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With the current economy, taxes may seem like a pain in the ass. However, no matter how we may dislike them, we still have to do them. And as the old saying goes, anything worth doing is worth doing... right. And that’s what Intuit, a small software company that specializes in financial and tax preparation software, is helping you do with its latest release. The QuickBooks Mobile app for Andro...

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Box is kicking off its first developer challenge! They’re looking to inspire the next generation of brilliant business apps for Android, iOS, and webOS, and developers around the world are likely... to be very tempted as they are offering a very healthy amount of cash for the winners, the chance to meet with venture capitalists, and much more.

Box is giving away $35,000 in cash to the top two...

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Whoever says that Android tablets are only for emails, instant messaging, watching movies, listening to music, browsing the Web, light-weight word processing, spreadsheet creation, or photo/video capture/editing... has not discovered SketchBook Pro yet. Software developer Autodesk has just released SketchBook Pro for tablets running Android 3.x Honeycomb.

SketchBook Pro is a multiplatform digital drawing and illustrat...

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Some of the new features on the Android Market arrive with loud fanfare, but others just quietly creep in. The latest new feature introduced into the Android Market belongs to the latter category.... The Android Market now shows a line graph showing the install history within the past 30 days of any app on the Android Market.

The line graph is shown on the right side bar, just right below...

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Malware and viruses run rampant in the modern digital age, so you’ll probably need a bit of protection. That’s why you use an antivirus. One of the latest antivirus software to hit the stands... is Vipre Antivirus. First hitting the Windows platform, the guys behind it are bringing it to Android. Android may be a young OS, but it’s already plagued with malware – which is why it’s...

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Starting today and on to the next three weeks or so, Sprint will be pushing out to Nexus S 4G users a software update intended to improve 4G data speeds and update the network signal strength indicators... on the device.

The update also includes improvements to Wi-Fi connectivity, audio quality of speakerphone sound, and teletype (TTY) support for those who are deaf and hard of hearing. The update al...

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Just last month, a software developer was able to find a way around the locked bootloader of the Motorola DROID X. The workaround involved a method called 2nd-init, which, while not actually unlocking... the handset’s bootloader (or allow custom kernels), will open up the handset to custom ROMs, such as the well-loved and popular CyanogenMod 7.x.

The same method has been used to bring custom...

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The Samsung DROID Charge came out a few months ago with Android 2.2 Froyo on board. Yet, the developer community didn’t take to long to bring up the DROID Charge’s operating system to Android... 2.3 Gingerbread. Earlier this month, build EP1F of Android 2.3.4 Gingerbread sprung up on the Web, and late last week, a more recent leak of the Gingerbread ROM came out. The latest leak is for build EP1H...

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Everyone is up in arms about Captain America! Mostly because of the recent movie that came out. Well, let it not be said that Marvel Entertainment was lax in their PR responsibilities. They’ve... just unleashed their first Android game which happens to be a 3D action game called Captain America: Sentinel of Liberty.

It works well with Android and comes with Xperia Play control support &...

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Well, this is a bit of a surprise. The Windows Team have recently blogged that they’ve given developers access to tools so they can integrate Windows Live on several mobile platforms – one... of them being Android.

For those not familiar with it, Windows Live is Microsoft’s own internet suite of tools. If you’ve got an old Hotmail account somewhere, then you’ll proba...