Fabled Motorola Olympus Spied

If any of you have been following the Motorola Olympus stories over the past month or so, you’ve probably been wondering what the handset actually looks like. Fortunately, a tipster has been hitting up all the tech sites on the web this morning with two images which are claimed to be of the ...

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Slice It! Comes to Android via GetJar Exclusive

Popular iPhone game Slice It! has come to Android and it’s yet another GetJar exclusive title.  The developers, Com2us, follow on the heels of Rovio (Angry Birds), Gameloft, and Glu in choosing the open application store for distribution of their mind-warping puzzle game.  As is the case ...

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Looking Back at This Year’s Android Turkeys

On the latest AndroidGuys podcast we started discussing who we thought this year's biggest Android turkeys were. You know, in honor of Thanksgiving and all.

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Verizon Reminds us They Offer NFL Mobile [VIDEO]

Did you know that we’re already over halfway through the NFL season?  Oh you did.  Okay then.  Well, did you know that Verizon offers NFL Mobile so you can keep up with anything and everything as it pertains to the game of pigskin?  Oh… you didn’t?  Well, here’s a new ...

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Could Rubin Drop Gingerbread on December 6th?

With the rumored Gingerbread drop date come and gone without any tasty little pastry men coming to light, speculation has once again started as to exactly when Gingerbread will release. With Eric Schmidt telling the world that it will be a "few weeks" during a recent interview, we have been ...

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Cox Isn’t Just Cable Anymore, Adds Android to Repertoire

Cable company Cox is breaking into the wireless business and is currently offering cellular service in select regions. Cox’s business plan is based around the user, offering great customer service and competitive  prices on bundle packages of cable, internet and phone service.  A new part ...

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Sssssh… The Droid 2 Global Announced Quietly on Facebook

There does not seem to be much of a marketing campaign going on right now for the Droid 2 Global from Verizon. Confirmed today though a facebook post, the handset is selling for $299.00 with a $100.00 mail-in rebate card. The quote from the facebook post:

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Samsung Reporting 600,000 Tabs Sold Worldwide in First Month

Color us impressed. The Korea Herald is reporting that Samsung has released it's sales figures for the newly released Galaxy Tab, and they are impressive. 600, 000 units have been sold worldwide, with supply in most areas not keeping up with demand.

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Sony CEO on Playstation Phone: “Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire”

Sony Ericsson’s CEO, Bert Nordberg, was recently interviewed by the Wall Street Journal where he spilled a few details on the rumored PlayStation Phone. When pressed about the device, Nordberg said, "...there’s a lot of smoke, and I tell you there must be a fire somewhere.”

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MetroPCS Offering $229 No-Contract Optimus M on November 24

MetroPCS announced their first Android smart phone today, the Optimus M for availability later this week. Starting November 24th, the nation's fifth largest carrier will offer the Android 2.2 handset for $229 outright.

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Leaked: Galaxy S Successor Gets Firmware Update.

On Friday, November 19th a firmware update was leaked by a Samsung insider relating to the GT-I9200,  also rumored to be the Galaxy S2. The firmware is being looked over by many by now especially those at XDA-Developers.  At this time it’s not exactly known what the firmware contains ...

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Xperia X10 Gets Custom ROM With Stock Froyo [UPDATE]

This might be the perfect moments to sit down and sigh: “Finally…” After almost half a year of ridiculing Sony Ericsson for its hard-to-crack bootloader and speculating and dreaming about custom ROMs for the Xperia X10, it’s finally here. Some heroes on XDA have managed ...

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Take $50 off Sprint’s Galaxy Tab at Radio Shack with Shack Friday Deal

With Black Friday rapidly approaching, we’ve learned of another fantastic Android deal.  Radio Shack, trying to save people the hassle of waiting in line for hours in the cold, has decided to kick off their deals earlier in the week with Shack Friday.  Starting tomorrow, November 21 ...

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AppBrain Pushes Out V5 of Their Android App, Google Breaks Fast Install

AppBrain, one of the more forward thinking apps for maintaining and installing Android applications pushed out their V5 update today, giving their users new functionalities to play with. A quote from their blog post about the release:

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Shopkick and Retail Mobile Rewards

Just in time for the holiday season, we are seeing location based ad/rewards systems take off on the Android Platform.  The latest one to announce a new location based rewards system is a company called “shopkick“.  Kind of a foursquare like system for shopping, users can check in ...

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