SwiftKey X Released for Android Phones, Tablets

To celebrate the one year anniversary of its first beta release, TouchType has finally announced the arrival of Swiftkey X.  Designed in both phone and tablet-friendly versions, this has become one of our favorite keyboard alternatives over the last few months.  To kick things off, TouchType is ...

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Even After Updates, HTC Thunderbolt Still a Problem for Some

We’re not going to be the first to admit this, but the HTC Thunderbolt has been, for some, a very problematic handset.  Whether it’s random reboots, force closes, or unsupported applications, users have been suffering through a less than stellar experience since its debut.  A few ...

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Localicious Proving That Some devs Experiencing Less Friction With Android

There is interesting news this morning concerning the new app that WhitePages has released, called Localicious. The app in itself is not ground shattering for sure, but what is interesting is that the company is launching on Android first, with no release date for an iOS launch. A first for ...

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Amazon Tablet in October? We Hope so!

There is more news this morning about the worst kept secret in the Android world this year; the upcoming Android tablet that Amazon is planning on launching to take advantage of it's strong Android ecosystem that it has deployed. Could we see it as soon as October?

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Spotify Launches in U.S. With Motorola Named as Exclusive Mobile Partner

After a seemingly endless wait, Spotify’s award winning music service has come the United States.  But before you run off and sign yourself up, thinking you’ll have access to all that music on your smart phone, you might want to check to see who manufactured it first.  As it turns ...

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Paypal Readying NFC Powered Funds Transfers

You knew it would not take long for Paypal to jump onto the NFC train,the lure of making major coin in transaction fees every time someone uses their mobile device to transfer money is just too much for the financial giant to pass up.

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Oceanhouse Media Brings Award Winning Children’s Book “Leo the Lightning Bug” to Android

 If you have children, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of Oceanhouse Media. They are the leading publishers of interactive children’s book apps, such as the award winning Dr. Seuss book apps that many of us have come to love. Their high quality, interactive apps have ...

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Hulu Plus Support Hits Four More Android Handsets

The number of devices supported by the Hulu Plus service has grown by four, bringing the total to ten handsets.  According to the Hulu blog, the latest with access to the streaming television and movie service are the HTC Evo 4G, HTC ThunderBolt, HTC myTouch 4G and G2.  The already supported ...

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Why are you Surprised about the Netflix Rate Hike?

There has been a tsunami of hate that has been flowing towards Netflix with their announcement that they will be raising their fees on rate plans that include both streaming and DVD's in the mail. In essence, Netflix has doubled their fees if you want to both stream and receive DVD's as ...

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Verizon Launches VZ Navigator Version X with Free 30 Day Trial

I've never been impressed with Verizon's proprietary VZ Navigator app. It constantly froze, directions were incorrect on many occasions, and it just didn't have a good UI. That all changes today, as Big Red has announced VZ Navigator, Version X. This new version brings tons of new and exciting ...

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Photon 4G Launching on Sprint July 31st

Sprint and Motorola officially announced the Motorola Photon 4G, another addition to their 4G Android lineup, last month. The Photon 4G is a nice-looking device, and we recently reported that Sprint would launch it in July. Sprint officially announced today that they will be launching it on ...

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Twitter for Android Updated, Now Includes Multiple Account Support

Ladies and gentlemen, multiple account support, push notifications, and updated widgets are finally available on the official Twitter for Android app! Twitter announced on their blog that version 2.1 of the app brings these features and "a bunch of other improvements and bug fixes".

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AT&T to Exclusively Offer Sony S2 Tablet in the U.S.

A few weeks ago, the Sony S1 and S2 passed through the FCC with AT&T 3G bands. They’re the first tablets to ship with PlayStation certification, but it looks like only one of them is hitting AT&T for now. It’s the first ever folding, dual-screen Honeycomb tablet, the Sony ...

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Motorola Working on HD 10-inch Tablet, Packing Ice Cream Sandwich?

It's that time of the week again, as the rumor mill is in full swing, this time with a new tablet from Motorola that's sure to turn some heads (if it even exists). A rumor has reached the guys over at SlashGear, and it's proposing that Moto is working on a new Android tablet, one to truly rival ...

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Virgin Mobile Announces Revised Rate Plans

Virgin Mobile, following on the heels of Verizon, have announced some new rate plans of their own today. But unlike Big Red, these are likely going to be met with a tad bit more enthusiasm. The wireless provider has made a name for themselves with their Beyond Talk plans, matching an ...

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