Samsung confirms Galaxy S4 announcement for March 14

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Samsung has confirmed that it will be unveiling the Galaxy S4 at a press event on March 14. Taking place in New York, the announcement date falls in line with previous rumors. Whereas last year’s Galaxy S3 debut was in London, the new flagship kickoff will take place in a spot much closer ...

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Huawei Ascend P2 announced as world’s fastest 4G LTE smartphone

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Huawei today announced the latest member of its Android arsenal in the form of the Ascend P2. Expected to hit markets in the second quarter of the year, the Ascend P2 is an Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean handset with a 4.7-inch 720p HD display. Additional hardware details include a 1.5GHz quad-core ...

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Samsung debuts 1TB HomeSync media hub

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In addition to rolling out a new member of the Galaxy Note 8.0, Samsung today introduced a new 1TB media hub for your living room. Dubbed HomeSync, it’s an Android 4.1.2 powered drive that allows up to eight separate accounts to share content to and from other Galaxy devices. Want to ...

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Samsung introduces Galaxy Note 8

Samsung today introduced the next member of the Galaxy Note family, officially unveiling the Galaxy Note 8.0. As the name implies, the tablet features an 8-inch display, however the finer details include 8” WXGA (1280×800, 189 ppi) resolution. Powered by Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean, the ...

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Google IO 2013 registration and pricing details

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Hey developers! Looking to make the annual trek to San Francisco for Google I/O 2013? You’ll want to circle March 13 on your calendar and set aside no less than $900 for registration.  Registration for the three day event will begin at 7AM PST (10 AM EST) where it will likely sell out in ...

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15 dirty, gritty, and grungy wallpapers for your Android

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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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Leaked cases tease possible Galaxy S 4 design

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New images of smartphones cases purported to work with the Samsung Galaxy S4 could reveal a bit about the design of the upcoming handset. As you’ll see in the photos below, the Galaxy S4 looks to feature a more square-ish and angular design than its predecessor. What’s more, the ...

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Motorola answers “Will my device receive an upgrade” with new site

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Motorola, in an attempt to be more transparent with its user base, has created a new site dedicated to Android software updates. In a nutshell, the site lets one pick their carrier and phone to receive any software update details. The Photon Q (Sprint), for instance, is marked as “device ...

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I-MEGO THRONE headphones review

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When I first opened my package from I-MEGO, I immediately began conjuring up puns and parallels to use for the review. Greeted by glossy packaging and a shiny product, I assumed these would either have the “Midas Touch” or be nothing more than gold-plated dreams. The honest truth is ...

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Pick of the Day: Wunderlist 2

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Welcome to Pick of the Day, a daily post which aims to highlight various goings-on in the Android space. Whether it’s an app, a game, an accessory, or service, we’re here to share the news. Our goal here is to help you new and season Android users discover new and wonderful things ...

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Sprint confirms March 8 arrival for $99 Kyocera Torque

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Sprint today announced that the rugged and life-proof Kyocera Torque will arrive on March 8 with a $99 price tag.  Previously outed in a separate announcement, the phone runs Android 4.1 and features military-grade specifications against water, weather, dust, and drops. In terms of ...

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Qualcomm announces RF360, could be the end of LTE woes

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LTE: it’s all over the place. It just is. Not in a saturation way, but in a chaotic, crazy, man-someone-should-really-fix-this kind of way. there’s so many different versions in so many different markets, travelling with solid LTE is almost impossible right now. Now, Qualcomm has ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android games and apps worth exploring (Feb 21)

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We get a lot of requests from developer seeking a review or some form of publicity for their game or app. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate even a fraction of the emails, tweets, or messages that come across our desk. The result is that readers and followers miss out on discovering new and ...

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Motorola offering $50 in Google Play credit with purchase of select smartphones

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Motorola is currently running a promotion where buyers can earn $50 in Google Play credit with the purchase of select models. If you’re in the market for a new Android handset are leaning toward Motorola, you’re advised to check out the limited-time deal. What will you buy with your ...

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Product Highlight: Jabra Motion Series

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Jabra yesterday announced a new Jabra Motion Series (Jabra Motion and Jabra Motion UC) headsets designed for the mobile workforce.  Due in Q2 2013, the Jabra Motion features a built-in motion sensor which reacts to movements and various sound environments to provide intuitive call control and ...

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