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Sweet 16: Android apps for NCAA March Madness

We gather the Elite 8 apps for your bracket needs and then toss in another 8 sports apps worth installing.

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Virgin Mobile adds $99 Venture to Android lineup

Virgin Mobile has begun taking preorders for their next Android handset, the Gingerbread-powered (PCD) Venture, with expected shipping to begin March 15.  At $99 it’s pretty much all the Android

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Entry-level HTC Golf tipped in EXIF data

An entry-level HTC device has been leaked via EXIF data found in the camera’s presumed first image.  Tipped as having a codename of HTC Golf, it sounds like the handset

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Amazon Wireless March Madness: Sprint penny phones, discounted Droids

Save a bundle of money with Sprint and Verizon deals between now and March 26th.

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T-Mobile Galaxy S Blaze 4G gets March 21 launch

T-Mobile has officially given the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G a release date, listing the smartphone with a March 21 debut. Interested consumers will be able to go into select

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First image of Sony MT27i ‘Pepper’ arrives online

The first alleged image of the Sony MT27i ‘Pepper’ smartphone has arrived online and it appears to be a cross between Xperia old and Xperia new (NXT).  The presumed dual-core handset looks

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Cleveland, New Orleans, and 10 additional markets to see AT&T LTE in summer

The carrier’s 4G LTE network will grow to new markets in April, May, and early summer.

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Instagram developers: “Android version better than iOS”

As many of you know, we’ve been waiting for an awful long time for Instagram to come to Android.  Sure, we’ve gone through a number of photo filter and editing

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Save $100! Buy Sony Tablet P and XPERIA Play for $299 from AT&T

AT&T, borrowing from the Pantech strategy of bundling, has paired the Sony Tablet P and XPERIA Play in a discounted package for consumers looking to get a smartphone and tablet.

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Track all of your online orders, shipments with Slice for Android

Slice this week announced the general availability of an Android edition of their popular online shopping and tracking service. After more than 10 million downloads on iOS we can imagine

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Samsung scores 30 exclusive ‘Danger Zone’ levels in Angry Birds Space

Well, now we know more about that exclusive content that Samsung scored with the Angry Birds Space launch.  A new press release went out early this morning telling us what

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Can $90 in freebies help jump-start Droid Xyboard sales?

  If you’re subscribed to Motorola’s website then you’ve probably received an email this week, advising that the Droid Xyboard tablets were being offered with limited-time promotions.  For those who

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Sprint brings the ZTE Fury, an entry-level Gingerbread for $20

Looking to go the dirt-cheap route for an Android smartphone? This should suffice.

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Trademark filings tell us Samsung has plenty of Galaxy on horizon

Could these be clues as to the next models of Galaxy handsets or tablets for your carrier?

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NVIDIA reminds us of benefits of 4-Plus-1 chipset

Wasting no time in countering Apple’s new iPad claims, NVIDIA has gone on the offensive to tout the benefits of their Tegra 3 chipset. The company took to their blog