W.T.F. is Txt Msg Away?

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“Sorry, busy writing a W.T.F. app review, Text me later.” That’s the message I set using a really awesome app called Txt Msg Away.  I have always wanted a personal assistant to reply to all my messages automatically but since I’m not rich I had to rely on my handy dandy cellular ...

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An artist’s review of Adobe Photoshop Touch

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 If you’re interested in photo editing, even on the most basic scale, and you own a Honeycomb tablet, you owe it to yourself to check out Adobe Photoshop Touch, or “PS Touch” if you’re searching the Android Market. The app is only $9.99, a steal compared to it’s ...

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Kindle Fire receives update, rooted users beware

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So we’ve got some good news and some bad news for Kindle Fire users: Amazon released their 6.2.1 software update for the Kindle Fire. Let’s start with the good news. With the update, you’ll be able to remove recently used media (books, movies, and apps) from the carousel on ...

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ITC sides with Apple over HTC, victory means little

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Starting April 19, 2012 HTC will no longer be allowed to import phones that, as a result of yesterday’s court ruling, infringe on Apple’s patents for “data tapping” (when your phone turns text addresses, emails, and phone numbers into links). But thankfully, the patent ...

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Ring in the new year with official Times Square Ball Drop application

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Toshiba and Livestream have announced an updated release of the official application for watching the ball drop on New Year’s Eve.  Available for free in the Android Market, Times Square Official Ball App, gives users the best seat in the house, regardless of location.  We’re ...

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Celebrate 20 years of O.P.P. with free Naughty by Nature eBook

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Here’s one of those things that make us feel really, really old.  Last week Naughty by Nature released a 20th anniversary edition of their breakout album The Anthem, Inc. This week, a free Android eBook arrives providing added insight and backstory into the album and early career. ...

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Automattic releases tablet-friendly WordPress 2.0 for Android

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The blogging app gets a major overhaul and integrates a new tablet-optimized design.

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Jelly Defense gets a Christmas update full of reindeer and cookies

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Infinite Games has released a Christmas update to their drop-dead gorgeous tower defense game, Jelly Defense, complete with cookies, reindeer, and new content.  The popular title, which has seen more than 100,000 downloads already, gets better with a new, endless level, a pair of winter levels, ...

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Gameloft debuts NFL Pro 2012 for Android devices

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Gameloft pinged us yesterday to advise that they recently released a new freemium game, NFL Pro 2012 in the Android Market.  Dropping last week on December 15th, the football game features more than 2,000 players from all 32 teams, and comes with the full blessing of the NFL.  If you’ve ...

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Samsung announces Android 4.0 for Galaxy line

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Samsung’s blog has a post up today which outlines the various models expected to see an Android 4.0 update in the new year.  According to the device maker there are a number of handsets and tablets which will be treated to Ice Cream Sandwich, with some starting in the first quarter.  The ...

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Skype 2.6 for Android brings photo and video sharing

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Microsoft, since purchasing Skype, has launched several updates for their Android application, and today another one is being released. This update brings the video calling ability to different Android devices. Skype 2.6 for Android allow users to send photos and videos to their friends and ...

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Droid RAZR MAXX spotted in Verizon system?

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There are some teaser photos being tossed around on Picasa, and it looks as though Big Red already has another Droid branded RAZR in the pipeline. We’ve got a picture of some release information for the rumored Motorola Droid RAZR MAXX, thanks to Droid Life. The picture tells us that the ...

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AT&T accepts defeat, withdraws bid for T-Mobile USA

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Oh, what a glorious day (at least for T-Mobile users) it is! After more than eight months of court hearings, opposition from Sprint and the DOJ, and massive online protesting, AT&T and Deutsche Telekom have decided to drop the merger of AT&T and T-Mobile USA. Cue the celebrations! Now, ...

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AT&T poised to carry modified Samsung Galaxy Note in early 2012?

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The gigantic Samsung Galaxy Note may find itself arriving in the United States in early 2012 rocking support for AT&T’s LTE network.  The handset, which features a 5.3-inch Super AMOLED display, an 8-megapixel camera, and 2,500mAh battery, looks to be getting a bit of a hardware ...

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Is Google prepping a Nexus tablet?

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Might Google be preparing to enter the Android tablet game with an officially-backed tablet much like the Nexus handset series?  Depending on how much you read into the context and translation of the following, the answer is yes.  According to Google’s own Eric Schmidt, the company plans ...

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