Samsung now offering special edition Garnet Red Galaxy Tab 2

Samsung has today begun selling a new Garnet Red Edition of the Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 for a limited time. The special edition comes with preloaded with 4.1 Android Jelly Bean,...

New galaxy Note 8.0 images surface, showing off S-Pen and software

Just yesterday, we saw some real world shots of the yet-to-be-released Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0. Now, there's some further leaks, and they're showing off the included S-Pen and the software. Judging...

Imagine how cool a Google Now smart watch would be

There's plenty of chatter rolling around the internet this week with talks of Google getting into the smart watch game. Presumably powered by Android it is also possible that the watch...

HTC announces Desire U for Taiwan

HTC today announced a new phone for its home country of Taiwan, pulling the curtain back for the Desire U. Specifications for the entry-level smartphone include a 4-inch WVGA (480x800) display,...

Samsung sets record for smartphones shipped in single quarter

Samsung set a new record for the number of smartphones shipped in a single quarter and in a single year. Its broad and deep line-up of Android smartphones, particularly the Galaxy-branded Android...

Samsung intros rugged and waterproof GALAXY Xcover 2

Samsung today introduced the next member of the Galaxy family, the rugged and waterproof Xcover 2. Pricing and availability are unknown at this point however we expect this is one device that will...

Acer debuts 4.5-inch Liquid E1 smartphone

Acer today introduced a new Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean smartphone, the mid-range Liquid E1. Specifications include a 4.5-inch qHD display (960x540), a 1GHz dual-core processor, 1GB RAM, 4GB internal storage, and...

LG VS870 could be Verizon’s LG Escape

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...

T-Mobile the only carrier not confirmed to offer HTC M7

T-Mobile USA is the only major carrier that has yet to sign on for the upcoming HTC M7, according to the often-correct @evleaks. AT&T is the third wireless provider to jump...

International Galaxy S2 Jellybean Update with Nature UX

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...

Lookout intros two new features to help fight lost and stolen phones

Lookout Mobile Security today announced a pair of new features for the Android application. Designed to help combat lost and stolen phones, one comes in the free version while the other...

Google Q4 2012 earnings released: Steady growth, without including Motorola

Google yesterday released their specifics on earnings from Q4 2012, to include: Some $14.42 billion in revenue, up 36 percent compared to Q4 of 2011. Motorola, which Google continues to operate as a...

Verizon Q4 and 2012 earnings: great growth all around

Yesterday, Verizon released their Q4 earnings, and total 2012 earnings. The growth seen on their front is terrific, as follows for Q4: 2.2 million net customer additions in the quarter, highest in...

AT&T acquires Alltel’s 585,000 customers and spectrum bands for $780 million in cash

Well, this was slightly unexpected. AT&T has announced that they will completely acquire the Alltel brand, to include all of their 585,000 customers and spectrum. The deal set AT&T back a...

From the rumor mill: Motorola X phone to be sold cheaply on Google Play,...

Over at Droid-Life, there's some inside information leaking that may or may not be of any actual value... but we can hope. The rumor mill is now pushing hard on the...