Jelly Bean nears 50% saturation of Android devices

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Roughly a year and a half after making its debut, the Jelly Bean version of Android is nearing the fifty percent mark. New figures showing on the developer blog put the platform at 48.6 percent of all devices. Android 2.3 Gingerbread still accounts for 28.5 percent of the pie and holds strong ...

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T-Mobile’s next big changes may include refurbished devices in-store

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T-Mobile’s Uncarrier strategy seems to be paying off for the carrier but that doesn’t mean they’re going to rest on their laurels. New rumors suggest a third phase of the Uncarrier initiative may include the stocking of refurbished devices in store. We’re not exactly ...

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Amazon introduces Kindle Fire HDX, new Kindle Fire HD

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Amazon today announced a pair of new tablet models for release later this fall in the form of the new Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HDX. The specs are right in line with the previous rumors and look to include much faster processors, higher resolution displays, and improved cameras. What we ...

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F.A.A. Nears New Rules on Devices – NYTimes.com

The guidelines are expected to allow reading e-books or other publications, listening to podcasts, and watching videos, according to several of the panel’s members who requested anonymity because they could not comment on the recommendations. The ban on sending and receiving e-mails and text ...

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HP and NVIDIA introduces two Tegra-4 powered tablets

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Just last month, we heard that HP is working on a tablet that will feature the new Tegra 4 processor and will be known as the HP Slate 8 Pro. Today, HP and NVIDIA decided  to partner up and announced the Slate 8 Pro along with another tablet – HP Slate 7 Extreme. Both tablets... Read More

Leak confirms Asus as hardware maker for Nexus 10 successor

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New details from a Twitter source seem to confirm recent reports that Google has tapped Asus as the hardware maker for the refreshed Nexus 10 tablet. Once expected to come from Samsung, we learned in August that Asus was in production with the successor. The screen you see above is said to come ...

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ASUS officially announces PadFone Infinity

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Last year in February, ASUS officially announced the mysterious looking ASUS PadFone- a tablet/smartphone hybrid, and then in October came the PadFone 2, a new model with a better look and specs. Now ASUS has officially revealed the ASUS PadFone Infinity, a successor with a better successor and ...

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Madfinger Games announces Dead Trigger 2 for October 23

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Get ready for another round of first person zombie shooting! Madfinger Games has a sequel to Dead Trigger planned for release in the days ahead of Halloween. Dead Trigger 2 is a first person zombie shooter arcade game that delivers players to a parallel world, where humanity is engaged in a ...

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NVIDIA announces Tegra Note for October

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NVIDIA has officially introduced its Tegra 4-powered reference tablet platform, pulling back the curtain on the Tegra Note. Priced as low as $199, the reference design will lead to new devices from partners such as ASUS, Toshiba, HP, Kobo, and Xiaomi. Remember that Tegra 3 Kai reference for the ...

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HTC One Max model number confirmed, will feature a Snapdragon S4 processor?

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HTC is working on a phablet from a long time now, known as the HTC One Max – which will go head-to-head with the Samsung Galaxy Note 3. It is rumored to feature Android 4.3 and it might be available at Sprint as well. Now some more details are leaked about the HTC One Max,... Read More

Already? Sony XperiaZ1 successor rumored in the works

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Well, that didn’t take long. Mere days after Sony announced their flagship Z1 rumors have started flying (albeit from anonymous sources) that the Z1 successor ‘Z2′ is now in the works.  Let us refer to it by it’s purported code name Avatar, shall we? The rumored specs ...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 to feature a 64-bit processor

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As many of you likely know Apple this week launched their new flagship smartphone,the iPhone 5S. As the first smartphone to feature a 64-bit processor it’s essentially the only smartphone right now with a desktop-class architecture. As Apple tells it, the new iPhone is 56 times faster ...

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FCC docs out likely Nexus successor from LG

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Newly discovered documents from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) are providing a clear look at what may ultimately prove to be the Nexus 4 successor. The device, which comes from LG, resembles the Verizon G2 and looks an awful lot like the mystery smartphone from the Google video. ...

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Best Buy announces Metallic Blue HTC One for September 15

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Best Buy and HTC announced yesterday that the Metallic Blue version of the HTC One will be available at the retailer on Sunday, September 15.In an interesting twist, it appears that three carriers are on board to offer the handset: Sprint, Verizon, and AT&T. Pricing was not made clear in ...

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Mobile accessory highlight (VIDEO)

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Enjoy this handpicked group of accessories worth picking up for yourself or someone you know.

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