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Third-party store uploading Android apps to BlackBerry App World without developers permission?

Third-party store uploading Android apps to BlackBerry App World without developers permission?

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The long awaited OS 2.0 update for the BlackBerry Playbook brought with it a whole host of opportunities for new apps. Now that repackaged Android applications are compatible with the PlayBook, and being accepted into BlackBerry App World, some well known names are starting to appear in the listings.  One such name is Dolphin Browser HD. A highly respected Android replacement browser...

Box for Android updated, new UI and collaboration features along with 50GB free for everyone

Box for Android updated, new UI and collaboration features along with 50GB free for everyone

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Box have been on somewhat of a roll of late. They've been offering out free storage to LG and Sony Ericsson owners by the bucket. Today they updated their Android application bringing with it some new collaboration features, and for a limited time only free 50GB worth of storage for everyone who downloads the app and logs in before March 23. I didn't get an additional 50GB, so we'll say...

Temple Run for Android isn't coming out until the developer says so on Facebook [lame]

Temple Run for Android isn't coming out until the developer says so on Facebook [lame]

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The latest app that the Android community seems to be crying out for is Temple Run. The iOS phenomenon, developed by Imangi Studios, is causing a bit of a fever, not helped any by the usual rumor mill of release dates surrounding something so highly sought after. Various different dates have appeared across the internet, but the developers have taken to Twitter to make an official...

Phones4U offering a free Sony Smartwatch to the first 250 pre-orders of the Sony Xperia S

Phones4U offering a free Sony Smartwatch to the first 250 pre-orders of the Sony Xperia S

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An interesting email just dropped into my inbox from British independent phone retailer Phones4U. On top of claiming the exclusive rights to sell the white Sony Xperia S -- on contract at least -- they have now decided to up the ante a little to pre-order customers. The first 250 people to pre-order themselves a shiny new Xperia S will receive a free, Android powered, Sony Smartwatch,...

Expansys UK offering discounted Galaxy Nexus for £399.99, extremely limited offer

Expansys UK offering discounted Galaxy Nexus for £399.99, extremely limited offer

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Expansys UK often run special deals on items from their catalogues on a Monday. But what they're offering today is a Samsung Galaxy Nexus. Brand new, off contract, for today only you can pick up your very own 16GB GSM Galaxy Nexus for just £399.99. With other retailers still looking for between £450-£500 this is a really good offer.  Expansys have made a point of publicising how limited...