Google makes Android 4.2 Jelly Bean SDK platform available

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Google has released the Android 4.2 Jelly Bean SDK to the masses, letting anyone and everyone grab the latest software development kit. Available immediately, the API level 17 platform brings a number of new features and improvements to Android.  A post on the Android blog reminds us of some of ...

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Nexus 4, Nexus 10 arrive in Google Play store

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In case you forgot, or didn’t know in the first place, the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10 arrived today. The new smartphone and tablet joined the Nexus 7 as devices available for purchase in the Google Play store.  If you’ve been waiting to get your hands on the latest smartphone from LG or ...

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Verizon officially debuts Droid DNA

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And just like that, another rumor has gone riding off into the sunset. Verizon today announced the DROID DNA, an HTC smartphone with a 5-inch 1080p HD display. We’ve been expecting this device for the last few months where it was the subject of multiple leaks and images. The Droid DNA ...

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T-Mobile holding Samsung sales on November 16-17

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Who needs to wait around for Black Friday just so they can hold a sale? Apparently, T-Mobile doesn’t as, the carrier has announced a two-day sale for Samsung devices. For these two days only, customers will be able to pick up a Samsung 4G  handset for free with a qualifying service ...

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AT&T lists HTC One X+ and One VX for November 16

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AT&T has announced that it will soon be offering the HTC One X+ and One VX as part of its Android portfolio. Both smartphones arrive on November16 and will take their rightful place at the upper and mid-range echelon.  The One X+ will run $199.99 with a two-year service agreement while the ...

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AT&T to offer $499 Samsung Galaxy Camera on November 16

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AT&T today announced that it will be offering the Samsung Galaxy Camera starting November 16.  Priced at $499.99, the camera runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a number of photo options. For a limited time, AT&T is offering customers up to $100 off the purchases of a second ...

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LG Optimus L9 review

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Proof that budget-friendly devices do not have to be underpowered or come from lesser-known brands.

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HTC DLX may get a much wider release

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New information and images surfacing over the last few days suggest HTC will be deploying the rumored “DLX” smartphone to a wider audience this fall. According to reports, the 5-inch 1080p HD device will head to China and Taiwan in addition to Verizon. Locally, we’re expecting ...

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In Brief: 12 other Android things worth knowing (Nov 9)

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This week features Toy Defense, SHADOWGUN, Apps World, Predators, Humble Bumble 4, illo, Songza, Pocket, iLuv, Thumbstar Games, and more.

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Target’s Black Friday ad now online

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With only two pre-paid phones in the entire ad, we're more than a little disappointed.

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Sony C3602 gets the leak treatment

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Yet another Sony smartphone has been leaked online, joining both the Odin and Yuga as something else for which to look forward.  Known only by its model number C3602, the phone has the makings of another powerful device.  Details include a 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 quad-core processor with Adreno ...

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Europe poised to see Google TV music, movies in coming days

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Google TV owners living in Europe ( U.K., France, and Germany) will soon have the ability to download music and movies from Google Play.  A post on Google+ tells us that the the features will enabled on November 13 as it finally gets away from being exclusive to the United States. It’s ...

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The Hobbit: Kingdoms of Middle-earth Now Available for Android

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kabam, a leader in massively multiplayer games for connected devices and Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment have launched The Hobbit: Kingdoms of Middle-earth App for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android devices. The free-to-play strategy game is ...

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TegraZone intros pair of Tegra 3-optimized titles

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International Snooker Pro and Expendable: Rearmed arrive with enhancements designed for the quad-core CPU.

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Sony’s 5-inch ‘Yuga’ spied in wild

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The first set of images for an upcoming Sony C6603 “Yuga” smartphone have appeared online, thanks to German tech blog AndroidSchweiz. Recently found in AnTuTu benchmarks, the phone looks to have some rather remarkable hardware.  With details that include a 1.5GHz (likely Snapdragon ...

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