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Android Facebook App ‘Bloo’ Updated, Now Free

Bloo, a highly popular Android Facebook application, was recently updated on the Android Market to version 1.4.3. This comes as a welcomed surprise for those who have been following the development of Bloo.  Not too long ago the future of the application was in question due to restrictions ...

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GUEST POST: Let’s Make an Android App

The following is a guest post from Carl Whalley of Android Academy.  Based in the UK, they’re doing their part to raise Android awareness across the pond.  After you are done reading through this article, we recommend heading over to their site and checking them out.  If you’re ...

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Android Market Matters

GameLoft’s recent (and strangely public) announcement that they will be withdrawing resources from Android-based game development has surprised much of the Android community. The fact that a major software house would begin to shun the Android platform, at the same time that handset ...

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Android and Apple: A ‘Cord’ial Encounter

During a subway ride to work, I was smacked in the face with an abominable, sacrilegious image that rocked me to my core. To my right sat a young man playing with his Motorola Droid. But this was no ordinary Droid. This Droid was being tortured by the headphones that had been rammed into its... ...

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A Poor Man’s App Store?

A year ago, as awesome as Android 1.0 was, it had a whole lot of warts. Today, with much better hardware running Android 2.0, the wider geek world is coming around to recognize Android’s potential. But in a recent TechCrunch post, Jason Kincaid pointed out a big ol’ wart he still ...

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Inventec N18 Clamshell MID

Netbook News was in attendance at IT Month in Taiwan where they got some hands on experience with Inventec’s new N18 MID. What’s interesting about this device is that it’s almost a hybrid MID and mini-netbook. Sporting a 4.8-inch WVGA touchscreen, 250GB storage, and a full ...

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HTC Hero 2.1 ROM Leaked!!!

The HTC Hero 2.1 ROM with SenseUI is now available via AllDroid and XDA-developers. Download it at your own risk. This is not an official ROM, nor will it have all the updated, carrier specific software, packaged with it.  As always, if you decide to try out the ROM, make sure to back up ...

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Verizon Bullies Sprint… Are They Serious?

Verizon has really overstepped their boundaries this time. Embarrassing AT&T is one thing; they deserve it. But asking Sprint to remove its “Most Dependable 3G Network” claim is narcissistic, pompous, and flat out wrong. I’d like to quote my personal site, just to prove a ...

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CONFIRMED: T-Mobile CLIQ Getting OTA Updates Today

After some dark alley whispering and and rumors, we’ve been able to confirm that an over-the-air (OTA) update is being rolled out to T-Mobile CLIQ owners today. While it’s not the 1.6 or 2.0 that some of you might be hoping for, it does address some critical points.  Chief among ...

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ZiiLABS Announces ‘TRINITY’ Platform for Android

The ZiiSummit is underway over in Singapore and Creative’s ZiiLabs has unveiled the TRINITY smartphone platform for Android.  Like most everything else ZiiLabs puts out, it sounds stellar on paper.  And like everything else, it’s only conceptual stuff that is waiting for OEMs and ...

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Gameloft is a Buncha Idiots

EDITOR NOTE: This post was originally scheduled to go up earlier in the week, but was pushed back due to a server migration.  We understand Gameloft’s position has changed somewhat since the original news, but still feel obligated to share our opinions on Android gaming as a whole. When ...

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Here are Your ADC 2 Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of the Android Developers Challenge 2!  As promised, the list of top apps was announced just moments ago and we’re only pleased to share the names with you. The Top 3 Overall Winners SweetDreams – Revolutionary tool that will finally allow you to go ...

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$100M Marketing Campaign for Droid Seems to be Paying Off

Verizon is putting $100 million into marketing of the Droid, and so far the carrier has to be pleased with the results.  Less than a month after release, the only handset to sport Android 2.0 has sold somewhere between 700,000-800,000 units.  Verizon’s big marketing push for the Droid ...

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Dolphin Browser Adds Multitouch Support for Droid

If you’re a Droid owner, you’ll want to check out the recently updated Dolphin browser.  After hanging out in the Android Market for a few months, the web browser just picked up a few enhancements, most notably, multitouch support.  Since Droid does allow for multitouch in third ...

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Android’s Room for Improvement

A lot has been written about the battle that seems to be brewing in the mobile OS world. Which is the better platform for developers? Which is more consumer friendly? Which has the best hardware? Which will be crowned champion? All interesting questions that generate lots of discussion. If ...

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