Taptu 2.0 prepares for Ice Cream Sandwich

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  Taptu today announced it 2.0 released of their popular social news reading application for Android, adding new support for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.  Among the finer details, this means support for HD displays as well as phones without menu keys (Galaxy Nexus).  Moreover, the app ...

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Shazam introduces LyricPlay to free, paid apps

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Shazam, one of the biggest players in the music identification business, has added another new feature to their popular Android (and iOS) applications. Called LyricPlay, it provides users with the lyrics to songs that have been tagged with the app. Even cooler is that phones like the LG Thrill ...

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Who needs Black Friday? Amazon has two dozen Android phones for a penny each!

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Who needs to wait until Black Friday to score an Android bargain when you can get some awesome deals today? We just stopped by Amazon Wireless to see what the current specials were when we noticed a number of Android handsets listed for a penny each.  In fact, once we started digging deeper, we ...

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Taptu debuts three NOOK exclusive titles for fashion, food, lifestyle

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Each app is tailored specifically to foodies, fashionistas, and fun folks.

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Consumer Reports gives top scores to various Android smartphones

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Which models scored higher than the iPhone 4S?

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Android extends lead as top smartphone platform in U.S.

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The latest stats from ComScore are out and, as one might expect, Android has continued to grow its lead over other mobile platforms.  Increasing by nearly 5 points (4.6) over the previous quarter and now commands 44.8 percent of the U.S. smartphone market.  Apple, growing slightly at 0.8 point, ...

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Amazon rumored to offer 8.9-inch tablet before quad-core Hollywood arrives

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Word on the street this morning is that Amazon is set to introduce a third model in their Android-based tablet line in the new year.  Expected to arrive before the 10.1-inch quad-core  ‘Hollywood’ tablet, this new model will come with an 8.9-inch display size.  According to a ...

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Ice Cream Sandwatch: Official statements on Android 4.0

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Our big list of what is, and isn't, happening in the world of Android 4.0

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Pantech Vega LTE to feature gesture recognition

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Answer phones by simply waving your hand.

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Optimus 3D review

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Although most people question LG’s capabilities, you’ve got to admit that they’re often the first with new technologies. They were the first to actually release a dual-core phone, and they were the first to release a phone with 3D capabilities. But is it better to wait and see ...

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News Republic among first apps optimized for Google TV

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Mobiles Republic has become one of the first developers to optimize their Android application around the updated Google TV experience.  Starting this week, those of you with Google TV devices like the Sony televisions (Logitech Revue due soon) will find that the popular news app News Republic ...

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HTC Rezound spied in Verizon store ads

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November figures to be a massive month for Verizon and their Android lineup.

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Seidio Charging Vault: Power your device on the go [Review]

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Seidio, one of the world’s leading providers of cell phone and mobile device accessories, recently released a new product: the Seidio Charging Vault. This device functions as not only a replacement wall charger for your devices, but the plug itself is an extended battery. Here’s how ...

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Detailed inner-specs of the Galaxy Nexus become available

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Engadget has called in famous developer François Simond (better know as Supercurio) to list as many inner components of the Galaxy Nexus as possible. The inner components are far from shocking, but still they can take care of your ever more nerdy needs. A 720p HD display doesn’t control ...

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Griffin Technology debuts new Android accessories for fall

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Griffin Technology has announced a number of new accessories for Android smartphones and tablets, putting them on sale for the fall 2011 season.  The new products include tablet covers, holsters, smartphone cases, micro-HDMI to HDMI cables, and more.  While some of the accessories are designed ...

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