Samsung announces Galaxy Premier for international markets

After months of rumors and conjecture, the Samsung Galaxy Premier becomes a reality.  The GT-19260 has been announced today and will be hitting Ukraine and other international markets in the coming...

U.S. Cellular expands 4G LTE footprint

U.S. Cellular will be expanding its 4G LTE footprint in but a few days time, as the carrier is today announcing the next wave of markets.  Effective November 5, the wireless...

Waze overhauls navigation app with 3.5 release

Crowdsourced mapping and navigation application Waze has gotten a rather significant overhaul today with the release of v3.5 of its Android app.Available immediately in the Google Play store, the free app...

Cricket adds $179 Desire C to Android portfolio

Cricket Wireless adds another Android smartphone to its smartphone portfolio today, introducing the Desire C. The HTC smartphone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich (with Sense) and should make for a...

B&N Nook HD, Nook HD+ shipping this week

Barnes & Noble dropped us a line early this morning to let everyone know that their two new Android-powered tablets, the Nook HD and Nook HD+ are ready to roll.  Expected...

Ube Bobine review

We've reviewed plenty of chargers over the years on AndroidGuys.  We've also reviewed plenty of phone mounts or stands as well.  Today, we're reviewing a hybrid device that not only props...

Evernote announces major update to Skitch app

Evernote today announced a "major update" for its Skitch application for Android.  Details include a new, cleaner homescreen, cross-platform sync, improved search and more.  Seeing as how it's a photo and...

Get this look for your Android smartphone: Colors (by keeent)

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,...

Verizon intros $99 Spectrum 2 for October 30

Verizon today announced their next Android smartphone, the LG Spectrum 2, will arrive in but one day's time. Expected to hit Verizon's website on October 30, the handset will run $99...

Google Play tops 700,000 Android apps

Google has officially indicated that there are now more 700,000 apps in the Google Play Store, available for smartphones and tablets.  The news comes just a short week after Apple made...

Pandora announces 4.0 for Android for coming weeks

Pandora today announced that they've finally put together a new version of their streaming music application.  As the biggest update to the app since it launched for smartphones, it has taken...

No LTE for Nexus 4, Andy Rubin explains why

With all the hub-bub going around today about the Nexus bomb that Google dropped, some have noticed that in the specifications for the Nexus 4, there's no mention of LTE. Google...

Rovio provides first gameplay footage of Angry Birds Star Wars

Up until now we've only heard about Angry Birds Star Wars and its upcoming November 8 launch.  Sure, we've seen teaser footage of the game but nothing that shows how the...

T-Mobile touts fall and holiday smartphone lineup

Even though T-Mobile decided to scrap plans for their New York press event this evening,they went ahead and issued a press release tied to the same topic. It was expected that...

Nexus 10 specifications

Google announces Nexus 10 for November 13 OS: Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean) Processor:1.7 GHz A15 dual-core processor Memory: 16/32GB User memory + 2GB (RAM) Display: 10” WQXGA (2560x1600, 300 ppi) display Camera: Main(Rear): 5 Megapixel Camera Sub(Front): 1.9 Megapixel Camera Video Codec: MPEG4,...