AT&T to Sweeten Data Plans on January 22nd

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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 doubles the data. In a few days the $15 per month 200MB data plan will be bumped up to $20 and deliver 300MB. (Overage ...

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Elektrobit Android Device Platform Wins Technology of the Year Award

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

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

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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

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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 silly – selling devices for a loss – is actually turning out to be rather profitable for Amazon. ...

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Sony Ericsson 2012 roadmap surfaces with a dozen Android devices

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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

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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 dual-core 1.5GHz processor, the Optimus Pad LTE also boasts an 8.9-inch 1280 x 720 True HD IPS ...

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Airnbnb debuts Android application

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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

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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 the letter submitted to the courts, Oracle listed what they believe to be Google’s earnings from Android. According ...

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

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

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Sony Ercisson teases MWC announcements

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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 their sleeves for next month’s Mobile World Congress.  A “save the date” email has gone ...

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

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  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 the bathroom AGAIN so I could step in it barefoot.  Then I booted up the old XOOM to get my morning on with my fresh... Read More

Modding Your New Galaxy Nexus: How To Change Softkeys

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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 completely shunned the search button, I was even more so. As someone who constantly uses that particular button, I was also ...

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Samsung considering licensing Blackberry, sources indicate

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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 create added features for their Android smartphones, it opens up the idea of integrating Blackberry messenger. ...

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Sprint and HTC begin removing Carrier IQ from handsets

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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 been a hot topic over the last few months with many users wanting the ability to opt out of the service.  It ...

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Motorola Droid 3 is now on sale

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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 phone was also leaked. The Droid 4 will be out soon enough, but if you think it’ll be out of your budget and ...

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