Samsung officially deploys Android 4.0 to Galaxy S II

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The handset maker announces that Ice Cream Sandwich is being dished to the international versions of the Galaxy S II.

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Sony debuts the Xperia Sola with touchless navigation

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Sony today announced their next Android smartphone, the Xperia Sola, a 3.7-inch slab of sexy headed for international markets over the second quarter of this year.  Formerly known by its code name of ‘Pepper‘, the Android 2.3 handset features a 1GHz dual-core processor, NFC, Sony ...

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Sweet 16: Android apps for NCAA March Madness

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We gather the Elite 8 apps for your bracket needs and then toss in another 8 sports apps worth installing.

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Virgin Mobile adds $99 Venture to Android lineup

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Virgin Mobile has begun taking preorders for their next Android handset, the Gingerbread-powered (PCD) Venture, with expected shipping to begin March 15.  At $99 it’s pretty much all the Android you might hope to see out of a no-contract carrier, if not a little more.  Hardware is a blend ...

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Entry-level HTC Golf tipped in EXIF data

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An entry-level HTC device has been leaked via EXIF data found in the camera’s presumed first image.  Tipped as having a codename of HTC Golf, it sounds like the handset maker may be aiming for the lower end of the spectrum.  Rumored specs include Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, a display ...

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Amazon Wireless March Madness: Sprint penny phones, discounted Droids

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Save a bundle of money with Sprint and Verizon deals between now and March 26th.

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T-Mobile Galaxy S Blaze 4G gets March 21 launch

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T-Mobile has officially given the Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G a release date, listing the smartphone with a March 21 debut. Interested consumers will be able to go into select retail stores and pick one up.  A week later, the handset will be available in a wide release one week later, for $149.99 ...

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First image of Sony MT27i ‘Pepper’ arrives online

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The first alleged image of the Sony MT27i ‘Pepper’ smartphone has arrived online and it appears to be a cross between Xperia old and Xperia new (NXT).  The presumed dual-core handset looks to feature a 3.7-inch WVGA display, 512MB RAM, and 8GB internal storage.  We’re not ...

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Cleveland, New Orleans, and 10 additional markets to see AT&T LTE in summer

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The carrier's 4G LTE network will grow to new markets in April, May, and early summer.

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Instagram developers: “Android version better than iOS”

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As many of you know, we’ve been waiting for an awful long time for Instagram to come to Android.  Sure, we’ve gone through a number of photo filter and editing applications over the last few years and found a few that we really love.  Still, that’s not to say we aren’t ...

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Save $100! Buy Sony Tablet P and XPERIA Play for $299 from AT&T

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AT&T, borrowing from the Pantech strategy of bundling, has paired the Sony Tablet P and XPERIA Play in a discounted package for consumers looking to get a smartphone and tablet.  At $100 less than its normal asking price the Tablet P is already a good pickup, however tossing in a ...

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Track all of your online orders, shipments with Slice for Android

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Slice this week announced the general availability of an Android edition of their popular online shopping and tracking service. After more than 10 million downloads on iOS we can imagine this app will see more than a few on Android. What exactly does it do?  Pretty much everything, as it ...

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Samsung scores 30 exclusive ‘Danger Zone’ levels in Angry Birds Space

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Well, now we know more about that exclusive content that Samsung scored with the Angry Birds Space launch.  A new press release went out early this morning telling us what we can expect to see on select Galaxy handsets and tablets.  Queue up your Kenny Loggins, it’s called Danger Zone and ...

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Can $90 in freebies help jump-start Droid Xyboard sales?

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  If you’re subscribed to Motorola’s website then you’ve probably received an email this week, advising that the Droid Xyboard tablets were being offered with limited-time promotions.  For those who are not, Motorola is selling both models with $90 in free accessories in ...

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Sprint brings the ZTE Fury, an entry-level Gingerbread for $20

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Looking to go the dirt-cheap route for an Android smartphone? This should suffice.

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