Get to navigation faster with Google Maps for Android

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Skip a few steps and get navigating much quicker! Select a place, then tap and hold on the transportation icon. This will automatically open voice guided turn-by-turn GPS navigation and you’ll be ready to go! Google

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Already? Sony XperiaZ1 successor rumored in the works

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Well, that didn’t take long. Mere days after Sony announced their flagship Z1 rumors have started flying (albeit from anonymous sources) that the Z1 successor ‘Z2′ is now in the works.  Let us refer to it by it’s purported code name Avatar, shall we? The rumored specs ...

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Did you get jerked around by HTC’s Trade Up program?

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It’s a simple question – Are you getting jerked around by HTC’s Trade Up program for the HTC One? The reason we’re asking is because we’ve got a reader who has been given the runaround from HTC’s team for more than a few weeks now. In what appears to be an ...

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Root the Moto X (all carriers)

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Root (and unroot) your Motorola Moto X XDA

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Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 mobile game debuts September 19

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The official Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 mobile game will be available for download on September 19. The arcade puzzle-match app will feature adorable foodimals – precious food-animals that inhabit Swallow Falls, as well as the eager inventor Flint Lockwood – hero of the film ...

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T-Mobile 4G LTE network reaches 154 metro areas

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T-Mobile also announced today its blazing-fast 4G LTE network now reaches 180 million people in 154 metro areas across the United States. The company is quickly building toward nationwide 4G LTE coverage, in addition to its nationwide 4G HSPA+ network, which reaches 228 million people. - T-Mobile

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Dryft is Swype founder’s take on the tablet keyboard

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Behold the power of Google Now

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Want to see just how much Google Now has evolved over the last year? Check out this video which shows off some of the amazing searches and commands that you can pull off with your smartphone! Here is a brand new demo with improved Google voice searches in the last 12 months (35 queries ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 great Android apps and games you should know about (September 12)

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The weekly, hand-picked selection of apps and games you should have on your radar.

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Get This Look: BASICS

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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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Open Garden’s new WiFi Opener app lets users share connection details

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WiFi Opener allows you to automatically connect to password protected networks shared with the community. WiFi Opener is especially useful in public spaces like parks, coffee shops and at large gatherings like conferences where the Wi-Fi network is meant to be open but is password protected. ...

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Ten of our favorite icon packs for Android (Volume 4)

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So you’ve gotten into customizing your phone or tablet a bit and now you want to tweak a bit more. Have you checked out our 25 fantastic icon packs post from early February? What about the other 10 icon packs we highlighted in March? Pretty sweet stuff, no? How about 10 kick ass icon ...

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20 new wallpapers for your Android consideration (Water)

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Looking to change up your Android home screen?  It doesn’t get much easier than swapping out the wallpaper; it’s one of the quickest ways to breath new life into the mobile experience. ABOUT THIS THEME: This collection of wallpapers is an urban portfolio that we found on DeviantArt. ...

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Mobile accessory highlight (VIDEO)

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Enjoy this handpicked group of accessories worth picking up for yourself or someone you know.

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Android Blitzkrieg: Tracking the upcoming new product announcements

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With the Labor Day weekend having just wrapped up here in the States, there is a sense of change in the air.  If you’re a student or a parent of said student, school is back in session.  If you’re the outdoorsy type, summer (a favorite season for some of you) is coming to a ...

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