Don’t forget to request your Google Wallet Prepaid Card refund!

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Those of you who have prepaid cards through Google Wallet are advised to request your refunds, as the feature is headed off into the sunset.  The process for obtaining your money isn’t all that difficult and requires just a few bits of information.  There’s a dedicated page setup ...

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Google Play carrier billing coming soon to Verizon Wireless

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Google Play Store offers a lot of goodies for Android users, like there is music, movies, books, magazines, and Android applications. Back in May, Sprint enabled the carrier billing for all the Google Play content, which means Sprint users can pay for the purchased content from the Google Play ...

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Amazon offering Samsung Galaxy S III for as low as $99

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Looking to pick up the Samsung Galaxy S III?  Get yourself over to Amazon and take advantage of their limited-time sale.  As of right now they are offering the popular smartphone for as low as $99 with two-year service agreement.  You can get the Samsung Galaxy S III for Sprint, AT&T, and ...

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Google’s $99 Nexus tablet still expected this year

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Contrary to what you might hear from hardware players, Google is still expected to deliver a $99 Nexus tablet before the year ends.  According to a DigiTimes source, Google is working with Asus on a single-core Android tablet that should arrive before the holidays.  Considering the fact that ...

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Samsung: Jelly Bean rollout to begin for U.S. Galaxy S III

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Samsung has just announced that they will begin rolling out the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the U.S. versions of the Galaxy S III.  Stopping short of any particular time frame, the hardware maker promises only “the coming months.”  According to Samsung, each carrier partner is ...

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5-inch 1080p HTC J Butterfly announced for Japan

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Well, well, well.  Looks like the rumors of a 5-inch HTC smartphone with a 1080p HD display turned out to be true.  HTC has announced a new device for Japan, the J Butterfly, which will likely end up in the United States in some capacity.

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Dynaflo Liquid-Armor review

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Take a look at the phone or tablet of yours and be honest with yourself.  It’s smudged or dirty, isn’t it?  OK, so maybe not right now, but at some point today it is going to get a little greasy or pick up some fingerprints.  That’s quite alright, though, as there’s a ...

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Get this look for your Android smartphone: ALEX T style

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One of our absolute favorite things about Android is the fact that you can bend and tweak the platform to your needs.  Sure, there’s rooting and modding for deep level personalization, but that stuff does not always concern the everyman user.  Some of just like to change the home screen ...

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Ontrion Galaxy S III extended battery review

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Regardless of carrier, Samsung Galaxy S III owners are advised to check out Ontrion’s line of extended battery options for the signature device.  Why?  Because they’re incredibly powerful, long-lasting, yet not so thick as to bulk up your handset.

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Sprint introduces Active Senior ID pack for Android handsets

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Sprint, in an attempt to get an Android in the hands of every grandparent in the country, has released a new ID Pack aimed at seniors.  OK, so maybe it’s not part of some massively ambitious initiative, but it’s still a great way of putting relevant and helpful apps and services in ...

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Rdio pushes out new beta client for Android

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Rdio has released a new beta version of its music streaming app/service, dropping it in their Google Group today. Details for the new app include a redesigned UI that more closely mimics their website, remote control features, and a unified listening experience across devices. Keep in mind that ...

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Location sharing app Glympse gets major update

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Glympse, perhaps our favorite way to share our location with friends and family, has completely redesigned itself and tossed in a bunch of new features. Available immediately in the Google Play store, Glympse 2.0 is a totally fresh take on the sharing experience, with a host of new options ...

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Driving to the BigAndroidBBQ? Scout has your back!

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We get it – the Big Android BBQ is this coming weekend and you’re stoked.  So excited are you that you’ve got your bags packed, the cooler stocked, and the chargers in the car.  All you need now is a set of directions to the event, right?  Check out what Telenav has done for ...

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Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE Review

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Samsung has been on a huge roll as of late, and they’re looking to continue that with the Galaxy Victory 4G LTE. The Victory is available at a Sprint store near you for the low price of $99.99 (after $50 mail-in rebate) for new and upgrading customers. While it does boast some decent ...

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Telenav acquires ThinkNear, kicks off Scout Advertising platform

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Telenav is kicking off a new location-based, mobile advertising platform this week with the acquisition of an LA-based company called ThinkNear.  Blending their peanut butter with Telenav’s own chocolate, the two have created the Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup that is called Scout Advertising.

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