Google rumored to drop NVIDIA in favor of Qualcomm for Nexus 7 refresh

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Google may turn to Qualcomm as the chipmaker of choice for the next-generation Nexus 7, reports  Pacific Crest analyst Michael McConnel. Citing supply chain issues and competitive pricing, Google could be leaving NVIDIA and the Tegra 4 out of the tablet. Supply chain conversations indicate two ...

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7-inch Wikipad due in spring

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After a short delay, the gaming tablet will soon be offered at $249.99.

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What we expect: Samsung Galaxy S4

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A running list of details for one of this year's most anticipated Android devices.

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Full Instagram experience comes to the web

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Kevin Systrom, Co-Founder of Instagram, today announced the launch of Instagram on the Web. Once limited to your smartphone app and browser app for viewing photos on your feed, you can now access your feed from any web enabled device. This means your home PC, notebook, or tablet get the same ...

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OUYA will be sold at Amazon, Target, Gamestop, and Best Buy

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The $99 game console gears up for its retail debut in June.

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ShopSavvy gets update with new user interface

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If you’re a fan of the application ShopSavvy, then head to the Play store and check out the latest update. The new dynamic interface makes it super simple to get the best prices at retailers, and ShopSavvy’s new product screen features the product title and subtitles, and also shows ...

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HTC M7 will employ new ‘Ultrapixels’ sensor, report indicates

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HTC will employ a new camera sensor for the upcoming M7 smartphone, reports Pocketlint. Said to be marketed as “Ultrapixels”, it’s not all that different from what other companies have done with their camera technology. Instead of looking for the 13-megapixel camera sensor, we ...

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Motorola X-Phone may include 4.8-inch display, Kevlar body

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Let’s have some Motorola X-Phone rumors to get the weekend going, shall we? New details passed to Phone Arena suggest that the rumored-and-seemingly-confirmed smartphone will employ hardware from current Motorola devices, including a 3000mAh battery and Kevlar back. Expected at Google I/O ...

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In Brief: 19 other Android-related things worth knowing (February 1)

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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 ...

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Watch Samsung’s “The Big Pitch” teaser for Sunday’s Big Game

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Talk about the game however you want, just don't use specific words.

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Apple vs. The World: A Timeline of cell phone patent disputes (Infographic)

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A brief, yet fun way to catch up with ongoing legal disputes in the mobile space.

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MetroPCS calls on $200 LG Spirit for latest smartphone

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MetroPCS today announced the carrier’s latest smartphone, the Android-powered LG Spirit, is now available. Among other details, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handset features a 4.5-inch display, 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 5-megapixel camera (rear), front-facing 1.3-megapixel camera, ...

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HTC M7 reportedly due March 8 with two color options

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The much-rumored HTC M7 will reportedly arrive on March 8 where it will be made available in two color options, indicates HTCSource. Should the details prove accurate, this means HTC will be release the handset less than three weeks after the February 19 announcement. In terms of colors, the ...

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HTC schedules press event for February 19

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HTC is sending out invitations to a press event for February 19 where it is expected that a new flagship smartphone will be announced. Presumably, this is the day where see the official unveiling of the long-rumored HTC M7. Very little is known about the event as of now however HTC does plan to ...

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Nexus 7 refresh reported to feature HD display, thinner bezel

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The Nexus 7 will be refreshed with a “full HD” 1080p display and thinner bezel, reports Digitimes. Expected to carry the same attractive $200-$250 price point as the current model, the tablet is said to be manufactured by Asus. Citing sources with access to “engineering ...

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