Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 tablet hits FCC sporting 9.7-inch screen and ICS

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  More tablets, that seems to be the clamoring of the masses these days. So, in response, Lenovo has passed the new IdeaTab S2109 through the FCC for approval, and it comes with the following: 9.7″ screen 4:3 aspect ratio Android 4.0 ICS OMAP CPU Possible: 4 speakers with SRS ...

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Touch Clockworkmod Recovery beta available for Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus

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Koush, well-known developer and man of Android magic, has just released the beta of his new touch recovery. No more volume up / volume down / power to control what you want in the dark land of recovery. Just boot it, tap it, and flash it. Below, you’ll find the download links. The ...

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Survey shows Android users more likely to use their devices on the toilet

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We here at Android Guys like to cover only the most important, relevant news to our readers’ lives. The latest and greatest phones, security updates, and – of course – which mobile users are probably tweeting from the toilet (or “twoilet”, as it were). According to ...

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[Video] Kinect hacked to work on Android, includes proof of concept

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The idea of motion control is nothing new. The idea of motion control on Android? Well, that’s a bit of a different story. Using a projector, a Galaxy Nexus, a Kinect attached to a PC, some software (Simple-Kinect-Touch 2.0), and an AOSP ROM, this is now a reality. The AOSP ROM ...

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Several HTC Desire models get unlocked bootloader

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HTC was noted a while back that they would unlock all their bootloaders. Today, they took a big step in that direction by unlocking the bootloaders for: HTC Desire HTC Desire HD HTC Wildfire HTC Wildfire S So good on ya, HTC. You can pick up the unlock tool at htcdev.com. Source: HTCDesirePortal

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[Video] Sprint Galaxy Nexus gets a good hands on and close up (Mr. President)

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The folks over at CNET have gotten their hands on the 4G LTE Sprint Galaxy Nexus… and it’s as real as real can be. There’s not a whole lot to say here… first it was leaked, then it was official, and now it has shown its face. Be sure to hit up the source link... Read More

Nik Software announces Snapseed for Android tablets running ICS

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  Today at CES, Nik Software announced their new Snapseed for Android tablets running Android 4.0. Snapseed is a new software that will bring new photography tools to Android tablet loving photographers everywhere. “We’re very pleased to bring Snapseed to the Android tablet market,” said ...

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New Slacker app for Android Tablets comes complete with great new features

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  Slacker, one of our favorite Android radio apps, is getting an overhaul today at CES. The new update has been optimized for tablets and features superior graphics and album art that’s been made for a 4G LTE network. According to Jonathan Sasse, senior VP of marketing for Slacker: Our ...

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LTE enabled wireless storage announced by Seagate and Verizon

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  Tired of being tied down by wires when it comes to your external storage? So are Seagate and Verizon, as they have announced a brand new LTE enabled wireless storage device today at CES. According to the press release, the drive can: Expand the storage capacity of your mobile device with ...

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Qualcomm announces new Snapdragon processors for smart TVs, including a 1.5GHz quad-core powerhouse

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Qualcomm announced at CES that their new line of Snapdragon processors are powering the Smart TVs at CES, and they’re bringing in to full web browsing and access to the latest Android apps, as well as console class gaming. “Consumers demand a seamless experience across all screens, ...

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Net Nanny mobile helps keep kids safe and parents’ minds at ease

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  Net Nanny has been a leading provider of safe online experiences for kids for years, and now the company is branching out and going mobile. ”Every day, around 150,000 new web pages are created,” said Russ Warner, president and CEO of Net Nanny. “When you couple this with the ...

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Vlingo to bring Virtual Assistant to TV

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Vlingo has announced their new Virtual Assistant solution for TV’s, and it looks pretty cool. According to Chris Barnett, EVP of Markets at Vlingo: Households worldwide have access to thousands of TV channels and dozens of service provider choices.  Vlingo aims to simplify TV chaos by ...

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Android 4.0 ICS update now rolling out for ASUS Transformer Prime

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Houston, we have ICS. If you’re a Transformer Prime user, you’ll be ecstatic to know that your ICS update is coming today rather than the previously thought Jan. 12th. The announcement was made at NVIDIA’s press conference at CES. This means that your beloved Prime will be the ...

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Samsung Captivate finally gets Gingerbread update

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  While most of us are out there talking ICS (Android 4.0), we forget about some of the users who still haven’t seen some older updates. To drive the point home, the Samsung Captivate has finally gotten its update to Gingerbread (Android 2.3). According to Samsung, the update includes: ...

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Sprint officially announces LTE and Galaxy Nexus, as expected

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  We saw a leak in an ad last week about Sprint getting the Galaxy Nexus and giving it LTE, and now it’s all confirmed. Sprint has made the phone official with everything we expected… but no mention of the 1.5 GHz CPU we hoped for. What do we have? Android 4.0.3, Super AMOLED ...

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