Qualcomm adds Virtua Tennis Challenge, three others to Snapdragon GamePack

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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 100 titles.  The latest games to see their name added to the list are The Reem, Reign of ...

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Rumor: Asus to manufacture 7-inch, $200 Nexus tablet

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It’s not the first time we’ve heard whispers about the supposed Google Nexus tablet. Recently, we heard that Google is cooking up a 7-Inch tablet that’ll run ICS and will be a proud member of the Nexus team. Rumors are pointing to a device that’ll rival Amazon’s ...

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HTC admits Sense UI got cluttered, aims to fix with Sense 4.0

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A long time ago, when Android was a newborn baby and was growing rapidly, HTC launched their very own user interface, Sense UI to run along with Android.  First launched with the HTC Hero, it gave new users a bit of customization and personalization.  Critics generally praised Sense and it ...

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Samsung unveils dual-core Galaxy Player 70 Plus

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Samsung today announced a successor to last year’s Galaxy Player 50 personal media player, unveiling the dual-core Galaxy Player 70 Plus.  Arriving as the company’s first media player to boast a dual-core1GHz chipset, the Galaxy Player 70 Plus also offers consumers a 5-inch display, ...

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Review: Motorola’s Droid Razr Maxx, the model of insane battery life

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If you’re like me, you use your device heavily, which tends to drain the battery. Extended batteries are always an option, but they typically add noticeable thickness to a device. Motorola is seeking to solve this issue with the Droid Razr Maxx, a newer variant of the Droid Razr, known ...

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Huawei next to manufacture T-Mobile myTouch smartphones

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After what started out as an exclusive relationship between HTC and T-Mobile USA, the myTouch series has evolved to include LG.  Looking ahead a bit it appears that Huawei is next in line to offer a pair of smartphones bearing the carrier’s signature line. Pocketnow (who else) has ...

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HTCDev releases new APIs for Android developers

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Developers have new tools to take advantage of Beats Audio, lockscreen intregration, and more.

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Samsung Galaxy S III reportedly on track for April release

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Word on the street today is that Samsung’s much-anticipated Galaxy S III is slated for a March announcement followed by an April launch. The news of this comes from ZDNet Korea who allegedly confirmed the time frame with Samsung’s advertising and marketing firm Cheil Worldwide. The ...

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OnLive Desktop arrives with full Microsoft Office and Adobe Reader support

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OnLive released a new Android application into the market today which should appeal to business users and students alike.  Called OnLive Desktop, it’s premise that somewhat resembles their gaming app and service already available in multiple formats.  In this case it’s ...

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Skitch for Android adds map annotation, save to SD, more

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Skitch, the recently acquired Evernote property, just keeps getting better with each incremental Android update.  This week’s release sees the ability to mark up maps with notes, arrows, pins, and other shapes.  In addition to that, there’s also a much-desired option to move the ...

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Baseball season begins as MLB.com At Bat 12 steps up to the plate

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Batter up! Baseball season is officially underway as our favorite sports app returns for 2012.

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SugarSync updated with new sharing, management features

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SugarSync just dropped an update to their application in the Android Market today which makes it even easier to manage and share files through the cloud. Chief among the features in the 3.5 update is the ability to share files and entire folders with others across social networks like Facebook ...

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Google Wallet app gets update includes “core system fixes”

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A software update has been issued for the Google Wallet Android application this week and includes “core Wallet system fixes” among the notes.  Unfortunately the reviews for this 1.1-R52v7 release indicate that prepaid card issues are still plaguing the app and users are still ...

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Sony not rushing to quad-core this year, looking at 2013

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In the tech race, it’s generally numbers that the various manufacturers strive for. Whether it be more megapixels or a wider screen, the general rule is the bigger, the better. Now we have quad-cores on the horizon, and Sony isn’t convinced, at least according to Stephen Sneeden, ...

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TazTag to be first phone with both NFC and ZigBee at MWC

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Much hoopla has been made over the magical synergistic qualities of NFC, from payment options to data transfer on Google’s Android 4.0 ICS. ZigBee might be new to most people, but it’s basically a much more advanced and efficient wireless network than anything currently in place, ...

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