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‘My Data Manager’ Helps Consumers Monitor Data Usage at App Level

Let’s say for a moment that you have an Android handset with a limited amount of data allotted each month.  Be it for budgetary reasons or personal preference, you’ve got

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Overhauled WeatherPro 1.5 Arrives With Oodles of New and Improved

MetoeGroup just reached out to us know that they’ve released a new version of their WeatherPro application for Android.  This release (1.5) is said to be faster, more stable, and

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T-Mobile Giving Dads (And Everyone Else) 1 Year of Free Data

T-Mobile is gearing up for a one-day-only deal for you or your favorite dad.  This year the carrier plans on tossing in one year of data for any qualifying talk,

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Swype 3.0 Beta Released, Honeycomb Support and More…

It’s only been 18 months and already Swype has swiped its way past 50 million installs, revering itself as one of the most premiere keyboard replacements around. Now, with version

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Taptu Update Gives Users More UI Choices and Better Search

Social/News feed reader app Taptu recently received an update bringing it to version 1.5. This latest update adds additional options to its already awesome UI and improves upon its search

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American Airlines to Provide Samsung’s Galaxy Tab™ 10.1 for Premium Class In-Flight Entertainment

Chalk another one up for the Android army! Samsung and American Airlines have just announced that starting later this year, flyers in premium class will be using the Galaxy Tab

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Amazon Collecting Usage Data Through Their App Store?

According to a developer who got in contact with Business Insider, Amazon may be collecting usage data through their own app store on your Android powered device. He came to this conclusion after he found that if you don’t have the app store installed you can’t access any of the apps you downloaded through it.

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[UPDATE] T-Mobile Celebrating Father’s Day, Giving Away 10 Sensation 4Gs

T-Mobile has never been one to miss out on a giveaway, and they’re not about to start now. T-Mobile is giving away 10 (yes, we said TEN) HTC Sensation 4G superphones in honor of Father’s Day. They announced it via their Twitter and Facebook pages last Friday.

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Motorola Televation Streams Live TV to Connected Devices

Motorola Mobility just announced a new broadband device designed to share live TV across other connected IP devices.  Called Motorola Televation, it uses a 1GHZ digital QAM tuner and CableCard

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Boingo Wireless Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

Celebrating their 10th anniversary Boingo Wireless rang the NASDAQ opening bell this morning.  A newly public company, Boingo is happy to announce their 10th anniversary celebration by awarding their customers

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Track, Analyze, and Compare Bicycle Rides with Strava

Cycling enthusiasts have another biking app to put on their radar with Strava landing in the Android Market late last week. Like its iPhone counterpart before it, lets users track

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Samsung Mobile Singapore Outs High-Res Images of AT&T Galaxy Attain

The Singapore division for Samsung Mobile has accidentally outed the first high-resolution images of AT&T’s Galaxy Attain.  The Ma Bell-branded version of the Galaxy S II doesn’t have a launch

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Sprint’s Mid-Range Samsung Conquer 4G Expected Late July

Additional details surfaced over the weekend for an upcoming Samsung handset headed to Sprint. Previously known only by its model number SPH-D600, the phone is expected to be called the

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First Custom ROM Available for the XOOM!

Well it’s been quite a wait, but finally the first custom ROM for the Motorola Xoom is available.  You’ll have to head over at the XDA developers forum to grab

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Adobe Peers into the Future of Linked, Location-Based Apps

How cool would it be to arrive at a museum and have your phone tell you that there is an official app designed to walk you through the halls?  Acting