Android Market In-App Billing is Launched

After rolling out testing of in-app billing to developers just last week, Google has announced that the new Market feature has been launched. In-app billing has quite a few possible uses, from eliminating the need for separate trial and full versions of apps, to letting developers sell virtual ...

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Rumor: LG Optimus Big to Join LG’s Optimus Lineup?

According to a recent rumor, LG is in the midst of making a new handset called the Optimus Big. (Of course “Big” is only the codename.) It’s said this device will  sport a 1 GHz single core processor, 4.3″ NOVA Display, and a T-DMB TV tuner. That last specs makes it ...

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Angry Birds Rio to Launch on Android Market This Week

We thought for just a moment that Amazon had bought exclusive rights to Angry Birds Rio when it appeared on their new app store, but not the Android Market. We were wrong.

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HandyGames Drops Prices On All Android Games

You read that correctly, HandyGames, the group behind such Android games as Aporkalypse and Guns 'N' Glory, has dropped the price of all its games to just 0.99€ (about $1.40).

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Samung’s Droid Charge Has the Infamous Droid Red Eye

The Droid Charge (Stealth-V) had been spotted with the “Red Eye”. What does this mean? It means (not only is it close to a date launch announcment) that the Droid Charge will be another “Droid” branded phone for Verizon. Although, with no official word from Verizon, this ...

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Adobe Mobile Connect Updated to Version 1.5

Adobe has released an updated version to their original Adobe Mobile Connect solution for Android with its main focus of this release is geared towards Android tablet optimization.  Adobe is trying hard to enhance the reliability and improve confidence that its users can in fact have meetings ...

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HTC Merge Landing on Cellular South to be Available Next Month

Cellular South, the largest privately owned cellular provider in the states, has teamed up with HTC to deliver the carrier’s first Android world phone, the HTC Merge.  Featuring a slide-out keyboard and 5MP rear camera, it also offers Android 2.2 (Froyo) and HTC Sense to create “a ...

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So Long Beta! Firefox 4 Arrives Today

After what seemed like month/years of waiting, Firefox 4 has finally come to Android.  If this already sounds familiar to you, chances are good that you’ve seen the endless mentions of beta updates.  Well, all that stuff is over now and the real deal is here.  Features include tabbed ...

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RUMOR: Google creating an iOS-like “Game Center” for Android?

Like all rumors, take this one with a grain of salt. The word is that Google is prepping a game-centric social network for Android. This rumor, first published by PocketGamer, says that the network will be superior to Apple’s Gamer Center for iOS in the sense that it will have all of its ...

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Sony Ericsson Announces Unlocked Bootloader with New Line of Xperia Devices

According to the Sony Ericsson Developer Blog the new line of 2011 Xperia smartphones will allow “advanced developers” to unlock the boot loader legally.  This feature will only be available on certain devices that are without specific restrictions.  For example a device that is SIM ...

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Sony Ericsson Drops Five XPERIA Play Ads Featuring Kristen Schaal [VIDEO]

Sony Ericsson has a handful of new clips to hype the Xperia Play. Featuring the very funny Kristen Schaal, each ad shows us how awesome the "PlayStation Phone" really is.

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BREAKING: Amazon Launches Cloud Player for Android and Web, Cloud-Streaming Music At Long Last!

Amazon seems to be on a roll lately, and have just released Cloud Player and Cloud Drive, a cloud-based music streaming solution for the web, and more interestingly, mobile devices like Android. Each user is given 5GB of space in their personal Cloud Drive (unless the user purchases an MP3 ...

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Today’s “DUH” Moment: Sprint Officially Opposes T-Mo/AT&T Merger

You can file this one in "totally obvious" bin. Sprint put out a press release today, stating their official opposition to the proposed AT&T/T-Mo merger. Like we expected them to say, "Hey, this is a GREAT idea! Go ahead and merge together these two carriers so we can be an even more distant ...

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LauncherPro Hits the Market with New Features and Fixes

One of the more popular home screen replacement applications has received an update to version 0.8.4 and brings some new features, gingerbread optimization and more transition effects. The developer Federico Carnales announced the paid verson, LauncherPro+ will also be available in the market ...

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Rumor: Google Working on Nexus Tablet?

There is an interesting rumor/line of thought from an article over at unwiredview.com, talking about some conversations and rumors the author has heard concerning the idea that LG is working with Google to release a "Nexus Tablet", branded by Google itself. The reason the rumors are floating ...

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