Google Play carrier billing coming soon to Verizon Wireless

Google Play Store offers a lot of goodies for Android users, like there is music, movies, books, magazines, and Android applications. Back in May, Sprint enabled the carrier billing for all the Google...

Amazon offering Samsung Galaxy S III for as low as $99

Looking to pick up the Samsung Galaxy S III?  Get yourself over to Amazon and take advantage of their limited-time sale.  As of right now they are offering the popular smartphone...

Samsung: Jelly Bean rollout to begin for U.S. Galaxy S III

Samsung has just announced that they will begin rolling out the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the U.S. versions of the Galaxy S III.  Stopping short of any particular time...

5-inch 1080p HTC J Butterfly announced for Japan

Well, well, well.  Looks like the rumors of a 5-inch HTC smartphone with a 1080p HD display turned out to be true.  HTC has announced a new device for Japan, the...

Get this look for your Android smartphone: ALEX T style

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,...

Ontrion Galaxy S III extended battery review

Regardless of carrier, Samsung Galaxy S III owners are advised to check out Ontrion's line of extended battery options for the signature device.  Why?  Because they're incredibly powerful, long-lasting, yet not...

Sprint introduces Active Senior ID pack for Android handsets

Sprint, in an attempt to get an Android in the hands of every grandparent in the country, has released a new ID Pack aimed at seniors.  OK, so maybe it's not...

Rdio pushes out new beta client for Android

Rdio has released a new beta version of its music streaming app/service, dropping it in their Google Group today. Details for the new app include a redesigned UI that more closely...

Location sharing app Glympse gets major update

Glympse, perhaps our favorite way to share our location with friends and family, has completely redesigned itself and tossed in a bunch of new features. Available immediately in the Google Play...

Driving to the BigAndroidBBQ? Scout has your back!

We get it - the Big Android BBQ is this coming weekend and you're stoked.  So excited are you that you've got your bags packed, the cooler stocked, and the chargers in...

Samsung Galaxy Victory 4G LTE Review

Samsung has been on a huge roll as of late, and they're looking to continue that with the Galaxy Victory 4G LTE. The Victory is available at a Sprint store near...

Telenav acquires ThinkNear, kicks off Scout Advertising platform

Telenav is kicking off a new location-based, mobile advertising platform this week with the acquisition of an LA-based company called ThinkNear.  Blending their peanut butter with Telenav's own chocolate, the two...

Sprint to offer Galaxy Note II at $299 starting October 25

Sprint today confirmed the pricing and release date for the Samsung Galaxy Note II.  Outside of U.S. Cellular, this is the only carrier to step forward with a cost for the...

ASUS intros quad-core PadFone 2

Asus has officially introduced its successor to last year's phone/tablet combination experience that is the PadFone. Announced today, the PadFone 2 is a quad-core (1.5GHz Snapdragon S4) Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich...

Sprint to offer $200 Optimus G on November 9

Sprint, coming just hours after AT&T and their Optimus G announcement, have come out with pricing and a launch date for the quad-core smartphone.  Look for their version to arrive on...

It’s time for Samsung to let go of the physical Home...

The Galaxy S6 was my first Samsung smartphone. I meant to join the Galaxy club around the time of the S2, but HTC had...