Pandora update brings tablet version to market

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Let’s be honest with ourselves here for a minute — using and app that was originally designed for the smaller screen of a smartphone on a tablet works, but it’s not a fun experience. You know this. I know this. Pandora knows this. That’s why Pandora has released Pandora ...

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Niantic Labs partners with Abandoned NYC for new Field Trip content

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Ever find yourself on the streets of New York, wondering what exactly it is you’re staring at? I mean, it looks like an old theater but it’s all run down and decrepit. Now you can find out, thanks to new content being integrated into Field Trip. The app, which comes from ...

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App Review: Start, from the makers of Active Lockscreen

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I got the chance to review Active Lockscreen, made by Celltick, at the beginning of this year. It was a great, simple lockscreen replacement that just worked. While it was missing a few things, I was quite satisfied with it. The guys over at Celltick have been hard at work, and they just rolled ...

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Stitcher Radio get offline listening with latest update

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Stitcher fans, wait no more, you asked for it and now you’ve got it.  A newly updated release of the on demand news, entertainment, sports and talk radio app is out and it’s got some great new features. Chief among the details is the Offline Mode which allows users to select ...

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Motorola expands Droid Zap support to include all Droid models

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Motorola recently updated their image and video sharing app, DROID Zap, to allow for expanded device support. No longer relegated to this year’s Droid models (Maxx, Mini, Ultra), it now lets any Droid handset with Android 4.0 or later. The app provides a quick and easy way for users to ...

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Sony brings Pinball Rocks HD to Android

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SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT’S PINBALL ROCKS HD APP FEATURES FIRST ALL METAL & ROCK SOUNDTRACK AVAILABLE NOW FOR ANDROID NEW YORK –Oct. 1, 2013– Sony Music Entertainment announces the release of the Android version of Pinball Rocks HD, a five-table pinball compilation game. The app has ...

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Deer Hunter 2014 coming soon to Android

Coming soon to Android, Glu’s annual hunting game, Deer Hunter 2014 will be available in Google Play Store. Features: Co-op Challenges – join your friends to complete Club Hunt challenges! Group goals require many players working together, but the payouts are earned by all! Powerful ...

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Disney Publishing intros four new storytelling apps for Android

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Disney Publishing announced on Monday that there are now four new storytelling apps available for the Android platform. Available in the Google Play Store immediately, the apps include digital storybooks, activities, and more, all centered around the iconic Disney characters. All four titles ...

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Ingress updated to include new Agent Achievement system

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Google’s Niantic Labs has released an update to its popular massively multiplayer mobile augmented reality game, Ingress. The new version brings about an Agent Achievement system which allows players to track skills and capabilities for their profile. Expected to roll out over the next ...

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Reminder: T-Mobile offering 2GB data free with Nexus 7 LTE

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As many of you know, the new Nexus 7 with LTE is now available from the Google Play Store and soon from T-Mobile stores.  The LTE version of the Nexus 7 packs 32GB of storage (more like 27GB give or take) and all the latest Android bells and whistles. Google’s flagship 7-inch LTE tablet –... ...

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New developer figures show Jelly Bean nearing 50% adoption

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Android Jelly Bean versions 4.1 and 4.2 (and while it’s not listed in the report, we assume 4.3) is now running on roughly 45% of activated devices, according to the latest Google Developer Dashboard update from Google. Gingerbread comes in second with 30.7%, with Ice Cream Sandwich ...

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NVIDIA Shield review: The gaming has changed

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I am not a mobile gamer – at least not in the sense that some of you guys and gals might be. I tend to prefer my Android gaming in a casual, pick-it-up-put-it-down manner and rarely find myself playing a first person shooter or something with high-end graphics. Not because I don’t ...

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Jelly Bean moves forward, accounts for 40 percent of Android platform

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Two out of every five Android devices accessing the Google Play Store over the last two weeks were found to run Jelly Bean.

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Sundar Pichai: There are now more than 1 million Android apps

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Sundar Pichai, speaking at his Google-related “breakfast” event, just confirmed that Android now has more than 1 million apps in the Google Play Store. The figure is quite remarkable in that it shows the number of apps has doubled in the span of one year.

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Moto X press image leaks ahead of formal unveiling

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You didn’t think we were done with all of the Moto X rumors, did you? Hardly – there’s still plenty of time between now and the August 1 unveiling for us to discover tiny tidbits of information. Take the official look, for instance, which finally looks to be confirmed. A tweet ...

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