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Dell

Dell offers “exclusive” deal on Streak as it preps U.S. launch

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Remember the Dell Streak? The Android MID that became an Android tablet that became an Android phone? Well, it seems to be getting ever-closer to a U.S. release. Dell has opened a sign-up page taking requests fr…

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Android Devices

ASUS reportedly opts for Android tablet rather than Windows

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ASUS is supposed to use Windows 7 Embedded on the upcoming Eee Pad EP101TC. Supposed is the operative word because NetbookNews claims that ASUS have decided that Android would be a better fit for its upcoming ta…

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HTC says it’s in no hurry to release an Android tablet

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An HTC Android tablet should be at your local retailer, but it won’t be any time soon. At least not until HTC can come up with something unique, appealing, and having that “wow” factor to set i…

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Android Phones

Rumor: HTC “Vision” gets some picture time with its full QWERTY keyboard

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Just because it’s the USA’s Independence day doesn’t mean that Android rumors and upcoming phones leaks have to stop. It appears that the HTC Vision (not entirely sure if that is a code name…

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Android Devices

Toshiba AC100 puts Android in a netbook with 8 hours of battery life

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You may wonder whatever happened to all of those Android-based netbooks we were promised? You’re probably wondering what happened to netbooks. Toshiba has answered with the AC100, an Android netbook…

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Pandigital Novel Android reader coming next month for $199.99

Android Devices

Pandigital Novel Android reader coming next month for $199.99

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Still not convinced by the Barnes & Nobel Nook or Spring Design Alex ereaders? There’s another Android-based tablet design for reading books, only this time it’s a 7-inch color multimedia d…

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Android Entelligence: A Rebuttal

Android OS

Android Entelligence: A Rebuttal

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An iPhone-owner friend of mine recently sent me an article by Michael Gartenberg, author of the Entelligence column on Engadget. Mr. Gartenberg’s article, “Entelligence: Will Android fragme…

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Android gets an ereader and a phone in the 1Cross Tech MIDHybrid

Android Devices

Android gets an ereader and a phone in the 1Cross Tech MIDHybrid

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The army of Android-based ereaders has a new recruit, the 1Cross Tech MIDHybrid. The MIDHybrid is a dual-screen reader with a 6-inch e-ink screen on the left and a 3.2-inch TFT LCD screen and keyboard on the righ…

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Look out, Android fans: Apple sues HTC for patent infringements

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Look out, Android fans: Apple sues HTC for patent infringements

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If you assume that the level of a response roughly equates to the level of a threat, the folks at Apple Inc. must feel pretty threatened. In an article released today in the New York Times, Apple confirms that it ha…

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Dell Mini 5: Awesome new details emerge

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Dell Mini 5: Awesome new details emerge

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A few weeks ago, Androinica had a short post about the Dell Mini 5 tablet. We speculated that the machine would be a competitor to the iPad, but details were scarce and Michael Dell only confirmed a few features in…

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Watch out Android tablets: iPad may have a secret…

Android Devices

Watch out Android tablets: iPad may have a secret…

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A recent Apple Insider post states that a repair company has discovered that the default iPad housing contains a space for a front-facing camera that has exactly the same dimensions as the iSight found on many A…

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Dell Mini 5: Take that, iPad?

Android Devices

Dell Mini 5: Take that, iPad?

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A video posted by TechCrunch on YouTube shows Michael Dell using the Dell Mini 5 Android tablet. He swipes the home screen a few times and says simply that it will be coming out “in a few months.” Nota…

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Hands-on with enTourage eDGe dualbook ereader/netbook

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Hands-on with enTourage eDGe dualbook ereader/netbook

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The enTourage eDGe has a strange way of spelling its name but a bit less peculiar set-up than I originally anticipated. The Edge is “the world’s first dualbook” and includes an Android-pow…

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Google’s Nexus One: What’s the Plan?

Android OS

Google’s Nexus One: What’s the Plan?

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After the unveiling of the first and only Google-sold cell phone yesterday, many of us still have more questions than answers. In reading comments on various forums, I keep seeing the same topic over and over: W…

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Hack for rooted phones promises faster 2G/3G speeds

Android Hacks

Hack for rooted phones promises faster 2G/3G speeds

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A quick hack posted here on the XDA Android Development forum by “Stimpoff” may allow you to achieve faster download and upload speeds on 2G and 3G networks. I say “may” because it did…

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