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Many Android smartphones are notorious for having poor battery life.  Most handset these days are provided with rechargeable batteries that could last a day or two, depending on the materials... used or how the device is being used. The sole culprit behind the mammoth battery consumption lies in the Android operating system itself, as it was designed to continuously synchronize data and informa...

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Since the first talk at CES, Android Authority has been following the Droid Razr Maxx for some time now. Released on January 26, the Maxx sports an impressive 3300 mAh battery. That’s enough for... around 21.5 hours of talk time!

Now that is quite special, however there isn’t much difference between the Maxx and its past brother, the original Razr. With models of the original Razr now...

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The time for partial screenshots of webpages viewed on your Android phone (and the tiresome stitching of those partial screenshots) is finally over.  Thanks to the screen-grabbing powers of... the SnowDeer Web Scrapper app for Android, you can now grab entire screens of webpages.

There already is a slew of screen-capturing tools available on the Android Market, but SnowDeer Web Scrap...

An Android smartphone is a powerful computing device. However, there are some things that a smartphone can’t do or can’t handle. That’s why we have desktops, after all. However, we... just can’t lug a desktop around. It’s also a bit of a hassle when a home computer is processing something and the user has to do a regular check-up on it – which maybe impossible if...

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For hardcore soccer fans, being right where all the action is and showing support for your favorite team is akin to a sacred calling. The ability to connect with friends during a live game (whether... on the field or on TV) and to get real-time alerts to game scores, player milestones, and event highlights adds to the overall experience. Developed by Vubooo Ltd., the Football Fans app lets you do just tha...

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I hope you guys are ready for a quick comparison of a couple of the most highly desired Android phones currently on the market. Let’s start off by introducing both the phones.

INTRODUCTIONS

Droid... Razr Maxx

In Corner 1 we have “the rookie” the freshly released Droid Razr Maxx who was released on the market on January 26 2012 by Verizon. The Razr Maxx was born from the brains of a Motorola engi...

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Want a one-stop app that will bring you all the latest news in the sports world at your fingertips while connecting with other sports lovers? The Android client for the popular SB Nation site... is now available for free download from the Android Market.

With the official SB Nation app, you can be at the forefront of sports news and updates about your favorite teams and players, be it o...

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These days, people use their mobile phones not just for calling or texting their contacts.  The use of mobile phones has expanded beyond just mere calling and texting and has included other... more complex functions such as full Web browsing, productivity, and high-definition entertainment.  The mobile phone these days has become a pocketable assistant of some sort.  But, wouldn’t i...

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Today I unbox and take my first look in the Galaxy Tab 8.9 by Samsung. This tablet packs a nice punch with it’s specs sporting a 1GHz dual-core Tegra 2 NVIDIA processor, 1GB of RAM, and... a beautiful 8.9 inch display, which measures at 1280×800 pixels to provide a very rich and crisp screen.

The tablet also has Touch Wiz UX, a 3.0 megapixel rear camera, 2.0 megapixel front f...

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There may be tons of apps on the Android Market that allow streaming videos from your computer to your Android phone, but most of them come with a price. If you’re the type of person who... likes to be able to stream videos to your Android phone without spending a cent, we’ve put together a list of five of the best free apps for you.

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UPnPlay allows streaming fr...