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SwiftKey X Beta (Phone) – Android Market

May 31st, 2011

Next-generation AI keyboard, now with unrivaled prediction and personalization! SwiftKey X Beta for smartphones builds on TouchType's SwiftKey keyboard to
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HTC Sensation 4G coming 15 June with HTC Watch and Listen services

May 31st, 2011

By Matthew Miller | May 31, 2011, 9:43pm PDT HTC and T-Mobile will be rolling out one of the most powerful Android smartphones with the HTC Sensation 4G on 15 June for $199.99. Matthew Miller started using a Pilot 1000 in 1997 and has been writing news
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Android Leading in Smartphone Marketshare AND Data Usage

May 31st, 2011

Almost every week we receive some new statistics shedding light on how Google's Android mobile OS is taking over the tech world and in the process, is taking a huge steaming heap of… gumdrops on rival Apple's iOS. Besides the normal “Android leading
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Google Removes 26 More Malicious Apps Found in The Android Market Thanks To

May 31st, 2011

Lookout Mobile Security has identified a handful of new apps on the Android Market said to house the infamous DroidDream malicious code that hit Android Market in the form of 50 apps a few months ago. This time, 26 applications were found thanks to
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Logitech's LifeSize Aims for Android Video Soon

May 31st, 2011

By Stephen Lawson, IDG News Logitech's LifeSize division expects to bring one-way video streaming to Android devices in a few months and introduce a two-way videoconferencing system to tablets and smartphones later this year.
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Apple nemesis sues iOS, Mac, and Android devs

May 31st, 2011

Lodsys – the patent holder already pressuring various iOS and Android app developers to turn over licensing fees – has now sued seven small developers in the patent-friendly Eastern District of Texas, and in truly bizarre fashion it has told targeted
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Amazon's Android Appstore Gets Another Huge Exclusive: Plants vs Zombies

May 31st, 2011

And today, finally, Android fans are getting a chance to smack down some cartoonish undead. The application just launched on Amazon's Android Appstore, and you can download it right here (it's free today, and will be $2.99 starting tomorrow).
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Google Removes 26 Apps With DroidDream Light Malware from Android Market

May 31st, 2011

The DroidDream gang is back on the Android Market, this time with a stripped-down version of the malware. Google has removed the 26 apps identified so far. The original developers behind DroidDream have added more applications to the Android Market
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U.S. Cellular to Launch Two Power-Packed Android™ Devices

May 31st, 2011

CHICAGO, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — US Cellular (NYSE: USM) is expanding its device portfolio with two more Android-powered smartphones that are packed with cool features and access to countless apps. Starting today, the HTC Merge is available for
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Why did Google take so long to remove game console emulators?

May 31st, 2011

In a story that was widely reported this weekend but seemed to disappear from the newswires as quickly as it had arrived, Google removed a number of popular video game emulators from the Android Market. Hit hardest was the developer Yong Zhang (Yongzh)
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