Google Now update adds settings for movies, sports, emergency alerts

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Those of you with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean or a sideloaded version of Google Now will find that there’s a new update awaiting you in the Google Play Store.  With this release, users get a number of new settings to toggle and personalize.  Have a few favorite sports teams that you want to ...

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Amazon Appstore touches down in Europe

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Europe has become the next market, finally, to see support from Amazon as it pertains to the Appstore.  If you live in the U.K., Germany, France, Italy and Spain then you will be pleased to learn that you now have access to the Android-based apps and games portal.  What’s more, you will ...

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Samsung: Android 4.1 for Galaxy S III, Galaxy Note 10.1 “very soon”

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Samsung, speaking at its IFA keynote address, indicated that the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note 10.1 would receive their Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update “very soon”.  Without giving anything more, it’s most likely right around the corner.  Recent leaks and rumors have pegged the ...

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Samsung debuts Android 4.1-powered Galaxy Camera

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Samsung, following closely on the heels of their big Galaxy Note II announcement, have made the Galaxy Camera official.  Specifications for the Android 4.1-powered camera are just what we anticipated and we couldn’t be happier. 4.8 inch HD Super Clear LCD Android 4.1 Jelly Bean / Touchwiz ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note II Gallery

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She sure is pretty, isn’t she?  Who’s getting one of these?

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Samsung Galaxy Note II officially debuts

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Finally, the Samsung Galaxy Note II has gone from rumored to official as the handset/tablet is announced at IFA.  Specifications for the device are exactly what we’ve been expecting these last few weeks and should put the Note II firmly in the running for top Android of 2012. Powered by ...

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Sony introduces Xperia Tablet S

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In addition to announcing a trio of Android-powered smartphones, Sony has also introduced its latest tablet, the Xperia Tablet S.  Specifications include an NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor, a 9.4-inch HD display, and up to 64GB internal storage.   Featuring a slim splash-proof aluminum body, the ...

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Samsung to debut 16-megapixel, 21X zoom Galaxy Camera

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Samsung, seemingly satisfied with their Android smartphone efforts, has decided to branch out to the digital camera market.  PocketNow has picked up the details for a Galaxy Camera and, from the sounds of it, Samsung is very serious. UPDATE: The Galaxy Camera has been officially announced. We ...

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Motorola and Intel hosting September 18 event

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Motorola and Intel are sending out invitations to a London event for September 18 where it’s expected they will announce a new device.  It’s quite possible that this is the first official debut of a Motorola smartphone using the company’s Medfield processor however that stuff ...

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LG to introduce dual-core 4.7-inch Optimus L9

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LG is set to formally announce yet another powerful and gorgeous Android device this week at IFA with the debut of the Optimus L9.  Powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, the handset will feature a 1GHz dual-core processor and 4.7-inch IPS display.  Additionally, the smartphone will boast ...

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Official renders of Galaxy Note II surface in final minutes before announcement

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Want to see what the official, finished product is for the long-rumored Galaxy Note II?  PocketNow has obtained a handful of photos for the device in the final hours and minutes before it gets officially announced.  Looks like we’re in for some pretty snazzy stuff, no?  

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Sony Xperia V Gallery

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Sony Xperia J Gallery

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Sony announces Xperia J, V, and T smartphones

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Sony today announced a trio of new Android-powered smartphones, the Xperia T, Xperia V, and Xperia J.  making their debut a tthe IFA trade show, the three will be Sony’s next generation of handsets through what we expect to be Mobile World Congress.  Details are still developing at this ...

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Archos debuts 7-inch Android-powered GamePad

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Archos today announced their next Android-powered device, the 7-inch GampePad.  Featuring a dual-core 1.5GHz processor, Mali 400MP quad-core GPU, 8GB internal storage, HDMI, microSD, and Wi-Fi connectivity, the device looks to pull in some of that PS Vita and Nintendo DS crowd. Powered by ...

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