PayPal 3.0 update include support for NFC

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PayPal updated its Android application to v3.0 this morning and tossed in a number of handy features, most notably the ability to use NFC for request money from friends and other users. The new version also provides a completely overhauled landing screen, an easier way to send money, and ...

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Griffin and Dijit announce Beacon universal remote for Android

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Griffin Technology Inc. and Dijit Media, today unveiled the Android-only version of their Beacon Universal Remote Control System.  Available immediately for $69.99  through Best Buy, the wireless AV controller connects with Android handsets and tablets, enabling total control over your home ...

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Sprint recommends multiple Android handsets as gifts for holidays

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Sprint has tossed a press release out today which essentially amounts to nothing more than a reminder of their current Android portfolio.  The list comprises not only their own smartphones but those under the Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile arms as well.  Take a look at the list below and figure ...

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Consumer Reports gives top scores to various Android smartphones

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Which models scored higher than the iPhone 4S?

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T-Mobile’s Samsung Galaxy S II among best handsets in history [REVIEW]

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The latest Samsung Android smartphone takes its place at the top of T-Mobile's lineup.

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Burn the Rope Worlds arrives with 100 new levels

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Big Blue Bubble today announced that the followup to their popular title, Burn the Rope, has arrived in the Android Market.  Featuring 100 new levels, 4 new worlds, a new mode of gameplay, Burn the Rope Worlds is available for Android 1.6 devices and above.  The game is free to download and ...

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Asus reportedly delays Transformer Prime for Ice Cream Sandwich

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The quad-core tablet gets postponed a month in order to get Android 4.0 install.

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HTC Edge may arrive as world’s first quad-core Android smartphone

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Should arrive in Q1/Q2 with a number of improvements over today's top HTC products.

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Android extends lead as top smartphone platform in U.S.

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The latest stats from ComScore are out and, as one might expect, Android has continued to grow its lead over other mobile platforms.  Increasing by nearly 5 points (4.6) over the previous quarter and now commands 44.8 percent of the U.S. smartphone market.  Apple, growing slightly at 0.8 point, ...

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Amazon rumored to offer 8.9-inch tablet before quad-core Hollywood arrives

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Word on the street this morning is that Amazon is set to introduce a third model in their Android-based tablet line in the new year.  Expected to arrive before the 10.1-inch quad-core  ‘Hollywood’ tablet, this new model will come with an 8.9-inch display size.  According to a ...

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Barnes & Noble’s NOOK Tablet arrives at $249

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As expected, Barnes & Noble unveiled the latest member of their NOOK family today in the form of the NOOK Tablet.  Grabbing the baton passed off by the NOOK Color, the new tablet runs $249 and features an improved hardware and software experience.  Specs include a dual-core 1GHz CPU, 1GB ...

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AT&T’s Tailgate National LTE (HTC Vivid) ad lands online [VIDEO]

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The carrier begins advertising the 4G LTE network speeds.

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Atari releases Greatest Hits game pack for Android

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Retro gaming fans can purchase 25 separate game packs for $0.99 each or buy all 100 games for a discounted price of $9.99.

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Motorola Corvair surfaces as 6-inch Android-powered TV controller

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A leaked picture of a retail box for a Motorola “Corvair” has surfaced, indicating the company is prepping a small tablet/ TV controller.  Likely to be tied with Google TV, the 6-inch Android 2.3-powered device is called a  “dedicated controller” designed for the ...

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Specs and benchmarks surface for SONY Ericsson Nozomi

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We’re at that point in the year where we begin to see the first details and rumors surface for products that won’t likely debut until early 2012.  As we head into the last two months of the year, we’ll be treated to a number of handsets and tablets that should make their way ...

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