Intel is promising that the future Windows 8 tablets running the Bay Trail chip will cost as low as $200.
In an economic forum in Tokyo, Android-co-founder Andy Rubin said, “The exact same platform, the exact same operating system we built for cameras, that became Android for cellphones.”
Facebook Home is here, at least for a limited number of devices. The good news is that there is a way to get many other devices working with Facebook Home.
TGIF! The weekend is almost here, and so we take a look at some of the best apps that arrived to Google Play and the Apple AppStore this week.
A leaked roadmap suggests that Microsoft has plans to release Office for iOS and Android a year and a half from now on October of 2014. That could give Google and Apple enough time to plan their best shot against Microsoft.
The Burner app arrived on iOS back in August, allowing you to add multiple disposable lines to the iPhone. Now the app is coming to Android as well.
A port of the original Sonic the Hedgehog is on its way to iOS and Android later this month for $2.99, redesigned with optimization for mobile devices.
If you’re an Android app developer, Google has a very handy tool for you called Android Dashboard. The tool has been around for a number of years already and is designed to help developers target their apps based on the active users using a certain Android version. Originally the statistical data collected by Android dashboard […]
Even though the iPhone continues to be the talk of the town, iOS actually lost 3.5% market share in the United States compared to the same period last year. By contrast, Android gained nearly 6% market share compared to last year.
If a new rumor is to be believed, Facebook’s upcoming April 4th event will be focused on the social network giants first foray in the mobile operating arena. Like many before them, Facebook has opted to adapt Google’s Android OS to incorporate their own social media apps including Facebook Messenger, Photos and Contact applications. The […]
The MiiPC, an Android running mini PC, has hit Kickstarter and is becoming popular. But how does it stack up against Ouya?
Hoping that Android and Chrome OS soon become one and the same? Unless Google’s Eric Schmidt is purposely steering us wrong, I wouldn’t get your hopes up.
We all like to have the latest greatest, feature-packed smartphone, but with high pricing and hefty carriers contracts it isn’t always possible. Now there is a gleam of hope thanks to Florida-based smartphone maker Blu. Blu isn’t a household name like Apple or Samsung (yet), but the phone manufacturer has been shipping phones to happy […]
Google CEO Larry Page announced today that Andy Rubin would be moving on from his role as head of Android and that Sundar Pichai would take his place.
According to an analyst, 7 inch Androids tablets will be overtaking the iPad in quarterly market share.
When you hear the name Caterpillar, you usually think about all those yellow-colored construction vehicles and machines. As it turns out, there’s also in the portable electronics market and they’ve got a super rugged Android smartphone called the CAT B15. And it doesn’t look all that shabby.
While not an official report, the Wall Street General says they spoke to people “close to the matter” about Google’s concern over Samsung’s dominance.
HP has announced their first ever Android tablet, the HP Slate 7. But does it have what it takes to succeed against its rivals on the market?
Found yourself highly interested in the Ubuntu Phone OS demonstrated back at CES? Take the Ubuntu Phone dock for a spin with “Ubuntu Phone Experience” app.
Have you ever wanted to get free money? A new app for Android and iOS, Feature Points, is now offering this feature through something called Feature Points.
The LG Nexus 4 is now starting to receive an update to Android 4.2.2, after first being spotted on the Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 10 and Nexus 7.
It looks Android 4.2.2 is starting to roll out to Galaxy Nexus, Nexus 7 and the Nexus 10. The update was first reported to Reddit, and it seems that the update is all about “performance and stability” fixes. What kind of performance updates? One user says that it improved his Bluetooth ability in his car, stating […]
Even though many people think that the iPhone is continuing to dominate the world of smartphones, the recent stats are really stating otherwise. A report has been released by the good people at Canalys, for example, and they’re saying that Android accounted for a full 70 percent of all smartphones shipped during the fourth quarter of last year.
If rumors are to be believed, it looks are gearing up to do another low-cost 7-incher, this time running on an Intel processor.
Ouya CEO Julie Uhrman has announced the Ouya will receive yearly hardware updates, as a break from the traditional console lifecycle of about 5+ years.
In a recent post to the XDA Developers forum, a guide was released to help readers get stock 4.1.2 on their Verizon Galaxy S3’s.
Adding to the growing list of what is possible with an Android device, WINE could soon be making its way over to Google’s mobile OS.
HTC is getting ready to announce a couple of new Android smartphones and it looks like we’ve got the inside scoop on all of their pertinent features and specs. Neither one of these devices sounds like it’s going to be a flagship, as that spot is being reserved for the HTC M7, but they are approaching the middle and lower tier of the market with the M4 and G2, respectively.
Remember the HTC Thunderbolt? I don’t blame you if you totally forgot about it. For those that are still clinging to the device, good news: ICS is coming.
A new Qualcomm roadmap has leaked out to the web revealing what we all already knew, Android 5.0 will in fact be called Key Lime Pie.
Ahead of MWC, Chinese tablet and smartphone vendor, ZTE, has now unveiled a brand new tablet called the ZTE V81.
While $150 or less isn’t going to get you an “iPad killer”, the latest Coby 7-inch MID7065 isn’t half bad, featuring a dual-core processor and 1GB of RAM.
Unfortunately, the newly revealed Acer Liquid E Android smartphone doesn’t have any of them. This is not a high-end smartphone at all.
Skype for Android received a nice update today that includes a new tablet friendly feature: video calling in portrait view on your Android tablet.
Last week we told you that Imangi Studios was releasing Temple Run 2 for iOS devices. It was also made official by Keith Shepherd, co-founder of Imangi, that an Android version was to be released on January 24th.
Today SIRI is known as one of the most impressive features found on Apple hardware, yet did you know that before Apple bought the technology, SIRI was preparing for a very different path: a home on Verizon’s Droid range.
Whether you have heard or not, Temple Run 2, was just released for iOS devices the other day.
If you’d prefer something far more pocketable, then you may be interested in the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Pocket Plus. See, it’s right there in the name that it’ll fit in your pocket.
After making an appearance at CES 2013 with the IdeaPad Yoga 11S (shown above), Lenovo is reportedly planning to introduce an Android version of the convertible.
A new update for Google’s Chrome browser has been pushed out today, and although nothing significantly special has been added, change notes show a good amount of bug fixes, flash updates, and other added performance increases to improve browser speed. Cosmetic-wise, nothing much has changed, other than a much needed bookmark search tool, accessible via the Chrome omnibox.