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Gameloft releases free version of UNO in Android Market

Gameloft has just dropped us a note, advising that they have released a free, ad-supported version of UNO into the Android Market.  It appears to be the exact same experience

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Dual-core 2GHz Samsung Exnyos 5250 expected in just a few short months

Samsung has unveiled their latest System-on-chip (SoC) this week, trumpeting the arrival of the Exynos 5250, a dual-core 2GHz chipset.  Expected to be used in high-end tablets, the Samsung chips

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LG gives Android customers 50GB of free storage through Box.net

LG and Box today announced a partnership which will see the handset maker giving their Android consumers 50GB of free cloud-based storage.  Those who own an LG Android device are

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Nielsen: Android leads U.S. market with nearly 43 percent share

The top three hardware makers for Android in the United States are HTC, Motorola, and Samsung.

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Put a Kindle Coaster or Tablet Coaster under your tree this year

NewPCGadgets, the guys behind the incredibly simple yet handy Smartphone Coasters, recently reached out to us to alert us to their new Kindle Coasters.  Looking much like a larger version of

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Motorola Droid Bionic Now Available for $199

Verizon has dropped the price of the Droid Bionic this week, knocking $100 off the cost only three months after it made its debut.  The carrier is touting it as

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Sonos announces system software update, adds Android tablet support, Slacker Radio, and more…

Sonos has announced a major software update bringing their system software to version 3.6 and adding quite a few features. With a simple one button update, users of Sonos Wireless

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Galaxy Nexus expected to receive Flash Player and AIR support in December

We can cross off another perceived flaw of the Galaxy Nexus. Many were worried that Flash wouldn’t make it onto the Galaxy Nexus but we now have confirmation that it

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Elfster brings Secret Santa to an Android device near you

Whether you like it or not, gift giving is a holiday tradition, a tradition that some take more seriously than others. Such is the case for online Secret Santa organizer

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Updated Slacker Radio app includes compatibility for Ford SYNC Applink vehicles

Slacker today released an updated version of their Android application which provides compatibility with Ford SYNC AppLink vehicles.  This means that if you happen to own a newer Ford Fusion,

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Google Maps 6.0 goes indoors with mall, airport maps, and more

Google today unveiled its latest version of their popular Android application, Google Maps, adding support for inside malls and airports.  Now, instead of seeing a generic outline of places such

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Lenovo debuts three new Android tablets

Pricing and launch details remain to be seen, however we’re optimistic for low-cost alternatives to other Android tablets.

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ASUS Transformer Prime launching next week?

After the announcement of Ice Cream Sandwich, we saw the first ever smartphone running the OS and then later, ASUS revealed the first Android 4.0 powered tablet, the ASUS Transformer

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HTC Ville render image leaked, sleek design shows off thin frame

Okay folks, it’s that day of the month when we tell you about the latest leaked HTC device, and today we are going to tell you about the HTC Ville.

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Black Friday was kind to Amazon

Another Black Friday has come and gone and the buying season is officially in full swing.  While we wait to hear just how far the economy has bounced back (or