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Leaked Verizon Roadmap Shows Plenty of Android Love

The guys over at Boy Genius Report scored themselves a whopper this morning with what appears to be Verizon’s plans for the next six months or more. From the sounds of it, the carrier plans to use Android just as much, if not more, than they already are.

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Nielson: Android Outsells iPhone Handsets During Q2 (US)

Fact: Android is hot.  No longer consider a fledgling platform, Google’s mobile OS is taking off faster than ever.  At nearly two years in, handsets are moving briskly and competition

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“Sorry, Folks…” Nexus One No Longer Available Directly From Google

It’s official.  The Nexus One is no longer be available for purchase from Google.  If you visit the page set up for the handset you will find a bland grey

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Rumor: HTC Desire HD Coming this Fall

We’re barely a month removed from the release of the EVO 4G so that means it’s time to look down the road at HTC’s plans.  According to a few rumors

Hardware Reviews

Alcatel OT-980 Launching in France for Budget-Minded Consumers

French website SmartPhoneFrance (In English via Google Translate) managed to get a preview unit of the upcoming Alcatel OT-980. This phone is an entry level that was first unveiled at MWC

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Entry-Level Motorola Phone Spied with Verizon Branding

Yet another Android-powered handset from Motorola has been unearthed.  The Verizon-bound WX445 appears to be a budget-conscious phone, reminiscent of the Palm Pre Plus.  According to an Engadget source, the

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Google to relent and finally let tablets get the Android Market?

Liliputing is reporting that the Android Market may well be on its way to Android tablets like the Archos 5 and 7, and the Camangi WebStation.  In the beginning, the

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Fujitsu Rumored to be Hopping on Android Bandwagon

It is being rumored that Fujitsu is now working on an Android-powered phone of their own.  With no hardware details to share at this point, various outlets (translated) claim it

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PSA: US Cellular’s Samsung Acclaim on Sale Today

Today marks the day that US Cellular begins offering Android devices.  If you live in one of the markets where US Cellular service is offered, you should head to your

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AT&T Taps Captivate With $200 Price Tag, July 18 Release

AT&T’s first high end Android phone, the Samsung Captivate has finally been given a launch date and price point.  Look for the Ma Bell flavored Samsung Galaxy S to arrive

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T-Mobile Flavored Motoroi Spied at FCC

Here comes another high end Android phone from Motorola.  Unlike in the past where every high end Motorola phone goes to Verizon, this time T-Mobile gets the love. Looking every

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MobiTV by the Numbers

MobiTV has been providing live TV to mobile device since since 1999 with content from brands such NBC, ESPN, and Disney. Chances are good that if you’ve ever watched live

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Motorola Charm Hitting T-Mobile Stores, On Sale Soon?

Don’t tell your school-aged kids and siblings, but some retailers are already considering this to be back-to-school time.  Having said that, it would be no surprise to learn that T-Mobile 

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Android Boosts HTC Q2 Earnings

Thanks to phones like the Droid Incredible, EVO 4G, and Nexus One, Taiwanese handset maker HTC just announced a fantastic second quarter. Sales are up 58 percent year-to-year with net

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Android Quarterly Report Card (US Carriers)

Welcome the first AndroidGuys quarterly report card.  This post is designed to let you guys and gals know how we think the carriers are doing as it pertains to Android.