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Get Your Swap On With Swappa.com

I have a feeling with the recent announcement about AT&T’s acquisition of T-Mobile, there are going to be a lot of people that are going to be looking to switch to one of the CDMA carriers, and that means a device change. Only problem is, those pesky two year contracts can make it prohibitive to make the change, especially when you stack the cost of a new device on top of an early termination fees. There is a site out there that looks to help with this problem by providing a marketplace to sell, buy and trade your “lightly” used Android device

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Sprint Announces Nexus S 4G

Today Sprint announced a new device to their slowly growing, yet greatly improving line of Android devices. Sprint announced the Nexus S 4G, their fourth 4G phone. The Nexus S 4G will be sporting the same Super AMOLED screen that can be found on the T-Mobile’s Nexus S. Other specs are also just about exactly the same, so if you were hoping for a dual core Nexus S, you’re still going to have to wait.

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VLC Media Player for Android in 1-2 Months

Work is still underway on an Android version of VLC Media Player, the open source, cross-platform media player that plays just about any kind of file you throw at it,

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Interesting Rumor/Idea: Is Amazon Working on an Android Powered Kindle?

There is an interesting idea presented in a post over at the New York Times blog system, talking about the fact that Amazon has posted five new job openings, looking

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For People (Guys) Who Always Forget to Send Greeting Cards, SMSW!ish

I have never been a guy who has been really good at sending any sort of card. I miss birthdays, anniversaries, you name it. It’s not because I don’t care,

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Looking to Learn how to Monetize Your App? APPNATION is Your Ticket!

Last October, we sent one of our editors, Ray Walters, to the APPNATION Conference in San Fransisco, where he reported on the event and got to talk with some movers

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Exclusive: 2011 Big Android BBQ Early Bird Tickets Now Available!

We are excited to announce that last night on AGTN, Big Android BBQ Founder and President Aaron Kasten announced that 100 early bird tickets went on sale last night as

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RadioShack Offering Trade In Credit on New Android Handsets

If you are in the market to upgrade your device, and want a nice incentive to do so, RadioShack is offering some trade-in deals that may make your decision a

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Check Out the New Angry Bird Rio!

There has been a lot of talk and hype around the upcoming new title in the Angry Birds franchise, which of course is Angry Bird Rio.  We have seen some

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Kongregate Adds Honeycomb Support

Flash game arcade Kongregate has updated their Android app with an improved user interface as well as support for Android 3.0 Honeycomb. I must admit, playing addictive Flash games on

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Samsung Announces Two “Galaxy Players”

Today, Samsung announced two unique Android devices: the Galaxy Player 4″ and 5″. These two devices add to the Galaxy product line up to directly rival the Apple iPod Touch. Both will

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Songbird for Android Frees Your Music [VIDEO]

Android has come a long way since the G1, but the stock music app has not. Many people rely on their phone as their main source for audio consumption and

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Rumor: Moto Making Rugged, PTT, CDMA Andy For Sprint

A little birdie (not of the “Angry” type)  has informed us that some Sprint managers have been receiving emails from Motorola regarding an upcoming phone launch that will require an

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PSA: Amazon Has HTC Thunderbolt for $179

Thinking about shelling out for Verizon’s latest offering, the HTC Thunderbolt? It’ll cost you $250 at a Verizon store, and $200 at Wirefly, but Amazon has it for $179. Now

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If You Missed AGTN Last Week, You Missed a Good Show!

The guys and gal from the cast of AGTN wanted us to remind you of the great show they had last week.  They had an incredible interview with Gary Gattis,