Amazon brags Appstore growth ahead of new Kindle Fire

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Amazon, proud of its Kindle Fire and Appstore, has issued a press release touting some of it successes from the last year or so. As many of you know, Amazon is set to debut a new Kindle Fire at an event on September 6. As various pieces fall into place, Amazon wants everyone to know... Read More

Amazon Appstore touches down in Europe

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Europe has become the next market, finally, to see support from Amazon as it pertains to the Appstore.  If you live in the U.K., Germany, France, Italy and Spain then you will be pleased to learn that you now have access to the Android-based apps and games portal.  What’s more, you will ...

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Boost adds Samsung Galaxy S II 4G, Galaxy Rush to lineup

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Boost Mobile has announced a pair of Android-powered smartphones from Samsung, both of which are due in September.  Each is a little different from the next and offers something unique to their pre-paid subscriber base.  Generally speaking, one could consider these two to be on the opposite end ...

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An update on OUYA’s exciting Android-based console project: Success!

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  A month ago we wrote on a Kickstarter project called OUYA, an innovative gaming platform designed to bring gamers back to the more family & multiplayer-oriented television. At the time we had expressed our hope that the project flourished, and we’re happy to say that our hope was ...

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Win $275 in RadioShack goodies from AndroidGuys!

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Win a free Android screen replacement kit from AndroidGuys and RadioShack!

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Amazon brings GameCircle to Kindle Fire and APIs for game developers

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  For a while now, the Amazon Kindle Fire has stood as top dog as the fiscally friendly Android tablet. The low price-point paired with elegant UI and integration with Amazon’s services attracted a huge amount of sales, despite it not being exactly an Android tablet. Since its release ...

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Sprint flipping the switch on 4G LTE in select areas July 15th

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Are you on Sprint? Do you have an LTE device? Good news, then… for some. Sprint has announced plans to turn on LTE on July 15th for the following areas: Atlanta Dallas Houston (Yay!) Kansas City San Antonio To add on to this, 3G speeds will also be improved, via Sprint’s Network ...

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Qualcomm debuts Snapdragon SDK for developers

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Qualcomm today announced its Snapdragon software development kit (SDK), designed to help Android developers leverage technologies found at the system-on-a-chip level.  For example, developers can take advantage of features such as facial processing, burst capture for photos, surround sound, ...

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No Contract 4G with Virgin Mobile USA, starting at $35 a month

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I love it when Richard Branson gets a bug under his skin and sets out to prove everyone else he’s right and they’re wrong! Kinda “sticking it to the man” (aka the 4 major carriers in the country) he is claiming consumers don’t care about minutes like they used to, ...

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Amazon celebrates Appstore anniversary with discounts and free Kindle Fire tablets

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One year and 31,000 titles later, Amazon has become one of the trusted sources for Android apps and games.

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Sony debuts the Xperia Sola with touchless navigation

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Sony today announced their next Android smartphone, the Xperia Sola, a 3.7-inch slab of sexy headed for international markets over the second quarter of this year.  Formerly known by its code name of ‘Pepper‘, the Android 2.3 handset features a 1GHz dual-core processor, NFC, Sony ...

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Qualcomm adds Virtua Tennis Challenge, three others to Snapdragon GamePack

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Qualcomm today announced that four new titles are joining their Snapdragon GamePack.  Designed as a bundle of games optimized for the Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset, the collection has grown to more than 100 titles.  The latest games to see their name added to the list are The Reem, Reign of ...

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Qualcomm announces “Pro” iteration of S4 processor

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Qualcomm has always been known for excelling in mobile processor design, both in performance and efficiency. The S4, being their latest iteration, was no exception, competing aggressively against rival processors and garnering respect from the media and business from manufacturers. Not content ...

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Sprint officially announces LTE and Galaxy Nexus, as expected

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  We saw a leak in an ad last week about Sprint getting the Galaxy Nexus and giving it LTE, and now it’s all confirmed. Sprint has made the phone official with everything we expected… but no mention of the 1.5 GHz CPU we hoped for. What do we have? Android 4.0.3, Super AMOLED ...

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Lenovo impresses at CES with Android

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The magic that is CES is starting a bit early, thanks to Lenovo. They’ve unveiled several new Android devices, and each is just as impressive as the next. Let’s start with what everyone wants to see: tablets. Lenovo announced the IdeaTab S2 10, which is packing a 10-inch display, a ...

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