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Angry Birds Rio updated, brings another 12 bonus levels of bird catapulting fun

Angry Birds Rio updated, brings another 12 bonus levels of bird catapulting fun

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It isn't all about Angry Birds Space right now it seems. Rovio have pushed out an update to Angry Birds Rio bringing with it 12 new bonus levels.  The new levels are unlocked via in game achievements. To unlock the bonus levels for an episode, you need to finish all the levels and or collect all the fruit.  Further still, a statement in the Google Play Store listing from Rovio says that...

Instagram for Android shown off at SXSW, 'better than iPhone app' say developers

Instagram for Android shown off at SXSW, 'better than iPhone app' say developers

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Good news coming out of SXSW today for all those eagerly awaiting Instagram's arrival on Android. The application has been shown off at the event, and so say the developers that "in some ways it's better than our iPhone app."  Instagram's Kevin Systrom took to the stage clutching a Galaxy Nexus running a prototype of the app which is currently being tested in private beta. But what...

YouTube app update brings HD quality to capable Froyo and Gingerbread devices

YouTube app update brings HD quality to capable Froyo and Gingerbread devices

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It seems that Google have gone and snuck another little YouTube update into the Android Market. This one is directed towards anyone on Android 2.2 and 2.3, and brings HD video streaming to anyone on those platforms with a capable device. That isn't going to be a good portion of you, but if you're one of the lucky ones then with this update you should see some better looking videos.  It...

Twitter to start pushing "promoted tweets" into main timeline on official Android app

Twitter to start pushing "promoted tweets" into main timeline on official Android app

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Twitter will be pushing mobile advertisments through their official Android and iOS applications, much like LinkedIn began doing just a month ago. You won't start seeing pop-up ads like we do in something like Angry Birds for example, but rather "promoted tweets" will begin to appear in your main timeline.  At present, the promoted tweets and trends are only seen when you access the...