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Contest: Celebrate the New Year by Winning a $25 Google Play Gift Card (Updated: Winner Picked)

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The final full week of 2012 is coming to a close, the tech world has officially shut down, and I know that many of you are planning your last couple of nights of sinful bliss before you entertain life changes as we head into 2013. To celebrate this last weekend of the year, let’s reward those of you looking ahead with a $25 Google Play gift card. It’s time to talk about New Year’s resolutions, as painful as they may be. 


Update:  We have our winner! David has decided that his New Yea’s resolution is to get FoxFi working with his DROID RAZR running Jelly Bean.

Prize:  1 (one) $25 Google Play Gift Card

How to enter:

1.  In the comments, give us your New Year’s resolutions.


On Monday morning, at 10:00AM Pacific, we’ll choose the winner randomly from the comments.

  • BleepBlurp

    Delete Instagram and Facebook account. Spend less time on social media. Publish a novel the traditional route. Read more books. Drink more alcohol.

  • Spend more time with family. enjoy life more!

  • Finire

    My new years resolution is to convert windows 8 users, to the light side of tablets.

  • Cord13

    In 2013, I resolve to rid my house of anything iOS related.

  • Jeff

    New Year’s Resolution is to be self-sufficient. First step – get individual phone plan and off the family plan.

  • Mitch

    Use my new nexus 7 to help manage my weight loss. This is the year I lose the weight

  • My New Years resolution is to get a new piece of technology! Maybe a Google Nexus 7.

  • J. Dub

    My res is to spend less on tech this year.

  • i hope all the best for the new year 🙂

  • usmitcboy

    Hit the gym and gain some muscle HodgeTwins style!

  • Learn Japanese

  • SexciiP

    New years Resolution: Become a better gamer!

  • Get a Nexus device…

  • Corey Foltman

    Lose weight. But instead of just talking about it like i always do, I’m actually going to do it.

  • mistergrub

    want to better my health and fitness and teach my parents how to use a android phone

  • Tyler Rynberg

    I resolve to play more video games…

  • Bill Slowey

    My 2013 resolution is to take my kids to Disney.

  • Martin Le

    I will learn to program

  • Kenneth Edwards

    I’ve yet to break my 1982 resolution to make no more New Years Resolutions.


    Quit smoking and drink less than the current 6 days a week.

  • Daniel Zhao

    Learn how to write apps

  • MrWicket

    my resolution is to buy only Nexus devices.

  • Muamer1234

    My new years resolution is to do everything i can to make my community a better place, and positively affect the lives of everyone here.

  • Mine is full fill last year’s resolution, which was to full fill the year before that which was sleep more.


  • To find a new job

  • It’s to getting a job.

  • RandomSF

    None. Life is working as it should.

  • Joe M.

    Hmmm, never did the new year’s resolution thing. Play card though does sound great for the new year.

  • George264

    New Year’s Resolution: STOP GOING ON YOUTUBE 24/7 and stop failing class X_X

  • jaybar

    get a job

  • Create an open and free internet

  • to Win my office’s biggest looser challenge!

  • rlorenz

    New year’s resolution: try to keep iOS and Android users civil with each other.

    (Maybe just a pipe dream, lol)

  • mitcht

    Load my newly won $25 Google Play gift card…

  • Scott Breitbach

    I resolve not to get too upset about having an old phone.

  • I will resolve not to make any more New Year’s resultions I can’t keep!

  • Josh Swenson

    2013 resolution: learn to code HTML and launch website

  • ortear

    try to only buy 4 phones and not 18

  • David Caccavo

    follow droid life more closely (if possible) and lose a few lbs

  • moccor

    My new years resolution is to get a job

  • Dee Mann

    New years resolution is to convert all my apple products(which is very few) in to android !

  • Austin

    Lose weight and convert more iOS users to android

  • mrjam3s

    Lose about 10 lbs.

  • Jason Pillow

    Quit smoking.

  • Kory Knopp

    Give up soda for a year

  • New Years Resolution: Gotta drop some lbs…Could really use a Play card to get Endomondo Pro or that Zombie Chase running app 😉

  • Arpit Patel

    Get more apps!

  • Stop obsessing over ROM updates.

  • Get healthy

  • David Chu

    spread more Android love!