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  • Samsung Galaxy S III on sale in 28 countries

    Well it's finally here folks - the most anticipated Android launch of the summer. In selected countries in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and the United Arab Emirates (which got a bit of an early start) the Samsung Galaxy S III

    May 29, 2012 • Views: 224

  • Sony Xperia Arc and Neo officially updated to ICS

    "Enough with the betas already," said the international hardware giant, "they're ready for the real thing." Xperia Blog reports that Sony is rolling out the final version of its Ice Cream Sandwich update for its Xperia Arc and

    May 29, 2012 • Views: 274

  • LG E970 leak indicates an AT&T Eclipse 4G LTE

    LG's American flagships for the latter half of 2012 are starting to take shape. We've already seen the LS970 "Eclipse" 4G LTE, ostensibly a CDMA version of the Optimus LTE2 (below) and headed for American shores late this year.

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 367

  • Galaxy Nexus CM9 add-on pack brings Galaxy S III goodies

    We all know how it is. Six months after purchasing the be-all, end-all Android superphone, new models like the HTC One X and upcoming Galaxy S III are looking mighty tempting... but you're stuck in your two-year contract. What's

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 1233

  • Pantech Element on sale for $200 without contract

    If you're looking for a wireless broadband tablet without the wireless contract, you've got to be prepared to pay the piper, at least in the US. But every once in a while one of these tablets (typically a less-popular device)

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 352

  • Motorola DROID RAZR HD spotted in Verizon internal system

    Need some more evidence that a high-powered update to the DROID RAZR is incoming? Then you're an overly needy Android fan. But we aim to please: the Motorola DROID RAZR HD (previously known as the DROID Fighter) has been spotted

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 270

  • Mario clone The Other Brothers features actual plumbing

    Nintendo's main man moonlights as a go-kart racer, pro golfer, baseball star, a  bare glove-knuckled brawler and even an unlicensed pharmacist, but the world's most famous Italian plumber is somewhat lacking in small home

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 298

  • “World’s Thinnest” Oppo Finder set for pre-order in China

    Another month, another world's thinnest smartphone. The latest contender for the somewhat wobbly throne is the 6.65mm Oppo Finder, last seen in a preview image about a month ago. The phone is currently set for preorder on June

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 316

  • Fake Angry Birds peddlers fined £50,000

    Ah, sweet, sweet justice. Instead of the slap on the wrist and a ban from the Google Play Store as usual, the developer of fake versions of several popular Android games like Angry Birds and Cut the Rope will get a more lasting

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 368

  • Huawei breaks hearts, plans custom Android UI

    You know what I really like about Huawei? Despite being a definite up-and-comer in the Android world (in Europe and Asia, anyway - here they keep getting the shaft) they've left Android alone for the most part. Even on their

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 286