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  • March 15, 2013
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For a long time now Google has tried to balance their interest in making money vs what users want. Sadly, in the past couple days that balance has tipped firmly in favor of Google’s pocketbook. Reports are coming in from all over that Google is now removing all existing ad-blocking utility apps from their app…

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  • January 5, 2013
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Google released new data this morning on which versions of Android are the most popular, and in spite of the many Android tablet and smartphones given as Christmas gifts older (and still quite functional) versions of Android continue to dominate. The 2 and a half year old Android 2.2 Froyo is still hanging on with…

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  • January 5, 2013
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Google released new data this morning on which versions of Android are the most popular, and in spite of the many Android tablet and smartphones given as Christmas gifts older (and still quite functional) versions of Android continue to dominate. The 2 and a half year old Android 2.2 Froyo is still hanging on with…

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  • January 5, 2013
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Google released new data this morning on which versions of Android are the most popular, and in spite of the many Android tablet and smartphones given as Christmas gifts older (and still quite functional) versions of Android continue to dominate. The 2 and a half year old Android 2.2 Froyo is still hanging on with…

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  • January 5, 2013
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Google released new data this morning on which versions of Android are the most popular, and in spite of the many Android tablet and smartphones given as Christmas gifts older (and still quite functional) versions of Android continue to dominate. The 2 and a half year old Android 2.2 Froyo is still hanging on with…

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  • November 27, 2012
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Ads on Android usually aren’t nearly as annoying as on desktop web browsers, but they often seem worse because with Firefox, Opera, and other browsers you can usually find plug-ins to block the ads. Today that changes. Adblock Plus is one of the better filtering plug-ins for Firefox and Opera, so when I read today…

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  • November 2, 2012
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Android Authority just got their hands on a new iPad Mini, and rather than post a review they decided to test to see if it was solidly constructed. And just to make things more interesting, they tested the iPad Mini alongside a Nexus 7. The test showed pretty much what you would expect. Tablets are…

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  • October 24, 2012
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Atari has some great news today for anyone who fondly remembers this simulation game. According to Slide to Play, Atari plans to release new versions of Roller Coaster Tycoon next year. This game was originally released in 1999.The goal is to run a number of theme parks. While rollercoasters are the headline attraction, the over…

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  • October 24, 2012
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A couple months back I showed you a satirical take on Apple fanboys. That video gently heckled them for a slavish devotion to Apple. Now it’s time for Android users to take their turn. The above video does a near perfect job of portraying the Android fanboys I know. They really do sound like the…

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  • October 19, 2012
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The ever popular note taking service Evernote pushed out an update this week which adds a number of features to their Android app. In addition to the usual bug fixes and tweaks, the app now offers a new widget which you install on the home screen of your Android tablet or smartphone. As you can…