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Cut the Rope and Angry Birds Space get winter upgrades with new levels

Angry Birds Space and Cut the Rope have each added new levels in separate updates for Android and iOS. The respective companies have since released new products — Rovio, Angry Birds Star Wars and ZeptoLab, Pudding Monsters — but they’ve continued to update some of their most popular games with extra content, offering great value

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Hands-on with Polaroid’s wacky Android camera (video)

We had a chance to play with Polaroid’s $399 mirrorless camera this week, powered by Android 4.1, and came away a bit perplexed. While it’s clear the company is intending to make the technology ultra-affordable by essentially creating a hollow body, the idea certainly has legs. See, the camera’s sensor is in the lens; that

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All Android developers can now respond to comments in the Play Store

Big news for small developers: regardless of size, presence or popularity, all devs can now respond to comments in the Play Store. Google previously trialled this service by allowing its biggest developers — the Gamelofts and SwiftKeys — to do so, but it was hard for small-time teams trying to make a name for themselves

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Google launches Chrome beta channel for Android phones and tablets

As promised, Google has launched its beta channel for Chrome on Android, promising speed improvements, better standards support and, inevitably, bugs. The company posted a blog post citing massive increases to Javascript performance, better HTML5 integration and, hopefully, smoother scrolling on tablets like the Nexus 10. Chrome for Android now benefits from all the speed,

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