E FUN intros new Nextbook tablets with Google Play support

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E FUN has introduced two new Android-based tablets on the virtual eve of CES. Among other shared details, both are expected to run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, feature dual-core processors, support for Google Play, and arrive in February. As is the case with nearly every other tech company on the ...

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Google promises more Google TV partners, more content at CES

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Google TV is expected to get another shot of adrenaline next week with new content, new partners, and announcements from existing partners. A post on the Google TV blog tells us that we’ll be getting a first-hand glimpse into new tech from Asus, Hisense, TCL and others.  Existing partners ...

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Faster, more responsive Skitch released for Android

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A faster and more responsive version of Skitch for Android is out today, adding in yet another round of new features in the process. Details in the v2.0.5 release include better Pen support, a new hold and lock feature, and new behavior for the move/pan tool. If you’ve not had a chance to ...

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HTC M7 set to have “simple and clean” UI, all-black design

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the rumored HTC M7 has gotten some insider information leaked, and HTCSource has the scoop. According to the source, the HTC M7 will be running Android 4.1.2 (which has a possibility of being updated before it is released), and a new version of HTC Sense, more than likely 5.0. On top of this, ...

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Facebook Releases Pages Manager for Android

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If you manage any Facebook pages, then you’re probably aware of the lack of page support for mobile. Now, Faccebook has released their own Page Manager app to handle this – sort of. While the app is currently available in the Play Store, it cannot yet be downloaded in the US, or in ...

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Is this the Samsung Galaxy S4?

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Oh, rumor mill… you never fail us. The folks over at SamMobile have gotten an insider tip, complete with what very well may be a leaked image of the yet-to-be-announced Samsung Galaxy S4. According to SM: We can’t 100% confirm if this is indeed the Galaxy S IV but the picture he sent us ...

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HTC believes the dark days are over

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HTC CEO Peter Chou believes the worst is behind the company and that 2013 will be a rebound year for the handset maker. In an interview with WSJ (subscription) published online today, Chou acknowledges that Samsung and other competitors are spending way more on marketing. And as everyone knows, ...

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HTC and Cricket Wireless to release the HTC One SV

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Cricket gets the award here for fastest release of a new phone after the new year in the U.S., as they have partnered with HTC to announce the new HTC One sV. The device has been seen in Eurpose and Asia already, and is now coming stateside for $349.99 on January 16th. The One SV... Read More

What is Google’s true aim with rumored X Phone?

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Some readers may recall recently reading that Motorola Mobility is making an Android powered device codenamed ‘X-Phone‘. While the known details are somewhat limited at this time, it seems pretty obvious that this may be Google’s attempt at directly taking on Apple… and ...

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Polaroid debuts 7-inch Android tablet for kids

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Polaroid today announced a new Android based tablet, a 7-inch experience aimed at  younger children. Powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, the unnamed device comes loaded with 35 premium apps (all full versions), including Dr. Seuss and Smithsonian interactive books. For those curious as ...

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5.7-inch ZTE P945 tipped for late Q1

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ZTE will soon announce a 5.7-inch P945 smartphone, according to new details scooped up by Unwired View. Details for the handset reportedly include a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, a 720p resolution display, an 8-megapixel rear camera, front-facing 1-megapixel shooter, Dolby Digital Plus, and a ...

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ARCHOS TV Connect turns HDTV into an Android powered smart TV

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Archos today announced its latest Android device, the Archos TV Connect, an Android 4.1 box for your television.  Priced at $129 and arriving in February, the unit brings the full Android 4.1 Jelly Bean experience to your HDTV. Details include HDMI, USB, microSD, WiFi, and Ethernet connectivity ...

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LG rumored to intro 5.5-inch Optimus G2 at CES

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Grab your salt, Digitimes is back with another Android rumor. The site is today reporting that LG will introduce a 5.5-inch Optimus G2 at CES next week. Details are pretty scarce at this point however the device will reportedly employ the Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Prime MSM8974 chip.  Sounds like ...

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Unlocked Huawei Ascend P1 hits Amazon

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It has been a long time coming but the Huawei Ascend P1 has finally made its way to the United States. Offered as unlocked handset through Amazon, the $400 phone can be paired with either T-Mobile USA or AT&T. The smartphone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features a 4.3-inch super ...

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Sprint reportedly to offer branded prepaid service in late January

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Sprint will begin offering its own branded prepaid service in late January, according to a new Android Police report. Set to go live on January 25, ‘Sprint as You Go’ will launch with a pair of basic phones and a pair of smartphones ( LG Optimus Elite and Samsung Victory). Pricing ...

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