Those Awesome Sounding Samsung Phones May or May Not be Real

You know those leaked Samsung phones from yesterday? You know what we’re talking about, the half dozen Android products on the horizon, including an Ice Cream Sandwich handset.  It turns out that enough noise was made about these guys on the internet yesterday to elicit a response from ...

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Samsung to Announce U.S. Galaxy S II at NYC Event on August 29

Samsung has begun sending out invitations to press for an industry event in New York City where we fully expect them to unveil the various U.S. iterations of the Galaxy S II.  Why?  Because the ‘major product announcement” invite has a big, fat “II” on it.  The handset ...

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Target Ad for Week of 8/14 Features Android Deals (Iconia a500, HTC Status, More)

Target has a decent set of Android deals starting this coming Sunday which include a trio of handsets and one tablet.  If you’ve been thinking about picking up that Facebook phone, the HTC Status, is on sale for the ever attractive price of free.  Normally retailing for $29.99 with ...

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Huddle Up, NFL.com’s 2011 Fantasy Football App Now Available in the Android Market

It’s that time again. Time for football, the only American sport worth watching (okay, maybe hockey too), and with football season comes fantasy football. The only time of the year when men get to wage war against their closest buddies using statistical ammunition fired off by their ...

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Google Videos Updated, Now Supports Android 2.2 and Up

Google’s video rental service which was formerly only available to Honeycomb users has been updated to include support for both Froyo and Gingerbread. Good news for all those smartphone users looking to kill some time and battery life. Be aware that rentals are only good for 24 hours, a ...

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Taste of Home’s Recipe App Helps you Make the Most of Your Seasonal Ingredients

Popular food and entertaining brand “Taste of Home” has released a pretty amazing recipe app to Android and my stomach couldn’t be happier. As you may already know, we here at Android Guys encourage the saying “The way to a man’s heart is through his ...

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LG Optimus Sol Makes a Video Debut

The LG Optimus Sol, originally codenamed Victor, recently made a brief video debut. The SOl will be featured in two colors, sliver and black, and will be making its way to Vodafone in the near future for €299 (roughly $425). There’s no word on whether we’ll see this phone in the ...

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First Ice Cream Sandwich Screenshots Leaked!

Today is the day that you and I have been waiting for since we heard whispers of Ice Cream Sandwich, the next amazing version of Android. The guys over at RootzWiki got some screenshots and details about ICS, and I know you’re eager to hear this, so let’s get right into it! As you ...

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AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up 8-11-11

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Samsung’s New Smartphone Naming Scheme has me Wondering if Samsung has Seen too Many Movies

Trying to invent recognizable and distinguishable names for smartphones can be quite daunting and it seems Samsung is tired of the headaches and confusion. Apparently some “experts” have gotten together and devised a new naming scheme that looks more like a movie rating system than ...

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Review: Pops for Android

If you’re looking to spice up your mobile notifications a bit, you might just want to check out a new Android application called Pops. Pops is a full rework of your Android notifications, and it provides a neat little animation (or user uploaded video) instead of just a ringtone and a new ...

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HTC Vigor, LG Revolution 2 Specs Leaked?

The guys over at Droid-Life have gotten their hands on what appears to be some leaked specs for the rumored HTC Vigor and LG Revolution 2, both of which were seen in a leaked Big Red document last week. The LG Revolution is currently a top device on Verizon, with a 1GHz Snapdragon processor and ...

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Motorola Not Backing Down From Apple Lawsuit, Says it Has “No Merit”

It’s obvious by now, after having sued Samsung, which led to the Galaxy Tab 10.1 being banned from every major European country, that Apple likes to enforce patent infringement on other companies. Their latest victim appears to be Motorola, as Apple mentioned, in a complaint over the ...

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Samsung Galaxy S Plus Gets Some Hands On

Quite a few chaps have been getting some hands on time with the new (can I say new?) Samsung Galaxy S Plus which is set to launch in the UK as a Vodafone exclusive. According to reviews, this piece of hardware is going to have a hard time finding a place in the current mobile... Read More

Samsung Roadmap Leaks with Ice Cream Sandwich Phone, New Tablet, and More

A Lithuanian mobile phone and accessories retailer, Mobili linija, has listed what they claim will be some of Samsung’s upcoming products.  With six product numbers and their unconfirmed specifications, we’ve got plenty of Galaxy to look forward to in the near future.  Let’s ...

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