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Waze 3.0 arrives with redesigned look, social integration

Community-based GPS and traffic application Waze was updated to a 3.0 release today, and boy does it look sharp.  Featuring a completely redesigned look and feel, Waze 3.0 is gorgeous,

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B&N readying yet another Nook for spring

A New York Times article from late last week tells us that Barnes & Noble is putting the final touches on yet another Nook product.  Expected to for Spring 2012,

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Amazon offering a slew of AT&T Android smartphones with drastic discounts

Heavily discounted handset include more than a dozen penny smartphones!

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The Swarm: A short film shot entirely on Xperia smartphones

If you find yourself with ten minutes to spare and have a hankering for some “found footage” sci-fi, then you’ll want to to check out the video below.  Called The

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Safely announces one billion family checks, new features

Safely, the digital parenting arm of Location Labs, today announced that they’ve powered more than one billion family location checks since its debut.  Spread across millions of phone on AT&T,

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Samsung to air first-ever Super Bowl ad for Galaxy Note

The company’s first Super Bowl ad in 71 years of history will air in the fourth quarter.

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Samsung Epic 2 shows up on CelleBrite, launching soon?

There’s no better way to start the week than with a blurry photo and information about a new upcoming Android smartphone. The device in the photo above is supposedly the

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Asus to launch PadFone at Mobile World Congress?

  If you remember, Asus introduced the PadFone, a tablet/smartphone hybrid, last year. Although we haven’t heard much about the PadFone in quite some time, MoDaCo has some juicy news

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New details confirm Verizon’s plans to offer shared data packages

New details have emerged which confirm that Verizon is getting closer to announcing shared data plans.  You know what we’re talking about here – a bucket of data that can

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Samsung to tweak Galaxy Nexus CPU, camera?

Is Samsung going to tweak the Galaxy Nexus for Sprint, and possibly other carriers?  If recent benchmarks are to be believed then yes, that’s exactly what they’re going to do.

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T-Mobile prepares to bid farewell to half dozen Android handsets

T-Mobile has started clearing their shelves in an attempt to make room for new smartphones and tablets.  As you know it’s a new year and we’re expecting a host of

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Kindle Fire Neck and Neck with Galaxy Tab

Android Tablets are quickly catching up with iPads and TabClones for market shares, and we have our non-Google 7-inch powerhouse the Kindle Fire to thank. It’s blazed past all competitors

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Registration Open for Sprint Galaxy Nexus

Are you looking for unlimited LTE data on Google’s latest flagship phone? If you answered, “heck yes” (like myself), you can now register for information updates for Sprint’s iteration of

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$300 Samsung Galaxy Note arrives at AT&T on Feb 19

Samsung this morning announced that the big, beautiful Galaxy Note arrives at AT&T on February 19th with a $299.99 price tag.  Pre-orders begin this coming Sunday, Feb. 5 with delivery

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Samsung announces Galaxy S Advance for international markets

Samsung today announced another member for their Android-based Galaxy series of handsets in the form of the Galaxy S Advance.  Expected to arrive in February, the smartphone runs Android 2.3