The Sims FreePlay is Now Available on the Android Market

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The Sims FreePlay was just released on the Android Market on February 15th and it seems to be quite the popular game for Android users. Over 10,000 downloads in first 48 hours is quite the achievement. The Sims franchise of games has been a hit from the beginning with users of all ages. The ...

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LevelUp paves it’s way to 4 new cities

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LevelUp, is supposedly “the better way to pay” and while that may be true, not many people have had the chance to use it. Well, they just doubled your chances by opening up in four new cities. Starting off six months ago in only two cities, Boston and Philly, LevelUp is now ...

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Future plans unveiled for US Cellular 4G LTE network

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A couple weeks ago we learned all about US Cellular’s plans to get in the 4G LTE game. Today they announced future plans for the second half of the year. An additional 3,600 cities and towns spread across urban and rural areas will have access to 4G LTE speeds. Offering data at speeds up ...

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GAMEVIL releases Zenonia 4, Baseball Superstars 2012

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GAMEVIL adds a pair of sequel titles that take advantage of today's HD Android displays.

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Sony Ericsson is dead; Long live Sony Mobile Communications

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We've been waiting months to break out the traditional proclamation!

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“Brand new” Bump 3.0 arrives in Android Market

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Three years after making its initial debut in the world, Bump 3.0 arrives in the Android Market.  Touted by the developers as a “brand new” Bump, the application has been completely overhauled and simplified.  After examining the usage habits of its millions of users, the app now ...

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HTCdev adds several devices to Unlocked Bootloader Menu

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One of the responsibilities of the HTCdev team includes providing a method to unlock the bootloader on several HTC devices. They now allow users to unlock the bootloader on over 30 devices worldwide. Last month we saw them unlock six more handsets on devices near 2 years old. This time around, ...

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NVIDIA says quad-core smartphones to ship this quarter

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Speaking on the company’s earnings call yesterday, NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang advised that quad-core Tegra 3 smartphones would begin shipping later this quarter.  Given that Mobile World Congress is only a few days off and a number of OEMs are expecting to announce quad-core handsets, this ...

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Has official Samsung ICS ROM for Galaxy Note leaked already?

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We may still be a few days away from the Galaxy Note hitting AT&T stores around the country but that doesn’t mean Samsung is sitting around twiddling their thumbs.  A new Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich ROM for the Galaxy Note has leaked online this week which looks to be the real ...

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DigiTimes: Android 5.0 Jellybean to launch in Q2

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Grab your salt shaker for this one - Android 4.0 is already deemed a failure and 5.0 is but a few months off!

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Say it ain’t so: Samsung to axe the 32GB GSM Galaxy Nexus?

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If you’ve been passing up the 16GB GSM Galaxy Nexus for the larger 32GB that’s been looming around the corner, you may want to rethink your decision. Rumor has it that Samsung has halted production of the 32GB GSM Galaxy Nexus, possibly due to production costs. XDA forum member and ...

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U.S. Cellular offers sweet deals for new customers

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When people are searching for a new smart phone they usually head to one of the four major carriers (Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile). Oftentimes the smaller regional carriers are forgotten, even though in some scenarios they may be the better choice. Many factors should go into deciding ...

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Archos Arnova 9 G2 tablet arrives in US for buyers on a budget

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In 2011 we saw tablet sales figures rise, particularly in the 4th quarter around the holidays. Motorola moved over a million units last year. Hoping to capture the hearts and minds of the budget-conscience techies, Archos has engineered a new device known as the Arnova 9 G2. With a $250 price ...

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PayPal backs out on NFC, focuses on mobile transactions

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In a somewhat surprising turn of events, PayPal has doubled back on their initial support of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, dropping the development of their NFC mobile point of sale transaction plans. David Marcus, PayPal’s VP of mobile, clarified this move by stating, ...

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Verizon trying new retail store design; much to the likes of Apple Stores

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Verizon Wireless currently holds one of the best positions among the 4 major carriers in the US. Arguably, it has one of the best services and devices in the American market, but it seems like their retail store designs need a bit more work. Verizon plans to fix this issue, and is currently ...

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