Taskbar W8 – A Start button for Android

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Taskbar Windows 8 style (W8) adds a very familiar, but almost incompatible, feeling to Android.  Even though Microsoft did not think it was worth keeping, the Start button has been added to Android along with some new, Android-specific features.  Did Microsoft count the Start button out too ...

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Griffin WoodTones over-ear headphones review

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As per my work here at AndroidGuys, I have no shortage of headphones lying around the apartment. This makes the competition all the more fierce when a new contender arrives. So, when Griffin sent over their new WoodTones over-the-ear headphones in lovely Sapele, I quickly put them through their ...

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Duolingo – Comprehensive language-learning in your pocket

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Duolingo finally brought their web-favorite language-learning software to Android, and it is easily the best way to start learning a new language on the go.  Duolingo brings all its web features to our smartphones including broken hearts, trophies, and a sleek interface. It is no secret that ...

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Minuum “The little keyboard for big fingers”

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In March 2013 the Minuum team began a campaign on Indigogo.com garnering such interest in their project that just 4 months later they’ve raised almost 900% of their $10,000 goal and delivered a nicely polished beta to their supporters. Let me preface this review by saying that I am a ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 great Android apps you should know this week (June 20)

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We've handpicked more than one dozen games and apps for you, dear reader.

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Auralux – The trench warfare of RTS games

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Auralux offers a slight deviation from the standard RTS fare.  The background music is out of this world, and it differs depending on the way you play the game.  Aside from the dazzling light show, Auralux can set up monumental battles that can last for hours. You can compare Auralux most ...

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Brands we love: Cygnett

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In the market for a new smartphone or tablet accessory for your beloved Android? Fortunately for you, there are a number of companies who provide a portfolio of wonderful products to choose from. One such company that we’d like to draw attention to is Cygnett. We recently received a ...

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Reddit Illustrated – A quicker way to enjoy /r/aww and /r/WTF

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Reddit Illustrated brings a different look to Reddit.  Instead of a simple article list of stories and images, Reddit Illustrated brings a card-style UI to show a quick heading or an picture straight to the front of your screen.  Though it lacks a few key features (Post-edit:  A few of these ...

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Pixel Kingdom – 8 bits of tower defense/RTS fun

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Pixel Kingdom has the ability to ensnare you in three ways: if you love pixels, if you love knights or wizards, or if you love great gameplay in a mobile format. I love all three of these things so Pixel Kingdom made it high on my list of need-to-play mobile games. Pixel Kingdom is very... Read More

APPTEASERS: 15 great Android apps you should know this week (June 6)

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We've handpicked some games and apps for you to check out, some old and some new. All worth a look!

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A2Z – Multiple modes of A-to-Z finger frolicking

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A2Z is an awesome and quick game that makes you tap from A to Z as fast as you can.  There are plenty of similar games that can make your fingers fly, but A2Z delivers multiple modes and difficulties to have you playing for dozens of minutes at a time.  It also has Google Play... Read More

Space Colony by maxelus.net

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Any sci-fi fans looking for a beautiful new wallpaper? Space Colony by maxelus.net has some absolutely gorgeous scenes and a ton of options to tweak the look and feel of your wallpaper.  There are 5 different skies from which you can choose Gelidon’s Moon Clouds on Doa Planet New Hope ...

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10 kick ass icon packs for Android

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Give that tired home screen a new lease on life with one of these stunning icon bundles.

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Three days only: Buy a Cruzerlite case, get a free plushie!

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Our friends at Cruzerlite are throwing another great promotion this week, this time in the form of a quasi-BOGO deal.  The gist is this: buy any Cruzerlite case through the Amazon store and you receive a free APK Plushie.  That’s nearly $20 in free Android collectible just for buying a ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 great Android apps you should know this week (May 30)

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APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

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