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Verizon on Google Wallet: “We don’t block apps”

The carrier tells us that Google Wallet is unlike other m-commerce solutions and it may some time and effort before we see it.

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Google celebrates 10 billion Android downloads with 10 days of 10¢ apps!

The number of apps and games being downloaded in the Android Market continues to shoot skyward, growing at a rate of more than 1 billion per month.  Google, in celebrating

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T-Mobile’s Home For The Holidays Surprise [VIDEO]

T-Mobile surprises holiday shoppers with a song, dance, and a special guest.

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Verizon announces white Droid RAZR for December

The popular Motorola smartphone will soon be available in everyone’s favorite color.

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Unlocked Sony Ericsson Xperia active now available in U.S.

Sony Ericsson just pinged us to let us know that the Xperia active has gone on sale in the United States at Newegg.com and other online outlets.  Water resistant and

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Verizon announces 10.1-inch and 8.2-inch DROID XYBOARD tablets

Customers will have two sizes and multiple storage options to choose from later this month.

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Amazon to give customers additional discounts for using Price Check on December 10th

This coming Saturday, Amazon.com will provide shoppers with an extra incentive to check retail prices against the Amazon price using their Android and iOS mobile phones. On December 10th, anyone who uses Price

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Are we three days away from finally purchasing the Galaxy Nexus from Verizon?

Is it possible that we’re only three days away from finally purchasing the Samsung Galaxy Nexus on Verizon? These images sure seem to think so. According to documents leaked to

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Verizon says “No Google Wallet for you!” – Verizon to block Google Wallet from Galaxy Nexus users

Let’s hope George Costanza isn’t a Verizon customer (or AT&T, or T-Mobile) otherwise he’ll be holding on to his overly obese wallet a bit longer. Surprise, surprise — apparently Verizon

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First official ICS tablet comes to market, aimed at budget crowd

MIPS is first out of the gate with the Novo7, a low-end ICS tablet that’s packing a 7-inch screen, 1GHz processor, and $100 price tag.

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Samsung demos transparent, flexible display concept

Take a look at the video below and have a peek at what Samsung feels could be the future of mobile displays.  The short clip shows us how things could

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AT&T drops price of Atrix 4G Lapdock to $50 [Update: now $100]

Turn your Atrix 4G into a laptop for only $50 more!

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HTC begins deploying Honeycomb to Flyer tablets

HTC today announced that they have started rolling out the Android Honeycomb update to their Flyer tablets.  Speaking from their Facebook page, HTC indicated that the first models to receive

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Show your Fruit Ninja love with official plushies

Halfbrick announced today that they have partnered with Internet-based merchandise company, ToyFoundry, to debut official plushies for their popular game, Fruit Ninja.  Available in time for the holidays, these plush characters are

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Fling a Thing flings its way to Android

Big Blue Bubble, developers of Burn the Rope and its successor, have released their next Android game this week with the arrival of Fling a Thing.  Players are in charge