Report Finds Android Could Eclipse iOS Install Base Within a Year

We’ve seen our fair share of reports and studies over the last year which show Android’s market share on the rise.  With each quarter that passes another survey comes out telling us that our favorite platform is doing better than the competition.  At some point all this Android ...

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Pocket Legends Celebrates Anniversary By Setting All Premium Content Free for Two Weeks

Spacetime Studios is celebrating the one year anniversary of their popular MMO game, Pocket Legends, with a terrific promotion.  Starting today and running through May 4th, new and existing players can access all main premium areas at no cost. At three million downloads and counting, we can ...

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T-Mobile’s G-Slate Arrives April 20th with $529.99 Price Tag

T-Mobile’s next Android tablet, the G-Slate, arrives tomorrow with an official price tag of $529.99 after two year contract and $100 mail-in rebate.  The carrier announced via twitter and their blog yesterday that the Honeycomb-powered tablet from LG hits stores and online on April 20th. ...

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Gingerbread for European Galaxy S Gets Halted

Word came down over the weekend that Vodafone customers were seeing a Gingerbread update for their Samsung Galaxy S handsets.  Awesome, right?  Not so fast.  Today we’ve learned that someone has stopped the update dead in its tracks.  According to the carrier, Google is responsible for ...

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Sonos Controller Arrives for Android

Initially expected to show up in March, the official Sonos Controller for Android has arrived today.  If you can count yourself among those that own a Sonos S5 (or any Sonos ZonePlayer), then you’ll definitely want to download the free app for your handset. Features include voice search, ...

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Sony Ericsson Reports Q1 Results, Looks to New Xperia Handsets for Rebound

Sony Ericsson’s first quarter results are in and they appear to be a mixed bag for the conglomerate.  With them putting more focus on smart phones and less on feature phones, overall sales have dropped (-19%) a bit.  With a 23% decrease as compared to same time last year, shipments were ...

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Dual-Screen Kyocera Echo Now Available from Sprint

Here’s a little reminder for you guys and gals to check out the Kyocera Echo at your local Sprint store. The phone, which went on sale yesterday, runs $199.99 and features two high-resolution 3.5-inch WVGA displays which can be connected to form a large 4.7-inch display.   Specifications ...

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T-Mobile Airing Pair of Sidekick 4G Commercials [VIDEO]

T-Mobile began airing a pair of new commercials centered around the new Sidekick 4G from Samsung.  Both feature a rapper telling us, and Carly, all about some of the things he does with his Sidekick 4G.  Each is short (30 seconds) but full of details, as you’ll see once you hit the break.

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Angry Birds Seasons Updated to Include Easter [VIDEO]

And just like that, Rovio is back with another Angry Birds Seasons update.  Just in time for Easter, the game picks up a whole batch of new levels (54!) with chocolate bunnies, donuts, and golden Easter eggs.  If you already have the game on your Android phone or tablet, look for an update. ...

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Test Gingerbread Build for EVO Leaks to Interwebs

Yet another coveted Android ROM has leaked to the internet this week, this time in the form of Gingerbread for the EVO 4G.  The popular Sprint handset is a favorite among hackers and modders who will likely grab this file and tinker away.  With the weekend approaching and the chance to spend a ...

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Grab a Smartphone Coaster for Your Android Phone

Where’s your Android phone at right now?  Chances are really good that your handset is just sitting there on the desk next to you or in your pocket while you read this from a computer or laptop. Why not do yourself a favor and pick up a Smartphone Coaster for the office?  The ...

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HTC Sensation ROM Leaks, Features Sense 3.0

Bummed when you heard the news that your HTC handset wouldn’t see the newest version of Sense UI?  Chin up little fella.  Hackers and modders have your back.  Even though the Sensation is at least a few weeks off, a test build of the handsets ROM has landed online.  And, as the headline ...

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Contract Pricing for Upcoming Verizon Smart Phones Leaks

The two-year contract prices for multiple Verizon handsets has leaked to the internet today, giving consumers a clear indication as to what lies ahead. Among the list of devices is the Samsung Droid Charge, LG Revolution, and Droid Incredible 2. Looking over the prices we get the sense that ...

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IGDA Cautions Developers Against Amazon App Store

The International Game Developers Association (IGDA) Board of Directors has taken to their blog to voice concerns over the new Amazon App Store. Whereas many casual developers might look to Amazon as a terrific alternative to the Android Market, the IDGA advises them to think things through. As ...

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Hotwire Releases Travel Ticker with Personalized Travel Deals

Hotwire, Inc. recently dropped their Travel Ticker application into the Android Market, allowing for even easier to access personalized travel deal. Android (2.2+) users can now receive instant push alerts when deals for their favorite destinations are offered, browse photo galleries of ...

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