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    FreedomPop offers BYOD
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    • 24 Apr, 2014

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    FreedomPop on Thursday announced the availability of the HTC EVO 4G. Joining the Samsung Galaxy ...

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    Android smartphones ranked by pixels per inch

    It used to be a battle of Megapixels between smartphones to showcase their superiority in the ...

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    XCOM: Enemy Unknown is coming to soon to Google Play
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    • 24 Apr, 2014

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    XCOM just took to their Twitter page to announce that the awesome game that is XCOM: Enemy ...

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    Sony background defocus app released to the Play Store
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    • 24 Apr, 2014

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    Sony have today released a new version of their app which allows users to defocus the ...

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    HD Widgets 4 enters beta; full release expected in May
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    • 23 Apr, 2014

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    HD Widgets is slated to roll out a 4.0 release as soon as May 1 says the developers, Cloud.TV. ...

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Mobilizy Demos 3D Objects with 9/11 Memorial [VIDEO]

The two big guns in Augmented Reality apps for Android, Mobilizy (maker of Wikitude World Browser and other apps) and Layar have quite a little arms race going. Two weeks ago, Layar announced support for 3D objects.  This week, Mobilizy matched the feature, and demonstrates it with perhaps ...

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First Round of ADC 2 Draws to a Close Ahead of Expectations

The Android Developers Blog is reporting that due to an overwhelming response to round one of the Android Developers Challenge 2, they are ending it effective today.  The news comes earlier than Google predicted it would as they figured it would take at least two weeks to get everything they ...

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Schmidt and McAdam Tease Us With New Android Phones in the Wild

We still have to wait a few weeks for the announcements to come from Verizon, but that’s not stopping CEO Lowell McAdam from parading around with the Motorola Sholes.  See that picture?  The nerve of that guy to tease us – what with his non-blurry “in the wild” shot.  ...

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Newbtorial: How to Keep the Zip in Your Android

“UUUhhhhhhh, I am so sick of how slow my phone is!  Kevin, if you can’t fix this I am selling this thing and buying an iPhone!” These are the very words I heard come pouring into my office as a coworker, flushed with frustration, walked through the door.  She not so gently ...

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Verizon: “Stay Tuned for Some Game Changing Products”

Speaking today on the joint conference with Google, Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam made it clear that Verizon and Google are committed to a long and healthy relationship together. “I don’t wanna leave the impression that you will have to wait until next year or our launch of 4G to see ...

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Surprise! Verizon & Google Announce They are Working Together

The webcast slated for today may not end up being the white-knuckle thrill ride we are all hoping for.  A press release has gone out today which essentially amounts to nothing more than a “strategic partnership” between Google and Verizon. The two industry leaders will create, ...

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Verizon and Google Making Joint Announcement Today

Verizon and Google are primed to give a webcast today and although the details are scarce, we couldn’t be more excited.  Could we finally see the largest US carrier make their Android announcement?  Will the Sholes get officially unveiled?  We consulted our Magic 8-Ball for answers and ...

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The Best of Intentions

Android has demonstrated itself to be a truly revolutionary OS in a very short period of time. So many things about the operating system set it apart from its peers. In large part it represents the perfect blend between good ol’ fashioned Microsoft utility and the pristine glisten of Apple ...

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Hey Best Buy Reward Zone Members! Get Your HTC Hero on Friday

Those of you interested in picking up an HTC Hero from Best Buy might want to clear your schedule for Friday morning.  Rather than waiting until this Sunday morning (11th) to get your phone, whip out your Rewards Zone membership card and grab one on your way to work! This way, you can show ...

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Halloween Contest: Win 1 Year of GPS!

One of our favorite things to do here at AndroidGuys is to give stuff away.  We’ve been able to provide a few of our readers with a year of turn-by-turn GPS from TeleNav and we’re doing it again! Our friends over at TeleNav have been gracious enough to supply us with another 1 year ...

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Driving by the Android Dashboard Lights

This past week my iPod Classic finally bit the dust. I knew this was going to happen as it had been clicking lately which is usually an advanced warning that the hard drive is about to take a dirt nap. While I have used either the mT3G or my G1 for a PMP, I was... Read More

Samsung Behold II – Android Powered and Due This Year

Engadget is reporting today that a PR rep contacted them with information on the Samsung Behold II handset.  Due out “in time for the holidays”, the phone will mesh their TouchWiz UI with Android to deliver a completely unique experience.  The main screen seems to be run with use ...

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FixIt!: the Market

The competition to dominate the smart-phone market worldwide is played between Nokia/Symbian, RIM/Blackberry, Apple/iPhone, Microsoft/Windows Mobile and at the bottom of the table: Android (but it should better soon). As we all know, there is a good bunch of Android devices coming up in Q4 to ...

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G1 Battery Gives Android Blogger Warm and Not so Fuzzy Feeling

Ask around and you’ll likely find a fellow G1 user who can say that their handset gets unreasonably warm at times.  Whether plugged in or not, the back side of the phone has been known to heat up quite a bit.  A fellow Android blogger from AndroidWorld.nl sent us an email this morning ...

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LG Shows Off GW620 – Plenty of Pictures and Video to Go ‘Round

We’re finally learning a little bit more in terms of what LG is doing with Android.  The fellas at Le Journal du Geek (translated) were in attendance at a show where LG was showing off the GW620 handset.  Thankfully for us, they were able to film a few minutes with the phone. ...

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