Search in private on your Android with Disconnect Search [App of the Day]

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Sometimes it’s nice to be off the grid for awhile. What if you need to look something up, but don’t want it to be recorded everywhere? Now there is an app out there for your incognito needs. Disconnect Search lets you search on Google, Yahoo, Bing, blekko, or DuckDuckGo, completely ...

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Yahoo acquires Aviate, promises to fold into Android experience

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In another move to bring Yahoo back to its prime, today Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer took to the stage at CES 2014 to announce its newest acquisition that aligns perfectly with its “team and vision” — Aviate. Aviate is an Android app that has been in beta for the last few months and ...

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Google AOSP lead jumps to Yahoo!

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Following closely to the news from August when Hugo Barra left Google to join Xiaomi, we now have another employee leaving as well.  Jean-Baptiste Queru, Google’s Technical Lead for the Android Open Source Project, has leaving Google however he is not heading to a smartphone company like ...

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Electronic Frontier Foundation shows Google fights for user privacy more than Apple, others

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If you have an interest in your privacy – and, let’s be honest, you really should – then this information from the Electronic Frontier Foundation should be of interest to you. According to a recent report from the EFF, Google has ranked as one of the highest in a slew of ...

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Yahoo! debuts new app for Android

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Yahoo! introduced a new Android app on Tuesday which looks to be a much cleaner experience than in previous years. Available for free in Google Play, the app provides access to breaking news, personalized stories, and rich images. While there’s no explicit mention of the Summly details we ...

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Yahoo! Mail for Android gets 2.0 makeover

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The official Yahoo! Mail app has been updated this week, getting a new look and a new name. To be clear, the name is now shown in your device as Y! Mail to make sure you don’t overlook it when browsing apps. Details in the 2.0 update include a new interface with pull-to-refresh, slide-out ...

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Five for Friday: Fantasy football apps for Android

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Gain an edge on your fellow fantasy league brethren with these Android apps.

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Win Pepsi MAX for life from Yahoo! this Super Bowl weekend

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How would you like to win yourself a free, lifetime supply of Pepsi MAX?  Well, someone is going to do that this weekend so it might as well be you, right?  Pepsi MAX and IntoNow from Yahoo! have teamed up for a first-of-its-kind, app companion experience that takes place this Super Bowl ...

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Yahoo! Weather debuts in Android Market

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Yahoo! continues to bolster their Android app lineup with a crowdsourced approach to weather.

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30+ Must Have Android Apps for Football Fans

The College and Pro football season is officially underway, having kicked off (pun #1) over the last week.  As we head into a new season of following our favorite teams and athletes, we thought it would be a good idea to share our favorite football-related Android apps as well.  The AndroidGuys ...

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Enhance Your Television Experience with IntoNow by Yahoo!

Yahoo! has dropped another app into the Android Market today with the release of the television-centric IntoNow.  Ever walk into someone’s living room and wonder what show they were watching?  IntoNow will tell you the name of the show, the episode title and synopsis, cast info, and more ...

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Yahoo AppSpot Recommends Other Android Apps to User

Today, Yahoo released an Android application, AppSpot, which is designed to recommend other Android applications to users.  Recommendations are based on installed applications, app-related queries, and trending apps.  To help cut to the chase, AppSpot breaks things down into twenty individual ...

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Yahoo! Mail and Yahoo! Messenger Updated (VIDEO CALLING!)

Yahoo! updated their Mail and Messenger apps earlier today which brought a few new exciting features to the apps. Among these features are video calling (works only on the EVO 4G and the myTouch 4G for now), account sync, and multiple account support.

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Market Bug Showing Yahoo! Video Chat for non T-Mobile Customers

Android Purity is reporting today that the Yahoo! Video Chat app, that is supposed to be exclusively for T-Mobile customers, is showing up in the Android market for non-magenta subscribers.  In this case specifically, a Sprint user. Judging from the screen shots posted, its looks as though ...

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Yahoo! Drops Four New Apps into Android Market

We noticed a few other Android blogs mentioning the fact that Yahoo! Finance landed in the Android Market yesterday.  Given the fact that the free app makes it easy to view daily market summaries and news and track stock tickers, it’s good news to be sure.  After looking to download the ...

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