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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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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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Android App Reviews

Exitium – An action/RPG that harks back circa Final Fantasy Tactics [Game Review]

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I fear turn-based RPGs may have gone the way of the dodo, but I am finding a little relief in the exploding market of action/RPGs. Exitium is one of the newer of these hybrid games on the market, and I was pleasantly…

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Android App Reviews

The Passenger Ep. 1 – A beautiful and mysterious point and touch game [Game Review]

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Point and touch games are fairly popular, and when I saw The Passenger Episode 1 for 99 cents, I picked it up. The gorgeous hand drawn graphics and puzzling nature initially attracted me to the game as this isn…

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VectorNav VPE delivers more accurate Android sensor technology, better gaming experience

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In the midst of all the talk about multi-core processors and different screen types, people often forget about the importance of sensors. The rarely-considered gyroscope, orientation, and other sensors pl…

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Accessories

Cobra Car Mini-mount – A dashboard mount that sets itself apart [Accessory Review]

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I like to drive and travel quite a bit since Indianapolis is in the middle of quite a few Midwestern cities, and since I’m not from around here, I don’t know where I’m going half the time. So I am…

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Android App Reviews

Hockey Nations 2011 THD – Hockey hits harder in hi-def this year [Game Review]

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I don’t buy a copy of Madden or NCAA football every year nor MLB The Show, though they’re my two favorite sports. I buy NHL every year because it’s the most intense sports game. Hockey games h…

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Android App Reviews

Stardash – A dreary version of Mario… from your nightmares [Game Review]

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OrangePixel has an awesome collection of games for Android, and their latest, Stardash, is a true gem if you’re addicted to platforming games. In the vein of Super Mario and Mega Man, Stardash is level up…

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Productivity

Rocket Launcher – An innovative launcher with a simple minimalistic interface [App Review]

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I went from Touchwiz to LauncherPro to Go Launcher EX, and I am pretty set in my ways. Rocket Launcher, however, gives users a completely different experience. Instead of homescreens, docks, icons, and widget…

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Sleepy Jack – Flying through the Xperia Play’s dreams [Game Review]

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Sleepy Jack is a newly released Xperia Play exclusive game by the makers of Cordy. Luckily, I have a Play, and I can let you in on our top-secret gaming experiences. Sleepy Jack is like Cordy in its simplicity an…

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Finance

U.S. shoppers geek out over Google Wallet…will Brits do the same? [Video]

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I’ve read a lot about Google Wallet today. Earlier this morning, I saw a report from a research company, reprinted by The Telegraph, that claims most consumers in the UK are fearful of near field communic…

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Android Devices

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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Samsung

Epic Phone Time: T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy S II first impressions

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What’s up, haters? Thinking about getting a new phone? Well maybe it’s time you took a look at the Samsung Galaxy S II for T-Mobile, the follow-up to last year’s Samsung Vibrant. And while it…

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Android App Reviews

Destinia – Equipment, Exploring, and Excavating dungeons keep old-school RPG fans happy [Game Review]

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I, like many others, remember where I was and how I felt when I first play Final Fantasy. Maybe this is the reason a lot of us are die-hard RPG fans, and why we long for the simplistic 8-bit days. Thankfully, develop…

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Big Android BBQ 2011 Interviews: What’s your phone? [Video]

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The 2nd Annual Big Android BBQ has wrapped, and the great times had should surprise no one. Android enthusiasts, developers, and bloggers convened in Austin, Texas to talk Android, see demos, eat barbecue, an…

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