ADzero to usher in new era of bamboo smartphones?

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Of the myriad benefits to going Android, one in particular affects every user: the choice of hardware. Unlike with Apple devices, Android users have a wide range of different styles and form factors to choose from to fit their individual needs. Android’s open nature in this respect also ...

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HTC Velocity bringing 4G LTE speeds to Vodafone Germany

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  HTC has confirmed plans that they will be bringing a 4G LTE experience to Germany with their new Velocity handset. Known in other parts of the world as the Raider and Vivid, the hardware includes a 4.5-inch qHD display, dual-core 1.5GHz CPU, 1GB RAM, and 16GB storage. Powered by Android ...

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Vonage intros app with free calling, texting to other users

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Skype gets some competition with Vonage's free mobile-to-mobile and mobile-to-Vonage client.

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LG teases Optimus Vu, a 5-inch Android with 4:3 aspect ratio

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LG has begun teasing the internet with their next big smartphone, posting a short and mysterious video online. When we say big, we mean Galaxy Note and Dell Streak big. According to the details, this new LG Optimus Vu is a 5-inch Android smartphone with a rather unorthodox 4:3 aspect ratio. ...

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Microsoft OneNote Mobile Hits the Android Market

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Microsoft OneNote is part of the Office suite many professionals use on a daily basis. OneNote lets you create, store and share ideas or information in a single, easy-to-access location. According to the OneNote blog, it seems as though you fellow Android users have been begging to use this on ...

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Mutating Trojans could pose a threat to Android users

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  From social networks to banks accounts, smartphones carry our most private and delicate information. For this very reason, security is one of the hottest topics in the Android ecosystem, andthe newest threat reported is marking the beginning of a new malicious era – mutating ...

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Rdio users rejoice as update brings lots of needed features

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For the past couple of years, Rdio has been one of the major players in the cloud-based music scene. Along with their lovely website player, they have apps on Android, iOS, and Windows Phone 7. Over time though, it seemed like the website and the iOS app were getting the majority of the ...

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ICS making its way to Lenovo ThinkPad in May

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The Lenovo ThinkPad, released last year, is currently running Honeycomb, but word on the street is that Lenovo will officially launch an Ice Cream Sandwich update for the ThinkPad in May, so expect to see a notification update in May. The update will be over-the-air and it will bring all those ...

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HTC posts Q4 earnings, disappointment follows

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HTC has released their Q4 records from 2011, and sadly it doesn’t look very good. Q1, Q2 and Q3 were fairly good for the Taiwanese company, but we think HTC is probably a little disappointed with their Q4 results. Their total revenue was 102.4 billion Taiwanese dollars (that’s ...

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T-Mobile setting 4G phones, tablets free for Valentine’s Day

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T-Mobile today unveiled a new promotion for this coming Saturday, February 11, which will see all of their 4G smartphone and select tablets going free.  If you’re in the market for a myTouch series handset, a Galaxy S II, or Springboard tablet then you won’t want to miss this ...

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Google Chrome Beta hits Android

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Google marries their popular browser with their popular mobile platform with a beta app.

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AT&T throttling users at just over 2GB of data?

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Top 5% of data users are said to consume 12X as much as the average guy... but 2GB? Really?

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Verizon to offer double data, Droid Razr BOGO deals on February 10

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Verizon is expected to bring back their popular double data promo this weekend, giving consumers more 4G LTE bang for their buck.  Much like the previous go ’round, the plan allows consumers to get 4GB of data for $30 per month, as opposed to the standard 2GB offering. This is said to ...

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Verizon announces $199 Droid 4 for February 10

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The thinnest and most powerful QWERTY 4G phone arrives in but a few days.

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NPD Group: Nearly 3 in 5 first-time smartphone buyers choose Android

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According to new data out of the NPD Group, nearly 3 out of every 5 new smartphone buyers are picking up Android devices. The information collected over the fourth quarter of 2011 tells us that people prefer Android 57% of the time, followed by iOS with a 34% share. Now before you say, ...

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