AT&T and T-Mobile submit FCC application for spectrum transfer

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Remember the catch in AT&T’s proposed acquisition of T-Mobile USA? The contract that was agreed upon stated that should the deal fall through, AT&T would pay $3 billion to Magenta, as well as transfer $1 billion of wireless spectrum. Of course, AT&T withdrew their bid from ...

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Sony Ericsson Kumquat to launch as Sony Xperia U?

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You may remember that leaked roadmap that we got our hands on last week, with several Sony Ericsson Android devices listed. One of them, the SE Kumquat (not a name we were particularly fond of to begin with), has resurfaced, and sources are reporting that it’ll be launched under the name ...

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LG X3 render leaked, Tegra 3 & 4.7-inch display shown off

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We’ve seen quite a few quad-core Android devices so far this year, from tablets to smartphones. Among them, the HTC Edge, the rumored Meizu MX, and the Asus Transformer Prime are some of the most notable. It seems that LG, not wanting to miss out on the quad-core party, is readying the ...

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Verizon and Motorola launch Droid Razr Maxx, Droid Razr to get a purple paint job

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Verizon and Motorola released the Droid Razr just a few months ago, praising it as the thinnest smartphone in the world (until today, that is). They’ve just announced a successor in some respects to the Razr, and they’re dubbing it the Razr Maxx. If you remember, the Maxx popped up ...

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Toshiba launches Excite X10 at CES, redefines the term “sexy tablet”

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Toshiba hasn’t been too involved in the Android tablet world, save for the launch of their Thrive last year. It looks as if they’re aiming to change that in 2012, and they’re starting it off with a bang. Meet the Toshiba Excite X10, the latest in gorgeous Android tablets. Once ...

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Lenovo impresses at CES with Android

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The magic that is CES is starting a bit early, thanks to Lenovo. They’ve unveiled several new Android devices, and each is just as impressive as the next. Let’s start with what everyone wants to see: tablets. Lenovo announced the IdeaTab S2 10, which is packing a 10-inch display, a ...

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Breaking: Google to manufacture their own processor for Android devices?

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Here’s something we haven’t heard about. Apparently, the geniuses at Google are working on a Google-branded processor and GPU, perhaps to create some unity in Android devices. Rumor has it that this processor will be shown off in the next Nexus device. While this is sudden, it does ...

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Sony Tablet S drops to $399

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Sony’s Tablet S, which never saw a lot of marketing to begin with, has just been cut by $100, so the 16GB model can now be had for just $399 (previously $499). The 32GB model was also reduced, and is available for $499 (previously $599). This follows Sony’s “temporary” ...

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A few Android apps to keep your New Years resolutions going strong

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If you’re like me, you set New Years resolutions for yourself right around this time. It might be to quit smoking, work out more, be more independent, or maybe even to sleep in more. It’s no secret that most of us can never follow through on these goals, as they fade away by the ...

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Meizu planning to launch quad-core MX in 2012?

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According to Chinese blog Techorz, Meizu is readying a killer Android device for the new year. Not much is known, but the device, which is being referred to as the Meizu MX, is said to be packing a Samsung Exynos 4210 quad-core processor and Ice Cream  Sandwich. This is reportedly coming ...

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HTC to give users extra DropBox storage with ICS?

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We just got word from a reader (thanks, Tristan!) that’s quite interesting. He installed the Sensation Ice Cream Sandwich ROM that we told you about yesterday, and upon logging into DropBox, received the above email. He was surprised to learn that he’d been given an additional 48GB ...

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AT&T accepts defeat, withdraws bid for T-Mobile USA

Victory!

Oh, what a glorious day (at least for T-Mobile users) it is! After more than eight months of court hearings, opposition from Sprint and the DOJ, and massive online protesting, AT&T and Deutsche Telekom have decided to drop the merger of AT&T and T-Mobile USA. Cue the celebrations! Now, ...

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Coby launching line of ICS tablets at CES

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Coby has just announced that they'll be releasing five ICS tablets at CES in January. Will they be able to hold a candle to the competitors?

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Swarm LLC releases free social SDK for Android developers

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Swarm LLC has just released a social SDK for Android developers, with tools like leaderboards, achievements, and even cloud storage.

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FriendCaster update brings photo editing to Facebook users

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With its latest update, FriendCaster for Android devices became the first Facebook app to incorporate photo editing tools. Have you tried FriendCaster yet?

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