution. According to CSI Enterprises, Inc., their mobile application is going to be ...

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Trover Officially Launches Application for Android

If you love traveling to new and unfamiliar destinations or like to know about some of the must-visit places around you, then there is an app for that.  Check out Trover, an online service that advises users of some of the amazing places around your area, recommending spots to visit.  Already ...

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AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up 10/10/11 – Galaxy Nexus, ICS, and More!

Let’s take a look back at some of the bigger, more newsworthy items from last week, shall we?  There was plenty to talk about in the world of Android, but we’ve narrowed it down to a few items.  Hit the video after the break and join our own Phil Esposito as he runs through some of ...

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Samsung: Galaxy Nexus Coming “Sooner than you Think”

While some of us are trying to figure out why the Galaxy Nexus announcement scheduled for today was postponed, the rest of us are looking forward to the day the event actually does take place.  In fact, we’re already looking beyond that day, waiting for the right date to circle on our ...

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Did Samsung and Google Lie About Reason for the Galaxy Nexus Delay? (Rumor)

As many of you all know, today was supposed to be the day when we got our first real taste of Ice Cream Sandwich and the official unveiling of a new handset.  Rumored for a while as the Nexus Prime, the final name looks to be nearly confirmed as the Galaxy Nexus.  So why don’t... Read More

Just How Efficient are Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 Processors? [VIDEO]

In an era where it’s easy to get caught up hardware specs for mobile devices, we often find ourselves talking about how powerful processors can be in our Android phones and tablets.  Gone are the days of the single-core Snapdragon1GHz chipset reign as we now have dual-core stuff to ...

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Opera Mini 6.5 and Opera Mobile 11.5 Debut on Android

Looking to shave a few bucks off of your monthly cell phone plan?  How about those of you on bucketed data plans who need to watch those MBs and GBs pretty closely?  Opera has what you need, in the form of two newly updated web clients for Android.  Arriving in the Android Market today, Opera ...

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Mediocre Pours 14 News Levels into Sprinkle

The water splashing and fire fighting puzzle game that is Sprinkle is already seeing its first significant level update today. According to Swedish developers Mediocre, the new release features another world with 12 new levels as well as two levels for the existing world. What’s more, the ...

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Official Marvel Comics App Debuts in Android Market

Comixology, the brains and beauty behind the Comics by comiXology and official DC Comics app have released the official Marvel Comics application for Android.  Available immediately, the application itself is free to download but will utilize in-app purchases and connects directly to your ...

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Run Android Apps on Your PC with BlueStacks

BlueStacks announced earlier this morning that an alpha version of their free app player is available for Windows PCs.  In a nutshell, this makes it possible for users to download and run their Android games and applications on their desktop.  Forget 10-inch tablets, that stuff is so yesterday. ...

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Bolt Comes out of Beta, Arrives in Android Market with 3.0 Release

Bolt Browser, an alternative web client for Android that we’ve profiled a few times, has finally come out of beta.  Arriving in the Android Market today, this v3.0 release works on any Android phone or tablet running 1.6 or higher.  If this final, public version is anything like its beta ...

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Cricket Announces $179.99 Samsung Transfix

Cricket Communications has announced their next Android endeavor today, the Android 2.3-powered Samsung Transfix. Available immediately for $179.99, the phone features an 800MHz processor, 3.2-inch display, 3.2-megapixel camera, and a full sliding QWERTY keyboard. Cricket seems to really be ...

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