Motorola Phones Lack “Wow” Factor, Says Google CFO

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Google’s CFO, Patrick Pichette, openly admitted that Motorola’s phones have not provided a “wow” factor for consumers. Pichette stated that Google has inherited a pipeline of insignificant devices. “Motorola has a great set of products, but they’re not really like ‘wow’ ...

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Candy Crush Saga: Incredibly addictive and tons of fun

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Got a few minutes to kill? Perfect, that’s literally all you need for Candy Crush Saga. I’ve been playing this game for the last few weeks and it’s easily one of the  most addictive titles I’ve recently come across. As a former Facebook-only game, I was somewhat ...

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Samsung invites public to Times Square to watch unveiling of Galaxy S4

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Not a member of the press but still want to see the Galaxy S4 unveiled in New York? You’re in luck; Samsung is inviting the public to Times Square to watch the Unpacked event live. If you’re in the area on March 14 and want to be on hand for the announcement of one of... Read More

OUYA Ships March 28th

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After months of waiting, the infamous OUYA will begin shipping on March 28th. OUYA is a $99 Android gaming consol that blew through Kickstarter last year with over 8 million dollars pledged. The sum 50,000+ backers should be receiving their OUYAs in late March. According to OUYA’s site, ...

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HTC confirms Sense 5 update coming to select previous models

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HTC today confirmed that the HTC Sense 5 UI will be coming to select existing models as part of a software update. Timing is unknown, however the models are expecting the update include variants of the One X, One X+, One S, and HTC Butterfly. As is the case with other updates of this magnitude, ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games worth checking out (Feb 28)

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This week's highlight's include WeVideo, Gunslugs, Towelfight 2, Style Jukebox, and much more!

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Review: Pocket Casts 4 for Android (Video)

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Gone are the days of bad podcasting applications, with Pocket Casts 4, we finally have a beautiful podcasting app. In its latest release, Pocket Casts brings a major UI overhaul and many new features. You can subscribe to multiple feeds (both audio and video), auto download new podcasts, and ...

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Google experimenting with new Linux kernel for Android, version 3.8

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According to the public kernel repository over at Google, there’s a new, experimental kernel build out. It’s marked as version 3.8, and is built from the standard kernel, with all the standard Android modifications and tweaks. This is, whether you may understand it or not, good news ...

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Can HP’s budget-friendly Slate 7 take on the Nexus 7?

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It is Mobile World Congress week, and we all know about the plethora of new Android devices announced. Phones and tablets are everywhere, mostly from familiar names. Then there’s also the new HP (yes, them) tablet, the budget-friendly HP Slate 7. With pricing that starts at $169.99, the ...

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Waze wows us again with 3.6 release

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Starting this week, Waze users now have the ability to report and close roads on their interactive map in real time, helping to prevent delays and unnecessary back-ups on the roadways. With Waze 3.6, drivers can now navigate past any problems on the road, whether it is due to an accident, ...

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Samsung to employ multiple processor types for Galaxy S4, report indicates

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For the flagship smartphone, the handset maker will use different processors for different markets.

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5 Apps for Rooted Devices

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After rooting your device, there are so many new features to explore, lets start with a few of the first apps you should download. Since rooting allows you to customize your device even more, these apps allow you to really tweak your phone out to the max. Rom Manager: Rom Manger is probably one ...

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U.S. Cellular adds Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to 4G LTE line-up

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U.S. Cellular announced the addition of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to their 4G LTE line-up this morning. The Galaxy Note was previously offered only as a wireless option to customers, but it now joins U.S. Cellular’s already strong group of 4G LTE devices including the Samsung Galaxy S III, ...

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15 lucky Android wallpapers for St. Patrick’s Day

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Looking to change up your Android home screen?  It doesn’t get much easier than swapping out the wallpaper; it’s one of the quickest ways to breath new life into the mobile experience. We recently began curating a collection of wallpapers for you, dear reader, and are only too happy ...

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Swappa becomes XDA’s new Marketplace

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After closing down their marketplace, XDA has announced that they will be partnering with Swappa as a replacement for their old marketplace. Swappa has been an android marketplace for a few years now and this partnership will only help benefit the site. The partnership will allow XDA to ...

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