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Rivals likely to reach for Google's "Wallet"

May 29th, 2011
Google Wallet will work with Android-powered phones like Google's Nexus S equipped with near-field-communication (NFC) chips, serviced by US telecom Sprint and only at merchants that have partnered with Google for the launch.
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Don't Buy a Dual-Core Tablet Until You See This Video

May 29th, 2011

29, 2011, 8:00pm PT No Comments The first dual-core Android tablets only arrived in February, but Nvidia is already showing off an improved quad-core chip that's expected to power tablets by August. The system-on-a-chip, codenamed “Kal-El,” has four
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Fairfax's tablet future: SMH on iPad out tomorrow, Android coming soon

May 29th, 2011

Fairfax is embracing the tablet for its leading mastheads The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, with slick iPad apps available tomorrow and Android versions in development. Publisher Fairfax is releasing feature-rich iPad apps for The Sydney Morning
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Samsung to Roll Out 4G Android Tablet This Year

May 29th, 2011

SUWON, South Korea—Bidding to differentiate itself in the increasingly competitive tablet-computer market, Samsung Electronics Co. plans this year to launch an Android-based tablet running on so-called fourth-generation network technology,
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DROID X2 Review

May 29th, 2011
Offering a big screen, a big camera and a slender chassis, it helped drive the race toward oversized Android handsets that has led us to the Galaxy S II, Infuse 4G and Sensation. Now comes the Motorola DROID X2, boosting screen resolution and throwing
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Verizon Gets Android Overload: Revolution, Trophy And Droid X2

May 29th, 2011

It's a pretty big week for releases over on Verizon Wireless. The largest carrier in America just recently shipped the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY, and a couple of big names will be joining that guy. LG's Revolution, HTC's Trophy and
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As PC Markets Slow, Nvidia Aims at Tablets

May 29th, 2011

This chip, based on the power-efficient chip architecture from ARM Holdings, has started to appear in a number of smartphones, like the Droid X2, and in tablets like the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 that run on Google's Android operating system.
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Weezer cover Radiohead's Paranoid Android

May 29th, 2011
claiming he was mistaken) that the album was named after the clothing brand Hurley who had help fund the recordings, seminal 90s alternative band Weezer have just released a video of an in the studio cover of Radiohead's Paranoid Android.
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Google Nexus 3 to remove all physical buttons?

May 29th, 2011
TechHog has posted what they claim to be the upcoming Google Nexus 3 flagship Android device, one that will run on Android's "Ice Cream Sandwich" platform. ICS will be the first Android version to mix 3.1 Honeycomb (optimized for tablets) and the
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OpenFeint on Android continues to grow, 16 new games announced

May 29th, 2011

OpenFeint gaming on Android has hit some more milestones this month. What started off as a rather small showing in the Android Market, OpenFeint is now adding is now adding over 3 million new Android users a month and have increased
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