Rovio provides first gameplay footage of Bad Piggies

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Rovio has thrown a video online which gives us our first look at the gameplay for their forthcoming Bad Piggies.  The short clip, embedded below, actually looks like a completely different game than we were initially expecting.  Rather than going after the birds or their eggs in a simple ...

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Amazon offering GameCircle APIs to Android developers

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Much of what makes the Amazon Kindle Fire HD such a compelling device comes in the user experience and the great stuff that you don’t get from other standard tablets.  One such feature, GameCircle, makes for  a great gaming experience that allows for leaders, achievements, and other ...

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Twitter 3.4 brings header photos, photo streams, and more

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Twitter today rolled out a new version of its official Android application, adding in a number of cool features.    Looking more like its bigger social network counterpart, Facebook, the new app now offers profile header photos, pinch zooming, and photo streams for profiles and events.  Yeah, ...

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Pocket 4.2 arrives with Android-exclusive “Listen” feature

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Pocket, perhaps one of our favorite Android apps of all time, has just seen its latest version hit the Google Play store.  The big change this time around is the ability to have your saved Pocket materials read out loud to you.  Called (wait for it) “Listen”, it’s exclusive to ...

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ORLY? iPhone 5 may be worth getting in line for after all…

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OK, so there’s nothing in the Android space that can compete with a laser keyboard and holographic images. via iMore

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Samsung pours cold water on Galaxy S IV rumor

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Samsung doesn’t plan to announce the Galaxy S IV at Mobile World Congress 2013, at least not officially.  Speaking from a Twitter account yesterday, Samsung’s Samsung Tomorrow  advised that yesterday’s hot rumor was just that, a rumor. [알려드립니다] 일부 언론에서 보도한 ‘갤럭시 SⅢ 후속모델 ...

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LG Optimus G to hit global markets in October

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LG today re-announced its quad-core Optimus G, confirming it for a Korean release next week, followed by a global rollout in October.  Yes, this is the same handset introduced in late August.  LG, for its part, decided today would be a better time for unveiling some of its key user experience ...

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Motorola Razr I gallery

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Motorola announces Intel-powered Razr I for Europe, other countries

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Motorola intros Intel-powered Razr I for Europe, other markets

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Motorola today announced its latest Android creation, the Intel-powered Razr I, will soon touch down in international markets.  Specifications are pretty much what we’ve come to expect of late, including a 2.0GHz  Intel Atom processor, 4.3-inch Super AMOLED display, and Android 4.0 Ice ...

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[Update: leak turns out to be concept] Press-ready HTC One X 5 images leaks online

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Alright, this is getting pretty interesting, pretty darn fast. A seemingly press-ready image of an HTC One X 5 has leaked online, and it looks eerily similar to the recently outed handset rumored for Verizon. But wait, I thought that was going to be the Droid Incredible X? Well, chances are ...

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Google+ is now 1/9th size of Facebook

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Google’s senior vice president of engineering, Vic Gundotra, today announced that Google+ has grown to more than 100 million active monthly users.  At around 1/9th the size of Facebook, it has a long way to go before catching the king of social networking.  Consider, however, that Google+ ...

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Google acquires famous iOS photo app Snapseed

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Google acquired Nik Software today, developer of the famous iOS app known as Snapseed and the reason probably is to go head-to-head with Instagram, which is one of the most famous photo app available on Android and iOS, and it’s downloaded more than 5 million times by Android ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note II leaked in Verizon colors

Samsung Galaxy Note II was officially unveiled by Samsung a few weeks ago – a device a lot of people are looking forward to. It’s confirmed that both AT&T and Verizon will launch it, also there are chances that Sprint and T-Mobile will give it a shot as well. Our friends over at ...

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Consumer Cellular bows $100 Huawei 8652 for your grandparents

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Consumer Cellular today announced that they have released their latest Android smartphone, the Huawei 8652.  Powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the handset features a 3.5-inch display, 600MHz processor, 3.2-megapixel camera, and your standard fare of connectivity.  While it’s certainly ...

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Samsung launches advertising offensive, compares Galaxy S III to iPhone 5

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Samsung has begun running a print ad this week, taking the iPhone 5 to task for all of its features.  Comparing the new Apple handset to its own Galaxy S III, Samsung’s breakdown doesn’t seem all the close at all.   Of course, there’s no mention of some of the exclusive ...

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