Pew: Android tablets near 50% market penetration in U.S.

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A new report out of research organization Pew Internet & American Life Project tells us that Android tablets have risen to 48 percent of U.S. market share.  Moving from 15 percent over the same period just one year ago, it shows that Android is finally getting serious traction in the tablet ...

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Acer CloudMobile now available in UK via Expansys

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Back at MWC 2012, Acer officially revealed a sexy device known as CloudMobile and after long time, the device is finally available for purchase. UK famous online retailer Expansys is offering it for just £289.99 SIM-free and unlocked. After 8 months, it’s good to see the CloudMobile once ...

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ASUS Transformer Infinity and Transformer Prime now receiving Android 4.1 update

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Back in July, ASUS released a statement that they will launch Jelly Bean update for their Transformer line of tablets i.e. Transformer Pad, Transformer Pad Prime, and Transformer Pad Infinity. ASUS was supposed to launch Android 4.1 for Transformer Pad Infinity on Sept. 28, but they delayed it ...

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AT&T intros new prepaid smartphone plan, $99 Fusion 2 Android handset

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AT&T today unveiled a new GoPhone smartphone plan set to take effect on October 7 which saves $10 per month over the previous option.  Called the Monthly Unlimited Plan with Data, it gives subscribers 1GB data in addition to unlimited talking and texting. AT&T indicates that they will ...

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Samsung mysterious device coming soon to AT&T?

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Samsung is on a hot streak nowadays with devices like Samsung Galaxy S III and Samsung Note II, and their competitors are working on devices to get head-to-head with Samsung. Though, Samsung is not all about “high-end” devices, they are also focusing on mid-range devices as well, ...

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Galaxy Note II may sell three times faster than predecessor

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Samsung believes that the Galaxy Note II may sell up to three times faster than its predecessor over the course of the first 90 days.  Thanks to a partnership of more than 260 carriers across 128 markets, there’s going to be a much bigger presence for the 5.5-inch smartphone that pulls ...

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Sony Xperia V may not arrive until early December

The Sony Xperia V is expected to arrive in early December, according to a Swedish retailer who has a track record for knowing such things.  Dustin.se is listing the handset now with a pre-order price of SEK 4,299 + VAT, (pre-VAT price of £404, €508 and $656 US) and a December 3 launch. ...

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Amazon Wireless offering AT&T’s HTC One X for only $19.99

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So you wanted to get the HTC One X from AT&T earlier this summer but weren’t too keen on the $200 price tag.  You waited, saw that it hit $99, and then thought pretty hard about.  If you have not pulled the trigger yet, and still fancy that smartphone, you’d be downright goofy ...

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Dick’s Sporting Goods debuts official Android app

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Dick’s Sporting Goods today announced that it recently began offering an official Android application. Arriving some time late last week, the free app lets users find a nearby store, shop for products, and follow Dick’s on social networks. Like other retail-based apps, this one also ...

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T-Mobile announces Magenta Days promos for September 21-30

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T-Mobile today announced its latest Magenta Days promotion which takes place from September 21-30.  Like the four other promotional periods that came before, this one sees plenty of Android savings.  There’s a little something for everyone and includes some deals on recent models such as ...

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HTC starts teasing their big announcements on Twitter

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HTC has taken to Twitter to tease their new announcements which take place less than 24 hours from now.  The image you see here is what just went live online, promptly sending nerds into a frenzy. When beautiful hardware meets stunning software: twitpic.com/aw0zjt. — HTC (@htc) September 18, ...

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Google acquires famous iOS photo app Snapseed

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Google acquired Nik Software today, developer of the famous iOS app known as Snapseed and the reason probably is to go head-to-head with Instagram, which is one of the most famous photo app available on Android and iOS, and it’s downloaded more than 5 million times by Android ...

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Samsung Galaxy Note II leaked in Verizon colors

Samsung Galaxy Note II was officially unveiled by Samsung a few weeks ago - a device a lot of people are looking forward to. It’s confirmed that both AT&T and Verizon will launch it, also there are chances that Sprint and T-Mobile will give it a shot as well. Our friends over at ...

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Motorola announces Android powered desktop in China

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Motorola loves to come out with interesting Android powered devices, and this time they launched an Android based desktop known as Motorola HMC3260., but in China. It’s an home entertainment computer featuring 18.5-inch LED touchscreen and it can run all the Android apps and games, you ...

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Verizon Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 now receiving Ice Cream Sandwich

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 is around from a long time now, and it’s one of the finest Android tablets Samsung is offering at the moment. Though if you are using Verizon’s Galaxy Tab 10.1, then I got a good news for you. Verizon has officially announced the Android 4.0 update for the ...

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