Full Details of LG Ally Confirmed, Pre-Order Start this Week

It seems we now know everything there is to know about the LG Ally. Except for price that is.  A couple of presentation slides made their way into the hands of BGR early this morning and they pretty much fills in all the blanks.  The handset is due out May 20th, but pre-orders will start... Read More

Rumor: T-Mobile myTouch 3G to Get Sense-Flavored 2.1

Here’s one we missed last week…  Techland is reporting that the refreshed myTouch 3G from T-Mobile will see Android 2.1 once testing is finished.  Techland’s Peter Ha interviewed Andrew Sherrard, the VP of Production Innovation for T-Mobile, who indicated that the handset will ...

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Sprint Follows Verizon’s Lead, Bails on Nexus One

Say good bye to the CDMA Nexus One.  Like Verizon did a few weeks back, Sprint has opted to drop the Nexus One from its future handset roadmap.  Why, you ask?  Well, the EVO 4G is going to be a considerably beefier phone with (presumably) a similar price point.  According Gizmodo, a Sprint rep ...

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Samsung Galaxy A Demonstrated in Video

The recently released Samsung Galaxy A found itself getting the unboxing and hands-on treatment thanks to YouTube user ZerobrownKim.  For those not familiar, the Galaxy A features a 3.7-inch AMOLED PLUS touch display, a 5 megapixel camera, and 8GB internal memory. While the phone is powered by ...

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Hey Developers! Save 30% With Pragmatic Programmers’ Android Books

If you are an aspiring Android developer looking to pick up some tutorials and best practices, you may want to swing by The Pragmatic Bookshelf.  The 3rd edition of Ed Burnette‘s “Hello, Android” is now available and readers can save 30 percent off their purchases.  Simply ...

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Dolphin Browser HD: Browsing Made Wonderful

The Android browser war got a little bit more interesting over the weekend with the release of Dolphin Browser HD.  Building on the previous version (2.5), Dolphin adds a host of new features, including add-ons, multi-touch, and tabbed browsing.  Be sure to click here for a full list of ...

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US Cellular Scores Samsung R880 “Acclaim” in Exclusive Deal

Chicago-based US Cellular recently announced an exclusive Android handset deal with Samsung.  Following on the heels of their recent HTC Desire news, US Cellular will offer the Samsung Acclaim sometime “around July”.  While there are no pictures to share as of yet, we know what the ...

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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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