Amazon Appstore Launches, Features “Test Driving” and Angry Birds Rio

Amazon has just launched their Android application store, dubbing it the “Amazon Appstore.” While some may argue that there is no need for another Android app store, the online shopping website’s app store packs some special features that may have you using their market on ...

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Amazon App Store Scores Angry Birds Rio Exclusive

Amazon's app store looks to be nearly ready to open now that we know one of their first titles. Angry Birds Rio is exactly the title to let people know there is another app distribution channel worth checking out.

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Rovio Mobile Teases St. Patrick’s Day Update for Angry Birds Seasons [VIDEO]

Rovio is set to follow the Valentine's Day edition of Angry Birds Seasons with a St. Patrick's Day theme.

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Angry Birds Tops 30 Million Downloads

Rovio is practically printing money with their runaway hit, Angry Birds. At 30 million downloads on Android alone, it has become the success story of the year for mobile developers.

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Ad-Free Angry Birds Due Within a Month’s Time

For some of you, advertisements within the popular game are a fair trade-off. For others, you're willing to shell out money to get rid of the advertisements. Good news is on the horizon.

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Rovio to Ring in New Year With In-App Purchases in Angry Birds

he mega smash hit that it is Angry Birds has now eclipsed 10 million downloads for Android. Offered as a free game, the developers (Rovio) have been making crazy money out of the ads displayed in the app - crazy to the tune of a million bucks per month. So what's next for the game? How about ...

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Rovio Releases Angry Birds Seasons, Adds 70 Levels of Christmas and Halloween Fun!

Let’s just assume you’ve already cleared every level of Angry Birds on your Android handset.  And let’s also assume you have three stars for each level.  What do you do now?   Well, if you would have asked us yesterday we would tell you to read a book or something productive. ...

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Rovio Promises ‘Lightweight’ Version of Angry Birds

As popular as Angry Birds has become on Android one would think everybody under the son has downloaded and enjoyed the hot little time waster. Sadly, the game could be doing much better for itself, considering all of the phones which cannot properly play the instant classic.

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Google Pulls Fake ‘Angry Birds’ App, Issues Security Fix

Angry Bird and Android have both become so popular, it was only a matter of time before someone used one to exploit the other. You might have already heard, but Google recently pulled a fake version of Angry Birds that infests your Android handset with a slew of malicious apps.  They have also ...

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“Massive Update” to Angry Birds Adds 45 Levels, Support for Additional Devices

Sorry kids, it looks like your mastery of Angry Birds will have to wait a little longer. Rovio has just pushed out a major update (v1.4.2) which adds another 45 levels, bringing the total to 195 brain busters.

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Ads Within Apps, the Rovio Approach

Simply put, ads within apps can be a sore topic on all sides.  Nobody likes to see ads popping up every time they perform an action on their phone. Yet developers have to do something to offset their efforts.  How do they do this yet still release the app/game into the market for free? They... ...

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EA buys Angry Birds Publisher Chillingo for $20 Million! (UPDATE)

It seems there is news almost daily coming from the Rovio camp nowadays. First there was the release of Angry Birds for Android, gaining the company over two million new users in just under 48 hours. Then, Rovio announced their special Halloween update, adding many themed levels and other ...

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Full Version of Angry Birds Now Available in Android Market

Enough messing around with getting the full version of Angry Birds. The highly-successful game is now available on the Android Market, which means you can get it directly from your phone, and not have to mess around with GetJar or some back-alley mirror. Getting your copy of the hit game ...

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EXCLUSIVE! Get Two Hot Games for Free from Get Jar Today!

If you were listening to the our Android Guys Thursday Night Droid-Cast last night, you heard Patrick Mork of Get Jar drop to our audience the fact that his company was going to be pouring some love onto the Android Family today. If you have not heard or read about Get Jar plus, brush up... Read More

Full Angry Birds Arrives

Finally, the wait is over.  Angry Birds has come out of beta and finds itself available to Android phones all over.  If you count yourself among those with a device running 1.6 or higher with OpenGL ES 2.0 support, you’ll be pleased to find the app is free to download.  Rovio says they ...

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