Apple drops Google maps, opts for an in-house alternative

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  It was only a matter of time, folks. Apple has officially announced that they’re dropping Google Maps on their iDevices and going for something cooked up within their own walled garden walls. Big loss? That stands for debate, as Google Maps has never really run terrifically on iOS. ...

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Sony set to launch a new Xperia device soon

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Andy Rubin just confirmed that more than 900,000 Android devices are activated every day, telling us that Android OS is improving everyday, thanks to all the manufacturers out there. Sony is one of them, and this year Sony brought a lot of good devices, and now they are planning to come up with ...

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T-Mobile Father’s Day sale features free 4G Android devices

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Grab dad a new 4G smartphone this year and save yourself a bunch of money in the process.

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Party Your Apps Off with Lookout on eve of Google I/O! (WIN A FREE TICKET)

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Headed to San Francisco later this month for Google IO? Why not hang with the cool kids on June 26th?

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iHome iC50 FM Stereo Alarm Clock review

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The iC50 makes a great bedside companion, just don't kiss it more than your wife.

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E FUN debuts $170 8-inch Android 4.0 tablet

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Priced to sell, the Premium 8 SE falls in between e-readers and offerings from companies like Samsung.

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Motorola Droid RAZR HD photos and specs leaked

About two months ago, we saw the first shot of the Droid RAZR HD, and now Droid-Life is back with some more images and information about Verizon’s next big monster. The image above tells us that it’s coming to Verizon for sure, and it will also feature Verizon’s 4G LTE. Also, ...

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Rubin: Android activations eclipse 900k per day

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Daily activations continue to climb higher, inching closer to one million per day.

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Samsung’s GT-B9120, a Gingerbread-powered flip phone

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The Chinese handset combines a bit of old school clamshell with some dual-screen Android.

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Some HTC One X phones having Wifi antenna problems, fix involves partial teardown

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The HTC One X is currently one of the most popular (and powerful) Android devices on the market. Now, however, we’re seeing some reports surface from users that there may be a very specific WiFi problem on the device, which adds to the reports of very bad lag while playing games. XDA user ...

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Trolldroid: Robert Scoble says Andy Rubin leaving Android, U mad bro?

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How to keep Android fans busy: start a rumor on Google+ about Andy Rubin leaving Google for a startup. That’s exactly what happened yesterday, went Robert Scoble posted this: Today I heard that the head of Android, +Andy Rubin, will soon leave Google and head to a new startup called ...

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Android mini collectibles series 3 to hopefully be released end of June

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DyzPlatic has announced their latest series of their miniature collectible Androids, and we just can’t wait. there have been some delays in getting the collectibles to consumer hands by end of Q2 (before the end of June), but the company has announced that they are still hopeful to get ...

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New FCC deal with Mexico could help Sprint

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Yesterday, the FCC announced that a new deal had been struck: the u.S. State Department had come to an agreement with the Mexican government over the use of various spectrum bands. The agreement mostly deals in assigning bands within the 800MHz block to public safety agencies to prevent ...

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Blurrycam and Clearshot pictures of the LG “Snapshot” LS730 leak

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A source of BriefMobile has leaked some images of a new device from LG, headed to Sprint. The “Snapshot” (how appropriate), also known as the LG LS730, should be coming out in the last quarter of 2012. The device is a standard design, with a square body, physical home button, and ...

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Sandisk 64GB Mobile Ultra microSDXC card review

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Need more space on your Android phone or tablet?  Of course you do.  Even with the number of apps and services moving users to the cloud, nothing beats having a bunch of local storage for pictures, videos, games, and apps.  Assuming your Android device allows for microSD expansion, you’ll ...

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