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Sphero is a remote-controlled ball that wants to play with your Android device

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Sphero – the rolling, racing, turning, twirling robotic ball that is powered by Android and features games – is available for pre-order. First seen at tech shows throughout the year, Sphero rece…

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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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Gameloft puts 3 HD Android games on sale for 99 cents: BackStab, Order & Chaos, Uno

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Gameloft’s premium HD games typically sell for $4.99 to $6.99, but Gameloft’s “Trick or Treat Sales” promotion puts Backstab HD, Order & Chaos Online, and Uno – typical…

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Android Apps Alert #76: Tablet apps, trips, and zombies for everybody! Edition

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Friday is Apps Day at Androinica.com. At the end of each week, we take a look at the press releases, review requests, tips, and many visits spent to the Android Market while watching trashy TV reality shows, all i…

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Rock Paper Scissors Combat brings strategic fun to a classic game [Video Game Reviews]

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Rock, paper, scissors, shoot! It’s one of the most simplest games you can play to cure boredom or settle disputes, and it’s also the basis for an inventive new Android game. Rock Paper Scissors Com…

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Zynga’s Hanging With Friends offers multiplayer Hangman gaming [Game Reviews]

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Hangman was a rite of passage in many elementary schools. It was a way to increase a child’s vocabulary while building puzzle-solving skills, two assets that you may have since neglected. Put them both t…

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Capcom Street Fighter Android game coming soon to LG Android phone

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Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li, and those other classic Capcom characters will bring their decades of fighting experience to Android later this. LG announced today that it has obtained an three-month-long exclusive for…

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Android Apps Alert #73: 10 Interesting Recent Android Apps

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Let’s just get down to it: there are a lot of Android apps and not enough time in the day to grab them all. That doesn’t mean  there’s no fun in trying. Each week, Androinica.com recaps the late…

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8pen Wordcup is a clever game that tricks you into relearning to type [Game Reviews]

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8pen never caught on as an alternative Android keyboard. The gesture-based keyboard market was rich with alternatives like Swype and SlideIt, all of which were much easier to use than the gestures required fo…

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Catch The Coins: When good ideas go bad [Game Review]

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If you are a regular reader of Androinica, then you should know that I am a lover of physics games. I have accomplished 3 stars on every Angry Birds level, beaten all the puzzles in Cut the Rope, and even played the h…

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Cowboys & Aliens war spills into Android Market in new game

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Aliens are invading and you’ve got to protect the Earth. It’s one of the oldest and most common stories in sci-fi, but Cowboys & Aliens is unique because that storyline plays out in the old west…

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Minecraft for Android now available for Xperia Play, other Androids to follow

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Minecraft is addictive; or so I’ve been told by the many people who play the game. I can’t afford to add another game to drain my limited hours in the day, so I haven’t tested the waters yet. Tho…

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Android Apps Alert #70: Sky Sports, Sky Diving, and Skyscrapers

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The Android Apps Alert has reached its 70th edition. That’s 70 weeks of game testing, app reviewing, and countless scrolling in our attempt to recap the new apps released into the Android Market each wee…

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They Need To Be Fed: A gravity based physics platformer [Game Review]

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As I have said before, I have managed to become addicted to physics games on my phone. As time goes one, I notice myself spending more time trying to find the best of the best in the genre. I have played many differen…

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Android Apps Alert #69: Well, Would You Look At That?

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The Android Market has more than 250,000 apps to put on your Nexus S or Motorola Xoom. Of course, you can’t fit – and probably don’t want to – all of those apps onto your phone, so Androin…

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