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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.

  • New years resolution: Download more apps!

  • Михаил Булгаков

    and that’s my message just for fun
    and in my squad cowards are none
    so finding here myself in dark
    i want some piece of my good luck

  • DanThompson87

    Start doing the 300 workout

  • papajohn

    i will stop holding out on getting a new phone because i keep waiting for better newer faster smartphone. 🙂

  • surge

    I’m gonna get myself a nexus 7 and get more sleep.

  • My New Year’s resolution is to get a job

  • waynelio

    New Year’s Resolution: Get my student debt in order!

  • Carmelo Gonzalez

    My resolution is to get my business going and make my dreams of working for myself come true.

  • Counsel

    To not shop at Best Buy until they carry Google Play cards…

  • omgitzjose

    finally to win one of these contests lol

  • Matt

    My resolution is to win at least one of these contests!


    I am going to learn how to code in xml so i can start developing apps and maybe custom roms for android.

  • ivan

    To get jelly bean on my RAZR!

  • DeeMat

    To do in 2013 what I was supposed to do in 2012…

  • Craig Sherman

    To invent an OS better than Android. Okay, that’s not possible, but I’m going to try!

  • kevburns

    My resolution is to convert my wife and daughter to android

  • Eric Soriano

    Spend as much time with my kids before they get all grown up.

  • Understand more on quad core processors and other advancements Android can bring to show Apple users Androids are so much cooler than being locked up

  • Hector Acevedo

    I would finally buy Touchdown Exchange.

  • Swweet

    Replace all MAC at work with PCs and all iOS devices with Android tablets

  • Skittleoid

    Stop procrastinating and try and go to bed around 10pm on a school night and not 3am.

  • WAldenIV

    My resolution is to not make any resolutions.

  • wil2ski

    I will read DroidLife more!

  • disigny

    Go out for a walk more often

  • S Allen

    New Years Resolution: Live for others rather than myself. Selfishness is pretty unsatisfying in the end.

  • Greg

    Finish taking my Architecture license exams.

  • AntiJeff

    to drive slower –

  • Bryan Saroza

    To reflect my more Christ-like nature. He paid so much for me.

  • George

    My new years resolution is to focus on saving money to buy a car and then be ready to get the next generation chromebook (waiting for them to get better) and then get the next Nexus device after the Nexus 4

  • Xavier Fields

    for 2013….im going vegan……i’ll miss all the tasty steaks..

  • Glenn

    My new years resolution is take a much deserved vacation with my mom. She deserves it most.

  • Josh Parish

    My New Years Resolutions: Quit smoking and lose a little weight. We’ll see how well that goes.

  • Eat healthier…let’s see how that goes…

  • New years resolution: is to graduate

  • Make a game!

  • Brian P.

    Clean up my music library and build the play lists I have been planning but just haven’t done it. The results will be well worth the effort… I’m sure I’ll be shocked at the money I spent with Google Play this year. A gift card would be a nice!

  • ChrisAwad88

    my new years resolution is to convert at least 3 people from iPhone to Android because Apple’s marketing strategy is based on greed where as Google’s is based on advancing the industry by providing free, great, open source software to it that will last.

  • Chuck Ehrlich

    Not play on my phone too much

  • bdo

    Resolution- regain weight, use my phone less 🙂

  • Id say be a better father

  • Ryan

    Getting another/new job that actually pays the bills.

  • Zach

    News Years Resolution: Start paleo diet

  • I am determined to run my first marathon in 2013

  • Paul Noble

    Run every other day

  • NickBaller15

    New Years Resolution: Be a bit more respectful towards iOS users and not to brag in thier faces how Android is better. Just something I have to work on.

  • 2013 I will get a new Samsung S4!

  • Jeremy Hahn

    My resolution is to actually win a droid life contest.

  • Be a better father!

  • Dustin Billings

    Eat more bacon

  • neil griffith

    To spend more time on my nexus 7