APPTEASERS: 15 great Android apps you should know this week (July 18)

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Handpicked just for you, this is our weekly way of putting readers up on new and existing apps. How many of these have you downloaded?

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Verizon Edge program official, six-month upgrade program starts August 25

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Verizon confirmed on Thursday that August 25 will be the start of the carrier’s new upgrade program, Verizon Edge. As expected, it will allow users to trade in their old phones after a mere six months, provided they have paid at least 50 percent of the retail cost of the device. There are ...

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The Last Contact – Manning the gun with a hint of exercise

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The Last Contact is a gunning/turret-style game with gorgeous graphics that will have you spinning, literally.  A combination of great mechanics along with the peculiarity of physical movement makes this game stand out in the Android crowd, especially for those who remember Fury3. The Last ...

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Virgin Mobile now offering LG Optimus F3

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Virgin Moblile announced on Thursday that the LG Optimus F3 is now available for its prepaid customers. Priced at $179.99, the 4G LTE handset runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean and features a 1.2GHz dual-core processor and 5-megapixel rear camera. With a 4-inch IPS display, front-facing VGA camera, ...

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Working Android 4.3 build available to Nexus 4 users early

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Android 4.3 has been popping up here and there on the internet for a while now, but now the leak has spread even further. If you’re the proud owner of a Nexus 4, there is a working Android 4.3 build posted up on XDA-Developers.com. This particular build was extracted from a Nexus 4 ...

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AT&T now has fastest and most reliable 4G LTE network

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Get ready for some new ad campaigns with a bit of mud slinging and braggadocio. AT&T now owns the title of fastest 4G LTE network and the most reliable in the nation. That is, of course, the claims from independent third-party data hold up. So who is it that says AT&T has the best 4G... ...

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Verizon CFO confirms ‘Edge’ early upgrade program but sheds few details

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Big Red plans to join AT&T and T-Mobile in the game of early smartphone upgrades.

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HTC One Mini announced for August

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Limited availability begins next month with a global roll out slated for September.

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Next-gen Nexus 7 video and specs leak ahead of next week’s rumored debut

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The pieces are falling into place for a July 24 announcement followed quickly with retail availability.

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Battle Dragons coming to Android soon; win a copy now! UPDATED

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Spacetime Studios has another surefire hit on their hands with this one... and you can get it in your hands before it's launched!

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[UPDATED] Pricing for Nexus 7 successor leaked, announcement next week?

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Just a little while ago, we told you that Google is arranging an event on July 24  where we might see the Moto X, Android 4.3 and probably the sequel of the Nexus 7. Talking about the Nexus 7, ASUS rep recently shared some details about the upcoming tablet as well, and now there’s some... ...

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Cricket Wireless announces Samsung Galaxy Discover, Samsung Galaxy Admire II

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The two Android-powered smartphones are slated to arrive at the carrier's doorstep on July 21.

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5 fun things to do with your Instagram photos

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Take your pictures from the digital space to the living room...or office...or locker...or the museum!

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Google schedules Android-related event for July 24

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The "Breakfast with Sundar Pichai" could be formal announcement of Android 4.3 as well as new products. Of course, it could be Chrome-related too...

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Samsung trademark applications hint at future Galaxy stars

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Every once in a while I like to swing by the U.S. Patent and Trademarks Office (USPTO) to see what sort of hints I can stumble over. Are there any new, fun Android products on the horizon? While not always proof positive of future devices or product names, it’s often a good place to ...

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