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Legacy Lumias to get some Nokia-only features in Windows Phone 7.8 upgrade

We know that the Windows Phone 7.8 update is coming to legacy devices in early 2013, but Nokia has divulged some information explaining that its Lumia collection, including the 610, 710, 800 and 900, will receive some unique features. Along with a new homescreen experience such as resizeable tiles and the ability to allow Bing

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Dell is finished with Android smartphones and tablets

Dell has announced, unceremoniously, that it will exit the world of Android smartphones and tablets. Truth be told, the company hasn’t released a new Android product since the failed (and awful) Streak 7 all the way back in early 2011, but Dell’s┬ávice chairman Jeff Clarke told attendees at an Austin-based conference that they will not

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Bump for Android updated to support file transfers

Bump has always been a strange yet indispensable app for many users. It doesn’t rely on NFC or any direct-connect voodoo, but rather allows users to transfer files over the ‘net by knocking two devices together. The Android app has received a nice update this week, bringing file transfers to the table. Called Bump Files,

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Facebook for Android goes native, gets speed bump and some new features

Facebook for Android has been updated to version 2.0, bringing huge speed improvements and feature parity with its iPhone counterpart. The company has long promised a “native” app, one built using Android’s native codebase as opposed to relying on a HTML5 “webview”, but it wasn’t known how long it would take to get here. Facebook

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