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7″ Tablet Rumored for China Mobile

A 7″ Android-based tablet with phone functionality is being rumored for China Mobile. It’s being reported that the table will have the proprietary TD-SCDMA for 3G connectivity and run the

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Sprint Launching Two Android Devices October 11th?

Some of the best Android tips and leaks over the last year have come from xda-developers.  Here’s a case of one that took a little over 4 months to come

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Android 2.0 to Have Donut Features Plus More? [UPDATED]

Android 2.0 is not Donut.  Donut is not Android 2.0. The last few weeks saw many Android and mobile tech sites incorrectly assuming that the two of them were one

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Say Hello to the Motorola “Sholes” [UPDATE]

Today finds us learning of a new Motorola handset, rumored to be headed to Verizon as early as October.  Called “Sholes”, it’s a slide out QWERTY with a touch of

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Philips V808 Headed to China Mobile, Lacking Key Features

Sorry, but we have to throw some cold water all over your Philips V808 hopes.  We just learned of this handset a few days ago so it’s not exactly like

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Official Facebook App Right Around the Corner

The Hatfield and McCoy feud that is Google and Facebook seems to have cooled a tad.  Well, by that we mean the official Facebook app is coming to Android shortly. 

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Pictures of Android-Based Philips V808 Emerge

The handset rumors and leaks keep coming.  This time, we’re looking at the Philips V808.    Although the pictures don’t show it at all, this is being reported as being Android-based

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Sprint to Have Android in 2009

Not a terrible ground breaking news article to pass along, but it’s news to some of you.  Speaking at the Brainstorm: Tech conference today, Sprint CEO Dan Hessee confirmed that

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Have You Been Listening?

If you don’t mind, we’d like to take this opportunity to plug our podcasts and interviews.  For nearly 2 months, we’ve been hosting a weekly show with members of the

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Froogloid’s Key Ring App Now Free

One of the more convenient apps we’ve come across for Android, Key Ring, is now free.  Froogloid’s app removes the need to carry around membership cards or keep tags on

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TMOApps.com and the T-Mobile AppPack Sneak Out (Grab Sherpa Now!)

Looks like T-Mobile has their own opinion as to what apps their new users ought to check out first.  An email being passed around to T-Mobile employees known as “Champions”

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Expansys Outs Sony Ericsson Rachael as Xperia 3,

The Sony Ericsson Rachael handset has become all but official now, thanks to Expansys.  Somehow the web retailer puts phones up for pre-order before the handset makers even go public

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T-Mobile G1 Wins “Highly Commended” in Global Mobile Awards

The “clunky” and “not very sexy” T-Mobile G1 has won “Highly Commended“  in the GSMA’s Global Mobile Awards.  Well, it tied the Nokia E71 to be fair for the runner

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Minor Update to Android Fixes Bugs

We recently learned that both minor and major updates were due out this year for Android users. It appears as if the minor update has started rolling out. We’re hearing

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Digging up the LG GW620 “Eve” Handset

Of all the founding handset makers in the Open Handset Alliance, none has been keeping their plans under wraps better than LG.  Up until now, we’ve heard nothing officially from