Xperia Nexus and Optimus Nexus tossed into rumor mill

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If past history is an indicator, the next Nexus release should be arriving in the late fall or early winter.  As such, we ought to be getting a slew of rumors and details for the next “Pure Google” experience.  Such was the case this morning with the word of a “Superior” ...

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Sony introduces Xperia SL

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Sony today introduced its next Android smartphone, the Xperia SL, however they weren’t quite ready to divulge its release date, pricing, or expected markets. Specifications for the Xperia SL are right in line with most of today’s Android handsets, and include a 1.7GHz Qualcomm ...

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Motorola holding press event on September 5

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Will this be the debut of the Droid Razr HD? Motorola just tossed a Save the Date email our way, asking us to push aside some time on September 5. Without indicating whether it’s a phone or tablet announcement, we’re only teased with “Motorola. On Display.” Sounds to us ...

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AT&T announces record Android numbers for Q4

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Android sales are up more than double over the previous quarter.

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T-Mobile and Walmart add unlimited web to Unlimited Talk & Text plan

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Geared toward families and first time smartphones buyers, the Walmart Family Mobile plan now includes unlimited data.

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Sony wants to be number one Android player in smartphone segment

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As one of the first big moves in the post S0ny-Ericsson era, Sony has decided to shelve feature phones in favor of going all in on smartphones. A recent post over on Economic Times tells us that the last few remnants of the Sony Ericsson family will phase out in the middle of the year... Read More

T-Mobile: “Our portfolio will give any iPhone a run for its money”

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Have a Galaxy S II or Amaze 4G while you wait for an iPhone.

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WSJ: Samsung wrestles top spot from Apple in smartphone shipments

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According to an article posted on the Wall Street Journal today, Samsung has taken the lead as the company which shipped more smartphones than anyone else.  Selling more than 20 million handsets in third quarter of 2011, it’s up five times over the 3 million sold in Q2 of 2010. The ...

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Droid RAZR Coming to Verizon for the Holidays?

We’ve been hearing rumors about Motorola possibly reviving the RAZR line, and now, thanks to the guys over at This Is My Next, the rumors are becoming truth, and that truth appears to be a Motorola Droid RAZR set to hit Verizon this holiday season. The Droid RAZR isn’t the first ...

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T-Mobile set to Discount all Smartphones and Tablets in One-Day, In-Store Only Sale

T-Mobile will be having a one-day, in-store only sale on just about every device this Saturday, September 24th (don’t get too excited just yet). To continue the celebration of their new Value plans, T-Mobile has announced that any smartphone, tablet or broadband device purchased with a ...

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Around the Androidosphere: CTIA Edition

There doesn’t seem to be a shortage of Android news any longer!  After going months with little to report on, action packed weeks like this one are what we’ve been waiting for! Here are some bits and pieces from the CTIA trade show going on in San Diego that are definitely worth ...

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