Gameloft Policies Still Handcuffing Customers

We have touched on Gameloft’s policies a time or two here on AndroidGuys, mostly because they could use a little bit of help.  Regardless of how awesome their games are, the company could be doing better in many Android fans’ eyes.  Such is the case with an email we just got from ...

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Verizon Wireless Announces Froyo Update for Samsung Fascinate Starts April 21

Verizon dropped a little email in our inbox today to advise us that their Samsung Fascinate customers should be on the lookout for Android 2.2 update April 21st.  Starting tomorrow these users will be able to manually grab the update for themselves.  The whole process should only take about ...

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SwiftKey Testing New Keyboard with Personalization Features

Swiftkey has begun testing a new version of their popular keyboard replacement application which is said to feature personalization options.  According to our source, the customization centers around how the app plays with Gmail, Facebook, and Twitter data.  As to how exactly this works remains ...

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Meet Toshiba’s 10.1-Inch Regza Tablet AT300

Toshiba has officially announced a name and price for the 10.1-inch Android tablet that recently surfaced. Everyone say hello to the dual-core Tegra 2-powered Regza Tablet AT300! Featuring a 10.1-inch 1280×800 display and running Android 3.0 Honeycomb, the tablet arrives in Japan in June ...

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CourseSmart Provides Full Access to Library of eTextbooks and Digital Course Materials

College students and faculty will be please to learn that CourseSmart launched their Android application this week, bringing a massive library of eTextbooks and materials with it. The free application runs on Android devices with 1.5 or higher and provides users with complete access to their ...

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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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