Brisk Iced Tea brings Brisksaber app to Android, gives geeks a Yoda vs. Darth Maul showdown

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Hey, all you Star Wars geeks! (I’m raising my own hand here, don’t be ashamed) In today’s awesome nerd news, Brisk Iced Tea is bringing Android users a new game to commemorate the 3D theatrical release of Star Wars: Episode One – The Phantom Menace. The app is called ...

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AT&T announces 11 new LTE markets

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Faster data speeds, people… that’s the name of the game. Today, AT&T has announced 4 new markets where you can hop on their LTE network and be a data monger to your heart’s content. Markets include: New York City Austin, TX Chapel Hill, NC Los Angeles, CA Oakland, CA ...

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Google adds 217 more patents to their arsenal, courtesy of IBM

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In the latest patent war news, Google has recently acquired 188 granted patents and 29 pending patents from IBM. The deal went through on Dec. 31, 2011, and the information comes straight from the US Patent Office, so we can rest assured its legit. This isn’t the first time we’ve ...

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LG Revolution, Droid 3, and all Verizon 4G hotspots to be discontinued this month?

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There’s some end-of life rumors floating around the internet today, and one of them has us concerned. The list of devices is: Motorola Droid 3 LG Revolution All Verizon 4G hotspots While the news of the LG revolution and hotspots don’t concern us all to much (The Revolution is part ...

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All Things D interviews Motorola’s Christy Wyatt on their upcoming plans for Android

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Back in December, All Things D had the opportunity to sit down with Christy Wyatt, corporate vice president and general manager for mobile devices at Motorola. They discussed how Motorola plans to stand out from the rest of the manufacturers involved with Android in 2012 and beyond. Christy ...

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ASUS tells everyone to relax, locked bootloader on Transformer Prime being discussed

There was quite a stir over the weekend for those who were lucky enough to get their hands on the ASUS Transformer Prime. Turns out these users were greeted with a locked down bootloader… or so the internet is hearing. We’ve seen multiple review units with an unlocked bootloader, ...

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UPDATED: Get 50GB of free Box cloud storage without rooting

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Want to get 50GB of free storage in the cloud? Thanks to a deal between Box and LG, anyone with one of several LG phones, including the Xperia Play, said users have been able to. But what about the rest of us? We want some free cloud storage, darnit! Well, thanks to developer redphx, that... ...

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OnLive calls their latest app update “console class” on the Xperia PLAY, enables slide-out game controls

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The company OnLive today announced that their latest update to the OnLive Android app would take their gaming experience on the Xperia Play to the next level. How? By enabling the slide-out controls that make the device so unique, that’s how. That’s right, folks. We’re talking ...

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Deal: HTC Evo view for $240 from eBay Daily Deals

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With Christmas right around the corner, a lot of you procrastinating shoppers are probably starting to lose a little hair trying to figure out what to get the techie on your list. Thankfully, eBay Daily Deals is here to help with an HTC Evo View tablet for just $240 – and that’s ...

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Update now rolling out for Droid RAZR, comes complete with major bugfixes

Who doesn’t hate software bugs? I do, you do, and Motorola does. The solution? Updates! Moto is now starting to roll out Software Version 6.11.748.XT912, and here’s the bug squashing we’ll see: SIM error notification has been fixed Improved camera features and quality Improved ...

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Android Market refund now 192x longer as it extends from 15 minutes to 48 hours (Update: Maybe not…)

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Hate the 15 minute refund window on purchases from the Android Market? Sure, it used to be 24 hours, but 15 minutes? Who can get an opinion on anything in 15 minutes? Well, Google has decided that those who are of this opinion are correct, and have given you more time… 192 times more ...

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Motorola Mobility stockholders give nod of approval to Google merger

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In news that makes you say, “well, DUH”, the stockholders of Motorola Mobility have approved of the company’s merger with Google, with an overwhelming 99% of votes showing in favor. It should also be noted that the total votes represent about 74% of the outstanding shares, as ...

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New judge ruling declares law enforcement must have a warrant in order to access mobile location data

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Worried about whether or not Big Brother can keep his prying eyes on your location at all times? With mobile devices relying more and more heavily on location data every day, the concern is certainly legitimate. However, today, ruling came down from U.S. Judge Lynn Hughes that law enforcement ...

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Motorola DROID RAZR [Review]

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The Motorola DROID RAZR has been all the hype lately, and for a good reason. Verizon is touting this as the latest and greatest new Android device on their network. The question is, however… is it? I was able to spend some good, quality time with the new RAZR before its release coming on ...

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LG Gossip Pro launching on Canadian carrier Fido, comes with Android 2.3 and QWERTY keyboard

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In keeping with  all the new devices launching on various and sundry carriers, Fido has launched a new Android phone. The LG Gossip Pro comes with: Android 2.3 Gingerbread 2.8 inch touchscreen (240×320) Blackberry-style QWERTY keyboard 3 MP camera The entry level device stays true to the ...

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