March 30, 2015

Droid Incredible Pre-Order: April 19th!

The gang over at Phandroid just broke that the Droid (HTC) Incredible will be available for pre-order in just a few days! Over the last week or so there have been brief glimpses of the Incredible being leaked to Verizon and maybe even T-Mobile!

Beta Test This! Keyboard Wars

The team over kbwars.com is seeking up to 100 beta testers for their new Android game, Keyboard Wars.  The premise of the app is to compete using your mobile typing skills.  How fast and accurate are you?  Put yourself to the test and find out ...

EEBA For Virtual Envelope Budgeting

When it comes to budgeting I prefer the old fashioned cash in the envelope method, but in this day and age of debit and credit cards, it just isn’t practical.  That’s where the EEBA (Easy Envelope Budget Aid) app can help. With this ...

AAMCO’s iGAAUGE Now Available

AAMCO has just announced that their popular  iGAAUGE application is now available for Android handsets.  The free tool provides users with access to car repair information, nearby fueling spots  and traffic information  For those of you who have ...

Google Getting Serious about Gaming?

It would appear so as they have gobbled up ex SCEA executive Mark Deloura. Gizmodo is reporting that Google has hired Deloura to be their advocate for game developers.  Check out the whole article from Gizmodo here. Deloura was the manager of ...

Twitter Working on Official Android App

Not much to say here that isn’t already in the title.  Business Insider is reporting tonight that twitter CEO Evan Williams claims and Android app is on the way and “it’s going to be awesome”.  As to how this will impact ...

GameGripper Arrives For The Motorola Droid

I don’t know about you folks, but when I am gaming on my Motorola Droid I often wish I had a better keyboard.  I especially wish I had a better D-pad.  Then, the other day I saw something called the GameGripper come across my Twitter feed. ...

Rumor: HTC Incredible Also Headed To T-Mobile

Put this one in the major rumor category, but if this image is true (thanks Phandroid!), T-Mobile is getting the HTC Incredible along with Verizon.  The image above was recently spotted on Costco’s system and shows the handset listed with ...

Rumor: Nexus One getting major OTA update soon?

Phandroid has pointed out a very interesting rumor circulating amongst the French. According to Smartphone France, the Nexus One is set to receive an over-the-air update in the coming days. The site states no source and should therefore be taken ...

Assurant Releases ‘Benefit Tools’ App

Assurant, a provider of specialized insurance products and services, has announced the release of their new Android application, Benefit Tools. Designed to help find a local dentist, the app uses Google Maps and GPS to help hunt down a nearby ...

Nexus One Shows up in Sprint CelleBrite Unit

The excitement continues to mount as I “patiently” await what will most likely be my next phone. We’ve known for a good month that Sprint will support the Nexus One. But, we have yet to get any solid leads regarding a release ...

Enabling the Ecosystem: Snaptic, Part Two

Want to integrate note-taking into your Android application? Consider integrating with 3banana from Snaptic -- we profile what this means in part two of an Enabling the Ecosystem interview in today's episode of Building 'Droids!

Android Fragmentation Dwindling

The device dashboard over at the official Android Developers site has been updated after months of inactivity.  With the Motorola Droid recently getting bumped up to Android 2.1 over the last couple of weeks, it’s no surprise that Android ...

Introducing AndroidGals.com!

We’re very proud today to be able to introduce our new endeavor, AndroidGals.  We’ve put together a fantastic new site that we think will play well for both newbies and enthusiasts and alike. So what is AndroidGals?