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Official Ebay App Now Supports Selling; Update Turns Phones Into Mobile Pawnshops

Ebay pushed out an update to its Android app which added a long overdue necessity — Selling! Users now have the ability to sell their phones, from their phones (ponder

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Another Sign that Android is Taking Over the Mobile Universe

We had an interesting press release come across our desks today, concerning the company Pinger and it’s Textfree app for Android. The gist of the press release was how fast it took the number of Android users to gain parity with the number of iOS users using Textfree on Apple devices. So how long do you think it took for the Android app to catch up?

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Panasonic Unveils Rugged 10.1-inch Toughbook Tablet

Panasonic announced an enterprise-grade Android tablet today, expecting it to land in the market later this year.  Called the Toughbook tablet”, it will be rugged and durable and offer consumers

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Android Keyboard Showdown: Which One is Right for You?

For the longest time, there’s been a debate over which virtual keyboard for Android is the best. Is it the stock Gingerbread keyboard? Perhaps it’s Swype, or Better Keyboard? Well, the guys from ElectricPig have rounded up every virtual keyboard out there and compared them all in one giant keyboard showdown.

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Don’t Miss the Special Guest Host on AGTN #55 Tonight at 9pm CST

Are you ready for AGTN tonight? Join us for 2 hours of fun with Ray Walters enjoying time off with his family we are letting some of our fabulous listeners

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Samsung Reminds us Galaxy Tab 10.1 Arrives Tomorrow with New Promo [VIDEO]

In case you might have forgotten, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 arrives stateside tomorrow, June 17th, across a number of retail channels.  If you’re interested in picking one up for

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Tapjoy Announces $5 Million Android Fund to Encourage App Porting

Tapjoy wants developers to port their applications and games over to Android.  So badly in fact that they are launching a new program today, supported by a $5 million fund.

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Mockups2Android Lets you Design UI’s for Android in a Drag and Drop Interface

The above video gives a demonstration of a cool new utility for Android UI designers called Mockups2Android, giving a drag and drop environment for rapid design development. Reality Mechanic is the creator of this utility, and is offering a few demo on the Android Market.

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Never Forget to Give a Caller an Important Message with CallReminder

If you are like me, you have been in the situation where you have been charged with passing along an important message or critical info to someone the next time you talk with them on the phone. And, also like me, you have been in the situation where you have forgotten to pass said info along to the person. Now, thankfully, there is an app for that.

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AT&T’s Latest Infuse 4G Ad is Another Unfortunate, Yet Hilarious Spot [VIDEO]

AT&T and Samsung really want you to know how big and beautiful the screen is for the Infuse 4G.  We can hardly blame them considering it’s 4.5-inches of pure Super

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New LG Handset Leaks with Unique Slider QWERTY Design

A new LG handset with T-Mobile branding and a unique form factor has been spotted in the wild.   There is no official name for the device yet but we have an

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Track and Share Your Adventures with FollowMe

Going for a hike? Run? Bike ride perhaps? Want to track your trip? How about a statistical rundown? Did you pass a stunning landscape? Want to share a photo? How

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Frisbee Forever Launching on Android with Papaya

Today, PapayaMobile and Kiloo announced their worldwide partnership. PapayaMobile is a social networking platform for Android and iOS games. Kiloo is an award-winning game development company. With the partnership, they have announced the release of their hit iOS game, Frisbee Forever to debut on Android.

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Burn the Rope Hits Android Market

The very popular and ultra-addictive game Burn the Rope has come to Android today.  Available for free on any handset running 1.6 or higher (virtually everyone!), the puzzle adventure game

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T-Mobile Unveils Daily Deal Aggregation App ‘More For Me’

T-Mobile has climbed into the daily deals ring, albeit on the backs of LivingSocial.  The carrier announced a new Android-based application yesterday called More For Me (beta), which aims to