Get your Jersey Shore on with “Snookify Me!” app

You've been Androidified, now it's time to be Snookified.  App Genius Corp has introduced a new Android application today which turns pictures of you and your friends into Jersey Shore "star"...

Xperia PLAY scores Dead on Arrival as exclusive title

  The Xperia PLAYgets another new exclusive game this week with the arrival (pun) of Dead on Arrival.  Created as a top-down 3D game, players have a bunch of weapons at their...

Google folds Checkout into Wallet

Google, hoping to lessen confusion among some of their brands and services, is folding Google Checkout into Google Wallet.  The move makes perfect sense to us as we expect to find...

Orange announces San Francisco II for UK

  Orange today announced that it will soon be offering the Orange San Francisco II budget smartphone later this month. Powered by Android 2.3 Gingerbread and running an 800MHz processor, the handset...

Platform Wars: A Meditation on the Amazon Kindle Fire and the B&N NOOK Tablet

  Last night on the weekly podcast, we discussed the Amazon Kindle Fire and the new Barnes & Noble NOOK Tablet, or,  the artist formerly known as the NOOK Color.  Are these...

Sprinkle now available for Android 2.3+ devices

An update to the popular fire-fighting game Sprinkle allows for play on all Android 2.3+ devices, including many tablets. Available in the Android Market, the game is billed as a "water-physics...

Shadowgun update allows for play non-Tegra device

  A new update to the incredibly sharp looking Shadowgun has opened the door to playing the game on non-Tegra devices.  According to Androidnext.dethe update changelog indicates support for  PowerVR and Adreno GPUs....

Taptu 2.0 prepares for Ice Cream Sandwich

  Taptu today announced it 2.0 released of their popular social news reading application for Android, adding new support for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.  Among the finer details, this means support...

Nook Tablet allows for third party app installs via web

Install your favorite book application on the Barnes & Noble tablet.

eBLASTER helps parents sleep easy with Geofencing alerts [PRESS RELEASE]

VERO BEACH, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SpectorSoft® Corporation – the leader in PC, Mac, laptop, Internet, and mobile monitoring and analysis software – today introduced new Geofencing capabilities to enable parents to better understand the...

Android reaches 200 million activations, doubles in just six months

Today, during Google's music event, Google’s director of digital content for Android shared the latest number of global Android device activations --- and boy was it a doozy. In just six...

Qualcomm wants you to know they too can have exclusive games; say hello to...

Along with today's announcement of Qualcomm's new S4 Snapdragon processors comes Qualcomm's answer to the whole NVIDIA Tegra optimized/exclusive game business. Qualcomm has announced GameCommand, an application designed to help users...

Amazon: Buy a hotspot-ready Android, get a $100 gift card (Even penny phones!)

The holiday promotion runs through the end of the year.

Qualcomm to cover all tiers of smartphones and tablets with new Snapdragon processors

Qualcomm announced their new next-gen Snapdragon S4 mobile processors today along with enhancements to their S1 line. Qualcomm aims to enhance user experience and improve battery life across all tiers of...

Amazon pulling fast one, Kindle Fire hides competing ebook apps

After some examination, it's been discovered that the Kindle Fire doesn't show its competitors' ebook apps in the App Store. This is an interesting move by Amazon.

Verizon to introduce ‘Carryover Data’, reports suggest

Verizon will soon roll out some changes to its data offerings which could put in on par with what rivals AT&T and T-Mobile are...