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Xoom Owners, Check out the New Keyboard Folio

I can almost hear all of you readers that are lucky enough to own a Xoom breathing the word “Niiiiiiiiiiice” right now, and I would have to agree. Pictured to the left is the newly released “Keyboard Folio” for the Motorola Xoom tablet

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WildTangent, T-Mobile USA Planning Android Game Rentals

WildTangent and T-Mobile USA have announced plans to offer a service which will benefit both Android developers and consumers.  Going live ‘later this year’, the service will let users rent

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Chinese Mobile Company TechFaith to Announce Six Android Handsets

TechFaith, a specialized mobile company focusing on Enterprise smartphone offerings has announced via a press release that they will be launching six new Android powered handsets on June 23th.

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Spiceworks Mobile Comes to Android, to Delight of IT Pros Everywhere

To the delight of IT professionals all over the world, Spiceworks, Inc. rolled out an Android version of their mobile application today. The free application lets more than 1.5 million

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Get Your Thumbs Ready, There Can be Only One! OpenFeint Announces Beta of ‘GameFeed’

90 million mobile users to be precise, as OpenFeint has today announced the addition of “Game Feed”, a new service that puts an in game news feed telling you when one of your friends has one upped you either in score or achievements. And the best part? It’s cross platform, so you can be notified when your hipster i-Phone friends top your score in Fruit Ninja.

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S1 and S2 Tablets Clear FCC Sporting AT&T Frequencies

Many Sony gaming fans were booing after Sony announced its Playstation Vita 3G would be available exclusively on AT&T, and now — many Android users who were holding out for

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Winamp Celebrates 4 Million Downloads with New Release

Since its debut in December AOL’s Winamp application for Android has notched more than 4 million downloads. To help celebrate, the company is releasing a new version (1.1) to the

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Xperia Play Experience Pack

Who says E3 is all about the consoles? Over in LA Sony Ericsson have introduced a multimedia dock for the Xperia Play that comes with a pocket USB cable and

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What’s the Deal with BatteryGuard?

One of our readers recently opened the browser on his Android phone to check his Yahoo! email account when something strange happened.  A pop-up appeared over his browser screen advising

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Adobe Issues Another Flash Security Warning

Another round of ammunition has been added to all Apple fan boy’s arsenals with this new security warning for flash 10.3. The vulnerability affects all desktop versions as well as

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Reminder: Toshiba Thrive Available June 13th

The Toshiba Thrive is just 6 days away from its June 13th release, so we though we would go over some of the specs and features, just to jog your memory.

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Motorola Clears up that “70% of Returned Handsets” Remark

We’re guessing you probably know about the comments made by Motorola Mobility CEO Sanjay Jha’s last week where he referred to returned Android handsets.  Speaking at the Bank of America Merrill

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Samsung Indulge Announced for Cricket Wireless

Cricket Wireless has never been at the top of the pack as far as Android devices go. Their Kyocera Sanyo Zio and Huawei Ascend failed to impress many. But it looks like they’re stepping up their game a bit with the announcement of the Samsung Indulge.

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Fun With Trademarks: What Is Samsung up to Now?

I love digging around the US Trademarks website, trying to get a feel for what potential Android smart phones and tablets might be on the horizon.  I don’t spend much

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Could This LG Handset be the “Gelato” LG Optimus Slider or Nexus 3?

Take a look at that picture right there.  This is said to be a legit teaser image for the next big upcoming handset from LG.  While we don’t have any