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  • RIM CEO: We seriously considered Android

    RIM hasn't released BlackBerry 10 yet but the company's CEO revealed Thursday the operating system almost didn't get the go-ahead.

    2012-08-06 17:39:07
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  • Consumers taking bigger bite of Ice Cream Sandwich

    Adoption of Android 4.0: Ice Cream Sandwich has been bolstered across all Android devices according to the latest information from Google.

    2012-08-04 01:31:41
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  • 15 best Android tablets in the world

    If you're looking for a tablet and don't fancy an iPad, then Android is currently the way to go. (Don't know what an Android tablet is? Check out: what is an Android tablet?)

    2012-08-04 00:18:13
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  • Asus Transformer Pad Infinity review

    The Transformer range of Android tablets has become the jewel of Asus's crown and the best alternative to Apple's new iPad.

    2012-08-03 23:46:29
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  • Samsung rep confirms Samsung GALAXY Note 2 to be introduced

    Earlier on Thursday, we told you that a clue involving a magic wand on the invitation to Samsung's next Unpacked event was pointing to the introduction of the Samsung GALAXY Note 2 on the August 29th date...

    2012-08-03 23:34:26
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  • ZTE Grand X review

    ZTE has big ambitions to join the likes of HTC and Samsung at the top of the Android pile, and the ZTE Grand X is the company's biggest statement of intent yet.

    2012-08-03 21:30:20
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  • Huawei Ascend P1 review

    The Ascend P1 is the first of Huawei's high-power Android models to hit the UK, offering a large 4.3" display, coupled with a dual-core processor running at 1.5GHz, with front and rear cameras, DLNA suppor...

    2012-08-03 21:24:10
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  • Sony Xperia U review

    The Sony Xperia U is the third of Sony's new wave of Android smartphones, using the same styling as the much larger Xperia S and the slightly larger Xperia P.

    2012-08-03 18:24:07
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  • Analytics firm says that Android had a 68% share of the glob

    Androidmania, which really started with the launch of the Motorola DROID in late 2009, has become a global phenomenon and now has a hold on 68% of the global smartphone market according to figures from...

    2012-08-03 17:58:43
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  • Two new pictures of the DROID RAZR HD leak out

    Thanks to a daring poster over at Droid Forums, we now have our clearest idea yet of what Motorola’s next lead DROID device will look like. The DROID RAZR HD will come with an entire backing of Kevlar...

    2012-08-03 17:49:44
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  • HTC's departure from South Korea proves a tough fight for fo

    HTC's closure of its South Korean office may seem yet another blow to the company this year, but don't be alarmed: we saw it coming. It's a given that Peter Chou's gang is cutting back in response to its...

    2012-08-03 17:34:36
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  • Archos teases G10 xs with first press shot, vows launch in t

    Previously, Archos has only ever given us a fleeting glimpse of the G10 xs tablets it's planning to launch this year -- FCC filings don't count. Cogs in the company's media machine are turning once again...

    2012-08-03 01:58:21
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  • CyanogenMod team drops support for the Nexus One, HTC EVO 4G

    Those of you who have been loyal to Android for a while now should know how frustrating it can be once a manufacturer stops providing software updates for a given smartphone.

    2012-08-03 01:35:11
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  • Sprint HTC EVO 3D and EVO Design 4G to get ICS by 'early Aug

    Good news, Sprint HTC EVO 3D and EVO Design 4G owners, your long-awaited Android 4.0 update will soon be arriving. The carrier posted an update on its community site today, announcing that Ice Cream Sandwi...

    2012-08-03 00:47:19
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  • Picking up your Nexus 7 today? Here's some required reading

    The Google Nexus 7 is starting to make it its way out to consumers around the world, and if you're among the lucky early adopters picking up the Jelly Bean tablet this week, we've got some required reading...

    2012-08-02 23:44:44
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  • Samsung Galaxy S III vs Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX

    It’s been about 6 months since the Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX was released, and since then it has remained at the top of Verizon’s line-up. Not only because of its hardware and software, but because...

    2012-08-02 21:42:37
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  • The lead story: Apple v. Samsung trial

    Well, this sure is a slow month as far as new announcements go, but that doesn't mean we don't have other interesting stories going on. It would be safe to say that the lead story these days is...

    2012-08-02 21:37:05
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  • Samsung starts mass-producing 4x faster mobile flash memory

    Samsung isn't content to leave fast NAND flash memory to traditional solid-state drives. Its Pro Class 1500 promises a big jolt to the performance of frequently pokey smartphone and tablet storage.

    2012-08-02 21:23:23
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  • Google announces its Q2 2012 earnings, sees 21 percent growt

    Google this afternoon announced its Q2 2012 earnings, reporting 21 percent growth year over year for revenue, at $10.96 billion. GAAP net income was listed at $2.79 billion, up from $2.51 billion for the...

    2012-08-02 21:11:58
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  • Ice Cream Sandwich adoption doubles from July to August

    Another month is upon us (again already?), and that means it's time for another breakdown of Android versions. This is the monthly look at the percentage of the various Android versions that are on active...

    2012-08-02 18:37:44
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