News and Rumors

Entry-level Sprint Force LTE due on March 1

An entry-level ZTE smartphone, the Sprint Force LTE, is due at Sprint on March 1, according to Engadget. Among the details are a 4-inch display, 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM,

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ZTE first to offer Tegra 4 powered smartphone

NVIDIA and ZTE last night announced that the Chinese handset maker would be first to offer a smartphone employing the new quad-core processor. Due in the first half of the year, the

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Qualcomm intros Snapdragon 200 and 400 series of mobile processors

  Qualcomm today introduced a pair of new mobile processors aimed at mid-range and entry-level smartphone experiences. As the numbers might lead you to believe, the Snapdragon 200 is focused

Accessory Reviews

X-mini UNO speaker review

The X-Mini UNO Mono Capsule Speaker is a small yet powerful little speaker that travels quite well. Barely a few inches tall, the sound is much clearer than we expected

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The Weather Company launches first major redesign since 2009

The Weather Company, together with Toyota, launched a major redesign on Monday of The Weather Channel App for Android. The first major overhaul of the app since 2009, the visual

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HTC introduces trade-in program for the HTC One

Get at least $100 back from HTC with purchase of the HTC One.

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Virgin Mobile throws a $79.99 Kyocera Event for the prepaid crowd

Virgin Mobile today announced the next Android smartphone to join its roster, kicking off the Kyocera Event. Priced at only $79.99, the no-contract handset, runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich


12 wallpapers for your Android device (Greens)

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


Samsung rumored to employ Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 for Galaxy S4

Samsung will forgo the in-house Exynos processor in favor of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 for the upcoming Galaxy S4, reports Korean Media (translate). Allegedly, Samsung’s own chip is power hungry

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Images of LG Optimus F5, Optimus F7 leaked

A pair of images for the forthcoming LG Optimus F5 and Optimus F7 have surfaced with but a few days to go before Mobile World Congress. Details are a mystery

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Beautiful Widgets 5.1 intros new tablet widget, weather options

Beautiful Widgets, one of our favorite apps for Android, has a new update today and we’re only too happy to help spread the news. Key among the changes in v5.1

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Swiftkey celebrates 4th anniversary by bringing ‘flow’ out of beta

SwiftKey, easily the most recognizable name in Android keyboards (and possibly Android software altogether) has just turned 4 years old. So, how does an app company celebrate? Cake, cookies, ice

App Reviews

Get this look for your Android smartphone: Dropdown

One of our absolute favorite things about Android is the fact that you can bend and tweak the platform to your needs.  Sure, there’s rooting and modding for deep level

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AT&T announces plans to carry HTC One

As if we expected anything else, AT&T has officially climbed on board the HTC One train. A press release hitting the wires just now says that Ma Bell will offer

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Sprint announces HTC One for “later this year”

Sprint has officially rolled out its own press release for the HTC One, promising to carry the device “later this year”. We’re hoping that this means the same time frame