Track, Analyze, and Compare Bicycle Rides with Strava

Cycling enthusiasts have another biking app to put on their radar with Strava landing in the Android Market late last week. Like its iPhone counterpart before it, lets users track speed, power, distance, and climb from their handsets while on the go. Using the GPS found in Android smart phones, ...

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Samsung Mobile Singapore Outs High-Res Images of AT&T Galaxy Attain

The Singapore division for Samsung Mobile has accidentally outed the first high-resolution images of AT&T’s Galaxy Attain.  The Ma Bell-branded version of the Galaxy S II doesn’t have a launch date but that apparently doesn’t matter.  Come to think of it, there ...

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Sprint’s Mid-Range Samsung Conquer 4G Expected Late July

Additional details surfaced over the weekend for an upcoming Samsung handset headed to Sprint. Previously known only by its model number SPH-D600, the phone is expected to be called the Samsung Conquer 4G when it arrives July 24th. Specifications include a 1GHz processor, 3.1-megapixel camera, ...

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GiqueGear ‘Smart Station’ is Handy Hybrid Carrying Case

I’d like to turn your attention a company called GiqueGear (pronounced Geek Gear)and their Smart Station carrying case/phone stand hybrid.  These guys have come up with what I think is a unique approach to protecting and carrying your Android handset. I was somewhat hesitant to try out a ...

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Get Your Newspaper Fix with PressReader

About two weeks into playing with my Motorola XOOM, I realized that my Android usage was starkly different on tablet than it is on a handset.   The types of applications I was using on a 10-inch tablet were more geared to consumption of data.  Be it magazines, books, web, or news apps, I ...

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Adobe Peers into the Future of Linked, Location-Based Apps

How cool would it be to arrive at a museum and have your phone tell you that there is an official app designed to walk you through the halls?  Acting as a virtual tour guide, the app would tell you all about the pictures and sculptures in the halls. While that application would be awesome,... ...

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Amazon Stocking up on Digital Magazines Ahead of Android Tablets?

Could Amazon be adding a bunch of digital magazines to their repertoire in anticipation of their Android tablet launch?  It certainly looks that way. According to a website called Beyond Black Friday, the online giant has been busy lately, offering up a host of new Kindle versions of magazines. ...

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Living Vicariously: Watch Motorola and Sprint Luncheon Event [VIDEO]

Motorola and Sprint took to New York yesterday where they announced a renewed partnership and unveiled a pair of new Android smart phones in the process.  Press releases and images were immediately made available and paint a good picture as to what to expect.  Later in the day, Sprint dropped a ...

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Samsung’s Galaxy Tab Commercial Lands Online with Obligatory iPad 2 Burn [VIDEO]

Well, the official Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 “commercial” has landed on YouTube and as you’d expect, there’s a dig at Apple.  And really, why not?  You gotta pull out all the stops when you’re trying to differentiate yourself from the competition.  It just so happens ...

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U.S. Cellular Pledges Another Seven Android 2.3 Smart Phones, HTC Tablet for 2011

U.S. Cellular just let loose with their device lineup as it looks for the remainder of the year, and there’s plenty of Android to go ’round.  The carrier is looking to debut no less than seven Android smart phone and at least one 7-inch tablet from HTC over the next few months. ...

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Thousands of Androids Invade Antwerp as HTC Kicks Off New Products

We can’t even begin to process the amount of time and attention needed to set up HTC’s latest PR move but we applaud them.  The handset/tablet maker recently took to Antwerp Central Station where they placed thousands of branded Android figures throughout. These were their unique ...

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T-Mobile Brings Bigger Than Life Angry Birds to Barcelona [VIDEO]

If you are looking to draw attention to your smart phone lineup, app store, or web store, nothing works better than Angry Birds.  Check out the video below where  T-Mobile (DT) went and set up a larger-than-life display of Angry Birds in Barcelona last month.  Then watch what happens as some ...

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Motorola Throws in Free Bluetooth Keyboard with XOOM for Limited Time

Motorola wants you to consider scooping up a XOOM Wi-Fi tablet for Father’s Day or as a gift for that graduating high school student.  To twist your arm a bit, they are tossing in a free Bluetooth keyboard for anyone who purchases the Android 3.1 tablet between now and noon (12:00 EST) on ...

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WildTangent, T-Mobile USA Planning Android Game Rentals

WildTangent and T-Mobile USA have announced plans to offer a service which will benefit both Android developers and consumers.  Going live ‘later this year’, the service will let users rent games and try them out without any purchase obligations. Using WildTanget’s WildCoins ...

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Spiceworks Mobile Comes to Android, to Delight of IT Pros Everywhere

To the delight of IT professionals all over the world, Spiceworks, Inc. rolled out an Android version of their mobile application today. The free application lets more than 1.5 million potential users connect with peers, access help desks, and manage their IT networks directly from Android ...

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