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AT&T Releases The LG Thrive, Their First Prepaid Android Smartphone

AT&T Releases The LG Thrive, Their First Prepaid Android Smartphone

AT&T becomes the latest major phone carrier to introduce an Android smartphone to its Go-Phone prepaid phones lineup. The LG Thrive, running Android 2.2 (Froyo), will launch on April 17. AT&T will also release a gadget version of the Thrive, calling it the LG Phoenix which will have the same features, add ...

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HTC Flyer set to be released on May 9 in Europe

HTC Flyer set to be released on May 9 in Europe

During today's HTC event for the HTC Sensation, HTC announced that their first tablet, the HTC Flyer, will be released in Europe on May 9. There still isn't any available information for the U.S. release date. If you haven't heard about the HTC Flyer, it's HTC's first Android tablet. It features a 1GB processor, ...

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HTC Sensation 4G: A T-Mobile Exclusive

HTC Sensation 4G: A T-Mobile Exclusive

Right after Vodafone accidentally leaked the HTC Sensation aka HTC Pyramid, HTC just announced that this great phone will be carried exclusively by T-Mobile. There goes my hope of getting one with AT&T... Let's remind you of this awesome phone's features: 1.2 GHz Snapdragon processor 768MB of RAM ...

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Leaked Verizon document reveals that the HTC Incredible 2 will be a world phone

Leaked Verizon document reveals that the HTC Incredible 2 will be a world phone

The HTC Incredible 2, the successor to the popular and highly successful HTC Incredible will be a world phone. The news was revealed via a leaked internal Verizon document that landed on Android Central's hands. The combination of GSM and CDMA radios will allow voice and data access around the world. This is ...

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The T-Mobile G-Slate With Google is Coming

The T-Mobile G-Slate With Google is Coming

I just bumped into a post from LG on their Facebook's page saying: "Are you itching for the new G-Slate?" We have already reported that the T-Mobile G2x-aka LG Optimus 2x-on April 15th but we could get a release date for the G-Slate. The LG G-Slate is 4G and Wi-Fi capable, has a 8.9" HD screen, dual rear-facing ...

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New options for cloud printing now available for Android

New options for cloud printing now available for Android

Earlier this year, Google introduced us to Google Cloud Print, the ability to print Google Docs and GMail messages directly from your phone to any printer registered and setup for the service. Cloud Print is nice, except that it only allows you to print from Google Docs and GMail. Today, there are more cloud print ...

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Confirmed: Motorola Xoom Coming to Sprint

Confirmed: Motorola Xoom Coming to Sprint

As we have all learned back in March, right before when CTIA started that Sprint was going to release their own Motorola Xoom version which will be the same as the Verizon one except for its support for the WIMAX technology instead of the LTE one. If you had doubts about a Xoom tablet coming to Sprint, well ...

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Asus Eee Pad Transformer Rooted!

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Rooted!

Not even a day after its release, the Asus Eee Pad Transformer, Asus's first Honeycomb tablet, has already been rooted! The news was revealed earlier today by Paul O'Brien from the popular MoDaCo forums. Paul revealed the news via his Twitter page. He was able to get root with assistance from a fellow Android ...

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Wi-Fi Samsung Galaxy tablet now available for $350

Wi-Fi Samsung Galaxy tablet now available for $350

The Wi-Fi version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab, the first popular Android tablet, is now available to purchase at several retailers. The WiFi Galaxy Tab will set you back $350. The specs are similar to the 3G version, without the 3G connectivity, of course. Although the price is low, it might be a little too late for ...

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Android tablet market will grow to 39% by 2015

Android tablet market will grow to 39% by 2015

We have a long way to go on this battle, according to Gartner, Inc.. As we all know, Apple currently has the tablet market on lock-down with their iPad and iPad 2 tablets. According to Gartner, iOS dominated the tablet market with 83.9% of market share in 2010, compared to Android's 14.2%. That number is expected ...

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Samsung Galaxy S II Hits The UK on May 1st

Samsung Galaxy S II Hits The UK on May 1st

UK Samsung fans won't have to wait any longer for the Galaxy S II because Samsung just announced that it will be released on May 1st. The Galaxy S II is the successor to the popular Galaxy S. "From the moment it was revealed at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona there has been a huge buzz about the Galaxy S II, ...

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HTC Flyer now available for pre-order in the UK for £600

HTC Flyer now available for pre-order in the UK for £600

The HTC Flyer, HTC's first Android tablet is now available for pre-order in the UK through Carphone Warehouse. The version that is up for pre-order features 3G and 32GB of storage and will set you back a whopping £600. Before you go all crazy about the price, keep in mind that the price is unsubsidized and for an ...

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CynogenMod 7 final release now available to download

CynogenMod 7 final release now available to download

The final release version of CyanogenMod 7, the popular Android custom rom, is now available to download. CM7 is a Gingerbread based rom that supports over 30 different devices, including some tablets. If you haven't tried any Cyanogen mod roms on your phone yet, I suggest you give it a shot; it's like getting a ...

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Why would anyone ever buy an Android phone?

Why would anyone ever buy an Android phone?

Why would anyone ever buy an Android phone? That is the question that Business Insider is posing on their website. Just by looking at the title of the survey, you can guess what type of phone the people who are running the survey currently use; iPhone They should've just asked "Why aren't you using an iPhone ...

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Toshiba Tablet ‘coming soon’ to Best Buy

Toshiba Tablet ‘coming soon’ to Best Buy

It looks like everyone is dropping a Honeycomb tablet. Toshiba is also working on releasing their Honeycomb tablet. At the moment, it doesn't have any crazy names like the Eee Pad Transformer, or Acer Iconia Tab A500, or Motorola Xoom. It is simply know as the Toshiba Tablet. Anyway, the Toshiba Tablet now has ...

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Verizon To Offer a $50 Month To Month Unlimited Talk and Text Plan

Verizon To Offer a $50 Month To Month Unlimited Talk and Text Plan

As they are planning to get rid of their one-year contracts, Verizon may soon announce a newer plan to attract pay-as-you-go customers. So a $50 month-to-month plan is in the works and it is obvious that Verizon is trying to compete with Boost Mobile who has been offering a similar calling plan for a while now. ...

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