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  • Days Left Widget for remembering important dates

    My favorite feature of an Android Phone isn’t it’s ability to play Flash or it’s slick interface (TouchWiz and Sense notwithstanding), it’s the cool widgets you can download. Sure, we’ve all see the

    May 8, 2011 • Views: 375

  • BeBook to release 7-inch tablet this summer

    It looks like the success of the Barnes and Noble NOOKColor reader/homebrew tablet hasn’t escaped the notice of BeBook. The eBook reader has announced that they will be jumping into the Android tablet pool with a model of

    May 8, 2011 • Views: 383

  • LG to launch the Optimus Black this month in Europe

    LG has announced that the LG Optimus Black is heading for a little European vacation as it launches later this month. The super thin, ultra bright phone will be available worldwide after receiving pre-orders from over 50

    May 8, 2011 • Views: 424

  • Android Tablet looks like an iPad, runs like a Bot

    Some say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. But a closer look at this tablet may point a patent violations instead. Made by a company in China, this Android Tablet looks a lot like an iPad. So much so, one has to

    May 6, 2011 • Views: 761

  • Notion Ink Adam Tablet gets a Honeycomb port

    Man, when we reported earlier this week that Notion Ink was back with more Adam news, we didn’t know they’d be back with a vengeance. But that seems to be the case as we’ve got two more bits of news about the

    May 6, 2011 • Views: 324

  • Make a WiFi webcam from an Android phone

    We came across a nifty little tutorial that can turn an Android smartphone into a wireless webcam. The tutorial, on Instructables, uses an Android and PC app called DroidCam. We just tested it out and while it crashed a few

    May 6, 2011 • Views: 1431

  • Angry Birds Rio update Beach Blanket Bingo [Video Demo]

    Remember earlier this week when we reported about the Angry Birds Rio update? Well, the screenshot was a strong hint that Rovio is releasing a Beach Volleyball game level. In addition, the Rio update also brings that gorgeous

    May 6, 2011 • Views: 287

  • Paper Smartphone using Android?

    One of the cool gadgets shown in the SyFy series Caprica was an interactive piece of paper that would send email, surf the web, and do just about anything else a computer can do. Then the character could fold it up and place it

    May 6, 2011 • Views: 501

  • Asus Transformer preorders cancelled by Target – or were they?

    We’ve been getting word from Target customers that due to severe product shortages, the Bulls Eye is canceling their Asus Transformer pre-orders. Customers following up by phone with Customer Service, however, are learning

    May 3, 2011 • Views: 500

  • Notion Ink Tablet gets Gingerbread update, does anyone care anymore?

    Notion Ink has added a new chapter to their two year old odyssey of building their Adam Android tablet from scratch. Notion has confirmed an update providing Android 2.3 Gingerbread, a new browser, and even a new eBook reader

    May 3, 2011 • Views: 272