Citrix Announces GoToMeeting for Android

Citrix Online announced early this morning that their GoToMeeting web conferencing application/service has been released for Android smart phones and tablets.  The free app has already seen success on iOS with more than 250,000 downloads and will also come pre-loaded on the Droid Bionic. ...

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VIZIO Announces Update for 8-inch Tablet

VIZIO has announced a software update for their 8-inch VTAB1008 tablet today which includes improvements to battery life, overall speed, and universal remote compatibility. According to the press release, the update enables faster scrolling and UI gestures and improved graphics performance and ...

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Nielsen: 40% of Nation’s Smartphones Run Android

These days, it seems that Android never stops rolling. Our favorite little green guy is taking over the US, with a commanding 40% share of the nation’s smartphone users. Even more good news is that the runner up, iOS, only has a market share of 28%, leaving the country’s top mobile ...

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OpenFeint Adds GameFeed to SDK as Engagement Continues to Surge

OpenFeint announced yesterday that they have added their GameFeed feature into the SDK for all developers to begin integrating if they so choose.  What’s GameFeed again?  That’s the part of your Android games where you are able to keep an eye on what your friends are up to, ...

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PogoPlug Mobile Offers Unified Streaming, Sharing, Automatic Backup

Pogoplug has announced their first mobile-focused, multimedia streaming hardware product today, the Pogoplug Mobile. What does it do? Oh that’s easy… and awesome. It serves as companion to their cloud service and allows users to stream their music, movies, photos from home to an ...

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The Big Android BBQ is One Month Away!

Here’s a friendly reminder to let you know that the annual Big Android BBQ is but one month away. Like last year, the event takes place in Austin, Texas over the course of two days and is hosted by a number of Android sites. If you haven’t purchased a ticket yet then you might ...

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Instagram Android App Coming Soon, Confirmed by CEO

If you own an Android device, and are jealous of your iPhone buddies and their Instagram photos, then today is your lucky day. Instagram, an incredibly popular photo app on iOS, is officially coming to Android, as confirmed by the company’s CEO, Kevin Systrom. Now before you ask, ...

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Galaxy S II Announced for Sprint, T-Mobile, and AT&T

The wait is over and the Galaxy S II has been finally announced for U.S carriers.  Sprint will be the first provider to offer the device to its customers, making it available for $199 on September 16th.  AT&T and T-Mobile have their own versions coming however neither carrier is ready to ...

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Samsung Launches ChatON, A Cross-Platform Mobile Chat Service

Samsung hopes to compete with RIM’s BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) with the announcement of their newest service, ChatON. ChatON, which is expected to launch in September, will be showcased at IFA this week. It is an interesting launch for Samsung, mainly because it will support a variety of mobile ...

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Toshiba Thrive Review

At first blush, the Toshiba Thrive could be mistaken for a “rugged” Android tablet.  Given the thick design and ridged back side, it’s easy to see why someone might skip on by this device and on to more sleek and sophisticated-looking devices.  You know, devices from bigger names such as ...

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Qik Premium Service for Android Users

Qik Video has been around for a while now, allowing Android users to video chat and record/share videos for free right from their devices. Now users can enhance their Qik experience with the premium service formerly only available to users of its iOS counterpart. The new service comes with a ...

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New Support for Hulu Plus Adds to VIZIO 8′s Overall Value

VIZIO announced earlier today that their new VIZIO 8″ Tablet with WiFi will be among the first Android devices to support Hulu Plus. This means that for just $7.99 a month, VIZIO 8 users will have access to the massive library of TV shows and films from a number of content providers. ...

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Millennial Media: Android Leads All Mobile Platforms with 61% Share

The latest Millennial Media ‘Mobile Mix’ has landed today and it shows Android continuing its dominance over all other mobile platforms.  According to their ad network metrics, Android has grown 15% month-over-month and now has a 61% share of overall smartphone impressions.  Apple ...

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Radio Shack Teases Exclusive White EVO 3D Set for 9/9 Debut

The official Radio Shack Twitter account outed a rather sexy looking HTC EVO 3D set to arrive exclusively at Radio Shack stores in a couple of weeks. While I personally don’t get too excited over these “rare,” “exclusive,” white devices, I have to admit that EVO 3D ...

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The NPD Group: Google Acquisition Has Potential to Revitalize Flagging Motorola

  According to leading market research company “The NPD Group,” Android continues to dominate US smartphone market share. They say Android accounts for a whopping 52% of units sold in Q2 2011, iOS also gained a slight quarterly rise to 29% but BBOS fell to 11% with Windows ...

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