NVIDIA reminds us of benefits of 4-Plus-1 chipset

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Wasting no time in countering Apple’s new iPad claims, NVIDIA has gone on the offensive to tout the benefits of their Tegra 3 chipset. The company took to their blog today to not only remind us how powerful their 4-Plus-1 processors are but also to highlight a handful of games and apps. ...

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Samsung and Rovio set to demo Angry Birds Space at SXSW

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The two companies will be in Austin to show off the next Angry Birds title.

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Official Regal Cinemas app lands in Google Play Store

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Regal Entertainment Group today announced that they’ve released an official Android mobile application onto Google Play.  This may not be new to some of you as we noticed it has been around since February 23rd.  Nevertheless Regal felt it was newsworthy, and so do we. Available as a free ...

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Archos serves up Ice Cream Sandwich for G9 series tablets

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The budget-friendly tablet series gets a breath of fresh air with the Ice Cream Sandwich update.

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Google to ape Amazon, Apple with audiobooks, magazines, and newspapers

Google is expected to offer even more content with their newly branded Play initiative.

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NVIDIA to Apple: Prove your graphics claims for the new iPad

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NVIDIA wants to know exactly how and where these '4X' claims come from.

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Kindle Fire 2 and another tablet due from Amazon in second half of 2012

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We’ve heard on more than one occasion that Amazon has more devices in the Kindle Fire family expected for 2012 so this next bit of news may not be groundbreaking stuff.  According to DigiTimes, Amazon is expecting to release a direct successor to the 7-inch Kindle Fire in the second half ...

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Leaked LC Lucid render leaves us uninspired

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With a not-so-spectacular form factor, the beauty will have to come from inside for the mid-range LG.

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Android nears 50% market share as U.S. tops 100M smartphone users

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The latest comScore MobiLens report out and, for the first time, the number of U.S. smartphone subscribers has eclipsed the 100-million mark.  Growing 13 percent from October, the finding tells us that there are 101.3 million American users running around with smartphones. As to exactly what ...

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DBEST speaker reviews London Solo, London Duo (PS4001, PS4003)

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We recently spent some time playing around with a couple of portable speaker options from a UK-based outfit known as DBEST. The company was gracious enough to provide us a sample of their London PS4001BT and London Duo PS4001BT Bluetooth Rechargeable Mini-Speakers. As you all know, it’s ...

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Verizon lists 4G LTE devices scheduled to receive Ice Cream Sandwich

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Verizon has officially put together a list of devices expected to see an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update.  Although they don’t outline any particular dates or specifics, we do have a clear idea as to where the carrier will focus its efforts.  Much of the list matches up with other ...

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Google puts dozens of apps and games at 49¢ each for Google Play promo

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A new promotion has started with popular, premium apps going for 49¢ each. Titles include Sprinkle, Asphalt 6, SwiftKey X, and much more!

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Google replaces Android Market with ‘Google Play’

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Google re-brands the all-in-one destination for apps, games, music, and movies.

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Samsung to offer 90 days of Norton Mobile Security in select smartphones

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Samsung today announced that select models of their Galaxy smartphones will come with 90-day licenses of Norton Mobile Security. Available as full-featured sample of the standalone client, the app protects users against loss, malware, and other mobile threats. Since this has worldwide ...

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TurboTax arrives as first tablet-optimized tax application

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TurboTax today announced that they have released the ‘first and only native tax app’ coded with Android tablets in mind.  Available immediately in the Android Market as a free download, the app lets taxpayers to prepare, e-file, and pay their tax returns directly from their tablet. ...

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