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NBA Brings Exclusive, Streaming Coverage to Android Handsets

Those NBA fans left wanting more from the Game Time app released a few weeks ago will be happy to learn about their next title, Close Up: NBA Eastern Conference

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USA TODAY Launches Android App

MCLEAN, Va., May 13 — USA TODAY, the nation’s top-selling newspaper and a leading online destination, today announced the availability of a USA TODAY application on Android Market. “In the

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WeFi Launches on Android, Enabling Automatic Connection To Best Available Wi-Fi Hotspot

WeFi’s Community-Generated Wi-Fi Network Eliminates Need For Tedious Search For and Connection To a Wi-Fi Hotspot, Making Mobile Internet Fast and Easy Delaware, USA, May 12, 2009: WeFi Inc. (www.wefi.com),

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Searchme Releases Visual Search App for Android Smartphones

Popular iPhone App Now Available on Android Market MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire/ — Searchme, Inc. (www.searchme.com) announced today that the Searchme visual search app is now available for

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Peekaboo! Skytone Alpha 680 Spied

The SkyTone Alpha 680 has been spotted in the wild, rocking a fire engine paint job.  This model is the current front runner to win the Android netbook launch race.

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SpeedDate.com Launches First Major Dating Application for Android

Application Allows Singles to Make Fast, Free and Fun Connections On-the-Go SAN FRANCISCO, May 12 /PRNewswire/ — SpeedDate.com, the world’s first speed dating Web site, announced today the availability of

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Google Conducting Netbook-Related Usability Studies Right Now

Google is currently conducting studies with netbook users to determine their needs and how to incorporate them into “future product enhancements.”  Exciting!  It sounds like they are taking a proactive

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App Announcements (UPDATE)

We wanted to compile a quick list of apps three apps to look out for over the coming days and weeks.  Each is unique in their own right and normally

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“Bigfoot” is an HTC Device – Cosmetic Redesign of Same Old G1

Here we are – right back where we started.  According to a “trusted source” over at TmoToday, the G1 v2/Bigfoot handset is manufactured by HTC. The G1 V2 is still

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Upcoming Samsung Handsets Have Android Headed for the Stars

After waiting for what seemed like an eternity for Samsung Android news, we finally caught a few breaks these last couple of weeks.  Now it seems like we can’t keep

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Is “Bigfoot” a Motorola Device?

Some people love to dig through leaked phone pictures and piece things together like an episode of LOST.  Give them 1 picture of a handset, and the collective mind of

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You Tell Us: Beyond Cupcake, What do You Want from Android?

According to T-Mobile, the cupcake/Android 1.5 rollout is supposed to begin today.  While this might the blessing to most folks, there are going to be a few who grumble and

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Strategy Analytics: 8 Million Android Handsets in ’09

Analysts are starting to make some pretty bold forecasts for our favorite mobile OS. Android is now in a good position to become a top-tier player in smartphones over the

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Detailed Look at Samsung’s i7500 [VIDEO]

The fellas over at Tech65.org were able to get their hands on the first Android handset from Samsung.  Dubbed the i7500, it offers a few thing that are absent from

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T-Mobile Betting Heavily on Android with 3 Vendors in ’09

We’re anxious to read the upcoming interview between GigaOm’s Om Malik and Cole Brodman, chief technology officer at T-Mobile USA. Expected to be released on or around Monday, it looks