Sprint calls on $49.99 Sprint Force as latest 4G LTE handset

Sprint today announced its latest smartphone, the Android 4.0 Ice Cream powered Sprint Force, is now available online and at retail locations around the country. Priced at $49.99 (after a $50...

Motorola Phones Lack “Wow” Factor, Says Google CFO

Google's CFO, Patrick Pichette, openly admitted that Motorola's phones have not provided a "wow" factor for consumers. Pichette stated that Google has inherited a pipeline of insignificant devices. “Motorola has a great...

Samsung invites public to Times Square to watch unveiling of Galaxy S4

Not a member of the press but still want to see the Galaxy S4 unveiled in New York? You're in luck; Samsung is inviting the public to Times Square to watch...

OUYA Ships March 28th

After months of waiting, the infamous OUYA will begin shipping on March 28th. OUYA is a $99 Android gaming consol that blew through Kickstarter last year with over 8 million dollars...

HTC confirms Sense 5 update coming to select previous models

HTC today confirmed that the HTC Sense 5 UI will be coming to select existing models as part of a software update. Timing is unknown, however the models are expecting the...

Google experimenting with new Linux kernel for Android, version 3.8

According to the public kernel repository over at Google, there's a new, experimental kernel build out. It's marked as version 3.8, and is built from the standard kernel, with all the...

Can HP’s budget-friendly Slate 7 take on the Nexus 7?

It is Mobile World Congress week, and we all know about the plethora of new Android devices announced. Phones and tablets are everywhere, mostly from familiar names. Then there's also the...

Waze wows us again with 3.6 release

Starting this week, Waze users now have the ability to report and close roads on their interactive map in real time, helping to prevent delays and unnecessary back-ups on the roadways. With Waze...

Samsung to employ multiple processor types for Galaxy S4, report indicates

For the flagship smartphone, the handset maker will use different processors for different markets.

U.S. Cellular adds Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to 4G LTE line-up

U.S. Cellular announced the addition of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 to their 4G LTE line-up this morning. The Galaxy Note was previously offered only as a wireless option to customers,...

Swappa becomes XDA’s new Marketplace

After closing down their marketplace, XDA has announced that they will be partnering with Swappa as a replacement for their old marketplace. Swappa has been an android marketplace for a few...

Adobe Photoshop Touch comes to Android smartphones

Adobe has released a smartphone version of the Photoshop Touch app that tablet users have enjoyed for some time. Available for $4.99 in the Google Play Store, it has all the...

Samsung takes on Google Wallet, Apple Passbook with Samsung Wallet

Samsung today announced a coupon and ticketing service not unlike Apple's Passbook or Google Wallet. Called Samsung Wallet, the app and service comes with an API (beta) for developers which should...

Comparing the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to the iPad Mini

Samsung last weekend announced a new member of the Galaxy Note family with the release of the 8-inch model. Due in the coming weeks, it's about as close to the Apple...

Pick of the Day: PowerFlask

Welcome to Pick of the Day, a daily post which aims to highlight various goings-on in the Android space. Whether it's an app, a game, an accessory, or service, we're here...

Google and LG partner up for two new Android Wear 2.0...

Yesterday we told you that Android Wear 2.0 might finally launch on February 9 and will support eighteen different smartwatches including a few LG...