Rumor: Sony Ericsson Prepping 4.7-inch 3D Handset

Sony Ericsson has become the latest handset maker to have their name tossed into the 3D smart phone conversation.  According to new details emerging this past weekend, Sony Ericsson is prepping a device with a near-tablet-size 4.7-inch display with glasses free 3D and a 1280×720 ...

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Canalys: Android Nears 50% Share of World Smart Phone Market

Market research outfit Canalys released their latest finding today, covering the second quarter of the year( Q2 ’11) and it’s got plenty of good Android data. According to their figure, our favorite mobile platform has grown to the tune of 379% over the same quarter last year with ...

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Kyocera Details Gingerbread Update for Dual-Screen Echo [UPDATE]

Kyocera’s website is now listing the details for the Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread update as it pertains to their dual-screen Echo.  Expected to have begun rolling out this week, the update brings a number of new features to the device, breathing new functionality into the handset.  Among the ...

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Cellular South Launches $199.99 Motorola Milestone Plus

Cellular South announced early today that they’ve begun offering a new Android handset in the form of the Motorola Milestone Plus.  Known in Verizon circles as the Droid Pro, the handset features a front-facing QWERTY, a 3.1-inch touch display, and 1GHz processor. Powered by Android 2.1 ...

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Logitech Revue (Google TV) Now Available for $99

Late last week we reported that Logitech would be dropping the price of their Google TV device, the Revue.  We learned that the unit would be hitting the very attractive price of $99 in the near future as the company was hoping to jump start sales.  The wait is already over as Logitech has ...

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Capital One Releases Mobile Banking App For Android

In what could be called a “better late than never” moment, Capital One has released a mobile banking app for Android. Capital One now joins the ranks of the many financial institutions now allowing their customers to check balances, transfer balances, and pay bills, all from the ...

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HTC Release Source Code for 7 Devices

HTC has released a slew of source codes for their phones, both new and old.  These source codes can all be found at HTC’s developers repository where we expect you hacking types will have a field day.  It might be me, but HTC seems to be the one device manufacturer that know what the ...

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AT&T Confirms Plans to Throttle Data Effective October 1

You can’t say you didn’t see this one coming.  AT&T has confirmed their plans to throttle data speeds for their heaviest users come October 1st.  The good news here is that it doesn’t affect everyone, only the top 5% users.  Why?  Because they clog the tubes for everyone ...

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Gingerbread for Xpera X10, For Realzies

We’ve made it through the “few days” waiting period and now it’s time.  Gingerbread has finally started rolling out to Sony Ericsson Xperia X10s around the world. This update should bring some much needed improvements like tethering, deeper Facebook integration, and of ...

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Amazon App Store Update Brings Compatibility Checks and Stability Improvements

The much beloved — or hated, or only-use-for-one-reason — Amazon App Store is currently receiving an update to version 1.15 which brings users some bug fixes and other cool new features.  The update isn’t just important for consumers this time, it’s also handy for ...

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AT&T’s Mystery Samsung Slider Remains a Mystery

And we’re back once again with another Samsung Galaxy S II for AT&T post. A few days ago, BGR leaked the shot of a Samsung handset with a sliding QWERTY, indicating that was the Galaxy S II Attain, headed for AT&T.  Today sees them singing a different tune as they tell us that the ...

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Zlango, Because Text Messages are Just Too Boring

Want to try a more unique way of messaging than using old fashioned letters and numbers?  We’ve got just what you need in Zlango,  a picture messaging client that lets users send picture and animation rich messages to friends. Zlango offers a growing library of more than 8oo icons to ...

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Bigwords App Launched for Android, Treat for College Students

If you recently got an admission in a college and you are getting ready to get some very expensive, heavy, cumbersome books, then this news might help you. BIGWORDS, a textbook aggregator website for college students looking to buy or rent new and used paper books and electronic books. After ...

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Invite your Friends to Google Music (U.S. Only)

If you have been wanting to try out the new music streaming service provided by Google, now is your chance. Google has now opened up invitations a bit so that additional users can experience the music service.  Unfortunately there are a few downsides to this in that it’s limited to U.S. ...

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Google Announces New Search Experience for Honeycomb Tablets

Google has announced a new search experience today which will impact Android 3.1+ tablets and Apple’s iPad. Expected to roll out over the coming days, a new Google.com experience will fall in line with other, simplified layouts. Think in terms of the new gmail inbox (desktop) and Google+ ...

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