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Verizon readying a pair of Droid tablets for December

Motorola and Verizon are expected to launch two 4G LTE-ready tablets by year’s end.

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Best Buy gives us another possible Galaxy Nexus release date – sure, why not

My sharpie is starting to fade from marking up my calendar with all these possible Galaxy Nexus launch dates — but hey, what’s one more. A Best Buy inventory system

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Xoom receives software update, sadly not ICS

The Motorola Xoom has received a minor software update. While it’s not ICS, it enables pay-as-you-go plans for Xoom users.

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Droid 4 details surface days ahead of expected launch

Verizon and Motorola have had a very busy fourth quarter together, having collaborated on no less than three top-tier Android-powered smartphones.  First we had the Droid Bionic arriving months later

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Verizon’s Nexus Prime found on Best Buy Shop Local website

A Nexus Prime handset has been spotted on Best Buy Shop Local’s website, complete with a price and date.  Oddly, the Samsung handset is listed with availability for this week

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Verizon Galaxy Nexus shows up in online ads for $199; you still can’t buy one

Talk about a tease! A tantalizing Verizon advertisement has been popping up all over the web showing the much anticipated Galaxy Nexus — and if that wasn’t enough — the

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Samsung confirms U.S. Galaxy Nexus for December?

According to a recent Business Insider post, Samsung has confirmed the U.S. version of the Galaxy Nexus for a December launch.  Not much of a surprise considering the most recent

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Verizon date-specific holiday savings include FREE Red Droid Incredible 2

Verizon has announced some Android-related deals for this post-Thanksgiving weekend which should help the carrier scoop up a few extra activations.  Depending on whether you are looking for an Android smartphone,

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Verizon announces $79.99 Samsung Illusion for November 23

Verizon announced their next Android-powered smartphone today, putting the Samsung Illusion on sale beginning tomorrow, November 23rd. Details for the Android 2.3-powered handset include a 1GHz Hummingbird processor, a 3-megapixel

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4G or Die: Verizon flipping the LTE switch on nine New Hampshire communities this December

I’m sure you never tire of hearing about Verizon’s 4G LTE rollout — especially when you’re in an area without it. This time it’s the “Live Free or Die” state

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Red Droid Incredible 2 to be available November 24th?

A leaked render of a red Droid Incredible 2 points to a November 24th launch date. With this addition, the Droid Incredible will come in three different colors: black, white, and red.

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RadioShack offering 25+ free phones prior to Black Friday

RadioShack has announced a Black Friday counter-offensive today which will see more than two dozen phones going free with new two-year agreements and qualified upgrades.  Starting this Sunday November 20

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Droid Razr “Strong Blade” [VIDEO]

Introducing Droid Razr. Thin is no longer frail. Reinforced with Corning® Gorilla® Glass. Encased in KEVLAR® fiber. So strong, it’s cut by lasers and etched by a diamond. A smartphone

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Platform Wars: A Meditation on the Amazon Kindle Fire and the B&N NOOK Tablet

  Last night on the weekly podcast, we discussed the Amazon Kindle Fire and the new Barnes & Noble NOOK Tablet, or,  the artist formerly known as the NOOK Color.

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Amazon: Buy a hotspot-ready Android, get a $100 gift card (Even penny phones!)

The holiday promotion runs through the end of the year.