Facebook announces Nearby updates to Android app

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Facebook today announced new updates to the Nearby feature in the moble (Android and iOS) apps.  Slated to go live later this afternoon, it makes it even easier than ever to discover new places that your friends are into. Details include: Find New Places - From the app menu, open the tab to ...

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Facebook 2.0 Android app brings the speed

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Facebook has today announced a new version of its Android application and this one is all about speed. We’re talking faster launching, faster notifications, faster image views, and faster access to profiles.  The Facebook 2.0 update should be going live later today so keep an eye on your ...

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5 ways Facebook can improve their user experience on Android

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Ahh, Facebook. It’s still one of the most popular social networks in the world, despite the rapid adoption that Google+ has garnered thus far. Sadly, Facebook’s Android experience is lacking in several areas. Everyone has at least one or two complaints about the Facebook app (and ...

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New, easier way to sign up for Facebook Messenger for Android

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Available initially in select countries, the move should help Facebook steal away new users.

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Facebook app gets “Share” button

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  Facebook today announced that it has begun integrating a Share button on News Feed articles from your Android app. With this update, Facebook for Android makes it easier than ever to share stories, images, and other stuff from your handset. As is the case with the desktop experience, ...

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HTC Opera UL will Facebook phone, report indicates

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Remember the HTC Operaul we reported on last week?  Yeah, well that’s supposed to be the real Facebook phone.  No, for serious you guys. According to a Pocket-Lint source, that Android 4.1-powered handset will be the “official” Facebook smartphone whenever it eventually ...

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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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Hootsuite acquires friendly rival Seesmic

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Hootsuite today announced that they have acquired their longtime yet friendly rival Seesmic.  The deal, outlined on the company blog, will see HootSuite continuing to support Seesmic, however business users will ultimately migrate over to HootSuite’s social media management toolset.  Both ...

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Latest Facebook release improves events and photo sharing

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A new version of the Facebook app has made its way into the wild which speeds up and enhances things across a number fronts.  If you like to create and share events then you’ll be happy to know that the app is more to your liking.  Additional details include faster photo sharing as well ...

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Going to Droidcon? Take 25% off admission with AndroidGuys discount

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The Android-oriented congress Droidcon 2012 is taking place during November 22-23 in Amsterdam, Holland just like it did last year. The good folk from Droidcon are still accepting papers but a few speakers have already been confirmed, including engineers from both Google and Facebook about ...

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Facebook working with HTC on a new device, launch in 2013?

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The rumors about Facebook phone never stops, and who can stop rumors, right? We heard a long time ago that Facebook is getting together with HTC to make a Facebook phone, again. And then we heard a different rumor, that Facebook might make their “own” phone, means their own hardware ...

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Win one of two custom Flygrips with the Android Guys logo [Updated with winners]

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Perhaps you saw our review of the Flygrip? It got props from us here at Android Guys both in the written review, and again in our latest podcast. Well, if you’ve been thinking to yourself “DANG I want that thing”, then this may be your golden opportunity. We’ve teamed up ...

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Sony set to launch a new Xperia device soon

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Andy Rubin just confirmed that more than 900,000 Android devices are activated every day, telling us that Android OS is improving everyday, thanks to all the manufacturers out there. Sony is one of them, and this year Sony brought a lot of good devices, and now they are planning to come up with ...

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Facebook for Android gets updated, fixes some crashes and login problems

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If you’ve been finding yourself having issues with Facebook for Android (The official app), then you might want to head to the Play Store and check out the update. The update is reported to solve issues with random log outs and some unexpected crashing. You can either go grab it from the ...

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Facebook phone rumors surface, yet again

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The rumor that won't go away: Facebook is set to release a handset of their own.

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