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Lightbox photo-sharing app shutting down June 15 after team joins Facebook

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Facebook has gobbled up another photo-sharing service, only this time it’s not officially making an acquisition. Lightbox, the Instagram alternative that millions of Android users relied on while t…

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Entertainment

Netflix focused on better content, mobile, and international expansion to rehab its image

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Netflix announced its Q1 2012 earnings today, generating $870 million for a reported $5 million net loss on the quarter. Though revenue was not as bad as some analysts had predicted, the company continues to tu…

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Android Apps

YouTube for Android updated, bringing title editing and playlists to mobile [App Updates]

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It looks like Google has been in a giving mood lately. After bringing one of the best mobile apps for any social network to Android, they have gone through the process of upgrading a handful of their other apps. We…

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Mozilla borrows from Android to create its own mobile operating system

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Mozilla is really happy for Android, but not happy enough to sit and do nothing other than build Firefox for Android. With its new Boot to Gecko (B2G) project, Mozilla will take an Android foundation and build a w…

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Google updates their mobile Weather site, feels more ‘appish’

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Today, Google announced via their Google Mobile Blog that they have just updated their mobile Weather search page. The update is definitely a refinement to the former weather search page and makes Google mobi…

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Edit Google Docs in your browser

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Back in September, Google announced that they were going to bring Docs editing to the browser of your Android device. Well, they’ve finally made true on that promise! Spreadsheet editing has been arou…

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Google Instant search is live for Android (2.2+)

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Google Instant search is rolling out to some Android users. I just spotted a few people talking about it online, fired up Google.com, and sure enough, Instant search is now available. Instant Search is a new sea…

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Bing! Will you switch to the upcoming Bing for Android app?

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Microsoft’s little search engine that could, Bing, is coming to Android soon. This isn’t a surprise because we already pointed that out when Verizon announced the Samsung Fascinate and reveale…

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SlingPlayer for Android quietly moves into private beta status

Android Apps

SlingPlayer for Android quietly moves into private beta status

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Back in March we saw the confirmation that a SlingPlayer app was really coming to Android and at the time it was expected to come available sometime during the summer. But since then we have heard few other detail…

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Slingbox Mobile: Coming soon for Android

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Slingbox Mobile: Coming soon for Android

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We have seen bits and pieces about Sling Media getting ready to release an Android app, and the good news here is that launch seems to be getting a little closer to reality. Well, closer to reality based on in the pa…

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Motorola Devour now available; $49.99 with Wirefly or $99.99 with Best Buy

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Motorola Devour now available; $49.99 with Wirefly or $99.99 with Best Buy

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As expected, the Motorola Devour is now available for purchase. And the good news here is that you get to choose your price. Well, choose the place that you make a purchase, but depending on where you make that pur…

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Unlocked Sprint HTC Hero will be available with Best Buy

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Unlocked Sprint HTC Hero will be available with Best Buy

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Those considering picking up a Sprint branded HTC Hero that are also looking to avoid a nasty contract may want to head on over to Best Buy. Of course, if you are falling into that category then you may want to prepa…

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INQ Mobile unveil plans for an Android handset in 2010

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INQ Mobile unveil plans for an Android handset in 2010

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Yesterday seemed to focus on the Motorola announcement and while I would say it was deserved, there was also another Android related bit of news that seems to have gotten lost in the shuffle. Of course, I can unde…

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Wikipedia optimized for Android, mobile viewing

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Wikipedia optimized for Android, mobile viewing

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Wikipedia has optimized its English and German websites for viewing on mobile devices, including Android handsets. The mobile version of the user-edited encyclopedia now loads faster and formats content i…

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iGoogle optimized for Android

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iGoogle optimized for Android

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Yet another Google mobile product has been updated this week. This time, it’s iGoogle getting a function and design facelift. iGoogle has a new beta version for Android devices that is optimized for spe…

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