Day 2 of Google’s $.10 app celebration – Fruit Ninja, Beautiful Widgets, Christmas HD LW and more…

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It’s day two of Google’s “10 billion app downloads and counting” celebration. If you’re not familiar with the promo, Google is discounting 10 apps a day to an amazing $.10 each and let me tell you — these are top tier apps. Yesterday’s installment ...

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The Daily Beast to host Google Hangout with Android’s Matias Duarte (12/7/11)

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The Daily Beast is hosting a live interview later today with renowned computer-interface designer and Android’s head of user-experience, Matias Duarte.  He’s also a bit of a hero around these parts.  Anyways, the tentative subjects on the agenda will be centered around tech, mobile, ...

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Sprint expected to debut first LTE handsets in second half of 2012

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Sprint expects to launch its first LTE-ready handsets at some point in the second half of 2012, according to the carrier’s CFO, Joseph Euteneuer. Speaking in an interview at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference, Euteneuer indicated that the network’s speeds will be ...

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Web-based Android Market quietly adds new features for reviews

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The web-based version of the Android Market has been found to include at least two new features centered around reviews.  Most notably, and perhaps helpful, is a notification as to which version of of the application or game was downloaded and used for review as well as the model of device. ...

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Design the next smartphone name with Android Phone Name Generator

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Considering all of the outlandish and silly names that sometimes accompany Android smartphones, they generally tend to come with similar structures.  Start with a manufacturer, toss in the name and adjective, and finish it off with a suffix.  Example: MOTOROLA DROID _____ A new website has been ...

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T-Mobile restarts Android 2.3 update for T-Mobile G2x

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The T-Mobile G2x has been available for quite some time, and T-Mo actually started rolling out Gingerbread for it a few months ago, and now they are planning to restart the update. This “restart” could be the result of some users who didn’t get the update the first time, or ...

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Sprint offering HTC EVO 3D for $49.99 today only [Deal Alert]

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If you’ve been curious about the whole 3D on a phone genre, now may be the perfect time to get some first hand experience. Today and today only, Sprint is offering the HTC EVO 3D for the low, low price of $49.99. Of course that requires a two-year contract but still — not a bad... ...

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More Galaxy Nexus: Instant update, user guide, and more December 9th launch evidence

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I sure hope you’re not sick of hearing about the Galaxy Nexus because we’ve still got two days left to stuff you up. We’ve got more evidence of a December 9th launch, a complete user guide, and an update you’ll be prompted to complete after your purchase (did I mention ...

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Popular TV guide app i.TV guides its way to the Android Market

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The guys behind the popular TV guide app i.TV have experienced much success on the iOS platform and hope to carry that over to Android (the “i” moniker certainly isn’t going to earn them any brownie points here). Released yesterday, i.TV for Android is available for free and ...

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Financial Times launches beta app for Android

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Those of you who enjoy reading the Financial Times will be happy to know they have finally released a beta app for Android. While the app is in beta form and you may experience bugs, it still offers a variety of features and optimization. Currently the app only supports devices running Android ...

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Santa Dash helps pass the time this holiday season

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Smarter Apps has announced Santa Dash, just in time for the holidays. Check it out!

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ChaCha updates Android app, new features in tow

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ChaCha has updated its Android app, bringing new features that help users get the answers they need quicker.

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Archos starting 2012 with a bang, promises ICS on G9 tablets

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Archos is one of the first out of the gate, announcing an official update to ICS for their G9 tablet in Q1 2012.

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Grand Theft Auto III arrives for select Android devices next week for $4.99

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Ten years after it made its console debut, GTA comes to Android phones and tablets.

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Verizon on Google Wallet: “We don’t block apps”

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The carrier tells us that Google Wallet is unlike other m-commerce solutions and it may some time and effort before we see it.

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