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Google I/O expands to three days, moves to June 27-29

Citing an “unexpected opportunity” Google announces a third day for the annual developer conference.

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AT&T announces $249.99 LG Nitro HD for December 4

  AT&T has announced their next Android smartphone today, putting the 4G LTE-ready LG Nitro HD on sale this coming Sunday.  Available online and in-store on December 4th, the Android

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Droid 4 details surface days ahead of expected launch

Verizon and Motorola have had a very busy fourth quarter together, having collaborated on no less than three top-tier Android-powered smartphones.  First we had the Droid Bionic arriving months later

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Verizon’s Nexus Prime found on Best Buy Shop Local website

A Nexus Prime handset has been spotted on Best Buy Shop Local’s website, complete with a price and date.  Oddly, the Samsung handset is listed with availability for this week

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LG announces Android 4.0 for four handsets

LG begins naming specific models expected to receive Android 4.0 in the coming months.

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Barnes & Noble’s Cyber Monday “Deals and Steals”

Barnes & Noble has unveiled their Cyber Monday offerings this morning, putting huge discounts on a number of products, including electronics, DVD & Blur-ray, and (of course!) books.  According to

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U.S. Cellular’s Cyber Monday deal features free Android phones

Online-only deal offers two Androids for free after mail-in rebate.

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Android Web Market now recognizes those rooted devices of yours

Up until recently, users who have rooted devices such as the Kindle Fire or Nook Color have been unable to take advantage of the Android Web Market’s ability to push

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Verizon Galaxy Nexus shows up in online ads for $199; you still can’t buy one

Talk about a tease! A tantalizing Verizon advertisement has been popping up all over the web showing the much anticipated Galaxy Nexus — and if that wasn’t enough — the

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Slacker Radio refreshes 11 holiday-themed stations

  Slacker Radio recently reached out to us to advise that they have updated eleven of their.  Each of the channels have their own unique flavor and appeals to various

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Fruit Ninja: Puss in Boots to debut on November 28 as Amazon FREE App of Day

The tie-in to the Dreamworks character arrives on Android in a one-day only giveaway.

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Swiftkey X is half off through this weekend

Both the smartphone and tablet version are on sale through Cyber Monday.

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Family of developers creates massive global webcam app [PRESS RELEASE]

One local Android app development competition turned a father and sons trio into Kukurin Android Team. The motivation and technical talent behind Team Kukurin led them to create one of

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Gameloft giving out free and discounted Android games over holiday weekend

Gameloft is getting into the holiday shopping spirit by giving away some of their best Android games this weekend.  Starting on Black Friday and running through Cyber Monday, Gameloft fans

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Why Wait? Samsung unveils new campaign for Galaxy S II

  Samsung has unveiled a handful of new commercials for the Galaxy S II which make light of people who like to line up for an annual handset release.  Without