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New Eco-Friendly Samsung QWERTY Device

  In what looks to have been an accidental posting on Samsung’s website yesterday, the yet-announced Replenish made its first semi-official debut.  The page has since been removed but not

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Doom Creator Not Planning on Android Anytime Soon

ID software Co-Founder John Carmack says his company will continue to focus on iOS games because they see the Android platform as “not as profitable”. Texas base ID software, the

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Sprint Nexus S 4G Up For Pre-Order At BestBuy For $199

Earlier this year, Samsung and Google launched the first ever phone running Gingerbread, known as Nexus S. The Nexus S is an amazing device that offers a “Pure Google Experience.”

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HTC Sensation ROM Leaks, Features Sense 3.0

Bummed when you heard the news that your HTC handset wouldn’t see the newest version of Sense UI?  Chin up little fella.  Hackers and modders have your back.  Even though

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Contract Pricing for Upcoming Verizon Smart Phones Leaks

The two-year contract prices for multiple Verizon handsets has leaked to the internet today, giving consumers a clear indication as to what lies ahead. Among the list of devices is

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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