Sony Ericsson dates ICS update for select models

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Sony Ericsson has become the latest hardware maker to put provide detailed behind plans for an Android 4.0 update across select products.  Specifically, the company has outlined the starting time frame for Ice Cream Sandwich rollout for the 2011 Xperia line.  Essentially the newer models will ...

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Android hits 700,000 daily activations

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At a rate of eight activated devices per second, Android shows no sign of slowing.

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Christmas-themed update arrives for Sega’s Fallen Realms

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Do you have what it takes to help Santa get his red suit back so he can deliver presents on Christmas?  Sega’s Fallen Realms has been updated to include a new campaign for Christmas which can help players earn new special in-game items.  The turn-based combat game features mystic relics, ...

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It’s not too late to order a Kindle Fire for Christmas!

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Order before 8PM PST on December 21st and you can have it before Christmas!

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Super Bowl XLVI to be streamed live online, over NFL Mobile app

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As if you needed another reason to keep your Android phone or tablet in the living room… Super Bowl XLVI, taking place February 5th 2012, will be streamed both online and on mobile phones for the first time, the NFL said Tuesday. Rather than a simple broadcast of the same stuff ...

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Ring in the new year with official Times Square Ball Drop application

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Toshiba and Livestream have announced an updated release of the official application for watching the ball drop on New Year’s Eve.  Available for free in the Android Market, Times Square Official Ball App, gives users the best seat in the house, regardless of location.  We’re ...

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Celebrate 20 years of O.P.P. with free Naughty by Nature eBook

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Here’s one of those things that make us feel really, really old.  Last week Naughty by Nature released a 20th anniversary edition of their breakout album The Anthem, Inc. This week, a free Android eBook arrives providing added insight and backstory into the album and early career. ...

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Automattic releases tablet-friendly WordPress 2.0 for Android

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The blogging app gets a major overhaul and integrates a new tablet-optimized design.

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Jelly Defense gets a Christmas update full of reindeer and cookies

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Infinite Games has released a Christmas update to their drop-dead gorgeous tower defense game, Jelly Defense, complete with cookies, reindeer, and new content.  The popular title, which has seen more than 100,000 downloads already, gets better with a new, endless level, a pair of winter levels, ...

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Gameloft debuts NFL Pro 2012 for Android devices

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Gameloft pinged us yesterday to advise that they recently released a new freemium game, NFL Pro 2012 in the Android Market.  Dropping last week on December 15th, the football game features more than 2,000 players from all 32 teams, and comes with the full blessing of the NFL.  If you’ve ...

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Samsung announces Android 4.0 for Galaxy line

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Samsung’s blog has a post up today which outlines the various models expected to see an Android 4.0 update in the new year.  According to the device maker there are a number of handsets and tablets which will be treated to Ice Cream Sandwich, with some starting in the first quarter.  The ...

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AT&T poised to carry modified Samsung Galaxy Note in early 2012?

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The gigantic Samsung Galaxy Note may find itself arriving in the United States in early 2012 rocking support for AT&T’s LTE network.  The handset, which features a 5.3-inch Super AMOLED display, an 8-megapixel camera, and 2,500mAh battery, looks to be getting a bit of a hardware ...

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Is Google prepping a Nexus tablet?

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Might Google be preparing to enter the Android tablet game with an officially-backed tablet much like the Nexus handset series?  Depending on how much you read into the context and translation of the following, the answer is yes.  According to Google’s own Eric Schmidt, the company plans ...

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Sprint announces trio of Glu Mobile ID Packs

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Sprint has unveiled a trio of new Sprint ID Packs today, all of which are packed with games from Glu Mobile.  Depending on what kind of gaming interests (family-friendly, casual, or hardcore shooter games) you have, you’ll enjoy either the Guitar Hero, Deer Hunter, or the ...

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Cricket announces $250 Huawei Mercury

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Cricket today announced their next Android smartphone , unveiling the $250 Huawei Mercury putting it on sale immediately. As the most powerful device in the carrier’s lineup thus far, the specifications are on par with some of today’s better handsets.  We’re not exactly clear ...

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