HD Widgets 3.7 debuts for Android 4.2 with a dozen new widgets

The cloud.tv team has dropped a spankin’ new version of its HD Widgets application for Android, just as Android 4.2 begins rolling out with new and existing devices.  Swing on by the Google Play Store and check out v3.7 and you’ll find five a dozen new widgets (five for phone, seven ...

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GLBenchmark lets slip LG F240K smartphone with 1080p display

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Looking for a hi-def display? Well, a bit more patience may net you a new LG phone here soon. While we’ve seen 1080p displays on the DROID DNA, we should be seeing another soon, according to some GLBenchmark results. The phone is dubbed the LG F240K (unofficially, of course), and ...

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ZTE Grand X Pro and Avid 4G leak, show off newfound company sleekness

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It looks like ZTE is really trying to get their name out as a legitimate manufacturer of Android devices. We’ve got 2 new leaks from @evleaks – the Grand X Pro and the Avid 4G – and they’re a far cry from some of the low-to-mid range phones we’ve seen in the past. ...

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U.S. Cellular intros unlimited 4G LTE plan

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For a limited time, you can can opt for the carrier's 4G LTE plan for only $40 per month

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In Brief:11 other Android things worth knowing (Nov. 17)

This edition features RadioShack, Spacetime Studios, Twilight (yeah that one), Amazon discounts, Slice 2.0, Combiform, Parkmobile, Skip-Bo, Trulia, Kendall Jackson wines, and more.

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Listen to AndroidGuys Podcast #131 ‘Gobble Gobble Google’

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RECORDED LIVE NOVEMBER 16, 2012 We just wrapped up the latest AndroidGuys podcast and thought we’d let everyone know it’s available to listen anytime you want. As you’re headed out into the backyard to rake leaves and ready the house for the holidays, why don’t you do it ...

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Will Google and Dish Network disrupt wireless industry?

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The two entities are rumored to be in cahoots over launching a new wireless service.

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Sprint offering sales before and after Black Friday

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Sprint, like T-Mobile, doesn’t think you should have to wait until November 23 to get in on some smartphone savings. The nation’s third largest carrier today announced that it will be hosting some pre-Black Friday deals on November 22 (Thanksgiving). While stores might be closed ...

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Samsung tied to rumors of 5-inch device for CES

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As if it were a surprise, Samsung is said to be readying a 1080p HD display for upcoming devices.

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Box for Android updates to 2.0 with new features

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If you use Box for Android, then you’re in for a treat. The company has released the latest version of their app, labeled as the first major overhaul since beta to release… version 2.0. The new version brings  document preview, offline folders, bulk uploads and downloads, “complete ...

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Sony gets chatty about forthcoming flagship smartphone

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With around two months to go before the International CES kicks off, Sony has already started chatting up strategy.  Mobile sales head Dennis van Schie recently spoke to Financial Times Deutschland where he indicated their upcoming flagship handset will compete with with the likes of the ...

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Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware leaks for the Samsung Galaxy S III

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The folks over at SamMobile have a treat for all of the Galaxy S III users out there without a fear of getting their hacker hands dirty. A new firmware leak has surfaced, and it’s coming in the form of Android 4.1.2. According to the site, the new OS includes: Android 4.1.2 – JZO54K ...

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Logitech K810 Bluetooth keyboard review

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As many of our readers are finding themselves as proud owners of new Android tablets, we’re hearing feedback from the community. One question we often get is, “What’s a good Bluetooth keyboard for my…?” Today, that’s a no-brainer; Logitech’s K810 ...

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Facebook app gets “Share” button

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  Facebook today announced that it has begun integrating a Share button on News Feed articles from your Android app. With this update, Facebook for Android makes it easier than ever to share stories, images, and other stuff from your handset. As is the case with the desktop experience, ...

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HTC Deluxe render leaks as international version of Droid DNA

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Well, that just about confirms it – the Droid DNA is going to get a larger, worldwide rollout.  The 5-inch HTC smartphone previously known as the DLX will make its way to international markets, as evidenced by @evleaks most recent post. HTC Deluxe, global edition ...

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