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LG Lucid – Verizon’s newest mid-range phone is its best [Hardware Review]

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Mid-range phones are the butt of many jokes around the Android circles, but there is large market for them and, let’s face it, a lot of people don’t need or use a top of the line phone. The good thing fo…

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Google launches Android Design guidelines so developers make better looking Ice Cream Sandwich apps

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Google is taking more steps to make Android have a more consistent look and feel. Following recent announcements that all manufacturers Google-certified devices must have the Holo theme present in their dev…

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Rumor: First Android Gingerbread details and UI changes emerge

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Today, the Android site Phandroid got their hands on some information and one heck of a blurry shot of what appears to be the newest iteration of Android; Gingerbread. The site claims that they have an idea of wha…

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Independent HTC design concept showcases a smartphone I’d actually buy

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We occasionally receive “tips” about new phones that turn out to be nothing more than Photoshop renders created by fans. This is one occasion that I wish those renders were real because I’d…

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Android’s interface can be jazzy in 3D, stored on the web, or a whole new shell

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Android’s interface can be jazzy in 3D, stored on the web, or a whole new shell

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Three companies recently unveiled their vision of how an Android interface should or could look. While TAT Home was more on the conceptual show-off side, SPB Mobile promised a product that it plans to deliver t…

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Yuhua unveils the Android-based Xphone-SDK design reference

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Yuhua unveils the Android-based Xphone-SDK design reference

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Chinese ODM Yuhua have recently unveiled their latest hardware design reference and it appears to be another Android based handset. The phone is called the Xphone-SDK and sounds like it will be a nicely spec&#…

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