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Customize your call screen with RingSkin [PRESS RELEASE]

Available from mobile app distributor Ubinuri, comes a bold new app for Android devices that makes communicating by phone more fun, more intuitive and more manageable. RingSkin Pro for Android

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Sprint announces new data plans for tablets, other mobile broadband devices

The carrier promises 20 percent more 3G/4G data than its competitors.

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McAfee offers tips to prevent against bad applications

McAfee has put together a short list of tips and practices for smartphone users to help combat against malware and other threats. In an GI Joe-like “knowing is half the

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Galaxy on Fire 2 is now free for Xperia PLAY

The popular game Galaxy on Fire 2 has gone free for Xperia PLAY owners, starting now and running through the end of this year.  What’s more, the Valkyrie add-on is

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Sams’s Club to offer Galaxy S II and others for 96¢ on Black Friday

Three top Android phones from 2011 for less than a buck each? Yes please!

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Target Black Friday has Optimus V for $49.99 (Virgin Mobile)

Target’s Black Friday ad is online and, based on what we could gather, features only one Android deal. If you’re looking for a no-contract Android smartphone, the Virgin Mobile Optimus

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Any.DO helps you keep track of… well… anything you have to do

Ever get that feeling that you forgot to do something? Chances are… you did. There are all sorts of productivity, notepad, to-do apps out there, but it’s this newcomer that’s

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Multi-touch for SwiftKey X moves out of Alpha, latest Beta version now available to VIP members

You might remember us telling you about the alpha release of SwiftKey x, which was being tested out by VIP members. The alpha version included the much anticipated multi-touch functionality,

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Purchase a Galaxy S II Epic 4G Touch with a Sprint 2-year contract from Best Buy Mobile and get a free Blu-ray player [Deal Alert]

‘Tis the season for tech deals, and this year it seems they’ve jumped the gates early (maybe it’s just me). Along with Black Friday deals, I’ve been seeing a bunch

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The London Android Workshop happening on November 24th and 25th at Techhub

The London Android Workshop is, as the organizers describe it, ‘a two day workshop designed to provide a practical introduction to Android development fundamentals’.  The event will be hosted by Richard Legett,

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Google hosts Android ‘Special Event’ November 16th, probably Google Music related

Google has been sending some mysterious invites, packing the words ‘ These Go to Eleven‘ (a totally awesome “Spinal Tap” reference) and showing a few Android and Google Music related

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LG Nitro HD is the Optimus LTE HD for AT&T

The guys from Pocketnow have laid their hands on what appears to be the Optimus LTE HD for AT&T, called the LG Nitro HD.  The Optimus LTE is the first

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Retail Motorola Droid RAZR rooted: Windows, Linux and OS X instructions included

Well that didn’t last long, now did it? The Droid RAZR has just been released, and it’s already rooted using the widely spread zergRush exploit and DooMLoRD’s easy rooting toolkit.

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Verizon surprises existing Razr owners with new Droid Razr [VIDEO]

Why bother going to Google IO to get a free Android smartphone when Verizon is hunting consumers down on the street!

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Logitech Revue won’t have a near-term successor, CEO says

We can hardly say this is a surprise but it’s sad news nevertheless. Logitech hosted an Analyst and Investor Day yesterday during which Logitech’s CEO said the Revue ‘cost us