Various versions of Galaxy S II on sale at Amazon

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Just a quick note to let you guys know that the various iterations of the Samsung Galaxy S II are on sale over at Amazon Wireless.  Depending on which carrier you are looking for, the hot Gingerbread devices range in price from $99.99 up to $199.99 with contract.  Sprint’s model, the Epic ...

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Toshiba’s 7-inch Thrive goes on sale

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The 7-inch variation of the Toshiba Thrive has gone on sale this week, giving U.S. consumers yet another option in portable Honeycomb experiences.  Available in either 16GB ($379) or 32GB ($429) models, the Thrive 7 includes a 1GHz Tegra 2 dual-core processor, 5-megapixel rear camera and ...

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LG Revolution successor, the Spectrum, gets spied in render form

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We’re getting our first look at the successor to the LG Revolution thanks to leaked renders which surfaced over on PocketNow. Details for the 4G LTE ‘Spectrum’ handset look promising and keep right in line with other high-end Android smartphones. Hardware includes a 720p HD ...

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Amazon to issue software update to Kindle Fire in “next two weeks”

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Amazon hears the initial complaints for their Kindle Fire and look to address some of them with an update.

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Samsung announces 300 million+ handset shipments for 2011

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Samsung announced over the weekend that they have shipped more than 300 million handsets worldwide in 2011 with a month left to go.  Easily besting last year’s 280 million figure, we’re anxious to see where they end up for the full year.  The strategy of releasing flagship devices ...

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Nielsen provides insight into app popularity by age

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Nielsen has released a new set of data which looks at the popularity of Android applications across various age groups.  What does the study tell us?  Well, for starters, Facebook is the most popular application no matter how old you might be.  Beating other hot games and apps like Angry Birds, ...

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Google introduces faster movie search for Android devices

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Google today announced a faster, more interactive movie search today for mobile browsers running on Android and iOS devices. Now when searching for a movie or theater on Google.com, the results come up in a swipeable ribbon with with movie posters, showtimes, summaries, ratings, and more.  The ...

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HTC begins deploying Sense 3.0 to Incredible S, Desire HD

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Those of you living in the UK who happen to own an HTC Incredible S or Desire HD are advised to keep an eye out for an update.  HTC has confirmed that their custom user interface is being upgraded to v3.0 this weekend, starting immediately.  Considered “older” in today’s ...

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U.S. Cellular offers up Gingerbread to Galaxy Tab (7″)

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U.S. Cellular just dropped us a line to advise that the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update is now ready for the Galaxy Tab.  So, if you’re one of their subscribers, and rocking the original Android tablet, you can head to the carrier’s website and get started.  The update is 220MB and ...

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The Next Big Thing – Movies & Music [VIDEO]

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Samsung's latest Galaxy S II ad focuses on Android's flexibility in download music and movies.

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NVIDIA shows off Tegra 3 capabilities with Shadowgun demo [VIDEO]

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NVIDIA is pretty darn proud of their quad-core Tegra 3 processor, and for good reason.  Once you see what the next-gen chipset is capable of you’ll never look at a single-core or dual-core device the same.  Check out the two minute video below which shows the Kal-El Tegra 3 handles gaming ...

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Google announces Google Currents for Android devices

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Google announces a new app that ties RSS, Reader, public Google+ accounts, and online magazines into one, gorgeous package.

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Google digs deeper into the 10 billion Android downloads (Infographic)

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If there's one thing we learned it's that people love to smack Talking Tom around. If there's another thing it's that we love download arcade games on Sunday night.

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Twitter announces new look and design, releases v3.0 of Android app

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The Android 3.0 app is the first look at a new approach for Twitter and social networking.

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Night of the Living Dead Defense pairs two of our faves – tower defense and zombies

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  What happens when you pair a tower defense style of game play with George Romero’s classic title Night of the Living Dead?  You get Night of the Living Dead Defense, that’s what.  The new game recently arrived as an Amazon exclusive which puts players on the front lines of ...

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