Sprint announces trio of Glu Mobile ID Packs

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Sprint has unveiled a trio of new Sprint ID Packs today, all of which are packed with games from Glu Mobile.  Depending on what kind of gaming interests (family-friendly, casual, or hardcore shooter games) you have, you’ll enjoy either the Guitar Hero, Deer Hunter, or the ...

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Cricket announces $250 Huawei Mercury

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Cricket today announced their next Android smartphone , unveiling the $250 Huawei Mercury putting it on sale immediately. As the most powerful device in the carrier’s lineup thus far, the specifications are on par with some of today’s better handsets.  We’re not exactly clear ...

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Who, what, where, when? WTF Apps

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Welcome to the W.T.F. app reviews by me, Keivan also known as @bigkeivan on the twitters. Here you will read my very blunt and very honest reviews on apps.  This is my disclaimer: do not read these if you get offended easily as there may be things you like about my review and there may... Read More

Samsung Illusion [Review]

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Last month, Verizon unveiled the Samsung Illusion as an option for the money conscious smartphone consumer. This phone may be lacking in specs, but for a $79.99 price tag, Samsung didn’t leave much room for complaining. One thing I failed to mention in my video review below is how annoyed ...

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Google announces Ice Cream Sandwich update for GSM Nexus S devices

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It would appear the only thing that delayed Ice Cream Sandwich from rolling out to you Nexus S owners was Verizon. Now, just a day after Verizon released the Galaxy Nexus, we get official word from Google that Ice Cream Sandwich will begin rolling out to GSM Nexus S devices starting today. ...

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EPSON launching Android powered-device at MWC?

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A lot of big companies are accepting Android as a formidable OS, and it seems Epson is now planning to throw their hat into the ring. AndroidAndMe is reporting that Epson is working on a “mysterious” Android-powered device and they will officially launch it at MWC in February. We ...

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How to: view core Android Java sources in Eclipse

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I don’t know why this is not really showing in Google Search results, but if you want to step through the core Android Java code in your Eclipse project, finally there’s a legitimate and very convenient solution that is a part of ADT-Addons project. The steps are pretty ...

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White Samsung Galaxy Y Launched in UK

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At IFA, Samsung introduced a lot of new devices like the Samsung Galaxy Y, which was first available in black. Now the phone is being launched in UK by Phones4U, and they’ve launched it in white, which should appeal to a younger crowd. They are offering the device  on a pay-as-you-go plan ...

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LG Spectrum Press Shots Leaked

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A few days ago, we showed you the first leaked render images of LG Spectrum, the rumored successor to the LG Revolution. Well, the leaked shots weren’t very clear, and we didn’t get a clear look at the device. But now our friends over at PocketNow managed to get their hands on ...

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U.S. Cellular drops all smartphones under $100 for last-minute shoppers

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Last-minute Christmas shoppers looking to score a deal on U.S. Cellular handsets are in luck as the carrier just announced a promotion which drops the price of all smartphones.  Effective now and running through December 25th, all Android handsets are available for $99.99 or less, including the ...

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Qualcomm Stadium to become Snapdragon Stadium for 10-day period

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In an effort to create public awareness over their new mobile processors, Qualcomm has announced that San Diego’s Qualcomm Stadium will be getting a temporary new name.  Starting with the San Diego Chargers game against the Baltimore Ravens on December 18 and  running through the ...

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Guns’n’Glory gets 20 new levels with Nevada, Alaska campaigns

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  HandyGames has announced that they’ve updated their popular Wild West defense game, Guns’n’Glory, with twenty new levels spread across two states.  If you’ve already downloaded the game then you’ll soon notice the Alaska and Nevada update complete with new bandit units - the ...

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Street Fighter IV HD comes to LG Nitro HD, Optimus LTE as global tournament kicks off

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It has been a few months since we  reported on LG and Capcom’s plan to bring the popular Street Fighter IV HD to Android devices but things seem to be in motion. Actually, the wait goes back even further as longtime AndroidGuys readers may recall Capcom promising to bring some iconic 3D ...

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Amazon selling 1 million+ Kindle Fires a week as demand increases

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Not only are the Kindle Fire sales doing well, but the demand is getting higher.

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Netflix updated to support Ice Cream Sandwich

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With the recent release of the Verizon Galaxy Nexus, it’s no wonder we’re starting to see a lot of apps updated to offer support for Android 4.0. Today Netflix joined the ranks of apps now supporting Ice Cream Sandwich and why wouldn’t they? With that beautiful 4.65″ HD ...

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