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Android News

ASUS Nexus 7 tablet photo samples pop-up on Picasa ahead of Google I/O

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It’s becoming increasingly clear that we’re going to hear, see, and maybe even touch a Nexus 7 tablet when Google I/O 2012 kicks off next week. Supposedly, we don’t even have to wait until th…

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Accessories

Nyko goes Android with Tegra-targeted gaming controllers launching in fall

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Nyko, known for developing third party controllers for console gamers, is packing up and going mobile. The peripheral manufacturer has announced that it will release a new controller that works with tablets…

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AT&T

NVIDIA Icera gets clearance for AT&T network, increases chance of future Tegra LTE phones

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NVIDIA announced today that its Icera 410 LTE modem has been validated for operation on the AT&T 4G LTE network. That’s an important distinction because it greatly increases the chance that weR…

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Android Phones

NVIDIA-powered ZTE Mimosa X is first of its kind phone w/ dual-core, ICS, & Icera modem

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2011 was very kind to the folks at NVIDIA, who introduced the Tegra 2 processor to many Android phones and tablets. The company hopes to have an even bigger 2012 with the quad-core Tegra 3, but that hasn’t s…

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Android Devices

Asus prices the Eee Pad MeMO aggressively at $249, boasts NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor

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During NVIDIA’s press conference during CES earlier today, quite a few announcements were made, but one certainly made an impression among the attendees.  Asus, in strong collaboration with NVIDIA,…

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Entertainment

Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II coming to Android in 2012, optimized for Tegra devices

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SEGA has just announced that it’s iconic character Sonic the Hedgehog is returning to Android in an all new game. And it’s coming back in a major way. Sonic CD debuted on Android long ago, offering a…

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Android

NVIDIA Tegra 3 detailed as quad-core chip with better graphics, battery life, and performance

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Say hello to NVIDIA Tegra 3, the quad-core processor previously codenamed Kal-El. Following up the Tegra 2 processor that powered practically every Android Honeycomb tablet announced in 2011, Tegra 3 is a ma…

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Android App Reviews

Shadowgun brings Gears of War style gaming and supreme shooting to Android. [Game Reviews]

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Since NVIDIA burst onto the mobile scene early this year with its Tegra II dual-core processor, we’ve seen Android take a big leap in terms of graphics and overall gameplay. Few games illustrate those ad…

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Android Games

NVIDIA brings TegraZone to the web, gives away 5 Acer Iconia Tabs to celebrate

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The NVIDIA TegraZone Android app is a sweet little showcase for games optimized for the Tegra 2 dual-core processor. It features mini-reviews and descriptions of games, video demos, comments from other game…

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Android News

Qualcomm renames Snapdragon, gears up for quad-core showdown with NVIDIA

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Most Android phones today have a Snapdragon processor. Exactly which Snapdragon processor is in those phones is a completely different story, which is why Qualcomm is finally simplifying the naming structu…

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Rumors

Amazon becomes second largest buyer of tablet parts?

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Well, what do we have here? More reports of a Amazon tablet. According to Taiwanese trade publication, DigiTimes, Amazon has become the second largest buyer of tablet parts as component suppliers are lini…

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Android News

Newegg selling Toshiba Thrive 16GB and 8GB right now

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For the past week or so, everyone has been under the impression that Toshiba Thrive tablets were only available for pre-order through retailers. But it turns out that technology e-commerce company Newegg is s…

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Android News

NVIDIA demo’s “Project Kal-El” quad-core processor. Meet Android’s next must-have spec

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NVIDIA is incredibly aggressive on its plans to support Android devices with quad-core processors. Already the first to release a dual-core processor, NVIDIA aims to have a quad-core Android tablet by the en…

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Android Games

TegraZone highlights the best games optimized for Xoom and NVIDIA Tegra 2

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NVIDIA is the lead name for the next generation of Android processors, and the chipmaker has released a new app to show why. With its new Tegra Zone app, NVIDIA highlights all of the best Android games available f…

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Android

Android Fragmentation is so last year. Processor fragmentation is the real issue [OPINION]

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Everyone discussing Android OS fragmentation should take a seat. You’ve have had more than a year to discuss the differences among Donuts and Froyo ad nauseam. The new source of headache for developers…

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