Samsung outlines Android 4.1 update for 15 Galaxy models

Samsung has started to deploy the Android 4.1 update to the Galaxy S III and promises it will be coming to more than a dozen other models.  In a statement emailed to The...

Droid Incredible X rumored to be design basis for Nexus 5

With the anniversary of the Galaxy Nexus  fast approaching, anxious eyes are starting to look for clues and details for it successor.  And since we're talking about maybe five Nexus partners,...

Sprint expands 4G LTE to parts of Kansas, Illinois and Massachusetts

Sprint continuing with its promise of delivering 100 markets with 4G LTE connectivity over the remaining months of 2012, has added another few areas to its map.  If you live in Lawrence, Kan.; Topeka,...

Dyzplastic intros Series 3’s Pandroid, Sir Knightly Bild, and Whoogle the Owl

Dyzplastic has released what appears to be the final previews for the upcoming Series 3 Android collectible figures, pulling the curtain back on another three designs.  Say hello to Pandroid, Sir...

LG Optimus Vu II details seemingly confirmed

The details for the presumed Optimus Vu II have leaked online, seemingly confirming a slightly improved take on the would-be Galaxy Note II killer. According to Korean blog Bad IT Tong (translate),...

This Day in Android: Android 1.0 SDK released (2008)

Can you believe that it has been four years since the first software development kit (SDK) was released for Android?  Wowzers.  Yes, our favorite mobile platform was released into the wild...

Amazon Wireless offering AT&T’s HTC One X for only $19.99

So you wanted to get the HTC One X from AT&T earlier this summer but weren't too keen on the $200 price tag.  You waited, saw that it hit $99, and...

HTC Trade-Up sweetens the pot for iPhone users with free headphones

HTC wants you to consider them for your next smartphone.  So much so that they are offering trade-in values for your old stuff to the tune of up to $300.  In...

Qualcomm: Newest competitor chipsets can’t hang with our two-year-old stuff

Qualcomm is pretty proud of their Snapdragon processor family and wants to remind mobile community at large.  Sure, they've got cutting-edge quad-core Snapdragon S4 stuff in devices like the Optimus G,...

HTC’s Android 4.1 plans outlined for One X

HTC is set to deliver Android 4.1 Jelly Bean to the unlocked One X, according to reports surfacing this morning.  MoDaCo's Paul O'Brien, who has an inside source, also advises that the...

Dyzplastic introduces us to Series 3’s Professor Skully McRivethead

Say hello to the latest Android collectible figure from Dyzplastic, Professor Skully McRivethead.  Okay, so he's actually one of a number of new guys from the upcoming Series 3.  Nevertheless, he's a...

Phiaton PS 20 NC earphones review

First, let me preface this with a disclaimer: I love reviewing headphones and Bluetooth accessories for Android devices.  Were I not in this position, I would have no idea just how...

Opera Min 7.5 introduces Smart Page feature

Opera has pushed out a new version (7.5) of its Opera Mini for Android web browser. The key new feature this time around is the what Opera calls the “Smart Page”...

Rhapsody Android app gets an update

The new update for Rhapsody brings it to 3.0.1. With this update we get some new features: The ability to download individual albums and tracks for offline playback Decide where on your device...

Dyzplastic debuts Clear and Red collectible figures ahead of Sept 24 launch

Dyzplastic has given us another two Android collectible figures to look forward to ahead of their September 24 release.  Today see us learning of Clear, the transparent Android that also houses a small...