Antares: The $4,000 Lamborghini Android smartphone you’ll never own

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Got an extra $4,000 lying around, wishing you knew what to do with it? Here’s what you do with it, baller – scoop up a limited edition Antares smartphone. Priced “around $4,000″, Tonino Lamborghini’s smartphone will be available in limited edition and helps define a new ...

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U.S. Cellular’s prepaid smartphones now offered through Amazon

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Today sees U.S. Cellular expanding its prepaid reach by offering devices to customers through Amazon.com. Effective immediately, customers can purchase a prepaid device through Amazon.com and activate it on any of U.S. Cellular’s prepaid plans. No, they’re not all Android-powered, but ...

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Google bows trio of Nexus 5 ads

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Google has dropped a threesome of advertisement teasers for the Nexus 5 on the YouTube channel, each touting a different aspect of the phone. Specifically, these short 15-second clips are nothing all that new those who follow the Android space closely. Still, the average user and typical ...

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Moto G arrives in U.S. ahead of schedule;

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The Moto G smartphone from Motorola is now available to those of you living in the United States. Indeed, this guy has arrived much earlier than expected and is ready for your hard-earned cash. Not too much, mind you, the Moto G only costs $179.99 without a contract. Starting today, people in ...

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Dead Zebra’s Series 04 Android collectibles on sale Friday, November 29

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Just a quick note to let you guys and gals know that you’ll want to put aside a little bit of that Black Friday money. The Series 04 Android collectibles go on sale Friday, November 29 and these guys are likely to sell through quite quickly. Series 04 will be available from the Dead Zebra ...

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Samsung Galaxy S3 only $259.99 today on Amazon (Virgin, Boost)

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Amazon is selling one of the most popular Android’s of all time at drastic discounts for the no-contract carriers It’s Black Friday Week over at Amazon so you know what that means! Deals, deals, and more deals. We’re going to do our best to keep you guys and gals in the loop ...

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MetroPCS adds ONE TOUCH Fierce and ONE TOUCH Evolve to lineup

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MetroPCS announced on Monday that a pair of Alcatel smartphones have joined the carrier’s lineup. Tapped with very affordable price points, the ONE TOUCH Fierce and ONE TOUCH Evolve are low-cost Androids with no long-term commitments. The $99 Fierce runs Android 4.2.2. Jelly Bean, ...

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Gold HTC One intro’d for European crowd

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HTC has introduced a new gold color option for the HTC One smartphone, though it hasn’t disclosed availability or pricing. The gold version joins other variants including silver, black, blue, and red. Reportedly, this model will stay in European markets, however we would not be surprised ...

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Eric Schmidt pens guide to converting from iPhone to Android

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Google’s Eric Schmidt took to his Google+ account yesterday to write up a rather lengthy guide on how to convert from iPhone to Android. As he notes, many of his friends are switch from Apple’s device to something that runs Android. His unofficial tutorial spans setting up your ...

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HTC One Google Play Edition is latest to score KitKat

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The HTC One Google Play Edition is the latest Android smartphone to pick up its Android 4.4 KitKat software update. According to multiple reports, the rollout began somewhere over the early hours of Monday morning. As you might expect, the update comes over the air and weighs in around 300MB. ...

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Samsung debuts Galaxy Grand 2 for ‘selective regions’

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Samsung on Monday introduced its latest Android smartphone, the Galaxy Grand 2, moderately sized device with mid-range specifications. Powered by Android 4.3 Jelly Bean, the phone runs Samsung’s TouchWiz UI and features hardware that may be suited for emerging markets. Details include a ...

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AT&T’s Moto X is latest to receive Android 4.4 KitKat

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Your move, Sprint. AT&T has followed both Verizon and T-Mobile in rolling out the Android 4.4 KitKat updates to their Moto X smartphones. The changelog looks to be the same as the other two; no new bloatware or services.  If you have any one of these three versions of the Motorola ...

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Facebook 4.0 app for Android to usher in new UI

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The next big release of Facebook’s mobile app for Android should usher in a new UI, according to reports. Allegedly, the 4.0 version of Facebook for Android features the design and layout you see in the images above. It’s not clear, exactly, how soon Facebook plans to roll out this ...

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Leaked Samsung chassis could belong to Galaxy S5 or Galaxy F

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Pictures surfacing in France today may provide our first look at the chassis or casting mold that helps constitute the Samsung Galaxy S5. Then again, we might be viewing the innards of a rumored Galaxy F series, too. Whatever the case, the device looks to feature a metallic chassis, a rarity in ...

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Sony investigating Android 4.4 KitKat upgrades for multiple devices

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Sony may expand its Android 4.4 KitKat plans to include a number of additional devices. Head over to the company’s support page for devices such as the Xperia ZR, Xperia T, Xperia TX and Xperia V and you’ll find that it lists the devices as being “Under Investigation”. Check out ...

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