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Samsung announces Android 4.0 for Galaxy line

Samsung’s blog has a post up today which outlines the various models expected to see an Android 4.0 update in the new year.  According to the device maker there are

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Skype 2.6 for Android brings photo and video sharing

Microsoft, since purchasing Skype, has launched several updates for their Android application, and today another one is being released. This update brings the video calling ability to different Android devices. Skype

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Droid RAZR MAXX spotted in Verizon system?

There are some teaser photos being tossed around on Picasa, and it looks as though Big Red already has another Droid branded RAZR in the pipeline. We’ve got a picture

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AT&T accepts defeat, withdraws bid for T-Mobile USA

Oh, what a glorious day (at least for T-Mobile users) it is! After more than eight months of court hearings, opposition from Sprint and the DOJ, and massive online protesting,

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AT&T poised to carry modified Samsung Galaxy Note in early 2012?

The gigantic Samsung Galaxy Note may find itself arriving in the United States in early 2012 rocking support for AT&T’s LTE network.  The handset, which features a 5.3-inch Super AMOLED

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Is Google prepping a Nexus tablet?

Might Google be preparing to enter the Android tablet game with an officially-backed tablet much like the Nexus handset series?  Depending on how much you read into the context and

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Sprint announces trio of Glu Mobile ID Packs

Sprint has unveiled a trio of new Sprint ID Packs today, all of which are packed with games from Glu Mobile.  Depending on what kind of gaming interests (family-friendly, casual,

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Cricket announces $250 Huawei Mercury

Cricket today announced their next Android smartphone , unveiling the $250 Huawei Mercury putting it on sale immediately. As the most powerful device in the carrier’s lineup thus far, the

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Google announces Ice Cream Sandwich update for GSM Nexus S devices

It would appear the only thing that delayed Ice Cream Sandwich from rolling out to you Nexus S owners was Verizon. Now, just a day after Verizon released the Galaxy

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EPSON launching Android powered-device at MWC?

A lot of big companies are accepting Android as a formidable OS, and it seems Epson is now planning to throw their hat into the ring. AndroidAndMe is reporting that

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How to: view core Android Java sources in Eclipse

I don’t know why this is not really showing in Google Search results, but if you want to step through the core Android Java code in your Eclipse project, finally

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White Samsung Galaxy Y Launched in UK

At IFA, Samsung introduced a lot of new devices like the Samsung Galaxy Y, which was first available in black. Now the phone is being launched in UK by Phones4U, and they’ve launched

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LG Spectrum Press Shots Leaked

A few days ago, we showed you the first leaked render images of LG Spectrum, the rumored successor to the LG Revolution. Well, the leaked shots weren’t very clear, and we

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U.S. Cellular drops all smartphones under $100 for last-minute shoppers

Last-minute Christmas shoppers looking to score a deal on U.S. Cellular handsets are in luck as the carrier just announced a promotion which drops the price of all smartphones.  Effective

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Qualcomm Stadium to become Snapdragon Stadium for 10-day period

In an effort to create public awareness over their new mobile processors, Qualcomm has announced that San Diego’s Qualcomm Stadium will be getting a temporary new name.  Starting with the San