Sony pencils in Android 4.1 dates for 2012 Xperia line

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Sony today announced that it plans to issue Android updates to a number of its 2012 Xperia line. As you might expect, it’s a matter of newer and more robust devices getting preference over those that are not. Keep in mind that while Sony does have a general time frame, things can slip or ...

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Wheel of Fortune celebrates 30 years with new mobile game

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Popular television game show Wheel of Fortune has a brand new Android app to help celebrate its 30 years anniversary. Available through the Amazon Appstore (Android devices, and Kindle Fire), the game has a number of new features. Details include a story-based career mode, Pass&Play ...

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U.S. Cellular schedules Jelly Bean update for Galaxy S III for December 21

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U.S. Cellular is the latest carrier to announce plans for the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update on the Galaxy S III. The software update for the Samsung Galaxy  S III will be available from Friday, December 21 where it will be offered in an over-the-air and USB manner. Starting Friday, those with ...

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Samsung readying new audio docking station, rumor suggests

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Samsung is prepping a next-generation audio docking station, according to a source close to SamMobile. Presumably making its debut at either CES or Mobile World Congress, the new stations look to connect via microUSB. Details are pretty much par for the course in a device such as this and ...

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comScore: Android fuels smartphone growth in five leading European markets

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The top five European markets (France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom)  have seen a modest surge in smartphone adoption over the last year, according to new a report from comScore.  Overall smartphone penetration has reached 54.6 percent of mobile users, up 13 percent over last ...

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Amazon offering Galaxy S III for a penny, Galaxy Note II for $99 (Sprint)

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  Here’s a quick note to let you prospective Sprint customers know that Amazon is holding a limited time sale on some of the top devices of the season. If you’re thinking of jumping to the Now Network then NOW would be the time to do so. There’s no indication as to how ...

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Fresh batch of Sony Yuga photos leak online

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A new set of images for the yet-announced Sony Yuga have come online, giving us pretty much the same look at the device as before.  If you haven’t had a chance to see these yet, you’ll want to catch up quickly as this one is shaping up to be something special. Recent details, ...

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Sprint announces Clearwire acquisition

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Sprint today announced that it has officially entered into an agreement to acquire the roughly 50 percent stake in Clearwire that it currently does not own. At a rate of $2.97 per share, the price comes in at 128 percent value as compared to the closing price of shares on the day before the ...

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AT&T announces Android 4.1 Jelly Bean for Motorola Atrix HD

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AT&T today announced its latest Android smartphone, the Motorola Atrix HD  to pick up a 4.1 Jelly Bean update. Available to users immediately, the update brings all the familiar features such as Google Now, smarter keyboard and widgets, and rich notifications. ATRIX HD customers can get the ...

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Lookout: 18 million infected Android devices by end of 2013

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There will be a total of 18 million malware infected Android devices from the start of 2012 through the end of 2013,according to estimates from the security experts at Lookout. The firm has released their annual Mobile Threat Predictions for next year and forecast that toll fraud will be the ...

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Sony Yuga rumored with outlandish 3GB RAM, 128GB storage, 16-megapixel camera

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Well, well, well. The rumor mill just kicked into ludicrous speed with the yet-announced Sony Yuga. Details hitting the internet today have the forthcoming flagship device as having unheard of hardware. Reportedly, the Yuga will employ a Samsung Exynos 5 quad-core processor, 3GB RAM, 128 GB ...

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Google+ gets ‘new batch of features’ in Android app

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The Google team announces 18 new features for Google+, many of which are optimized for the Android experience. Google today announced a slew of new features for Google+ which encompass the standard PC experiences as well as Android. The updated Android app will see a number of great additions ...

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Sprint announces Android 4.1 for HTC EVO 4G LTE

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It’s Jelly Bean day! Following Verizon’s lead, Sprint today announced that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is available for the HTC EVO 4G LTE. Rolling out in stages over the next few weeks, it can also be downloaded via manual installation. Details include the standard fare of ...

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Verizon schedules Galaxy S III Jelly Bean update for December 14

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Verizon today announced that the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update will be available December 14. Those who own this particular device can manually download the update which also includes some additional touches. The update will include ISIS support, making them ready for the burgeoning payment ...

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Facebook 2.0 Android app brings the speed

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Facebook has today announced a new version of its Android application and this one is all about speed. We’re talking faster launching, faster notifications, faster image views, and faster access to profiles.  The Facebook 2.0 update should be going live later today so keep an eye on your ...

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