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PONG For Hope Update – Android Beanie For Sale!

We have been live with PONG for Hope for about an hour and a half, and we already have a grand total of $1135.00 donated!  We are well on our

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PONG for Hope Update

In just two short hours PONG for Hope launches officially for our event this weekend!  The cameras are set up, the Atari is ready to go and we are ready

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Xperia Play Not Exclusive to Verizon

According to Sony Ericsson CTO Jan Uddenfeldt, the “Playstation Phone,” the Xperia Play, may launch on more than one U.S. carrier. Uddenfeldt said that Sony Ericsson is excited about their

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Motorola XOOM User Guide Leaks Out

Anxious to get your hands on a Motorola XOOM? While you can’t just yet, you can get your hands on the XOOM’s user guide, which has leaked out in .pdf

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Fujitsu Working on Dual-Screen Android Device

Fujitsu has released a dual touchscreen phone in Japan running the Symbian platform, (pictured) but according to unwiredview, at the MWC, they informed us that they are working on an Android version of the phone.

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PONG For Hope Starts Tomorrow!

You may have heard on the Android Guys Thursday Night Droid-Cast about a little event called “PONG For Hope”. Well, it’s not so little any more as many of the personalities from the Android Community are right now on their way to Warrensburg, MO to take part in the event!

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Tonight on AGTN

Tonight on AGTN it’s the PONG for Hope Pregame Show!!!! Ray, Aaron and Jake are going to all be together in the same place as they prepare for PONG for

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HandyGames Announces Three Launch Titles for Sony Ericcon’s Xperia PLAY

Our German brethren at HandyGames (Handy being the German colloquial term for smartphones) are getting ready to release some new titles for the Xperia.

At the exhibition booth in Barcelona, Spain, HandyGames showed off to MWC visitors three different titles available for the PLAY. They showed their original, award-winning casual brain-training game infeCCt, (optimized for the device) as well as a couple new titles like Super Dynamite Fishing, and Guns’n’Glory.

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Samsung is taking a shot at the iPod touch with its Galaxy S WiFi

The Mobile World Congress (MWC) showed off some amazing new things, one of them being the WiFi only Samsung Galaxy S. It’s like a new-and-improved version of the iPod Touch. It does all the music and videos (not to mention video chat) that the regular phones do, just not voice usage. It’s a smaller tablet in reality.

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Android Pins…Gotta Collect them All!

Android has come out with a pretty clever marketing tool in the form of Andy pins. As you can see in the picture, Andy takes on various outfits and scenarios and is in pin-form, waiting to be collected by his fans. The MWC was crawling with various pins that people were steadfast in collecting and trading.

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More Info on How Ice Cream Sandwich Will Operate

Phone Scoop is reporting today that in an interview they conducted with Google Android Engineering Director David Burke, he talked about some of the things we can expect when “Ice Cream Sandwich” rolls out.

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MapQuest Jumps on the Android Bandwagon

So MapQuest has decided to throw it’s hat into the Android ring, and offer an app for Android based handsets and tablets that have GPS capabilities. If you use Google Maps, it can be hard to imagine why anyone would try to take on Maps at it’s own game. The answer? Maps navigation does not work outside of the US, where MapQuests app reportedly does.

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DoubleTwist Now Streaming to a Xbox 360 or PS3 Near You!

If you have been waiting to pickup AirSync for DoubleTwist, perhaps now is the time to do so! Why? Because there has been an update released for AirSync that allows you to now push image, video and audio media to your Xbox 360 and PS3 game consoles.

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Lookout Mobile Security: Android Market to Have More Apps than Apple App Store by Mid-2012

Lookout Mobile Security has issued another report from their App Genome Project and it confirms what we’ve been hearing for a while now: the Android Market is maturing. For those of you who aren’t familiar, the App Genome Project is the world’s largest application dataset that basically shows mobile applications across platforms, and in our case, Android v. iOS.

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GetJar Gets $25 Million to Fund Android Efforts

Cross-platform independent app store GetJar, probably best known to Android users as the place where Angry Birds debuted before hitting the Android Market, announced that it has secured a cool