Ice Screen: a 26-inch Android-based smart TV

Tencent and TCL have teamed up together to make the Ice Screen: a 26" Android TV packing a dual-core Cortex A9 1GHz processor, a Mali 400 GPU, 4GB of RAM and support...

HTC One V to be available at Cricket beginning September 2nd

When HTC unveiled its One series a while ago, it was met with what bordered on unanimous praise. The software and hardware were both lauded for their forward thinking and the...

Save a life, buy an app

Rest in peace to the bad guys, or, if you're too cheap to support a developer by paying for their application, the good guys. The United States Department of Justice has...

Will Amazon announce next Kindle Fire on September 6?

We just received an email from Amazon inviting us to a September 6 press conference. Considering we're known as an Android site and not just one that covers e-readers or general...

Pocket creates #WatchItLater for video discovery

Pocket, one of our favorite ways to keep up with reading long articles and documents, makes it very easy to discover new content.  Try using the hashtag #longreads and you'll find...

Latest Facebook release improves events and photo sharing

A new version of the Facebook app has made its way into the wild which speeds up and enhances things across a number fronts.  If you like to create and share...

Pandora update brings new UI, lyrics, and song history

The Pandora application for Android has been updated in what seems like the first time in forever. Head to Google Play, Amazon, or wherever to check out the version and you'll...

Virgin Mobile debuts Samsung Galaxy Reverb for September

Virgin Mobile has added another Android smartphone to their no-contract roster, announcing the Samsung Galaxy Reverb.  Due in September, the handset is a mid-range model with a somewhat reasonable $250 sticker. Details...

LG Intuition will be Verizon’s Optimus Vu

Verizon is set to carry the LG Optimus Vu in the near term, offering the 5-inch smartphone as the name Intuition   According to a screen grab picked up by Droid Life, the...

ZTE Blade III unveiled, doesn’t catch much attention

While this isn't groundbreaking news, it seemed like it was worth getting a chuckle over reporting. Verkkokauppa.com, a Finnish retailer, has revealed the ZTE Blade III, complete with pictures and specs. The...

ARCHOS Gen10 series announced, hits U.S. in November

Watch out Asus, Archos is gunning for you and your tablet form factor.  Today, as expected, Archos introduced its next series of Android tablets in the Gen10 ARCHOS 101 XS.  Priced...

U.S. Cellular intros Samsung Galaxy Metrix 4G

U.S. Cellular has begun selling a new Android-powered Samsung smartphone online and will later release it in retail stores later in the week. Called the Samsung Galaxy Metrix 4G, it runs...

Gameloft provides first gameplay footage of Wild Blood

Gameloft is taking a very slow, controlled approach to their latest game, stringing us along with bite-sized glimpses of Wild Blood. Today sees the developer providing the first in-game footage from...

Sony releases open source DASH sensor framework

Sony today announced that they are releasing their Dynamic Android Sensor HAL (DASH) sensor framework as an open source GitHub project.  Essentially this means that custom ROM developers and other mobile players...

Nikon intros Android-based 16-megapixel camera

Nikon today announced a 16-megapixel Android-based camera in the form of the recently rumored S800C. Featuring a 10X optical zoom and Wi-Fi support, the camera runs 2.3 Gingerbread under the hood...