HTCDev releases new APIs for Android developers

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Developers have new tools to take advantage of Beats Audio, lockscreen intregration, and more.

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Samsung Galaxy S III reportedly on track for April release

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Word on the street today is that Samsung’s much-anticipated Galaxy S III is slated for a March announcement followed by an April launch. The news of this comes from ZDNet Korea who allegedly confirmed the time frame with Samsung’s advertising and marketing firm Cheil Worldwide. The ...

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Samsung moves 2 million Galaxy Notes

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Samsung has already sold two million Galaxy Notes in the few months since it made its late fall debut.  According to an article on Forbes from a few days ago, Samsung is hoping to sell 10 million of the 5.3-inch handsets by the end of 2012. We’ll have to wait a bit to see just... Read More

OnLive Desktop arrives with full Microsoft Office and Adobe Reader support

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OnLive released a new Android application into the market today which should appeal to business users and students alike.  Called OnLive Desktop, it’s premise that somewhat resembles their gaming app and service already available in multiple formats.  In this case it’s ...

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Skitch for Android adds map annotation, save to SD, more

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Skitch, the recently acquired Evernote property, just keeps getting better with each incremental Android update.  This week’s release sees the ability to mark up maps with notes, arrows, pins, and other shapes.  In addition to that, there’s also a much-desired option to move the ...

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AT&T: We’ll throttle ‘Unlimited’ plans at 3GB for 3G, 5GB for 4G LTE

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AT&T today confirmed exactly where it is that they will reduce data speeds for their unlimited data plans.  In a statement provided to CNET, the carrier advised that 3G users will see a slowdown (throttle) at 3GB of data usage whereas 4G LTE subscribers get 5GB before reduction.  Those ...

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Baseball season begins as MLB.com At Bat 12 steps up to the plate

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Batter up! Baseball season is officially underway as our favorite sports app returns for 2012.

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SugarSync updated with new sharing, management features

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SugarSync just dropped an update to their application in the Android Market today which makes it even easier to manage and share files through the cloud. Chief among the features in the 3.5 update is the ability to share files and entire folders with others across social networks like Facebook ...

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Best Buy knocking $50-$100 off EVO line through March 4

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We just got word from Best Buy advising that they will be discounting all of Sprint’s EVO product line for the next few days.  Starting today (March 1) and running through March 4th, Best Buy will take anywhere between $50 and $100 of the entire series of phones.  For the most part this ...

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Google Wallet app gets update includes “core system fixes”

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A software update has been issued for the Google Wallet Android application this week and includes “core Wallet system fixes” among the notes.  Unfortunately the reviews for this 1.1-R52v7 release indicate that prepaid card issues are still plaguing the app and users are still ...

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Google Wallet expanding to 10 additional Sprint devices in 2012

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Vice president of Google Wallet and Payments, Osama Bedier, indicated this week that Sprint Nextel plans to expand Google Wallet support across “at least 10 additional phones” this, starting with the LG Viper.  Although Google is still in discussions with other carriers and hardware ...

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T-Mobile to offer quad-core, stock Android 4.0 variant of HTC One?

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With all of the official HTC news coming out of Barcelona this week we were pleasantly surprised to learn of a few new rumors.  One such leak was that Sprint is expected to offer a variant of the HTC One later this spring, possibly under the name of HTC Jewel.  Considered a codename for now, ...

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U.S. Cellular’s Samsung Galaxy S II goes on sale

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U.S. Cellular just dropped us a line to advise that their version of the Samsung Galaxy S II is now available online for $229.99 after $100 mail-in rebate.  Hitting stores tomorrow, March 1st, it’s pretty much the same device we’ve come to see at bigger carriers.  Standout features ...

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Toshiba to launch Excite 10 LE on March 6

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Toshiba’s second generation 10-inch tablet, the Excite 10, is expected to go on sale at select U.S. retailers on March 6th, one day ahead of Apple and their new iPad announcement.  Arriving as the Excite 10 LE, the Android 3.2 Honeycomb tablet will be offered in 16GB ($530) and 32GB ...

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T-Mobile skipping HSPA+82 in favor of LTE network

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T-Mobile USA’s Andrew Sherrard has confirmed that the wireless carrier has dropped plans to build out an HSPA+82 network and has instead opted to focus on LTE. Of course this is more than a few months off as T-Mobile hasn’t quite finished building up its 42Mbps network. Even thought ...

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