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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.

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Galaxy Nexus up for pre-order at Three UK, price and release date revealed

Nowadays, the hot topic in the Android World is Ice Cream Sandwich, as well as the Galaxy Nexus, which is the first ever phone to run the latest Android OS.