Sprint debuts ‘One Up’ yearly upgrade program

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Sprint announced on Friday that it has joined the other top carriers with an annual trade-in/upgrade program. Called “One Up” it lets customers trade their device in once every 12 months just so long as they have made that many consecutive payments. The One Up plan runs $65 per ...

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Moto X Developer Edition (CDMA) already out of stock

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In just the few days since its release Motorola’s new Moto X Developer Edition has already sold through. Priced at $649.99, the Verizon-ready smartphone with an unlockable bootloader seems to be pretty popular. It’s unclear as to how many of these were made available to start with ...

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ThemerApp public beta to commence October 1

The team at MyColorScreen is anxious to pull the curtain back on their Themer App for Android. An email going out today advises that the launch of the public beta will commence on October 1. Thanks again for your interest in Themer! We wanted to let you know that we’ll be starting our ...

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Google makes Quickoffice available for free to everyone

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Good Guy Google announced on Thursday that it is making Quickoffice free to anyone and everyone. As part of Google’s portfolio for the last year, it has grown and matured new features. But, seeing that not everyone is using Google Drive for documents and files, Google recently decided to ...

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eReatah tackles reading with subscription service

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Looking for a new alternative to reading books on your Android smartphone or tablet? Consider eReatah, an upstart service which employs a subscription method as opposed to buying individual books. Pricing starts at $14.99 per month (two books) and goes as high as $24.99 for four books downloads ...

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Leak confirms Asus as hardware maker for Nexus 10 successor

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New details from a Twitter source seem to confirm recent reports that Google has tapped Asus as the hardware maker for the refreshed Nexus 10 tablet. Once expected to come from Samsung, we learned in August that Asus was in production with the successor. The screen you see above is said to come ...

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Republic Wireless to offer Moto X for $299 off contract

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Fledgling cellular provider Republic Wireless is set to carry the Moto X at a much cheaper rate than any other carrier. An announcement from today sees them introducing the Moto X for $299 without a contract, or hundreds of dollars cheaper than the competition.  

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Angry Birds Star Wars 2 arrives on Android

Rovio’s next sure-fire hit is out today; Angry Birds Star Wars 2 is available for Android and iOS devices. As a sequel to last years popular game, this is acts as a prequel to the original title and follows along with the prequel trilogy continuity. With more than 30 characters to choose ...

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Android 4.4 KRS74B build found in Chrome bug tracker

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Another unannounced build of Android has been spotted at the Chromium tracker, this one coming courtesy of the eagle-eyed guys at Myce.com. Based on the sparse details in the bug listing, the software appears to be running on both the Nexus 4 and the Nexus 10. The build number KRS74B likely ...

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BlackBerry Messenger finally arrives this coming weekend

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As if the masses were still holding its breath, BBM is set to debut on Android 4.0+ devices on September 21.

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Monster’s first Android tablets to be Walmart exclusive

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Monster (yes, the audio company) has introduced its first line of Android-powered tablets in the form of the M7 and M10. As the name pretty much tells you, these will be 7-inch and 10.1-inch tablets. The M7 features a 1280×800 resolution display, 16GB internal storage, 1GB RAM, and a pair ...

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AT&T to offer $.99 Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini

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AT&T announced on Wednesday that the Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini will be available starting from September 27. Pricing for the handset is already confirmed as $.99 with a two-year service agreement and pre-orders begin on tomorrow, September 19. The 4G LTE smartphone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean ...

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Gameloft GT Racing 2 due this fall

Gameloft has a new gaming coming this fall that should prove to be quite fun for fans of racing games and simulation. Expected to be released as a free title, GT Racing 2: The Real Car Experience is designed with a partnership with Mercedes-Benz. Details include a “superb collection of 67 ...

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Madfinger Games announces Dead Trigger 2 for October 23

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Get ready for another round of first person zombie shooting! Madfinger Games has a sequel to Dead Trigger planned for release in the days ahead of Halloween. Dead Trigger 2 is a first person zombie shooter arcade game that delivers players to a parallel world, where humanity is engaged in a ...

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NVIDIA announces Tegra Note for October

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NVIDIA has officially introduced its Tegra 4-powered reference tablet platform, pulling back the curtain on the Tegra Note. Priced as low as $199, the reference design will lead to new devices from partners such as ASUS, Toshiba, HP, Kobo, and Xiaomi. Remember that Tegra 3 Kai reference for the ...

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