More fleshed-out details surface for upcoming Kindle Fire models

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The next-generation of Kindle Fire could make the Nexus 7 look like a child’s toy, according to details obtained by BGR. The tech blog has just posted a number of hardware specifications for the upcoming line of Android-powered tablets and, so far, they sound rather appealing. The 7-inch ...

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Onavo Count 2.0 debuts with new UI, comparative data, and more

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Need to get a better handle on which of your apps are helping to blow through your allotted monthly data plan? Sure, you could use the stuff that’s built into the stock Android experience but that’s not quite as sharp or fun as what Onavo does. In fact, now’s a great time to ...

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Floating Notifications 1.5 arrives with support for Android 4.3 Notification Listener Service

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Floating Notifications has a new update this week which sees the app supporting the new Android 4.3 Notification Listener Service. In essence, the app lets you dismiss notifications within FN and it then having the corresponding notification go away as well. Deeper integration with Android, ya ...

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Motorola rumored to sell Moto X on August 1

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Motorola will not only introduce the world to the Moto X on August 1 but it may also begin selling the device on the same day. At least that’s the new rumor going around this afternoon.  According to sources close to AndroidAndMe, there are carriers receiving the device this week with ...

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Minx Go bluetooth speaker review

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Today we’re taking a look at Cambridge Audio’s recently released Minx Go portable Bluetooth speaker. With a promised 18 hours of playback per charge, does this $150 speaker justify its price? You bet it does. Save for its size, the Minx Go looks remarkably similar to Cambridge Audio ...

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LG G2 will launch with more than 100 carriers around the globe

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LG has lofty expectations for the upcoming G2 smartphone. How lofty? Let’s say they are already forecasting 10 million units (translate) for the device with weeks to go before it’s announced. Sure, it pales in comparison to other best-selling smartphone of the day, but it’s ...

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Samsung prepping pair of 2560×1600 tablets, leak suggests

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Samsung is prepping at least two new tablets with a 2560×1600 display resolution, according to new details out of @evleaks. Reportedly, an SM-P900 will boast a 12.2-inch display, an Exynos Octa 5 processor, and support for the S Pen Wacom-based stylus. Sounds not unlike the Galaxy ...

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Motorola reported to feature laminated aluminum, Moto Magic Glass

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How about some fresh Motorola rumors to get the week started off? According to Taylor Wimberly (formerly of AndroidAndMe), the upcoming Moto X smartphone will feature a “laminated aluminum structure for a light weight and high strength design” as well as a new glass design called ...

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Is Samsung testing multiple sizes for Galaxy Note 3?

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Handset maker rumored to be testing 5.5", 5.7", and 6" models with various camera, processor, and memory options.

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T-Mobile promotion sees all devices selling with zero down

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Are you in the hunt for a new smartphone? You really ought to consider T-Mobile’s new promotion which sees them selling all of their handsets with the ridiculously awesome zero down. Indeed, you can pick up some of the hottest smartphones around and pair it with a no-contract plan that ...

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Amazon announces $99 Samsung Galaxy S4 for Sprint

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We just received word from Amazon on a new, limited-time promotion for the Samsung Galaxy S4. Starting on Sunday, July 28 and running through Thursday, August 1, Amazon will offer the 16GB Samsung Galaxy S4 for $99. The deal is specifically for new Sprint customers; however, they’re also ...

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LG G2 tipped for September U.S. launch with Verizon getting in on the fun

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The LG G2 will arrive in the United States in September with Verizon as one of the carriers offering support, according to LG Electronics’ CFO David Jung. A recent article in Korea’s The Kyunghyang Shinmun tells us that the flagship device will start in South Korea in August, ...

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Samsung, Google will release Nexus 10 successor in “near future”, report indicates

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Samsung and Google will soon release a successor to the 2012 Nexus 10, reports Wall Street Journal’s Amir Efrati. According to a recent tweet, Google’s own Sundar Pichai told him we should look for a follow-up 10-inch tablet in the “near future”. Expect to see new ...

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Sony details Android 4.3 plans for select Xperia devices

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The smartphone and tablet maker is fast at work on the 4.3 update for a handful of its Xperia models.

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Google debuts new Nexus 7 options

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Google confirmed on Wednesday that a new Nexus 7 will soon be available. Arriving in a variety of retailers as soon as July 30, the next-gen tablet is the first to ship with the Android 4.3 version of Jelly Bean. Features include a quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, 2GB RAM, 16GB/32GB ...

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