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LG

LG confirms Optimus Vu: huge 5-inch screen with 4:3 aspect ratio and stylus

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Ahead of Mobile World Congress, LG has confirmed the large phone that has appeared in leaked photos in recent weeks. On its Korean-language news blog, LG announced the Optimus Vu as a phone that will “sur…

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Android Phones

Radio Shack now guarantees that it has the lowest price on cell phones

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Radio Shack is known for throwing customers a bargain here and there, but the company is making that a daily fixture at its retail stores. Today, Radio Shack announced its Mobile Low Price Guarantee for Wireles…

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AT&T

AT&T has huge Q4 of smartphone sales – Android crushed by iPhone

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We’ve been in the habit of reporting so much about Android’s incredible sales that it’s sometimes jarring to hear when the green bot isn’t racing towards the top. On at least one U.S.…

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LG

LG Viper preview: 4G LTE phone coming to Sprint [VIDEO]

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Sprint has been pushing to release eco-friendly phones for a couple of years now, and even won a few awards for being so green. Those green phones haven’t always been the most impressive, but The Now Netwo…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Xperia Ion hands-on: an interesting AT&T Android to keep an eye on

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Earlier today, AT&T secured a couple of solid Android phones that are set to debut on the company’s 4G LTE network later this year. The Sony Ericsson Xperia Ion stuck out among the crowd as one with the…

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Android OS

11 biggest Android disappointments of 2011

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The year started off with a robotic bang as Android ruled CES with an iron fist. In early January, it became clear that Android would have a big year, and boy did it ever. But that great start didn’t prevent a…

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Android OS

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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Huawei

tokidoki gives fashionable makeover to MetroPCS Huawei M835. We’re giving away 3 for FREE

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Inspired by Japanese style, tokidoki is known for clothing and accessories with bright style and bold design. That design has trickled into the Android world thanks to the MetroPCS Huawei M835 Sanctioned by t…

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Android Phones and Devices

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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Android Phones

RadioShack says get your free Android phone early so you don’t need Black Friday

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BlackFriday is typically the day people get out of bed in the early morning and head to the mall in search of deals. But RadioShack says consumers should sleep in this Friday and avoid that turkey hangover a few ex…

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HTC

HTC and porn company spar over naming rights, but other Android devices are also potential targets

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The problem with a new phone being announced every day is that companies eventually run out of names, so they sometimes choose a title another company has already claimed. That’s why Verizon has to pay Ge…

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Samsung

Sprint: Samsung Epic 4G joins the Gingerbread ranks today

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Just last week, Gingerbread finally overtook Froyo as the dominant flavor of the Android operating system, and that’s sure to increase now that Sprint is finally updating the Samsung Epic 4G to Gingerb…

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HTC

HTC Rhyme Review: Strong enough for a man, but made for a woman?

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The HTC Rhyme is exactly what it isn’t. Due to his color choices, promotional materials, and clip-onto-your-purse accessories, people naturally assume that this is a smartphone made for women. Howev…

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Firmware updates

Will the LG Optimus 2X, G2X, or Optimus 3D get ICS? LG says the jury’s still out

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You know what’s not a good idea? Sitting on your thumbs and not anticipating a storm of questions that are sure to pour in once people start wondering if your flagship device will get update to the latest ve…

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AT&T

Android sales at AT&T continue to climb, half of all smartphone customers on tiered data plans

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AT&T announced today that sales of Android smartphones in the past three months are more than double what they were during the same period last year. The carrier did not give an exact number for Android sale…

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