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  • Verizon drops Motorola DROID BIONIC to free

    If you're looking for a great deal on a Verizon LTE phone... keep looking. On the other hand, if you're one of the handful of people whose heart is still set on the Motorola DROID BIONIC, then today is your lucky day. The phone

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 62

  • Sony shows off ICS for the Xperia S on video

    If you're a Sony Xperia S owner, no doubt you're getting mighty impatient for a long-overdue Ice Cream Sandwich update. Today you can get a little bit of a preview, thanks to a Thai video from Sony XP. The update is scheduled to

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 60

  • ASUS readies new Transformer tablets for Computex

    If a handful of Transformer models (many of them yet to go on sale) isn't enough for you, then you'll want to keep a close watch on Android Community come Thursday. That's when ASUS is set to reveal new models at the Computex

    May 28, 2012 • Views: 59

  • Android Community Weekly: May 27th, 2012

    Another week of happenings for the best mobile platform around has come with some surprisingly good news. Courts have cleared Google of all wrongdoing in the long-awaited end to Oracle's patent trial, and HTC's EVO 4G LTE has

    May 27, 2012 • Views: 37

  • Kobo for Android gets better tablet support

    If you're reading this and you're an avid e-book reader, odds are overwhelming that you use either the Kindle or Nook apps to do so on your Android device. But also-ran Kobo is making a case for itself with the fourth version

    May 25, 2012 • Views: 85

  • Russian app shames parking jerks via social networks

    We've all been there: you're trying to park downtown and some jerk takes up the last two spaces in his Beamer. Apparently the problem is even more pronounced in Russian cities like Moscow, where drivers regularly hop the curb to

    May 25, 2012 • Views: 116

  • BlackBerry CEO cans BBM for Android

    Hoping to talk to your misguided BlackBerry-using friends over an official version of BlackBerry Messenger? Don't hold your breath. According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, the BBM clients that Research in Motion had

    May 25, 2012 • Views: 189

  • Release dates for T-Mobile’s Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note rumored

    T-Mobile users looking for a new phone, today is a good day for your prospects. TmoNews (which tends to be pretty reliable in these matters) has just posted leaked dates for the Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy Note, and both

    May 25, 2012 • Views: 200

  • New ICS ROM leaked for the HTC EVO 3D

    Owners of the HTC EVO 3D are clearly selective consumer who only appreciate smartphone hardware with 50% more dimensions than the standard two. Think how much more they'll appreciate them with Ice Cream Sandwich. Yes, in addition

    May 25, 2012 • Views: 73

  • Core WebOS developers defect to Google

    It's not a popular fact among the Android faithful, but Ice Cream Sandwich has a lot of the same design DNA as HP's (and formerly Palm's) WebOS, thanks to designer Matias Duarte. Now Google is getting a fresh batch of concerts

    May 25, 2012 • Views: 86