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Watch Android Take Over the World [VIDEO]

The official Android Developers channel on YouTube has posted a beautiful vizualization of Android activations around the world starting in October, 2008, and progressing through January 2011. Quite impressive to

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Android Market, Available in the Android Market

For a brief period of time tonight, a tablet-optimized version of the Android Market was among Google-published apps listed in the web version of the Android Market. Though the detail

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MenuPages Puts Restaurant Menus on Your Android Phone

MenuPages, previously available on the web and for iOS, has launched an Android app, joining the likes of UrbanSpoon and OpenTable as options for hungry Android users looking for a place to eat. But MenuPages sets themselves apart from other apps by providing users with restaurants’ actual menus to peruse.

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Graphic.ly Brings Comics and Graphic Novels to Android

For those not familiar, Graphic.ly has been releasing comics for the web and iOS for sometime, and has been revered as one of the greatest sources for online comics. Now,

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Google Drops Facebook Sync from Nexus S

That Gingerbread update that’s rolling out to Nexus S owners right now? Besides adding NFC functionality, it also is removing a feature from Google’s current flagship phone: Facebook contact sync.

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Minecraft Coming to Android

Minecraft is a game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine. At night monsters come out; make sure to build a shelter before that happens.  According to Kotaku,

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Guy Gets Out of Speeding Ticket Thanks to Android Phone, Google Tracks

kattertech.com put up an interesting article this morning about a guy used Google Tracks to evade a speeding ticket.

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Final Honeycomb SDK is Live

You’ve been playing with the preview Honeycomb SDK for some time now, it’s time to do the real job. Google has given the green light for the final Honeycomb SDK to go online, and here it is

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More Details Emerge About Amazon’s Appstore

Though we still don’t know when it might launch, Amazon is continuing to release information about how its alternative Android market, dubbed the Amazon Appstore, will work. Open to developers since last

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Atrix 4G Rooted, Dumped Ahead of Launch

Been considering an Atrix 4G, but worried that, given Motorola’s track record of locking down its handsets, it might be a while before it’s rooted? Well that worry is out the window: Moto’s new dual-core superphone has been rooted before it has even seen official release by AT&T.

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Twidroyd Reinstated, New Version Available

If you’ve been jonesing for some Twidroyd since Twitter suspended it on Friday, your wait is over. Earlier today, Twitter announced that the popular Android app has had its API

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Want to Win an HTC Thunderbolt?

You did not read that title wrong.  If you want to win the brand new HTC Thunderbolt from Verizon Wireless, it is actually pretty easy.  All you have to do

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PONG for Hope Just Blew Up!!!! Win a You Rock Guitar!

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xt3gDdHdMJ8[/youtube] WOW!!!  You Rock Guitar has donated one of their awesome guitars to PONG for Hope!  Here is how you can win it!  We are going to raffle this bad

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Don’t Forget About the PONG for Hope Android Beanie

Don’t forget about the one of a kind never to be made again 8-Bit PONG for Hope Android Beanie!  You can bid on it right now on Ebay, and we

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PONG For Hope Update!

What a great first day we have had for PONG for Hope! The Android Family has come through in a huge way!  As of this posting, $2200 has come in