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Huawei Announces Stylish ‘Vision’ for Select Markets

Huawei, a company with a growing US presence, has announced a new handset today in the form of the sleek and stylish Vision. Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the phone features

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Time Inc. to Launch Tablet Editions for Entire U.S. Portfolio by End of 2011

Time Inc. announced today that they will be launching tablet versions of their entire U.S. portfolio by the end of the year. The 21-title strong list includes notable magazines such

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Texas Instruments Excited For Ice Cream Sandwich

Texas Instruments has been a key player in the Android smart phone industry over the last few years but they’ve been noticeably absent from the tablet game.  Things look to

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Lookout: Mobile Threats on Rise, Finds First Attack Focused on U.S. Users

Mobile Mobile Security released their latest Threat Report today, pulling together data from 700,000 applications across 10 million devices from around the world. Their findings indicate that malware attacks and

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Best Buy Mobile Offering Nexus S for Free One Day Only (All Carriers Included)

Been thinking about grabbing the Nexus S but still debating the $99 price point?  Today’s the day you make your move.  Well, August 3rd is the day, to be clear.

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Has Google Given Up on the Phone Gallery?

It has been nearly a year since Google overhauled their website for the Nexus One, turning it into a gallery of Android handsets.  Re-launched back in September of 2010, google.com/phone

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Droid Bionic Specs Finally Confirmed by Motorola

It’s been a long road for the Bionic, from its announcement back at CES to Motorola’s delay, aimed at bringing an “improved form factor,” and most recently, a rumored August 4th

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Samsung Launching Sequel to Galaxy Tab Next Month?

Samsung launched the original Galaxy Tab over a year ago, and it grew to one of the best-selling tablets on the market. Its big brother, the Galaxy Tab 10.1, is also

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Walmart Offering Sharp FX Plus Free with Contract

Walmart, stealing a bit of AT&T’s thunder, has begun offering the Android 2.2-powered Sharp FX Plus to consumers without any fanfare.    As expected, the handset features a 3.2-inch display,

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Lands in Germany

Samsung has officially announced today that they will be launching their flagship tablet, the Galaxy Tab 10.1, later this month in Germany. The tablet is already available from several retailers

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Playbox Announces Three New Free Android Games

Playbox, makers of the popular Bang Bang Racing THD, recently announced a trio of new games for the Android Market.  Each game will be made available for free to, using

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‘Bedtime Battle’ Kicks Off New Series of Berenstain Bears Titles

Oceanhouse Media, Inc. and HarperCollins Children’s Books have partnered up for a new series of Berenstain Bears books, the first of which is now available. Called The Berenstain Bears’ Bedtime Battle,

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Find Great Architecture, Inspiration in Your Own Back Yard with ‘Buildings’

You might not realize it, but there are some really sweet looking buildings and architecture in your town. In fact, according to OpenBuilding.com, there are more than 40,000 spots around

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Leaked Verizon Document Tips Next Four Android Releases

The next four Android handsets out of the Verizon camp look to be coming to a head, thanks to a leaked minimum advertised price list.  The MAP suggests that we

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Blackberry-Esque Sprint Handset Identified as Motorola Pax

The Motorola handset with a Blackberry-like form factor that leaked online a few weeks back has been identified.  According to This Is My Next, what we’re looking at is called