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Big Android BBQ Announcement Tonite on AGTNFTW! Live at 9PM CST

Did you go to last years Big Android BBQ? Are you going to this years?  Do you love Android?   Do you have an opinion?  Are you Human?   If you

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Google to Stream All of This Year’s I/O, Including Android Session, Online for Free

Google I/O may have sold out fast (59 minutes fast), but the Big G has decided to put the ENTIRE event online. They said it would include, “streaming of the keynotes, as in years past, as well as—new for 2011—the addition of sessions from Android and Chrome. We’ll also aim to post HD video recordings from sessions that are not livestreamed within 24 hours.” Sounds great

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New Tools, Services Added to NOOK Developer Program

The Nook Developer program just shifted into a higher gear today, adding new services and developer tools.  Some of you may recall the program kicking off back in the fall

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Alltel’s Android Roster Grows with Four Recent Smart Phones

Alltel’s lineup of Android phones has now reached six devices total thanks to four recent additions, with offerings from HTC, Samsung, LG, and Motorola. Ranging from entry level to higher end, they

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T-Mobile Confirms Launch Dates for Sidekick 4G and G2X

T-Mobile has once again taken to twitter to announce the release dates for upcoming Android handsets.  This time we’re getting the goods on the dual-core LG handset that is the

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Stream Your Television to Your Android Device With Vulkano Flow

Monsoon Multimedia is now offering their Vulkano Flow mobile accessory, which allows for users to watch TV anywhere, even on their Android devices. Once the Flow is hooked directly to

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Springpad Note Application Gets Even Better with Email, RSS Options

Saving and tracking your notes just got a bit easier this week as Springpad announced an update to their service. Two key features have been added to the popular organization tool making it a cinch to add and view your to-do list, recipes, notes, and photos.

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TripIt Now Powering More than 300 of Your Favorite Apps

TripIt recently sent out a press release to announce that their services and travel features are now offered in more than 300 applications.  Titles such as FlightTrack Pro, TripDeck, TravelTracker

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Run Android Apps in Windows with BlueStacks

Have you ever wanted to play your favorite Android games on your computer? Well, BlueStacks is the answer! With this new software for Windows, you can do just that. What’s awesome about

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Google Tweaking Market Rankings

Many have noted how ironic it is that search giant Google has not been able to get search right in its own Android Market. It’s a problem that they’ve probably

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Andy Rubin Clears the Air About Android Rumors

Android head Andy Rubin took to the Android Developers Blog to clear the air about rumors that have been circulating recently: that Google is imposing new rules to reduce fragmentation,

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American Heart Association Launches Walking Paths App

The American Heart Association has released an app, called Walking Paths, which essentially allows users (with GPS-equipped Android phones) to find, tag, and “like” any of the more than 2,500

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Sony Xperia Acro Leaked

BGR recently reported on a leaked image from Sony’s PC Companion Software in Japan. It appears that there is a device named the Acro, along with other announced devices. Although

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Sony Xperia Play System Dump

Thanks to the folks over at XDA Developers, who posted a link to the “soon to be released” Sony Xperia Play. In this dump you can find everything from ringtones

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Review: SPB Shell 3D

If you haven’t gotten a chance to play around with SPB’s Shell 3D launcher, I highly recommend you do so immediately. I won’t go into too much detail, as our