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US Cellular Announce $79.99 LG Apex for November 19

U.S. Cellular has just announced their fourth Android handset, the LG Apex, will arrive later this week. The smart phone runs Android 2.1 and features a 3.2-inch touch screen, a sliding QWERTY keyboard, and a 3-megapixel camera with flash and autofocus.

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Is “Quadroid” the New “Wintel” and Do You Care?

Android enthusiasts and tech savvy gadget fans will already know this, but Qualcomm is becoming a pretty big deal in the mobile world. Thanks to handsets like the G2, Droid Incredible, and EVO 4G, Qualcomm’s chips are found in three out of every four Android phones. As Android continues its dominance in the smart phone universe, Qualcomm and the ever-popular Snapdragon processor is becoming the de facto benchmark for super phones.

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HTC Merge Hits Cellebrite Ahead of Impending Launch

A little blue bird just dropped this picture in our inbox which shows the HTC Merge in Cellebrite. ¬†For those of you who haven’t purchased a new cell phone or

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Panasonic Turns to Android, “We Want to Catch up Quickly”

Looks like Android has made a believer out of yet another hardware maker. Panasonic, admitting that they misjudged the growth in smart phone adoption, has pledged to bring Android-based handsets of their own to Japan next year.

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Best Buy Black Friday Deals for Android

We’re back with another Black Friday post for you guys. This time around, we’re looking at the retail behemoth that is Best Buy.

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Android Deals at Radio Shack on Black Friday!

With but little more than two weeks to go before Black Friday, we expect to see a handful of retailers’ ads leaked left and right. The first one we felt compelled to share with you guys is Radio Shack.

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Motorola Introduces Us to Droid 2 Global [VIDEO]

Widely expected to arrive with much fanfare and hype, the Droid 2 Global simply appeared on Verizon’s website without so much as a peep. To Motorola’s credit, at least they have put together a YouTube video to publicly show off the new features of the world’s first 1.2GHz smart phone.

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Sony Ericsson Prepping X10 Follow Up with ANZU “X12″

Say what you will about Sony Ericsson’s X10, but it’s hard to refute the sexiness that is the hardware. ¬†Aside from the outdated version of Android, the Xperia X10 is

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Verizon Confirms $49.99 Motorola Citrus for November 11

Verizon has issued a press release officially confirming what was leaked earlier this month. The Motorola Citrus handset announced in October will go on sale tomorrow, November 11th.

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Samsung Announces Continuum via Twitter, Due November 11

Samsung just took to twitter to announce the dual-screen Continuum handset ahead of their press event scheduled for later this evening. We’re only a few hours away from the official debut of the phone, but we know it’s landing on Verizon on November 11th.

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HTC Paradise Spotted Hanging Around FCC with AT&T Support

The guys at Phone Scoop have found another HTC handset in FCC documents. Called the Paradise, it supports AT&T’s 3G bands and looks to feature a sliding QWERTY, a 3.2-megapixel camera, FM radio, and an optical joystick.

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Motorola Shows CITRUS on New Videos [VIDEO]

Motorola just dropped off a new YouTube video where they are showing the Verizon Citrus. At only one minute long, it’s enough to show how the handset maker is evolving their touch-only Android smart phones.

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T-Mobile Pushes out G2 Update With WiFi Calling

T-Mobile has begun rolling out a much anticipated update to their recently launched G2 handset today. Marked as version 1.22.531.8, the update brings a few changes to the device, most notably the ability to make and receive calls over WiFi.

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T-Mobile Unveils Rebranded ‘4G’ Network, Takes Fight to Competition’s Doorstep [VIDEO]

Late yesterday, T-Mobile announced their intention to start marketing its HSPA+ network as a “4G” network.

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VOTE NOW: Will There be a Nexus Two?

Nexus Two. It’s only the hottest rumor in Android right now. But is it really happening? You tell us.