Run Android Apps on Your PC with BlueStacks

BlueStacks announced earlier this morning that an alpha version of their free app player is available for Windows PCs.  In a nutshell, this makes it possible for users to download and run their Android games and applications on their desktop.  Forget 10-inch tablets, that stuff is so yesterday. ...

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Android and Samsung Continue to Reign comScore

Leading internet marketing research company comScore released their August 2011 U.S. Mobile Subscriber Market Share report and it’s more of the same old, same old. Google’s Android continues to gain and lead platform market share while Samsung sits on top of the OEM market. ...

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Blackberry Openly Courts Android Developers to the Fourth Annual Blackberry Developer Conference

Poor, poor, Blackberry(RIM). Quarter after quarter they see their market share fall as Android’s skyrockets. This once dominant brand seemingly imploded over night, leaving its customers, employees and loyalists looking for ways out. RIM’s ship has been steadily sinking, leaving ...

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Adobe Flash Player 11, AIR 3 Arrive for Android

Adobe, true to their word, released updated versions of their Flash Player  and AIR applications for Android last night.  Arriving just after midnight, Flash Player 11 and AIR 3 bring new features and capabilities to mobile devices, and improving upon already-terrific apps.  If you’re ...

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T-Mobile Unveils New Design for Select Retail Stores

T-Mobile plans to borrow heavily from their parent company, Deutsche Telekom AG, as they set out to design 400 new and existing retail stores.  The locations will be spread out across 65 U.S. markets and will begin with a re-opening of Washington D.C. and Boston stores on October 5th.  The new ...

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Samsung Debuts HM7000, the ‘Ultimate Overachiever’ Bluetooth Headset

Samsung Mobile unveiled its latest Bluetooth headset today, the HM7000, announcing the device with a late October release.  Dubbed as the ‘Ultimate Overachiever’ in Bluetooth technology, it comes with a charging station and features Samsung’s  most advanced dual-mic noise ...

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Invictus Games to Release Official Race of Champions Game in October

The official Race Of Champions mobile racing game comes to Android in late October, giving gamers but a few weeks to prepare for the annual event.  Okay, so you won’t actually be driving in the real knockout racing tournament but you get the point. Players will find a variety of cars and ...

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Popular Sports Game ‘Flick Golf’ Debuts on Android

After hitting #1 in 35 countries on iOS, Full Fat Games’ Flick Golf has come to our beloved Android platform. The game features wonderful 3D environments and traditional golf hazards such as bunkers, trees, sand, and the wind. Rules are pretty simple in that there are’t any to worry ...

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Samsung Announces Tab 8.9, Galaxy Players 4.0 and 5.0

It looks like Sammy is going into October with a bang, as they’ve just officially announced the Galaxy Tab 8.9, as well as two new Galaxy Players, the 4.0 and 5.0. There are quite a few specs to run through for these devices, so let’s jump right into it.

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Millennial Media’s Mobile Mix: Android Impressions Grow 48% Month-to-Month

The newest (August ’11) Mobile Mix report has been released today, which measures mobile advertising trends across handset makers and platforms. We try not to cover every single monthly report that comes across our desk but we like the way Millennial Media puts things together. Each month ...

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Cross-Platform Social RPG ‘Buddy Rush’ Comes to Android

Team Sollmo, a division of Company100, Inc., announced today that their social/casual RPG game Buddy Rush has arrived on Android.  After already accumulating hundreds of thousands of Facebook and iOS users, this release makes the game truly cross-platform.  Gamers in Buddy Rush can choose from ...

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Adobe Flash 11, AIR 3 to Launch in October, Enable 3D Games

Adobe announced early this morning that they will be releasing new Flash Player and AIR utilities next month which will let developers combine HTML5, Flash, and other code. Due in early October, Flash Player 11 and AIR 3 will bring accelerated 2D and 3D graphics to the next generation of apps ...

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Google+ Announces New Features for Mobile Apps

Google have just taken to their blog to announce some new features for their social networking site Google+. The majority of these new features are aimed at the mobile apps for the site, the biggest being mobile Hangouts for Android handsets running 2.3+ with a front facing camera. I’ve ...

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SugarSync Updates Android App with New Features

SugarSync announced an update to their Android application today which sees our favorite mobile platform adding new features. Chief among the improvements is Mobile Device Management for Android, a dead simple way to get files from your computer to your mobile device. Previously only available ...

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Mcafee Outlines Plans to Bring Mobile Devices Into Security Infrastructure (Apps N Scraps)

McAfee today shared its vision for securing mobile devices in corporate environments. The three-pronged approach for protecting mobile devices, mobile data, and mobile applications, is designed to help businesses and consumers manage their devices securely, as the threat environment quickly evolves.

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