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Sprint responds to AOSP support inquiries for the Galaxy Nexus

  A lot of users have been asking Sprint about their support (or lack thereof) for the Galaxy Nexus in AOSP. Sprint has responded to those inquiries, and, in the

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Nexus Q gets the XDA treatment: root it, unlock it, ROM it, love it

When the Nexus Q was first announced by Google, it was no secret that they were encouraging hackers to get their hands on it. Google said they wanted rommers, modders,

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Android Jelly Bean 4.1 given to Android Open Source Project

Jean-Baptiste Queru has announced that Android’s latest version, 4.1 Jelly Bean, has been released to the Android Open Source Project. This is a major step for JB, and it allows

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Verizon expands LTE market through NY and GA

In order to bring customers a better LTE experience, Verizon has expanded their LTE market in both NY and GA. The new markets include: Syracuse, NY Cicero, NY Clay, NY

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Google to announce Q2 earnings July 19th

Google has announced that their Q2 earnings call will be taking place soon. The earnings themselves will be released July 19th, and will be followed by an earnings conference call

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Staples offering Nexus 7 tablet, shipping mid-July

The 16GB version of the Nexus 7 tablet is available for pre-orders on Staples’ website.

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LG prepping quad-core smartphone with 10-megapixel camera

LG is planning a new smartphone with a quad-core processor and a 10-megapixel camera, according to details picked up by TheNextWeb. It’s being reported that LG Electronics chairman Koo Bon-moo

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Verizon Galaxy S III delayed a few days, now due July 12

Retail availability is delayed by two days, however pre-orders are said to be shipping now.

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Rumor: T-Mobile’s Samsung Galaxy S Blaze Q due August 15

T-Mobile’s next Samsung smartphone looks to be a mid-range QWERTY.

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No need to worry: Exploding Samsung Galaxy S III found to be user error

Remember a few weeks ago, when we reported that someone’s Galaxy S III had exploded internally and melted straight through the casing? Well, folks, it looks like Samsung had a

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Sony Xperia S Android 4.0.4 ICS source code released

If you’re a ROM developer, then you know that source code is a good chunk of the proverbial sandwich that is ROM creation. For those developing on the Sony Xperia

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Galaxy Nexus returns to Play Store with extended shipping time

The Android world was all a’buzz with the Galaxy Nexus last week, due to the fact that a sales ban was put in place. Google and Samsung immediately began working

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Solarmonkey Adventurer review

Camping or spending extended periods of time away from a power outlet? You’ll want this monkey on your back.

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Nexus 7 review

With the Nexus 7, Google raises the bar for Android tablets and consumer expectations.

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Amazon smartphone rumored for release in 2012

Amazon is readying an Android smartphone for release in 2012, according to Bloomberg.