Review: Temple Run 2 for Android (Video)

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The monkeys are back! Temple Run 2 has just been released on the Google Play store, adding new features, levels, characters, and new obstacles, Temple Run 2 makes a great successor. Following the same easy and addictive game play, Temple Run 2 is sure to hit just as many downloads as the first ...

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Tutorial: Install Android 4.2 on the Samsung Galaxy S3 (All Variants)

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Let’s face it, Android can be a bit fragmented at times. But who says we need to rely on carriers to push updates? Android is much more than a closed OS, ran by carriers. Thanks to the developers modifying Android, we can choose who we rely on for future updates and when we want to... Read More

LG VS870 could be Verizon’s LG Escape

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In a recent clearing at the FCC, the LG VS870 may be making its way to Verizon in the near future. The VS870 is virtually the same device as the LG Escape, a 4.3″ budget phone on AT&T. If all pans out, the VS870 looks to be a Verizon variant with the same 4.3″ screen, now ...

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International Galaxy S2 Jellybean Update with Nature UX

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A few lucky Galaxy S2 owners recently received an OTA (over the air) update for Android 4.1.2 JellyBean. This update brings the beloved, Google Now, Project Butter, and expandable notifications. This update brings more than Android 4.1 however, with this update, TouchWiz Nature UX was also ...

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Google Handwrite updated with improved recognition, multi-character input, and more

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Google has updated their Handwrite feature within Google search. The update adds more functionality for defining similar characters, overlapping characters, and multi-character input for Chinese. These updates should help the user write faster and easier within Google Handwrite. The new ...

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Kogan debuts 5-inch phone for under $150

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Is your iPhone too small? You may want to pick up something a bit larger, say, the new Kogan Agora. This device sports a 5-inch screen, dual core processor, dual cameras, bluetooth, GPS, and Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich). The Agora will also include 512MB of RAM and 4GB of internal storage. ...

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Coming Soon: Temple Run 2 for Android

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Today, the ever so popular game Temple Run, launched its first successor, Temple Run 2 for (ahem) other platforms. Featuring new locations, characters, and obstacles, Temple Run 2 is sure to spark the interest of all previous Temple Run players. While Temple Run 2 was made available today for ...

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Roamz for Android, Out Now

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  Roamz, the popular location based iOS application was just released for Android users in the Google Play store. Roamz is a location based application that allows the user to find awesome places around them. Meaning, you can go anywhere and still feel like a local. Roamz for Android is ...

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Donate to the MDA, win a Kindle Fire!

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Joe Steiger of Linux blog JoeSteiger.com is currently running a fundraiser raffle on his blog to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA).  The MDA uses money raised to help fund reseach and supply wheelchairs, braces, clinics, flu shots, a summer camp, and more for people ...

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PlayCast Receiver Streams your Android Music

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Phorus announced at CES21012 their new PlayCast Receiver for Android powered devices. The PlayCast Receiver will alleviate the need to plug your phone into your audio system. Essentially, the Receiver adds wireless streaming to audio systems that do not currently offer it. The PlayCast is a ...

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Android A85 Superfone with Gesture Control

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Micromax and eyeSight partner up to create what seems to be a new type of smartphone. Although, their Android A85 Superfone boasts ordinary specs for today’s standard. This devices offers a 1GHz Dual Core processor, of the Tegra 2 variety, a 3.8” display, and offers Gesture Control. Micromax ...

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Moboplay: Palm Sized Media Player

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Just announced today at CES, the Moboplay is the world’s smallest pocket media player streaming full 1080p HD video. Unlike your common “media player”, the Moboplay offers a display-free design coming in at a small 63mm x 60mm x 13mm (LxWxH) and weighing just 50 grams.  

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Samsung Transform Ultra on Boost Mobile [Review]

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Its seems that lately, all the “good” Android phones have been locked into a 2 year contract with one of the top carriers. It’s very rare that a pre-paid service provider like Boost Mobile or Virgin Mobile, produces a high end (or at least decent) smart phone. With the addition of ...

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Logitech Bluetooth Keyboard for Android 3.0+ [Review]

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If you are looking to “up” your typing expierence on your tablet, you might want to check out the Logitech Tablet Keyboard for Android 3.0+. Logitech offers this keyboard for $69.99 and it really packs a punch. In the box you get the keyboard and a keyboard case/tablet stand, you ...

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AndroidGuys Weekly Wrap-Up 10/10/11 – Galaxy Nexus, ICS, and More!

Let’s take a look back at some of the bigger, more newsworthy items from last week, shall we?  There was plenty to talk about in the world of Android, but we’ve narrowed it down to a few items.  Hit the video after the break and join our own Phil Esposito as he runs through some of ...

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