APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games you should know about this week (April 11)

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APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

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Disposable phone number app ‘Burner’ comes to Android

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In need of an app that provides disposable numbers for voice and SMS communication? If so, then you’re in luck. Yesterday, Ad Hoc Labs announced that their mobile privacy app Burner, is available for download on both Android and iOS. The app puts users in control of their mobile identity ...

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More news for Google Babel: Google Voice support, synced notifications, and more

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Last week, we showed you some leaks pointing towards confirmation of Google’s unified messaging service “Babel”. Now, according to a Google memo, there’s going to be some great features included in it, such as: Brand new UI. We’ve designed a new UI that’s applied across ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 arrives in U.S. on April 11

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Samsung today announced that the Galaxy Note 8.0 will be hitting U.S. soils in but a few days, on April 11. Priced at $399, the 8-inch tablet will be offered at retailers such as Best Buy, Amazon, Newegg, and Staples. Accessories for the Galaxy Note 8.0 will be available in mid-April, including ...

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Like it or not, the Facebook Phone is here

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After all that speculation, the Facebook Phone is here. And it’s not just one device. In fact, it can be the device you have in your pocket today. The Facebook Home app experience will be available as a download from Google Play so that you can install it on your existing phone. Click ...

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Deezer music service comes to Android in beta release

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Deezer music service this week announced a new beta version of its Android app which aims to enhance the experience for users around the world. Key features include a new UI with “ergonomic design”, predictive search, and a built-in mini player. The beta version of the ...

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Not all developers are fans of Android

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Don’t ask a developer, publisher, or investor if Android is a good platform to develop on–they will all give you different answers. During a panel at the Game Developers Conference, PlayJam founder Jasper Smith said he believes only about 26 percent of developers prefer working with ...

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Facebook phone to be marketed as “more than just an app”

Despite Mark Zuckerberg’s insistence to the contrary, the Facebook phone looks to be a done deal. According to details obtained by 9to5google, an HTC handset is being designed with a custom version of Android. Reportedly, development is so far along that the ad campaigns are already set ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games you should know about (March 28)

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A weekly does of Android titles for your consideration.

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NOOK Store with in-app purchasing coming soon

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For years now, Android and iOS users have been able to easily make in-app purchases though Google Play, iTunes, and the Amazon App Store. Soon, we will be able to add the Nook Store to the list thanks to a partnership between Barnes & Noble NOOK and Fortumo. In-app purchases won’t be ...

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In Brief: 9 Android related things you should know (March 22, 2013)

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In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, photos, videos, infographics, and Android-related news tidbits which, for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys. These are things that we still feel are worth knowing, even if in a passing manner. Consider it a ...

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SnipSnap hopes to change the coupon game with Android app

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  After seven months of development and a bit of beta testing, SnipSnap today announced that the Android version of its coupon application has arrived. If you’ve not heard of the app (formerly iOS only), it aims to help eliminate the clutter and forgetfulness that comes with physical ...

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FCC approves T-Mobile and MetroPCS deal

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T-Mobile today announced that the FCC has officially given the go ahead on the proposed T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger. Initially announced in October 2012, the two carriers are hoping to join and offer shared spectrum portfolios, and roll out a better 4G LTE experience “We are pleased with the ...

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Gmail updates look for mobile web and offline

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Last December Google launched a redesigned Gmail app for the iPhone and iPad. It went over so well with users that Google decided to roll out a similar look to the Gmail mobile web app and Gmail Offline on Monday. The new UI freshens up features such as improved search and integration with ...

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In Brief: 8 Android-related things you should know (March 8, 2013)

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In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, photos, videos, infographics, and Android-related news tidbits which, for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys. These are things that we still feel are worth knowing, even if in a passing manner. Consider it a ...

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