New Motorola YouTube Video Practically Screams “Droid RAZR”

We know Motorola has an event scheduled for next week (October 18th) where we assumed it will be related to the Droid RAZR.  Of course there is always that off-chance that we’re wrong and the announcement could be a XOOM 2, Droid 4, or something else, but we doubt it.  We just watched a ...

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Motorola Admiral Found in Wild Ahead of Eventual Announcement

A Motorola Admiral has been found in the wild, indicating that we’re possibly one step closer to the actual announcement. Looking gorgeous with its 3.1-inch display and portrait QWERTY keyboard, the XT603 should appeal to business-minded users looking for some Direct Connect action. The ...

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Sprint Planning LTE Switch by 2013

It looks like AT&T and Verizon won’t be alone in the LTE world for long, as Sprint has announced plans to rollout a vast LTE network by 2013. At its 4G Strategy/Network Vision event on Friday, Sprint CEO Dan Hesse explained how the LTE network will come to be: Our progress deploying ...

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Faster, Thinner, Smarter, Stronger: Droid Razr Announcement Next Week?

Motorola and Verizon have sent out invitations to a press event scheduled for October 18th where they promise we’ll see the next big innovation out of Motorola Mobility.  Teased as “Faster, Thinner, Smarter, Stronger” we’re gonna go ahead and forecast this as the debut ...

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Samsung Stratosphere Launching October 13

We first got wind of the Samsung Stratosphere in a leaked Verizon roadmap back in August, with a September 8th launch date. After a few delays, the good people at Vzw have finally confirmed an October 13th (that’s this Thursday) date for the device. No word on pricing, but as it’s a ...

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T-Mobile Announces SpringBoard, Galaxy Tab 10.1 Arriving “In Time for the Holidays”

T-Mobile USA tossed out a press release late last night, officially announcing that a pair of 4G Android-powered tablets would be ready for launch later this year. Expected “in time for the holidays”, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 and T-Mobile SpringBoard will offer consumers a choice ...

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Android Open 2011 Happening Right Now – Watch Live!

Today marked the start of the first Android Open 2011, taking place in San Francisco and hosted by O’Reilly’s Media.  Touted as the first event to completely cover the entire Android ecosystem, it’s a two-day event that speaks to anyone and everyone involved on the business ...

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Google Movie Rentals go Live in the UK – Kind of

Just days after Google Books went live in the UK so too has Google Movies although not quite completely. The Android Market hasn’t been updated to allow you to browse the movies available to rent the way it was updated for books. As it stands you have to log in to YouTube and rent the... ...

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Google+ 2.0 Built for ICS

Android Police are on a roll tonight! Hot on the heels of the Google Music 4.0.1 apk we have the Google+ 2.0 apk, again built specifically as one of the core apps that should be in Ice Cream Sandwich. I managed to have a little play with this one, because it’s not a system app... Read More

Download the New Google Music App Built for ICS

Well what do we have here? The leaks just keep coming and coming. This time it’s Google Music 4.0.1 built specifically for launch with Ice Cream Sandwich. The app has slight UI tweaks over the current Music Beta app, mainly to tie in with ICS’s makeover, it features some blue Tron ...

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Are You Kristen’s Super Genius Minecraft Wizard?

After months of existing strictly as an Xperia PLAY, Minecraft is expected to be available in the Android Market today for other handsets.  And, coincidentally or not, Sony has released a new YouTube ad today centered around the game.  The clip, Build 4 Kristen, features Kristen Schaal in her ...

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This Could be the Galaxy Nexus Boot Animation

How about a little Galaxy Nexus boot animation to hold you over until Samsung and Google unveil their “big” announcement?  Yeah, we know it’s not much, but it’s just the latest in a string of leaks.  According to p3droid (yep, him again) of MyDroidWorld, this is the new ...

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New Leak Suggests There May Be More Than One “Prime” [OPINION] (Updated)

While everyone has undoubtedly seen the latest Nexus Prime leak this morning, many are too quick to assume this is the Google experience Nexus Prime that we’ve all been waiting for. Armed with Samsung’s own video teaser from earlier this week and the new video from today, I would ...

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Swype Acquired by Nuance for Roughly $100 Million

Rumors surfaced late yesterday evening that Nuance had acquired Swype for an amount said to be in the ballpark of $100 million. First uncovered by Uncrunched and then later confirmed at This Is My Next, the deal is said to be all but formally announced. We’ve confirmed with Nuance that the ...

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New Ice Cream Sandwich Screens and Video Leak Online

We may not be 100% on when and where we’ll see Ice Cream Sandwich officially announced, but that doesn’t mean we won’t stop with the fresh leaks and rumors.  As the headline of this post suggests, we’ve got new screen shots and video of the next version of Android to ...

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