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Fake iPads flood market; scammers target top gift

October 31st, 2011

On a single day in July, almost 18000 fakes and clones resembling the iPad and Android devices were available for sale on 23 e-commerce sites, according to MarkMonitor, a San Francisco firm that helps companies protect their brands.
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Android 4.0 update to come in April 2012: Reports

October 31st, 2011
By Nilabh Jha, The Mobile Indian, New Delhi, November 01, 2011 First device with Android 4.0 to come by December but updates will take much longer to arrive. The recently announced Google Android 4.0 or Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) will be available only
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Original Android Phone Resembled Blackberry, Not iPhone

October 31st, 2011

By Sara Yin A major point of contention between Android and iPhone owners, not to mention corporate lawyers, is which company had the original idea for the look and feel of the smartphones. An old photo of an Android prototype appears to throw that
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Google+ for Android Gets Revamped [PICS]

October 31st, 2011

Google has launched a new version of Google+ for Android, complete with a new look, a new UI and support for Ice Cream Sandwich. Version 2.1 of the updated Android app provides a cleaner and more streamline version of the app that is consistent with
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Verizon Samsung Galaxy Tab Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread update on the way

October 31st, 2011

The first mainstream Android-powered tablet may be running an OS version designed for phones, but it's still hanging in there. And Verizon has finished prepping an update to Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread for this particular tablet. The update documents are
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AT&T adds new 4G LTE markets, two new 4G Android phones

October 31st, 2011

By Daniel Eran Dilger AT&T announced it will expand its 4G LTE coverage from 5 markets to 9 this week, while also introducing two new 4G Android phones. Apple's iPhone users on AT&T should benefit from sharing the same improved backhaul as LTE.
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Android Browser Exposes Users' Online History

October 31st, 2011
By Kendra Srivastava | Mon Oct 31, 2011 3:51 pm Android browser Dolphin HD admits it inadvertently exposed users' Web traffic patterns, prompting questions on Android developers' security policies in an increasingly insecure environment.
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Report: iOS and Android apps fighting for retention, not discovery

October 31st, 2011

by Mike Schramm Oct 31st 2011 at 7:00PM The latest Flurry report has an interesting insight for app developers. Over the last few years, as apps have gained more and more attention and users, discovery has been one of the biggest issues developers
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Republic Wireless: An Android-Powered, VoIP/Cellular Hybrid Carrier That Will

October 31st, 2011

Learn More Over the weekend, I wrote a post pleading with Google to please, finally, bring VoIP capabilities to Google Voice — namely, with an app for Android. The app would have some major benefits: it would let you make and receive calls over your
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Barnes & Noble ready to up the Android tablet ante

October 31st, 2011
Barnes & Noble hasn't released details on what it will announce, but observers are expecting an Android-based, Nook Color 2 with a 7-inch display. The Kindle Fire is also a 7-inch display device. Tablet vendors on the Android side are scrambling to
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