Brands we love: Seidio

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In the market for a new smartphone or tablet accessory for your beloved Android? Fortunately for you, there are a number of companies who provide a portfolio of wonderful products to choose from. One such company that we’d like to draw attention to is Seidio. We recently received a couple ...

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Get this look for your Android: Vibandroid

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] 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 ...

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Taskbar W8 – A Start button for Android

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Taskbar Windows 8 style (W8) adds a very familiar, but almost incompatible, feeling to Android.  Even though Microsoft did not think it was worth keeping, the Start button has been added to Android along with some new, Android-specific features.  Did Microsoft count the Start button out too ...

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Start your back-ups! Astrid will officially shut down this August

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If you remember, Yahoo! purchased Astrid (the task management service) back in May, and we had reported that Yahoo! didn’t plan on keeping the service around. Well folks, it looks like they have made that plan official, as Yahoo! announced over the weekend that they will be shutting down ...

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Staples drops prices on all Nexus 7 devices, new Nexus may be looming

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If you’re in the mood for speculation, put on your monocles and grab your corncob pipes, and indulge me for a moment. From leaks and rumors all over the internet, we’re seeing signs of a brand-spankin’-new Nexus 7-ish device coming soon to a phoneaholic near you. Retailers ...

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Gradient wallpapers for your Android smartphone or tablet

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Give your Android a new look this weekend with one of these unobtrusive and simple wallpapers.

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Reminder: MobileBeat 2013 is next week

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Friendly reminder time! MobileBeat 2013 — VentureBeat’s sixth annual event on the future of mobile — is coming up on July 9-10 in San Francisco, and it’s shaping up to be one of the most provocative mobile events of the year. Nearly sold out, there’s still a chance ...

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Report states the Samsung Galaxy S4 has hit the 20 million sold mark

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We all know how popular the Samsung Galaxy S4 is and according to a report by Korea-based news outlet Yonhap News, it looks like sales have topped the 20 million mark. If you crunch the numbers a bit, that’s roughly 1.7 times faster than sales of the Galaxy S3 (looking at the two month ...

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Simple Mobile launches new plans, increases 4G data limits

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If you are in the market for a solid no-contract plan some news came out today that may interest you. Simple Mobile launched new plans this morning which included increasing their previously modest 4G data limits. Earlier plans were already quite the deal and now customers can receive even more ...

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Get this look for your Android: Transparent Cards

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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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Unannounced Snapdragon 800-powered device found on benchmark test

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According to our friends at GSM Insider, it looks as though another Snapdragon 800 device could be joining the ranks. A recent AnTuTu Benchmark test showed the unannounced LG-F320, and it has us scratching our heads as to what  it could be. The device was tested in the home country of LG (South ...

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Griffin WoodTones over-ear headphones review

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As per my work here at AndroidGuys, I have no shortage of headphones lying around the apartment. This makes the competition all the more fierce when a new contender arrives. So, when Griffin sent over their new WoodTones over-the-ear headphones in lovely Sapele, I quickly put them through their ...

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Duolingo – Comprehensive language-learning in your pocket

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Duolingo finally brought their web-favorite language-learning software to Android, and it is easily the best way to start learning a new language on the go.  Duolingo brings all its web features to our smartphones including broken hearts, trophies, and a sleek interface. It is no secret that ...

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BlueStacks announces the GamePop Mini, a ‘Netflix for games’ service

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Lately it seems that the inexpensive gaming console market has been growing at quite the rapid rate. Ouya, Project Mojo, GameStick, and Google are just a few companies developing Android-powered game consoles with the hopes of gaining your attention. As of this morning, we can now add ...

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Rumored Motorola DVX created for emerging markets

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According to recent rumors, Google and Motorola may have a brand new device in the works. The mystery device has been code-named the DVX, which is slated to follow the Moto X and be an extremely cheap device aimed at emerging markets. This means no Snapdragon 800 CPU with a 4k screen, however ...

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