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Fitbit Android app will now sync in real time with select Samsung devices

Fitbit has updated its Android activity tracking app for Android, adding in a major new feature for select Samsung devices.  Available immediately, the new app connects via Bluetooth 4.0 (the first...

Samsung’s ‘Project J’ may be a series of 3 new devices

While it's been known for awhile the Project J is a Samsung thing, the rumors were that it was the codename for the Galaxy S IV. However, once that name was...

Android 4.2.2 update rolling out for Nexus 7, 10, and GSM Galaxy Nexus devices

If you've got one of the more recent Nexus devices, chances are you'll want to hit up the update menu in your settings. The rollout for 4.2.2 to Nexus 10, Nexus...

Google Now widget coming to Android

A Google Now widget may be coming to future versions of Android, according to a new round of rumors. Details found on a support page (since removed) show a glimpse of...

LG Optimus L series gets refreshed for Mobile World Congress

In typical fashion, LG has announced the new product line ahead of the annual Mobile World Congress. Normally we would see the new models in the days leading up to the...

PadPivot NST review

Spend a lot of time with your 7-inch tablet on your lap or next to you during those marathons of The Walking Dead? Maybe you've got an office desk at which...

Review: BaconReader – The Reddit app you’ve always wanted

If you're like me, you spend a lot of time on Reddit. Huge, copious, generally relationship-ending amounts of time. (I'd like to take this opportunity to thank my wife for not...

Q&A with Celltick, makers of Active Lock Screen

Last week I reviewed a nice little app called Active Lock Screen. It's a simple, yet very functional lockscreen replacement that brings themes, plugins, and a unique UI. Shortly after publishing...

Google Now gets spotlighted in new Nexus 4 commercial [video]

If you watched the Grammys last night, chances are you saw LG / Google's new commercial for the Nexus 4. The commercial had a slightly unexpected guest of honor: Google Now....

Product Highlight: SEIDIO VITREO for Samsung Galaxy S III

Forget plastic screen protectors… Seidio’s new tempered glass screen protector, the VITREO, is the ultimate product to safeguard the Samsung Galaxy S III. Stamped with a 9H hardness rating- you can be confident...

Google Nexus 4 sells over 1 million since it was launched

Over at XDA-Developers, the brains of the operation have found a way to keep track of the total number of Nexus 4 devices sold. At the beginning of last month, the...

Analysis shows Android makes up 70% of smartphones in Q4

Canalys, a company that has made a living doing analytics, has released some new information concerning the penetration of Android into the smartphone market. According to their research, not only did...

LG promises Jelly Bean for Optimus L9, Optimus L7, Optimus 4X

LG will deploy an Android Jelly Bean update for the Optimus L9, Optimus L7, and Optimus 4X in the first half of the year. It is unclear exactly which version(s) of...

ASUS to debut Intel-powered “ultra budget” tablet

ASUS will reportedly introduce a low cost 7-inch Android tablet in the second quarter, advises Bulgarian tech site Tablet.bg. How low cost? Well, the phrase "ultra-budget" is being tossed around so...

Google adding spam protection in Phone app + how it works

Spam callers are annoying, but what may be more annoying is not being able to do something about it. Probably long overdue, Google will now...