comScore: Android inches forward as smartphone sales slow

Android is still the king of the hill when it comes to smartphone market share, according to the newest comScore report.  At 52.5 percent of the U.S. market, Android is up...

Android 4.2 intros new levels of protection, permissions, and privacy

As handy as the Google Play store is, and as good as security apps are for Android, it's still tough to police apps and games that can be freely found online....

Android 4.0+ inches forward in overall platform share

Android 4.0+ Ice Cream Sandwich and Android 4.1+ Jelly Bean have notched a few percentage points in the overall breakdown of the platform.  Moving up ever so slightly, the two builds...

Samsung sells 3 million Galaxy Note II’s in first 37 days

Samsung is well on their way to hitting the goal of 20 million Galaxy Note II sales, having already notched 3 million in just over a month's time. According to a press announcement...

Sony Xperia Odin official render image leaked

Earlier in October, we heard about the Sony's new upcoming flagship device codenamed as 'Odin'. Recently, a Japanese tech site posted a leaked shot of a Sony phone, and they claimed...

Verizon Samsung Stratosphere II press images leaked

Back in August, we heard about the Verizon Samsung Stratosphere II for the first time, and we saw a leaked shot of the phone as well along with the specifications. Now...

Pocket gets faster, smoother, and better with 4.3 release

Pocket has a new software update today which will is not only faster and smoother, but it also features optimization for Android 4.2 devices such as the Nexus 4 and Nexus...

Budget-friendly $99 LG Mach arrives at Sprint on November 11

November 11 is turning out to be a pretty busy day for Sprint, what with the 4G LTE version of the Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 and the carrier's new tablet rate...

Sprint to carry 4G LTE Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 on November 11

Sprint will be offering consumers its first 4G LTE-ready tablet, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, on Sunday, November 11.  Priced at $549.99, the 10.1-inch tablet can be added to an...

U.S. Cellular adds Motorola Electrify M to 4G LTE roster

U.S. Cellular, staying pretty busy as of late, is adding another 4G LTE smartphone to its Android lineup. Today sees the carrier announcing the Motorola Electrify M, an Android 4.0 Ice...

Amazon releases Amazon Cloud Photo for Android devices

Amazon has released a new Android app that offers a more photography-based view of its cloud storage services.  It's called Amazon Cloud Drive Photos, it's free to use, and it offers 5GB...

Pantech Marauder review

What we liked:  Its budget-friendly price and software touches make this a great option for first-time smartphone buyers. Room for Improvement: The overall design is thicker and more chunky than others and...

Rovio shows gameplay footage of Han, Chewie, R2-D2, C-3PO

We're a week away from seeing the release of Angry Birds Star Wars so it makes sense that we'd get more footage of the upcoming title.  Between yesterday and today we...

AT&T, T-Mobile team up to combat smartphone theft

AT&T and T-Mobile have paired up to help combat thefts of smartphone by adding their list of IMEIs to a national database.  Initially announced back in April, this joint and voluntary...