Booq Galaxy S4 Complete Protection Kit review

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You may not have heard of Booq, a company mostly known for making laptop sleeves and cases, but they’re venturing into the smartphone world with “Complete Protection Kits” for various devices. I had the chance to use their Complete Protection Kit for the Galaxy S4, which ...

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Spotify announces free mobile services and full Led Zeppelin catalog

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It’s a big day for Spotify as the streaming music service on Wednesday announced a new free mobile experience. Available immediately, both smartphones and tablets can take advantage of a new streaming service that includes on-demand music. The new mobile Spotify app experience allows ...

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Ten apps add Chromecast support including some with locally stored content

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If you’re a Chromecast owner, then you just got a little present from some hardworking Android developers. Make that, a big present since 10 new apps have been added to the “Chromecast family.” According to Google, starting today you can enjoy more photos, videos and music on ...

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ROCKI Music System shipping this month

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Just a quick news blip introducing you to the all new ROCKI project on Kickstarter which is set to be compatible with both iOS and Android! ROCKI – To all speakers - Instead of building just another wifi speaker, the ROCKI team has a bigger vision: ROCKI wants to transform every speaker ...

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Temple Run 2 updated with water slides and Santa goodies

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Imangi Studios on Tuesday announced a new update for the popular Temple Run 2 game for Android and iOS devices. Arriving just in time for the holidays, the new release brings about some Santa Claus/Christmas hats and artifacts. For those who refuse to admit that the temp has been dipping into ...

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Google News mobile website updated for Android smartphones

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A new version of the Google News mobile website has arrived for Android and iOS devices. Rolling out over the next few days, the mobile experience gets a UI punch-up that falls more closely in line with the desktop browser version. As is often the case, the United States will be the first ...

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Bulkypix cuts prices for 70+ games for Black Friday

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BulkyPix, an Android game developer highlighted on a number of APPTEASERS posts, has slashed prices on tons of games. Okay, not a literal ton, but quite a few. What’s more, they’ve also cut prices for in-app purchases by half for a number of games as well. If you’ve got some ...

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Black Friday & Cyber Monday App Deals

Like we’ve done for products and accessories, we’re gathering up a list of app deals and promotions for you Android users. The list will grow daily until Monday, December 2, 2013 and will include general announcements as well as very specific savings on games. We know we’re ...

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Google Wallet lets users add credit and debit cards via camera

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Google on Thursday released an update to its Google Wallet application which makes it even easier to add credit cards and debit cards. As noted in the changelog, the app now lets users snap a picture of their cards to integrate them with the Wallet account. Take the photo and Wallet will ...

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10 Android icon packs you need to download now

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So you’ve gotten into customizing your phone or tablet a bit and now you want to tweak a bit more. One of the easiest ways to change your existing look is to install a new launcher.  Once you do that, it’s a breeze to swap icons packs in and out. Prefer a minimal look with single... ...

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ESPN rebrands ScoreCenter to SportsCenter

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ESPN is doing away with the ScoreCenter name for its mobile app. Going forward we should look for the more traditional-sounding SportsSenter brand. According to TechCrunch, this is part of a consolidation of other apps that began nearly a year and a half ago. The SportsCenter app will continue ...

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Show your holiday spirit with these Android-themed greeting cards!

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Don’t look now, but it’s time to start sending out holiday greeting cards. Yes, we know Thanksgiving is still a week off, but that doesn’t mean you can’t become more proactive for the 2013 season. You don’t want to be the guy sending out “Merry ...

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HBO GO becomes latest service to support Chromecast

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It should not come as much of a surprise, but HBO GO has become the latest service to support Google’s Chromecast device. To enable to the feature on your smartphone or tablet, simply download and install the most recent version of HBO GO’s Android or iOS app. In addition to HBO GO, ...

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RealNetworks aims to reinvent ringback tones with LISTEN

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RealNetworks (yeah, those guys) is looking to reinvent ringback tones for smartphones and has debuted a new LISTEN app. Set to hit top-tier carriers in U.K. later this month, the app/service will come to the United States and other markets  in the new year. Look for both free and paid versions ...

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Aerb Bluetooth Keyboard w/ Touchpad + IR Blaster Review

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The Aerb Ultrathin Bluetooth Keyboard w/ Trackpad (Model Number: IBK-02) is a multi-OS capable mini Bluetooth Keyboard. AT FIRST GLANCE At first glance, this device looks to be the product you wished most external wireless keyboards would be, but never were lucky enough to find. This accessory ...

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