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AT&T to Sweeten Data Plans on January 22nd

AT&T is starting to shake things up a bit on the Tiered Data Plan spectrum.  Announcing new packages starting January 22nd, they hope to compete with Verizon while Big Red

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Elektrobit Android Device Platform Wins Technology of the Year Award

                  This year’s Conference on Communications Technologies and Software Defined Radio (SDR’11 – WinnComm) elected Elektrobit’s Specialized Device Platform as technology of the

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Sony Ericsson announces rocky Q4, ready to start over with new branding

The joint venture is ready to put a tough 2011 behind them and push forward with renewed efforts.

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Each Kindle Fire generating more than $100 in additional revenue for Amazon

We’ve learned that even though the Kindle Fire sells for only $199.99 it actually costs slightly more than that to manufacture and sell them.  What normally sounds a little bit

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Sony Ericsson 2012 roadmap surfaces with a dozen Android devices

Sony Ericsson does not appear content to sit behind Samsung, Motorola, LG, or any other player.

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LG Intros Optimus Pad LTE

LG today introduced their first Android-powered tablet capable of support LTE networks in the form of the –wait for it– Optimus Pad LTE.  Running Android 3.2 Honeycomb and featuring a

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Airnbnb debuts Android application

Search and discover for 100,000+ places to stay in more than 192 countries with Airbnb’s official client.

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Oracle: Google earning $10 million a day from Android

In the ongoing sage that is lawsuits and patent infringements, Oracle has asked the courts to stay or dismiss a Java-related case against Google for upwards of 9 months. In

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Quad-core HTC Edge gets new code name ahead of MWC

Just weeks before a rumored announcement, the handset gets a new internal code name.

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Sony Ercisson teases MWC announcements

If you thought that Sony (Ericsson) was done announcing new smartphones after last week’s CES, you’re sadly mistaken.  It appears that the company still has a few things left up

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Motorola XOOM (WiFi) – Get on Board because the Ice Cream Sandwich Update is happening! (OTA)

  This morning was just like any other morning: got up early because the dog was barking to let me know that she had done her business in front of

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Modding Your New Galaxy Nexus: How To Change Softkeys

When the Galaxy Nexus first debuted and announced that the device was doing away with the traditional physical keys, I was a bit skeptical. When I saw that they had

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Samsung considering licensing Blackberry, sources indicate

According to a hot new rumor from Boy Genius Report‘s Jonathan Geller, Samsung is taking a look at licensing pieces of Blackberry’s OS. In a move that would help Samsung

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Sprint and HTC begin removing Carrier IQ from handsets

We learned from Android Central yesterday that the HTC EVO 3D was set to see an updated firmware which included the removal of Carrier IQ’s software.  The controversial feature has

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Motorola Droid 3 is now on sale

A week ago, Motorola and Verizon officially announced a new flagship device that will be the successor to Droid 3–the Motorola Droid 4. The expected price of the this new