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AppBrain Stream is Personalized Feed of App-Related News, Events

AppBrain has rolled out a new feature to their Android app discovery service today called The AppBrain Stream. What does it do? Oh just about everything. Simply put, the AppBrain

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Kongregate Arcade for Android Turns 2.0, Adds Multi-Player Challenges and More…

Kongregate Arcade provides Android users the largest catalog of free mobile games using the Adobe Flash Player. With just over 580 titles, Kongregate Arcade has more than enough to keep

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Zynga Releases Hanging With Friends for Android

Zynga, the guys behind the hit scrabble-esque phenomenon “Words with Friends,” have released their newest title to the Android Market. “Hangin with Friends” puts a G-rated spin on the popular

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Imperio Remote Desktop App Goes Lite

Imperio has announced two new Lite versions of their remote desktop app for Android. Imperio Lite and Imperio Lite+ are now available in the Android Market for users looking to

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FEMA Releases Preparedness App Just in Time for Hurricane Irene

As hurricane Irene approaches, FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) and other agencies are doing what they can to help the millions of people in its path prepare. FEMA is no

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Developers Start Your Engines, Preview of Google TV add-on now Available for Android SDK

Great news for Google TV owners and developers alike. Those promises of the Android Market on your Google TV have just received a huge kick towards reality. In preparation for

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U.S. Smartphone Users Spend More Time in Apps Than on Mobile Web

Nielsen has posted the results of a recent study into smartphone usage, but instead of conducting surveys as per the norm they installed a piece of software on thousands of

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Control Your Home Theater and More With RedEye for Android

Ever wish you had one remote to control all your home theater products? Ever wish that remote was your phone? That simple wish became a reality back in 2009 thanks

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DIRECTV’s NFL Sunday Ticket To-Go Adds Additional Android Devices to its List

No one does football season like DIRECTV and if you are a football fan without DIRECTV, there is no better time than now to sign up. Not only are they

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LinkedIn Mobile App Beefs up its Resume in Latest Update

“Faster, Simpler, Better!” That’s how the LinkedIn mobile team is describing the newly updated LinkedIn app for Android. With LinkedIn mobile page views growing more than 400% each year, the

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Google Maps Updated, Tablet Support for Transit Navigation, Bubble Buttons, and More…

Google Maps was updated to version 5.9.0 today, adding a couple new “Transit” features to what is by far one of the most used apps on Android. If you’re a

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A Single Shriek of Excitement can be Heard as Kyocera Announces “Summer of Free Apps” Promotion for Echo Users

Kyocera would like to say thank you to the 13 year old boy in NJ who accidentally bought a Kyocera Echo after mistaking it for a limited edition Nintendo DS

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AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up 8-15-11

Let’s take a look back at some of the bigger, more newsworthy items from the last week, shall we? ┬áThere was plenty to talk about in the world of Android,

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Huddle Up, NFL.com’s 2011 Fantasy Football App Now Available in the Android Market

It’s that time again. Time for football, the only American sport worth watching (okay, maybe hockey too), and with football season comes fantasy football. The only time of the year

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Google Videos Updated, Now Supports Android 2.2 and Up

Google’s video rental service which was formerly only available to Honeycomb users has been updated to include support for both Froyo and Gingerbread. Good news for all those smartphone users