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HTC: One will be its only flagship Android smartphone in 2013

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About a week ago, HTC announced its latest Android flagship smartphone known as the HTC One.  While the device represents an excellent combination of high-end hardware coupled with top-notch software, we ca…

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HTC’s countdown until Feb. 19th event deceptively confirms the HTC One

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HTC is betting big on its upcoming event on February 19th to truly capture the hearts and wallets of the general public when it introduces its latest flagship device.  On the 19th, HTC will be hosting an event in N…

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U.S. Cellular begins pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note II for $299

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The long awaited Galaxy Note II is now available for pre-order by U.S. Cellular. This Titanium 16GB edition is like having a multi functioning tablet as your phone. With its 5.5 inch Super AMOLED HD screen, 1.6 G…

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HTC will give you up to $300 for your old smartphone when you buy an HTC smartphone

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Interested in getting a new HTC smartphone?  Well, before you do, be sure to check out HTC’s new trade-in service, which pays you up to $300 for your old smartphone.  The main factors which go into predict…

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Sprint offers $100 AMEX gift card with add-a-line smartphone purchase

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From now until August 26, Sprint is running a special promotion in which any customer is eligible to receive a $100 American Express gift card with the purchase of a new smartphone.  In order to receive the gift c…

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New HTC posting shows which smartphones will get Android 4.0 and when

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Today, HTC released a post on its Android 4.0 Frequently Asked Question’s page which shows a list of Android smartphones and a target range of months in which the Android 4.0 update should be delivered. S…

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Android News

U.S. smartphone penetration finally gets a majority, women and men report similar numbers

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The slow march to smartphone dominance is actually moving a tad faster these days. Nielsen’s “America’s New Mobile Majority” report reveals that for the first time, the U.S. mobil…

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LG Lucid – Verizon’s newest mid-range phone is its best [Hardware Review]

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Mid-range phones are the butt of many jokes around the Android circles, but there is large market for them and, let’s face it, a lot of people don’t need or use a top of the line phone. The good thing fo…

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Asus is expected to unveil the Padfone tablet/smartphone product at MWC

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The concept of the Asus Padfone is certainly an interesting one and was initially introduced a year ago, but will be fully unveiled at this year’s Mobile World Congress.  Essentially, the Padfone produ…

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Carriers

Verizon will launch only 4G LTE devices moving forward

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Verizon Wireless is confident enough in its large  and fast 4G LTE network that most future devices will support 4G LTE connectivity.  I refrained from using the word “all” because there will sti…

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AT&T

Samsung Captivate on AT&T finally receives Android 2.3 update

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There’s Asus who has been working extremely hard to get Android 4.0 on the Transformer Prime as soon as possible making it the first tablet with ICS, and then there’s Samsung  and its Galaxy S saga.…

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Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX and DROID RAZR in purple also announced by Verizon

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Joining the recently announced Motorola DROID 4 are two other DROID smartphones.  While these are simply variations of the original Motorola DROID RAZR, both smartphones each have an interesting aspect. Fi…

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AT&T 4G LTE smartphone announcement roundup

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AT&T definitely lit up the CES stage at its Developer Summit conference today with its multitude of Android smartphones that were announced.  Ralph de la Vega, CEO of AT&T, essentially announced sev…

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Samsung Galaxy Note poster at CES confirms AT&T launch in near future

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The Samsung Galaxy Note is one of the more interesting smartphones expected to launch shortly in the United States — and for good reason.  It’s not your typical Android smartphone with a large scr…

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LG Spectrum expected to launch on January 19, boasts 1.5GHz dual-core processor and HD screen

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With CES 2012 right around the corner, we’re starting to see some of what the top manufacturers have in store for us.  Earlier today, we saw a Sprint ad containing the Samsung Galaxy Nexus run prematurely…

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