Get Set Games to Bring Popular Mega Jump to Android in December

Get Set Games passed us a note yesterday to tell us that they are fearing up for the Android release of their popular Mega Jump. After already seeing more than 7.5 million people download the game in six months, the Android version should also do very well.

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NFC Chip Made by NXP Semiconductors, Not Samsung

The NFC chip in the Samsung Nexus S was actually made by NXP Semiconductors, not Samsung. NXP has been working with Google for some time to implement the hardware and software for this technology.

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Evidence of Potential Video Chat in GTalk Found in Gingerbread SDK

It was only a matter of time before some of you craftier readers started digging into the Gingerbread SDK. Just hours after its announcement, the first hidden gems are starting to come to surface.

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Samsung and Google Unveil the Nexus S, Available December 16

It’s really real.  The Nexus S is official today and we couldn’t be more excited.  We’ll be back in a flash with more coverage, but we wanted to drop the press release as soon as possible.  All the stuff we have come to expect is in the phone, including Android 2.3 and the ...

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Samsung Hints the Unveiling of the Nexus S with WiFi Calling, Next Week?

Since Eric Schmidt’s showing off of his shiny little Nexus S at the Web 2.0 Summit last month, rumors have circled as to what sort of new functionalities it would possess. Schmidt showed the on-board NFC (Near Field Communication) chip in action and talked about its possible future use in ...

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Winamp Brings WiFi Sync to Android!

It seems like just yesterday people were complaining that Android's music systems were lacking in features, and needed a boost to compete. Winamp understands this so they've released the latest version of the Android application, adding on WiFi sync support.

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Acer’s Nameless 4.8-inch Phone

That didn't take long. We have the official press release for the Acer handset that was just announced about an hour ago. For some strange reason, Acer has yet to name their new 4.8-inch smart phone.

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Samsung Galaxy Tab: Reviewed

After reading about the Samsung Galaxy Tab for what seemed like years (JK, it was only two months) I never thought it would come to the carriers much less to my house. I have owned the Archos and Augen versions of the mythical Android tablet and for my money, I believe Samsung got it right and ...

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U. S. Cellular Black Friday Discounts to Start Monday, For a Week

U. S. Cellular announces their Black Friday sale, which includes great Android devices like the Samsung Mesmerize, Htc Desire, and LG Apex. Also announced is the Samsung Galaxy Tab, launching on November 19th.

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MyTouch 4G… An Inside Look [REVIEW]

T-Mobile fans and subscribers, I would wager to say that the majority of us are sporting something from the MyTouch series if we don't have the Nexus One. Personally, after the G1, I moved to the MyTouch 3G, then to the MT3G Slide, and now, I have had the opportunity to get my hands on the 4G ...

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Be Prepared on Black Friday With dealnews App

With Black Friday right around the corner, I'm sure there are shoppers everywhere getting their lists ready, and their plan in place. If you have never participated in the Black Friday shopping experience I truly recommended it (unless you have a weak heart) it is like nothing else you can ...

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Lookout Premium Hits Android Market – We Have 10 Copies to Give Away! [CONTEST]

Lookout just dropped a premium version of their super-popular security software for Android in the Market and it's definitely worth a look. Called Lookout Premium (duh), it adds more peace of mind with the integration of remote wiping, remote locking, and enhanced backup and restore.

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Google Adds Support for Rating Places, Hotpot to Maps 4.7

Shortly after we went on the air last night for our weekly podcast, we noticed users in our chat room talking about the new 4.7 release of Google Maps. At the time, Google had not yet updated their mobile blog with the details. Later we found out what the new version offers, and as it turns ...

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Google Teases New Android Market Features

he official Android developers blog updated yesterday with a post touting Market housekeeping. Designed primarily for developers to keep their apps up to date and ready for future devices, there's a tiny blip that perked our ears up a tad.

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Carbonite Releases ‘Carbonite Access Beta’ for Android

Carbonite, the popular online backup service, has just released a beta version of their new Carbonite Access application for Android.

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