Madden 12 gets optimized for Xperia PLAY

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  The wildly popular football game Madden 12 has been optimized for play on the Sony Ericsson Xperia PLAY, adding a whole new level of control to the EA title.  Like the more than 150 other games enhanced for the Xperia PLAY, the pigskin classic is able to take advantage of the extra ...

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Barnes & Noble offering Nook Simple Touch for $79.99 on Black Friday

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  Barnes & Noble today announced that their Black Friday deals will be led by a discounted Nook Simple Touch. Shaving $20 off the normal asking price, the popular digital reader will retail for $79.99 at stores around the country.  You’ll have to hurry because this is a one-day ...

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Egg-shaped hero, Dizzy, returns in remake of popular 1991 game

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  Codemasters today announced that the 1991 classic game Dizzy will be resurreggted and released for Android on December 9th.  Rather than simply porting the existing 8-bit title to your preferred mobile platform, the developers have given Dizzy a complete update with shiny new graphics. ...

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Samsung confirms U.S. Galaxy Nexus for December?

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According to a recent Business Insider post, Samsung has confirmed the U.S. version of the Galaxy Nexus for a December launch.  Not much of a surprise considering the most recent rumors have tapped it with a December 8th arrival date.  The weird part of the news here is that it is Samsung ...

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Sega announces ChuChu Rocket for Android

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Popular Sega Dreamcast game comes to your favorite mobile platform.

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Amazon offering half off select Android apps for Black Friday weekend

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  Amazon just pinged our inbox to let us know that they will be offering some savings on select Android apps this coming weekend. Starting this Friday and running through Monday, Amazon will knock half the price off of the following applications. Don’t forget that Amazon is also ...

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Google promises fix for Galaxy Nexus volume issue

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  Some of you may have heard about a strange issue with the volume rocker on the Galaxy Nexus where it was found to randomly mute and/or stop responding to touch (Video below). The bug picked up quite a bit of attention over on XDA forums where deeper digging found it related 2G signals ...

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Sprint issues a save-the-date event to be held January 10, directly after CES keynote

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CES is right around the corner and we’re getting ready for the onslaught of “exclusive” event invitations to start hitting our inboxes. First up is Sprint, who has asked us to save-the-date for an exclusive event that will take place directly after Tuesday’s keynote with ...

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Lenovo working on a 5-inch, dual-core Android device

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Lenovo — for some reason — is apparently working on a 5-inch Android tablet which they will be marketing under the IdeaTab moniker. There’s not much to report about concerning specs but the pictures show a micro-HDMI port, a micro-USB port, a front-facing camera, what looks to ...

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LG Mobile set to “reveal all” on December 1st – most likely the LG Nitro HD

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LG Mobile will be holding an exclusive event Decemeber 1st in NYC, and according to the electronic invitation: “All will be revealed.” Exactly what will be revealed may not be a secret thanks to LG’s not-so-discrete image file name — LG Nitro. We’ve seen the LG ...

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YoYo Games announces platform puzzler Rick O’Shea

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YoYo Games today released their next Android-based game, the platform puzzler Rick O’Shea.  Featuring more than 120 levels, 30 achievements, 12 mini-games, and more, Rick O’Shea is the first freemium title to come from YoYo Games.  The game itself is free to download for Android ...

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Verizon date-specific holiday savings include FREE Red Droid Incredible 2

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Verizon has announced some Android-related deals for this post-Thanksgiving weekend which should help the carrier scoop up a few extra activations.  Depending on whether you are looking for an Android smartphone, tablet, or something else (shame on you), you might want to check to see if ...

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Comment to Win: Samsung Stratosphere [CONTEST]

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  How would you like to win yourself a brand new Samsung Stratosphere from Verizon? Thanks to the generous folks at RadioShack, we’ve got one that we’re dying to give away.  Starting today, November 22nd, and running through November 27th (11:59PM PST), we’ll be offering ...

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Facebook dials up HTC for Buffy, the official Facebook phone

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  Here we go again!  Facebook has called on HTC to help an official phone for the social networking behemoth, according to AllThingsD.  After also considering Samsung for the job, the ambitious mobile project carries the codename of Buffy, based on the titular Vampire Slayer.  Very little ...

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Trimble announces new Android app for you outdoorsy types

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Trimble dropped another new application in the Android Market yesterday which seeks to help enthusiasts better plan and navigate outdoor trips. Available immediately, Trimble Outdoors Navigator provides maps and navigation even in situations where there is not cellular or data connection. ...

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