Get This Look: Color flat

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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HURRY! Amazon giving away nearly $40 in free apps today!

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Amazon, in celebrating the one-year anniversary of the European debut of the Appstore, is giving away a bunch of free apps and games. Hurry, though, as this deal only lasts for one day. Instead of the normal free app of the day, Amazon is dishing out ten of them, cumulatively worth almost $40. ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android games and apps you should know about (March 7)

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A weekly collection of Android apps and games you should be aware of.

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android games and apps worth exploring (Feb 21)

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We get a lot of requests from developer seeking a review or some form of publicity for their game or app. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate even a fraction of the emails, tweets, or messages that come across our desk. The result is that readers and followers miss out on discovering new and ...

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Amazon Appstore arrives in Japan

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The Amazon Appstore has arrived in the Land of the Rising Son as Japan becomes the next market to receive the Android app portal. The online retailer today announced that Japanese customers are now able to access localized content for their Android devices and Kindle Fire products. As is the ...

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Google Play tops 700,000 Android apps

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Google has officially indicated that there are now more 700,000 apps in the Google Play Store, available for smartphones and tablets.  The news comes just a short week after Apple made the same claim for its App Store and looks to be a race to the next milestone.  After getting a late start ...

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Amazon Appstore touches down in Europe

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Europe has become the next market, finally, to see support from Amazon as it pertains to the Appstore.  If you live in the U.K., Germany, France, Italy and Spain then you will be pleased to learn that you now have access to the Android-based apps and games portal.  What’s more, you will ...

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Google Maps offline announced, coming to Android

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The big Google Maps event has gotten underway and it has already left a little something called mobile offline maps in its wake.  Google has today announced that future versions of Google Maps will give users access to offline maps and navigation features, providing essential map functions even ...

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Amazon Appstore 2.3 features new notification, download options

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The Amazon Appstore application for Android has been updated to version 2.3 today, bringing along a few handy improvements.  The version release notes tell us that users will have added flexibility for downloads over 3G and 4G networks, letting us set the maximum at 50MB before forcing us to ...

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Amazon celebrates Appstore anniversary with discounts and free Kindle Fire tablets

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One year and 31,000 titles later, Amazon has become one of the trusted sources for Android apps and games.

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Getjar Embraces Social Media with Facebook Connect Integration

GetJar announced this week that they are the first leading application store to embrace social networking. Since many users from the Getjar and other portals don’t really “discover” apps on their own, a majority of them turn to others for insight. Often that insight comes from ...

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Share Location, Photos, and More Through Your Android Phones Calls with Thrutu [VIDEO]

Why just talk on the phone when you can share location, pictures, contacts, and more? Check out the free Thrutu app today!

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Watch Google Goggles Solve a Sudoku Puzzle [VIDEO]

Google Goggles 1.3 has landed in the Android Market with support for print (magazine and newspaper) ads as well as the ability to solve Sudoku puzzles.

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MeetMoi Launches Always-On, Location-Based Dating App

Location-based mobile dating company Meetmoi announced earlier this week that their popular service has come to Android.  Called MeetMoi NOW, the free application allows users to share their basic information which is then used to help meet others with similar interests.  The app works in the ...

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Andy Rubin to USA Today: Stop With the FUD

Ok, so we’re pretty sure you all know about the recent Apple/Google Voice/AT&T story going on right now. The gist of it goes like this: Google Voice has been blocked from the App Store.  The FCC is looking into the matter to see who is behind it.  Apple using doublespeak, AT&T ...

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