New Market Update Adds Movies and Books to Phones

Google has just released the details on the newest Android Market update, and it looks like a good one. No longer will phone users have to be jealous of tablets’ ability to rent movies from the Android Market. Starting at $1.99 (the same price for tablets), movies can now be rented from ...

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LG Optimus Pro and Optimus Net Leaked in Video

Yesterday we showed you a shot of the LG Optimus Pro, an Android device featuring a portrait QWERTY keyboard. Today, we have more interesting news about the Optimus Pro, and this time we have a video to show you. The demo video for the Optimus Pro can be found below. Unfortunately, the video is ...

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T-Mobile to Launch Huawei Sonic, Phone or Hotspot?

A few weeks ago we told you about the Huawei Sonic, an entry-level Android device with NFC capabilities. It was scheduled for a launch in Turkey for only $215 off contract, and it’s also running on Android 2.3. Now it looks like T-Mobile is planning to launch this device in the States as ...

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Cricket Launches Gingerbread-Powered Huawei Ascend II

Remember the Huawei Ascend? It launched on Cricket Wireless in October of last year, along with a few other regional carriers. Well, it looks like Huawei has put the finishing touches on the successor to the Ascend, which they're calling, creatively enough, the Ascend II. It's packing a ...

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Motorola Xoom Android 3.2 Update Rolling Out, Includes SD Card Support

We first heard about Android 3.2 when Huawei announced their 7-inch MediaPad last month, and we learned that it is essentially a version of Honeycomb that was built with more processors and smaller displays in mind. It would appear that the guys over at DroidLife have gotten their hands on some ...

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Foursquare Expanding Specials Platform With New Partners

With about 3 million check-ins daily and over 10 million registered users foursquare is considered the most popular check-in service. Earlier today the company announced new partnerships, along with an updated mobile app.  Have you seen today's Deal of the Day? It's insane!

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Evernote Re-Imagines Android App for Honeycomb Tablets

Evernote has launched a completely new version of their note-keeping-task-managing-remember-it-in-the-cloud-and-share-it application for Android tablet and it’s unlike anything they have done before.  Chief among the details in this release are the ability to create notes with rich text, ...

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IMDb 2.0 Debuts with Gorgeous, Tablet-Friendly UI

One of my favorite things to do when watching television is to pull out my Android phone or tablet to check out the Internet Movie Database.  Whether it’s trying to find the name of that guy in the background or just browsing the trivia, IMDb always enhances my movie and TV experience. ...

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Ustream Updated to Support Honeycomb Tablets

A brand spanking new version (1.9) of Ustream has arrived in the Android Market and it brings a significant number of improvements along for the ride.  As you can tell from the headline, Android tablets running 3.0+ will now find the app works terrific.  Users will now be able to broadcast and ...

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LG Optimus Slider Render Leaked with Sprint Branding

LG is one of the leading mobile phone companies in the world and in the United States; all 4 major carriers are offering LG Android devices. They brought their mid-range LG Optimus One which was launched by T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon and Sprint, and also T-Mobile, AT&T and Verizon launched ...

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Harman Among First Companies to Offer Android Open Accessory Protocol Support

Harman (JBL, Harman Kardon, Infinity) has become one of the first companies to support Google’s new Android Open Accessory Protocol.  Announced back at Google IO 2011, it allows for products running Honeycomb (3.1+) or Gingerbread (2.3.4+) to easily connect with accessories such as ...

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Droid Incredible 2 Gets Gingerbread Update

In terms of Android updates, Verizon has started off the week with a bang.  Following directly on the heels of yesterday’s maintenance release for the HTC Thunderbolt, the Gingerbread update has arrived for the HTC Droid Incredible 2. Customers can manually download and install the ...

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Samsung to Launch Gingerbread for Galaxy Tab UK Version in Coming Weeks?

According to recent reports, the UK version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab (7-inch) is set to receive its Android 2.3 update in the near future.  Recombu advises that a a source close to Samsung is claiming that UK version of Galaxy Tab will receive Gingerbread in coming weeks via Kies. Have you ...

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Google Shopper 2.0 Arrives with Refreshed UI

Google has released a brand new version of their Shopper application today, making it easier for consumer to find, save and redeem local offers.  Previous users will notice a refreshed user interface, moving ‘Starred’ and ‘History’ to the top and placing new tabs across the bottom. It’s ...

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Samsung Hercules = Galaxy S II for T-Mobile?

The Samsung Galaxy S II was recently launched, and it’s one of the best Android devices available on the market. Unfortunately, people stateside can’t get their hands on this amazing device. But it looks like that’s about to change. TmoNews is reporting that T-Mobile will be ...

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