Jelly Bean now more popular than Ice Cream Sandwich; both trail Gingerbread

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Android 4.1+  Jelly Bean has moved ahead of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in terms of popularity among versions of the platform. That said, both still trail the Gingerbread build as the two year old Android release still clings to the lead. Overall figures for the last 14 days show that ...

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HTC extends trade-up credits for HTC One yet again

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Consumers now have until June 19 to take advantage of the special promotion.

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Full agenda, list of sessions for Google I/O 2013 revealed

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With no less than 16 Android and 4 Glass sessions expected, Google IO 2013 will be amazeballs.

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AT&T: LG Optimus G Pro arrives on May 10

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Pre-orders for the $199 smartphone begin May 3

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger is complete

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS announced on Wednesday that the merger between the two carriers is now complete. A press announcement crossing the wires this morning confirms that the joint entity will operate under the name of T-Mobile with public trading conducted under T-Mobile US (TMUS). “The ...

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Angry Birds Friends comes to Android on May 2

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Rovio will introduce the Android version of its popular Angry Birds Friends game on May 2. A tweet from the developer advises that both Android and iOS editions will be here in two days time. What is Angry Birds Friends, you ask? In a nutshell, it’s a head-to-head game to see how you fare ...

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NEC Terrain surfaces as future AT&T smartphone

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Pictures of an  NEC Terrain has been spotted online giving us an idea as to what we might expect out of AT&T in the near future. Photos obtained by @evleaks show a portrait QWERTY form factor and what looks to be Android 4.1 experience. Presumably this model will be a low-cost Android aimed ...

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Yahoo! debuts new app for Android

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Yahoo! introduced a new Android app on Tuesday which looks to be a much cleaner experience than in previous years. Available for free in Google Play, the app provides access to breaking news, personalized stories, and rich images. While there’s no explicit mention of the Summly details we ...

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Party your apps off with Lookout on eve of Google I/O 2013 (WIN A FREE TICKET!)

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Lookout’s annual kickoff party for Google I/O is barely two weeks away and we’re getting super stoked. UPDATE: WINNERS SELECTED AND NOTIFIED BELOW. Headed to San Francisco later this month to get in your annual dose of Google I/O?  Awesome! Why not get things started a little early ...

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Sprint: Samsung Galaxy S4 “now flowing into sales channels”

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Sprint confirmed on Monday that the Samsung Galaxy S4 is headed to the carrier’s sales channels.  After a short delay last week, Sprint now looks to be readying the device for for full deployment. We are pleased inventory for the new Samsung Galaxy S 4 is now flowing into Sprint sales ...

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Alleged Sony Honami details include 20-megapixel camera

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New rumors surfacing over the weekend suggest Sony will introduce a new model in the second half of 2013 which operates under the code name of Honami. Details are reported to include 5-inch 1080p HD display, a 20-megapixel Cyber-shot CMOS sensor with Carl Zeiss lens, and a dedicated Walkman ...

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Leaked Samsung roadmap includes Nexus 11, other tablets

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Samsung may have just introduced the next-generation Galaxy Tab series today but that doesn’t mean it’s ready to take a break. According to a roadmap obtained by SamMobile, Samsung will introduce no less than four more tablets in the near term, including a Nexus 11. No details are ...

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Samsung intros 7-inch Galaxy Tab 3

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Samsung announced on Monday that the new generation of Samsung Galaxy Tab will arrive starting in May. Known as the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3, the 7-inch Android tablet will come in a Wi-Fi and 3G/Wi-Fi models. Specifications include Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, a 1.2GHz dual-core processor, 7-inch ...

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Amazon Kindle app for Android gets new interface

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  Amazon announced on Friday (April 26) an update to the Kindle app for Android which sees a number of new features and improvements. Most notably, the tablet experience looks more like the Kindle Fire experience with a carousel. Other changes include redesigned home screen, a more simple ...

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T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger set for May 1

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The T-Mobile and MetroPCS merger has been officially cleared and given the “go ahead” for a May 1 finalization. After MetroPCS stockholders approved the acquisition earlier in the week, T-Mobile’s parent company, Deutsche Telekom, reported that the consolidation will take ...

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