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12.12.13
Latest SwiftKey beta brings more than 500 emojis to Android, makes your texts even more precious
12.12.13

Latest SwiftKey beta brings more than 500 emojis to Android, makes your texts even more precious

If you've been aching for more emoji on your Android device, the SwiftKey team has something right...

By T. Seppala,   12.12.13
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11.21.13
Android engineer explains why you shouldn't force over-the-air Nexus KitKat updates
11.21.13

Android engineer explains why you shouldn't force over-the-air Nexus KitKat updates

Got a Nexus phone but can't wait for the over-the-air update process to deliver the latest and gre...

By D. Cooper,   11.21.13
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11.02.12
Google explains how its Android 4.2 malware scanner guards the side door
11.02.12

Google explains how its Android 4.2 malware scanner guards the side door

Sideloading apps on Android implies a whole set of security holes, but the new malware scanner inc...

By D. Dhingra,   11.02.12
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07.16.12
Nexus Q hacked to run CM9 and XBMC, inches closer to usefulness
07.16.12

Nexus Q hacked to run CM9 and XBMC, inches closer to usefulness

The Nexus Q hacks are coming fast and furious now, and inching closer to true usefulness with each...

By T. O'Brien,   07.16.12
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05.09.12
Flipboard for Android 'liberated' from Galaxy S III demo unit, available for all
05.09.12

Flipboard for Android 'liberated' from Galaxy S III demo unit, available for all

For many, one of the biggest causes of jealousy after the Samsung Galaxy S III launch event wasn't...

By J. Trew,   05.09.12
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02.27.12
Download APKs from the Android Market with a Chrome extension
02.27.12

Download APKs from the Android Market with a Chrome extension

APK Downloader is a Chrome extension that does exactly what its name advertises -- download APKs fr...

By T. O'Brien,   02.27.12
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12.20.11
Nook Tablet update closes sideloading loophole, lacks holiday spirit
12.20.11

Nook Tablet update closes sideloading loophole, lacks holiday spirit

Remember all that extra functionality your Nook Tablet used to have? Well, that's what memories a...

By C. Barylick,   12.20.11
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11.17.11
Nook Tablet forgets to use protection, lets outside apps in
11.17.11

Nook Tablet forgets to use protection, lets outside apps in

In the annals of history, the scrappy fight betwixt the megaliths of e-reading and their respecti...

By J. Volpe,   11.17.11
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11.09.11
Nokia Maps hacked, delivered to all Windows Phones thanks to XDA devs
11.09.11

Nokia Maps hacked, delivered to all Windows Phones thanks to XDA devs

First Drive, now Maps -- Nokia's exclusive Windows Phone 7 apps simply refuse to stay, well, excl...

By T. O'Brien,   11.09.11
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