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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Verizon to offer Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.7 on March 1

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Verizon to offer the Tab 7.7 for $499.99 with a two-year commitment to data plan.

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Google releases its own Mobile World Congress app – Android MWC

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Google has released its own Mobile World Congress application today, putting the free app in the Android Market for devices running 2.2 or higher.  Strangely unavailable for Honeycomb tablets, Android MWC is a mobile companion to everything Android in Barcelona this week. Features in the app ...

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SwiftKey offers SDK up to handset and tablet makers

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SwiftKey is in Barcelona this week, chatting up their uber-smart keyboard alternative with handset and tablet makers.  To take things even further, the guys have announced that they are now allowing smartphone and other device makers the opportunity to utilize their technology by way of an SDK. ...

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Best Buy starts taking orders for AT&T’s HTC One X

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Interested parties are said to be able to secure one of the new smartphones with only $50 down.

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Exent launches GameTanium service for Android tablets

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Exent, a company largely in charge of the Games on Demand for the world’s leading service providers, is hoping to complete its vision of anytime, anywhere gameplay, as they’ve just launched their GameTanium service for Android tablets. With this latest release, their service covers ...

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Shazam shows what it can do with Android Beam, World’s fastest tagging and instant sharing

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Today in Barecelona, at the Mobile World Congress, Shazam let everyone in on their latest development. Striving to be the fastest ID content experience on the Android platform, Shazam is leading the way. With improvements to their already fast service, we can expect to ID songs in a little as ...

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Asus unveils the Padfone, our hearts stop for a few minutes

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After the announcement of two new tablets, Asus decided let the cat out of the bag and introduce the Asus Padfone, which was introduced by them last year. It’s the first device to feature a phone/tablet hybrid form factor. We reported that Asus would be launching it at MWC, and here it ...

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Gameloft bringing its most popular HD games to Intel smartphones and tablets

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One of the dangers of entering the tech market with a new product is the necessary adaptation that other manufacturers or developers will have to make to support your product. This is especially true in the processor market, where many software and firmware companies of entrenched themselves in ...

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Orange debuts Intel Medfield-powered Santa Clara

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Orange has announced their first Android handset to feature an Intel Medfield chipset, tapping the Santa Clara with a summer release.  Making its debut as Europe’s first Android smartphone to pack the new mobile processor, the device will launch with Android 2.3 Gingerbread but see an Ice ...

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