BadNews malware downloaded by at least 2 million users in Europe

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Malware that avoided detection and made its way onto the Google Play store has been downloaded between 2-9 million times, security firm Lookout said today. Google was notified of the outbreak and all affected apps have been removed from the Android store. Lookout found 32 applications that ...

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Fieldrunners 2 coming to Google Play April 24th!

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Recently we mentioned that Fieldrunners 2 was in the process of beta testing, and now we have a confirmed date for its release. Whether you were able to access a pass to the beta or not, you don’t have to wait long as the highly anticipated game is set for launch on Google Play April ...

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Samsung shooting for 10 million Galaxy S4 sales in first month

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Samsung, as expected, has some rather lofty sales goals in mind for the Galaxy S4. How lofty? Well, according to DigiTimes (yes – we know), Samsung is shooting for 10 million sales in the first month, with aspirations of 30 million in the first 3 months. Set to go on sale in the next week ...

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Google may be working on an Android “game center” with chat, multiplayer, achievements, leaderboards, and more

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If you’re a gamer, chances are, you’ve noticed how Google is missing a really good gaming platform to incorporate all users. Now, however, it looks like that may change. According to a leak from Android Police, an APK (Android program file) teardown leads us to think that there may ...

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Archos intros affordable smartphone threesome

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Due in May, these three cost only $99 on the low end and $249 on the high.

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games you should know about (April 18)

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APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

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Sprint adds 21 markets to 4G LTE footprint

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Sprint today announced the expansion of its 4G LTE network, listing 21 new markets with faster data connectivity. Spread over a handful of states, these new cities bring Sprint’s coverage to a total of 88 markets with more to come. Sprint is pushing forward with the 4G LTE network, and ...

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Amazon Appstore expanding to 200 more countries in coming months

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Amazon this week announced that the Amazon Appstore will be expansion to nearly 200 countries over the next few months. As part of the global growth, developers will be able to take advantage of the tools available today, including 1-click purchasing, in-app purchases, GameCircle, and A/B ...

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Siri-like voice app (and creator) reportedly purchased by Amazon for $26M

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Watch out Siri, Evi may be taking over! Amazon has reportedly bought a voice recognition app called Evi, as well as the company that created it, for $26 million according to TechCrunch sources. Evi, the Siri-like app that runs on both Android and iPhone, looks to possibly join Amazon’s ...

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Bigger, better Moga Pro game controller now available

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MOGA today announced a new version of the bluetooth-connected gaming controller in the form of MOGA Pro. Bigger than its predecessor, the MOGA Pro is a full-size console-like controller that pair with your Android handset or tablet. Details include clickable dual analog sticks, four action ...

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Samsung announces suite of accessories for Galaxy S4 along with pricing

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We announced this morning the confirmation that the Samsung Galaxy S4 will arrive at seven U.S. carriers beginning in April. To go along with that chunk of news, Samsung also announced an entire suite of accessories for the Galaxy S4. Prices vary from $29.99 to $99.99. We’re still not ...

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Cygnett GS3 WorkMate case review

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We’ve seen a growing number of hybrid cases as of late, incorporating both silicate-type materials and harder TPU materials together for slim protection. Cygnett took on the challenge of creating a great hybrid case for the GS3, and they called their creation the WorkMate. The outer layer ...

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T-Mobile offering Samsung Galaxy S4 on April 24

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T-Mobile today confirmed the upcoming availability and pricing of the Samsung Galaxy S4. As rumored, the flagship smartphone arrives on April 24 and will be offered at up front cost of $149.99.  Of course this is for those who qualify for the Simple Choice Plan and will see the remaining ...

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Samsung Galaxy S4 to launch at seven U.S. carriers in April

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Samsung today confirmed that the flagship Android experience that is the Galaxy S4 will arrive in the coming days. Officially touching down in April, there are seven providers expected to carry the Samsung smartphone. Among those lined up to offer the Galaxy S4 are Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, ...

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LG confirmed to host May 1 press event

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Just last Friday night we exclusively reported that LG would be holding a press event in New York on May 1. The details were light at the time however we suspected it would be centered around the U.S. release of the Optimus G Pro. An invitation being sent out today has confirmed that LG will ...

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