Swype updated to be more powerful and personal than ever

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Nuance on Wednesday announced that a new version of its wildly popular Swype keyboard is available in the Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore. More powerful and personal than ever, features now include bilingual support, continuous dictation, and customized keyboards (size, layout, tablet, ...

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Rhapsody Radio updated with more customization

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Rhapsody recently announced an update to its Android app that brings users more customization and personalization to their listening experience. Partnering with The Echo Nest,  a music intelligence platform company that provides music services to developers and media companies, Rhapsody users ...

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[Giveaway] Samsung Galaxy S3 Wallet Case by BAK

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UPDATE: Congratulations to Kyle Finton, Mehdi Nahro, Tim Laplace, and Annie Marie Larson! AndroidGuys is launching a Samsung Galaxy S III BAK Wallet Case Giveaway Contest! That’s right folks, we’re giving away four (4) FREE BAK CASES to Galaxy S3 Owners!!! The BAK Case, (the name ...

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OtterBox Defender Series and Holster Case for Samsung Galaxy S4 (Up to 42% OFF)

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Are you among the millions of Samsung Galaxy S4 owners looking to protect against scratches, drops, and scuffs? You’re likely already familiar with Otterbox and their well-received and well-reviewed line of cases for smartphones and tablets. Today we’re highlighting the Defender ...

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Verizon announces new budget-friendly Ellipsis 7 tablet for $250, ships November 7th

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Cost of tablets got you down? Verizon has an answer for you cost-conscious Android fanatics with their new Ellipsis 7 tablet. The carrier has announced their first self-branded Android tablet with the following specs: 7-inch 1,280 x 800 IPS screen 1.2GHz quad-core processor 8GB of expandable ...

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Get This Look: Colorful Elegance

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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Google fixes “Nexus 8″ on Android website

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Just a few days ago, every Android fan went crazy when they saw something on Android website – and people called it the Nexus 8, but we said this is probably not the Nexus 8, and just yet another bad photoshop. And guess what? we were right as Google just fixed it on Android’s ...

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Things looking up for T-Mobile as Un-carrier snags another million subscribers in Q3

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T-Mobile US, Inc. today reported third quarter 2013 results demonstrating that its Un-carrier strategy is successfully delivering results. The company has aggressively focused on eliminating customer pain points and it is subsequently seeing continued growth in its total and branded customer ...

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Archos 101 XS 2 announced for December

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Archos is a known brand in US for making affordable tablets with an attractive design and competitive features. Today, they announced the Archos 101 XS2 – a successor to the Archos 101 XS we reviewed last year. Although the design of the tablet is same as the predecessor, but there are ...

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Amazon gives Android developers Analytics and A/B Testing services

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Amazon today announced another pair of tools aimed at helping developers create the best mobile app/game experience. Available immediately, both Analytics and A/B Testing services are offered as a free, single SDK. One helps keep an eye on how one experience works against others while the other ...

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Google details Smart Caller ID feature in Android 4.4 KitKat

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The Smart Caller ID feature that was added in Android 4.4 KitKat may be smarter than we previously thought. Yesterday Google laid out more details for the new feature via a Google+ post. As we mentioned last week, Smart Caller ID will help you identify businesses you don’t have in your ...

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Cloud.tv’s Dayframe goes open beta ahead of formal release

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The Cloud.tv team has announced that the official release of Dayframe is but one week away. The app, which provides a screensaver experience for your Android device, arrives in the Google Play Store on Tuesday, November 12. The Dayframe experience is somewhat like that of Facebook Home but with ...

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Happy 6th anniversary to Android and AndroidGuys

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Just a quick note to let everyone know about a little milestone that might be of interest. Today marks the 6th anniversary of the announcement of Android and the Open Handset Alliance. What’s more, it’s also the birthday of this site, AndroidGuys. I started AndroidGuys as a blogger ...

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Google’s latest venture Helpouts is official

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Google has officially taken the veil off it newest venture, Helpouts.  Designed to connect people with problems to people who can help solve them which all takes place through Google Hangouts where you can video chat with people about literally any problems you have. The price depends on the ...

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Droidcon 2013 Speakers Update and Coupon Code

  Just like the previous two years Droidcon, one of the leading international congresses for Android development, is coming to Amsterdam again in less than three weeks. This year’s edition features an impressive speakers list from all around the world and lasts three instead of two days. ...

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