ComScore releases latest results: Samsung and Android still on top; Siri cries in disbelief

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According to ComScore’s latest numbers, Samsung and Android remain on top despite the release of the “revolutionary” iPhone 4S and its side-kick Siri. Samsung remains the top manufacturer, holding onto 25.5 percent of total mobile subscribers (a number that will surely ...

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Gingerbread now on more than 50 percent of Android devices

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The latest platform figures are out, and as expected, Gingerbread leads the pack. Gingerbread is now on more than 50 percent of Android devices while Android 4.0 is as absent as an official Verizon Galaxy Nexus release date. Froyo continues to decline but still remains second in command with a ...

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Motorola Droid Bionic Now Available for $199

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Verizon has dropped the price of the Droid Bionic this week, knocking $100 off the cost only three months after it made its debut.  The carrier is touting it as a holiday season promo price but we get the sense that it’s just not selling as well as other, newer models.  The price is ...

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ASUS Transformer Prime launching next week?

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After the announcement of Ice Cream Sandwich, we saw the first ever smartphone running the OS and then later, ASUS revealed the first Android 4.0 powered tablet, the ASUS Transformer Prime, which is also the world’s first Tegra 3 powered tablet. ASUS didn’t gave any final words on ...

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Verizon’s Nexus Prime found on Best Buy Shop Local website

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A Nexus Prime handset has been spotted on Best Buy Shop Local’s website, complete with a price and date.  Oddly, the Samsung handset is listed with availability for this week having gone on sale yesterday November 27th.  Priced at $299.99 with a two-year service agreement (yikes!) the ...

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LG Mobile set to “reveal all” on December 1st – most likely the LG Nitro HD

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LG Mobile will be holding an exclusive event Decemeber 1st in NYC, and according to the electronic invitation: “All will be revealed.” Exactly what will be revealed may not be a secret thanks to LG’s not-so-discrete image file name — LG Nitro. We’ve seen the LG ...

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Taptu 2.0 prepares for Ice Cream Sandwich

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  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 for HD displays as well as phones without menu keys (Galaxy Nexus).  Moreover, the app ...

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Android reaches 200 million activations, doubles in just six months

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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 months time, the number of activated Android devices doubled from 100 million back in May, to 200 ...

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Sony Ericsson to Launch ICS update for 2011 Xperia Line

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The first ever Ice Cream Sandwich device known as Galaxy Nexus will be out later this month, but what about other devices running on previous Android OSs? Well, we all want to run our Android devices on ICS, even G1 users want to (don’t worry, there are ROMs for you people), but ICS will ...

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Ice Cream Sandwich source code released, custom ROMs inevitable

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The Google ice cream truck hit neighborhoods early, handing out tasty ice cream sandwiches to everyone! That’s right, the Ice Cream Sandwich source code was made available and modders couldn’t get the wrapper off quick enough. AOSP Software Engineer Jean-Baptiste Queru broke the ...

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LG Nitro HD is the Optimus LTE HD for AT&T

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The guys from Pocketnow have laid their hands on what appears to be the Optimus LTE HD for AT&T, called the LG Nitro HD.  The Optimus LTE is the first handset to feature a true HD screen, that means that instead of the lesser Pentile Matrix layout the Galaxy Nexus uses, this screen makes ...

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Verizon bringing more 4G LTE goodness to Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia

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Verizon will be lighting up a few more cities with LTE in the coming months and rightfully so, considering all the new LTE enabled devices coming out. While they’ve managed to drag their feet with the Galaxy Nexus release, they’ve certainly been cranking out the LTE. I know a ton of ...

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Specs and benchmarks surface for SONY Ericsson Nozomi

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We’re at that point in the year where we begin to see the first details and rumors surface for products that won’t likely debut until early 2012.  As we head into the last two months of the year, we’ll be treated to a number of handsets and tablets that should make their way ...

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Ice Cream Sandwatch: Official statements on Android 4.0

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Our big list of what is, and isn't, happening in the world of Android 4.0

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Greed Corp HD Arrives with Cross-Platform Multiplayer

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Greed Corp, a popular PC and console-based game, has made its way to Android, along with the iPad and Macs, courtesy of Invictus Games and Vanguard Games. The mobile version is packed with all the features of the PC/console version, along with cross-platform multiplayer gaming. This is sure to ...

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