Trio of vids show off 1080p Motorola Droid 3

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Motorola's next step in the evolution of their Droid smartphone line has popped up online courtesy of three "tutorial" videos on gadget blog PhonePads. Dubbed the Motorola Droid 3, headline features include 1080p video recording, an 8MP camera and HDMI-output….

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REVIEW: Motorola XOOM Honeycomb tablet

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The Motorola XOOM is a fairly tricky device to review. On the one hand, you have a high-spec tablet device that's packed full of enough features to really give the Apple's iPad a run for its money. On the other hand, as the first tablet to hit the market with the Honeycomb OS, it's very much a guinea pig for Google's newly-focussed tablet assault with Android. As a result, it's just as much a critique of the OS (which Motorola likely had very little input with) as it is the device itself, and in many respects can therefore act as a glimpse as to what to expect from Android tablets in the future. Is the XOOM's hardware/OS combo enough to topple Apple's "magical" slate?

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Android 3.0 Gingerbread details leak

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Some new details concerning Google's Android version 3.0 OS, AKA Gingerbread, have leaked online, courtesy of the Phandroid blog. Apart from the mandatory visual tweaks, the big draw looks to be video-calling headed to the open-source OS. VoIP features…

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Video: Dell Thunder caught on camera

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Whilst touting an impressive spec sheet, the slightly-too-small-for-a-tablet, slightly-too-big-for-a-phone Dell Streak is unlikely to suit many people's pocket sizes to a tee. No matter. Dell look to have the smartphone sector quite sewn up, as the latest video previewing…

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