In Brief: Other Android stuff worth knowing (Sept 11)

In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, and Android-related news tidbits, which for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys.  These are things...

HeroCraft debuts its steampunk, fantasy puzzler The Tiny Bang Story

Some of you might have heard this, but HeroCraft recently released its popular PC and Mac game, The Tiny Bang Story, on Android. As a gorgeous blend of steampunk and fantasy,...

Multi-client chat app imo adds NFC support, enhanced location sharing

Multiple chat and Instant Message app imo have announced that they have released an updated version of its Android app.  The new version (2.7.5) sees the integration of two key location-based...

Sony details camera technology in Xperia V

Sony is pretty sure you're going to like the camera technology that's found in their new Xperia V smartphone.  Why?  Because it makes for a better image quality than in the...

News360 debuts new design and personalization options for tablets

News360 today announced that they've released a refreshed version of its Android tablet application.  Available in the Google Play store immediately, the 3.0 client brings new customization and personalization features as...

Hack the Nexus 7 to record 720p videos

Google Nexus 7 is without any doubt an amazing tablet, and it comes with a bag full of bells and whistles but still it couldn't stop the hackers to come up...

Android developers head to Toronto on October 25 for AndroidTO 2012

Android developers living north of the border are encouraged to sign up for AndroidTO 2012.  Heck, all Android developers looking for a bit of help with coding and practices would be...

Verizon Mobile Security designed with help of Asurion and McAfee

Verizon Wireless today introduced a new app designed to protect Android smartphones from cyber attacks, theft, and more.  Called Verizon Mobile Security, the app is created with help from Asurion and McAfee,...

ViewSonic VSD220 Android Smart Display launching in October for $399

ViewSonic officially announced the 22-inch ViewSonic Android Smart Display VCD22 at the Computex few months ago. I am still not sure what to call it, but after all it's an all-in-one Android desktop....

Amazon offering $99 Galaxy S III for AT&T, Sprint or Verizon

Been holding out for the Samsung Galaxy S III because you didn't have $200 sitting around?  Do you have half that amount?  Amazon Wireless is now offering the 16GB version of...

Motorola and Intel teasing September 18 event with short clip

Motorola and Intel, obviously excited about their September 18 event, want you to get your adrenaline flowing.  To do that they have put together a very short teaser clip about their...

Google Play taps Boingo for free Wi-Fi in 4,000 hotspots through September

Boingo Wireless today announced that Google Play is sponsoring free Boingo Wi-Fi connections at more than 4,000 hotspots around the country through the end of September.  These sponsored locations include 15...

CyanogenMod team announces monthly M-Series releases

The CyanogenMod team recognizes that it's tough to keep up with all of the nightly builds and rapid release of builds.  They also understand that if they don't keep their foot...

Google Wallet: Prepaid cards discontinued

Google Wallet users are now getting a warning to spend their Google Prepaid Card balance before October 17th at which point Google will be removing all prepaid cards from the Google...

HTC might get the iPhone and iPad banned in the US?

Apple is gearing up to launch the next "not-so-revolutionary" device known as iPhone 5 in the upcoming days, and we know that Apple is not in a good relationship with Samsung...