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T-Mobile Giving Away $4,000 a Day with ‘4G PayDay’ Trivia Contest

Starting today, and running through October 2nd, T-Mobile is giving their customers the chance to win a daily prize of $4,000 (Get it? 4G’s).  The T-Mobile 4G PayDay contest is

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HTC Officially Announces EVO 3D for Europe

European consumers will soon be able to get their own hands on a EVO 3D as HTC has officially tapped the 3D handset with a July release. This is, for

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Doodle Grub Snakes its Way Into the Android Market

A cute and colorful adaptation of the classic “Snake” game has slithered its way to Android thanks to the guys over at Pixowl Inc. Originally developed for iOS, Doodle Grub’s

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Facebook for Android Gets Updated to 1.6, Adds Video Upload and Pages

Check your Market now, because Facebook for Android just got an update! It is not necessarily a huge one, but it does improve and bring a couple of features to the mobile app: Improved News Feed, Pages Support, and Video Upload.

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TeleNav v6.2 Now Available for Select T-Mobile Handsets

Our friends at TeleNav sent over an email to us this afternoon to share some news for T-Mobile customers.  Some of you will find that you are able update your

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Droid 3 on Track for July 14 Debut

The Motorola Droid 3 looks to be arriving just a few weeks from now, and shortly after Verizon stops offering unlimited data plans.  According to information obtained by DroidAttic, the

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Galaxy S II to Sell More Units Than Droid Bionic?

Mashwork, a social media listening firm, has apparently gathered some social data regarding both the Galaxy S II and the Droid Bionic, and the hype seems to be pointed toward the S II. Apparently, 68% of the group that Mashwork collected data from are interested in buying the Galaxy S II when it lands Stateside, while 32% are interested in shelling out the money for a Droid Bionic.

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Sprint Q3 Roadmap Leaked, Epic 2 and Mysterious 4G Samsung Device Uncovered

Don’t you just love it when we get a sneak peak at a leaked roadmap for a carrier? We sure do, and today is no different! The guys over at This Is My Next have gotten their hands on the Q3 roadmap for Sprint, and there’s two Android devices that caught our eye.

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Sprint to Continue Evo 3D Bloatware Policy With Future Devices

It would seem that one of the carriers has finally heard the cry for no bloatware, as Sprint is planning to continue the policy of allowing users to remove bloatware apps on future devices. This all started with the Evo 3D, when Sprint gave owners the option of uninstalling bloatware, such as the Sprint Nascar app, from the device without the need for root.

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Galaxy S II Joins Nexus S, Explores Space

Remember back in December, when Google’s Mobile Blog posted pictures and videos of a Nexus S tied to some weather balloons, floating around the Earth? Well, it looks like Samsung wants in on the fun, as they’ve launched a Galaxy S II into space atop a small astronaut, tied to a weather balloon.

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Is Andy Breaking Down?

Before I begin, I’d like to stress that this is an opinion piece, and doesn’t necessarily reflect the views of AndroidGuys. I’m just a grumpy 17-year-old voicing my thoughts. Now

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DYZPLASTIC Teases New Batch of Android Collectibles

The guys over at dyzplastic (division of Dead Zebra) are teasing another set of collectible Android figurines.  A blog post hints at four of them with an image that shows half

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PrivacyStar Blocks Unwanted Callers on Android 2.3.3

Did you use a call blocker app, only to find that with your shiny new update to Android 2.3.3, it no longer worked? There’s a reason for that. Apparently, Google removed an API that developers used for the core functionality in these apps, so they no longer function correctly. Enter Privacy Star.

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HTC Glamor Spotted in the Closet, Possibly a Cross Dressing HTC Bliss?

Anyone remember that rumor about HTC’s female-centric experiment codenamed “Bliss?” Well, it seems that another female-based HTC phone has been spotted hanging in a closet, which gives us the hint of

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Cut the Rope Comes to Android as Free, Exclusive GetJar Offering

GetJar scored another high profile Android exclusive today with the release of the very addictive game, Cut the Rope.  Released last year for iOS, the physic-based title gives users 175