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TWRP Recovery for your phone is now available for Sprint Galaxy Nexus CDMA SPH-L700 devices, giving users an alternative to ClockworkMod Recovery. It functions more or less the same as ClockworkMod... Recovery, giving you the ability to flash custom ROMs and kernels, but the TWRP Recovery is certainly no copycat.

Sprint’s Galaxy Nexus SPH-L700 is still fresh from its release, but many users a...

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Nearly every Android smartphone user has suffered the irritation of knowing that a new version of Android has been released by Google, and they haven’t received it yet. Sometimes they... never do. ¬†Updates can often ¬†take around six months to come, if they do at all. Why does this happen, and why does Google let it happen time and time again?

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Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook‚Äôs founder and one of the youngest billionaires in the world, shocked us all when he announced that Facebook would purchase Instagram for $1 billion. The deal went... through immediately, and, while most industry pundits saw it as the action of an eccentric, wealthy young man, the acquisition might have been part of a well-thought ‚Äústrategy‚ÄĚ after all.

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In recent days, there have been many reports¬†stating that numerous Android handset manufacturers are working on launching smartphones with their own forked versions of Android.¬†Recent comments¬†by... Skyhook CEO, Ted Morgan, and the success of Amazon’s Kindle Fire, seem to have fanned these flames even more. But ignoring Skyhook’s¬†stormy relationship¬†with Google for a second – is this...

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Recovery is an indispensable tool for Android developers and enthusiasts. This tool can do vital stuff such as creating a backup and restoring your previous ROM on your Android phone. Recovery... tools provide an escape route if ever developers face a dead end and serve as a lifesaver for a bricked phone.

If you are planning to flash custom ROMs to your HTC One X, it would be wise to flas...

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Android is a great operating system (I’d say the best overall), and I can see myself using it for at least the next five years. It may even become a desktop solution, if Google takes the... right steps in that direction.¬†But we should always encourage more competition in the market. Competition is a good thing for Google because it will have to innovate faster, and everyone else will have...

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ESET has released a new security product for Android that includes anti-malware protection, SMS/MMS antispam, call blocking, and anti-theft features, to help you locate or block your device if it becomes... lost or gets stolen. Sounds impressive, but there is a small problem Рthe price. The app costs $9.99, which is a lot for a mobile app. However there is a 30 day trial so you can try the app before pa...

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Have you been waiting for a touch-based ClockworkMod Recovery to land on the HTC Rezound? If you are, then we’ve got great news for you.¬† The Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP), has released... a touch-based recovery for the HTC Rezound.

With a custom recovery installed on your Rezound, you’ll be able to flash ROMs and scripts conveniently. There is no need to press those Volume butt...

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We have all marveled at the revolution in mobile communications technology. The 1980’s saw the introduction of the “brick” style wireless mobile phone accessible to a privileged... few. Since then, we have seen a lot of shifting trends in designs and capabilities, but an exponential increase in availability and popularity. We now live in a world boasting over 6 billion mobile phone u...

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Firstly, thanks to the tens of thousands of people who tuned in to the the site and the live blog! It was great to be able to bring you what we were hearing and seeing as it happened. Unfortunately... though, we only had enough bandwidth for web browsing, and didn’t have anywhere near the upload capacity needed for images. We do now though, so let me show you them and give you my thoughts!

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