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Create Your Own Live Wallpapers with DroidAppGen

Who needs the Google App Inventor?  Wanna-be Android developers looking to spruce up their home screen can take matters into their own hands and create  a personalized Live Wallpaper.  With

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Doodle Grub Update Adds 11 Levels, New Enemies

Doodle Grub, a game we highlighted back in June, has been updated with eleven new levels.  What’s more, each level gets its own unique enemies, apples and dangers, freshening the game

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Droid Bionic Available from Amazon Wireless for $199

Today’s the long-anticipated day that the Motorola Droid Bionic hit Verizon shelves around the country.  Officially announced just yesterday, the new hotness will set you back a cool $300 with

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Sony Ericsson Confirms Ice Cream Sandwich Support for 2011 Xperia Line [UPDATE: Maybe Not]

Sony Ericsson has taken a bit of a proactive approach for their 2011 Xperia handsets, pledging support for an unannounced Android platform.  A representative recently spoke with SoMobile confirming that

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NTT DOCOMO Announces Pair of LTE-Ready Tablets

NTT DOCOMO, INC. announced a pair of Android tablets which support their next-gen LTE service, Xi (pronounced “Crossy”) today in the GALAXY Tab 10.1 LTE SC-01Dand ARROWS Tab LTE F-01D.  ”

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GetJar Begins Offering Premium, Full-Version Android Applications For Free

GetJar announced their latest Android app endeavor today, GetJar Gold, a business model which sets a bunch of premium apps free. Games and apps which normally retail for as much

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Sprint Unveils $50 Kyocera Milano for September 9th

Verizon isn’t the only carrier announcing an Android handset with one day’s notice this week. Sprint has unveiled the Kyocera Milano, a low-cost Gingerbread handset with a sliding QWERTY keyboard.

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AT&T Set to Offer $49.99 Xperia PLAY 4G on September 18

AT&T is set to finally offer the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play later this month, putting the phone on sale at $49.99 with two-year service agreements.  Tapping their iteration with a

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HTC Rhyme, Rezound Pick up DLNA Certification

A pair of unannounced HTC phones were found receiving their DLNA certification this week, one of which is new to us.  Looks like it’s time to start paying attention to the HTC

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Amazon Renews Call for Android Developers

Just weeks before their much-anticipated Android-based tablet, Amazon has renewed their call for developers.  To sweeten the pot a bit, the online retail behemoth is giving a one-time $50 promo

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Sliding QWERTY LG Optimus Note Spied

A new press photo leaked out of South Korea yesterday, showing another sliding QWERTY handset from LG. Called the Optimus Note, it’s said to feature a 1.2GHz dual-core Tegra 2

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Second Annual AndroidTO Conference Kicks off in Toronto on October 26th

Last year, a group of Canadians got together and decided it was time for their lovely nation to celebrate the awesomeness of Android. Gathering together developers, enthusiasts, exhibitors and sponsors,

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Cricket Wireless Announces $199.99 Samsung Vitality

Cricket Wireless unveiled their next Android smart phone today, the Muve Music enabled Samsung Vitality.  Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread and powered by a 800MHz processor, the handset will be available

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Eric Schmidt Spills the Beans About Ice Cream Sandwich Launch

Android OS is no doubt the leader of all mobile operating systems and currently Google is working on Android 4.0 a.k.a Ice Cream Sandwich, which was announced back at Google

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Samsung Confirms Nexus Prime Name

Samsung may have just leaked the name of the next Nexus device, and arguably the next greatest Android phone. Samsung leaked a user agent for the third Nexus, as pictured