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Android News

BBM for Android appears in leaked photo ahead of rumored launch later this year

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BBM is the saving grace of RIM’s beleaguered product portfolio. The company is constantly losing market share and money, but it has managed to keep a large portion of its users thanks to leading enterpri…

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Tablets

BlackBerry Playbook will lose app side-loading, and its Android appeal in the process

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The BlackBerry Playbook has struggled to gain a foothold with consumers. For a small group of buyers, the Playbook was appealing as a pseudo Android tablet thanks to a feature that allows it to run some Android a…

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Why is RIM giving Android devs free Playbooks? Look at the latest comscore results.

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To our readers who happen to be Android developers, I hope you know that RIM wants to give you a free BlackBerry Playbook. VP of Developer Relations Alec Saunders has said that Android developers who repackage t…

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Motorola

Motorola ‘Pax’ for Sprint will be XPRT on steroids

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It looks like Sprint is preparing to release another BlackBerry-esque phone, code named Motorola ‘Pax’. Looking at the picture below you’ll swear that you’ve seen this phone befo…

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Android News

Motorola Milestone Plus brings Droid Pro to Cellular South

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Early today, Cellular South announced that it has released its own version of a BlackBerry style Android phone. Much like Verizon’s Droid Pro or the Motorola XPRT offered by Sprint, Cellular South joi…

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Commmunication

LiveProfile aims to be fastest messaging app for Android, BlackBerry, and iOS [Interviews]

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The “BBM for Android” market is a crowded space. PingChat was among the first to replicate RIM’s popular app, Kik rose and fell in a tech blink, and Beluga achieved massive support for its po…

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Android

Further evidence that RIM’s BlackBerry PlayBook will support Android apps

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A few days ago, Andrew reported that Research In Motion’s BlackBerry PlayBook tablet might be able to run Android apps when it’s released. Anonymous sources claimed RIM was working on a virtual m…

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Android

Android apps running on BlackBerry devices? It may already be happening

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Bloomberg news reported earlier this month that RIM was working to make its BlackBerry Playbook tablet compatible with Android apps. The report cited only unnamed sources and seemed to be a strange developme…

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Android News

What is Loyalty?

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Recently, there have been a couple different studies about cell phone user loyalty and the news has been hitting different sites, though mostly they have been used to show that people are more loyal to the iPhon…

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Android News

Android Finally Tops iPhone in Total Users

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Numbers, numbers everywhere, and finally we have some that show Android has overtaken the iPhone in total US users as of November. RIM Blackberry is still clinging to the top spot with 33.5% of users, but that nu…

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Android Phones and Devices

Phone Review: Motorola DROID PRO first impressions

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We just got our hands on the new Motorola DROID PRO from Verizon Wireless and we are going to put it through its paces in the coming days. We will take a look at how the phone performs, its software, the hardware incl…

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Android News

iPhone Still Has Overall Lead, but Android is Moving Fast

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We all knew that the iPhone had a big lead and a rabid fanbase, but that audience has basically stayed the same in terms of smartphone market share. Neilsen has released the smartphone market share data for the pa…

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Android Makes Up 80% of Verizon Smartphone Sales

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Analyst Matthew Goodmam at ITG Investment Research, has done a little digging and found that Android is responsible for 80% of smartphone sales at Verizon. Once you stop to think about it, this headline isn&#…

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RIM buys The Astonishing Tribe, Android world softly weeps

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The Astonishing Tribe is responsible for some amazing concepts that people have salivated over, anxiously awaiting when we might see them pop-up in Android. We may be waiting for quite a while because RIM has a…

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Android

According to Nielsen new smartphone buyers are going for Android

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I always love new charts and graphs that show off the love and overwhelming dominance of the Android platform. Nielsen today reported that according to last 6 months of data (10 months shown in charts), Android…

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