Samsung Galaxy Premier passes through NCC, hardware looking good

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Samsung Galaxy Premier is in the news from a long time now as we heard about it first time back in August, but back then a lot of details were missing, but this time we got some solid proof. Today, Samsung Galaxy Premier has passed through Taiwan NCC, and the good news is that we... Read More

Hardware details, pictures confirm Samsung Nexus 10

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With but a few days left to go before Google takes to the stage to unveil some new Android goodies, it stands to reason that we’d get a decent last-minute leak.  That’s exactly the case here today as Brief Mobile has scored a gallery of more than one dozen images for the Samsung ...

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Android 4.1-powered HTC Operaul found on benchmark site

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Oh boy, another new Android to add to the rumor mill!  This time we’re talking about an HTC smartphone operating under the codename of Operaul.  Details found on Nenamark tell us that the handset runs Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean and features a 1280×720, a 1.4GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 ...

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Strategy Analytics: Android has 41.3 percent of global tablet market

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Shipments doubled year-over-year for the third quarter.

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HTC intros Best Deals app for select devices

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HTC today announced that they have a new app/service for select Android and Windows Phone 8 smartphones.  Called Best Deals, it helps users locate money-saving deals and discounts  from the handset.  According to HTC, they have partnered with a dozen deal providers across five markets (UK, ...

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Rockstar announces GTA: Vice City for select Android devices

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Rockstar plans to bring its popular game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City to select Android devices later this fall, according to a post on the company blog. Arriving as part of a 10-year anniversary celebration, the game is expected to be the “full experience” and feature native ...

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Vic Gundotra looks to be using Nexus 10

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Not  like it’s much of a surprise, but Google’s Vic Gundotra has apparently been using the Samsung Nexus 10 tablet.  A pair photos of a beach have surfaced on Google+ which look to be taken from said, unannounced device.  They aren’t all really high-resolution (3.1) but that ...

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SwiftKey announces SwiftKey Flow, featuring Swype-esque input

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There’s a myriad of third-party keyboard options available for Android, but none have hit quite the commercial success of SwiftKey, with its great word prediction, or Swype, with its innovative word-tracing input. Both are excellent keyboards in their own right, however your preference in ...

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Power2U AC Wall Outlet with USB Charging Ports review

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The worst part about plugging a phone or tablet into a wall outlet is the simple fact that it takes up an AC outlet.  While this doesn’t matter much in the office or at a hotel, this can present a challenge at home.  Maybe you like to charge up your device while cooking in the... Read More

Google Nexus 7 3G version passes through FCC, launch on the Google Android event?

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Google is planning to launch some new goodies at their upcoming event on October 29, and they are also planning to launch updated version of the Google Nexus 7. We heard it recently that Google is working on a 3G version of the Nexus 7, now the tablet showed up at FCC and it’s kind... Read More

Bad Piggies gets 15 new levels with ‘Flight in the Night’ update

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The team over at Rovio have been incredibly busy lately, what with their upcoming Angry Birds Star Wars (due November 8) and other games in the series.  We just reported earlier today that the Angry Birds Season game picked up 30 new levels and some other goodies in a Halloween-themed update. ...

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When is my carrier getting the Galaxy Note II?

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There’s been a lot of chatter these past few weeks about the Samsung Galaxy Note II, and deservedly so. It’s a badass device that all major carriers are expected to carry this fall. So, now you’ve been convinced that it’s the handset for you and you’re looking to ...

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Samsung airing three new ads for Galaxy S III

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Samsung looks to be slowing with those commercial that poke fun of iPhone users who are waiting hours for the next, big thing.  We noticed that the hardware maker uploaded three new videos to YouTube that promote the Galaxy S III, one still taking a swipe at iPhone.  We’ve embedded the ...

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Samsung Nexus 10 user manual surfaces ahead of announcement

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Need a little more evidence that Samsung and Google have been working together on a new Nexus device?  Check out the pictures of a user manual for the Nexus 10, the rumored “super tablet” that is said to have a 2560 x 1600 pixel resolution.  It’s not clear where the pictures ...

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Sprint first U.S. provider to offer Jelly Bean to Galaxy S III

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Sprint is the first wireless carrier in the United States to offer an Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the Samsung Galaxy S III.  A press release (below) tells us that the update began this morning and can be downloaded over the air.  Like other Android 4.1 updates, this one brings awesome ...

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