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“Big announcements” for Google TV coming Monday

The Verge has spotted an update on Google TV’s Facebook page, stating “Get ready for Monday, we have some big announcements!”. So far, I...

Sprint to start an “Upgrade Now” program?

PocketNow reported earlier today that Sprint might be preparing an “Upgrade Now” program. This would allow current users to buy out the rest of...

No throttling down of Full Monty data plan users: T-Mo UK

At a time when truly unlimited data plans seem like a thing of the past, T-Mobile UK’s announcement to offer it as part of...

Galaxy Note arriving at retail locations across Canada

Oh Canada! The Galaxy Note launch is tantalizingly close across the border (technically, across half a dozen or so, for me) and the phablet...

TMo’s Valentine’s sale officially extended for another day

Edgar reported last night that T-Mobile’s Valentine’s sale might be extended for another day. System glitches caused several buyers to not be able to...

HTC Endeavor RUU leaked, breakthrough for custom ICS ROMs?

For years custom ROMs such as CyanogenMod have been saviors for us users. They have helped us receive the latest version of our beloved...

ChaCha provided controversial responses to Iris

Ever since its inception at a hackathon, late last year, Iris has championed itself as the closest thing to Siri for Android. And things...

Apple at it again, file injunction request against Galaxy Nexus

I’m not even going to bother to write about this patent mess. We all know the system is broken, and that any change for...

Dear Users: Happy Valentines! With Love, Samsung

It’s time for love! And I’m so glad that the companies we’re fond of are showing us some, too. Take Samsung, for example. In...

The Xyboards go global

The horribly-named Motorola Xyboard will very soon receive an OTA that will add some very useful features.  Users of both the 8.2 and 10.1...

Apps I uninstalled this week – I

Over the week, I decided to do a little experiment. Just about every blog on the web has an X-of-the-week post, usually to highlight...

Aviary gives you yet another photo-editing option

There are dozens of photo-editing options available in the Android Market (I probably have 7-8 installed in my phone). So when I learnt of...

Find those pesky Ad-pushing apps with Lookout

I never use ad-blocks. Not on my phone, or my computer. I completely understand that a developer has put in a ton of effort...

Could Google’s new Privacy Policy have something to do with Maj...

DISCLAIMER: This bit of news is based from a post on the forums over at The Verge. It is based entirely on rumors. But...

Yahoo adds “App Search” feature

Yahoo may be losing a lot of ground in terms of search engine marketshare, but it isn’t going to go down quietly. They’ve just...