Android Overload: SE Xperia Arc and Acro Now Playstation Certified, Amazon Orders 5 Million Kindle Fires and More


Greetings, Phandroids! The Android news keeps on comin’ and sometimes it’s impossible for us to get to it all. That’s why we have the Android Overload. This is the place we stash all the gems throughout the day that didn’t make it onto our front page in an effort to give you, our readers, more Android niblits to snack on. So have a look around. I’m sure you’ll find something here of interest.

  • T-Mobile Samsung Galaxy Tab Plus swings by the FCC. Still due Nov. 16th. [WirelessGoodness]
  • AT&T and US Justice Department butt heads over witnesses disclosure. [Reuters]
  • Amazon snatches up Yap, a Siri speech recognition competitor. [VentureBeat]
  • Names for the LG Optimus Black on Alltel, US Cellular and Virgin Mobile revealed. [Pocketnow]
  • Amazon orders 5 million Kindle Fires. Planning for a busy holiday season. [TechCrunch]
  • Sony Xperia Acro and Arc finally gain Playstation Certification in Japan. [Engadget]
Chris Chavez
I've been obsessed with consumer technology for about as long as I can remember, be it video games, photography, or mobile devices. If you can plug it in, I have to own it. Preparing for the day when Android finally becomes self-aware and I get to welcome our new robot overlords.

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  1. @Chris:disqus  can you please check these links on different browsers before you publish these articles, I really want to read these but the hardly ever work. I know they work for you but I just tried them on Google Chrome and IE9 and they didn’t work.

    When will this madness end, man?

    1. 2nd, 3rd, 4th link confirmed to not work on Firefox 8

  2. I wonder if Arc will get Playstation Suit in other areas, not just japan… it will be very nice

  3. I see Picard is using the unlimited ‘Data’ plan.

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