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Google Music officially launches with 13 million songs

After months in beta, Google Music arrives with an arsenal of features.

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HTC Sensation XL – Feel Every Beat [VIDEO]

Latest television commercial to launch HTC Sensation XL with Beats Audio. Make sure you feel every beat.

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Gap Inc. announces Google Wallet support for 65+ Bay Area locations

Do you live in the San Francisco Bay area?  Do you own an Android smartphone with Google Wallet?  Terrific, this post is just for you!  Gap Inc. today announced that

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Nook Tablet starts shipping a day early

Barnes & Noble has begun shipping their latest product, the Nook Tablet, one day ahead of schedule.  While it might not seem like much of a deal on the surface,

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T-Mobile expands HSPA+ 42 network to 163 markets

Today finds T-Mobile USA announcing that they have doubled the speed of its 4G network in 11 new markets.   This brings the total number of markets getting HSPA+42  to

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Shazam introduces LyricPlay to free, paid apps

Shazam, one of the biggest players in the music identification business, has added another new feature to their popular Android (and iOS) applications. Called LyricPlay, it provides users with the

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Songza brings expert-made playlists to Android, Kindle Fire

With 14.5 million songs, it’s easy to choose a playlist to suit your activity, mood, or decade.

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Bejeweled 2 is Amazon’s free app of the day (Nov. 16)

One of the most addictive games in history is today’s free Android app on Amazon.

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Google Voice update adds multi-recipient text, pre-fetched voicemail

Google has rolled out an update to their Google Voice application for Android this week, tossing in a pair of much-desired features.  Most notably the new version (0.4.2.38) provides users

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Periscope, from News360, brings depth to news sites on Chrome and more [PRESS RELEASE]

News360 Introduces Periscope, Brings Depth and Insight to News Across the Web New Extension for Chrome, Firefox and Safari Brings Popular News App Features to Thousands of News Sites  

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Proxama unveils MasterCard NFC mobile payment reference kit

Earlier this week, Proxama unveiled their MasterCard NFC mobile payment reference kit to help companies better understand the technology behind NFC payments.  Shown off at  the Cartes convention in Paris,

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Kobo partners with Rdio, extending music to its readers [PRESS RELEASE]

SAN FRANCISCO and TORONTO, November 15, 2011 – Rdio (www.rdio.com) the digital music service created by the founders of Skype, and Kobo, a global leader in eReading with over five million users

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doubleTwist for Android receives a redesign, next major release coming in December

One of the top music players for Android has undergone a major update. doubleTwist, which broke into the Android scene over a year ago, has released a major update and

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Lucky number “Zeta” – HTC’s rumored 2.5GHz quad-core, Ice Cream Sandwich behemoth

Engadget was handed a render and some specs of a possible upcoming HTC device, compelling us to revisit the age-old question: “should I wait to buy my next smartphone?” If

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How To: Sideload apps onto Kindle Fire

Without a doubt, the hottest (pun!) new tablet on the scene right now is the Amazon Kindle Fire.  At $200 it stands to reason that this device may become the