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Vonage launches Extensions app for iOS devices

10/24/2011, Good news for users of Vonage’s VOIP services – the company has just announced the availability of its Extensions app on iOS devices. Previously available on Android, Extensions is an easy-to-use app that allows customers to make use of...

Samsung Transform Ultra arriving on Sprint

10/24/2011, Sprint has just announced the launch of a new Android device on its network, targeted at the budget-conscious crowd. Called the Samsung Transform Ultra, the phone was previously released on Sprint’s  Boost Mobile network, and now it’ll be...

Samsung SCH-W999 clamshell Android smartphone heads to China

10/24/2011, Sharp was the first in the market to introduce a clamshell Android handset with the Sharp Aquos 007SH, and while we’re not sure if there’s a raging demand for clamshell Android devices, Samsung is looking to try their hand at a clamshell Android...

Motorola Droid RAZR shows up in Rogers inventory system

10/24/2011, For those living in Canada, you could be getting your hands on the Motorola Droid RAZR before those living in the states, according to a leaked photo of Rogers’ inventory system. The Motorola Droid RAZR is currently up for pre-order in Canada, and with...

iPad 2 knock-off packs more RAM and runs Android

10/24/2011, While Shenzen products are usually poor copies of the original, once in awhile they’re pretty decent like this iPad 2 clone from a tablet maker named Grefu. Looking like an iPad 2 on the surface, it’s far from Apple’s prized creation...

BlackBerry PlayBook shown running Android apps

10/24/2011, One of the selling points that were announced for the BlackBerry PlayBook was its ability to run Android apps – which meant that there would be no shortage of apps at launch despite the fact that it was running a brand new operating system. Well, the...

Verizon officially announces the Samsung Galaxy Nexus

10/21/2011, The Samsung Galaxy Nexus was announced earlier this week in Hong Kong, but there were no details about which carriers will be selling the device revealed (if you don’t count the hints on Samsung’s Galaxy Nexus interest page) – until this...

Sprint Galaxy Nexus coming soon?

10/21/2011, We’ve previously reported about the US carriers that will be selling the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, well we’ve got some news that the phone might be arriving sooner than we think (i.e. no rumored Verizon exclusivity). A purchase order for a Galaxy...

Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 to stop receiving updates

10/21/2011, Despite Sony Ericsson’s plans to bring Android’s Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 to their Xperia series of Android smartphones, it looks like there will be one Xperia device that will not be getting the update, and it is none other than the Sony Ericsson...

Galaxy Nexus barometer explained

10/21/2011, When the Samsung Galaxy Nexus was revealed earlier this week, it had one interesting feature that was mentioned but not discussed: its onboard barometer. Now you might be wondering; what could a phone possibly do with information about the air pressure?...

Sprint announces CapTel service for those hard of hearing

10/21/2011, For those hard of hearing, Sprint has seen to it that you will be able to get the most out of your mobile experience, especially if you’re using an Android phone, thanks to the Wireless CapTel by Sprint app, which the carrier is claiming “increases...

Ice Cream Sandwich ported onto the Nexus One

10/21/2011, Earlier today we reported that the Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 SDK was ported over to the Nexus S 4G, but for those still on their Nexus One handsets, it looks like porting Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 over to your device may not be such a ludicrous idea...

Google film rental service for Android rolls out in the UK

10/21/2011, If you happen to reside in the UK and are rockin’ to an Android-powered device, here is a little bit of good news that might just cheer you up in case you are looking for some form of entertainment. Google has just announced the availability of...

500,000 published apps and counting on Android Market

10/21/2011, I guess when it comes to online app stores, while the total number of apps do matter to a certain extent, it is more the quality that consumers are looking at. The Android Market is growing for sure, but it is still a far cry from what the App Store from...