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IGDA Cautions Developers Against Amazon App Store

The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) Board of Directors has taken to their blog to voice concerns over the new Amazon App Store. Whereas many casual developers might look to

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AGTNFTW Droidcast #48 Tonight is Going to be Huge! (psst Cyanogen is gonna be on)

  Ray Walters is back!!!  He felt so bad about missing last week, he is packing a mean punch for the show this week.  With the regular panel of hosts

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Hotwire Releases Travel Ticker with Personalized Travel Deals

Hotwire, Inc. recently dropped their Travel Ticker application into the Android Market, allowing for even easier to access personalized travel deal. Android (2.2+) users can now receive instant push alerts

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Layar 5.0 Adds Discovery and Sharing Options to Popular AR Browser

Layar saw version 5.0 of their popular augmented reality (AR) browser hit the Android Market earlier this week, adding new features while also improving on the existing stuff. This latest

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HP Launching ePrint Services App on May 1

Starting May 1st  Android users will be able to print wirelessly from their handset or tablet to any HP printer running their Internet-printing service. Once the app is downloaded and

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Sony Ericsson Opens Website Aimed at Unlocking Devices

Sony Ericsson is making it easy for customers to unlock the bootloader for their handsets with the launch of a new website.  The company is now providing the necessary tools

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HTC Sense 3.0 Will Only Run on Latest Devices

HTC confirmed yesterday that their latest version of Sense UI will only run on the company’s latest devices.  When we say latest, we mean the brand spankin’ new stuff like

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Rogers’ Xperia Arc and Xperia Play Tipped for April 28 Release

Sony Ericsson recently announced a bunch of new Android phones at the MWC 2011, notably the Xperia Arc and Xperia Play. Canadian carrier Rogers has officially announced that they will

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Samsung Galaxy S2 Benchmark Results in 3000+ on Quadrant

When Samsung launched the Galaxy S last year, it was known as one of the fastest phone available. The blazing fast 1 GHz Hummingbird processor blew everyone away, and the

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Galaxy Tab 10.1v And Galaxy S2 Proto Benchmarked

Samsung recently held a little event in Holland called Samsung Smart Living where we found ourselves fortunate enough to be able to attend. We interviewed the manager of the mobile

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Millennial Media Report Shows Verizon iPhone’s Impact on Android

Since the first whispers of a Verizon iPhone began, the question on many Android enthusiast’s minds was what kind of impact the handset could have.  Would it stop Android’s growth

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Take the Zippo Virtual Lighter to Your Next Real Concert

  After more than 14 million iPhone downloads, Zippo’s popular virtual lighter application has landed on Android. Available immediately in the Android Market, this official Zippo app comes with 28

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Watch HTC Unveil Sensation 4G for Yourself [VIDEO]

HTC has kept with their own tradition of releasing their product announcements on YouTube.  The latest comes from this week’s unveiling of the Sensation 4G and is available in two

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Sprint Enabling Carrier Billing for Android Market Purchases

Sprint has become the next carrier to offer customers the ability to defer their Android Market purchases to their monthly wireless bill. According to AndroidCentral, Sprint has started rolling the

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Three-Way Video Calling with ooVoo Goes Free

With 24 million users, ooVoo runs a distant second to Skype and their base of more than 660 million. However, ooVoo is looking to make strides and gain some space