Sprint extends push-to-talk feature to new Android devices with app

Sprint today announced the recent availability of a new app (Sprint Direct Connect Now) that adds push-to-talk features to Android smartphones such as the Kyocera Rise and forthcoming LG Optimus Elite.  Available as a...

U.S. Cellular expands presence to 460 Walmart locations

U.S. Cellular has started expanding its retail presence, today announcing that it will bring its postpaid plans to 460+ Walmart locations within its footprint.  The move will help the carrier get...

Vintage typography app Fontly comes to Android

So you're a big fan of vintage typography huh?  Cool, me too!  I simply love to happen across an old building with some antique hand-painted logo or sign on the side....

Samsung enhances TecTile features with 3.0 update

Samsung today announced that their Tectile programmable NFC stickers have gotten an update, just in time for the U.S. debut of the Galaxy Note II.  As a v3.0 release, the adds...

Are you guilty of “Sh*t Android Users Say”?

Ever find yourself saying one or more of the following things about Android or the iPhone?  Ever run down someone else's handset choice or talk up yours like crazy?  Sure you...

Dragon Mobile Assistant debuts for Android 4.0+

Nuance has released a new voice-assisted application that builds up on their already existing Dragon Go!, dropping it in Google Play Store for Android 4.0+ devices.  The app will be known...

T-Mobile Galaxy Note II available at whopping $369

Been holding out for a T-Mobile version of the Samsung Galaxy Note II?  We sure hope you've been saving your pennies because this thing certainly ain't cheap.  The new handset is...

Get this look for your Android smartphone: The Future, Pie UI Reimagined

One of our absolute favorite things about Android is the fact that you can bend and tweak the platform to your needs.  Sure, there's rooting and modding for deep level personalization,...

Comparing the Nexus 7 to the iPad mini

Well, it's official.  Apple has a 7.9-inch iPad mini coming in the next few weeks and it cost $329 or more.  Hide yo kids, hide you wives, this thing is going...

LG Spectrum 2 details found on Best Buy ahead of announcement

We heard back in August about the LG Spectrum 2 for Verizon Wireless, and we also heard that it will be out sometime in early October. Though we still don't know...

AT&T announces Samsung Galaxy Note II availability

Back in September, Samsung officially announced the Galaxy Note II for all the 4 major and one regional network of USA. T-mobile said that it will be out this fall, and...

LG, Samsung to offer 1080p HD handsets in early 2013

LG and Samsung are expected to deliver smartphones with 1080p HD displays, according to Korea's MK News (translate).  As if it would be any other way, the two companies are going to announce...

Amazon: Kindle Fire HD is a global best-seller

Amazon just dropped us an email to let everyone know that their Kindle Fire HD is a worldwide best-seller.  Yeah, like that's a surprise to anyone. In all seriousness, the Android-based tablet...

Google Wallet update in the pipes, big changes?

Google Wallet hasn't exactly been widely adopted, but that may change in the near future. Google has updated the Wallet website, and they're touting the "next version of Google Wallet, coming...

Sprint adds another 32 markets to growing LTE network

The carrier's 4G LTE network should see another 115 markets in the coming months.

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...