HTC giving away 24K Gold One M7 on Twitter

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HTC UK have announced they’re giving away a 24 carat gold HTC One (M7) phone in celebration of winning several Phone of the Year awards last year. Launching on Saturday and running to June 29th, the giveaway allows Twitter users to have one entry by following and retweeting ...

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Google tweets a picture of a new unknown phone

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Google is promoting Google Now and its features via Twitter, but they’re doing it on an unknown device. This of course couldn’t be an accident, so… let the speculation begin. The phone looks kind of similar to the Nexus 5, but not quite. It’s quite beautiful if you ask ...

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Sony teasing upcoming smartphone on Twitter, likely Z2 Ultra

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Sony Xperia Z Ultra was announced a year ago, a 6.3″ behemoth from Sony’s workshop. That phone was (and still is) huge, you need to use it in order to realize how huge that device is. And now it seems Sony is going to bring us the Z Ultra’s refresh. Sony released a following ...

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Twitter adds muting options to mobile apps

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Twitter has announced a new feature which allows you to mute people.  The update is coming to Android, iPhone, and twitter.com users over the course of this week.  The feature is nice to have when you have that friend that is just retweeting everything and you just want a break. Well mute them ...

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HTC One (M8) Dot View case hacked to show more notifications

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The HTC One (M8) was released with a very unique cover called Dot View which contains a bunch of tiny holes in the front allowing a user to view limited information from their device by simply double tapping on the front. Traditionally, the information the user could view was limited to ...

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Twitter overhauls profile pages, adds “cards” interface

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On desktops, Twitter and Facebook have always been different, and for good reason. The type of content that flows through each feed isn’t nearly the same. That being said, Twitter is unveiling a new desktop UI for profile pages. Complete with profile pictures tucked away in banner images, ...

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Cover Lock Screen acquired by Twitter

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At AndroidGuys, we’ve been long-time fans of Cover Lock Screen. It offers a customizable, beautiful lock screen replacement that other apps haven’t come close to matching. Things might change a bit around Cover headquarters as they announced today that they are acquired by Twitter. ...

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Twitter enhances photo experience for mobile apps

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Twitter this week is updating its mobile apps for Android and iOS with enhanced photo features. First, users can now attach up to four images to a tweet when composing a status update. What’s more, users can also tag up to ten friends in a photo; friends will be notified if tagged. For ...

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Flyne lets you read offline! (App of the Day)

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Flyne is a beautiful Twitter and Feedly reader that allows you to read your feeds offline. Joaquim Verges, the developer of the popular Twitter app Falcon Pro, has created another very functional, very pretty app. Flyne’s main goal is to provide you with news from Twitter lists and Feedly ...

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Share content on multiple social networks at once with Polarbear Beta [App of the Day]

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If you’re like most people who use social networking, odds are you would like to post to multiple sites and accounts at once. The process of copy and pasting your text and posting it on different sites can get monotonous very quickly. Polarbear Beta for Android is here to help with that ...

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Talon for Twitter updated to 2.0 with floating compose button, new widgets, and more!

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Talon for Twitter, one of our favorite Twitter apps, received a much needed updated today. Not long ago, we wrote that Talon was taking a huge step in the right direction. From the theme customizations to the great use of Immersive Mode, Talon was a force to be reckoned with. It was. Soon after ...

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No porn for you: Vine changes TOS

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If you tend to visit more unconventional sources for your pornographic needs, you might want to sit down for this. Vine has just announced that they are officially banning sexually explicit posts. They have previously taken action in making sexual content more difficult to find, but the company ...

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Create your own Flappy Bird-style game with Code.org

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We’ve already told you how to get Flappy Bird on your Android device now that it’s gone, but why not just create your own “flappy” game? Today Code.org, a non-profit organization that aims to get more students interested in computer science, crossed two milestones, ...

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(UPDATE) Dayframe adds Chromecast support

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Now that Google opened up the Chromecast SDK to the public, more apps are gaining support for the tiny wifi-connected dongle. One of the newest is Cloud TV’s Dayframe that was recently updated to version 2.0. In the slideshow app Dayframe 2.0, besides have a new user experience and ...

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Red Nexus 5 leaked again, now a little more official than before

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If you’ve been keeping tabs on mobile news lately, you’d know that there are more than enough rumors regarding the Nexus 5 in a bright red color. Courtesy of popular leaker, evleaks, the Nexus 5 in red shows up in a pretty believable press render. Though it isn’t official yet, ...

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