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Android Phones

Motorola Announces Moto X Launch in UK, France, and Germany on February 1

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Certain European consumers interested in the Moto X smartphone from Motorola will soon have their chance to purchase the excellent handset.  Expected to launch on February 1st, Motorola will sell its iconic…

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Android apps

Amazon debuts Appstore in European countries

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A couple of months ago, we heard that Amazon was planning on unveiling its Appstore to countries outside of the United States.  Today, the online retail giant made good on its promise as the Appstore is currentl…

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Multimedia

Sky Go brings live TV streaming to select HTC and Samsung Android phones in the UK next month

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The Sky broadcasting company will begin letting its customers watch live programming on their Android phones beginning next month. Previously available only on iOS devices, Sky confirmed today that select…

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Entertainment

Netflix comes to United Kingdom and Ireland, Android app included

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Netflix is hoping to bounce back from a rough 2011 and regain some of the momentum the company had when it expanded into Canada and Latin America. You know, before a series of bad decisions and events caused the co…

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Carriers

BBC: UK 3G coverage maps have plenty of “notspots” instead of hotspots

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All of the major operators in the United Kingdom claim that they offer fast, widely-available, and reliable coverage – some as high as 90 percent coverage. Yet in a survey conducted by the BBC, which mapp…

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Android

Android’s growth in UK comes from smartphone virgins [STATS]

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The Android race to the top has been chronicled many times, as has the Android vs. iOS debates. However, in the United Kingdom at least, Android’s growth has little to do with converting the iOS crowd. It h…

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Motorola Tablets

PCWorld UK may have WiFi-only Xoom release window [Updated]

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We knew a WiFi only Xoom was on its way, and now we have a vague and unofficial release date for it. PCWorld UK has put up a pre-order page for the WiFi only Xoom. The page lists the price at ?499.99 (~$815), and says th…

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Lifestyle

Amazon Android app now available to shoppers in UK

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Amazon debuted for Android in 2009, but it was sadly available only to users in the United States. The British arm of Amazon have announced that its customers can now get a better shopping experience through the…

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Firmware updates

Samsung Galaxy S phones in UK can haz Froyo now

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Here’s an early Christmas present, which technically shouldn’t have taken this long to arrive, for all of you Samsung Galaxy S owners in the United Kingdom. Samsung has finally made good on its pr…

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Android News

Android is for dudes, not dames, says one UK survey

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The popularity of Google Android continues to rise, and much of that climb is based on the platform’s success among men, according to the results of one recent survey. In a survey of more than 78,000 UK res…

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Samsung

Samsung Galaxy Tab gets another rumored UK price

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No one knows how much the Samsung Galaxy Tab will cost in the United Kingdom, but that hasn’t stopped people from claiming that they had idea. We’ve seen reports of it costing as much as £799, yet a qu…

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Tablets

Samsung Galaxy Tab coming to UK November 1

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The Samsung Galaxy Tab will make its British debut next month. Samsung UK has confirmed that its Android tablet will officially go on sale November 1 on all major networks and in all major shops. UK consumers wil…

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eBay Android app coming to Canada, UK, and Australia this week

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The official eBay application for Android is useful, but only if you live in the United States. There are millions of Android users outside of these fair states who want to bid and sell from their phones, and they…

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Android Phones

Samsung UK website shows off Galaxy Apollo, notes it as “coming soon”

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It looks like Samsung is getting ready to launch another Android smartphone in the UK market, the device is the Galaxy Apollo and is simply noted as “coming soon.” Otherwise, it bears striking res…

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Google Maps Navigator now working in the UK. What do you think of it?

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Google Maps Navigator now working in the UK. What do you think of it?

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Google Maps Navigator has finally jumped over the Atlantic and started working for drivers in the United Kingdom. An updated version of Google Maps now supports turn-by-turn directions for drivers trying to…

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