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Motorola Atrix 4G Lapdock to get Price Drop

The Motorola Atrix 4G is not only a beast of a phone, it also comes with one of the most unique accessory that I have seen, of course I am talking about the Lapdock

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LG Ally 2.2.2 Update Rolling Out

Well if you still use an LG Ally, Verizon is rolling out a software update to Android 2.2.2. In the update is really nothing major, but it just shows that Verizon and LG haven’t dropped the LG Ally off their update list yet.

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Free National Weather and Traffic Alerts for Your Android Device.

In a week where we have seen some pretty severe storms rip through the country, an app has been released to help notify Android users of weather alerts to help them prepare.

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Fix That Pothole with Your Android Device

With the new Android application SeeClickFix, you can easily take a picture of something in your town/city such as a pothole, graffiti or garbage. Basically anything that’s not “Police Reporting” level, then send it off and let your town officials become aware of the problem.

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HBO GO for Android Arrives Earlier Than Expected

If you have an HBO subscription and an Android phone, you will be happy to hear that HBO has released their HBO GO application in the Android market. It’s a

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More News on the HTC “Doubleshot”

There is more news today that has been gleaned from the leaked Doubleshot ROM yesterday. PocketNow is reporting that they have taken a look at the guts of the ROM, and have gotten some valuable information at what the capabilities of the HTC Doubleshot may be! Check out the quote from the PocketNow article:

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Manually Install Android 2.3.4 on Your T-Mobile Nexus S

Who wants to wait around for those “next few weeks” to come and pass so that they can get Android 2.3.4 on their Nexus S?  If we know the mentality

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Android Dev Learns How Far is Too Far for Ad Revenue

The developer of a popular app that is used to turn off mobile data called APNDroid “learned his lesson” when he got his app pulled from the Android Market recently.

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Best Buy Offering a Pair of Free Samsung Android Handsets April 29-30

Best Buy has brought back their popular Free Phone Friday deals and made them even better.  How?  By tacking on an extra day, that’s how.  This time around Best Buy

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LG Optimus Big Coming Soon to Korea

We reported on a leaked image of the LG Optimus Big a while ago, putting it in the rumor column until more info came out. Now, all has fallen into place as the company has announced the device will be launching April 28 in Korea. There are times where we wished we lived in Korea to get the cool goodies they do over there!

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Netflix and LG Revolution Nearing an Announcement

If you have been waiting for the official Netflix for Android application, a recent Verizon Wireless pamphlet shows that it will be coming soon in the LG Revolution, a good sign that the Netflix app is close to a release.

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Adobe and iSimple Joining AGTN Tonight!

It is once again Thursday Android Family, and you know what that means, it is once again time for the Android Guys Thursday Night Droidcast/stream! We have another great show lined up for you tonight, with the full cast of Ray Walters, Aaron Kasten, Benji Hertel and Stacie Nuss back in action. Of course Jake Southers from Streamly.TV is producing!

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Video Chat Coming to Nexus S via Android 2.3.4 Update

The big Nexus surprise that was teased earlier today has just been unveiled.  And it’s… drum roll…. video chat for the Nexus S.  And another Android update.  That’s right, two

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Sprint’s Wi-Fi XOOM Arrives May 8th (UPDATE: Confirmed)

We just received an email from one of our readers who passed a picture, showing the Sprint version of the Wi-Fi XOOM arriving May 8th.  We had heard that it

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Shazam Offering Free Unlimited Tagging Through End of Year

Shazam is announcing their newest update to the free Shazam application; they have added unlimited song tags. With previous versions of Shazam users were limited to 5 free tags a