RadioShack to Offer Trio of Free Android Phones

RadioShack is set to offer three Android devices for free starting December 18th and running through December 24th.

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Gigabyte GSmart Rola is Low-End, Won’t Impress Many

Android may have started out big, with Nexus Ones and Droid Incredibles, but it’s winding down into a slew of low-end phones. Like the LG Optimus series, or the new Gigabyte GSmart Rola, Gigabyte’s first attempt at an Android smartphone. The Rola is packing Froyo, a 528MHz ...

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Google Opens App Inventor Up to Everyone

oogle has taken its Android App Inventor out of private beta and released to the world. Effective immediately, anyone with a Google Account can log into App Inventor and get started with their own killer apps.

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U.S. Cellular Offering “All Phones Free” December 17-24, Yes… ALL

U.S. Cellular’s got a fantastic holiday deal lined up, which kicks off later this week.  And like pretty much everything else the provider does, it’s something no other carrier would dare try. We just got word from the provider that they will be offering all of their phones for free ...

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How To Use The Android Emulator

The Nexus S hasn't been released yet, but besides the vague and instable custom ROMs, there is a legal way to try out Gingerbread. It's called the SDK Emulator, originally designed for developers to test their apps with the newest platforms with different configurations.

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Santa Needs a Galaxy Tab [VIDEO]

Samsung dropped a commercial/promo for their Galaxy Tab on YouTube yesterday which shows a sad Santa looking for something to fill a void in his life. The jolly fella doesn't ask for much, he just wants it to have Google, Facebook, chat, camera, email, HD television, movies, 7-inch screen, ...

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First Google TV Software Update Arrives with Four Key Improvements [VIDEO]

Two months after its arrival, Google TV is getting a software update. Starting today, an over-the-air update will roll out to devices, addressing four key components.

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T-Mobile Shaves $50 Off Galaxy Tab and Vibrant

The carrier has dropped the prices of two of their Android-based devices. Are they short term price breaks or are they here to stay?

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Google Acquired Zetawire for Their NFC Expertise

Techcrunch is reporting that Google quietly purchased a small Toronto startup named Zetawire as long a year ago. What makes this small news item interesting is that Zetawire had a patent application in for a payment, advertising and identity management system tied up in one neat package with a ...

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Gingerbread Hitting AOSP Soon

The news of Gingerbread coming to the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) might not mean much to the typical Android user, but the hacking community knows exactly what it implies.

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Concept Watch from Fossil Connects to Android Phones

Fossil, the company who makes watches, wallets, money clips and more, have been quietly working on a new concept.  New to them, not necessarily to the world.  A small team within the company has put together a connected watch which will connect to Android and BlackBerry devices. Yes, there have ...

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Broadcom Releases New Dual Core Platform for Android!

The Dual Core race is at our doorstep, finally. Despite our deepest wishes to see a dual core device in 2010, it seems that we will have to wait just a few more weeks, for 2011.  But fear not, we won’t wait long once the new year starts. We’ve seen nVidia’s Tegra 2 chipset, ...

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HTC’s Peter Chou Confirms LTE Handsets for 2011

HTC's Peter Chou confirms that the handset maker is planning LTE devices in 2011. Also on deck, support for NFC chips in select models.

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Super Bowl Launch Possible for the Motorola Everest (Stingray)

It seems that one cannot go anywhere online without hearing about some tablet action. The latest news in the world of tabs comes from Motorola.

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Watch All of Andy Rubin’s Dive Into Mobile Interview [VIDEO]

We’ve seen the pictures and the abridged clips.  Now it’s time to watch the entire interview.  Hit the jump to watch Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher chat up Andy Rubin from last week’s Dive Into Mobile session.  You’ll laugh. You’ll cry.  You’ll get insanely ...

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