MetroPCS adds $170 Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G to portfolio

MetroPCS today added its latest Android handset, the Samsung Galaxy Admire 4G, to its growing roster of 4G LTE smartphones. Priced at $169.99, the phone features a 3.65-inch display, a 1GHz...

Samsung opens their first “Mobile Store” in Paris

That's right, folks... we still keep up to date with our friends across the lake. Samsung has now opened their first "Samsung Mobile Store" in Paris, France. The idea is new...

HTC showing financial improvement in November

No, HTC isn't exactly going down the tubes, but this last year has been tough for the Taiwanese manufacturer. However, according to the release of their unaudited revenue report for November,...

Galaxy grand DUOS to come to Samsung in 2013, dubbed GT-I8092

Samsung is slated to bring a new high-end Android phone to the market in 2013, dubbed the DUOS. It will come in 2 colors, "elegant white" and "metallic blue", and will...

Amazon Appstore downloads up 500 percent over previous year

Things are looking pretty good for Android developers considering Amazon's Appstore for distribution. App downloads are up 500 percent year over year and momentum just keeps building. A new press release going...

Fuhu introduces $99 nabi Jr. tablet for kids

The kid-friendly tablet is a great way to introduce Android into your education regiment.

T-Mobile to adjust insurance rates for handset in 2013

T-Mobile will adjust the deductible for insured cell phones in 2013, according to new details uncovered by Phandroid. The monthly rates will stay the same for devices and T-Mobile will also...

Sony announces entry-level Xperia E for early 2013

Sony today unwrapped its latest Android smartphone, the Xperia E, putting it on the calendar for early next year. Available in single SIM and dual-SIM (Xperia E dual), the phone is...

Amazon introduces all-you-can-eat Kindle FreeTime Unlimited

Amazon, wanting to differentiate its tablet experience from others in the space, has launched a new service geared toward children ages 3-8. Called Kindle Freetime Unlimited, it allows kids access to...

Get this look for your Android smartphone: Curcuna

You'll be surprised at how easy and how cheap it is to get this look. Spoiler alert: It's FREE.

Google Apps customers get Google Play Private Channel

Google Apps users now have access to a private, custom Google Play experience, thanks to the introduction of Google Play Private Channel. Designed to help users distribute internal applications to employees and subordinates,...

Etsy releases app for Android (Finally!)

For all you Etsy-holics, you know that getting Etsy on your device can be a pain in the crafts. Fortunately, Etsy has heard your cries of despair, and has announced their...

Google I/O 2013 to be held May 15-17 in San Francisco

If you're a Google developer, engineer, or just a superfan, you know that Google I/O is the place to be. Google's Vic Gundotra has just announced that the 2012 Google I/O...

Android monthly update: Gingerbread still has majority, Jelly Bean climbs up

In this month's update concerning the distribution of OS versions across devices, we're seeing things move forward... at least a little bit. Here's a rundown of the numbers: Version Codename API Distribution 1.5 Cupcake 3 0.1% 1.6 Donut 4 0.3% 2.1 Eclair 7 2.7% 2.2 Froyo 8 10.3% 2.3 - 2.3.2 Gingerbread 9 0.2% 2.3.3 - 2.3.7 10 50.6% 3.1 Honeycomb 12 0.4% 3.2 13 1.2% 4.0.3...

Google Nexus 4 will be available for UK and Germany at 5 PM GMT

Google Nexus 4 is really a hit and almost every other Android fanboy is talking about it nowadays. On Nov.27, the device was made available in US only, though it wasn't...

Join by joaoapps: Best thing since Pushbullet (Review)

Overview When Pushbullet went paid, everyone freaked out. Every well-known tech site scrambled to get something along the lines of "Best alternatives to Pushbullet" on...