Sprint’s ‘Lights’ TV Commercial Brings Holiday Awkwardness [VIDEO]

If you haven't been watching TV lately, Sprint's recent television commercials have been providing bite sized, 30-second clips of awkward situations worthy of The Office. Touting their rate plans and features, the ads don't mention any specific phone, rather they focus on the carrier's ...

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HTC submits trademark for “EVO shift 4G”

It appears as though HTC has gone the route of a series of branded phone lines to help users want their phones. We’ve got the Desire and the Desire HD, The Mytouch line, the HD2/7, and now it appears HTC is looking to grow the EVO into a line with their latest trademark submission ...

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ViewSonic ViewPad 7 goes on sale for $600 on Amazon.com

Do you want an Android tablet with Froyo, a 600MHz ARM processor, and a 7-inch touchscreen? Well, we’ve got some good news for you. The ViewSonic ViewPad 7 has gone up for sale on Amazon, with a price tag of $600. It has a 7-inch, 800×480 resolution screen, rear- and front-facing ...

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Eric Schmidt Shows Nexus S; Gingerbread Coming “In The Next Few Weeks”

It was rumored that Google CEO Eric Schmidt would bring us some Gingerbread news at his Web 2.0 Summit appearance today. Well, sure enough, Android 2.3 made an appearance. Not only did we see Samsung’s “mystery device,” but we also learned a bit more about it. Schmidt even ...

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LG Steps up to the Plate Again with VZW “Vortex”

The list of Android smartphone that didn’t really make the bill seems to be increasing at a much slower rate recently. The hardware manufacturers have all had a little time in the field, and their experience is bringing them to release either what they consider to be THE device, or a ...

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ATT Drops Galaxy Tab Pricing, Details

The ducks, by which I of course mean Galaxy Tab's, are coming into row in time for the holiday blitz. Following suit with their competitors, ATT has released their pricing for the Samsung Galaxy Tab.

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Sharp’s 3D Android Smartphone in Action

The 3D craze has made it’s way to Android, as we reported it would a short time ago here on Android Guys.  The above video was taken from a Gizmodo article about the new Sharp 3D Android Handset, called the Lynx 3D, or the 003SH. The video does not do the 3D justice, but the... Read More

Orbitz Releases Android App

Orbitz recently dropped their first native Android application, Orbitz - Hotels, Flights, Cars, into the Android Market. The free travel booking app lets users search and book flights, hotels and rental cars, view trips and flight status, and find nearby hotels.

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Priceline Brings Hotel Negotiator to Android

Keep a close eye on your Android phone. We're not trying to scare anyone here but William Shatner is lurking about. Priceline.com has just announced that they've released Hotel Negotiator for all Android handsets .

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Pulse News Reader Goes Free

You may remember us interviewing Alphonso Labs about their slick visual newsreader called Pulse a while back on AGTN.  We recommended the app highly, because it is such a joy to use!  We even brought the guys from pulse with us to AppNation, we believed in the product so much. There is good ...

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Are all Samsung Galaxy S screens created equally?

There is no doubting that the best screens on an Android phone right now belong to the Samsung Galaxy S line. Anyone who has heard Samsung talk about their screens, it's almost like a mantra for them to talk about how the blacks are blacker, the colors are brighter, and it offers one of the ...

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Rumor: Motorola’s 7-Inch MOTOPAD to Launch with Android 3.0

We don’t even have an announcement for Android 2.3 yet we’re already hearing about Android 3.0 ‘Honeycomb’.  According to a tweet from mobile-review (Eldar Murtazin), Motorola is prepping their first tablet, the 7-inch MOTOPAD with Android 3.0 under the hood.  Wow, ...

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Samsung Releases Source Code for Galaxy Tabs

Samsung released the open source code of their Galaxy Tab OS to any and all interested parties to grab.

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Google Pulls Fake ‘Angry Birds’ App, Issues Security Fix

Angry Bird and Android have both become so popular, it was only a matter of time before someone used one to exploit the other. You might have already heard, but Google recently pulled a fake version of Angry Birds that infests your Android handset with a slew of malicious apps.  They have also ...

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Buy that $5.00 Footlong with Your FACE!

A picture of your face that is.  In a press release today, the alternative payment platform Face Cash announced that users of their mobile app for Android and other OS’s can now use Face Cash to pay for purchases at Subway.

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