Google integrates Google+ functionality within Voice

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Chances are there’s not just one person that you don’t want to hear from; there are more than likely several, though that may be the cynic in me. Likewise, there’s probably people you know that fit into other groups, like “family,” “friends,” and ...

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List of HTC’s possible MWC devices leaks, we wipe the drool off our faces

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The observant reader will notice that we’re getting a bit stoked for MWC this year, but we can hardly be credited as the only ones. Our friends over at HTC Source are gearing up for the event too, and they’ve pulled together a list of potential devices that HTC might announce. ...

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NEC debuts 2012 MWC lineup ahead of schedule

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MWC is one of those special times of the year when the media and tech nerds can come and drool together over beautiful soon-to-be-iconic devices. It’s also one of those times that seems to take forever to get here. Fortunately, we get scraps of information in the interim to make the ...

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HTC makes mysterious post on Facebook, what does it mean?

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Those who follow HTC on Facebook will have noticed a rather ambiguous post this morning. The picture above was posted along with a one sentence commentary. This Sunday you’ll discover something fast. We do like fast things around these parts. The real issue that’s burning in our ...

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PowerAmp hits version 2.0.5, brings some new features

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Truth: There is no shortage of Android music apps in the Market. The most consistently popular app however, happens to be PowerAmp, and developer Max MP has brought a new update to the table which adds some new functionality. We had written about the app going to 2.0 near the beginning of this ...

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Say it ain’t so: Samsung to axe the 32GB GSM Galaxy Nexus?

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If you’ve been passing up the 16GB GSM Galaxy Nexus for the larger 32GB that’s been looming around the corner, you may want to rethink your decision. Rumor has it that Samsung has halted production of the 32GB GSM Galaxy Nexus, possibly due to production costs. XDA forum member and ...

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U.S. Cellular offers sweet deals for new customers

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When people are searching for a new smart phone they usually head to one of the four major carriers (Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile). Oftentimes the smaller regional carriers are forgotten, even though in some scenarios they may be the better choice. Many factors should go into deciding ...

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Archos Arnova 9 G2 tablet arrives in US for buyers on a budget

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In 2011 we saw tablet sales figures rise, particularly in the 4th quarter around the holidays. Motorola moved over a million units last year. Hoping to capture the hearts and minds of the budget-conscience techies, Archos has engineered a new device known as the Arnova 9 G2. With a $250 price ...

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PayPal backs out on NFC, focuses on mobile transactions

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In a somewhat surprising turn of events, PayPal has doubled back on their initial support of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, dropping the development of their NFC mobile point of sale transaction plans. David Marcus, PayPal’s VP of mobile, clarified this move by stating, ...

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Oregon Scientific announces MEEP! Android tablet, aimed at kids

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Every year (practically every month) our grown-up toys get more and more advanced. Screens get bigger, with higher resolutions, processors get faster, and cameras get better. With this progression, it’s only natural that our kids’ toys would follow suit. Oregon Scientific, creator ...

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Norton Safety Minder puts parents at ease

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Whether a kid carries Windows Phone 7, an iPhone, or an Android, the cut of their jib is measured by the strut of their phone. This of course brings into question all sorts of concerns for parents, given the amount of information and communication available with these devices. Symantec, known ...

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ADzero to usher in new era of bamboo smartphones?

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Of the myriad benefits to going Android, one in particular affects every user: the choice of hardware. Unlike with Apple devices, Android users have a wide range of different styles and form factors to choose from to fit their individual needs. Android’s open nature in this respect also ...

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Rdio users rejoice as update brings lots of needed features

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For the past couple of years, Rdio has been one of the major players in the cloud-based music scene. Along with their lovely website player, they have apps on Android, iOS, and Windows Phone 7. Over time though, it seemed like the website and the iOS app were getting the majority of the ...

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Qualcomm pulls in record-breaking revenue in first quarter

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Mobile hardware monolith Qualcomm reported their first quarter earnings yesterday with an understandable amount of gusto. Despite a venerable position in the market and years of growth and experience, Qualcomm managed to bring in enough profit at $4.7 billion to break their company record. ...

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NFL releases Super Bowl app for those attending the big game

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It’s the New York Giants versus the New England Patriots this year (Giants all the way, for anyone who cares about my opinion), and the NFL wants to make sure that anyone attending the game of games is going to have the best time ever. With this in mind, they’ve released the ...

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