New Android 4.0.3 ROM found for Galaxy S II (I9100XXLPB)

samsung_gs_2_ICS_RM

A new Samsung ROM based on Android 4.0.3 has been found and when we say new, it’s pretty current stuff.  Dated just a few days ago (January 29), it’s said that this (I9100XXLPB) ROM is ready for daily use and is considered very stable.  You’ll see from the short video below ...

Read More

Dropbox releases beta with sync incentives, auto photo backup

dropbox_logo_feature

Dropbox has released a new beta version of their immensely popular backup/cloud-storage solution this week, tossing in a few goodies along the way.  New in the v2.0.9 release is the option to automatically upload your videos and pictures, auto-resume of uploads, and the requisite bug fixes and ...

Read More

Google proactively hunting down malware in Android Market with ‘Bouncer’

android_market_bag_feature

Google puts to bed any doubts that they don't police the Android Market.

Read More

Spacetime Studios begins teasing Vampire MMO ‘Dark Legends’

vampire_legends_feature

Spacetime Studios has begun teasing the next release in their popular Legends series of MMO games for Android.  Expected to arrive in March at the annual Game Developers Summit, Dark Legends opens with the player recently raised and under the direction of the vampire that sired them.  If ...

Read More

Rhapsody bows tablet-optimized version of music app

rhapsody_feature

Rhapsody has today released a full-featured and tablet-optimized version of their Android application.  Designed with tablets sized 9inches or larger and running Honeycomb (3.0+), the app features a magazine-like layout and looks simply gorgeous.  Of course all the features of the previous ...

Read More

Gameloft debuts standalone Gameloft Live application

gameloft_logo_feature

Gameloft makes it even easier for Android gamers to stay connected with each other.

Read More

MetroPCS extends $40 rate plan to 4G LTE Android devices

metroPCS-logo-40_rateplan_feature

MetroPCS, in an effort to rope in more 4G LTE smartphone buyers, has decided to extend its $40 4G LTE rate plan to all of their device.  Previously, consumers with handsets like the Samsung Galaxy Attain 4G or LG Esteem had to choose from the $50 or $60 plans.  This new option gives first-time ...

Read More

Win Pepsi MAX for life from Yahoo! this Super Bowl weekend

into_now_feature

How would you like to win yourself a free, lifetime supply of Pepsi MAX?  Well, someone is going to do that this weekend so it might as well be you, right?  Pepsi MAX and IntoNow from Yahoo! have teamed up for a first-of-its-kind, app companion experience that takes place this Super Bowl ...

Read More

Google Docs updates tablet UI, adds offline support

Let’s face it, Google Docs never was the prettiest nor most functional app on Android and that’s quite a shame. Being an official Google app, you’d at least expect it to follow the design guidelines the very same developer stated. Another major drawback was the lack of offline ...

Read More

Honeycomb on a Budget: Sprint debuts the $99 ZTE Optik

zte_optik_feature

Sprint's latest tablet brings very respectable hardware at a price that's hard to refuse.

Read More

Qualcomm pulls in record-breaking revenue in first quarter

qualcomm_logo

Mobile hardware monolith Qualcomm reported their first quarter earnings yesterday with an understandable amount of gusto. Despite a venerable position in the market and years of growth and experience, Qualcomm managed to bring in enough profit at $4.7 billion to break their company record. ...

Read More

HTC addresses Wi-Fi bug affecting a number of handsets

htc_wifi_logo

Multiple HTC handsets were found to have a WiFi exploit however a fix has been rolling out over last few months.

Read More

NFL releases Super Bowl app for those attending the big game

superbowl app

It’s the New York Giants versus the New England Patriots this year (Giants all the way, for anyone who cares about my opinion), and the NFL wants to make sure that anyone attending the game of games is going to have the best time ever. With this in mind, they’ve released the ...

Read More

Samsung to launch Samsung Galaxy S II Plus?

samsung-logo1

Earlier today, Samsung confirmed that they dont have plans to launch a Galaxy S III, which is a bit disappointing because all of us were expecting it. Samsung is still focused on MWC, and they are preparing to introduce new devices at the event. One of those devices could be the Samsung Galaxy ...

Read More

Huawei Honor pops up at FCC, possibly AT&T bound

huawei_logo_feature

As Huawei moves toward the U.S. market, the Huawei Honor was spotted in an FCC filing, with AT&T’s 3G and HSPA+ bands. While that doesn’t mean that it’s destined to AT&T, there’s a possibility that it will either hit AT&T or will be available via online retailers. ...

Read More