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Eric Schmidt Shows Nexus S; Gingerbread Coming “In The Next Few Weeks”

It was rumored that Google CEO Eric Schmidt would bring us some Gingerbread news at his Web 2.0 Summit appearance today. Well, sure enough, Android 2.3 made an appearance. Not

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Sharp’s 3D Android Smartphone in Action

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5gUNF9MkGKE[/youtube] The 3D craze has made it’s way to Android, as we reported it would a short time ago here on Android Guys.  The above video was taken from a

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Pulse News Reader Goes Free

You may remember us interviewing Alphonso Labs about their slick visual newsreader called Pulse a while back on AGTN.  We recommended the app highly, because it is such a joy

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nVidia CEO talks tablets, Android, and the future of computing.

“This isn’t a fad. Everybody’s building tablets because it’s just so important. Car companies are working on tablets, consumer electronics companies are working on tablets, computer companies are working on tablets, and communications companies are working on tablets. The medical industry is working on tablets,” he said during the earnings conference call. “I don’t remember in the history of computing [when] a singular device is being worked on by all of the industry.”

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HTC “Mecha” aka “Incredible HD” sees the light.

Here is the next new screen shot of the latest HTC device. No, it’s not an EVO, it’s the Mecha or “Incredible HD”. Ok you may have seen the leaked

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Major Exploit in Google’s Android/PC Web Browsers!

IT Security-Researcher MJ Keith of Alert Logic has found an exploit in our beloved Android OS. This involves the use of an attack code “piggy backed” on a loading a

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Something Gingerbread-Related in Google’s Oven

Okay so this one just hit us from left field and we’re still trying to wrap our heads around it as we type.

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Bing App Now Released to All Major U.S. Carrier’s Android Market

Tired of Google Search? Want a new search engine that also does maps, images, directions, etc? Bing!

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Dell Announces Two New Phones for India

Dell has become quite famous in the Android-scene with the Dell Streak, but their phones dind’t really shock the market. They’re trying it again with the XCD28 and the XCD35 and it probably won’t be a success. They’re ugly, no matter how you look at it. The specifications won’t stimulate people to buy them either, they’re running on an outdated processor architecture, the ARM11 core on 600 MHz, combined with 256MB RAM, these little babies might even be two of the worst phones available right now.

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Microsoft vs Motorola “The War Rages On”

Motorola vs Microsoft and Microsoft vs Motorola The war rages on with the two corporate giants. Ok let me catch you up if you don’t know the two (Microsoft/Motorola) are in a

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This week on AGTNFTW!

Tonight, your hosts Ray Walters and Aaron Kasten are joined by Bruce Willke (androidbruce), Benji Hertel (thedudesandroid) and Jef Oliver (jeagoss). Here is what this motley crew of geeks and

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Bootlace 2.1 Brings Android 2.2 to iPhone!

Ok I know this is an Android site.You may not like the “i” products. I myself shudder when I hear “iPhone”… like fingernails on a chalk board. Yet there is

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YouTube Gives Us Another Way to Never Leave the Couch

I am all for making life easier, and I love using my Android device for different functionalities  that bring the “wow” factor, but this one may be a tad niche,

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Sony Ericsson LiveView coming to UK

If you are in need of yet another gadget to clip onto your person and connect into your personal info network, keep on reading. Sony Ericsson is releasing the Sony

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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