Comparing the iPhone 5 to the Droid Razr Maxx HD

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Apple’s big, annual smartphone release, the iPhone 5, is out and ready for your consideration.  But, with so many other options available from Android manufacturers, should you look to Apple? Is the 4-inch display and 4G LTE version of what amounts to last year’s phone worth your ...

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Comparing the iPhone 5 to the HTC One X

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Apple’s big, annual smartphone release, the iPhone 5, is out and ready for your consideration.  But, with so many other options available from Android manufacturers, should you look to Apple? Is the 4-inch display and 4G LTE version of what amounts to last year’s phone worth your ...

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Comparing the iPhone 5 to the Galaxy S III

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Apple’s big, annual smartphone release, the iPhone 5, is out and ready for your consideration.  But, with so many other options available from Android manufacturers, should you look to Apple?  Is the 4-inch display and 4G LTE version of what amounts to last year’s phone worth your ...

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Might LG announce U.S. details for Optimus G on September 18?

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If you’re one of those people who look to press images for clues as to potential launch dates, then you might expect LG to announce details for the Optimus G.  CNET believes that this could be the case, given the fact that LG has an event scheduled for September 18.  As to whether or ...

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Samsung may deliver Android 4.1 to Galaxy S II in November

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Samsung may be gearing up to deploy Android 4.1 Jelly Bean to the Galaxy S II in November, according to new details.  It appears that once they wrap up the Galaxy S III update in October/Novemberthen Samsung will move on to the previous model.  Of course, this looks to be a general list with ...

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Samsung Galaxy S III review (Sponsored Post)

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What we liked: The Samsung Galaxy S III is heavy on hardware, but even heavier on experience. The leading-edge specs easily put it at the top of the Android mountain, however its the personal touches that will see this phone selling like hotcakes. Room for improvement: A little slipperier than ...

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Google: Android eclipses half billion activated devices

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Google has officially seen 500 million Android devices activated since the release of the G1 back in fall 2008.  According to Google’s own Hugo Barra, the monumental figure was achieved yesterday, September 11, 2012.  At a confirmed rate of 1.3 million devices per day, we figure it will ...

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This Day in Android: LG announces first Android handset (2009)

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Can you believe that it was three years ago today that LG announced their first Android-based smartphone, the LG-GW620? Seems like only yesterday (single tear from cheek). For reasons unknown, the handset didn’t even have a catchy name, just the strange model number.  Nevertheless, it was ...

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In Brief: Other Android stuff worth knowing (Sept 11)

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In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, and Android-related news tidbits, which for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys.  These are things that we still feel are worth knowing, even if in a passing manner.  Consider it a grab-bag of Android goodies. ...

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HeroCraft debuts its steampunk, fantasy puzzler The Tiny Bang Story

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Some of you might have heard this, but HeroCraft recently released its popular PC and Mac game, The Tiny Bang Story, on Android. As a gorgeous blend of steampunk and fantasy, the game offers players over 30 brain teasers and requires that they solve riddles and puzzles.  Why?  Because that is ...

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Dyzplastic previews Series 3 of Android collectibles

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Say hello to 8-Ball Huster.  This fella is the first of the upcoming Series 3 of the ultra-collectible Android vinyl figures.  With the new batch of Android goodies set to hit retail in the next few weeks, the Dyzplastic team has started teasing us with design previews. Our shipment is arriving ...

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Multi-client chat app imo adds NFC support, enhanced location sharing

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Multiple chat and Instant Message app imo have announced that they have released an updated version of its Android app.  The new version (2.7.5) sees the integration of two key location-based components, Near Field Communication (NFC) and location sharing.  Should you ever run into another imo ...

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Sony details camera technology in Xperia V

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Sony is pretty sure you’re going to like the camera technology that’s found in their new Xperia V smartphone.  Why?  Because it makes for a better image quality than in the past (less haze, parallax issues) as well as a thinner and lighter handset.  The tech is called ...

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Samsung confirmed to deliver Android 4.1 to Galaxy S III in October

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Samsung today confirmed that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update will be coming to the Galaxy S III in October.  Speaking today at the UK launch of the Everything Everywhere (now just ‘EE’) 4G LTE network, Samsung advised that the flagship handset will pick up the latest version of ...

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News360 debuts new design and personalization options for tablets

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News360 today announced that they’ve released a refreshed version of its Android tablet application.  Available in the Google Play store immediately, the 3.0 client brings new customization and personalization features as well as a totally refreshed design.  As one of our favorite news ...

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