Posts From Justin Marden

Justin Marden
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I've been an Android fanboy since day one, but I've never had a chance to truly express my voice and be a part of the Android Community. When AndroidGuys starting accepting applications for interns, I saw my opportunity. I joined the AndroidGuys team and haven't looked back!

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One Small Step for Man, One Giant Leap for Android?

Google’s Mobile Blog never disappoints, and today is no different. They’ve just posted some interesting pictures and a few short videos of a green Android figurine.. in space. They apparently

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AT&T Gets Direct Carrier Billing for Android Market

AT&T becomes the 2nd carrier to offer Android Market Carrier Billing for paid apps. AT&T Android users should be getting an update soon that includes this feature, as well as the new Android Market.

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[UPDATE] Incredible HD Spotted Again, This Time with LTE

The Htc Incredible HD pops up in yet another photo, but this time we can clearly see “4G” in the notifications bar. This confirms what we originally thought, that the Incredible HD is an LTE device.

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Samsung LTE Android Device for Verizon

We’ve got a shot of a Samsung LTE device for Verizon. It’s running Froyo, and not Bing!

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Google Releases Android Tips and Tricks

Most people in the Android community know what they’re doing, at least on a base level. They know how to check their Gmail, use the browser, tether their device, etc.

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HTC Incredible HD Grabs the Spotlight Again in New Close-Up Images

Ahh, the Incredible HD. We first learned about this device back in August, with nothing more than a picture and some specs to go on. It was later discovered that

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T-Mobile Outperforms in Top 100 Markets, Promises Faster Speeds

T-Mobile’s HSPA+ has outperformed all in the top 100 U.S. cities, according to a study done by an unknown independent third party. Also, Tmo has promised a theoretical 42Mbps in the new year. Interesting…

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Yahoo! IM Updated to Include Voice Calls, Still Only Works on Evo and MT4G

The Yahoo! Messenger app gets an update that brings voice calls and landscape video calling. Unfortunately, it doesn’t add support for more devices.

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Gingerbread ported to HD2 Before Most Android Devices

Gingerbread has been ported to the Htc HD2, originally a Windows Mobile device. No word on other devices getting it, but this is a step in the right direction for Gingerbread ROMs.

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NookColor Gets Easier to Root with Auto-Nooter

Ahh, rooting. What was once a complicated and tedious process has become as simple as one-click rooting, or in this case, Auto-Nooter. Yeah, it’s a funny name, but it’s a useful tool if you’ve got a NookColor. Thanks to the guys over at XDA (mainly a user named Gabrial Destruir), Rooting your NookColor has never been simpler. It streamlines the rooting process by giving the user a slew of things, like:

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LG B = Brightest, Thinnest Smartphone in the World?

LG’s newest killer Android phone, the LG B was leaked in some pictures, and it’s got one of the brightest screens we’ve ever seen.

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Dell Streak Drops to $100 at Best Buy, Being Discontinued?

Dell’s Android-equipped Streak has dropped from $299 to $100 at Best Buy. Why? Read on and find out!

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Gigabyte GSmart Rola is Low-End, Won’t Impress Many

Android may have started out big, with Nexus Ones and Droid Incredibles, but it’s winding down into a slew of low-end phones. Like the LG Optimus series, or the new

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AndroidGuys Weekly Roundup Dec. 6-Dec. 11

Join me as I cover the news from the week of December 6th through December 11th!

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Multitouch Huawei S7 Pops Up In Video

Huawei hasn’t been the best with tablets as of late, but they might be turning it around soon. Check out this video of the Huawei S7, an Android tab that’s running an unknown version of Android (most likely 1.6) and it has multitouch. Now, multitouch may not be that uncommon for us, with our Evos and Galaxy Tabs, but this is one of the higher end Huawei tablets we’ve seen with multitouch. Hopefully Huawei doesn’t contradict the whole thing by using a resistive touch screen. Only time will tell.