Get Your Own Yellow Jersey with Official Tour de France 2011 Game

Extra Live announced today that the official Tour de France 2011 game has arrived (last week) on Android, just in time for the final stages of its real world counterpart.  Players choose their own team of riders and manage them over the 21 stage race, using real-life cycling tactics and stages ...

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WildTangent Game Service to Include Titles from Glu, Halfbrick, and GameHouse

WildTangent, gearing up for their Android-based game service, just shot us an email with details on some of the more notable participating developers.  Expected to launch with T-Mobile later this year, WildTangent’s game service lets players buy credits called WildCoins which can be used ...

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T-Mobile Announces New Value Plans with Data in Mind

T-Mobile USA announced new ‘Value’ rate plans today, giving customers even more options to choose from. Taking effect this Sunday, July 24th, the plans will be available in single-line and multi-line flavors and should pair up quite nicely with Android smart phones.  T-Mobile ...

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Netflix Adds Additional Android Support – Now at 23 Phones, 1 Tablet

Netflix has quietly grown the number of officially supported Android devices this week, hitting two dozen products.  The makeup is most certainly lopsided at twenty-three handsets and one tablet – a tablet that won’t even be here for a few more weeks.  Ah well, such is life.  While ...

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Digitimes: HTC, Samsung and LG Prepping 42Mbps Smart Phones for T-Mobile

Digitimes is reporting today that HTC, Samsung, and LG are all working on handsets capable of supporting 4G HSPA+ network at speeds of up to 42Mbps.  HTC is expected to deliver their first 42Mbps-ready smart phone at some time in the second half of the year, although we suspect other companies ...

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Samsung Executive: Galaxy S II Arrives in U.S. “Sometime in August”

For those of us living in the United States, the hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S II looks to be just a few weeks away.  Speaking to reporters today, Samsung’s president of mobile business and digital imaging, Shin Jong-kyun , said the company plans to release it in the US ...

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Lenovo Pulls Curtain Back on IdeaPad K1 and ThinkPad Tablets

Lenovo has announced a pair of new Android-powered tablets today in the IdeaPad K1 and ThinkPad. Starting today customers in the United States (other countries to follow) can pre-order one of the devices with shipping to begin for both next month (August). Both feature Android 3.1, 10.1-inch ...

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Lookout Announces Mobile Threat Network, V CAST Integration

Lookout Mobile Security has announced a new platform today designed to help automate the process in which mobile threats are detected.  It’s called the Mobile Threat Network and it is powered by a dataset of more than 700,000 apps that are scanned and analyzed in real time.  Should ...

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Sonos Expands Product Line with Compact PLAY:3

Sonos, Inc., the premier name in wireless music systems and a favorite of ours, is expanding their product line today. Available immediately, customers can now pick up a compact PLAY:3 player with a friendly $299.99 price tag.  Whereas the S5 featured 5 integrated speakers and amps, the PLAY:3 ...

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Review: BodyGuardz Armor Carbon Fiber for Galaxy Tab 10.1

Android tablets are expensive. It doesn’t matter what brand or size you go with, that thing is going to set you back a decent amount of money.  And once you have one, the last thing you want to see happen is for it to get a scratch or scuff.  Yeah, Gorilla Glass is nice for... Read More

Win a 3-Month Premium Subscription to Slacker Radio

Our friends over at Slacker Radio just gave us the go-ahead to give away some 3-month subscriptions to the Slacker Premium service.  Five copies as a matter of fact.  Why now?  Because they’re awesome, that’s why!  And really, do you need a reason to win some totally personalized, ...

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DC Comics Debuts Android App in Time for Comic-Con 2011

Comixology, makers of the super-popular comic book reader app, Comics, have partnered with DC Comics to release an official DC -branded application for Android.  Available immediately, the free application works on any Android device with 2.1 or higher.  The DC Comics app offers readers more ...

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GAMEVIL Releases Free Baseball Superstars II for Android Phones, Tablets

GAMEVIL, no stranger to awesome Android deals, has rolled out a brand new, free edition of its popular Baseball Superstars series in the form of  Baseball Superstars II.  Like its predecessors, BS II is a fully featured baseball game with a ton of replay value.  The developers have improved the ...

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Autodesk Announces SketchBook Pro for Honeycomb Tablets

Autodesk has announced a new version of their Sketchbook application, designed specifically for Honeycomb tablets.  Dubbed SketchBook Pro, the app gives users a digital canvas on which they can use markers, pens, pencils, airbrushes, and more.  The $4.99 application is the first to integrate ...

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Save on Droid 3, Droid X2 with AmazonWireless Deals of the Week

AmazonWireless.com is offering up some incredible deals this week for customers looking to grab the new Droid X2 or Droid 3 from Verizon.  This week sees the online retailer drastically discounting the touch-only Droid X2 for $59.99 with qualifying two-year contracts.  If a sliding QWERTY is ...

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