Review: Antec Cleaning Spray Kit

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Face it, your Android smartphone and tablet get smudged a lot.  And no matter what display technology is used nor how clean you try to keep your fingers, at some point you look down at your device and see fingerprints and smudges.  What do you normally do to clean your screen?  Breath hot air ...

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U.S. Cellular trims $100 off all smartphones

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U.S. Cellular today announced that they have trimmed $100 off all their smartphones, including the Android stuff you all love. Deals include the Motorola Electrify for $149.99 as well as the Samsung Repp and Huawei Ascend II for just a penny each. And like the year-end deals that the carrier ...

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Angry Birds Seasons updated for Chinese New Year

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Get ready for the Year of the Dragon!  Rovio Mobile has updated their wildly successful Angry Birds Seasons with a whole set of new levels and fun all designed around the Chinese New Year.  Arriving in the nick of time, the new features include the ability to use the Mighty Eagle (Mighty ...

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“Awww, I just got Samsunged” [VIDEO]

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Check out the video below to see Samsung’s latest “Next Big Thing” spot that should soon be hitting a television near you.  While it’s not all that different from other commercials running on TV right now, it does give us a new term to use for these types of situations. ...

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Namco Bandai: “Freemium model does not work for high-quality games”

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Namco Bandai, the name behind Android games such as PAC-MAN and Flight Control,  has come out in opposition of the freemium model that is becoming popular among mobile apps.  More specifically, they believe that it’s not possible to sustain a business model using this method so long as ...

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Verizon taps Purple Droid Razr with January 23 launch

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You probably heard last week that Verizon announced a purple variation of their popular Droid Razr handset during CES.  What you didn’t get, however, was a price point or launch date.  Today sees those blanks filled in as the carrier puts the Android-powered smartphone on the calendar for ...

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Poll: Ever considered a “rugged” Android?

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Ever thought about an Android phone that can handle drops, water, and dust? Why or why not?

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Dual-core LG Spectrum now on sale at Verizon

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Verizon’s latest Android smartphone, the LG Spectrum, has officially gone on sale today, if only online.  Expected to hit retail stores shortly, the 1.5GHz dual-core handset features a number of high end specs including 4G LTE connectivity.  As a reminder, details include Android 2.3.5 ...

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Virgin Mobile to implement ‘data speed reduction’ (throttling) on March 23

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Speeds will drop down to 256kbps for anyone who exceeds 2.5GB in a month.

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Sony Ericsson announces rocky Q4, ready to start over with new branding

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The joint venture is ready to put a tough 2011 behind them and push forward with renewed efforts.

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Each Kindle Fire generating more than $100 in additional revenue for Amazon

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We’ve learned that even though the Kindle Fire sells for only $199.99 it actually costs slightly more than that to manufacture and sell them.  What normally sounds a little bit silly – selling devices for a loss – is actually turning out to be rather profitable for Amazon. ...

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Sony Ericsson 2012 roadmap surfaces with a dozen Android devices

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Sony Ericsson does not appear content to sit behind Samsung, Motorola, LG, or any other player.

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LG Intros Optimus Pad LTE

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LG today introduced their first Android-powered tablet capable of support LTE networks in the form of the –wait for it– Optimus Pad LTE.  Running Android 3.2 Honeycomb and featuring a dual-core 1.5GHz processor, the Optimus Pad LTE also boasts an 8.9-inch 1280 x 720 True HD IPS ...

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Airnbnb debuts Android application

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Search and discover for 100,000+ places to stay in more than 192 countries with Airbnb's official client.

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Oracle: Google earning $10 million a day from Android

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In the ongoing sage that is lawsuits and patent infringements, Oracle has asked the courts to stay or dismiss a Java-related case against Google for upwards of 9 months. In the letter submitted to the courts, Oracle listed what they believe to be Google’s earnings from Android. According ...

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