Flash on Android: Good News, Bad News

Recently, one of the hottest topics surrounding Android (and other platforms), is if and when Flash will be arriving.  We’ve seen demos and heard rumblings for well over a year, but where are are now?  Yes, there are handsets like the Motorola Devour with Flash Lite, but what about the ...

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2 Days Only – Grab Top Games at Half Price with Mobile Heist

Today and tomorrow (Feb 25th & 26th), our store is featuring a MobileHeist promotion which spotlights the developers at RESETgame.   For the next 48 hours you can grab 5 of their top-selling apps at 50%off  their normal price!  The titles, which usually go for $4.99 a piece, are Backcountry ...

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Android Phone Prices Declining Quicker Than Expected

We don’t know about you, but that’s the kind of headlines we like to see.  Thanks to a proliferation of handset makers and good ol’ fashioned competition, the prices of Android handsets is dropping faster than analysts and industry insiders expected. 

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Download This! Recordoid Dictaphone

Turn your Android handset into a handy voice recorder with Somyac’s Recordoid Dictaphone.  The free app has been around a while now, racking up over 10,000 downloads out of the Android Market.  One look at the interface and you’ll see that this is one of the most polished apps ...

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Latest AdMob Shows Android Users are Mostly Dudes

The January AdMob report (PDF) is out today and it shines a little bit of light on who the typical Android users are.  We already know that Android growth is steady, but just are the people using these phones?  As it turns out, we’re mostly Android Guys.  See what we did there?

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Get Your Top Chef and Amazing Race Fix with RealityTVBuzz

If you’re a reality TV junkie, you’ll want to check out the new RealityTVBuzz app from Buzz Network.  Filled with daily news, rumors, and hot gossip(!), the app keeps you up to date with anything and everything related to shows like Survivor, Big Brother, and The Real World.  ...

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Smartphones Partners Working on ‘College SuperFans’ Apps for over 80 Universities

Smartphones Technologies has announced that they are currently working on creating college sports apps for over 80 different universities.  The apps will bear the name of  “College SuperFans” when they arrive and will give users breaking news, live game tracking, scoreboards, and ...

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Forget Text, Use Robo.to for Video Status Updates!

San Francisco-based web and mobile app company Particle has just unveiled their Android app, Robo.to.  Forget tweets and status updates with boring text.   Using Robo.to one can record and broadcast 3-second video clips as status updates from their Android handset. Why bother reading about your ...

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SugarSync Unveils ‘Upload by Email’

SugarSync Inc., providers of  digital backup and syncing, have announced their latest feature called ‘Upload by Email’.  As the name implies, it works by simply sending an email attachment to a special email address.  The file gets applied to a dedicated folder and is immediately available on ...

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Philips’ Announces Android-Based ‘GoGear Connect’

At their Winter Media 2010 event, Philips unveiled an Android-based media player/navigation device called the GoGear Connect. Due out in the summer, the unit features a 3.2-inch HVGA touchscreen, 8GB internal memory, WiFi and GPS. Using a microphone and a WiFi connection, it would be possible ...

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Rumor: HTC Desire to AT&T, Legend to Sprint

The two new Android handsets from HTC, the Legend and Desire, appear to have their US destinations already mapped out.  According to Boy Genius Report, the Desire will be headed for AT&T when it arrives here in the states.  Rumored to maintain the Desire branding, it will also find itself a ...

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Listen Up! Podcast #41 is On Demand

Our latest podcast, #40, is in the can and available for downloads and streaming.  There was quite a bit to cover as we came out of Mobile World Congress.  Joining us this week were Sam and Nicole as well as Nick Gray (HTC Source), and Andrew Kamika (Androinica).  Lisa Campbell stopped by to ...

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Slacker Radio 2.0 Allows Station Caching for Listening Without a Connection

Slacker, Inc. has finally pulled the curtain back and announced their v2.0 of their software for Android handsets.  The big update in this new version is that Slacker Radio Plus subscribers have the ability to cache their favorite stations onto their Android phones whether or there’s a ...

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FarmVille on Nexus One Signals Death of Productivity [VIDEO]

Taimur Asad of Redmond Pie has been playing with the HTC Desire ROM on his Nexus One these last few days.  As many of you might know, it features Adobe’s Flash Player 10.1 as part of the build.  So what’s the best way to test out how well that works?  Log into Facebook and play... ...

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Rogers Scores Exclusive Deal for Acer’s Liquid e

Rogers will be the first carrier to offer Acer’s Liquid e handset in the coming spring. Not only will this be the first Android 2.1 handset in North America*, but it also marks the first Acer device to hit the continent as well. The Liquid e features a Snapdragon processor running at ...

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