OnLive Desktop arrives with full Microsoft Office and Adobe Reader support

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OnLive released a new Android application into the market today which should appeal to business users and students alike.  Called OnLive Desktop, it’s premise that somewhat resembles their gaming app and service already available in multiple formats.  In this case it’s ...

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Skitch for Android adds map annotation, save to SD, more

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Skitch, the recently acquired Evernote property, just keeps getting better with each incremental Android update.  This week’s release sees the ability to mark up maps with notes, arrows, pins, and other shapes.  In addition to that, there’s also a much-desired option to move the ...

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Baseball season begins as MLB.com At Bat 12 steps up to the plate

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Batter up! Baseball season is officially underway as our favorite sports app returns for 2012.

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SugarSync updated with new sharing, management features

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SugarSync just dropped an update to their application in the Android Market today which makes it even easier to manage and share files through the cloud. Chief among the features in the 3.5 update is the ability to share files and entire folders with others across social networks like Facebook ...

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Google Wallet app gets update includes “core system fixes”

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A software update has been issued for the Google Wallet Android application this week and includes “core Wallet system fixes” among the notes.  Unfortunately the reviews for this 1.1-R52v7 release indicate that prepaid card issues are still plaguing the app and users are still ...

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Sony not rushing to quad-core this year, looking at 2013

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In the tech race, it’s generally numbers that the various manufacturers strive for. Whether it be more megapixels or a wider screen, the general rule is the bigger, the better. Now we have quad-cores on the horizon, and Sony isn’t convinced, at least according to Stephen Sneeden, ...

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TazTag to be first phone with both NFC and ZigBee at MWC

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Much hoopla has been made over the magical synergistic qualities of NFC, from payment options to data transfer on Google’s Android 4.0 ICS. ZigBee might be new to most people, but it’s basically a much more advanced and efficient wireless network than anything currently in place, ...

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HTC One V launching on three regional U.S. carriers

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HTC nailed the Mobile World Congress event by announcing a trio of new Android devices. One of them was HTC One V, which was introduced as a “Value” device. The device actually reminds us of the HTC Legend, which was launched as a successor to the HTC Hero. AT&T will be ...

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Rumor: HTC Jewel to crown Sprint’s LTE network?

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There were some fantastic announcements this week at MWC, there’s no denying. Those keeping track may have noticed a curious silence on the Sprint end of things however, particularly from the HTC camp. Maybe there’s a reason for that… PocketNow has received a bit of rumoring ...

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T-Mobile to offer quad-core, stock Android 4.0 variant of HTC One?

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With all of the official HTC news coming out of Barcelona this week we were pleasantly surprised to learn of a few new rumors.  One such leak was that Sprint is expected to offer a variant of the HTC One later this spring, possibly under the name of HTC Jewel.  Considered a codename for now, ...

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U.S. Cellular’s Samsung Galaxy S II goes on sale

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U.S. Cellular just dropped us a line to advise that their version of the Samsung Galaxy S II is now available online for $229.99 after $100 mail-in rebate.  Hitting stores tomorrow, March 1st, it’s pretty much the same device we’ve come to see at bigger carriers.  Standout features ...

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Toshiba to launch Excite 10 LE on March 6

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Toshiba’s second generation 10-inch tablet, the Excite 10, is expected to go on sale at select U.S. retailers on March 6th, one day ahead of Apple and their new iPad announcement.  Arriving as the Excite 10 LE, the Android 3.2 Honeycomb tablet will be offered in 16GB ($530) and 32GB ...

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Google Exec hints next Android update coming this fall

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Just few days ago, DigiTimes said that Google will launch Android 5.0 Jelly Bean in Q2 2012, and the update will be optimized for tablet PCs because somehow OEMs are not happy with ICS. Well, we aren’t buying into it. We always prefer listening to the sounds right from the company; think ...

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Samsung kicks off Galaxy Note S Pen App Challenge with $200,000 in prizes

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Because the new S Pen technology isn't totally awesome without a bunch of killer apps.

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Motorola throws Siri and Voice Actions into the ring…Voice Actions wins?

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It seems like anytime that Apple launches something that’s already in existence, the media goes into maddened convulsions. Drop down notifications? Yeah, Apple wasn’t the first to that. Split keyboard on a tablet? Nope, not first for that either (and still not the best). Such is the ...

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