Android Used to Keep Cities Clean

Have you ever been driving though an area of town, or perhaps your own city and thought, "Man, they really should clean this place up?" Well, in Toulouse, France, Défi Propreté has teamed up with Android and has given out 90 HTC Desires to its agents to help clean up the trash in the city.

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Send and Receive SMS from PC/Mac with TalkMyPhone

TalkMyPhone recently introduced an Android app that allows users to handle messaging in a whole new way. TalkMyPhone sends you notifications of incoming SMS messages, phone calls, and battery states via Jabber, meaning you get the notification right from Pidgin, Adium or whatever other IM ...

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Sharp IS03 has 960×480 Resolution screen

Every time I see an iPhone 4 commercial, they never fail to tout the “amazing retina display” that’s “only on the iPhone 4″. Well, a new contender has stepped up to take the iPhone’s screen head on. No, it’s not a Samsung, HTC, or even a Motorola ...

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TweetDeck Sheds Beta Tag, Arrives in Android Market

Two months and eleven updates after hitting Android in beta form, TweetDeck has arrived in the Android Market. Thanks to more than 36,000 beta testers, the developers were able to deliver an incredible looking and feature rich client available to all!

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T-Mobile: “Yeaaah, About That G2 OTA Rumor…”

Yesterday saw us reporting on an alleged OTA update that was said to be hitting a select few G2 users.  We mentioned that we didn’t have any official word from T-Mobile and that it should be considered unconfirmed.  A day later and now T-Mobile is talking about it.  What’s the deal ...

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Safari Books Brings Digital Library of Tech and Professional Titles to Android

Want to get some extra info on things like JAVA, Web Development, Network Administration, or Digital Media?  How about reading a book on it on the go from your Android device?  Safari Books Online now lets you purchase a book, and share the info with others all from your Android handset, and ...

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BuzzVoice updated, goes free

We told you about BuzzVoice a few months ago, and it’s roughly described as a “Pandora for News” app. Well, BuzzVoice has announced an update to their popular app, and there’s a new feature. Now, if you can’t find your favorite RSS feed from the growing list ...

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Beejive Comes to Android

Popular messaging client BeejiveIM arrived on Android a couple weeks back, bringing its award winning all-in-one support to your favorite mobile OS. Yeah, we know we missed the boat on launch day but we felt obligated to share the news - should you not already know about it.

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Sony opens registration for Google TV devs

Sony is now accepting registration for developers who want to get in on their Sony Internet TV. Also known as the NSX-46GT1, the Sony Internet TV is the first HDTV to incorporate the much-anticipated Google TV, which we first reported on back in May. This is big news for Google TV fans, because ...

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ZTE unveils ZTE Light Android tablet

Today, Chinese manufacturer ZTE launched the ZTE Light, an Android-powered tablet. This comes just a week after rumors of a 1.3 GHz ZTE phone headed to Verizon. I have to say, ZTE has been causing a fair share of hype recently, and this tablet only adds to it. The Light features a 7-inch ...

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Notion Ink Gives Us a Taste of Adam Multitasking

The Android tablet race is heating up. One of the front runners is the Adam, made by Notion Ink. The company’s highly anticipated 10.1″ tablet’s multitasking feature was shown off. The feature, which allows you to view more than one application at a time, is certainly ...

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Sony Announces World’s First Google TV

Sony just made the first actual Google TV official with their new 46-inch GT1 Sony Internet TV.  Billed as the first television with the ability to enjoy apps, watch HDTV, and browse the internet on one device, it runs $1,399 and comes with an RF QWERTY keypad remote with integrated optical ...

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Sony Starts Taking Developer Inquiries for Google TV Apps

Sony is currently in the midst of a Google TV keynote in New York , but the hardware maker began making developer-friendly moves earlier today.  The company has opened up their registration page for developing apps on their Bravia GT1, dedicated set-top boxes, and/or other television models. ...

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Rumor: Gingerbread SDK Arrives Next Week

A source close to Android Police is claiming that the next release of Android is slated to arrive next week. Codenamed Gingerbread, we don't know whether this is 2.3, 2.5, or 3.0 in terms of naming convention. However, that could change soon enough!

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Sony Brings Streaming Movies and Television to Android with Crackle Application

Last week saw Sony's movie and television streaming service, Crackle, come to Android phones. Started as an online video sharing service (Grouper Networks) back in 2004, Crackle is now home to full-length movies and television shows.

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