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Google

Google: Andy Rubin denies rumor of physical Google retail store anytime in near future

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Recently, there were a couple of reports circulating that Google might get into the physical retail store business by the end of 2013.  Given the recent expansion of Google related products, it makes sense …

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Android

Android welcomed 3.7 million new devices this weekend

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A lot of people were in the Christmas spirit over the holiday weekend. As a matter fact, a lot of people were in the Android Holiday spirit and bought their loved ones a new Android device. Flurry Analytics estima…

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Android News

Android activates 700,000 new devices each day

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“There are now over 700,000 Android devices activated every day.” That was the to-the-point statement posted to Andy Rubin’s Google+ page last night. No chest-beating or additional sta…

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Google

How many Android tablets are in the wild? 6 million, says Andy Rubin

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It’s a question that people have asked since last year: How many Android tablets have been sold? We’ve seen a lot of companies announce shipment estimates, and we’ve even taken our own gues…

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Android OS

500,000 Android devices activated every day. [STATS]

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How many Android phones are sold every day? A lot. Google VP of Engineering Andy Rubin just tweeted more than “500,000 Android devices are activated every day, and it’s growing at 4.4 w/w.”…

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Android Phones and Devices

T-Mobile Sidekick 4G Review: History Revisited with a Makeover

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It’s been a long time since the Sidekick brand has seen the light of day. You probably remember the good old days, when the Sidekick was designed by Danger , manufactured by Sharp, and lived as (arguably) t…

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Android OS

Honeycomb isn’t a phone OS, and maybe it never should be

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A few days ago, once people had a bit of time to dig through the newly released Honeycomb SDK, it was found that there was a rudimentary smartphone emulator built in when you crank the resolution down. The tech wor…

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Android OS

Andy Rubin shows off the newest feature of Ice Cream: the Sandwich

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We’ve all been walking along with Google on their journey to give us type-Android diabetes with Cupcake, Donut, Eclair, Froyo, Gingerbread, and soon Honeycomb. The prevailing idea had been that the ne…

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Featured post

Android Person of the Year nominee: Andy Rubin

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Andy Rubin, Google VP of Engineering, Android Nominated because: He is the founder of Android and responsible for all new Android additions Andy Rubin, as many of you know, is the brainchild of the Android oper…

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Android News

Motorola Honeycomb Tablet Spotted With Verizon Logo

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This news probably doesn’t come as a surprise to anyone, but Andy Rubin’s now famous $10,000 tablet has been spotted in blurry pics with a Verizon logo stamped on the top right of the bezel. Sure, Mo…

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Android

Android: 300,000 daily activations and counting

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“There are 300,000 Android phones activated each day.” That was the brief tweet sent out by Andy Rubin late last night, but the Google VP of Engineering’s words speak volumes. Though it was…

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Android News

Quality photos of Motorola’s upcoming Honeycomb tablet

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Many people were surprised when the Godfather of Android – Andy Rubin, suddenly pulled out a yet-to-be-announced Tegra 2 tablet by Motorola and brought us some Honeycomb goodness at Monday’s Dive Into…

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Android News

Andy Rubin Talks Nexus One, Apple, Windows and Nokia

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Originally we were expecting the announcement of Gingerbread and the Nexus S to come from Android creator and ultimate guru Andy Rubin when he spoke at the opening of D: Dive into Mobile. Google jumped the gun on…

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Android News

Andy Rubin Shows off a $10,000 Motorola Tablet Running Honeycomb

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Andy Rubin wouldn’t let the announcement of the Nexus S and Gingerbread steal his thunder as he opened up the D: Dive into Mobile conference talking with Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg. After showing off…

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Rumors

Rumor: Android 2.3 Gingerbread to be announced on December 6th? All signs point to maybe

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If you are a fellow Android lover you have been waiting patiently for the announcement of the next iteration of Google’s Android OS, Gingerbread. We have seen the Gingerbread man make his way to the Googl…

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