Jazz up your smartphone with a Bling My Thing case

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Bedazzle that Samsung Galaxy S III with a case that speaks to your glamorous side.

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Galaxy Nexus 2 and 32GB Nexus 7 coming?

Are you planning to buy the Google Nexus 7 but are backing off because you are looking forward to something with more storage?  Say, perhaps, a 32GB variant? Then maybe you will hear good news soon, as that may be in store.  What’s more, we have some evidence on a Nexus 2 as well. The... ...

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Get this look on your Android smartphone: XUI.v2

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One of our absolute favorite things about Android is the fact that you can bend and tweak the platform to your needs.  Sure, there’s rooting and modding for deep level personalization, but that stuff does not always concern the everyman user.  Some of just like to change the home screen ...

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Sony Playstation Mobile now available for Android devices

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The Sony PlayStation Mobile store is open and ready for your hard-earned money.  Available today, Wednesday October 3, a number of Android devices can now install the mobile gaming app and access games and other certified content.  Not entirely unlike the PlayStation stuff we saw in handsets ...

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T-Mobile issues formal announcement of MetroPCS merger

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T-Mobile USA has just published an official announcement on their company blog which details the impending merger with MetroPCS.  As they put it, the combined entity will be the “leading value carrier in the U.S. which will deliver an enhanced customer experience through a wider selection ...

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Samsung Galaxy S III Mini may launch October 11

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The rumored Samsung Galaxy S III Mini may get its official announcement on October 11, according to new details landing online this week.  A couple of international blogs have received invitations to an event slated for 10-11-12 where Samsung touts, in loose translation, “something small ...

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WSJ: T-Mobile, MetroPCS agree on $1.5 billion deal

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS have approved the combination of the two entities in what’s known as a reverse merger. According to sources familiar with the companies and their plans, MetroPCS will acquire T-Mobile USA but will be still be called T-Mobile and run by its current CEO, John Legere.

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Cruzerlite has accessories, shirts, and more for the Android lover

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Are you a proud owner of a new Android device and want to do your part to protect it against scratches, drops, or scuffs? Do yourself a favor and check out the growing line of stuff over at Cruzerlite. We’ve had a chance to test out some of their recent designs and are very impressed... ...

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B&N updates NOOK app for Android

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Barnes & Noble today announced that they’ve recently released an updated version of the free NOOK application for Android.  Head to the Google Play store today and look for v3.2 and you’ll find enhanced support for NOOK Comics, thanks to Zoom View.  What’s more, the app ...

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Pew: Android tablets near 50% market penetration in U.S.

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A new report out of research organization Pew Internet & American Life Project tells us that Android tablets have risen to 48 percent of U.S. market share.  Moving from 15 percent over the same period just one year ago, it shows that Android is finally getting serious traction in the tablet ...

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Motorola pulls its ITC lawsuit against Apple

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Motorola today pulled its lawsuit against Apple, just weeks after filing against the Cupertino-based company.  Initially centered around seven alleged patent violations, Motorola did not give any reason for the withdraw but made certain to iterate that “there are no agreements between ...

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X Tablet review

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What we liked:  The stock Android 4.0 experience is always nice as it keeps us from too much bloatware or extra software touches that sometimes get in the way of seasoned users.  The HDMI port, microSD expansion, dual cameras, and pair of mini USB ports should be enough to keep developers or ...

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Deutsche Telekom confirms intent to merge with MetroPCS

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If approved, the deal would see a larger 4th place carrier in the United States.

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OverDrive app lets NOOK owners borrow eBooks and MP3 audiobooks

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Thinking about picking up one of those new NOOK HD devices for yourself? Or maybe you’ve got a student in the house who might appreciate an older model like the Nook Color. Regardless of whether you’ve got an old model or a brand new one, you can now get your hands on some new ...

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comScore: Android inches to 52.6 percent market share in U.S.

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The latest comScore figures are out and seem to suggest that not a lot has changed over the last three months.  As expected, Android is still the top mobile platform at 52.6 percent, followed by Apple at 34.3 percent. RIM ranks third at 8.3 percent share, followed in fourth by Microsoft (3.6 ...

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