Archive

News and Rumors

Samsung Confirms Gingerbread for Galaxy S, Tab, Other Devices

Samsung announced today that their popular Galaxy S and Galaxy Tab (and GALAXY Ace/Gio/Fit/mini) devices will see Android 2.3 Gingerbread in the middle of May (now) for UK and Nordic countries.

News and Rumors

PopCap Signs Exclusive Deal with Amazon App Store for Plants vs. Zombies, Chuzzle

PopCap Games has a pair of hotly anticipated games arriving on Android this month, starting as early as tomorrow, May 17th.  The word is officially out that Chuzzle will be

News and Rumors

Digging up the US Carrier-Branded Names for the Galaxy S II

Much like they did last year for their Galaxy S, Samsung has even bigger world domination-like plans for the Galaxy S II this summer. Hitting more than 140 carriers around

News and Rumors

Xperia Play Hitting Wal-Mart Soon?

The Xperia Play was announced by Sony Ericsson at MWC, and it was launched recently in UK. We heard that Verizon will be launching this phone in U.S., and it

News and Rumors

Verizon Confirms Droid Charge Launch for May 14

Verizon is shooting out emails today to let everyone know that their next Android handset, the Droid Charge, goes on sale tonight at midnight.  So hurry up and scrape together

News and Rumors

SPB Shell 3D Update Adds Host of Requested Features

Released barely a month ago, SPB Mobile Shell has already tallied more than 50,000 downloads and a ton of positive reviews.  Although we initially balked at the $14.99 price tag, we’ve since

News and Rumors

Future Samsung Tablets Could Offer 2560×1600 Pixel Resolution

Samsung and their partner, Nouvoyance, have announced a new 10.1-inch display for tablets which takes advantage of PenTile technology.  You’re probably asking what that means, so we’ll break it down.  Potentially,

News and Rumors

How to Watch Netflix on Your Rooted nookCOLOR

As many of you already know the Netflix app was released for Android not long ago.  At the time of release the app only supported a handful of devices.  Supported

News and Rumors

On That Amazon Tablet, CEO Jeff Bezos Says “Stay Tuned”

Is Amazon working on an Android tablet?  You bet.  Are they ready to admit it publicly?  Not yet. Consumer Reports recently spent some time chatting up founder and CEO, Jeff

News and Rumors

Adobe Releases Flash Player 10.3 for Android 2.2+

Adobe has pushed out an updated version of their Flash player for Android devices, mainly fixing bugs and patching security holes.  If you have an Android phone or tablet running

News and Rumors

NOOK App for Android Gets Tablet Optimization, Adds Magazine Support

An update is available today for the official Barnes & Noble Nook application for Android, adding new, tablet-friendly features.  Designed to take advantage of larger screens, the v2.6.1 release offers

News and Rumors

Don’t Miss Our One Year Anniversary of the AGTNFTW! Droidcast Tonight

Tonight there will be a gathering of geeks from all over the place.  We will be celebrating our one year anniversary of AGTN this evening and have another very exciting

News and Rumors

Netflix Rolls Out Android App for Select HTC Devices and Samsung Nexus S

Remember that leaked Netflix app from the LG Revolution system dump? If you can remember, the main function (being able to watch content) was not working. None of that matters now because Netflix has dropped the official app into the Android Market. The catch is that it only works on select HTC devices and the Samsung Nexus S, but, all of the features work properly.

News and Rumors

Audi of America Introduces Roadside Assistance App for Smartphones

Audi has partnered up with Allstate Roadside Services to offer roadside assistance  via a new smartphone application.  The application connects directly to Audi using pre-registered vehicle information along with an intuitive interface which

News and Rumors

Retrollect Helps You Stroll Down Memory Lane

If you’re like me, you have pictures from some of the most memorable moments of your life, whether it be your wedding, that time you went out with friends that you’ll never forget, or the birth of your first child. Until now, there hasn’t been a good Android app that lets users put these pictures together in a montage of their best moments. Enter Retrollect, an app that was released today by Border Stylo, a Los Angeles-based company.