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Duck Dynasty Combined With Tower Defense

Tower defense games are becoming a huge hit as more and more come out with new and unique ways to defend what is yours. Activision wants to join the party

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Nokia Z Launcher Beta available in the Play store

If you are someone who loves trying new launches for your Android phone, check out the Nokia Z Launcher.  Be warned, it is still in Beta, but it seems to

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Jelly Bean is now (finally) most common version of Android

More than one year after its debut, Android 4.1/4.2 becomes the most used version of the platform.

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Google celebrates 1 year of Google Play with special deals

Google Play turns 1 today! Join the celebration with a goodie bag of fun freebies and discounted digital content.

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Google Play tops 700,000 Android apps

Google has officially indicated that there are now more 700,000 apps in the Google Play Store, available for smartphones and tablets.  The news comes just a short week after Apple

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Five things we’d still like to see in Google Play

One of the newest features for the Google Play store (v 3.9.16) is the ability to add apps and games to a Wishlist.  As of right now the option only seems

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Google Play blows past 25 billion app downloads

The Google Play Store has now seen 25 billion (with a ‘B’) installs of its Android-based apps and games, according to the official Android blog.  And it’s not just a

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Google replaces Android Market with ‘Google Play’

Google re-brands the all-in-one destination for apps, games, music, and movies.

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Android app size limit increased from 50MB to 4GB

Today is a monumental day for  Android developers as Google announced a pretty tasty treat last night.  Google has increased application size limits to 4GB each, up considerably from 50MB.

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Amazon Appstore catching up to Android Market in more ways than one

For the majority of users, the Android Market is the place to go for apps, games, and books. The Amazon Appstore is one third-party app market that is actually holding

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Gartner: Android accounts for more than half of smartphones in Q4

According to research firm Gartner, Android captured 50.9 percent of all smartphone sales in the fourth quarter of 2011.  Pulling just over half of all sales in the final three

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Google proactively hunting down malware in Android Market with ‘Bouncer’

Google puts to bed any doubts that they don’t police the Android Market.

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Vantage FX droidTrader Now Available for UK Investors

London based Forex traders can now manage their current stock market activity while on-the-go using their favorite Android device. Vantage FX UK announces the release of a new Android application, Vantage FX

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LG and Capcom Hosting an Android based Street Fighter IV Tournament – 1/14

Are you an Android gamer who lives in the LA area and want to win $10,000 AND/OR a trip to Korea? You will have the chance to compete in this tournament

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Distimo: Android Market at 400,000 applications, growing faster

Distimo has a new blog post this week which provides a handful of interesting Android figures, most notably the total number of applications in the Android Market.  According to their