Google Play reviews now tied to Google+ profiles

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Google doesn’t want anyone leaving anonymous or fake author names with Google Play reviews so, beginning today, things will be a bit different. If you want to leave a review for an app, game, or anything else in the Play Store, then you’ll need to log in with your Google+ account. ...

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CYBER MONDAY: Score a $100 gift card with a Sonos Wireless HiFi System

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Thinking of picking up a Sonos Wireless HiFi System for your home or office? First of all, congrats on that – you’re gonna love it. Second, you’re in luck today as you can pick up a $100 gift card to either Best Buy or Target if you purchase yours on Cyber Monday (November ...

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LG Optimus G2 rumors starting up already?

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Details include a quad-core 2GHz CPU, 5-inch 1080p HD display, and Android 5.0.

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Sprint adds another 11 cities to growing LTE network

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Sprint today announced that it has added 11 new cities to its growing 4G LTE roster, bringing the total number to 43 markets. While it might pale in comparison to others such as Verizon, it’s worth reminding that the network only started its official build out in July 2012. If you would ...

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HTC Deluxe not heading to Europe after all?

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A number rumors of an HTC Deluxe have surfaced over the months, and even more so in the wake of the Droid DNA. Expected to hit the global markets as an international version of the 5-inch HTC smartphone, Europe seemed an almost lock as one of those regions. According to HTC, however, ...

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Samsung moves 5 million Galaxy Note II’s around the world

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Samsung today announced that the Galaxy Note II has topped 5 million units, barely two months into its life cycle  It’s not clear where this global figure is the for retail sales or overall shipments, however it’s a commendable figure nonetheless. Assuming Samsung uses the same ...

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RadioShack offering Verizon Galaxy S III with discounts, coupons, and Google Play credits

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Considering picking up a Samsung Galaxy S III? Considering going through Verizon for the hot smartphone? You might want to also consider RadioShack’s deal for the handset which just launched this morning.  Running for two days only, you can get the Samsung device with all sorts of ...

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Sprint extends Samsung deals through December 3

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Sprint just dropped us a line to advise the Black Friday-Cyber Monday deal will continue on for at least a few more days. As of now, it looks to run through December 3. What’s the fuss, you ask? Oh nothing, just free Galaxy S II and Galaxy Nexus handsets with two-year service agreements, ...

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Verizon gets its 4G LTE version of Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

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Verizon has become the latest wireless provider (Sprint, AT&T) to announce its version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1. A press release from today advises that the 10.1-inch tablet is available for $499 where can be paired with a month-month data plan. Should you have one of the ...

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T-Mobile ‘Samsung Holiday Sale’ starts Black Friday

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T-Mobile’s holiday sales are getting ready to kick off on Friday, November 23 and are expected to run through December 20. Like the stuff that the carrier did last week, these promotions revolve around Samsung 4G devices.  There are a number of deals to choose from, some phone, and some ...

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AT&T announces Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals

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AT&T has officially announced its Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, listing all their wireless and U-Verse promotions for the coming few days. While we’d like to have seen more cutting-edge hardware or newer models, the deals aren’t all that bad. We’ve pulled out the ...

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Avengers Initiative launches for select Android devices

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What do you do this weekend after you belly up to the table for a Hulk-sized meal? Normally, you drift off into a turkey coma. This year, however, you take on the role of the Hulk as you track down bad guys like Wendigo, Abomination, The Kronan, and The Skrulls.  That’s right, you ...

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Cricket Wireless announces $129 Groove for November 21

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Cricket Wireless is set to add another Android device to their portfolio tomorrow as the carrier pulls the curtain back on its new Groove handset. Built by ZTE, the smartphone runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread (yikes!) and features a 3.2-megapixel camera, 1GB internal storage, microSD expansion, and ...

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Gree to shutter OpenFeint in December as developers consider alternatives

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It doesn’t seem all that long ago that we were talking about all the major games being released with OpenFeint integration. As one of the bigger and better options for Android developers, users enjoyed its features such as leaderboards, achievements, friend lists, and cross-platform ...

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Sony Odin, Yuga specs suggest 5-inch displays in compact form factor

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New details for the upcoming Sony Yuga and Sony Odin smartphones have surfaced, giving us an idea as to the dimensions for each device. Speaking of which, it’s now being reported that both models are largely the same design. The Yuga will be an Asian edition of the device and the Odin ...

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