Best Buy posts Black Friday deals online

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Best Buy, instead of letting their Black Friday ad get leaked online, went ahead and released it on their blog.  If you were curious to see what sort of Android-based products would be on sale come November 23, here’s a quick list.  You’ll find smartphones and tablets, some deals ...

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Sony C650X Odin gets snapped in wild

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The 5-inch smartphone appears to have an edge-to-edge display.

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Sony Nexus X caught in the wild?

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With all the crazy Nexus rumors going around lately, we’ve pretty much thrown out the rule book on what to expect. But even still, the plot thickens just a bit with this latest leak. The image above is what’s being reported as Sony’s Nexus device, and is being dubbed the Nexus ...

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Sony’s flagship ‘Odin’ handset, set to rule over 2013

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Sony’s next flagship smartphone release, the C650X, hopes to be a God-king that rules over all other smartphones.  Carrying the codename of ‘Odin’, the phone looks to be running Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean and a 10.1.A.0.XXX firmware. The User-Agent Profile (UAProf) for the Odin ...

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Motorola acquires facial recognition company Viewdle

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Could this tech power multi-user profiles for future Android tablets? We certainly hope so.

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Sony Playstation Mobile now available for Android devices

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The Sony PlayStation Mobile store is open and ready for your hard-earned money.  Available today, Wednesday October 3, a number of Android devices can now install the mobile gaming app and access games and other certified content.  Not entirely unlike the PlayStation stuff we saw in handsets ...

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Sony scoops new Ice Cream Sandwich update for Tablet S

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Sony today announced that they have rolled out an Android 4.0.3 update to the Tablet S. Unlike other Android 4.0 updates this one adds a significant number of Sony features to the device. Sony stuff like that found in the recently announced Xperia Tablet S.  You know, guest mode, media players, ...

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Could LG Optimus G become the Optimus Nexus? Probably

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As many of you know, LG re-introduced the Optimus G yesterday and made it known that it would it hit international markets come October.  With us here in the United States anxiously awaiting our release, we begin to wonder how and where it will make its debut.  Could it be a Verizon follow-up ...

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Toys”R”Us Tabeo makes a debut, a tablet for kids

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Earlier this year, Oregon officially launched a tablet designed especially for kids and now big brands like Toys’R’Us are following their footsteps. Of course you don’t want your little kids to handle your expensive Xperia Tablet S, because there are a lot of chances they ...

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In Brief: Android stuff worth knowing (Aug 31)

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[dropcap1 variation="hotpink"]A[/dropcap1] new Kickstarter project called BERO is a 4” Google Android-inspired robot that runs on an open source app via Bluetooth.  Users can move the arms, head, make the robot dance to music and react to smartphone notifications.  Look for these to ship ...

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Sony Mobile to relocate headquarters, trim 1000 jobs

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Sony Mobile has just announced that they will be moving its headquarters, laying off workers in the process to streamline the organization, all while restructuring their business focus. Sony has mentioned that it is going to accelerate the work it is doing to integrate its Xperia line of ...

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Sony releases open source DASH sensor framework

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Sony today announced that they are releasing their Dynamic Android Sensor HAL (DASH) sensor framework as an open source GitHub project.  Essentially this means that custom ROM developers and other mobile players can contribute to the project and improve things for all involved. According to ...

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POLL: Which Android series is the best?

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Does EVO trump Optimus? What about Droid versus Galaxy?

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Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies arrives on Android

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Available exclusively for 30 days on Sony's Xperia smart phones

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Sony “actively investigating” Android 4.1 for all devices

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Sony is still working on bringing Jelly Bean to Xperia models back through 2011.

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