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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Auralux – The trench warfare of RTS games

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Auralux offers a slight deviation from the standard RTS fare.  The background music is out of this world, and it differs depending on the way you play the game.  Aside from the dazzling light show, Auralux can set up monumental battles that can last for hours. You can compare Auralux most ...

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Aviary’s Photo Editor gets overhauled in 3.0 release

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Faster, smarter, and more robust than ever before.

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Rockmelt for Android arrives at last

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Fans of Rockmelt’s past desktop browser and iOS app have been patiently waiting and the day has finally arrived. Rockmelt promised an Android version was on the way and today they delivered. If you are not too familiar with Rockmelt, it is an app users implement to follow their news feeds ...

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Get this look for your Android: jbOS7

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Add some Jelly Bean and iOS 7 flair to that Android phone in your pocket!

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King releases latest highly addictive game in Pet Rescue Saga

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We hope you’ve got a big block of free time to set aside, King has released yet another addictive game on Android. Following on the heels of Candy Crush Saga and Bubble Witch Saga comes Pet Rescue Saga. A top 10 Facebook game, Pet Rescue Saga debuts with 72 exciting levels of gameplay ...

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Reddit Illustrated – A quicker way to enjoy /r/aww and /r/WTF

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Reddit Illustrated brings a different look to Reddit.  Instead of a simple article list of stories and images, Reddit Illustrated brings a card-style UI to show a quick heading or an picture straight to the front of your screen.  Though it lacks a few key features (Post-edit:  A few of these ...

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Pixel Kingdom – 8 bits of tower defense/RTS fun

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Pixel Kingdom has the ability to ensnare you in three ways: if you love pixels, if you love knights or wizards, or if you love great gameplay in a mobile format. I love all three of these things so Pixel Kingdom made it high on my list of need-to-play mobile games. Pixel Kingdom is very... Read More

Get this look for your Android: Blue White 2

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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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