Leaked LC Lucid render leaves us uninspired

With a not-so-spectacular form factor, the beauty will have to come from inside for the mid-range LG.

Android nears 50% market share as U.S. tops 100M smartphone users

The latest comScore MobiLens report out and, for the first time, the number of U.S. smartphone subscribers has eclipsed the 100-million mark.  Growing 13 percent from October, the finding tells us that there are 101.3...

Verizon lists 4G LTE devices scheduled to receive Ice Cream Sandwich

Verizon has officially put together a list of devices expected to see an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update.  Although they don't outline any particular dates or specifics, we do have...

Google puts dozens of apps and games at 49¢ each for Google Play promo

A new promotion has started with popular, premium apps going for 49¢ each. Titles include Sprinkle, Asphalt 6, SwiftKey X, and much more!

Google replaces Android Market with ‘Google Play’

Google re-brands the all-in-one destination for apps, games, music, and movies.

Samsung to offer 90 days of Norton Mobile Security in select smartphones

Samsung today announced that select models of their Galaxy smartphones will come with 90-day licenses of Norton Mobile Security. Available as full-featured sample of the standalone client, the app protects users...

TurboTax arrives as first tablet-optimized tax application

TurboTax today announced that they have released the 'first and only native tax app' coded with Android tablets in mind.  Available immediately in the Android Market as a free download, the...

Samsung Galaxy Pocket announced for international market

Although pricing and carriers were not part of the announcement, we are expecting Gingerbread on the cheap.

Android app size limit increased from 50MB to 4GB

Today is a monumental day for  Android developers as Google announced a pretty tasty treat last night.  Google has increased application size limits to 4GB each, up considerably from 50MB.  That's...

AT&T announces Beats by Dr. Dre Beatbox, confirms Android 4.0 for HTC Vivid

Recently, AT&T proudly confirmed that they will be launching the HTC One X exclusively in USA, which is HTC's first ever quad-core device featuring ICS and Sense 4.0. One of the...

Qualcomm adds Virtua Tennis Challenge, three others to Snapdragon GamePack

Qualcomm today announced that four new titles are joining their Snapdragon GamePack.  Designed as a bundle of games optimized for the Qualcomm Snapdragon chipset, the collection has grown to more than...

MIT offering public beta of App Inventor

Following on the heels of its open sourcing of Google's App Inventor tool, MIT has opened up the doors to its own beta version of the service. Announced early this week...

16GB version of Galaxy Nexus due in early April

Arriving with half the internal storage as its initial release, it's also $100 less.

Swappa: a great place for buying and selling Android devices

If you need to sell your used Android handset, or you're in the market to buy a new device but you're against paying the carrier prices, Swappa is your knight in...

Asus to be the first one to the table with Jelly Bean?

There was a time when ICS was a trending topic, and now it seems it's being replaced by Jelly Bean. Android 5.0 is expected to be announced in Q2 (hopefully at...