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Carriers

Fifty percent of Verizon’s traffic results from 4G LTE devices

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Ever since the initial launch of Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network, the company has been pushing for the adoption of it.  Recently, the company decided to only launch phones complete with a 4G LTE radio, w…

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AT&T

AT&T drops data rates for international roaming; still costs an arm, but you can keep a leg

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AT&T has made some changes to its Data Global Add-On packages. Beginning tomorrow, June 1, AT&T will unveil a new tier of data packages for subscribers who travel outside of the United States. These ar…

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Commmunication

Thrutu sends PayPal, shared media, and finds restaurants while still on a phone call

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Thrutu debuted in March and gave Android users the chance to send contacts, photos, and locations to each other while on phone calls. If two people have Thrutu installed, they can quickly send and receive data w…

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AT&T: We’re not capping 4G uploads on Android. It’s not even on.

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AT&T has finally responded to allegations that it caps upload speeds on the Motorola Atrix and HTC Inspire 4G. While a group of angry customers started a petition alleging that AT&T purposely sets spe…

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Android Uprising: Angry developers and users form separate online protests against Google and AT&T

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Both Google and AT&T are facing separate incidents of small protests from angry customers. In Google’s case, a group of Android app makers upset about “working conditions” in the And…

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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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Sidekick Lessons: Back-up your data stored in the cloud

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Sidekick Lessons: Back-up your data stored in the cloud

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You may have heard that Sidekick users’ personal data “almost certainly has ben lost as a result of a server failure at Microsoft/Danger.” T-Mobile has since said that they may be able to re…

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Rogers offering 6GB/$30-a-month data plans for Android

Carriers

Rogers offering 6GB/$30-a-month data plans for Android

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In conjunction with today’s launching of the HTC Magic and HTC Dream, Rogers will also be offering (for a limited time) a 6GB/$30-a-month data plan. As the plan reads, users will get 6GB of data transfer p…

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Rumor: Rogers to offer a 6GB/$30 a month data plan in time for the Dream and Magic launch

Carriers

Rumor: Rogers to offer a 6GB/$30 a month data plan in time for the Dream and Magic launch

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We have seen the official announcement that Rogers will begin offering the HTC Dream and the HTC Magic on June 2. We have even later learned that they will both be selling for $199.99 on contract, however the pric…

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Tips: Customize and manage your Android bookmarks

Android Tricks

Tips: Customize and manage your Android bookmarks

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A few people asked me how I made the custom icons for the bookmarks seen in my Watchmen SweeterHome theme. No, it wasn’t any Android code hacking or black magic – it’s Bookmarks2. Using Bookm…

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Android @ MWC News Wrap-Up

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Android @ MWC News Wrap-Up

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The GSMA Mobile World Congress kicked into high-gear in Barcelona on Monday, and Android wasn’t quite the factor that many expected. The first day went by with relatively few news items related to Andro…

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