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    Facebook’s Nearby Friends announced for mobile
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Facebook on Thursday announced a new feature that will allow mobile device users to share ...

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    Sony schedules multiple Xperia Z models for 4.4.2 updates
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Sony expects to deliver Android 4.4.2 updates to a number of Xperia Z devices in May, according ...

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    Google dangles $100k carrot for Project Ara developers
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    Project Ara, Google’s modular smartphone endeavor, will be here before you know it. Just ...

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    Looking for the longest lasting battery experience for your smartphone? Here’s the top devices

    A smartphone that doesn’t last a day in the 21st century isn’t a smartphone worth ...

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    Toshiba envisions Project Ara as wearables, too
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    • 17 Apr, 2014

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    There’s no denying that Project Ara is an exciting project and one that will undoubtedly change ...

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Dell Streak Launching Next Month for $500 Unlocked

Just now, at D8, Dell announced that they will be launching the Dell Streak direct from their website for $500 unlocked. No word on carrier compatibility yet, but I am betting both a T-Mobile and AT&T version will be available at launch as we saw Dell devices fitting the Streak’s ...

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More Motorola Droid Shadow Images Surface

More images of the supposed  Motorola Droid Shadow continue to surface.  The images above and below, posted by Droid-Life, reveal a very sexy, industrial handset.  Just think of it as a thinner Droid with more brushed metal, a bigger screen,  and more sexy.  The handset is also rumored to sport ...

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Walmart to Offer Sprint EVO 4G for $199 Without Mail-In Rebate

It appears Walmart is officially joining the EVO 4G party.  That’s right, Walmart, no doubt wanting a share of the EVO sales has joined both Best Buy and Radio Shack in offering the EVO 4G for $199 even.  There is no mail-in rebate required. I am betting Radio Shack and Best Buy will be ...

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Rogers Scores Exlcusive Deal for Acer Liquid E

Our resident Canadian, Matty Ice can jump for joy a bit this morning as Acer has announced via a press release that the Liquid E is heading to his homeland.  Mobile provider Rogers will be carrying the Android 2.1 device in an exclusive deal that sees the phone going for $49.99 with a ...

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Get Your EVO Early – RadioShack to Open Select Stores at 6AM

Look, we get it.  You really want a new HTC EVO 4G.  So bad actually, that you might be considering taking the day off of work.  Radio Shack doesn’t want the world to grind to a halt when everyone calls off so they’re going on the offensive.  This Friday, RadioShack will be opening ...

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Augmented Reality Evolved: Layar 3.5 Hits Android Market

Layar, the world’s leading mobile Augmented Reality Platform and browser, has just released version 3.5 of their Reality Browser into the Android Market. Starting today, the new version of the browser makes it even easier for users to search and discover the world around them. This release ...

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Evernote for Android Gets Updated, Fixes Major Bug

Evernote recently updated their Android application, adding new features and fixing a major bug.  Many users were running into a ‘java.lang.IllegalStateException'error which prevented some folks from accessing certain notes.  It turns out this was a result of a Mac client upgrade and took ...

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Yepp! Samsung Working on Android-based Media Player

Thanks to another Bluetooth SIG listing we now know Samsung is prepping a music player with our beloved Android OS.  First spotted a little over a week ago by Samsung Hub and Chocoberry, we’ve learned that the YP-MB2 device will feature a 4-inch AMOLED screen, TouchWiz 3.0, and GPS ...

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T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide Available Today – Grab Yours for $179.99

T-Mobile’s first Android 2.1 device, the myTouch 3G Slide, is now available for any and all interested parties!  With its 3.4-inch screen, sliding QWERTY keyboard and 5 megapixel camera, the phone is a fairly good bargain at $179.99 (2-year service agreement, mail-in rebate).  The highly ...

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Motorola FLIPOUT Announced with Android 2.1 and Enhanced MOTOBLUR

Motorola just officially announced their latest Android offering, the FLIPOUT.  Some of you may recall seeing this phone when it was rumored with names like ‘Ruth’ and ‘Twist’ a few months back.  The compact and stylish phone features Android 2.1, a 3 megapixel camera, ...

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Latest Android Fragmentation Report Released

The Android Developer site today has released an updated fragmentation report, which they are calling a “platform report”.  As you can see pictured to the left, the pie chart for this current report has 2.1 being the dominant Android flavor that people are running.  1.5 and 1.6 make ...

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Computex 2010: Acer to Enter Android eReader Fray

Despite statements to the contrary, Acer is in at least the concept phase for an eReader device, pictured to the left.  Engadget is reporting that they have spotted the device at the Acer booth at Computex in Taiwan. Simply titled the “eBook”, the unit displayed at the booth had no ...

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Andy Rubin: Android Updates Will “Probably end up Being Once a Year”

Google VP Andy Rubin recently spent some time speaking with the Silicon Valley Mercury News where he shared a few details about the future of the mobile platform. Rubin acknowledged the rapid maturity of Android and how it has kept developers and OEMs up at night. After what seems like a new ...

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Samsung Galaxy S to Hit 110 Nations at Once

According to Korean IT Times, the Samsung Galaxy S will be rolling out to 110 countries around the world later this summer. Among the carriers expected to offer the handset are Orange (France), SingTel (Singapore), and Deutsche Telecom (Germany).  It has been previously reported that the big ...

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Samsung i897 is Now “Captivate”

The guys over at BGR are reporting this afternoon that the Samsung i897 will be known as the Captivate. We were the first to bring you pictures of the device late last week. Looking nearly identical to the Galaxy S on the inside, it has a slightly varied form factor on the outside. Specs ...

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