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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Samsung Galaxy S4 rumored to have 5-inch 1080p HD display

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Here’s one of those rumors that make you say, “Yeah, that sounds about right.” For those who follow Android closely, it’s possible that the next bit of news has them saying, “No duh”. Samsung next big flagship, the Galaxy S 4, will come in 2013 and will ...

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Samsung to announce Galaxy S II Plus in 2013?

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Samsung is not quite ready to leave the Galaxy S II series of smartphones behind, according to rumors still gathering steam. While we might look for the Galaxy S4 to reign over the top echelon of smartphones, Samsung may strengthen their grip on the mid-range with a Galaxy S II Plus. ...

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Social calendar app UpTo comes to Android

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After having become one of the more popular apps of its kind on iOS, UpTo has brought its social-based calendar to Android. With this free title, users can look ahead to the future and see not only what they have on the agenda, but also what their co-workers, friends and family members will be ...

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RadioShack now offering discounted Galaxy S III with $50 Google Play credit

RadioShack began offering the Samsung Galaxy S III at discounted rates yesterday, November 18, which are pretty darn appealing if you ask us. For a limited time you can pick one of these 16GB models up from AT&T or Verizon for $99.99 with a two-year service agreement. What’s more, the ...

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Samsung to refresh the look of Galaxy S III for Valentines Day

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Samsung is expected to introduce new floral-inspired La Fleur designs for its Galaxy S III smartphone in the coming months. Presumably tied to a Valentines Day refresh, the flagship phone looks to have at least three new designs on the horizon. There’s no word on whether these are for ...

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Amazon offering limited time savings on select Verizon smartphones

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Select models are discounted as low as one penny for new accounts.

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HD Widgets 3.7 debuts for Android 4.2 with a dozen new widgets

The cloud.tv team has dropped a spankin’ new version of its HD Widgets application for Android, just as Android 4.2 begins rolling out with new and existing devices.  Swing on by the Google Play Store and check out v3.7 and you’ll find five a dozen new widgets (five for phone, seven ...

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U.S. Cellular intros unlimited 4G LTE plan

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For a limited time, you can can opt for the carrier's 4G LTE plan for only $40 per month

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Will Google and Dish Network disrupt wireless industry?

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The two entities are rumored to be in cahoots over launching a new wireless service.

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Sprint offering sales before and after Black Friday

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Sprint, like T-Mobile, doesn’t think you should have to wait until November 23 to get in on some smartphone savings. The nation’s third largest carrier today announced that it will be hosting some pre-Black Friday deals on November 22 (Thanksgiving). While stores might be closed ...

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Samsung tied to rumors of 5-inch device for CES

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As if it were a surprise, Samsung is said to be readying a 1080p HD display for upcoming devices.

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Sony gets chatty about forthcoming flagship smartphone

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With around two months to go before the International CES kicks off, Sony has already started chatting up strategy.  Mobile sales head Dennis van Schie recently spoke to Financial Times Deutschland where he indicated their upcoming flagship handset will compete with with the likes of the ...

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Facebook app gets “Share” button

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  Facebook today announced that it has begun integrating a Share button on News Feed articles from your Android app. With this update, Facebook for Android makes it easier than ever to share stories, images, and other stuff from your handset. As is the case with the desktop experience, ...

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