April, 2012

  • Verizon Sony Ericsson Xperia Play update headed to gamers soon

    Verizon has just outed the details on an impending update to the not so popular Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. The update will bring the gaming smartphone to Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread (no ICS here) and will fix a few bugs and even

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  • Verizon details new unlimited talk and text prepaid plan for $80

    This morning Verizon has announced another new price and offering for the prepaid plan folks. The new plan is 3G only and is a prepaid, contract free, and is offering unlimited talk and text, along with 1GB of data for a low

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  • N.O.V.A. 3 Gameplay trailer released – like Crysis for mobile

    Gameloft is back with another epic first person shooter game for mobile devices. If you were a fan of the first or second N.O.V.A. games you'll surely be excited for the 3rd installment. Revealed last week with a teaser trailer

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  • LG launching all-in-one cloud storage and streaming

    More cloud storage options anyone? Between Google, Microsoft, Apple, DropBox and many others the choices for cloud storage are quite broad, but today we have learned of another. LG is set to announce their new all-in-one cloud

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  • SiriusXM update adds 5 hour music buffer

    I was a subscriber to the original XM Radio back in the day, and while it was certainly worlds away from terrestrial radio service, I was still bugged by gaps in playback when going under bridges or in parking garages and by

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  • Samsung posts ICS updates for tons of Canadian devices

    Listen up, hosers: If you're in the great white north and clutching a Samsung Android device, this message is for you. Today Samsung announced Ice Cream Sandwich updates for pretty much all of its high-end Galaxy devices across

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  • Verizon’s Droid Does TV campaign returns

    American Android aficionados will remember Verizon's Droid Does campaign fondly: it kicked off with Motorola's original DROID and was instrumental in giving Android a leg up on iOS in the United States in 2009. While the Droid

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  • Microsoft pays $300m for a stake in Barnes & Noble’s ebooks

    Business makes some strange bedfellows, and somewhere in the patent suit that Microsoft lobbed at Barnes & Noble a corporate romance bloomed. Now the Redmond software giant has invested a whopping $300 million into the

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  • KegDroid dispenses beer via NFC tags

    Why would you combine an Android tablet, an Arduino board, a keg of beer and a tap? If you asked Google employee Paul Cariff, he'd probably retort with, "Why not?" His latest masterpiece, the KegDroid, uses a Motorola XOOM

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  • Android Open Kang Project reaches Milestone 5

    If you're a prolific ROM flasher and you've got a Galaxy Nexus or another recent Android device, odds are pretty good that you've at least tried Android Open Kang Project (AOKP), one of the fastest-growing family of custom ROMs

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