Google rumored to drop NVIDIA in favor of Qualcomm for Nexus 7 refresh

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Google may turn to Qualcomm as the chipmaker of choice for the next-generation Nexus 7, reports  Pacific Crest analyst Michael McConnel. Citing supply chain issues and competitive pricing, Google could be leaving NVIDIA and the Tegra 4 out of the tablet. Supply chain conversations indicate two ...

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comScore: Android holds strong at 53.4% of the mobile market

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The latest comScore figures are out, and even though Apple took the top spot for smartphone manufacturers, Android still leads as the number one smartphone platform. Smartphone ownership rose slightly during the last three months of 2012, thanks to the holidays and end of year sales. According ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android games and apps worth exploring (Feb 7)

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Fifteen games and apps we've come to enjoy over the last few weeks.

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7-inch Wikipad due in spring

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After a short delay, the gaming tablet will soon be offered at $249.99.

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5.5-inch LG Optimus G Pro spotted

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LG has been pretty coy these past few days, teasing their Mobile World Congress announcement(s) but we think we know what one of them may be. A 5.5-inch LG Optimus G Pro has been spotted by our colleagues over at Phone Arena, and the specs are most impressive. Reportedly, the LG Optimus G Pro ...

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LG stays coy with new teaser for Mobile World Congress

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Guess who has something new and (superb/beautiful/powerful/innovative) for Mobile World Congress! Guess who likes to play games and tease their fans and followers. If you answered LG to either of these questions, you’re on to the bonus round. The video you see below is LG’s way of ...

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Sony Xperia SP shown next to Xperia V cousin in leaked pics

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The rumored and oft-leaked “HuaShan” device from Sony has now been said to have a new name, the Xpreia SP, and has shown itself off in some leaked pictures. The device is said to have: 1.7GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 Plus CPU 1GB of RAM 4.5-inch 720p resolution screen The pics were ...

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Chromebook Pixel completely designed by Google with touchscreen, 2560×1700 resolution leaks on video

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In a new drool-worthy leaked video, we’re seeing some leaked info on the Chromebook Pixel. The notebook is entirely designed by Google, and features a 2560×1700 resolution, as well as a full touchscreen, and – by the renders – looks quite sexy. While the video is a lot of ...

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Product Highlight: Satechi Smart LED Desk Lamp

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The Satechi Smart LED Desk lamp is now available and guarantees to be the perfect lighting accessory for any home or office. The Smart LED Desk lamp performs double duty – brightening rooms and charging USB-based devices like smartphones and MP3 players in a sleek, clutter-free solution for any ...

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Dropbox Sync API released to developers

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For those of you not familiar with Dropbox… well, you might want to get outside every once in awhile. The service provides cloud hosting for your files, and makes them available on mobile and desktop devices. Now, imagine that you’re trying to download a large file on your mobile ...

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What we expect: Samsung Galaxy S4

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A running list of details for one of this year's most anticipated Android devices.

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LG teases new mystery phone on Facebook

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With Mobile World Congress in sight at a distance of just a few weeks, LG has decided to drop a bomb… a mysterious bomb. *Cue dramatic music* The company has made a post on their Facebook, saying “See what surprise LG has in store for you this time, with an unexpected ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 announcement rumored for March 15

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The U.S. model is expected to arrive in May or June, according to reports.

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Gingerbread holds top spot as Android 4.0+ closes in

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Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) remains the most popular version of the platform but 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and 4.1 (Jelly Bean) are closing the gap. New figures in the Android Developers Dashboard are out and things look to be moving right along with older stuff dying slowly and newer stuff ...

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25 fantastic icon packs for Android

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Switch up the look of your themed Android experience with one of these great icon packs!

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