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Google, A Patent Attack Victim. Really?

08/03/2011, David Drummond, the Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Google has gone on the record and addressed the patent litigation situation that Google’s Android finds itself into, with foes like Microsoft and Apple, among others, on the other...

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 TouchWiz update arriving this Friday

08/03/2011, It looks like Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 owners are in for a treat this Friday – the folks over at pcmag.com have reported that Samsung will be rolling out a new update for the tablet on August 5th. The update will improve the tablet’s TouchWiz user...

BlackBerry PlayBook Android app compatibility arriving in fall?

08/03/2011, Before they PlayBook hit the market, RIM officially announced that the tablet will be able to run Android apps. In fact, it was one of the selling points of the tablet – after all, who wouldn’t want a device that was capable of running QNX,...

WIMM Labs introduce wearable Android-based module

08/03/2011, Despite all the conveniences that our gadgets bring to our lives nowadays, the fact remains that whenever we receive a text message or email or want to check our stocks or Facebook, we still need to reach into our pockets or handbags to get our phones....

Kyocera Echo Gingerbread update suspended

08/03/2011, We previously reported that the Gingerbread update for the Kyocera Echo was bricking phones, with even a couple of our readers chiming in with their own stories. Well it looks like Sprint has had dealt with enough customers calling in to complain about...

Huawei Vision Android phone launched

08/03/2011, Huawei has just announced the launch of a new smartphone to its high-end Android lineup. Called the Huawei Vision, this Android-powered device will come with some pretty decent specs to match its sleek curves. The Huawei Vision will run on a 1GHz Qualcomm...

TekTrak lets you locate missing Android phones

08/02/2011, iPhone owners must have been gloating over their Android rivals that they are able to locate their lost iPhone via the Find My iPhone app, but today is the day when Android owners are able to hit back thanks to TekTrak with their new service which is...

Google+ for Android updated on 08/02/2011

08/02/2011, Don’t you just love technology and all that it entails? Improvement is always sighted at the horizon no matter how good or “perfect” a particular product is at the moment, be it hardware or software. Google+ for Android is a mobile app...

Motorola Droid Bionic official specs leaked

08/02/2011, Thanks to the folks over at MyDroidWorld, all the speculation about Motorola’s upcoming 4G LTE phone, the Droid Bionic, can come to an end. One of MDW forum users spotted the specs of the phone on the MotoDev page, giving us confirmation about what...

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc and Xperia Play receive update

08/02/2011, It looks like Sony Ericsson is doing a good job of keeping its Android phones updated – it has just announced the release of a new update for the Xperia Arc and Xperia Play. The update doesn’t bring the phones past Android 2.3.3, but it does...

Pandigital Nova Digital Reader going for $170 at Best Buy

08/02/2011, With the growing popularity of ebooks, the number of ebook readers have also started popping up as well. While Amazon’s Kindle reigned supreme back in the day, it now faces stiff competition from the Nook and Kobo just to name a few. While Pandigital...

NXP Semiconductors lowers NFC shipment estimates

08/02/2011, A few months back, NXP Semiconductors, the company responsible for the NFC technology found in Android devices, came out and said that Google was extremely optimistic regarding NFC adoption, claiming 100 million mobile phones to be shipped with NFC...

Motorola Domino+ spotted in the wild

08/02/2011, The Motorola Domino+ was spotted visiting the offices of the FCC last week, and now it seems that the phone has made its way into the hands of the folks over at MIC who have so kindly taken some photographs of the device and put it up online. The Motorola...