War On Your Android Home Screen: The New Battleground Is Personalization

There is a shift happening, with people demanding that they want to move beyond what the manufacturer provides in a standard smartphone, away from content and media personalization, and moving toward the ability to personalize the entire mobile experience. Android is the best phone for enabling ...

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Google’s Statement on Recent Malware Incident

In case you missed it, last week there was a rather big stink in the Android Market where a handful of application were found to be malicious. Google swept into action, removing the apps, but only after they learned of the problem. That’s when the Android detractors chimed in with how ...

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Sprint Poised To Steal The Show At CTIA; EVOs and Nexus S Rumored

After a no-show at MWC this year, Sprint is looking to make CTIA all about the new and improved carrier. Promising to “pull back the curtain with the latest in wireless innovation,” many wondered if Sprint would finally unveil the EVOs next of kin. But surely such an announcement ...

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Gowalla 3.0 Hits Android

Austin-based Gowalla gets a big update ahead of this year's SXSW festival. From a revamped UI to integration with other services, Gowalla 3.0 is a recommended Android app!

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Samsung Announces Portrait QWERTY Galaxy Pro [VIDEO]

Samsung joins Motorola and HTC with a candybar style QWERTY, the Galaxy Pro. Hitting the UK over the next few months, we'd like to see this form factor come to the United States at some point.

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AndroidGuys Weekly RoundUp Feb 28 – March 4

It's that time of the week again! Time for the AndroidGuys Weekly RoundUp. Let's jump right into the news we covered last week, shall we?

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Citibank Quietly Rolls Out Android App

If you have a bank account or credit card with Citibank, good news: they’ve created an Android app to make mobile banking easier for their customers. But you won’t find it in the Android Market. Apparently debuting late last year, we just heard about it from a tipster. To download ...

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Was That the Droid X2 at the FCC?

A mysterious Motorola device passed through FCC testing recently, and speculation is that it may be the follow up to Verizon’s Droid X, the Droid X2, which we’d recently heard will sport a a Tegra 2 processor under the hood. According to Electronista, the device is identified by the ...

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T-Mobile Getting LG Optimus 2X as the “T-Mobile G2X”?

Finally...a dual-core Android phone for T-Mobile USA? TmoNews is reporting a leaked document that clearly showcases a picture of the T-Mobile G2X, which would be a rebrand of the LG Optimus 2X. Other than the picture of the device and logo, there is no other information given.

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Welcome To Android #1: How To Change Your Keyboard

Did you know that your Android powered smart phone has multiple keyboards? Well it does, and combined with the Android Market, there are dozens of different keyboards to download. Read or watch below to lean how to use this easy, yet very useful feature. Hope it helps!

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“The State of Android” Shows Activations Out-Pacing US Births 30:1 [VIDEO]

Have a look at how Android activations are having an impact around the world with this infographic-like approach.

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Verizon Advertising $100 OFF Any Droid Phone

Save $100 off both new and certified pre-owned Droid handsets. This sees some devices carrying dirt cheap prices while others are going free.

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First Look at the HTC Flyer in Video

Carrypad.com posted a video this week with a look at the upcoming Android powered HTC Flyer. You know, the tablet that HTC has not been working on. There are some interesting demonstrations of the stylus that is included with the unit, and the palm rejection feature built into it. They also ...

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Motorola Invests in Social Gaming Developers Moblyng

The newly defined Motorola Mobility has invested in a company who creates not only Android games, but HTML5 titles as well.

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Interesting Android Set-Top Box Concept

The above video is from tech site Gigaom, and contains an interview with reps from IDER, which is a Chinese manufacturer of AV entertainment devices, during the CeBIT show in Germany. During the video the reps show off a couple of Android powered set-top boxes, one of which has a motion ...

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