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Well, here’s a bit of trouble. Everyone who really wants to get something done on their Android machine knows that rooting is the way to go. This is mostly... because it opens up the innards of the system to our optimizing touch. No more bloatware or crapware Β on it – just the pure streamlined operation of an operating system that’s like a tuned e...

7 Best Apps of the Week

Get your weekly dose of this week’s best Android apps straight from Android Market. For this week’s free apps, you’ll love the trustworthiness of Friday, the sweetness of TweetComb,... and full-episode cartoon shows from Cartoon Network. For the paid apps, restore order to the world of nano-sized pandas, clap your hands to find your phone, type with your thumbs (both of them!), and b...

Price war will begin sooner than we all think

In a recent interview with Consumer Reports, Amazon’s CEO, Jeff Bezo’s, was asked if Amazon would make a tablet someday. He casually responded with the comment “stay tuned” but... gave no other specific details about a product of this nature. He basically confirmed, however, that something like this was in the works. With Jeff Bezo’s confession, it has become clear that Ama...

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Not many people know–or even mind–the fact that many of the websites they visit actually track their browsing behavior. The primary purpose for such tracking is to deliver behavioral advertising... and/or to deliver customized content. For instance, based on your IP address, a website can determine your geographic location and display, say, the current time, day, and weather in your specific area. Esse...

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Good news for Android users hoping to maximize their time. One of the biggest modern-day time consumers is that of waiting in line at a bank to cash a check. I mean, it’s a piece of paper and... you don’t even get the cash immediately! Well, Paypal’s got the solution for that.

PayPal recently released an update to its Android mobile app that add this pretty nifty f...

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Without a doubt, Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS are the most dominant operating systems in the world of smartphones today. These operating systems are often used as major benchmarks in... ongoing heated debates over which smartphone is better than the other. Without batting an eyelash, almost everybody agrees that both platforms are solid, well-designed, functional, and feature-loaded...

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If you are sick and tired of what your device manufacturer spoonfeeds you through your phone, or you simply want to reach beyond the default and basic functionalities of your Android phone, then perhaps... it’s time for you to take full control over your Android device. The process is called rooting, which is just a geeky term for gaining root or administrative access to your phone.

By rooting...

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Everybody loves music. Who doesn’t? Music is already a part of many people’s everyday lives. But, how many music lovers can play their favorite songs via their smartphones? What about... sharing those fave tunes to those who call you on your smartphone? With Sprint Music Plus, that’s something easy to do.

Sprint Music Plus is the latest music app for directly ac...

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Honeycomb tablets continue to be a hot item in everyone’s to-buy lists. The best way to take advantage of the better tech is to install apps optimized for Android 3.0 and above. We’ve covered... a bunch of these apps before but we feel that the growing ecosystem of Honeycomb apps needs a second look. Here are a few more apps you can install into your device to realize its full potential.

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Motorola announced this week on its Motorola Owners’ Forum an invitation to participate in testing the updated software for Motorola CLIQ 2. Two hundred (200) slots are available for Motorola... customers willing to be guinea pigs before the CLIQ 2’s updated software is released publicly.

The software testing is part of a private trial under the Motorola Feedback Network. User...