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Entertainment

News360 adds sync across devices and source suggestions for personalized news

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Android newsreading app News360 has updated to add a few major functions in the 2.0 release of its app for phones and tablets. Aside from a interface redesign and added video support, there’s now a built-…

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Android

The Times Android tablet app may be the best of its kind [App Reviews]

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The Times, one of the world’s oldest and most recognized newspapers, is now on Android – one of the world’s youngest and most recognized operating systems. More specifically, The Times is…

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Android App Reviews

ChannelCaster organizers all your interests for easy reading and watching [App Reviews]

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Millions of photos, videos, tweets, and articles are posted to the web each day. Channelcaster aims to organize them all into one neat little package perfect for your Android phone or tablet. Developed by OneL…

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Google

Google faces Senate hearings that it stiffles Yelp! and other competitors. [Watch live on C-Span]

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In the U.S. Senate hearings set to investigate claims that Google is anti-competitive, Yelp will accuse the search giant of stealing its content and punishing the review site for complaining about the practi…

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Android App Reviews

Android Apps Alert #73: 10 Interesting Recent Android Apps

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Let’s just get down to it: there are a lot of Android apps and not enough time in the day to grab them all. That doesn’t mean  there’s no fun in trying. Each week, Androinica.com recaps the late…

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Android News

August Mobile Recap: Slow news month? Yeah right.

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There’s a lie among tech journalists that August is a slow news month. The torrent of product announcements finally slows to a trickle and there’s nothing much worth writing about. So why the heck…

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Android App Reviews

FLUD news reader comes to Android in style [App Reviews]

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Android is not starved for options when it comes to news readers, but it certainly never hurts to have another. The latest news and RSS reader, FLUD, has arrived for Android after starring on iPhones previously…

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HTC

HTC & Beats Audio teleconference recap: sound quality will improve, but will you notice?

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HTC’s announcement that it would partner with Beats by Dre to improve the audio quality of its smartphones was met with mixed reactions. Some thought it was an interesting move for the fast-rising Andro…

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Android News

Philadelphia to give tickets to careless cell phone users on city streets. Excellent. [OPINION]

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Texting while walking in Philadelphia? That’ll be $120, please. Beginning in August, the City of Brotherly Love will crack down on people who violate safety regulations when powering a motor vehicle o…

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Android Apps

Zinio exports its magazine reading app to Android phones

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It was only a few weeks ago when Zinio debuted its magazine reading app for Android Honeycomb tablets, allowing users to read digital copies of everything from Bazaar to ESPN. Today, Zinio is going from the big s…

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Android App Reviews

10 Great Android Apps for newsreading on Honeycomb tablets

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The first question I asked when I received my Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 was “What are the best tablet apps?” I’ve yet to narrow down that selection because there’s quite a bit of ground t…

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Android App Reviews

News360 brings “big picture” news in style on Android Honeycomb tablets [App Reviews]

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The news never stops, and few apps illustrate that as well as News360, the just-launched Android Honeycomb app that delivers news in an excellent format. While there are many options for reading about what…

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Android News

Google: 39% of smartphones used in bathroom, 79% for shopping; ads are everywhere

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No one needs a study to know that smartphones have become must-have devices at all times. There have been plenty of times that I’ve left home without my wallet, but I honestly don’t remember the las…

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Android Apps

Android Apps Alert #57: Location lockdowns and NFL lockout edition

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Ah. How great it was this week to be able to take a breath and not have as much Android app news to cover. The Android Market is already bursting at the seems with options, but the apps on apps on apps pace of what̵…

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AT&T

AT&T Android sales double. Will that encourage carrier to be less iPhone-focused?

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AT&T has announced its Q1 2011 earnings today, and it was a lot of back-patting thanks to strong numbers in key areas that carriers use to measure company health. AT&T had its third-best smartphone sal…

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