The Daily Slash: February 4, 2011

Feb 5, 2011
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The Daily Slash: February 4, 2011

First, see for yourself the release dates for both the Motorola XOOM and HTC ThunderBolt. Then, grab yourself a wish from Android Community for a Happy Chinese Android New Year! See the winner of our big fat SlashGear’s Final Football Matchup Toshiba TV Giveaway! Grab a glimpse of Angry Birds newest expansion “Hogs and Kisses!” Decide for yourself if the "backdoor" into Google's new browser-based Android Marketplace is really something to be frightened of. Finally, and definitely not least of all, we're looking for new workers over on Android Community! If you think you've got what it takes, check out the Android Community Wants Workers post! All this and MORE on The Daily Slash!

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Android Community Wants Workers!
Happy Chinese Android New Year!
USA Today offers augmented reality Super Bowl coverage on Android devices
Motorola XOOM and HTC ThunderBolt Release Dates Confirmed
How Honeycomb and Android Market’s New App Syncing will Sink Apple
Schneider-Kreuznach “working intensively” on Micro Four Thirds lenses
Nintendo 3DS: sturdier than DS Lite and grease-phobic
Massively stupid thief leaves smartphone charging in house he robbed
Texas high school student attends classes using Vgo telepresence robot
LG Optimus Pad a Barcelona lock-in; Honeycomb ahoy!
Samsung TV Remote App Now Available for all Android 2.1+ Devices
Android Market Web Store Backdoor Discovered by Naked Security
App Store filtering added as Apple boosts discovery options
Froyo extends Android lead as legacy versions dwindle
The Daily Indexed bypasses News Corp’s iPad paywall

SlashPhone
Verizon iPhone 4 Advertisement Attack AT&T Wireless Connection
Best Buy Free Phone Fridays: Samsung Fascinate, Captivate, and Vibrant
Vodafone & Three Verified LG Optimus 3D
Motorola CLIQ XT Will Stuck With Cupcake Forever
Vodafone Get Pressured by Egypt to Send Propaganda Text-Message
Dell Venue Comes in Android via T-Mobile

Android Community
Happy Chinese Android New Year!
Motorola CLIQ XT to stay on Android 1.5
Call function for Dell Streak 7 dug up
LG Optimus Pad confirmed for MWC 2011 with Honeycomb
USA Today offers augmented reality Super Bowl coverage on Android devices
Froyo on 57.6% of Androids in latest Google distribution stats
Motorola XOOM and HTC ThunderBolt Release Dates Confirmed
Android Ice Cream to Bring Honeycomb to Phones
Dell Venue Unlocked on Sale Now
How Honeycomb and Android Market’s New App Syncing will Sink Apple
Motorola Atrix 4G Receives AT&T Mobile Minute Treatment [Video]
HTC Inspire 4G Presale at Radio Shack
Angry Birds Valentines Expansion Called “Hogs and Kisses”
Samsung Galaxy Tab Price Dropped on T-Mobile to $249.99 w/2-year plan
Galaxy S 2 Specs Leaked Specs from SamFirmware
CyanogenMod 7 Gingerbread Now on Galaxy Tab
Execute Android Brick
NOOKcolor Shipments Halted – Why?
Motorola Superbowl Ad Not 1984, Instead… 1984
Samsung TV Remote App Now Available for all Android 2.1+ Devices
DROID 2 Global and DROID X Cheap on Amazon
Android Market Web Store Backdoor Discovered by Naked Security
HTC Desire 2 Appears in Vodafone System

SlashGear
Schneider-Kreuznach “working intensively” on Micro Four Thirds lenses
ASUS CEO promises “secret weapon” to vanquish iPad 2
Nintendo 3DS: sturdier than DS Lite and grease-phobic
Verizon iPhone 4 pre-orders set new first-day record in just two hours
Massively stupid thief leaves smartphone charging in house he robbed
Motorola CLIQ XT owners: No Android 2.1 for you!
Nokia commits to “embrace change” as WP7 rumors bump shares
Texas high school student attends classes using Vgo telepresence robot
Pentax K-r Bonnie Pink Model DSLR: limited edition, limited taste
Nokia Bubbles proves Nokia can be innovative, Symbian 1.1 update lands
Hidden voice call function on Dell Streak 7 is hidden for good reason
LG Optimus Pad a Barcelona lock-in; Honeycomb ahoy!
Sony’s Kaz Hirai talks NGP with Official PlayStation Blog
Kenko C-mount camera system and lenses break cover
App Store filtering added as Apple boosts discovery options
Spy Net Video Watch kids gadget will fit adults too
Mitsubishi reminds us all Super Bowl XLV has no Jumbotron
Verizon Presto 4G LTE Hotspot is Samsung’s SCH-LC11, due February 17?
USA Today brings augmented reality Super Bowl coverage to Android and iPhone
Motorola XOOM and HTC ThunderBolt releases dated by Best Buy
Audiovox to acquire Klipsch, Klipschiovox?
GreenPois0n iOS 4.2.1 untethered jailbreak released
Dell Venue on sale in AT&T and T-Mobile flavors
Froyo extends Android lead as legacy versions dwindle
Hotmail disposable email: Would you throw away Gmail for this?
The Daily Indexed bypasses News Corp’s iPad paywall
Apple HDTV rumors reignite: Did Apple spend $3.9bn on displays?
Verizon iPhone 4 pre-ordering closed; first handsets already shipping
Verizon iPhone Commercial Strikes AT&T with Heavy Sarcasm
Toshiba glasses-free 3D TVs sales dramatically underperform
Google Cr-48 gets Gobi 3G unlock for GSM support
Aava Mobile TWIST concept origins revealed [Video]
Paul Frank Julius Dance Machine Chimping Out Your iPod
AT&T Offers New Trade-In Program For Old Phones
Palm Pre 2 from Verizon on February 17th?
Giving Tree Charging Station Concept Design
Drug Cartels Selling Counterfeit Microsoft Software
Burn the Rope 1.2 Bursting Up iPhone Soon
AT&T Rewarding Loyalty With Free Microcell
Android Market Web Store Has Dangerous Security Hole
First Blogger App Now On Android
AT&T Confirms Hotspot Tethering for iPhone
Samsung Galaxy S 2 (I9100) Specs Leak: Dual Core 1.2 GHz Processor?
RIM Announces BlackBerry Trade-Up Program
Samsung Silhouette World’s Lightest 3D Glasses Available March
Apple To Launch iOS 4.3 on February 14?
PlayStation Network Going Back To The Future
Hogs and Kisses, an Angry Birds Expansion, Will Launch Next Week
RadioShack Begins HTC Inspire 4G Pre-Sales
Corning Analyst: 180 Million Tablets Sold, 2014
iPad Game for White Tigers Mimics Kitten Mittens Vibe
SlashGear’s Final Football Matchup Toshiba TV Giveaway WINNER
Android Community Wants Writers!

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