Sony’s SmartWatch goes open source

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Sony’s SmartWatch, a bluetooth accessory that was released last year to somewhat mixed reviews, has undergone a pretty major change. Sony has made the SmartWatch open source, meaning that developers can now freely develop, build, and release their own firmware and applications for the ...

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It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s 40 Superman wallpapers for your Android!

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Show off your love of the Man of Steel with one of these 40 backgrounds!

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Reddit Illustrated – A quicker way to enjoy /r/aww and /r/WTF

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Reddit Illustrated brings a different look to Reddit.  Instead of a simple article list of stories and images, Reddit Illustrated brings a card-style UI to show a quick heading or an picture straight to the front of your screen.  Though it lacks a few key features (Post-edit:  A few of these ...

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Sony Xperia ZU set to launch with new UI and Android 4.2.2

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New information is showing that the Sony Xperia ZU (U standing for Ultra) is set to be announced on June 25th, and it’s said to come with a completely refreshed UI and Android 4.2.2. Sony has, in the past, shown us some really beautiful UI concepts, but they’ve become sadly ...

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Google Glass gets a full teardown, and it’s built to impress

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So, you get a new pair of Google Glasses. What’s the first thing you do? Tear it apart piece by piece, of course. Well, that’s what the folks over at catwig have done, anyway. Catwig took apart Google Glass, and laid out all the hardware: everything from the optics (which use a ...

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Pixel Kingdom – 8 bits of tower defense/RTS fun

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Pixel Kingdom has the ability to ensnare you in three ways: if you love pixels, if you love knights or wizards, or if you love great gameplay in a mobile format. I love all three of these things so Pixel Kingdom made it high on my list of need-to-play mobile games. Pixel Kingdom is very... Read More

Get this look for your Android: Blue White 2

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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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20 backgrounds of fire and ice [Weekend Wallpapers]

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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. We recently began curating a collection of wallpapers for you, dear reader, and are only too happy ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 great Android apps you should know this week (June 6)

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We've handpicked some games and apps for you to check out, some old and some new. All worth a look!

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A2Z – Multiple modes of A-to-Z finger frolicking

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A2Z is an awesome and quick game that makes you tap from A to Z as fast as you can.  There are plenty of similar games that can make your fingers fly, but A2Z delivers multiple modes and difficulties to have you playing for dozens of minutes at a time.  It also has Google Play... Read More

10 kick ass icon packs for Android

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Give that tired home screen a new lease on life with one of these stunning icon bundles.

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Jay-Z to sign exclusive mega-deal with Samsung

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Samsung and Jay-Z are very close to finishing inking out a deal, although the specifics are pretty vague at this point. The contract will be worth as much as $20 million, and is said to be completed “in the next few weeks”. This contract is going to be the biggest of its kind. While ...

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Get this look for your Android: CA.N

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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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Escape with these 26 “beach” themed images [Weekend Wallpapers]

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Get some virtual sand between your toes with one of these refreshing wallpapers.

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CyanogenMod 10.1 RC3 now available

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The CM team has released their latest release candidate for CyanogenMod 10.1, RC3. According to their post on Google+, the RC3 release is a “small, incrimental change” from RC2, with bug squashes to launcher icon issues, camcorder preview bugs, disappearing widgets, and a slew of ...

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