Usain Bolt is now a playable character in Temple Run 2

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Yes, the headline is correct. You can now play as the world’s fastest runner, Usain Bolt, in Imangi Studios’ game Temple Run 2. As you would expect, Bolt is lightning fast and even has unique abilities which let him boost head at “record-breaking” speeds and activate the ...

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UNUS SMART-X memory stick review

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Today we’re looking at a recently released piece of hardware that provides additional external storage for your Android smartphone or tablet. It’s called the UNUS SMART-X and it comes in a variety of storage capacity options and colors. In a nutshell, the SMART-X functions like a ...

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Google reportedly testing hyper-local cards for Google Now

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Google is currently testing new ways to deliver localized news reports, some of which could become part of the Google Now experience. Reportedly, Google is working to bring even more relevant information to users which pulls from personal interests, time of day, and location. The beta project ...

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Google finally releases official AdSense app for Android

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Google has finally gotten around to releasing an official app for AdSense, having just dropped it into the Google Play Store. Details, as you might expect, include “key earnings information, top custom and URL channels, ad units and sites reports, payment alerts”. Of course this is ...

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Google Play Store app downloads surpass iTunes for first time — report

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The Google Play Store has surpassed iTunes in terms of quarterly app downloads for the first time, reports AppAnnie. According to the new finding, Google’s storefront outpaced Apple’s by a margin of 10 percent in the second quarter. As of Q2 2013, app downloads in Google Play were ...

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HTC One not expected at Verizon until August 15

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The flagship smartphone should arrive two weeks later than the previously reported August 1 date.

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Samsung debuts dual-mode LTE Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini

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Samsung has introduced new dual-mode LTE versions of the Galaxy S4 and its smaller sibling, the Galaxy S4 Mini. Samsung claims that these two are the first commercially available devices to offer dual-mode (TDD-LTE and FDD-LTE) support however ZTE has already a Grand Era (2012) which features ...

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T-Mobile taps LG Optimus F3 with August 7 availability

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T-Mobile announced on Wednesday that the LG Optimus F3 will arrive on August 7 with a limited-time promotion price of $0 down. Simply sign up for one of the Simple Choice Plans and pay the handset off over 24 equal monthly device payments of $10 and it’s all yours. Of course, the up-front ...

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Google to bring faster, free WiFi connections to Starbucks

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Once in place, speeds will be 10x faster than the current connections.

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HP announces Tegra 4-powered SlateBook x2 for August

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It's called a "PC" but it certainly doesn't run any Windows...only Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.

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NVIDIA Shield arrives tomorrow (July 31)

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The gaming and entertainment device finally makes its way to retailers on July 31.

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LG unveils QuickWindow case for upcoming G2 smartphone

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The cases will be available simultaneously with the launch of the LG G2.

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Get This Look: Liquid Serenity

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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Sprint 4G LTE network adds 41 new markets; total rises to 151

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Sprint announced on Tuesday that 41 new markets are officially seeing 4G LTE speeds across the United States. With notable cities that include Philadelphia; the Bronx and Brooklyn, N.Y.; and Jacksonville, Fla.; Sprint’s footprint now reaches 151 areas in total. While it languishes behind ...

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HTC One selling better than last year’s hero devices, HTC says

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The handset maker looks to build momentum in the second half of the year with new "innovative and competitive mid-tier products".

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