WEEKLY WRAP: Elsewhere in Android news

Time for our near-regular weekend summary of the Android world, in which we highlight the leftover news stories we didn’t write about over the last week.

It’s a collection of the ones we didn’t think good enough at the time, all rolled into one. Not sure if that makes everything better or worse.

Android has a ‘Dude’ problem
This is such a big problem that Android will make Google $1bn this year.

Next Android Release To Be Called ‘Ice Cream’
That’s interesting. Well done on writing 380 words about that. Can anyone find a site that wrote up this single, two-word rumour in more than 380 words? We’ll send them a certificate of merit.

Why Windows Phone 7 Will Make Android Look Chaotic
There’s no need for this sort of thing from a site like Wired. Leave this sort of shameful system advocacy to… us.

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Huawei IDEOS review
It used to be a contender, before the San Francisco blew it away. Hurry up and get it in the shops, Huawei. Your window of opportunity is closing.

Analyst says Android tablets will beat iPad. Is he right?
We’d say “probably not” as we’re expecting the tablet bubble to burst pretty soon, when people realise suddenly they’re not as good as laptops yet cost much more.

Android set to bring real money poker to phones
Could be more financially devastating than an HTC Desire HD monthly tariff.

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Chrome Netbooks, Tablets Expected This Year [CONFIRMED]
Are we supposed to be excited about the Chrome OS? Or is it an ENEMY? Personally speaking, we’ll be giving it a go.

Dungeon Defenders Brings Co-Op Play Between PC and Android Phones
Sound interesting, but no one’s going to bother with it, are they?

SuperOneClick Roots Virtually Every Android Phone Out There
Time to dig the old HTC Magic out of the sock drawer and give it a new lease of life.

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That really is about it. There’s nothing else, unless we start listing other people’s list features. See you next week.

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