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iSkin Vibes and Aura case review for Galaxy S III – halfway to an ideal case [Accessories]

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The Samsung Galaxy S III is large, slim, and light, meaning there’s a chance that you might mishandle the grand device and drop it on the ground. If you don’t want to end up with a dented, broken, or sc…

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Cases

Seidio Surface case review for Galaxy S III – sleek and safe [Case Review]

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There are a few rules to making a good phone case, but the one that matters most is don’t constantly remind me that I’m using a phone case. Don’t be a cheap piece of rubber, but also don’t…

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Cases

Samsung Galaxy S III Flip cover case review

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The Samsung Galaxy S III has a screen the just screams “Show Me Off,” but you also may feel the urge to cover it up to limit risk of damage. Lucky for the overprotective sect of Android users, Samsung h…

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Android News

Color launches promotion to send free macro lens to repeat video broadcasters [U.S. only]

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Color started out as a photo-sharing app, but it has since transitioned into a live video-sharing app that has been picking up steam thanks to a partnership with Verizon. Now the company is seeking to reward tho…

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Accessories

Jawbone’s Big JAMBOX offers wireless portable speaker with big sound for $299

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We’re big fans of the Sonos sound system around these parts, but we’re even bigger fans of competition. Sonos finally has some in the form of Big JAMBOX, a new portable speaker that supersizes the o…

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Android Accessories

Motorola Smart Controller is a clever remote for Android devices [Video Review]

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The remote is one of the greatest things to happen to home entertainment, but it hasn’t done much for mobile entertainment. That can be a bit of a problem considering how much the two are merging thanks to H…

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Accessories

Sony Smartwatch goes on sale for $149 in U.S., brings apps and Android phone controls with it

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The Sony Smartwatch was one of my favorite sites at CES 2012. Using Bluetooth connectivity, the watch links with an Android phone and enables both special features within the watch and some controls of the conn…

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Android Accessories

Diztronic Galaxy Nexus case: light, cheap, and fits the extended battery

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I prefer my phones as naked as the day they were born. I hate the bulk that most cases add, and I don’t like covering up the final design product either. But after dropping my HTC EVO 4G more times than I care to count,…

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Android Accessories

Jawbone Companion makes your Jawbone Bluetooth headset smarter [Review]

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Among the 450,000-plus apps for Android phones, a growing number of them are in support for other devices. These apps make our smartphones a bit wiser and our accessories much smarter. The Jawbone Companion fo…

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Cases

Google Offers deal: get a $25 Case-Mate.com voucher for only $12

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Anyone in the market for a new phone case? You might want to sign-up for Google Offers if the answer is yes. Today’s offer is essentially a 52 percent discount towards any purchase made at Case-Mate.com, o…

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Accessories

Logitech Mini Boombox adds boom to your music through Bluetooth

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Are you someone who listens to music on a mobile device but think that the latest Kings of Leon album isn’t done justice through your paltry phone speakers? Well, maybe you should add a little more oomph wi…

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Accessories

Honeycomb Speaker makes your desk sweeter [Accessory Review]

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Whenever new devices arrive at Androinica HQ, the first things we do is crank the volume up to the max and hope we can reach Level 11. Sadly, most devices never make it to the highest setting, forcing us to stay clos…

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Accessories

iLeaf earbuds & mic combo deliver sweet sound and clear calls [Accessory Review]

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The Android tablet explosion has been great for experiencing media and gaming in new ways, but people may still want to make GTalk calls on a Xoom as much as they want to listen to The Strokes. The Ounuo iLeaf Earbu…

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Accessories

Podsta: the smartphone holder for when a kickstand isn’t enough [Accessory reviews]

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Not every phone has the benefit of a kickstand to prop it up and keep a phone viewable from the right angle, but everyone can keep their phone vertical with Podsta. Podsta is a phone accessory that grips to a phone a…

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Cases

CTIA Round-up: Cases, Chargers, and Accessories

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CTIA 2011 has come and gone. And while we saw plenty of great Android phones and tablets, there was also a healthy serving of accessories. That caught me off guard because since my first trade show in 2009, practi…

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