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Scottrade Brings Secure Online Trading to Your Android Smart Phone with New App

Scottrade released an official Android app yesterday which will surely appeal to investors and day traders everywhere.  The free application runs on devices with Android 1.5 or higher offers real-time

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Google+ for Android Updated, Improved Notifications Included

Google+ for Android received a nice little update bringing it to version 1.0.5. Many of the changes brought about have been directly related to user feedback which not only shows

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Froyo Remains Most Prevalent Android OS Version

According to the most recent data provided by Google, Android 2.2 (Froyo) continues to be the dominant OS version seen on devices. The data, which uses the number of devices

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Samsung Mobile Details Full TouchWiz UX Update for Galaxy Tab 10.1

Samsung has issued a formal press release to break down all of the new features set to arrive with the forthcoming Galaxy Tab 10.1 software update.  Making its debut today

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Nissan LEAF App Enters Android Market to Delight of CARWINGS Users Everywhere

Nissan North America, Inc. released a free Nissan LEAF app into the Android Market last week which helps users keep a close eye on their beloved vehicle. Features include the

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Huawei Announces Stylish ‘Vision’ for Select Markets

Huawei, a company with a growing US presence, has announced a new handset today in the form of the sleek and stylish Vision. Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the phone features

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Time Inc. to Launch Tablet Editions for Entire U.S. Portfolio by End of 2011

Time Inc. announced today that they will be launching tablet versions of their entire U.S. portfolio by the end of the year. The 21-title strong list includes notable magazines such

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Texas Instruments Excited For Ice Cream Sandwich

Texas Instruments has been a key player in the Android smart phone industry over the last few years but they’ve been noticeably absent from the tablet game.  Things look to

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Lookout: Mobile Threats on Rise, Finds First Attack Focused on U.S. Users

Mobile Mobile Security released their latest Threat Report today, pulling together data from 700,000 applications across 10 million devices from around the world. Their findings indicate that malware attacks and

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Best Buy Mobile Offering Nexus S for Free One Day Only (All Carriers Included)

Been thinking about grabbing the Nexus S but still debating the $99 price point?  Today’s the day you make your move.  Well, August 3rd is the day, to be clear.

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Has Google Given Up on the Phone Gallery?

It has been nearly a year since Google overhauled their website for the Nexus One, turning it into a gallery of Android handsets.  Re-launched back in September of 2010, google.com/phone

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Droid Bionic Specs Finally Confirmed by Motorola

It’s been a long road for the Bionic, from its announcement back at CES to Motorola’s delay, aimed at bringing an “improved form factor,” and most recently, a rumored August 4th

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Samsung Launching Sequel to Galaxy Tab Next Month?

Samsung launched the original Galaxy Tab over a year ago, and it grew to one of the best-selling tablets on the market. Its big brother, the Galaxy Tab 10.1, is also

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Walmart Offering Sharp FX Plus Free with Contract

Walmart, stealing a bit of AT&T’s thunder, has begun offering the Android 2.2-powered Sharp FX Plus to consumers without any fanfare.    As expected, the handset features a 3.2-inch display,

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 Lands in Germany

Samsung has officially announced today that they will be launching their flagship tablet, the Galaxy Tab 10.1, later this month in Germany. The tablet is already available from several retailers