Weekend Wallpapers: 8-bit and pixel backgrounds for your Android

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Add a bit of old-school to that brand new Android with these wallpapers!

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Android now powers almost 60% of mobile devices – about 3 times the amount of iOS devices

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During the first quarter of 2013, Android continued to surge forward. Google’s mobile platform powered an impressive 59.9% of all “smart” mobile devices sold, with a total shipment level of 308.7 million units. in comparison, Apple’s iOS powered only 19.3% of devices ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games you should know about (May 9)

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APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

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AT&T trials new pre-paid service as Aio Wireless

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Seems like every day there is a new no contract plan coming to the surface, and today is no different. Aio Wireless (a new no-contract service provider and subsidiary of AT&T) is currently launching in three cities — Houston, Orlando and Tampa. Plans range from $35 to $70 a month, and ...

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New project ‘Earl’ promises a rugged Android tablet with solar charging, e-ink

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There’s a new project going for an Android tablet. Isn’t the Android world saturated enough with tablets, though? Well, this one is different. According to the project site: Built for survival, Earl works where today’s smart phones and tablets cannot. Style meets efficiency ...

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Get this look for your Android: MOTIF Elegant

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Do you know what love to do with our Android handsets and tablets? We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience. That’s why we present a weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset ...

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Could LG be coming back to the tablet market?

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Consumer electronics giant LG is rumored to be going back into a market which they decided to vacate a few years ago. According to Korean tech site Munhwa.com, LG is getting quite serious about tablets all over again. About two years ago, LG’s original Optimus Pad flopped hard. It was way too ...

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Rumored launch dates for Galaxy devices: Metallic Orange Galaxy S4 Active set for mid-July

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A new report from SamMobile reveals possible launch dates for various Samsung Galaxy devices, including the Rugged Galaxy S4 Active, Galaxy Mega, Galaxy S4 Zoom, and the Galaxy S4 Mini. Please keep in mind, the actual release dates are not specified, only weeks are given, and it looks like ...

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Galaxy Note 8.0 rumored to receive a new color for the summer

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Thanks to our pals at SamMobile and an insider at Samsung Benelux, we have learned that Samsung may be working on releasing the Galaxy Note 8.0 in color. The new hue is expected to be a “Brown Black,” and as of now it looks like it may be available around the 25th week of the year (also... Read More

Google may be announcing “Google Playground”, a rival to Apple’s GameCenter, on May 15th

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According to various sources around the  internet, some very special people are receiving some very special invites. The invites supposedly offer people an opportunity to “reinvent the playground” at Google I/O on May 15th at 9 AM. Here’s a look at the invite:   Now, of ...

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Ring Defense – A vectorized tower defense game with a George Bush cameo

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Ring Defense follows the basic formula of tower-defense games.  You build towers, traps, and guns to defeat wave after wave of enemies trying to capture your castle or base or, in this case, your energy.  What Ring Defense does not adhere to is the general gaming rule that you can throw in a ...

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Mystery LG phone poses for photos, has no physical buttons – may be Optimus G2

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Evleaks, one of the top online providers of leaked phone pictures, has released a leaked photo of a new LG mystery device. The device was shown off on Facebook, and shows off a spartan front face, with no physical buttons to be seen at the bottom – only an LG logo. The front has a... Read More

Samsung announces new mid-level handset “Galaxy Core” with dual-SIM option

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In keeping their ever-popular Galaxy line fully stocked, Samsung has announced the new Galaxy Core, a mid-level device. The Core sports: 1.2GHz dual-core CPU 4.3-inch WVGA screen 1GB of RAM 8GB internal storage 1800mAh battery 5-megapixel rear camera Android 4.1 TouchWiz Nature UI Dual-SIM ...

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Weekend wallpapers: 23 Android wallpapers with bokeh effect

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You'll love the way your icons and widgets pop off the background using these wallpapers!

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AT&T hopes to offer ‘All In One’ prepaid option this June

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AT&T announced it’s plans to launch a new prepaid service under the “All In One” brand this June, according to sources. The carrier will likely offer a $35 per month service for select feature phones and a $50 per month service for smartphones. AT&T’s All In One ...

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