Google announces Nexus 10 for November 13

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Not even a hurricane could stop it; Google has officially announced the Nexus 10, the Android 4.2 “super” tablet from Samsung.  Arriving on November 13, the tablet runs the latest build of Jelly Bean and is called the “ultimate tablet for watching movies or reading ...

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HTC intros Best Deals app for select devices

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HTC today announced that they have a new app/service for select Android and Windows Phone 8 smartphones.  Called Best Deals, it helps users locate money-saving deals and discounts  from the handset.  According to HTC, they have partnered with a dozen deal providers across five markets (UK, ...

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Rockstar announces GTA: Vice City for select Android devices

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Rockstar plans to bring its popular game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City to select Android devices later this fall, according to a post on the company blog. Arriving as part of a 10-year anniversary celebration, the game is expected to be the “full experience” and feature native ...

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Samsung Nexus 10 user manual surfaces ahead of announcement

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Need a little more evidence that Samsung and Google have been working together on a new Nexus device?  Check out the pictures of a user manual for the Nexus 10, the rumored “super tablet” that is said to have a 2560 x 1600 pixel resolution.  It’s not clear where the pictures ...

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US Cellular announces cheap Huawei Ascend Y for $30

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US Cellular is one of the leading regional carriers in USA and they are offering a lot of Android powered devices with a cheap price tag. Though today, they launched an Android powered device with Huawei, known as the Huawei Ascend Y. US Cellular is offering it for $29.99 with a 2-year ...

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Sprint extends push-to-talk feature to new Android devices with app

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Sprint today announced the recent availability of a new app (Sprint Direct Connect Now) that adds push-to-talk features to Android smartphones such as the Kyocera Rise and forthcoming LG Optimus Elite.  Available as a free app, it basically adds the same PTT service that comes with Direct ...

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Samsung enhances TecTile features with 3.0 update

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Samsung today announced that their Tectile programmable NFC stickers have gotten an update, just in time for the U.S. debut of the Galaxy Note II.  As a v3.0 release, the adds new features, tighter and deeper integration with Android apps, and the option to program a string of commands to a ...

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AT&T announces Samsung Galaxy Note II availability

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Back in September, Samsung officially announced the Galaxy Note II for all the 4 major and one regional network of USA. T-mobile said that it will be out this fall, and Sprint is planning to launch it on October 25th. Now AT&T officially announced the availability of the mighty Samsung ...

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AT&T announces Isis Mobile Payment for Austin and Salt Lake City

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Mobile payment service Isis Mobile Wallet has officially rolled out in Austin, Texas and Salt Lake City, Utah, according to AT&T.  The joint commerce venture was created with T-Mobile USA and Verizon Wireless and is available to use on nine handsets.  A press release from today advises that ...

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Yet more confirmation of Nexus 4 surfaces

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As if we needed any more confirmation of the rumored Nexus 4, the handset has been given one more round of leaks.  The increasingly accurate @evleaks  has pegged the E960 device with a quad-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 APQ8064 processor, a 4.7-inch (1280X768) display, 8-megapixel rear ...

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Acer prices 7-inch Iconia Tab A110 at $230

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Acer today priced and dated its latest tablet, the 7-inch Iconia Tab A110, announcing it for sale starting October 30.  Priced at $229, the tablet runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a quad-core Tegra 3 processor,  1024×600-pixel-resolution 7-inch display, 1GB RAM, 8GB storage, ...

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Sprint introduces Active Senior ID pack for Android handsets

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Sprint, in an attempt to get an Android in the hands of every grandparent in the country, has released a new ID Pack aimed at seniors.  OK, so maybe it’s not part of some massively ambitious initiative, but it’s still a great way of putting relevant and helpful apps and services in ...

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Samsung announces Galaxy S III Mini

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Another rumor has died today as Samsung has confirmed the upcoming release of the Galaxy S3 Mini, a smaller version of its popular Samsung Galaxy S III.  Details are pretty much what we’ve come to expect and include Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, a 4-inch Super AMOLED WVGA display, 1GHz ...

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Dyzplastic announces special Big Android BBQ edition Android collectibles

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Headed to the Big Android BBQ later this month?  Of course you are, because you’re awesome.  If you’ve been to either of the last two events then you know that you’ll be getting your hands on one of those wonderful Dyzplastic Android collectibles.  Guess what?  There’s a ...

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Gameloft announces twin stick shooter, Zombiewood

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Gameloft is teasing its next smartphone game this afternoon, having released a trailer for the twin stick shooter Zombiewood.  Set to arrive by Halloween, the game will be free to play and feature non-stop action and survival gameplay.  You’ll assume the role of a stuntman/action hero as ...

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