Jelly Bean powers one in four Android devices

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Nearly one year after it was announced, Android 4.1+ powers one out of every four Android devices. The monthly developer dashboard figures are out and it shows that while  Jelly Bean accounts for 25% of all devices it trails Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (29.3%) and Gingerbread 2.3 (39.8%). ...

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Image of ‘HTC First’ Facebook Phone leaked ahead of April 4 event

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The first official render of the HTC Myst may have just leaked online, if the latest image from @evleaks proves to be legit. Known as the “HTC First” this is widely expected to be the name of the Facebook Phone that gets announced later this week at the April 4 event. HTC first, ...

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Verizon intros LG Lucid 2 for April 4

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Verizon today announced that the LG Lucid 2 will join the carrier’s lineup on April 4. Pricing is listed as free with two year agreements, however the actual details are relatively light. Really, the announcement came in the form of a Verizon blog post. For a more clear idea as to what is ...

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DigiTimes: Android-based notebooks (Androidbook) could arrive later this year

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Yes – we’re reporting on another DigiTimes article, so… buyer beware. Reportedly, Google will introduce an Android-based notebook, or “Androidbook” later this year. Rumored for either the third or fourth quarter of the year, this project could gain momentum now ...

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Ematic Genesis Prime, the $80 Google Certified Jelly Bean tablet

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Ematic today announced the Genesis Prime tablet, an $80 Jelly Bean experience that features Google’s official Play Store blessing. Offering full access to the Google suite of apps, the 7-inch tablet ought to be more than enough to satisfy those just dipping their toes in the Android ...

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Buzz Launcher lets you apply other users’ home screens

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You’ve probably noticed that we highlight a home screen look and feel every week on AndroidGuys. Called Get This Look, it’s our way of sharing some of the more cooler designs created by users from around the world. As one of our most popular categories, it tells us that you love to ...

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Sprint taps $199 HTC One with April 19 debut

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Sprint today announced that the HTC One will arrive on April 19. Priced at $199.99, the phone will be offered in pre-orders starting from Friday, April 5.  The HTC One will come in either black or silver colors and feature 32GB of storage. Don’t forget that you can save at least $100 on ...

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AT&T: HTC One arrives on April 19 with $199 price tag

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Pre-orders begin starting from April 4 for the 32GB and 64GB models.

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AT&T reported to begin pre-orders of HTC One starting April 5

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We’ve yet to hear from any of the major wireless carriers as to when the HTC One will be offered, but that doesn’t mean we’re completely in the dark. Today sees the the first glimmer of hope for the HTC One as it pertains to pre-orders and pricing. According to Engadget, the ...

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AT&T to sell Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 LTE on April 5

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AT&T today announced that the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 LTE will be available starting from April 5. Available as standalone for $399, the tablet can be added to one of AT&T’s shared data plans. On the other hand, you can also pick it up for $249, provided you agree to a two-year ...

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Facebook Home experience to be compatible with other Android models

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New details for the Facebook Home experience suggest that the app/launcher could be offered across other Android smartphones. The team at Android Police have been able to rip into the APK/ROM for the HTC Myst. As expected, the Facebook Home experience looks to be a more fleshed out home screen ...

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List of Google’s April Fools Day Jokes

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Yes, today is April 1st and that means you’re advised to be on alert. There are plenty of opportunities to fool you… or at least attempt to fool you.  Google, as is their wont, will often put together a number of April Fools Day blog posts, announcements, and “new ...

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AT&T will be exclusive provider of 64GB HTC One

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AT&T will be the sole provider of the 64GB (internal storage) HTC One, according to a YouTube video posted by the carrier. You’ll notice that there are two mentions of the storage capacity for the HTC One in the clip, each time referencing 32GB and 64GB options. In both cases, the ...

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LG D801 scores highest GLBenchmark to date

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An unannounced LG D801 smartphone looks to be one of the most powerful devices to date, according to recently uncovered GLBenchmark GPU benchmarking scores. Found to be running Android 4.2.2, the LG handset also figures to have a  Snapdragon 800 (MSM8974) processor and Adreno 330 GPU . Screen ...

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WSJ: Facebook’s Android announcement is home screen experience

There is no Facebook phone. According to the Wall Street Journal, Facebook’s upcoming Android announcement is actually more of a home screen experience and not an actual device. That rumored HTC Myst? It’s just the first device to come from a partner, which, in this case is HTC. The ...

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