Shazam shows what it can do with Android Beam, World’s fastest tagging and instant sharing

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Today in Barecelona, at the Mobile World Congress, Shazam let everyone in on their latest development. Striving to be the fastest ID content experience on the Android platform, Shazam is leading the way. With improvements to their already fast service, we can expect to ID songs in a little as ...

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Asus unveils the Padfone, our hearts stop for a few minutes

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After the announcement of two new tablets, Asus decided let the cat out of the bag and introduce the Asus Padfone, which was introduced by them last year. It’s the first device to feature a phone/tablet hybrid form factor. We reported that Asus would be launching it at MWC, and here it ...

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Gameloft bringing its most popular HD games to Intel smartphones and tablets

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One of the dangers of entering the tech market with a new product is the necessary adaptation that other manufacturers or developers will have to make to support your product. This is especially true in the processor market, where many software and firmware companies of entrenched themselves in ...

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Orange debuts Intel Medfield-powered Santa Clara

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Orange has announced their first Android handset to feature an Intel Medfield chipset, tapping the Santa Clara with a summer release.  Making its debut as Europe’s first Android smartphone to pack the new mobile processor, the device will launch with Android 2.3 Gingerbread but see an Ice ...

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Opera debuts Opera 12, Mini Next, and support for Intel chipsets

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Opera Software has announced a number of mobile initiatives at Mobile World Congress, many of which have Android implications.  For starters, there’s a new version of their popular mobile web browser, Opera 12, which improves on its predecesor with a few added features. WebGL on Android ...

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ZTE intros the quad-core, Android 4.0 “Era’

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Thus far, this Mobile World Congress is proving that Chinese handset makers are not second-tier  mobile phone companies. Huawei introduced a sexy tablet and three new smartphones, one which  is world’s fastest phone according to the manufacturer. Now another famous Chinese brand, ZTE, has ...

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Android security warning: SoundHound transmitting user location and Google account information

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We’ve just gotten a tip about a potential privacy issue with the SoundHound app, a popular music service that users can download from the Market. Apparently, the app transmits a user’s exact location, along with unique device IDs and Google account information back to ...

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T-Mobile launching HTC One S in the U.S.

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The HTC One X is making its way to the U.S. exclusively via AT&T, but they’re not the only ones getting some HTC One love.T-Mobile USA will be launching the HTC One S, which features a dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor, a 4.3-inch Super AMOLED qHD display, and Ice Cream ...

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AT&T to be exclusive U.S. carrier of the HTC One X

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HTC just announced the HTC One X, which will be launched globally in April. If you’re a U.S. user that just can’t wait to get your hands on one, we’ve got some good news for you. AT&T officially announced that they will be carrying HTC’s monster in the U.S. ...

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Duracell showcases Powermat WiCC, the future of wireless charging

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Duracell’s Powermat is a pretty well-known name in the mobile industry, offering wireless charging for various smartphones over the past several years. There’s a base station that actually does the charging, and then a proprietary replacement battery door that would connect to the ...

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Is this the Xperia Play 2? Mobile gaming with a dual core CPU and HD display

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A few months ago we talked about Verizon getting an LTE version of the Xperia Play, well this go around points to a whole new device that might fit those shoes. With over 200 games optimized for play on the original device from Sony, they’ve proven their loyalty to the gaming crowd. Games ...

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NVIDIA’s Icera Modem hopes to take LTE to another level with Voice and Gaming leverage

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With Mobile World Congress gearing up in only 2 days we can look forward to all sorts of new goodies and high-tech announcements from some of the worlds largest tech companies. NVIDIA is going to announce some cool new stuff regarding it’s latest Icera 410 LTE modem. NVIDIA acquired Icera ...

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Google reconsiders Clearwire involvement, sells stake for $47 million

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Despite a rather large monetary refresher from Sprint, Clearwire’s financial woes haven’t ended quite yet. Earlier this month, Google announced that it would be selling its 29.4 million shares in the mobile data company for $1.60 each, a total of $47 million. Letters were sent to ...

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Latest Dropbox update brings automatic picture uploads and more…

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I’m sure you can agree, Dropbox is one handy service to have. It’s also quite popular with over 5 million downloads on the Android market. The free service that gives you a couple+ GeeBeez of storage “up in the cloud” with “anywhere access” to your most ...

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Google integrates Google+ functionality within Voice

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Chances are there’s not just one person that you don’t want to hear from; there are more than likely several, though that may be the cynic in me. Likewise, there’s probably people you know that fit into other groups, like “family,” “friends,” and ...

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