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The Last Contact – Manning the gun with a hint of exercise

The Last Contact is a gunning/turret-style game with gorgeous graphics that will have you spinning, literally.  A combination of great mechanics along with the peculiarity of physical movement makes this

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Working Android 4.3 build available to Nexus 4 users early

Android 4.3 has been popping up here and there on the internet for a while now, but now the leak has spread even further. If you’re the proud owner of

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Google schedules Android-related event for July 24

The “Breakfast with Sundar Pichai” could be formal announcement of Android 4.3 as well as new products. Of course, it could be Chrome-related too…

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WSJ: Google to promote Moto X with $500 million budget

A day without news or a rumor about the Moto X is a day wasted. At least, that is how it seems as of late. The Wall Street Journal is

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Motorola rumored to be making a cheaper Nexus 4-like phone

According to the Spanish tech site ADSLZone, Motorola is making a less expensive phone in the spirit of the Nexus 4. Rumors concerning the American manufacturer’s plans say that the upcoming device will play host

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Updated Google Maps comes to Android phones and tablets

New and improved features come to the app; older features are moved to Google+.

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Taskbar W8 – A Start button for Android

Taskbar Windows 8 style (W8) adds a very familiar, but almost incompatible, feeling to Android.  Even though Microsoft did not think it was worth keeping, the Start button has been

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Verge: Moto X not to land on Verizon as a Droid

Yesterday, we saw the first ever ad of the Moto X, a flagship smartphone that will land in the market sooner or later. Recently, names of the upcoming Droid devices

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Duolingo – Comprehensive language-learning in your pocket

Duolingo finally brought their web-favorite language-learning software to Android, and it is easily the best way to start learning a new language on the go.  Duolingo brings all its web

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WSJ: Google working on Android-based game console

Google is in the process of developing an Android-based gaming console, reports the Wall Street Journal. Presumably tied to the Google Play Games announced at Google I/O, the console is said

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Google introduces new Android device management features for BYOD crowd

Google this week announced new features for Google Apps for Business, Government, and Education which provide admins with additional tools in the “bring your own device” (BYOD) environment. Available immediately,

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Rumored Motorola DVX created for emerging markets

According to recent rumors, Google and Motorola may have a brand new device in the works. The mystery device has been code-named the DVX, which is slated to follow the

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Motorola, now Holo-themed!

It looks as though Google is making some much needed changes to the Motorola logo, bringing their Holo colors to surround the Original “M” symbol and updating the font and

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Google rumored to be preparing a new service to help you get organized

According to an unofficial Google blog, Google is preparing a new service called Google Mine. It looks to be integrated with Google+ and offers a way to keep track of the

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Auralux – The trench warfare of RTS games

Auralux offers a slight deviation from the standard RTS fare.  The background music is out of this world, and it differs depending on the way you play the game.  Aside