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Firmware updates

Motorola posts Gingerbread update for Atrix 4G

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As promised, Motorola has released the official Gingerbread update for the Atrix 4G. This update is aimed at the phones running on the AT&T network. It is pushing over-the-air to users running stock build…

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Android News

Manual 2.3.4 updates come to Nexus phones, no Talk for N1

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Android 2.3.4 is coming soon OTA for Nexus devices, but as always, the manual updates come early to those who want them. Nexus S users are extra lucky in that the update also brings the new version of Google Talk wh…

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Android News

Google officially announces Google Talk Video for Android

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Google tweeted earlier via the Google Nexus account that they had a surprise for us today, and the announcement just rolled out on the official Google Mobile blog: Google Talk Video. Unfortunately, this is one…

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Productivity

Evernote 3.0 brings the changes that such a round number implies

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A couple days ago, Chris told you about a dead-simple note taking app. But, for those of you who want a more full featured solution, Evernote has been the go-to app for quite a while, and it just got a whole lot bette…

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Android Games

Poker Swap updates to HD graphics

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A while back, I reviewed Poker Swap, and I had a few bones to pick with the game: The graphics “look like it was ported from my 1999 feature phone” The sound setting didn’t stick when relaunchi…

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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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Motorola

Droid X Gingerbread OTA update rolling out, kills root

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This story is one of those strange things that probably sounds worse than it is. The report is that the official OTA Gingerbread update for the Droid X is now rolling out, but it comes with a caveat that it will kill…

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Android Games

Official PlayStation app adds support for most of SCEE, still no SCEA

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Sony has just announced that version 1.05 of the official PlayStation app is now live in the Apps Store and Android Market. The Official PlayStation app allows users to check their PlayStation Network trophie…

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Android News

Google releases manual 2.3.3 updates for Nexus One and Nexus S [Updated]

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Waiting up to a few weeks for the Android 2.3.3 OTA update to roll out may not be your style, so rather than dialing *#*#checkin#*#* in hopes that the update comes to you, Google has not released the zip file update…

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Android News

Good news: Nexus One & S getting 2.3.3 OTA, fixes random reboot. Bad news: “May take a few weeks”

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Unlike the hollow promises of Gingerbread for the Nexus One before, this one actually has some merit to it, namely because some lucky people have actually gotten the OTA pushed out to them already. The trouble i…

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Commmunication

Official Google Reader app gets updated, now comes with widgets

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In early December last year, Google finally released an official app for its excellent RSS news reader located at google.com/reader. The app syncs with the web version, so your reading lists will always be up t…

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Android Apps

Yelp 2.6 brings reservations via Opentable

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It seems like there have been a lot of big name app updates in the last couple days, and Yelp doesn’t want to be left out of the news feed. They pushed out an update today that only brought one change, but it was…

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Android News

Latest Facebook for Android update adds access to deals from nearby businesses

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Facebook for Android has been updated to version 1.5.1, and the latest release from the humongous social network adds support for local deals. The idea is that you via the Facebook app will be able to get free off…

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Samsung Nexus S

Nexus S receives first OTA update — use a trick to update now

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All lucky official Gingerbread users out there will see an update to their shiny new Nexus S’s. Don’t expect too much though as the update is only a small 1.9MB. It looks like the update fixes a few bu…

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Android News

Nexus One to Get Gingerbread “in the coming weeks”

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I have been fairly vocal about my impatience with waiting for the Gingerbread update for my Nexus One. Every few weeks, Google seems to give another announcement that Gingerbread is coming “in a few week…

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