Barnes & Noble add Google Play Store to Nook HD tablets

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Barnes & Noble announced on Friday that the Nook HD and Nook HD+ will now feature the Google Play Store. Yes, the eReader that became a quasi-Android tablet has become a full-fledged Android tablet. The Google Play Store will be available immediately for download from bn.com and will be ...

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Toshiba AT10LE-A tablet photos leak with rumored 1.8GHz Tegra 4 chip

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We’ve been hearing about the AT10LE-A for about a month now, last shown on the results database of the AnTuTu benchmark app. Now, the device is back in the spotlight, complete with a spread of photos. The device, while remaining unclear on most of the specs at this time, is rumored to ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games you should know about (May 2)

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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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Instagram debuts ‘Photos of You’ feature

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Instagram announced on Thursday that it will soon introduce a new feature to the Android and iOS versions of the popular photo sharing application. Set to take effect on May 16th, the “Photos of You” feature will go live for those running the 3.5 release of Instagram. Introducing ...

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HTC “One Phone One Weekend” special will give you as much as $375 for your old device

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Have you been thinking about getting the new HTC One but are slow to jump on the bandwagon? Now may be the time, as HTC has announced they are running a trade-in promotion this weekend that offers consumers anywhere between $100 to $375 for their old smartphone when they purchase a One. The ...

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Jelly Bean now more popular than Ice Cream Sandwich; both trail Gingerbread

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Android 4.1+  Jelly Bean has moved ahead of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in terms of popularity among versions of the platform. That said, both still trail the Gingerbread build as the two year old Android release still clings to the lead. Overall figures for the last 14 days show that ...

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HTC extends trade-up credits for HTC One yet again

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Consumers now have until June 19 to take advantage of the special promotion.

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Google: We want Glass hacked

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...Not only that, Google plans to show you how.

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Full agenda, list of sessions for Google I/O 2013 revealed

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With no less than 16 Android and 4 Glass sessions expected, Google IO 2013 will be amazeballs.

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AT&T adding LTE to 17 new regions, expanding 9 others

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AT&T’s stated last year that they set a goal of having 300 million LTE points of presence by the end of 2013, and by the looks of it, they may just reach that goal. The company recently announced that it has added 17 new regions for LTE coverage and is expanding coverage in 9 others.... Read More

AT&T: LG Optimus G Pro arrives on May 10

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Pre-orders for the $199 smartphone begin May 3

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Electronic Frontier Foundation shows Google fights for user privacy more than Apple, others

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If you have an interest in your privacy – and, let’s be honest, you really should – then this information from the Electronic Frontier Foundation should be of interest to you. According to a recent report from the EFF, Google has ranked as one of the highest in a slew of ...

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Leaked HTC M4 looks a lot like a mini One

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We mentioned last week that a mid-range take on HTC’s flagship phone was rumored to be in the works. Now thanks to Evleaks, we have leaked pictures as well as more detailed info on the possible device. The smartphone, code-named the HTC M4 (remember, the One was code-named M7,) will ...

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AT&T offering at least $100 credit for trade-ins on smartphones

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AT&T has a new offer from their retail locations that lets customers get at least $100 towards the purchase of a new device when they trade in their old smartphone. As long as the old phone isn’t more than three years old, and is in good, working order, the person trading in will get ...

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger is complete

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS announced on Wednesday that the merger between the two carriers is now complete. A press announcement crossing the wires this morning confirms that the joint entity will operate under the name of T-Mobile with public trading conducted under T-Mobile US (TMUS). “The ...

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