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Samsung Galaxy Note II officially debuts

Finally, the Samsung Galaxy Note II has gone from rumored to official as the handset/tablet is announced at IFA.  Specifications for the device are exactly what we’ve been expecting these

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Motorola and Intel hosting September 18 event

Motorola and Intel are sending out invitations to a London event for September 18 where it’s expected they will announce a new device.  It’s quite possible that this is the first official

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LG to introduce dual-core 4.7-inch Optimus L9

LG is set to formally announce yet another powerful and gorgeous Android device this week at IFA with the debut of the Optimus L9.  Powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream

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Sony announces Xperia J, V, and T smartphones

Sony today announced a trio of new Android-powered smartphones, the Xperia T, Xperia V, and Xperia J.  making their debut a tthe IFA trade show, the three will be Sony’s

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MetroPCS adds $150 Coolpad Quattro 4G to lineup

MetroPCS today announced yet another affordable 4G LTE Android with the debut of the Coolpad Quattro 4G.  As the second smartphone of its kind to cost less that $150, the

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First details of high-powered Pantech Magnus materialize

The first details of a higher-end Pantech smartphone are starting to make their rounds, indicating that AT&T has another decent model in the works.  Called the P9090 Magnus, the specs

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Verizon prepping for LG Spectrum 2, Samsung Stratosphere II

Yet another pair of Verizon smartphones have hit the proverbial radar, with word of new Samsung and LG models.  While details are light at this time, we can look for

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POLL & PRIZE: How long do you go before charging your Android?

As people who typically spend our days glued to a PC or near an outlet, we are always keeping our Android handsets and tablet charged up.  Come weekend, though, things

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Virgin Mobile debuts new “Happy Accidents” campaign [VIDEO]

Aww man, you just got that phone?  That’s too bad, because Virgin Mobile has a really great plan and an increasingly better selection of Android devices.  Dude, that sucks. Virgin

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POLL: Would you consider a prepaid Android smartphone?

The last 24 ours have seen a number of prepaid smartphone announcements from a handful of carriers.  If you are a T-Mobile, Virgin, or Boost Mobile subscriber then you’ll have

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LG Intuition will be Verizon’s Optimus Vu

Verizon is set to carry the LG Optimus Vu in the near term, offering the 5-inch smartphone as the name Intuition   According to a screen grab picked up by Droid Life,

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MetroPCS details new 4G plan, Android phone

MetroPCS has unraveled a bunch of new “goodies” for it’s current and future customers! First on the list, and available as a promotion, is the carrier’s new 4G LTE.  Customers

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Xperia Nexus and Optimus Nexus tossed into rumor mill

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

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Sony introduces Xperia SL

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

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Motorola holding press event on September 5

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.