Angry Birds Seasons updated for Chinese New Year

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Get ready for the Year of the Dragon!  Rovio Mobile has updated their wildly successful Angry Birds Seasons with a whole set of new levels and fun all designed around the Chinese New Year.  Arriving in the nick of time, the new features include the ability to use the Mighty Eagle (Mighty ...

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New promotional bundle at T-Mobile starting January 25th

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T-Mobile is gearing up for a new promotion, one we think is actually worthwhile.  Starting January 25th, T-Mobile is [secretively] launching two new data feature bundles.  These new bundles will only be available for a limited time. According to the screenshot, the new promotion will include ...

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“Awww, I just got Samsunged” [VIDEO]

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Check out the video below to see Samsung’s latest “Next Big Thing” spot that should soon be hitting a television near you.  While it’s not all that different from other commercials running on TV right now, it does give us a new term to use for these types of situations. ...

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Namco Bandai: “Freemium model does not work for high-quality games”

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Namco Bandai, the name behind Android games such as PAC-MAN and Flight Control,  has come out in opposition of the freemium model that is becoming popular among mobile apps.  More specifically, they believe that it’s not possible to sustain a business model using this method so long as ...

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Verizon taps Purple Droid Razr with January 23 launch

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You probably heard last week that Verizon announced a purple variation of their popular Droid Razr handset during CES.  What you didn’t get, however, was a price point or launch date.  Today sees those blanks filled in as the carrier puts the Android-powered smartphone on the calendar for ...

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Find Your New Rental with Apartments.com Android App

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Launched earlier this week, the latest make-your-life-easier application in the Android Market comes via Apartments.com. Easy to use and boasting a bunch of handy features, it should make your next apartment search a bit less stressful. Apartment searching Android users now have instant access ...

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Poll: Ever considered a “rugged” Android?

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Ever thought about an Android phone that can handle drops, water, and dust? Why or why not?

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Dual-core LG Spectrum now on sale at Verizon

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Verizon’s latest Android smartphone, the LG Spectrum, has officially gone on sale today, if only online.  Expected to hit retail stores shortly, the 1.5GHz dual-core handset features a number of high end specs including 4G LTE connectivity.  As a reminder, details include Android 2.3.5 ...

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A Blurred Vision of a New Casio Android Handset

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We have news from someone in the Android community who was fortunate enough to spend some time in a Casio focus group recently. He came away with a spec list for a new Casio phone that may be of some interest. It was also mentioned that most of these devices were headed to Verizon. Have you... ...

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Virgin Mobile to implement ‘data speed reduction’ (throttling) on March 23

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Speeds will drop down to 256kbps for anyone who exceeds 2.5GB in a month.

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I’m Circle is your central processing device

Have you every imagined a device so powerful it treats all other device like ‘periphals?’ Meet i’m Core. i’m Core made by the same company that produces i’m Watch, powering all your devices integrated into a ‘i’m Circle’. i’m Core powers all ...

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Official Wikipedia Android App Now Available

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Wikipedia is the free encyclopedia containing more than 20 million articles in 280 languages, and is the most comprehensive and widely used reference work humans have ever compiled. The WikiMedia Foundation finally gives us Android users a new, simple method of searching one of the most popular ...

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Motorola Opens Pre-Order for Wi-Fi only XYBoard

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After the gentle tide of announcements during the holidays and the crazy undertow of CES, we’re finally starting to see our first wave of devices for 2012. We mentioned during CES that Verizon and Motorola announced the launch of the XYBoard, the successor to the venerable Xoom tablet of ...

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“Android vs iPhone” where are they now?

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According to the latest research from Nielsen, “the high-profile launch of Apple’s iPhone 4S in the Fall had an enormous impact on the proportion of smartphone owners who chose an Apple iPhone”, stated by the ratings company. What does this mean…. Well, 44.5 percent of those ...

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BaconReader for Reddit Gets Updated with New Features

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If you’re a big reddit fan, you need to be using BaconReader. This app is tremendously popular among redditors, both for its functionality and stylish look. Yesterday, its developer OneLouder (who also developed TweetCaster and FriendCaster) announced an update to to v1.2. Have you seen ...

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