13 apps to mimic the Windows Phone Metro UI on your Android

So you really like the look of Windows Phone and the don't-call-it-Metro tiles but aren't in a hurry to give up Android.  What to do?  Dudes, that's easy - download these...

Microsoft to release Office for Android in March 2013

Microsoft plans to release an Android version of its Office software suite in the coming months, according to new reports.  Set to arrive in March 2013, the popular document creator will...

Create custom, simple notifications for Android 4.1 with Notif

Looking for a way to create custom notifications and reminders for your Android 4.1 Jelly Bean device? Consider Notif and its four types of notifications for items like reminders, lists, passwords,...

Free trial periods come to Google Play subscriptions

Android developers will find that they have yet another tool at their disposal at it pertains to consumer satisfaction and potential revenue opportunities.  Available now, consumers can now take advantage of...

Verizon’s 4G LTE network grows to 400 markets well ahead of schedule

Verizon announced yesterday that they will soon see its 4G LTE network expand to reach more than 400 markets, well ahead of schedule.  The original goal was to hit 400 markets...

Samsung confirms Galaxy S III Mini plans

Samsung has confirmed that they will be offering a "Mini" version of their incredibly popular Galaxy S III smartphone.  Expected to debut within the next day or so, the phone should...

Get this look for your Android smartphone:INFOGRAPHIC

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,...

Spacetime Studios teases next RPG, Arcane Legends

SpacetimeStudios, ready to add yet another RPG to its mobile and desktop lineup, is providing a first-look video for its forthcoming Arcane Legends. If you've ever spent time with Pocket Legends...

Gameloft announces twin stick shooter, Zombiewood

Gameloft is teasing its next smartphone game this afternoon, having released a trailer for the twin stick shooter Zombiewood.  Set to arrive by Halloween, the game will be free to play...

Android 4.1.2 debuts with bug fixes, landscape support for Nexus 7

The hottest, newest version of our favorite mobile platform is starting to trickle out today as Android 4.1.2 makes its way into the  Android Open Source Project (AOSP).  What's new?  Not much,...

T-Mobile says Galaxy Note II coming “this fall”

For reasons unknown, T-Mobile feels compelled to remind us of something we already knew.

Winamp adds synchronized lyrics to Android app

Winamp today added a new synchronized lyrics feature to its desktop client and mobile application for Android.  Powered by LyricFind, it provides lyrics to millions of tracks from more than 40,000...

Sources confirm specs for HTC’s 5-inch DLX

A pair of tweets from reputable and trusted  sources are confirming much of the same details as it pertains to the rumored 5-inch HTC handset.  Falling in line with recent reports,...

Android-based Nikon S800C now shipping

Just a quick note to pass along the news that the Android-powered Nikon digital camera is now shipping.  Priced at about $350, the S800C runs Android 2.3 Gingerbread and features a 10x...

Lookout 3.0 debuts with new Signal Flare feature

Lookout today introduced a new version of its mobile security application for Android, dropping v3.0 in the Google Play Store.  Key among the details this time around is a new feature...

Today’s best tech deals: Nexus 6P with free Garmin vivofit

B&H Photo is running a sweet deal on the Nexus 6P. Not only is it on sale, but you can also get a free...