Intel partners with LG, Intel-powered phones coming in March

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Intel is finally going to start mass producing chips for the mobile phone market. The chips are set to be out in some LG phones in March of 2012 at the earliest. Intel is said to be gearing up for a major marketing campaign for the new processors as it competes with more established (in... Read More

PowerAMP starting the new year strong

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Since 2009, PowerAMP, has been the #1 selling music player in the Android Market. This #1 music player has been downloaded over 5 million times and the paid version has been downloaded over 500,000times. In time for the New Year, PowerAMP has put together a few changes, and is proud to finally ...

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Clockwork Mod developing a wired tether app for Android

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ClockWork Mod, well known for CWM Recovery on rooted devices, now has a wired tether app in the alpha stages. Most tethering apps require root, or for users to pay carriers for such a service. Clockwork Mod Tether works on unrooted Android phones, and uses a hard-to-detect method along with ...

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Email hints at Android 4.0 for the Motorola Xoom

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According to the guys at DroidLife, Motorola is sending out emails to those who have a “Google Experience” Motorola Xoom with details of new project.  Based on the body of the email it sounds like we could be looking at a potential Android 4.0 update.  Have any of you Xoom owners ...

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Samsung announces GALAXY Ace Plus for trendy professionals

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Samsung isn’t wasting much time in getting the year off and running, today announcing a new addition to their Android lineup.  Expected to arrive in Russia later this month, the Galaxy Ace Plus will also make its way across Europe, Latin America, CIS, Africa, China, and parts of Asia. ...

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LG Revolution, Droid 3, and all Verizon 4G hotspots to be discontinued this month?

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There’s some end-of life rumors floating around the internet today, and one of them has us concerned. The list of devices is: Motorola Droid 3 LG Revolution All Verizon 4G hotspots While the news of the LG revolution and hotspots don’t concern us all to much (The Revolution is part ...

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INQ Mobile scraps plans for Facebook-heavy Cloud Q

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INQ Mobile, after a less-than-stellar year, has decided to shelve the upcoming and unofficial Facebook phone, the Cloud Q.  The handset which made its debut all the way back in February 2011 was set to run Android 2.2 and feature a 2.6-inch display and a QWERTY keyboard. Electricpig has learned ...

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All Things D interviews Motorola’s Christy Wyatt on their upcoming plans for Android

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Back in December, All Things D had the opportunity to sit down with Christy Wyatt, corporate vice president and general manager for mobile devices at Motorola. They discussed how Motorola plans to stand out from the rest of the manufacturers involved with Android in 2012 and beyond. Christy ...

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T-Mobile to hold “New Year, New Phone Sale” this weekend

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The carrier kicks off the new year with a return to one of their more popular sales.

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ASUS tells everyone to relax, locked bootloader on Transformer Prime being discussed

There was quite a stir over the weekend for those who were lucky enough to get their hands on the ASUS Transformer Prime. Turns out these users were greeted with a locked down bootloader… or so the internet is hearing. We’ve seen multiple review units with an unlocked bootloader, ...

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Kindle Fire gets its own USA Today app

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Did you find a Kindle Fire waiting for you under the tree this year?  No?  Maybe it was in your stocking?  Either way, you’ll be happy to learn that USA Today has released a new version of their application, designed specifically for the Amazon Kindle Fire.  Rather than simply offering up ...

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Sony Tablet S drops to $399

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Sony’s Tablet S, which never saw a lot of marketing to begin with, has just been cut by $100, so the 16GB model can now be had for just $399 (previously $499). The 32GB model was also reduced, and is available for $499 (previously $599). This follows Sony’s “temporary” ...

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