Swype Releases Official Statement on Distribution

We've all done it, in one way or another. Downloaded a Swype.apk file to give Swype's amazing keyboard a try. Found a Swype.apk and sent it to our friends. But the fact is that some aspects of distribution are illegal according to Swype Inc.'s copyrights. Swype has released an official ...

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Samsung S5830 Headed to MWC?

We've gotten a few leaked images of yet another Samsung Galaxy S device. It's the S5830, and word has it that we'll see it at Mobile World Congress next month.

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Acer Liquid Mini Passes FCC, AT&T-Bound?

The Acer Liquid Mini has just passed FCC certification, and it's using AT&T's 3G bands. Of course, this doesn't confirm that the Mini will be on AT&T, but I wouldn't bet on it going anywhere else.

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Samsung Shooting for 60 Million Smartphones sold in 2011

Samsung sure is gutsy. J. K. Shin, a Samsung Mobile rep, told Korea Times in an interview that Samsung is aiming to triple its smartphone sales this year. In 2010, Sammy sold 20 million smartphones. In 2011, They're shooting for 60 million.

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SwiftKey Updates Keyboard, Now Optimized for Tablets as Well

SwiftKey is an amazing keyboard. I was an alpha tester from day one, and it's come a long way. It's eye-pleasing, easy to use, and it just works. Well, the SwiftKey team has updated their keyboard, and they've included some awesome tablet functionality.

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[UPDATE] Samsung Vibrant Plus to Bring Froyo, 21+ Mbps, Anger?

We've just gotten word from our friends over at TmoNews about a (sorta) new Samsung device coming to T-Mobile, and it's sure to upset a lot of people. It's the Vibrant Plus, and it's essentially an upgraded version of the original Vibrant.

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LogMeIn Android App Tweaked for Tablets

If you've never used LogMeIn, you're missing out. LogMeIn's Android app allows users to view their desktops from an Android device. Until now, it was only designed with smartphones in mind. But LogMeIn has recognized the tablet trend, and they're not wasting any time.

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Galaxy S2 to be Unveiled at MWC?

Ahh, the Galaxy S2. We've heard whispers of the successor to the original Galaxy S, and it looks like we finally have a date, or at least a time frame, for its release. Rumor has it that the Galaxy S2 will be shown off at Mobile World Congress, which is in Barcelona next month.

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WikiTude is Best Augmented Reality Browser

Augmented reality is really an advanced concept. It's not advertised nearly enough, though. Well, it's getting a little recognition today. Augmented Planet held an awards competition of sorts, to name the best augmented reality apps. W

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Samsung SCH-R910 to be MetroPCS’s First LTE Device?

We've found some shots of a new Samsung device that's rumored to be headed to MetroPCS. The only name we have to go on at the moment is the mmodel number, SCH-R910. It's essentially another Galaxy S phone, with a few exceptions: it runs Froyo, and it has CDMA and LTE radios.

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RUMOR: Ice Cream to be 2.4, Summer Release?

I know what you're thinking: "Honeycomb was just announced last week, and now we're hearing Ice Cream rumors?" Well, yes.

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MSI Android Tablet is 10.1 Inches of Goodness

[Tablet_AIO_Image_FINAL] MSI has pulled off the covers for its WindPad 100A tablet. It runs Android (unclear which version) with a 10.1-inch touchscreen, GPS, and of course WiFi. There's also some 3G compatibility, but no announcements regarding carriers.

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Trend Micro Releasing Android App at CES

Trend Micro is a respected and well-organized antivirus software company. They primarily work with computers, but we’ve just gotten a press release from them, and it looks like they’re jumping on the Android train. Trend Micro will be releasing their Android app at CES today. Some ...

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Motorola XOOM Announced!

It's the moment we've been waiting for since Andy Rubin showed off a curious little tablet at the D: Dive Into Mobile conference. That's right, Motorola has officially announced the XOOM tablet for Verizon.

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Moto Droid Bionic Announced for Verizon

We've been hearing a lot about a few LTE Android devices for Verizon, like the HTC Thunderbolt (aka Incredible HD) and of course the Moto XOOM tablet. But Motorola apparently had another trick up its sleeve, and it's called the Droid Bionic.

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