Listen to AndroidGuys Podcast #128

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It’s September 6, 2012 and we have just been given no less than three new Motorola Razr models.  Nick and Scott dive into yesterday’s big announcements and grade Motorola for their efforts.  Were they smart to unleash all of this in the final days of summer or would they be better ...

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JobsDB.com releases Android app

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Live in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore or Thailand? Looking for a job on the go? It looks like we’ve got just the app for you. JobsDB.com, one of the major recruitment sites has just released an Android app with the following features: Search and browse through ...

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Absolute Software Releases Theft Recovery Suite for Android Tablets

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It doesn’t need to be stated that Android tablets are becoming increasingly popular. They’re stylish, they’re sexy (most of the time), and they’re more convenient than hauling a several pound laptop around, Win/WIN all around. Of course, with this appeal comes the threat ...

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Viper SmartStart Announces Version 3.0 at CES

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No we aren’t talking about the LG Viper that was just announced from Sprint! Viper SmartStart is an app that will change how you start your day. This app is being said to turn your vehicle into the “Cloud-connected car”.

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Box for Android Updated, Now Includes Honeycomb Support

If you own an Android tablet, and you’ve been looking for a better way to save and share files, then wait no more! Box.net has updated their Box app, with support for Honeycomb tablets as well as Android phones.

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Review: Pops for Android

If you’re looking to spice up your mobile notifications a bit, you might just want to check out a new Android application called Pops. Pops is a full rework of your Android notifications, and it provides a neat little animation (or user uploaded video) instead of just a ringtone and a new ...

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Standalone Facebook Messenger App Released Today

Facebook has just updated their blog to let us know of a new app they’re releasing at some point today. Facebook Messenger will be the new place to send and receive messages from your Facebook account, yes that includes chat! Hopefully no more buggy chat notifications and the new ...

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OfferedApp Trades Free Paid Apps in Exchange for Your Taking a Survey

Another application distribution store is getting traction today as OfferedApp.com announces their new internet-based model. What makes this one so different from the current crop of app stores?  There will be one title offered each day at no cost to users. While these would normally be paid ...

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3G Watchdog Keeps an Eye on Your Data Usage

In the age of data caps and throttled speeds, Android users are forced to keep an eye on their data usage any way they can.  I’ve found a pair of great apps to help me in 3G Watchdog and its premium version, 3G Watchdog Pro ($3.25 US).   The basic concept of 3G Watchdog is... Read More

Sony Ericsson Launches Dedicated App Channel

Sony Ericsson announced today that they have launched a dedicated app channel for their handsets.  Available now, the company will replace the “My Apps” link found on the home page of the Android Market with “Sony Ericsson”.  This won’t completely remove the ...

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Vidtonic Introduces IPTV Kit Powered By Android™ At 2011 International CES

Tired of waiting for that SDK for Google TV?  Want to get cooking on an Android app made for a TV screen?.  Vidtonic, maker of a homebrew kit for developers to do just that has announced on their website that they will be showing off an IPTV Kit at the CES.  This homebrew kit will... Read More

Google Books Announced, Gives You Millions of eBooks to Read on Most Internet-Connected Devices

Google has announced Google Books this morning on their blog, and it breaks into the market with many notable features.

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FlightView App Helps You Avoid Delays, Unfortunately Not Pat Downs

We wish there was an app to avoid the current pat-down procedures happening at airports, but until that gets developed, we have perhaps the next best thing; an app that helps you track and avoid delays. FlightView Elite, released for Android today, helps travelers by providing live flight ...

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AppBrain Pushes Out V5 of Their Android App, Google Breaks Fast Install

AppBrain, one of the more forward thinking apps for maintaining and installing Android applications pushed out their V5 update today, giving their users new functionalities to play with. A quote from their blog post about the release:

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Download This! Wall Street Journal Tablet Edition

Engadget.com is reporting that the Wall Street Journal has been very smart with the release of their new Android application. With the Samsung Galaxy Tab being released as really the first viable Android tablet, the financial newspaper has created a tablet only application to allow you to read ...

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