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Sprint announces Wireless CapTel for hard-of-hearing Android users

Sprint today announced a new solution for their hard-of-hearing Android users with the debut of Wireless CapTel. Powered by Raketu, the app can be downloaded for free on select Android

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Movies come to UK Android Market

We received a number of emails this morning from excited Android users in the UK, advising that the Android Market now allows for movie rental. The move comes roughly one

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T-Mobile: “Our portfolio will give any iPhone a run for its money”

Have a Galaxy S II or Amaze 4G while you wait for an iPhone.

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Angry Birds Seasons ‘Ham O’ween’ update adds 45 levels, new bird

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D8f4EnDrNwU[/youtube] Pursue the pigs through 45 levels filled with pumpkin patches, exploding jack-o-lanterns, and creepy skeletons, lit by a full moon and eerie lantern light. You’ll get some unexpected help

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Steve Jobs was “willing to go thermonuclear war” against Android

Apple CEO believed Android was “grand theft”.

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Playstation Suite could soon come to non-Sony products

If you’re like me, you love the idea of the PlayStation Suite of games but don’t want to be forced to buy Sony (Ericsson Xperia PLAY) handset just for access

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Lookout identifies new malware threat, LeNA

Lookout has identified a new Android malware threat which actually ends up as somewhat of an evolution of an older Trojan.  This new threat shares common traits with the Legacy

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HTC currently reviewing Ice Cream Sandwich, good news soon?

Three days ago, Google officially announced their latest Android OS known as Ice Cream Sandwich, which is actually the biggest and most exciting Android update since Eclair. Samsung also introduced

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Google Maps updated to support NFC for Android Beam

Google Maps was recently updated with a seemingly inconsequential addition: “Reduced app storage size with downloads for different screen resolutions.” It isn’t until actually updating that we find the real

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DroidconNL is only 32 days away, and we’ll be there!

We´re only one month away from a congress in Amsterdam that will feature many important speakers. As a mediapartner of Droidcon, we have a free ticket that will allow me

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Appbackr seeks to help developers with new distribution formula

Why waste time worrying about which app store is right for you when someone else will figure it out?

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Android Market cuts active installs

Yesterday I was unpleasantly surprised when I saw active counters on my seemingly ever rising HireAdroid drop a whopping 30 percent. This morning I visited the Android Market forums to

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WSJ: Samsung wrestles top spot from Apple in smartphone shipments

According to an article posted on the Wall Street Journal today, Samsung has taken the lead as the company which shipped more smartphones than anyone else.  Selling more than 20

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Sony Music Unlimited now available for Android tablets

Sony Tablet S owners rejoice! After being gifted the Playstation Store last week, you can now enjoy music using Sony’s Spotify competitor: Sony Music Unlimited. The major difference between these

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Popular Facebook game Top Eleven comes to Android

Facebook’s most played sports game features 3 million monthly players.