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T-Mo Launches Monthly 4G No Contract Service

When we spoke to Dan from T-Mo a few weeks ago on AGTN, he told us that the company was going to be business as usual until they heard something different regarding the AT&T and T-Mo Merger. It looks like he wasn’t kidding!
T-Mo has announced an interesting new plan scheme for users of their “4G” network (notice the quotes). In a posting on their new website, T-Mo stated the following:

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DK300 Multimedia Dock for Xperia Play

Do you have an Xperia Play? If so, you might want this new dock. Sony Ericsson just announced the new DK300 media dock. This dock allows you to charge you phone and output sound via a 3.5 mm headphone jack. There is no pricing on this dock as well as no HDMI connectivity.

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Sync your media with Miro 4

If you are a fan of iTunes and have wanted to sync your Android device, you might want to hear this. Miro 4, an open-source desktop media client for Mac, PC, and Linux, does just that. With Miro 4, you can seamlessly sync your Android device’s music, videos, and applications.

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Price Grabber takes Miracle on 34th Street Approach to Sales

You have all seen the now famous movie Miracle on 34th Street where Macy’s impresses customers by directing them to go to their competitor to find an item that they do not carry or have in stock, right? Well, the online sales site, PriceGrabber.com has updated their Android app to operate like that, sort of.

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TRAFFIQ Releases Free Tool for Media Planners and Buyers

Late last week, TRAFFIQ rolled out their Mobile Media Calculator, a free application for both media buyers and planners. The app provides instant access to a handful of key media

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Tower Building Chaos Ensues as Jenga Falls into the Android Market

Leslie Scott’s infamous tower-building game Jenga has made its way to Android courtesy of NaturalMotionGames (creators of Backbreaker Football). This anxiety packed puzzler pits users against the evil Dr. Gravity

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Asus Teases New Tablet

Asus is on a roll as of late. They launched the Eee Pad Transformer, a 10.1-inch Honeycomb tablet with a dockable QWERTY keyboard and a 5MP camera. As if that wasn’t impressive and jaw-dropping enough, Asus has just released these photos of an unnamed tablet in the works, and they’re not holding back on this one either.

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INQ Mobile and foursquare Announce New Collaboration

Thanks to a partnership unveiled at TechCrunch Disrupt, one of the first “Facebook phones” to arrive on the scene may also be an unofficial “foursquare phone”.INQ and foursquare announced a

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Samsung’s Official Accessories for Galaxy Tab 10.1 Include Keyboard Dock

The first look at Samsung’s accessories for the upcoming Galaxy Tab 10.1 have landed online in both static image and video form. Engadget is reporting that Samsung Germany has begun

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Get You an EVO-3D for $99 from Radio Shack

Now before you rush out and run to Radio Shack, know that to get an EVO3D for that price, you have to trade in an original EVO or a EVO Shift. That being said, the above image was taken from an email that goodandevo.net received. As you can see, the Shack is offering the brand new EVO device for a base price of $199 on contract, $499.00 off.

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No Movies For You!

I have not written an opinion piece in a long while, mostly because I usually cover my opinions when we have a “Rayge Against the Machine” segment on AGTN. But this morning, I find myself dusting off the old opinion button here at AG, because of the fact that those of us, (pretty much everyone reading this blog), who have rooted devices will not be able to rent movies on the shiny new offering from Google in the Android Web Market.

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Pantech Announced World First 1.5 GHz Dual-Core Phone

Pantech is one of the leading mobile phone companies in S.Korea, and they always announce some amazing devices but mostly in S.Korea. They are also offering some of their devices in the States via AT&T and Verizon, but all of them are just mid-range devices, and we are still waiting for Pantech to announce their superphones in USA, like the new Pantech Vega Racer.

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Sharp Announces Worlds First Clamshell Android Phone

An interesting announcement from Sharp today, as they have launched the worlds first Android powered clamshell flip phone. Introducing the Sharp Aquos Hybrid 007sh, an Android 2.3 device with a 3.4 inch flippable touch screen. It has some impressive specs under the hood, including a 16 megapixel camera!

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No More Circling for a Parking Spot at the Mall with the Parker App

Well, maybe not the mall per-se, but residents of larger cities can take advantage of a new Android App that will allow you to see parking spots that are open, all in real time.

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Hand Toss Your Own Pie from Pizza Hut With Latest Update

MMMMMMM… No longer do we have to eat cold pizza (I know some of you prefer it cold) with the release of the latest Pizza Hut app for Android.  The