Intel says yes to $200 android notebooks

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According to Intel CEO Paul Otellini, notebooks are soon going to be hitting the $200 mark. The catch? They’ll be running Android instead of Windows. Dadi Perlmutter, executive VP and chief product officer for Intel, says notebooks at the bottom end of the notebook pricing spectrum will ...

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Samsung posts $6.4 billion net profit after Q1 earnings

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Even with the heavily-awaited Samsung Galaxy S4 sitting in the “yet to be available” category, Samsung has just posted some big financial news. Their Q1 profits have been released, and with them, Samsung has passed 7.15 trillion Won, or about 6.3 billion US dollars. Their total ...

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Google pushing back release of next version of Android?

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With Google I/O 2013 taking place in less than one month’s time (May 15-17), many are expecting Google to announce the next version of Android. Rumored as both v5.0 and Key Lime Pie, it’s widely assumed that a new device will make its debut with the latest release. New details ...

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FCC hints at AT&T version of Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3

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AT&T may be in line to offer the Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3, according to documents recently spied at the FCC. A version of the gargantuan smartphone has been spotted with support for AT&T’s HSPA+ bands, leading us to assume that Ma Bell will carry the device. Of course, neither ...

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HTC M4 rumored with metal-alloy chassis, June release

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A mid-range take on the HTC One flagship experience, the HTC “M4“, has been tossing about the rumor mill for a few months. Once reported to be an HTC First without the Facebook Home integration, the phone may prove to be a little more powerful. New details suggest the handset will ...

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Larry Page hints at rugged Motorola devices

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Yesterday, Google officially announced their first 2013 quarterly earnings, and according to Google’s CEO Larry Page,they  had a very strong start to 2013, with $14.0 billion in revenue, up 31% year-on-year – Motorola Mobile revenues were $1.02 billion, which is less as compared to ...

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Google may be working on an Android “game center” with chat, multiplayer, achievements, leaderboards, and more

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If you’re a gamer, chances are, you’ve noticed how Google is missing a really good gaming platform to incorporate all users. Now, however, it looks like that may change. According to a leak from Android Police, an APK (Android program file) teardown leads us to think that there may ...

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Archos intros affordable smartphone threesome

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Due in May, these three cost only $99 on the low end and $249 on the high.

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games you should know about (April 18)

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APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

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Amazon Appstore expanding to 200 more countries in coming months

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Amazon this week announced that the Amazon Appstore will be expansion to nearly 200 countries over the next few months. As part of the global growth, developers will be able to take advantage of the tools available today, including 1-click purchasing, in-app purchases, GameCircle, and A/B ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 to launch at seven U.S. carriers in April

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Samsung today confirmed that the flagship Android experience that is the Galaxy S4 will arrive in the coming days. Officially touching down in April, there are seven providers expected to carry the Samsung smartphone. Among those lined up to offer the Galaxy S4 are Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, ...

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LG confirmed to host May 1 press event

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Just last Friday night we exclusively reported that LG would be holding a press event in New York on May 1. The details were light at the time however we suspected it would be centered around the U.S. release of the Optimus G Pro. An invitation being sent out today has confirmed that LG will ...

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Motorola’s “just right” size devices reported to run stock Android

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The first batch of devices to come from the Motorola and Google partnership will run stock Android and feature the right size of displays. Using the mindset that “better is better” and not “bigger is better”, these smartphones are reported to feature thin bezels not ...

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Pantech flagship Vega Iron rumored to take on Samsung Galaxy S4, HTC One

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Pantech, a handset maker known for its affordable and powerful Android alternatives, looks to be ready for another fight. According to recent rumors, a Pantech Vega Iron is slated to arrive in a few weeks and will be taking the fight to Samsung, HTC, and anyone else. Reportedly, the phone will ...

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Android isn’t just fun and games, it also helps keep the streets safe

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If you have an Android, you know how amazing the platform really is. It beautifully syncs with Google services, the endless apps to choose from are great, and in the end the most important part is that it’s reliable. So reliable in fact, that New York began distributing Android ...

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