Android Edges Apple for Smart Phone Market Share (US)

The Android train keeps gathering steam as evidenced by the latest report from The NPD Group. According to their estimates, Android has eclipsed Apple for second place in the United States in market share, behind Research in Motion. Android sits at a 28 percent share while RIM commands 36 ...

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ZumoDrive Connects Android Users to Their Content from Anywhere

Zumodrive, providers of a unique cloud-based file access system, announced the release of their Android application earlier this week. For those unfamiliar, ZumoDrive creates virtual drives on your devices which can then access cloud-stored files as if they were installed locally. Users can ...

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T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide Unboxing

Check out some of the pictures below which come courtesy of The Droid Sector.  This marks the first time we get to see what the retail box and accompanying accessories look like.  It’s obvious that T-Mobile cares about this handset and has taken great care in designing the packaging.  ...

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Download This!: Twitoc

Twitoc is one of those apps that you see and then ask yourself why you haven’t seen it before.  It’s based around twitter but in a more simplistic manner than we’ve seen before.   It’s not here to compete with Twitter, Seesmic, or Twidroid.  Rather, it’s here to ...

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Will Google Latitude be a Foursquare Killer?

Check this out.  Google Latitude has three times the number of active users as Foursquare.  Crazy, right?  In fact, Latitude has grown 30 percent per month since 2010 started and sits at three million active users.  On top of that, another five million people have signed up, but aren’t ...

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Watch Google I/O From Your Desk

Can’t make it to Google I/O on May 19th and 20th?  That’s alright, there are thousands of others just like you. Fortunately, Google is going to be broadcasting the two-day event live via YouTube.  This way all of you aspiring developers and Google lovers can get a look at the great, ...

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Language Translation Added to Google Goggles (v1.1)

The latest version of Google Goggles (1.1) is out and it brings the wonderful translation feature that was demonstrated back at Mobile World Congress.  With Goggles, users can now take a picture of a word or phrase and have it translated on the fly.  Check out the video below for more on how it ...

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Tag, Create, and Share Your World with Tagwhat

Colorado-based Tagwhat has just launched their new augmented reality app/service/experience for Android. Using the free application, users can place digital tags anywhere and everywhere. Want to share a great deal on the patio furniture you just scored? Take a picture, tag it, and share it! ...

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ARCHOS 7 Announced, First Large Screen Android Tablet Under $200

Today find Archos formerly announcing their ARCHOS 7 home tablet which aims to bridge the gap between smart phone and desktop computers. With its 7-inch touch screen (800×480) and sleek form factor, the tablet connects via WiFi hotspots and provides access to the Internet. Stay in touch ...

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UK Motorola Milestone Gets Android 2.1

UK customers with Motorola Milestone owners take notice.  Your Android 2.1 upgrade started rolling out today!  You can download the update manually from http://direct.motorola.com/hellomoto/support/update/ or you could wait a few days for an OTA version. Enjoy your new features like live ...

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Intel Atom Processor Supports Android, Runs up to 1.5 GHz

The race is on for faster, more capable processors in your smart phone. Intel’s new Atom (Moorestown) processors are out and they’re pushing the envelope forward. The new chips can run in speeds up to 1.5GHz for smartphones and up to 1.9GHz for tablets. Compatible with Android, ...

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Clearwire Expecting WiMAX-capable Samsung Phone in 2010

At one point during Clearwire’s first quarter earnings call yesterday the topic of WiMAX-capable phones came up. It was mentioned that both Samsung and HTC were expected to release handsets capable of supporting the new 4G service. 

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Shhhh! SlingPlayer Mobile for Android in Private Beta

For a few months now, we have heard rumblings about SlingMedia and their Android plans.  An early look demo was shown off back in March leading many to believe a beta release was right around the corner.  Well, we’ve turned that corner.  But don’t tell anyone, okay?  SlingMedia ...

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KeyesLabs Fights App Piracy with Automatic Application Licensing

KeyesLabs, makers of Screebl and Screebl Pro, have found their apps getting rather popular.  Great news, right?  Unfortunately, it’s not.  Developer and founder David Keyes estimates that after nearly 100,000 downloads, roughly 70% of them are pirated copies.  So, to combat this issue, ...

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Official: Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Will Get Android 2.1 in Q4

Good news for you Sony Ericsson fans out there – the Xperia X10 will be getting Android 2.1 later this year. Officially.  The Sony Ericsson blog tells us that a UXP update will roll out in the fourth quarter of 2010 for the entire X10 family of handsets.  Yes, this means the X10 mini ...

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