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GetJar Begins Offering Premium, Full-Version Android Applications For Free

GetJar announced their latest Android app endeavor today, GetJar Gold, a business model which sets a bunch of premium apps free. Games and apps which normally retail for as much

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Sprint Unveils $50 Kyocera Milano for September 9th

Verizon isn’t the only carrier announcing an Android handset with one day’s notice this week. Sprint has unveiled the Kyocera Milano, a low-cost Gingerbread handset with a sliding QWERTY keyboard.

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AT&T Set to Offer $49.99 Xperia PLAY 4G on September 18

AT&T is set to finally offer the Sony Ericsson XPERIA Play later this month, putting the phone on sale at $49.99 with two-year service agreements.  Tapping their iteration with a

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HTC Rhyme, Rezound Pick up DLNA Certification

A pair of unannounced HTC phones were found receiving their DLNA certification this week, one of which is new to us.  Looks like it’s time to start paying attention to the HTC

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Amazon Renews Call for Android Developers

Just weeks before their much-anticipated Android-based tablet, Amazon has renewed their call for developers.  To sweeten the pot a bit, the online retail behemoth is giving a one-time $50 promo

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Sliding QWERTY LG Optimus Note Spied

A new press photo leaked out of South Korea yesterday, showing another sliding QWERTY handset from LG. Called the Optimus Note, it’s said to feature a 1.2GHz dual-core Tegra 2

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Second Annual AndroidTO Conference Kicks off in Toronto on October 26th

Last year, a group of Canadians got together and decided it was time for their lovely nation to celebrate the awesomeness of Android. Gathering together developers, enthusiasts, exhibitors and sponsors,

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Cricket Wireless Announces $199.99 Samsung Vitality

Cricket Wireless unveiled their next Android smart phone today, the Muve Music enabled Samsung Vitality.  Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread and powered by a 800MHz processor, the handset will be available

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Eric Schmidt Spills the Beans About Ice Cream Sandwich Launch

Android OS is no doubt the leader of all mobile operating systems and currently Google is working on Android 4.0 a.k.a Ice Cream Sandwich, which was announced back at Google

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Samsung Confirms Nexus Prime Name

Samsung may have just leaked the name of the next Nexus device, and arguably the next greatest Android phone. Samsung leaked a user agent for the third Nexus, as pictured

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HTC Files Suit Against Apple, Uses Patents Obtained by Google

It’s about time we saw a manufacturer fire back at Apple’s extraneous patent lawsuits. I suppose it doesn’t surprise me that HTC fired the first shots today. That’s right, HTC

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Samsung Galaxy W Hitting ThreeUK and O2UK This Month

Recently, Samsung introduced a lot of new items to people all over the world and they also announced the Samsung Galaxy W (Wonder) which seems to be a very good

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Finally Lands at Vodafone UK

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1, Samsung’s first ever 10-inch Honeycomb tablet, has been available in the U.S. for quite some time now. It’s one of the thinnest tablets available in

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Follow the Musings of Seasoned NFL Vets and Rookies with Gridiron Grunts

Footballs fans looking for a little bit of insider insight are advised to check out a new Android app called Gridiron Grunts.  The app functions as a direct channel between

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Gingerbread Update for the Droid Incredible Finally Rolling Out — Again

Feels like deja vu doesn’t it? The Droid Incredible Gingerbread update was slated for an August 16th rollout until ultimately being delayed so Verizon’s product team could do a bit