Office Depot now offering $199 Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet A1

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Office Depot has grown their Android tablet lineup by at least one more this week, adding the Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet A1 to the roster.  Available online and in stores around the country, the Android 2.3 Gingerbread tablet sells with a $199.99 retail price.  Features include a 7-inch ...

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Strategy Analytics: Users want larger smartphone displays

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Bigger is better when it comes to smartphone display according to a recent Strategy Analytics report.  When given a number of prototype design models to choose from, the firm found that 90% of users polled gravitated toward units with screens larger than their current handset.  So what size is ...

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Video Review: Audiobooks.com for Android

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If you’re a fan of audiobooks (who isn’t?)  and happen to own an Android device (who doesn’t?) then you’ll definitely want to check out the Audiobooks.com experience.  Rather than offering up an app to download, Audiobooks.com lets users visit their website from any ...

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Review: Satechi R1 Arm Series smartphone and tablet stand

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Say what you want about how heavy the Motorola XOOM is, or how bulky the tablet feels but  I don’t notice at all. Nor do I mind.  I’ve been using the Satechi R1 Arm Series metal stand for my XOOM and it’s brought an entirely new experience to my work life.  I rarely find ...

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Verizon only releasing LTE smartphones in 2012

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Verizon appears to have closed the door on their 3G smartphones plans and instead only wants to focus on next-generation connectivity.  A story in the Wall Street Journal today advises that the carrier expects to only offer 4G LTE devices in 2012. What’s more, Verizon plans to push ...

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HTC confirms 16 Android handsets for Ice Cream Sandwich

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HTC lists both U.S. and international models expecting to be served a dish of delicious Ice Cream Sandwich.

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Asus and Google launching Nexus Tablet in May?

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A lot of talk is going on in the Androidosphere about a rumored Google-Asus Android tablet. Word on the street is that Asus will launch the first ever “Nexus” tablet,” which is rumored to be a 7-incher running the latest version of Android (whispers are going around that ...

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Eldar Murtazin claims Galaxy S III is complete, touts monster specs

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By now, you might consider the Samsung Galaxy S III to be vaporware, but there is still hope, according to Eldar Murtazin. If the rumors are true, it will be worth the wait. The ceramic housing Murtazin speaks of is only one of the awesome features on the GSIII. Other rumored specs include one ...

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Huawei Prism for T-Mobile leaked, crosses FCC

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A few weeks ago, an internal T-Mobile image was leaked, and it showed us the HTC Ville and Huawei Prism, along with a possible April release. Now the Prism has finally made it to the FCC, and the guys over at TmoNews got their hands on a leaked shot. Right now, not much is known about the... ...

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Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 tablet hits FCC sporting 9.7-inch screen and ICS

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  More tablets, that seems to be the clamoring of the masses these days. So, in response, Lenovo has passed the new IdeaTab S2109 through the FCC for approval, and it comes with the following: 9.7″ screen 4:3 aspect ratio Android 4.0 ICS OMAP CPU Possible: 4 speakers with SRS ...

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Google IO tickets to be $900, go on sale March 27

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West-coast developers will need to wake up extra early if they want get in on the action.

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T-Mobile expands 4G network, talks LTE versus HSPA+84

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T-Mobile today announced that they are continuing to expand their 4G network into new markets and speed up data connectivity in others.  A blog post from CTO Neville Ray tells us that select markets in Texas, California, Wisconsin, and Missouri will have access to 4G data speeds.  Additionally, ...

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Will the Nexus S ever get Android 4.0?

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       I have a Nexus S 4G on Sprint. And I’m mad as heck. Well… not mad, but frustrated. It has been nearly 5 months since Android 4.0 was announced at a special event in Hong Kong. My girlfriend and I waited, stayed up, watched it and fell in love with the update.... Read More

Motorola’s ICS timeline not so kind to U.S. Razr owners

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The hardware maker doesn't seem to be in a hurry to deploy 4.0 to a number of smartphones or tablets.

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Samsung officially deploys Android 4.0 to Galaxy S II

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The handset maker announces that Ice Cream Sandwich is being dished to the international versions of the Galaxy S II.

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