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Motorola XOOM (WiFi) – Get on Board because the Ice Cream Sandwich Update is happening! (OTA)

  This morning was just like any other morning: got up early because the dog was barking to let me know that she had done her business in front of

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Modding Your New Galaxy Nexus: How To Change Softkeys

When the Galaxy Nexus first debuted and announced that the device was doing away with the traditional physical keys, I was a bit skeptical. When I saw that they had

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Samsung considering licensing Blackberry, sources indicate

According to a hot new rumor from Boy Genius Report‘s Jonathan Geller, Samsung is taking a look at licensing pieces of Blackberry’s OS. In a move that would help Samsung

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Sprint and HTC begin removing Carrier IQ from handsets

We learned from Android Central yesterday that the HTC EVO 3D was set to see an updated firmware which included the removal of Carrier IQ’s software.  The controversial feature has

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Motorola Droid 3 is now on sale

A week ago, Motorola and Verizon officially announced a new flagship device that will be the successor to Droid 3–the Motorola Droid 4. The expected price of the this new

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Samsung’s 2012 phones to feature all-day battery Life

Without a doubt, one of the biggest pain points for smartphone users is the battery life.  Let’s be honest here, Android devices thus far have suffered from some less-than desirable

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T-Mobile and Walmart add unlimited web to Unlimited Talk & Text plan

Geared toward families and first time smartphones buyers, the Walmart Family Mobile plan now includes unlimited data.

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Verizon debuts $199 16GB Droid Razr

Leading up to the new iteration, the carrier removes the 16GB microSD card and shaves $100 off the price of the Droid Razr.

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HTCDEV Announces Official Bootloader Unlock on Six More Handsets

Installing custom software is a large part of the Android ecosystem. Obtaining root, flashing custom recoveries and ROMs are a way of life for the Android hacker.  Official bootloader unlocking

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Woz admits Android does things better than iPhone

Although he still carries the iPhone 4S as his main handset, Steve concedes that Android is making serious headway over Apple.

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Vantage FX droidTrader Now Available for UK Investors

London based Forex traders can now manage their current stock market activity while on-the-go using their favorite Android device. Vantage FX UK announces the release of a new Android application, Vantage FX

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LG may be first to get third generation of Google TV

Rumor has it that Google is looking for a partner for it’s third generation TV software based on Android, and that LG may be it. However, Google said on its

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Is Asus planning launch a Transformer Prime 3G?

The Asus Transformer Prime, which was recently updated to ICS, is certainly a powerhouse in the Android tablet world. Currently, the Prime is Wi-Fi only, and if you are expecting

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Beyond Black and White: Which color phone would you carry?

More often than not we find ourselves buying a black smartphone with either silver or grey accents.  Sure, there’s the occasional white handset or special edition of an existing handset,

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White Samsung Galaxy Nexus spotted in the UK, coming to the States?

We recently saw AT&T’s Galaxy SII in white, and it’s undoubtedly beautiful. Not surprising to many, its long lost cousin, the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, also looks pretty rad in white. It