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Instagram v1.0 now live on the Google Play Store

Here’s a quick note to let you all know that Instagram is now available on the Google Play Store for free with a minimum requirement running Android 2.2 (Froyo). Quite

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Beta tag stripped from AmazonWireless, now with price guarantee and free apps!

AmazonWireless has been around just shy of 3 years now. We’ve seen them have sale after sale, most of the time offering Android phones for 1 whole cent. Nearly a

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Samsung includes extended battery with Galaxy Nexus purchases

So let’s be real here. The Samsung Galaxy Nexus was a bit of a let down when it was announced, and then moreso when it was actually released due to

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Samsung Galaxy Pocket passes FCC, headed to AT&T?

After having sold more than 5 million units of the Galaxy note, Samsung is fairly well versed in large displays. But, that doesn’t mean the folks at Sammy don’t know how to

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LG Optimus S finally receiving Gingerbread update

When Sprint launched the Optimus S, we were somewhat disappointed to learn that it was packing Froyo. It seems someone reminded Sprint that the phone needs an update, as they’re

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Triad of April Fools jokes comes out of the Google camp

Google has certainly been busy over the past few weeks. Anyone as familiar with the company as a true Android fanatic knows that the big G always indulges in some

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What’s the biggest fail in Android’s history? #androidfeedback

Let’s be honest – Android is not untouchable and companies have made mistakes. What’s the worst yet?

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Amazon bests Google at developer revenue, says Flurry

While many people may judge the success of an app store solely on how many apps it holds, this is only partially true. If you ask an app developer where

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Best Buy leak reveals ICS updates for 3 Android phones on Verizon

Hark, yon owners of the HTC Rezound and Motoroloa Droid Razr and Droid Razr Maxx! Our comrades over at Android Police have gotten their mitts on a picture of leaked

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T-Mobile details Ice Cream Sandwich delay for Sensation 4G

Placing the blame on HTC’s shoulders, the carrier indicates the 4.0 ROM does not meet standards.

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New Google Drive details surface

Expected to go live at some time in April, Google Drive should give all users 5GB of storage with in-app editing capabilities.

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Amazon Appstore 2.3 features new notification, download options

The Amazon Appstore application for Android has been updated to version 2.3 today, bringing along a few handy improvements.  The version release notes tell us that users will have added

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LG Optimus Elite leaks with Sprint, Virgin Mobilebranding

A set of newly-leaked images have landed online today, giving us a clear look at a handset headed for Sprint and Virgin Mobile.  Called the LG Optimus Elite, the specifications

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doubleTwist updates Android app, but what is this “new dawn”?

Earlier this week, mecca audio developer doubleTwist released the latest update of their self-titled app, bringing with it a UI change and several awesome features. First, foremost, and possibly the