Android Central 88: Samsung Galaxy Note, Motorola Droid 4, app permissions a go-go

Thing 1- Samsung Galaxy Note cometh!

Thing 2 - Motorola Droid 4, and Ice Cream Sandwich updates

Thing 3 - More Mobile World Congress pre-release madness

  • HTC Endeavor RUU has treasure trove of Sense 4.0 screen shots
  • HTC Endeavor reportedly launching as HTC One X; HTC Ville to become HTC One S
  • HTC music streaming service rumored
  • Scalado Remove will take care of unwanted people in your photographs
  • Leaked render claims to show first Intel-powered Motorola phone
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 unveiled, runs ICS on a 7-inch display

Thing 4 - Other odds and ends

  • Google's acquisition of Motorola Mobility approved by U.S. Department of Justice
  • European Commission clears Google's acquisition of Motorola Mobility
  • Android app permissions - How Google gets it right ...
  • Swype updated for Ice Cream Sandwich
  • HP CEO Meg Whitman: Google's Motorola buyout could lead to a closed-source Android
  • Sony Ericsson now owned solely by Sony; rebranding to occur within the month
  • Android 5.0 Jellybean in 2012? Better optimized for tablets? You don't say ...
  • NVIDIA CEO: Tegra 3 phones shipping 'this quarter'
  • Pinterest for Android? Not yet, but there are ways to get your fix
Phil Nickinson