Gameloft offering three games for $1 each Labor Day weekend

Want to get in on some great Android gaming this weekend but want to keep an eye on your wallet at the same time?  Consider Gameloft's Labor Day weekend sale which...

Cricket Huawei Mercury Ice launching on September 5th

US super-regional carrier Cricket Wireless is planning to launch the Huawei Mercury Ice on September 5 through RadioShack. Actually, this device is a redesigned version of the Huawei Mercury, but it...

Verizon’s Samsung Galaxy Stellar looks good for September 6 debut

Things look to be in order for a September 6 debut for Verizon's next, next Android.  You know, the one after Motorola's Droid Razr M 4G LTE - the Samsung Galaxy...

AT&T branded Pantech Magnus 4G leaked, looks fantastic

Pantech is in the mobile market from a long time now but they never made an impact on the US mobile market, but now it looks like Pantech is about to...

Sprint TV spots dig at rival’s shared data plans

Sprint, no fan of shared data plans, has started airing commercials which poke at the idea of pooling data together for families.  OK, maybe not so much at the plans, but...

Evernote optimizes app with Android 4.1-specific features

Evernote recently debuted a new version of its popular, and increasingly cooler note-taking/utility tool application with features specifically created for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.  This release (v4.2) gives users an even quicker...

Virgin Mobile now offering $99 Kyocera Rise

Here's a friendly reminder that today's the day that Virgin Mobile starts offering the  Android 4.0-powered Kyocera Rise. Available online and at select retail locations, the smartphone features a 1GHz processor,...

Amazon brags Appstore growth ahead of new Kindle Fire

Amazon, proud of its Kindle Fire and Appstore, has issued a press release touting some of it successes from the last year or so. As many of you know, Amazon is...

Huawei to ship MediaPad 10 FHD in next few weeks

Huawei officially announced that it will begin shipping its 10-inch MediaPad 10 FHD to various markets starting in September.  The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich-based tablet is a beast on paper...

Huawei intros ‘fashion forward’ MediaPad 7 Lite

Huawei announced at IFA that they've got a 7-inch tablet for those of you with eye for both fashion and function. Called the MediaPad 7 Lite, the device runs Android 4.0...

Huawei announces Ascend G600 for September

Huawei has announced their latest Android-based smartphone, the 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich-powered  Ascend  G600.  Specs for the handset include a 4.5-inch LCD IPS HD (960x8540) display, a 1.2GHz dual-core  processor, 768MB RAM and...

In Brief: Android stuff worth knowing (Aug 31)

A new Kickstarter project called BERO is a 4” Google Android-inspired robot that runs on an open source app via Bluetooth.  Users can move the arms, head, make the robot dance to music and react to smartphone...

Amazon launching a tablet with dual-sides?

Big companies like Amazon love to come out with innovations that will probably blow your mind, like they launched the Kindle Fire, a cheap tablet with specs better than a bunch...

This Day in Android: Galaxy S II announced for three U.S. carriers

It was one year ago today that T-Mobile, Sprint, and AT&T customers were officially introduced to the Samsung Galaxy S II.  Hitting the respective carriers over the coming weeks, the phone...

Phosphor Games releases Tegra 3-optimized Horn

Remember the really sweet looking game that was demonstrated back at Google I/O in June? Well, it's called Horn and it's out today.  And you're advised to download it as soon...