PSA: Google, T-Mobile events scrapped in wake of Hurricane Sandy

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Here’s a quick and friendly public service announcement to let you all know that Google’s Android-related event has been scrapped today as a result of Hurricane Sandy.  What’s more, T-Mobile has also decided to push their fall showcase as well.  It’s not immediately ...

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32GB Nexus 7 found at Office Depot

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A 32GB Nexus 7 was spied at an Office Depot over the weekend, adding more credibility to the rumors of it replacing the 16GB model.  Priced at $249.99, the tablet is not found on Office Depot’s website as of yet; only the 8GB and 16GB models are listed as “in stores only.” As ...

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Samsung Galaxy Premier passes through NCC, hardware looking good

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Samsung Galaxy Premier is in the news from a long time now as we heard about it first time back in August, but back then a lot of details were missing, but this time we got some solid proof. Today, Samsung Galaxy Premier has passed through Taiwan NCC, and the good news is that we... Read More

Hardware details, pictures confirm Samsung Nexus 10

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With but a few days left to go before Google takes to the stage to unveil some new Android goodies, it stands to reason that we’d get a decent last-minute leak.  That’s exactly the case here today as Brief Mobile has scored a gallery of more than one dozen images for the Samsung ...

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Android 4.1-powered HTC Operaul found on benchmark site

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Oh boy, another new Android to add to the rumor mill!  This time we’re talking about an HTC smartphone operating under the codename of Operaul.  Details found on Nenamark tell us that the handset runs Android 4.1.1 Jelly Bean and features a 1280×720, a 1.4GHz dual-core Snapdragon S4 ...

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Strategy Analytics: Android has 41.3 percent of global tablet market

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Shipments doubled year-over-year for the third quarter.

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SwiftKey announces SwiftKey Flow, featuring Swype-esque input

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There’s a myriad of third-party keyboard options available for Android, but none have hit quite the commercial success of SwiftKey, with its great word prediction, or Swype, with its innovative word-tracing input. Both are excellent keyboards in their own right, however your preference in ...

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Google Nexus 7 3G version passes through FCC, launch on the Google Android event?

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Google is planning to launch some new goodies at their upcoming event on October 29, and they are also planning to launch updated version of the Google Nexus 7. We heard it recently that Google is working on a 3G version of the Nexus 7, now the tablet showed up at FCC and it’s kind... Read More

Samsung airing three new ads for Galaxy S III

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Samsung looks to be slowing with those commercial that poke fun of iPhone users who are waiting hours for the next, big thing.  We noticed that the hardware maker uploaded three new videos to YouTube that promote the Galaxy S III, one still taking a swipe at iPhone.  We’ve embedded the ...

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U.S. Cellular’s Galaxy Note II available October 26

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U.S. Cellular wants to remind you all that their version of the Galaxy Note II is only $299.99 and will be available this Friday, October 26.  Available in titanium gray, the 16GB smartphone is still up for preorder through Thursday evening.  In a related note, U.S. Cellular plans to have 58 ...

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US Cellular announces cheap Huawei Ascend Y for $30

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US Cellular is one of the leading regional carriers in USA and they are offering a lot of Android powered devices with a cheap price tag. Though today, they launched an Android powered device with Huawei, known as the Huawei Ascend Y. US Cellular is offering it for $29.99 with a 2-year ...

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LG Spectrum 2 details found on Best Buy ahead of announcement

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We heard back in August about the LG Spectrum 2 for Verizon Wireless, and we also heard that it will be out sometime in early October. Though we still don’t know when Verizon will finally launch the LG flagship device, but it seems it will be out anytime soon, as the device appeared on ...

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AT&T announces Samsung Galaxy Note II availability

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Back in September, Samsung officially announced the Galaxy Note II for all the 4 major and one regional network of USA. T-mobile said that it will be out this fall, and Sprint is planning to launch it on October 25th. Now AT&T officially announced the availability of the mighty Samsung ...

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5-inch HTC DLX pictured with Verizon branding

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Pictures emerged yesterday which show an  5-inch HTC smartphone with Verizon branding, tying recent multiple rumors together.  The fine folks at Android Central were passed a trio of images of the device which show a Droid Incredible-like design for the large device. Have you seen today's ...

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MetroPCS adds Samsung Galaxy S III to portfolio

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MetroPCS today announced that they will be adding the Samsung Galaxy S III to its roster to this weekend, at select retail locations.  Arriving at all stores and online come Monday, the $499 handset will be available with any of the carrier’s 4G LTE plans, including the promotional $30 ...

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