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HTC Evo 4G LTE Hands-on Video Review

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The HTC Evo 4G LTE is almost everything that you want it to be. On a recent podcast that I co-hosted, I said it was highly unlikely that Sprint and HTC would have all of the rumored specs because it was too much to put i…

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Motorola Droid 4 Review

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Android users and observers have both expressed some trepidation about the rapid pace of phone releases. It certainly doesn’t help that the same Android phone maker can release a device tomorrow and ad…

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Motorola Xyboard – Strange name, solid tablet, serious contender? [Tablet Review]

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I’m going to skip talking about the Xyboard name for as long as I can. Ok. The name is ridiculous; I’m moving on. As Verizon’s newest tablet, the Xyboard has a lot of weight on its shoulders fro…

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Toshiba Thrive 7 Review

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Bigger is better. Well, unless we’re talking about the Toshiba Thrive. While we had a mostly favorable review of the “Honeycomb Hulk,” certain elements of the design were a bit awkward. Mo…

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Is the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 The Right Size For Me? [Tablet Review]

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With the proliferation of Android tablets on the market in the past year with specs ranging from cheap to spectacular, the decision to buy a tablet is becoming almost automatic. Now choosing which one is the rig…

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HTC Rezound – HTC’s newest offering comes with the specs to compete, not the style [Phone Review]

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Coming out of the gate, the HTC Rezound had a tough battle. The Motorla Droid RAZR had already been released, and rumors of the Verizon Galaxy Nexus release date were in full swing. To make the Rezound stand out in…

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ASUS Transformer Prime Review: greatness disguise sold separately

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Spoiler alert: the ASUS Transformer Prime is the best Android tablet that money can buy. It’s usually considered bad form to give away the conclusion of a review in the opening paragraph, but there’s no u…

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Verizon Galaxy Nexus Review: the dream phone that can’t stay awake

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The Nexus brand is a heavy burden to bear. Google introduced the Nexus One as the benchmark to which all Android phones should be measured, and for a considerable amount of time, that was the case. The Nexus S, wit…

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Galaxy Nexus Camera Review and Samples Shots

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The Galaxy Nexus camera is not impressive. Sorry to dig the knife is so quickly, but that’s just the reality of it. The 5 megapixel camera with LED flash will not wow anyone or part the heavens as so many peop…

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Samsung Galaxy Nexus first impressions – 24 hours later [VIDEO]

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No, I won’t go on about how the Verizon Galaxy Nexus 4G LTE took seemingly forever to arrive. I won’t talk about how poorly the launch was handled or how I should have been writing this post weeks ago.…

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Samsung Stratosphere – Verizon’s latest QWERTY phone has the worst possible timing [Phone Review]

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I haven’t had my hands on a Samsung device in a while, but I’ll admit I am a bit biased towards them. I like plastic vs metal casing, a sleek black design appeals to me more than slate gray, and I’…

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Motorola Droid Razr Review: thinnest, tough…top phone?

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The Motorola Droid and Motorola Razr were both game-changing phones. The Razr introduced a slim, stylish phone at a time when devices would never be considered sexy. The Droid had a similar impact on the smartp…

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 Plus Review: Honeycomb’s cute little sister

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Samsung ushered in the Android tablet era with the original Galaxy Tab, the first legitimate device to take Android to a bigger screen. But the original GTab, for all its portability and uniqueness, was a place…

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T-Mobile Galaxy S II Review: A new classic that rocks

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The Samsung Galaxy S II debuted at Mobile World Congress 2011, and I called it “sweet,” which proved to be an understatement. The hardware was wonderful, the software was a promising upgrade from the mistakes o…

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LG Enlighten Review: Verizon’s newest mid-level device shines in its class

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The LG Enlighten from Verizon wasn’t supposed to “wow” me like the high-profile phones that have been released lately. However, the Englighten has a little charm that only small, perfect…

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