Android 4.0 build leaked for AT&T’s Galaxy S II Skyrocket

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Just few days ago, AT&T confirmed that an Android 4.0 update is coming for some more recent Android devices, including the Samsung Galaxy S II SkyRocket. However, AT&T didn’t tell us when they are planning to bring the update to the devices, as usual. But fret not, because if you ...

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Pair of unannounced mid-range Motorola handsets emerge in leaks

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Powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the MT680 and XT760 could be international successors or siblings to the Motoluxe.

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Google IO registration opens tomorrow (March 27)

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If you plan to go to Google IO 2012 then you will want to get up nice and early!

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Rovio touts 10M Angry Birds Space downloads in first 3 days

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The casual gaming juggernaut known as Angry Birds is showing no signs of a waning interest, according to its developers.  Taking to Twitter early this morning, the guys at Rovio advise that their latest release, Angry Birds Space, has seen 10 million downloads in the first three days following ...

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Gameloft: all future games to include in-app purchases

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Gameloft to employ the freemium model for remainder of 2012 lineup of Android games.

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Wirefly offering Sprint EVO 3D for free on new lines and upgrades

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Just a quick note to those of you looking to grab a new line or upgrade at Sprint – Wirefly has a great deal on for the EVO 3D for the next few days.  The Android-powered HTC handset is free for both new customers and existing subscribers eligible for a new smartphone.  Why is this... Read More

OMGPOP outlines upcoming Draw Something features

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OMGPOP, the developers behind the incredibly popular Draw Something, recently sent out an email detailing some of the app’s future features.  We recently learned that the ability to save images would be coming down the road, as would be in-app chatting.  Apparently this is but the ...

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Photographers Rejoice! Instagram posts a sign-up page for Android users.

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    Instagram is just one of a handful of apps that have truly made iOS a must-have.  The other being the beautifully designed and addictive Flipboard.  After seeing hundreds of Instagram pics uploaded to Facebook and Twitter, et al, I finally downloaded the app to my iPod Touch to ...

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Angry Birds making Galaxy line even more popular

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  Since the summer of last year, Samsung and Rovio Mobile have been teaming up to draw more attention to the Galaxy SII line. Two weeks ago, Angry Birds Space made its first appearance at SXSW in Austin, and yesterday the game was officially released to the Google Play Store. It’s ...

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Google re-evaluating Wallet strategy, may share revenue with carriers for higher adoption

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When it was announced, Google Wallet was a sensation. The convenience of paying with a smartphone represented a huge leap in the way we see and use technology. Sadly, the mobile payment service has not been very successful, and the search giant finds itself re-evaluating its strategy to improve ...

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New Kindle Fire months from production?

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  BGR is claiming that the next Kindle Fire is only months from production, and that it’s poised to be bigger, badder, and a whole lot faster. Rumor has it that the new Fire will bring a 10-inch display to the table, and pack a nice NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core. It’s supposedly ...

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Five for Friday: News and RSS readers

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Welcome to our weekly column where we aim to help users find new applications for their Android smartphones and/or tablets.  Called Five for Friday, these are small collection of apps or games centered around a common theme. While we recognize that there are going to miss a bunch of titles or ...

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What’s your thoughts on the Angry Birds franchise? #androidfeedback

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Has Rovio gone too far with Angry Birds Space or does it breathe new life into the game series?

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Updated Kindle app gives new access to comics, graphic novels, more

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Amazon updated their Kindle app for Android this week, adding in support for a wider assortment of illustrated children’s books, graphic novels, and comic books.  It’s now possible to access popular titles such as Brown Bear , Curious George, and Superman and enjoy them in a much ...

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Full details for LG Lucid arrive online

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The full set of hardware details for Verizon’s LG Lucid have landed online weeks ahead of its expected  official announcement.  Specifications point to a mid-range Gingerbread handset so we’re expecting something far below the $299 price point that typically accompanies 4G LTE ...

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