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Apple sues Samsung for being copycats

04/18/2011, You might have wondered what took them so long, but they’ve finally done it. Apple has just put on its gloves and stepped into the ring with Samsung, with reports of the fruity company sending a lawsuit towards the Korean electronic...

ViewSonic gTablet updated

04/18/2011, Over the weekend, ViewSonic released an OTA (over the air) update for their 7″ Android tablet, the gTablet. While it’s not Honeycomb (don’t expect to find an official build of it on tablets anytime soon) it does bring a lot of...

Silverlight works on Android

04/15/2011, At the recent MIX11 conference, there was even the presence of Android at the Microsoft event, but it wasn’t there to steal the limelight away from the Redmond giants. The folks who were behind the port for Silverlight to Linux have managed to port...

Skype for Android vulnerability exposes your details and chat logs

04/15/2011, If you’re one of the 10 million Skype users that use the app on your Android phone, you should be careful. Android Police recently took the app apart and realized how easy it was to extract data from the app. Your username, profile and contacts –...

Motorola Droid X2 benchmarked on video

04/15/2011, Motorola has yet to make any official announcement about the successor to the Droid X, the Droid X2, but already, we’re seeing this phone appearing all over the place. Techno Buffalo recently got their hands on the Droid X2, took photographs of the...

T-Mobile Sidekick 4G will have limited supplies at launch

04/15/2011, The highly popular phone that makes a comeback on T-Mobile this month might be limited in quantity when it goes on sale. According to reports, Samsung’s Android 4G social phone, the Sidekick 4G will be limited in supply for the first week or two...

HTC Sense 3.0 (unofficially) arrives on the Desire HD

04/15/2011, It looks like what HTC said about Sense 3.0 not being able to work on their older Android phones isn’t true after all – it’s either a ploy by HTC to get you to buy their newer phones, or the company just doesn’t want to bother...

Sony Ericsson W15 Walkman phone to arrive this quarter?

04/14/2011, Remember the Walkman phone teaser we reported about last month? Well, since then we haven’t heard anything else about the Walkman phone. Well some folks have reported that the first Walkman Android handset will be called the W15 is it will resember...

Reebok Promise Keeper app uses peer pressure to help you stay fit

04/14/2011, Reebok has just launched a new app that attempts to help you stay fit through the power of social networks – and peer pressure. Called The Promise Keeper, you use the app to schedule when you plan to have your next run. The app will then inform all your...

EVO 4G unofficially gets Gingerbread

04/14/2011, The other day, a HTC spokesperson was quoted as saying Gingerbread (Android 2.3) would be arriving on the EVO 4G, though an exact date wasn’t given (Q2) and now it looks like the build could be making its way to your phone sooner than later. Some...

Verizon upcoming phone prices leaked

04/14/2011, The folks over at Phone Arena have managed to get their hands on what seems to be the price map for Verizon’s upcoming phones on contract. For folks who were eyeing the new phones arriving on Big Red this quarter, you now know exactly how much to...

Motorola Droid X2 boot sequence caught on video

04/14/2011, The folks over at Android Central have gotten their hands on what seems to be video footage of the Motorola Droid X2 starting up and loading its boot screen. The phone looks just like the original Droid X, but this time the phone boots up with a Motorola...