Peggle Arrives as Free Amazon Appstore Exclusive

PopCap Games released their third Android game in less than two months today in the form of addictive puzzle game Peggle.  Following on the heels of Chuzzle and Plants Versus Zombies, Peggle arrives as a free Amazon Appstore exclusive.  Thanks to its nearly 75MB file size, the game must be ...

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Verizon Set to Offer Tiered Data on July 7

Verizon is ready to add their name to the growing list of carriers offering tiered data plans come next month. According to information passed to Droid-Life, Verizon will be offering up a trio of options to customers in 2GB, 5GB, and 10GB plans.  The rates will be slightly higher than what ...

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Adobe Updates Flash Builder 4.5 and Flex 4.5

Adobe has announced updates to their Flash Builder 4.5 and Flex 4.5 software today, making it even easier for developers to write once, deploy (nearly) everywhere. These latest releases can be found as either individual apps or as part of the Creative Suite 5.5 Web Premium and Master ...

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Sony Ericsson Details Gingerbread for Xperia X10

Sony Ericsson has offered up additional details for the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for the Xperia X10 today, keeping it on track for an early August release.  According to the SE product blog, the Gingerbread update will keep the camera UI found in the Éclair release as well as as adding in ...

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Huawei Announces 7-inch Honeycomb Tablet ‘MediaPad’

Huawei has officially announced their MediaPad today, a 7-inch, dual-core Honeycomb tablet.   Specifications include a dual-core 1.2GHz  processor, a 5-megapixel camera on the rear, front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera, and HSPA+ (14.4Mbps) support.  There’s also Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n), microSD ...

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Nielsen Report Tells Us We Don’t Really Need Unlimited Data…Yet

The latest Neilsen report concerning mobile data is out and it sheds light on how much data smart phone users are consuming.  They find that usage has increased 89% across the board for smart phones.  Among the heaviest users of data, your typical Android consumer gobbles up roughly 582 MBs per ...

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HTC Using Google Goggles to Promote Sensation 4G

HTC has become one of the latest companies to embrace having their marketing efforts “Goggles Enabled” to help generate interest in the products.  Some of you may recall five companies (Buick, Disney, Diageo, T-Mobile and Delta Air Lines) jumping on board with the technology back in ...

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Motorola Mobility Unveils XT883 ‘Milestone 3′ for China

Motorola Mobility announced the third model in their popular Milestone series of handsets today, giving official clues as to what we can expect out of the Droid 3.  China Telecom is slated to offer this thinner, faster XT883 when it’s released later in the third quarter (Q3 ’11). ...

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Sony Starts Teasing Tablets with First of Five Planned Videos

Sony may not have even have names for their upcoming tablets, but that won’t stop them from flipping the “on” switch for their hype machine.  The company has released the first of five planned videos for the “Sony Tablet” and it’s almost all tease.  We ...

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Panasonic Unveils Rugged 10.1-inch Toughbook Tablet

Panasonic announced an enterprise-grade Android tablet today, expecting it to land in the market later this year.  Called the Toughbook tablet”, it will be rugged and durable and offer consumers a 10.1-inch screen and integrated active stylus support.  Perfect for business users who work ...

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Samsung Reminds us Galaxy Tab 10.1 Arrives Tomorrow with New Promo [VIDEO]

In case you might have forgotten, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 arrives stateside tomorrow, June 17th, across a number of retail channels.  If you’re interested in picking one up for your or your daddy (Father’s Day is Sunday!), they’ll be available at Best Buy (online, ...

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Tapjoy Announces $5 Million Android Fund to Encourage App Porting

Tapjoy wants developers to port their applications and games over to Android.  So badly in fact that they are launching a new program today, supported by a $5 million fund.  We’re not just talking about paying developers outright as they are also providing development support and testing ...

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AT&T’s Latest Infuse 4G Ad is Another Unfortunate, Yet Hilarious Spot [VIDEO]

AT&T and Samsung really want you to know how big and beautiful the screen is for the Infuse 4G.  We can hardly blame them considering it’s 4.5-inches of pure Super AMOLED Plus sexiness.  The latest commercial features another animal and an unfortunate outcome for our protagonist, much ...

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New LG Handset Leaks with Unique Slider QWERTY Design

A new LG handset with T-Mobile branding and a unique form factor has been spotted in the wild.   There is no official name for the device yet but we have an idea as to what we’re looking at.  We’ll get to that in a moment.  This phone was spied at a London event where Orange and... ...

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Burn the Rope Hits Android Market

The very popular and ultra-addictive game Burn the Rope has come to Android today.  Available for free on any handset running 1.6 or higher (virtually everyone!), the puzzle adventure game features 112 levels at launch.  The graphics are super sharp and game play is easy to pick up. ...

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