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New Android 4.0.3 ROM found for Galaxy S II (I9100XXLPB)

A new Samsung ROM based on Android 4.0.3 has been found and when we say new, it’s pretty current stuff.  Dated just a few days ago (January 29), it’s said

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Dropbox releases beta with sync incentives, auto photo backup

Dropbox has released a new beta version of their immensely popular backup/cloud-storage solution this week, tossing in a few goodies along the way.  New in the v2.0.9 release is the

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Google proactively hunting down malware in Android Market with ‘Bouncer’

Google puts to bed any doubts that they don’t police the Android Market.

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Spacetime Studios begins teasing Vampire MMO ‘Dark Legends’

Spacetime Studios has begun teasing the next release in their popular Legends series of MMO games for Android.  Expected to arrive in March at the annual Game Developers Summit, Dark

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Rhapsody bows tablet-optimized version of music app

Rhapsody has today released a full-featured and tablet-optimized version of their Android application.  Designed with tablets sized 9inches or larger and running Honeycomb (3.0+), the app features a magazine-like layout

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Gameloft debuts standalone Gameloft Live application

Gameloft makes it even easier for Android gamers to stay connected with each other.

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MetroPCS extends $40 rate plan to 4G LTE Android devices

MetroPCS, in an effort to rope in more 4G LTE smartphone buyers, has decided to extend its $40 4G LTE rate plan to all of their device.  Previously, consumers with

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Win Pepsi MAX for life from Yahoo! this Super Bowl weekend

How would you like to win yourself a free, lifetime supply of Pepsi MAX?  Well, someone is going to do that this weekend so it might as well be you,

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Google Docs updates tablet UI, adds offline support

Let’s face it, Google Docs never was the prettiest nor most functional app on Android and that’s quite a shame. Being an official Google app, you’d at least expect it

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Honeycomb on a Budget: Sprint debuts the $99 ZTE Optik

Sprint’s latest tablet brings very respectable hardware at a price that’s hard to refuse.

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Qualcomm pulls in record-breaking revenue in first quarter

Mobile hardware monolith Qualcomm reported their first quarter earnings yesterday with an understandable amount of gusto. Despite a venerable position in the market and years of growth and experience, Qualcomm

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HTC addresses Wi-Fi bug affecting a number of handsets

Multiple HTC handsets were found to have a WiFi exploit however a fix has been rolling out over last few months.

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NFL releases Super Bowl app for those attending the big game

It’s the New York Giants versus the New England Patriots this year (Giants all the way, for anyone who cares about my opinion), and the NFL wants to make sure

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Samsung to launch Samsung Galaxy S II Plus?

Earlier today, Samsung confirmed that they dont have plans to launch a Galaxy S III, which is a bit disappointing because all of us were expecting it. Samsung is still

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Huawei Honor pops up at FCC, possibly AT&T bound

As Huawei moves toward the U.S. market, the Huawei Honor was spotted in an FCC filing, with AT&T’s 3G and HSPA+ bands. While that doesn’t mean that it’s destined to AT&T, there’s a