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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Localmind for Android, A Location-Based Q&A Application

Localmind is a new application for Android that lets you ask questions and communicate with people in a certain area. You can check into a location and then ask questions to other people that have been there. It’s almost like Foursquare, with the ability to ask people specific questions ...

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U.S. Smartphone Users Spend More Time in Apps Than on Mobile Web

Nielsen has posted the results of a recent study into smartphone usage, but instead of conducting surveys as per the norm they installed a piece of software on thousands of iOS and Android devices across the US. This software allowed them to track how participants used their smartphones ...

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Control Your Home Theater and More With RedEye for Android

Ever wish you had one remote to control all your home theater products? Ever wish that remote was your phone? That simple wish became a reality back in 2009 thanks to the guys over at ThinkFlood. With their RedEye products they have transformed iDevices and PCs into the ultimate universal ...

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Top Grossing ‘The Mystery of the Crystal Portal’ Comes to Android

G5 Entertainment has released yet another game into the Android Market, this time in the form of a ‘brain-bending hidden object adventure’ game. You’ll play as Nicole Rankwist who is a New York journalist who needs to track down her missing father. The game is set in the late ...

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Aces 3D Brick Breaker Announced, Brings New Life to Classic Game

If you’ve been in the mobile scene long enough, you probably remember Brick Breaker. Concrete Software, Inc. is bringing the game to the next level with Aces 3D Brick Breaker. It was just announced for Android, iOS, and BlackBerry devices, and upon first glance, it looks like a really fun ...

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Supermarket Mania 2 Launching on Android Next Week

The sequel to one of G5 Entertainment’s most popular games is finally on the way, with the announcement of Supermarket Mania 2. It’s been available on iOS for some time now, with an impressive 700,000 downloads in just one month, so it’s sure to take off on Android devices.

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