LG ‘Hammerhead’ Nexus 5 boasts Snapdragon 800, 1080p display

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New benchmarks found on GFXBench have surfaced, adding new details to the Nexus 5 saga. An LG device operating under the code name of “Hammerhead” has been shown to run a KRS71D version of Android – likely 4.4 KitKat. Details in the benchmarks show a quad-core 2.26GHz ...

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Google Wallet moves beyond NFC with expanded Android support

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A new version of Google’s virtual wallet, Google Wallet, is out today and works for all phones running Android 2.3 and higher. Key among the updated app is the ability to send money to any U.S. resident with an email address. No longer tied to NFC-enabled devices, Google Wallet lets users ...

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Deer Hunter 2014 coming soon to Android

Coming soon to Android, Glu’s annual hunting game, Deer Hunter 2014 will be available in Google Play Store. Features: Co-op Challenges – join your friends to complete Club Hunt challenges! Group goals require many players working together, but the payouts are earned by all! Powerful ...

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Audiobooks.com app updated with refeshed UI and enhancements

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Listen up (pun!) book junkies, a new 3.0 version of Audiobook.com is available and it not only “sounds” good, but it looks terrific as well. Not only is it speedier and more intuitive, but it’s got a widget for the home screen as well. “While other services require users to ...

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Firefox debuts new sharing feature in Android app

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Are you the type who loves to share everything they come across when browsing the internet? Constantly sending your friends and families members recipes for quacamole or cheats codes for GTA 5? Check out the newly updated Firefox for Android as it features new enhancements for sharing across ...

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Surprise! Nexus 5 left unattended at bar

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Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: A forthcoming flagship smartphone was left unattended at a bar where someone promptly identified the device as being worthy of a photo – or three. Funny how these sort of strange situations present them, isn’t it? Isn’t nuts how ...

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Google out of 16GB Nexus 4 inventory

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Looks like Google has sold through inventory of both the 8GB and the 16GB versions of the Nexus 4. Boy, that stinks, right? We sure hope they get some more in stock soon.  Who knows when the next model of Nexus is ready to come along? All sarcasm aside, this is just seems to further... Read More

LG prepping 6.4-inch Android 4.4 device, report says

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LG is working on a 6.4-inch Android behemoth of its own, according to new reports hitting the internet. Following on the heels of the G2 and Sony’s Xperia Z Ultra comes word of an LG device with the massive screen size. Additional details are alleged to include Android 4.4 KitKat, a ...

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Knock²+ V2 delivers smart, gorgeous notifications to your Android

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So you like the idea of Motorola’s Active Notifications, do you? How about we do you one better and show you a new app that takes that stuff and adds layers of awesome on top? You should really check out Knock²+ V2 as it’s one of the smartest and slickest looking notification apps ...

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Disney Publishing intros four new storytelling apps for Android

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Disney Publishing announced on Monday that there are now four new storytelling apps available for the Android platform. Available in the Google Play Store immediately, the apps include digital storybooks, activities, and more, all centered around the iconic Disney characters. All four titles ...

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AT&T: Samsung Galaxy Gear pre-orders start September 17

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AT&T today announced (via Twitter) that pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Gear will start on September 17. Pricing and the actual arrival date are still a mystery however we should look for the same $299 and early October that other carriers have already confirmed. Receive texts on your ...

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U.S. Cellular offering $150 Samsung Galaxy Mega starting September 17

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Just a quick heads up that U.S. Cellular will be offering the Samsung Galaxy Mega online starting on Tuesday, September 17. Priced at a very reasonable $149.99 (with instant rebate), the 4G LTE device is a 6.3-inch Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean experience. Additional hardware details include a ...

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Sprint 4G LTE network hits 185 markets with new expansion

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Sprint today turned on 4G LTE service in 34 more markets, featuring an enhanced customer experience that provides faster data speeds in more places where customers want it. Sprint already offers 4G LTE in such major cities as Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles and San Juan, Puerto ...

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Google acquires sharing app Bump

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Our mission at Bump has always been to build the simplest tools for sharing the information you care about with other people and devices.  We strive to create experiences that feel like magic, enabled behind the scene with innovations in math, data processing, and algorithms.  So we couldn’t be ...

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Samsung Galaxy Gear refresh already in the works, rumor indicates

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Samsung’s new concept device, the Galaxy Gear smartwatch, is set for a refresh in early 2014, or so says the Korean Digital Times. Slated for either a CES (January) or MWC (February) reveal, the next-gen wearable tech is reported to be a more fleshed out device, possibly with integrated ...

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