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Google

Running in Circles: Will people use Google+ correctly? Um, yeah [OPINION]

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When I first heard that Google was launching a fresh and new social networking experience, I kind of shrugged in the beginning, remembering the false promises of the past (Google Wave and Buzz). Google fans, yo…

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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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Lifestyle

Shaq-friendly video network Tout coming to Android in July

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Shaquille O’Neal announced his retirement yesterday. The NBA Legend, Massive Mass of Man, and guaranteed first-ballot hall of famer didn’t break the news on ESPN like so many players before him…

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Lifestyle

Seesmic Honeycomb Android app: early preview and impressions [Video]

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Seesmic already delivers a popular Android app for managing social network accounts, but its not optimized for Honeycomb tablets. Yet. I stumbled across someone involved with Seesmic who gave me a tip that th…

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Commmunication

Seesmic adds direct shortcuts to Android home screen, improves tablet UI and translations

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Popular social networking tool Seesmic has updated its Android app today. In the latest version is the ability to skip straight to certain functions of Seesmic for Android, directly from your homescreen. See…

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Android Apps

Layar 5.0 adds sharing to Augmented Reality

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The Layar Augmented Reality browser has been around for as long as the smartphone, and it’s still committed to getting better. Layar has announced version 5.0 of their popular app, which adds some cool n…

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Android News

Twitter suspends Twidroyd for violating its policies

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One of the first Twitter apps for Android, and a client that consistently has been among the most popular of them, Twidroyd, has just been downright suspended by Twitter itself. So if your Twidroyd app hasnR…

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Commmunication

Video preview of Twitter for Android 2.0

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A video showing what is said to be version 2.0 of the official Twitter app for Android has been posted on the interwebs. The app is currently just at version 1.05, and this upcoming work in progress from the guys at…

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Android Apps

Android Apps Alert #45: Simple solutions, riveting results edition

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Android Apps Alert has finally arrived for the new year! After a hectic post-holiday, post-CES cool down period, we’re finally able to get back into the business of checking out what’s new and upd…

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Android Apps

Farewell Touiteur, Hello Plume

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Touiteur was recently asked to change it’s name because Twitter felt that some people might he uninformed enough to confuse an Android app with the official microblogging service. Rather than waste ti…

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Android News

Touiteur Being Forced to Change Names. What’s your suggestion?

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The popular (and my favorite) Android Twitter app Touiteur is being forced to change its name, because it could potentially be seen as a misspelling of the name Twitter. That seems a bit anti-French to me, but I g…

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Commmunication

Twidroyd announces a preview version of new customization tool, Twidroyd Factory

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There are a ton of good and not so good Twitter apps available on the Android market. When Twitter decided earlier this year to launch an “official” Twitter app for Android and other mobile platfor…

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Android Apps

Touiteur 2.0 adds new widgets, columns, and kitchen sink of Twitter app features

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Touiteur has been updated to become an even better Twitter application. I tweeted last month that the Toutieur 2.0 beta was amazing, and now these new features are available to help convince you. The most notic…

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Lifestyle

My Taptu joins list of social “stream” readers

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My Taptu arrived today as yet another social news reader that visualizes “streams” that interest you. That can include status updates on Facebook or Twitter, or the many RSS feeds available on th…

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Lifestyle

Twitter for Android adds RT with comment! Now better, faster, stronger

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Another major Android app got an update today, so pay attention if you’re a fan of Twitter for Android. The official Twitter Android app received some sprucing up to be faster for reading timelines. Acco…

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