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    Sony background defocus app released to the Play Store
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    • 24 Apr, 2014

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    Sony have today released a new version of their app which allows users to defocus the ...

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    HD Widgets 4 enters beta; full release expected in May
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    • 23 Apr, 2014

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    HD Widgets is slated to roll out a 4.0 release as soon as May 1 says the developers, Cloud.TV. ...

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    Amazon Prime signs HBO licensing deal
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    • 23 Apr, 2014

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    Amazon on Wednesday announced the upcoming availability of select HBO programming as part of ...

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    AT&T to relaunch Cricket by end of quarter
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    • 23 Apr, 2014

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    AT&T expects to relaunch Cricket Wireless by the end of this, the second quarter of 2014. ...

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    Google Maps gets time machine-like feature
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    • 23 Apr, 2014

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    One of the more requested Google Maps features has become a reality as Google announces a new ...

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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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Motorola Updates Android 2.1 Timeline, Very Little Change

Motorola’s Owners’ Forum has posted a revised timeline for their Android-based handsets waiting for the coveted Android 2.1 update.  Not much has changed since the last time we checked in.  In fact, the Droid and Milestone are the only phones that differ – the Droid is all ...

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Engadget Gets a Dell Streak, Tries to Break Screen. Fails. [VIDEO]

Gorilla Glass.  That’s a buzz word you’ll likely be hearing much more of as time goes.  As Snapdragon is to speed, Gorilla Glass is to durability. The upcoming Dell Streak has a 5-inch display made out of the chemically-strengthened, damage-resistant stuff and it’s designed to ...

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New Dual-core Snapdragon Chips to Run Android at 1.2GHz

It seems like nearly every Android phone that gets announced these days comes with a Snapdragon processor running at a blazing fast 1GHz speed.  After last year’s 528MHz becoming the norm, the current  benchmark is considerably faster.  But what about later this year?  What can we expect ...

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Acer Liquid e Ferrari: “World’s Most Exclusive Smartphone”

Acer has announced the availability of a limited edition version of their Liquid e handset.  Called the Liquid Ferrari, it’s a glossy, sexed up looking Liquid e with a few special features added in. With a shiny Ferrari F1 red  finish, the smart phone includes exclusive content, including ...

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