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Proxama unveils MasterCard NFC mobile payment reference kit

Earlier this week, Proxama unveiled their MasterCard NFC mobile payment reference kit to help companies better understand the technology behind NFC payments.  Shown off at  the Cartes convention in Paris,

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Kobo partners with Rdio, extending music to its readers [PRESS RELEASE]

SAN FRANCISCO and TORONTO, November 15, 2011 – Rdio (www.rdio.com) the digital music service created by the founders of Skype, and Kobo, a global leader in eReading with over five million users

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doubleTwist for Android receives a redesign, next major release coming in December

One of the top music players for Android has undergone a major update. doubleTwist, which broke into the Android scene over a year ago, has released a major update and

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Lucky number “Zeta” – HTC’s rumored 2.5GHz quad-core, Ice Cream Sandwich behemoth

Engadget was handed a render and some specs of a possible upcoming HTC device, compelling us to revisit the age-old question: “should I wait to buy my next smartphone?” If

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How To: Sideload apps onto Kindle Fire

Without a doubt, the hottest (pun!) new tablet on the scene right now is the Amazon Kindle Fire.  At $200 it stands to reason that this device may become the

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Syncplicity Android Launch Delivers Secure File Access and Sharing for Mobile Workers [PRESS RELEASE]

MENLO PARK, CALIF. – November 15, 2011 – Syncplicity, a leader in cloud based file management solutions for businesses and individuals, today announced the immediate availability of Syncplicity for Android. With the

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Store, share, and stream your media with new Pogoplug Cloud

Pogoplug announced their latest creation this week, Pogoplug Cloud, a service that lets mobile users store content online much like Apple does with their iCloud. Available immediately, users can sign

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Sony Ericsson to Launch ICS update for 2011 Xperia Line

The first ever Ice Cream Sandwich device known as Galaxy Nexus will be out later this month, but what about other devices running on previous Android OSs? Well, we all

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Toshiba issues Android 3.2 update to Thrive tablet

Toshiba has begun issuing another software update for their Thrive tablet today, keeping the 10.1-inch tablet on pace with its competitors.  Available immediately, Android 3.2 update also enables an improved

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Galaxy Nexus up for pre-order at Three UK, price and release date revealed

Nowadays, the hot topic in the Android World is Ice Cream Sandwich, as well as the Galaxy Nexus, which is the first ever phone to run the latest Android OS.

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Gameloft begins hyping Dungeon Hunter III for Android [VIDEO]

Gameloft recently announced one of their next Android endeavors, Dungeon Hunter III, although they are pretty tight-lipped about pricing and launch date.  First shown off in the latest edition of

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T-Mobile announces Magenta Saturday for November 19th

The carrier announces a one-day sale with incredible up-front savings.

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Gartner: More than half of all smartphones sold in Q3 were Android-powered

With more than 60 million Android handsets sold in Q3, Android has doubled its market share over 2010.

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Sears Black Friday ad features $219.99 Archos 101 tablet

  The Sears ad for Black Fridayhas arrived online and it feature a trio of tablet related deals.  Leading the way, the 10.1-inch Archos 101 tablet  is on sale for

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Office Depot to offer Lenovo K1 IdeaPad for $299 on Black Friday

With a savings of $150 off its normal price, the Lenovo tablet will be tough to pass up.