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Foodspotting 3.0: “It’s like Pandora for food”

Listen up foodies, there’s a new app in town.  Okay, so it’s a new release of an already popular application.  Foodspotting 3.0 landed in the Android Market this week, bringing

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Android near 50% Market Share in latest comScore results

The comScore MobiLens service pushed its latest findings from the October to December 2011 trends. The study surveyed more than 30,000 subscribers across the United States. They found Samsung to

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Gnarly dude! Sony and Billabong team for special edition Xperia Active, exclusive content

Sony Ericsson today announced that they have partnered with Australia’s surfing and sports clothing brand Billabong. Why?  Because they can.  That, and because they want to expand the reach of

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Picture of Asus TF300T leaks, Transformer Prime successor?

Asus hasn’t even got rid of all the bugs in the Transformer Prime and yet there’s another Transformer on the way bearing the codename TF300T. Given the fact that the

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Xiaomi makes MIUI ROM and Applications Open Source

Xiaomi is a Chinese tech company most notably known for its MIUI version of Android. MIUI is based on Android v2.3.7 and CyanogenMod v7 sources. With its iOS look and

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New Android 4.0.3 ROM found for Galaxy S II (I9100XXLPB)

A new Samsung ROM based on Android 4.0.3 has been found and when we say new, it’s pretty current stuff.  Dated just a few days ago (January 29), it’s said

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Dropbox releases beta with sync incentives, auto photo backup

Dropbox has released a new beta version of their immensely popular backup/cloud-storage solution this week, tossing in a few goodies along the way.  New in the v2.0.9 release is the

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Google proactively hunting down malware in Android Market with ‘Bouncer’

Google puts to bed any doubts that they don’t police the Android Market.

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Spacetime Studios begins teasing Vampire MMO ‘Dark Legends’

Spacetime Studios has begun teasing the next release in their popular Legends series of MMO games for Android.  Expected to arrive in March at the annual Game Developers Summit, Dark

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Rhapsody bows tablet-optimized version of music app

Rhapsody has today released a full-featured and tablet-optimized version of their Android application.  Designed with tablets sized 9inches or larger and running Honeycomb (3.0+), the app features a magazine-like layout

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Gameloft debuts standalone Gameloft Live application

Gameloft makes it even easier for Android gamers to stay connected with each other.

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MetroPCS extends $40 rate plan to 4G LTE Android devices

MetroPCS, in an effort to rope in more 4G LTE smartphone buyers, has decided to extend its $40 4G LTE rate plan to all of their device.  Previously, consumers with

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Win Pepsi MAX for life from Yahoo! this Super Bowl weekend

How would you like to win yourself a free, lifetime supply of Pepsi MAX?  Well, someone is going to do that this weekend so it might as well be you,

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Google Docs updates tablet UI, adds offline support

Let’s face it, Google Docs never was the prettiest nor most functional app on Android and that’s quite a shame. Being an official Google app, you’d at least expect it

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Honeycomb on a Budget: Sprint debuts the $99 ZTE Optik

Sprint’s latest tablet brings very respectable hardware at a price that’s hard to refuse.