The Last Contact – Manning the gun with a hint of exercise

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The Last Contact is a gunning/turret-style game with gorgeous graphics that will have you spinning, literally.  A combination of great mechanics along with the peculiarity of physical movement makes this game stand out in the Android crowd, especially for those who remember Fury3. The Last ...

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[UPDATED] Pricing for Nexus 7 successor leaked, announcement next week?

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Just a little while ago, we told you that Google is arranging an event on July 24  where we might see the Moto X, Android 4.3 and probably the sequel of the Nexus 7. Talking about the Nexus 7, ASUS rep recently shared some details about the upcoming tablet as well, and now there’s some... ...

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One Laptop per Child (OLPC) debuts child-friendly XO tablet

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[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] The team behind the One Laptop per Child (OLPC) has teamed with Vivitar to introduce a 7-inch family-friendly XO Tablet. Set to arrive in early August, the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean tablet is loaded with games, videos, apps, and other educational ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 great Android apps you should know this week (July 11)

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We've picked out some really fun games to help pass the time in these hot, dog days of summer.

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Get this look for your Android: Vibandroid

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you ...

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Taskbar W8 – A Start button for Android

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Taskbar Windows 8 style (W8) adds a very familiar, but almost incompatible, feeling to Android.  Even though Microsoft did not think it was worth keeping, the Start button has been added to Android along with some new, Android-specific features.  Did Microsoft count the Start button out too ...

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Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 portfolio now available across U.S.

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Just a friendly reminder to let everyone know that the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, Galaxy Tab 3 8.0 and Galaxy Tab 3 10.1 are now in stores. If you’re in the market for a new Android tablet, Samsung’s 2013 lineup is priced more competitively ($199, $299 and $399, respectively) than in ...

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Get this look for your Android: Transparent Cards

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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Duolingo – Comprehensive language-learning in your pocket

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Duolingo finally brought their web-favorite language-learning software to Android, and it is easily the best way to start learning a new language on the go.  Duolingo brings all its web features to our smartphones including broken hearts, trophies, and a sleek interface. It is no secret that ...

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Songza introduces ad-free experience with Club Songza

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Songza, on of our favorite apps and services for listening to curated playlists, has a new ad-free experience rolling out. Called Club Songza, it costs a mere $.99 per week and provides even more (double) skipping through the website, mobile apps, and SONOS. If you’ve yet to try out ...

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Big Android BBQ ’13 tickets on sale now!

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Now in its fourth year, the annual event promises to be bigger and better than ever before!

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Facebook kicks off Facebook beta program for Android

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Facebook announced on Thursday that a new Beta Testers program has opened up for any and all Android users. If you’re the type of person who likes to get involved with shaping the direction of an app then this is as about as big as it gets. A blog post from Facebook tells us that the... ...

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Samsung announces pricing and availability for three new Galaxy Tab models

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Samsung is rolling right along as they continue to provide a growing list of various devices to users, and today they have announced pricing for three devices that are being launched under the Galaxy Tab brand. Sammy released photos and specs of the Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, 8.0, and 10.1 earlier this ...

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Kool-Aid Man PhotoBomb App is here, Oh Yeah!

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Photobombs seem to be all the rage lately. If you’ve been bored with the typical friend bomb, animal sit-in, or mystery stranger yet don’t want to give up on the silly pics, you may be interested in this new option. Kool-Aid, the sugary beverage you know and love from your ...

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Homepack Buzz officially releases Buzz Launcher and announces design contest to celebrate

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Homepack Buzz officially announced this morning that their popular free smartphone theming service, Buzz Launcher, is no longer in beta mode. Buzz Launcher 1.0 is now available on Google Play. Not sure what Buzz Launcher is? This app utilizes the most distinctive feature of Android smartphones: ...

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