Sprint launching ZTE Flash on Nov. 11?

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Sprint is without any doubt one of the leading networks in the USA, and they also love Android a lot. Back in July, we got some first details about the ZTE Flash, an Android powered device destined to Sprint. Now after 3 months, ZTE Flash is back in the limelight and this time with some... Read More

Droid DNA render leaks with word of “early December” release

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Leave it to @evoleaks to give us a render of the Droid DNA as we’re about to wrap up our work week.  The increasingly busy (and accurate)Twitter account just posted a branded look at the upcoming 5-inch HTC smartphone headed to Verizon in but a few short weeks.  Previously expected in ...

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comScore: Android inches forward as smartphone sales slow

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Android is still the king of the hill when it comes to smartphone market share, according to the newest comScore report.  At 52.5 percent of the U.S. market, Android is up ever so slightly with .9 percent growth since June.  Even as it remains virtually unchanged, it did well enough to beat out ...

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Obi-Wan and Darth Vader square off in latest Angry Birds clip

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Should we call him Obi-Wan Kenobird?

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Android 4.2 intros new levels of protection, permissions, and privacy

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As handy as the Google Play store is, and as good as security apps are for Android, it’s still tough to police apps and games that can be freely found online. To that end, Google is doing its part to compile a database of APK files that find their way online. This is part of... Read More

HTC Opera UL will Facebook phone, report indicates

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Remember the HTC Operaul we reported on last week?  Yeah, well that’s supposed to be the real Facebook phone.  No, for serious you guys. According to a Pocket-Lint source, that Android 4.1-powered handset will be the “official” Facebook smartphone whenever it eventually ...

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IDC: Android hits 75% market share on fourth anniversary of platform

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Four years in, nearly all the base are belong to Android.

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Android 4.0+ inches forward in overall platform share

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Android 4.0+ Ice Cream Sandwich and Android 4.1+ Jelly Bean have notched a few percentage points in the overall breakdown of the platform.  Moving up ever so slightly, the two builds have grown month over month while others slowly diminish.  Most of the movement comes at the expense of ...

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Samsung sells 3 million Galaxy Note II’s in first 37 days

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Samsung is well on their way to hitting the goal of 20 million Galaxy Note II sales, having already notched 3 million in just over a month’s time. According to a press announcement on SamsungTomorrow, it only took 37 days time to hit that mark, a rather impressive feat to be certain. ...

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Sony Xperia Odin official render image leaked

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Earlier in October, we heard about the Sony’s new upcoming flagship device codenamed as ‘Odin’. Recently, a Japanese tech site posted a leaked shot of a Sony phone, and they claimed it that it’s the Sony S650X Odin, though we still need some more solid evidence. Now ...

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Verizon Samsung Stratosphere II press images leaked

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Back in August, we heard about the Verizon Samsung Stratosphere II for the first time, and we saw a leaked shot of the phone as well along with the specifications. Now @evleaks tweeted the first ever press shot of the Samsung Stratosphere II, and the phone looks really promising. What we know ...

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Pocket gets faster, smoother, and better with 4.3 release

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Pocket has a new software update today which will is not only faster and smoother, but it also features optimization for Android 4.2 devices such as the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10.  You can download the latest build from Google Play immediately and take advantage of the goodies that come with this ...

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Budget-friendly $99 LG Mach arrives at Sprint on November 11

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November 11 is turning out to be a pretty busy day for Sprint, what with the 4G LTE version of the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 and the carrier’s new tablet rate plans.  Let’s also not forget that the LG Optimus G is set to arrive with a $199.99 price tag.  Might as well add another... Read More

Sprint to carry 4G LTE Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 on November 11

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Sprint will be offering consumers its first 4G LTE-ready tablet, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, on Sunday, November 11.  Priced at $549.99, the 10.1-inch tablet can be added to an existing Sprint smartphone service plan in a number of options. Among other choices, consumers can ...

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U.S. Cellular adds Motorola Electrify M to 4G LTE roster

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U.S. Cellular, staying pretty busy as of late, is adding another 4G LTE smartphone to its Android lineup. Today sees the carrier announcing the Motorola Electrify M, an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich handset for its online store on November 8.  Available in retail stores on November 9, pricing ...

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