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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.

  • NYCLawyer

    I resolve to stop downloading the Amazon free App of the Day and then deleting it immediately afterwards.

  • master94

    Spend more time with the family

  • ekolai

    To eat less butter

  • Kevin Gallagher

    To become less of a procrastinator with serious matters. CM10 stable drops and in the middle of driving I start backing up my S3 and creating an update zip through TB but yet I am sitting on good ideas. I need to do today what can be done and not put it off til tomorrow.

  • JoshGroff

    Start cooking at home more and eating out less.

  • My New Year Resolution is to try and make it the whole year without spending money I don’t have on more Android phones and devices.

  • Stay in touch with family more!

  • resolution: buy more android stuff!

  • Experience/do something new once a week 🙂

  • Matthew Brock

    New Years Resolution: To get rid of my IPhone 4 and to save up enough money to buy a Droid DNA!!

  • MichaelThomason

    My resolution is to purchase as many guns and rifles. As possible, before our political system bans them. All legally.

  • Andrew Lichtenhan

    I’m going to try to make a new slow-cook meal a week with my new croc-pot.

  • Buy the Droid Razr Maxx HD!

  • To start exercising

  • win something

  • enob

    Start grad school

  • Ben Merrel

    New years resolution: Resist buying another motorola phone. My droid X2 has left me scarred from lack of updates.

  • DanWazz

    Same as last year: don’t be a f*** up, since I f***ed it up last year.

  • Michael J. Hessmiller

    I don’t do resolutions. I always break them.

  • sk3litor

    I don’t believe in new years resolutions. If you need to make changes in your life just make them. If you need an excuse to change something than you’re probly not going to follow through for very long.

  • To be more fiscally responsible with my bank account.

  • David Lanza

    Get an Android Tablet! and yes, lose weight 😛

  • Jdon285

    I guess the usual stuff I would like to quit smoking.I would also like to be Just an all around better person.

  • Jim Sheeran

    Spend less money!

  • do a couple of items on my bucket list in 2013 – like go to Hawaii & Idaho to complete visiting all 50 states

  • CGull

    Not procrastinate.

  • My New Year’s resolution for 2013 is to get my hands on a Nexus 10 if they ever get back in stock!

  • Pauly

    i have not made any resolutions in 25 years but for a 25 dollar google play gift card, I’ll make an exception. I resolve to loose weight and keep it off for the new year plus the rest of my life.

  • My new years resolution is to get a new 10 and since Google doesn’t even have them its gonna be a long new year! ko

  • rick

    To be a better person!

  • To learn at least a LITTLE bit about developing for android!!

  • Evan Knofsky

    Cut all pop out of my diet and convert my fiance from iOS

  • paul davila

    And find more ways to make my tab better

  • paul davila

    My new years resolution is to use my tab more efficiently instead of games and #instagram

  • Rich Dross

    shed a few pounds

  • zorak19620

    New Year’s resolution: Buy Galaxy S3!

  • Brian Sprague

    Lose some weight and enjoy the new Android fan (I mean baby) on the way in 2013

  • abc

    My New Years resolution is to stop making late night runs through the drive-thru.

  • rich

    I resolve to remain as nice and kind as I currently am ! Oh and cut down on candy!

  • joejoe5709

    Well besides coddling my little Gnex until at least September when we hopefully get a successor to the Nexus4, I’ll be trying to procrastinate less. If you just bite the bullet and get the work done, you’ll almost always happy you didn’t put it off.

  • James

    Tap on the infinite possibilities this world has to offer

  • My new year resolution is to get out of debt for real this time.

  • leimeisei

    My resolution is I want to get the new Moto/Google X Phone…

  • mbagasao

    My new year’s resolution is to be better than I was last year.

  • mrcold

    Use my phone to work with me instead of against me in my epic battle with punctuality.

  • woozie

    My resolution is to not be so awesome!

  • Adam Metzner

    My new years resolution: Finish my Kellex shrine I started this year. All I need is some strands of hair.
    Happy New Year!

  • TheDrunkenClam

    New Years resolution:
    Two chicks at the same time.

    • summit1986

      F’in A, man. F’in A.

  • My New Year’s resolution is to educate my friends on what is going on with the world of electronics.

  • Eddie A

    To tolerate iPhone sheep more gladly, provided this does not encourage them to take up
    more of my time by having to continue to ask myself why they still use it.